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Nteliseng Nkhela

 
Bio:
Nteliseng Nkhela is honored to be making her Broadway debut and joins directly from the Hamburg company of The Lion King. Other credits include Miriam Makeba in The Journey (Zurich), Brenda Fassie in Memeba (Johannesburg) and I'm African (Welkom). (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Nteliseng Nkhela is honored to be making her Broadway debut and joins directly from the Hamburg company of The Lion King. Other credits include Miriam Makeba in The Journey (Zurich), Brenda Fassie in Memeba (Johannesburg) and I'm African (Welkom). (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [West End]
London Production, 2021
Rafiki [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Ensemble [Replacement]
Rafiki [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]
Ensemble [Replacement]
Rafiki (Understudy) [Replacement]

Nteliseng Nkhela Biography

Nteliseng Nkhela is honored to be making her Broadway debut and joins directly from the Hamburg company of The Lion King. Other credits include Miriam Makeba in The Journey (Zurich), Brenda Fassie in Memeba (Johannesburg) and I'm African (Welkom).





Nteliseng Nkhela News

Photos: Go Inside the Curtain Call for THE LION KING's Return to Broadway Photo Photos: Go Inside the Curtain Call for THE LION KING's Return to Broadway
by Jennifer Broski - Sep 15, 2021

The Lion King officially returned to Broadway last night! Check out all new photos of the cast taking their first bow back since March 2020!

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by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021

VIDEO: The Cast of THE LION KING Performs 'Circle of Life' on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Photo VIDEO: The Cast of THE LION KING Performs 'Circle of Life' on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 14, 2021

In celebration of their Broadway return, the cast of The Lion King performed this morning on Good Morning America! The cast began the performance from all across New York City-- from the Brooklyn Bridge to the Statue of Liberty-- and came together at the GMA studio in Times Square to a standing ovation.

HAMILTON, WICKED, CHICAGO & THE LION KING Resume Broadway Performances Tonight Photo HAMILTON, WICKED, CHICAGO & THE LION KING Resume Broadway Performances Tonight
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 14, 2021

The circle of life continues on Broadway! Tonight, Tuesday, September 14, Broadway gets its razzle dazzle back when four beloved musicals return to the stage. Tune in to BroadwayWorld for this one short day of non-stop coverage!

Photos and Video: Watch THE LION KING Cast Reunite to Sing 'The Circle of Life' on Fi Photo Photos and Video: Watch THE LION KING Cast Reunite to Sing 'The Circle of Life' on First Day of Rehearsals
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 19, 2021

The Broadway cast of The Lion King began rehearsals this week for the company’s reopening next month. As previously announced, The Lion King will resume performances on Tuesday, September 14 at the Minskoff Theatre.

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes as THE LION KING Prepares to Return to Broadway Photo VIDEO: Behind the Scenes as THE LION KING Prepares to Return to Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Aug 14, 2021

The Lion King returns to Broadway next month. Learn more about the production and how to purchase tickets to an upcoming performance here!

ALADDIN and THE LION KING Set Casts for Broadway Return  Photo ALADDIN and THE LION KING Set Casts for Broadway Return
by Stephi Wild - Aug 10, 2021

The Lion King begins performances on Tuesday, September 14 at the Minskoff Theatre. Aladdin resumes performances on Tuesday, September 28 at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Learn more about both productions here!

VIDEO: Zachary Noah Piser, Jeremy Stolle, Nteliseng Nkhela & More Perform at BROADWAY Photo VIDEO: Zachary Noah Piser, Jeremy Stolle, Nteliseng Nkhela & More Perform at BROADWAY'S BACK FOR THE CITY'S BEST
by Stage Tube - Jun 2, 2021

A special live concert event, Broadway's Back for the City's Best!, was held on May 26, featuring cast members from the Broadway productions of Moulin Rouge, Diana The Musical, Dear Evan Hansen, Wicked, The Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, and Chicago.

Photo Flash: Zachary Noah Piser, Jeremy Stolle, Nteliseng Nkhela & More Perform at BR Photo Photo Flash: Zachary Noah Piser, Jeremy Stolle, Nteliseng Nkhela & More Perform at BROADWAY'S BACK FOR THE CITY'S BEST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2021

A special live concert event Broadway’s Back for the City’s Best! featured cast members from the Broadway productions of Moulin Rouge, Diana The Musical, Dear Evan Hansen, Wicked, The Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, and Chicago.

Cast Members from MOULIN ROUGE, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and More Join Concert for NYC Pub Photo Cast Members from MOULIN ROUGE, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and More Join Concert for NYC Public School Teachers & Students
by A.A. Cristi - May 24, 2021

A special live concert event Broadway's Back for the City's Best! on May 26 at 11:30 am will feature cast members from the Broadway productions of Moulin Rouge, Diana The Musical, Dear Evan Hansen, Wicked, The Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, and Chicago which are all joining leading NYC arts education non-profit Inside Broadway who will produce and present a free exclusive livestream for all NYC public elementary, middle and high schools.

Nteliseng Nkhela Videos

VIDEO: Zachary Noah Piser, Jeremy Stolle, Nteliseng Nkhela & More Perform at BROADWAY Videoplay
VIDEO: Zachary Noah Piser, Jeremy Stolle, Nteliseng Nkhela & More Perform at BROADWAY'S BACK FOR THE CITY'S BEST

by Stage Tube - Jun 2, 2021

A special live concert event, Broadway's Back for the City's Best!, was held on May 26, featuring cast members from the Broadway productions of Moulin Rouge, Diana The Musical, Dear Evan Hansen, Wicked, The Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, and Chicago.

VIDEO: Cast Members From THE LION KING, FROZEN, & ALADDIN on Broadway Celebrate Black Videoplay
VIDEO: Cast Members From THE LION KING, FROZEN, & ALADDIN on Broadway Celebrate Black History Month on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

by Stage Tube - Feb 26, 2021

The featured performers are Brandon A. McCall, TyNia Brandon, L. Steven Taylor, Mason Reeves, Nteliseng Nkhela, and Olivia Donalson. 'They Live in You' comes from the stage adaptation of 'The Lion King.' 

VIDEO: BTS Performs 'Santa Claus Is Coming To Town' for THE DISNEY HOLIDAY SINGALONG Videoplay
VIDEO: BTS Performs 'Santa Claus Is Coming To Town' for THE DISNEY HOLIDAY SINGALONG

by Stage Tube - Nov 27, 2020

Ryan Seacrest returns to host¬†a night of merry music and magic on ‚ÄúThe Disney Holiday Singalong,‚Ä̬†MONDAY, NOV. 30¬†(8:00-9:00 p.m. EST).¬†


Nteliseng Nkhela Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Nteliseng Nkhela been in?
Nteliseng Nkhela has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Nteliseng Nkhela been in?
Nteliseng Nkhela has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Nteliseng Nkhela's first West End show?
Nteliseng Nkhela's first West End show was The Lion King which opened in 2021


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@ntelisengnkhela - 4/3/22 02:28pm RT @BigInduna: Also @ntelisengnkhela stole the show as Rafiki. I mean wow ??thank you


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