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Pearl Khwezi

 
Bio:
From Durban South Africa, Pearl performed in The Lion King Madrid (2016-2018). She also toured with the KZN Youth Choir (2012-2015) competing in Poland and Italy where she won best female soloist in the Florence International Choir Festival (2013). (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
From Durban South Africa, Pearl performed in The Lion King Madrid (2016-2018). She also toured with the KZN Youth Choir (2012-2015) competing in Poland and Italy where she won best female soloist in the Florence International Choir Festival (2013). (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Ensemble [Replacement]
Nala [Replacement]

Pearl Khwezi Biography

From Durban South Africa, Pearl performed in The Lion King Madrid (2016-2018). She also toured with the KZN Youth Choir (2012-2015) competing in Poland and Italy where she won best female soloist in the Florence International Choir Festival (2013).




Pearl Khwezi News

Photos: Broadway Comes to the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Photo Photos: Broadway Comes to the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
by Michael Major - Nov 25, 2022

Check out photos of Lea Michele and the cast of Funny Girl, the Broadway cast of The Lion King, Natasha Yvette Williams, J. Harrison Ghee, and Adrianna Hicks and the cast of Some Like It Hot, and Will Swenson and the cast of A Beautiful Noise performing on the 2022 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade now!

VIDEO: THE LION KING Cast Performs Tiny Desk Concert For 25th Anniversary Photo VIDEO: THE LION KING Cast Performs Tiny Desk Concert For 25th Anniversary
by Michael Major - Nov 11, 2022

The cast of The Lion King on Broadway, including L. Steven Taylor, Tshidi Manye, Brandon A. McCall, Pearl Khwezi, Lindiwe Dlamini, Mduduzi Madela, and S'bu Ngema, performed “Circle of Life,' 'They Live in You,' 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight,' 'Hakuna Matata,' 'Endless Night / Shadowland,' and 'Circle of Life' (Reprise). Watch the video now!

VIDEO: Elton John Sings 'Can You Feel The Love Tonight' From THE LION KING on GOOD MO Photo VIDEO: Elton John Sings 'Can You Feel The Love Tonight' From THE LION KING on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Michael Major - Nov 10, 2022

Sir Elton John honored The Lion King's 25th Anniversary on Broadway this morning by singing 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' on Good Morning America. Before the performance, John shared how he first became involved in the musical and how it went on to change his life. Watch a complete video performance now!

THE LION KING to Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA With Elton John on Thursday Photo THE LION KING to Perform on GOOD MORNING AMERICA With Elton John on Thursday
by Michael Major - Nov 7, 2022

The Lion King will celebrate its 25th anniversary on Broadway this Thursday, November 10, with a performance on Good Morning America. The segment will also feature an appearance by the musical's composter, music superstar Elton John. The Broadway production currently stars Pearl Khwezi, L. Steven Taylor, Brandon A. McCall and more.

Photos: Check Out New Production Images of THE LION KING Ahead of its 25th Anniversar Photo Photos: Check Out New Production Images of THE LION KING Ahead of its 25th Anniversary
by Show Highlights - Oct 25, 2022

New production photographs of the current company of The Lion King on Broadway have been released. The Lion King will kick off its 25th anniversary celebration this November!  Check out the photos here!

Photos: ALADDIN, THE LION KING & More Take the Stage at Broadway in Bryant Park Photo Photos: ALADDIN, THE LION KING & More Take the Stage at Broadway in Bryant Park
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Aug 4, 2022

Broadway in Bryant Park is back! iHeartMedia New York's 106.7 LITE FM kicked of its 2022 season of the beloved series today with FREE performances all August long.

VIDEO: THE LION KING's Pearl Khwezi is On the Rise! Photo VIDEO: THE LION KING's Pearl Khwezi is On the Rise!
by Candace Cordelia - Jul 15, 2022

There is a new lion queen in The Lion King! South African native Pearl Khwezi recently assumed the role of 'Nala' in The Lion King on Broadway, in which she previously appeared in the ensemble and covered both Rafiki and Nala. Watch as Pearl chats more about her new starring role and so much more!

Pearl Khwezi to Assume the Role of Nala in THE LION KING Beginning Tonight Photo Pearl Khwezi to Assume the Role of Nala in THE LION KING Beginning Tonight
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

The Lion King has announced that Pearl Khwezi will assume the role of Nala in the Broadway production beginning tonight, Tuesday, May 24, 2022. Adrienne Walker played her final performance last month.

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

Pearl Khwezi Videos

VIDEO: THE LION KING Cast Performs Tiny Desk Concert For 25th Anniversary Videoplay
VIDEO: THE LION KING Cast Performs Tiny Desk Concert For 25th Anniversary

by Michael Major - Nov 11, 2022

The cast of The Lion King on Broadway, including L. Steven Taylor, Tshidi Manye, Brandon A. McCall, Pearl Khwezi, Lindiwe Dlamini, Mduduzi Madela, and S'bu Ngema, performed “Circle of Life,' 'They Live in You,' 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight,' 'Hakuna Matata,' 'Endless Night / Shadowland,' and 'Circle of Life' (Reprise). Watch the video now!

VIDEO: Elton John Sings 'Can You Feel The Love Tonight' From THE LION KING on GOOD MO Videoplay
VIDEO: Elton John Sings 'Can You Feel The Love Tonight' From THE LION KING on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

by Michael Major - Nov 10, 2022

Sir Elton John honored The Lion King's 25th Anniversary on Broadway this morning by singing 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' on Good Morning America. Before the performance, John shared how he first became involved in the musical and how it went on to change his life. Watch a complete video performance now!

VIDEO: THE LION KING's Pearl Khwezi is On the Rise! Videoplay
VIDEO: THE LION KING's Pearl Khwezi is On the Rise!

by Candace Cordelia - Jul 15, 2022

There is a new lion queen in The Lion King! South African native Pearl Khwezi recently assumed the role of 'Nala' in The Lion King on Broadway, in which she previously appeared in the ensemble and covered both Rafiki and Nala. Watch as Pearl chats more about her new starring role and so much more!


Pearl Khwezi Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Pearl Khwezi been in?
Pearl Khwezi has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Pearl Khwezi been in?
Pearl Khwezi has not appeared in the West End