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Opal Alladin

 
Bio:
Opal Alladin recently took on the role of Nadya for the U.S. revival of the London production Travesties. Opal has the distinction of being the first woman of color to play the title role of Hedda on Broadway while understudying the 2009 Production of Hedda Gabler at the American Airlines Theater. ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Opal Alladin recently took on the role of Nadya for the U.S. revival of the London production Travesties. Opal has the distinction of being the first woman of color to play the title role of Hedda on Broadway while understudying the 2009 Production of Hedda Gabler at the American Airlines Theater. ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Revival, 2018
Nadya
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Chelsea Thayer Wayne (Standby)

Opal Alladin Biography

Opal Alladin recently took on the role of Nadya for the U.S. revival of the London production Travesties. Opal has the distinction of being the first woman of color to play the title role of Hedda on Broadway while understudying the 2009 Production of Hedda Gabler at the American Airlines Theater. Other favored NY/Broadway credits include: On Golden Pond (starring James Earl Jones), Close Up Space (MTC), What We Once Felt (LCT), Romeo and Juliet & Midsummer Nights Dream (the Public Theater, Shakespeare in the Park), Miss Julie (Cherry Lane). Favored Regional Credits: Hamlet (The Globe Theater), The Vibrator Play (Wilma Theater), The Violet Hour (Barrington Stage), Breath Boom (Yale), Wit (Pittsburgh Public Theater), Twelfth Night (The Guthrie), As You Like it; Anthony and Cleopatra; Henry IV (Shakespeare Theater in DC). Opal will soon be seen in the upcoming films November Criminals starring Chloe Grace Moretz & Ansel Elgort and Before/During/After. Other TV/FILM credits include: Jellysmoke opposite Michael Ealy, Brown Sugar, Oscar nominated United 93, The Blacklist Redemption, Elementary, The Affair, Madam Secretary, The Good Wife, Micheal J. Fox show, Law and Order, LAO SUV, Person of Interest, Rescue Me, Unforgettable. Opal is a graduate of the Juilliard School.




Opal Alladin News

How Many Tom Stoppard Plays Have Been Performed on Broadway? Photo How Many Tom Stoppard Plays Have Been Performed on Broadway?
by BWW Features - Oct 2, 2022

Leopoldstadt marks the 19th production of a Tom Stoppard play to open on Broadway since Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead opened 55 years ago. Stoppard has won four Best Play Tony Awards, more than any other playwright in history. What are the 18 other productions of Tom Stoppard plays to open on Broadway? Let's take a look back!

VIDEO: The Old Globe's HAMLET: ON THE RADIO is Now Available to Watch in Full Photo VIDEO: The Old Globe's HAMLET: ON THE RADIO is Now Available to Watch in Full
by Stage Tube - Jul 16, 2021

The 2017 production at the Globe was the most successful in the theatre’s history, and all of the principal cast members return to voice their roles in one of the greatest plays ever written. Many of the ensemble also return, along with two new cast members, to round out the company.

Complete Cast, Creative Team, and Schedule Announced for HAMLET: ON THE RADIO Photo Complete Cast, Creative Team, and Schedule Announced for HAMLET: ON THE RADIO
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 19, 2021

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for Hamlet: On the Radio, in a partnership with KPBS. The Globe’s Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein is transforming his smash-hit 2017 production of William Shakespeare’s exhilarating tragedy into an audio-only revival.

The Old Globe Announces Finale of THINKING SHAKESPEARE LIVE: SONNETS! Featuring Blair Photo The Old Globe Announces Finale of THINKING SHAKESPEARE LIVE: SONNETS! Featuring Blair Underwood, Kate Burton & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 1, 2020

The Old Globe announced today that it will present the series finale of Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein's hit online series Thinking Shakespeare Live: Sonnets! on Tuesday, October 20 at 6:30 p.m. PDT.

VIDEO: Opal Alladin Discusses Her Memories of the Old Globe Photo VIDEO: Opal Alladin Discusses Her Memories of the Old Globe
by Stage Tube - Jul 18, 2020

Opal Alladin has performed at The Old Globe in Hamlet, Tiny Beautiful Things, and Hurricane Diane. In a new video, as part of the GlobeRISING series, Alladin revisits some of those memories and shares why the Globe matters to her.

BWW Review: HURRICANE DIANE brings gale-force laughter at The Old Globe Photo BWW Review: HURRICANE DIANE brings gale-force laughter at The Old Globe
by E.H. Reiter - Feb 17, 2020

If you were a god who specialized in green and growing things and wanted to try to save the planet, New Jersey aka a?oeThe Garden Statea?? may seem like the natural place to start. In HURRICANE DIANE, the new comedy by playwright Madeleine George, playing at the Old Globe proves that while Jersey may have that nickname it's not a bed of roses.

Photo Flash: West Coast Premiere of HURRICANE DIANE at The Old Globe Photo Photo Flash: West Coast Premiere of HURRICANE DIANE at The Old Globe
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 14, 2020

The Old Globe presents the west coast premiere of Hurricane Diane by Madeleine George, directed by James V√°squez.

Photo Flash: Check Out Photos of the Cast of The Old Globe's HURRICANE DIANE Photo Photo Flash: Check Out Photos of the Cast of The Old Globe's HURRICANE DIANE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 29, 2020

The Old Globe will present the West Coast Premiere of HURRICANE DIANE by Madeleine George, directed by James V√°squez.

Cast and Creative Announced for West Coast Premiere of HURRICANE DIANE Photo Cast and Creative Announced for West Coast Premiere of HURRICANE DIANE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 10, 2020

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for the West Coast premiere of Hurricane Diane, the new unconventional, Obie Award-winning comedy from Pulitzer Prize finalist Madeleine George (The Sore Loser, The (curious case of the) Watson Intelligence, Seven Homeless Mammoths Wander New England).

BWW Review: TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Photo BWW Review: TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS
by E.H. Reiter - Feb 16, 2019

TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS, now playing at The Old Globe through March 17th, is a play all about empathy, being heard, and feeling that connection.

Opal Alladin Videos

VIDEO: The Old Globe's HAMLET: ON THE RADIO is Now Available to Watch in Full Videoplay
VIDEO: The Old Globe's HAMLET: ON THE RADIO is Now Available to Watch in Full

by Stage Tube - Jul 16, 2021

The 2017 production at the Globe was the most successful in the theatre’s history, and all of the principal cast members return to voice their roles in one of the greatest plays ever written. Many of the ensemble also return, along with two new cast members, to round out the company.

VIDEO: Opal Alladin Discusses Her Memories of the Old Globe Videoplay
VIDEO: Opal Alladin Discusses Her Memories of the Old Globe

by Stage Tube - Jul 18, 2020

Opal Alladin has performed at The Old Globe in Hamlet, Tiny Beautiful Things, and Hurricane Diane. In a new video, as part of the GlobeRISING series, Alladin revisits some of those memories and shares why the Globe matters to her.

BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of TRAVESTIES with Tom Hollander and More! Videoplay
BWW TV: Go Inside Opening Night of TRAVESTIES with Tom Hollander and More!

by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 25, 2018

Travesties, a limited engagement through Sunday, June 17, 2018, opened just last night at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street). We're taking you inside the festivities below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Tom Hollander and Company in TRAVESTIES on Broadway! Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Tom Hollander and Company in TRAVESTIES on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 20, 2018

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) - in association with Chocolate Factory Productions (David Babani, Artistic Director) and Sonia Friedman Productions -present the first Broadway revival of Tom Stoppard's Tony Award-winning play Travesties.

BWW TV: What's TRAVESTIES All About? Tom Hollander and Company Explain! Videoplay
BWW TV: What's TRAVESTIES All About? Tom Hollander and Company Explain!

by TV - Press Previews - Mar 11, 2018

The cast of Roundabout Theatre Company's Broadway revival of Tom Stoppard's Tony Award-winning play Travesties met the press this week and BroadwayWorld was on hand to catch all the action. Get the full scoop on the play straight from the cast below!


Opal Alladin Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Opal Alladin been in?
Opal Alladin has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Opal Alladin been in?
Opal Alladin has not appeared in the West End