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Renee Elise Goldsberry

 
Bio:
Goldsberry's extensive Theatre credits include Good People, Nala in the Broadway production of The Lion King, Nettie in the Original Broadway production of The Color Purple, Mimi M√°rquez in the Rent. Goldsberry is best known for her portrayal of Angelica Schuyler in the Off-Broadway and Broadway ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Goldsberry's extensive Theatre credits include Good People, Nala in the Broadway production of The Lion King, Nettie in the Original Broadway production of The Color Purple, Mimi M√°rquez in the Rent. Goldsberry is best known for her portrayal of Angelica Schuyler in the Off-Broadway and Broadway ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Angelica Schuyler
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Production, 2015
Angelica Schuyler
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2013
Heather
  [Off-Broadway]
Public LAB Production, 2011
Performer
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2011
Kate
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Nettie
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2005
Silvia
Silvia
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1997
Nala [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1996
Mimi Marquez [Replacement]

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Marilu Henner, Jeffory Lawson, Renee Elise Goldsberry Photo

Marilu Henner, Jeffory Lawson, Renee Elise Goldsberry

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Marilu Henner, Jeffory Lawson, Renee Elise Goldsberry Photo

Marilu Henner, Jeffory Lawson, Renee Elise Goldsberry

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06/15/2022
Darius Harper, Nick Cartell, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Jesse Nager, Kevin Scheuring, An Photo

Darius Harper, Nick Cartell, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Jesse Nager, Kevin Scheuring, Anthony Festa

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Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
Angelica Schuyler

  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Production, 2015
Angelica Schuyler

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2013
Heather

  [Off-Broadway]
Public LAB Production, 2011
Performer

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2011
Kate

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Nettie

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 2005
Silvia

Silvia

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

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1996
Mimi Marquez [Replacement]

Renee Elise Goldsberry Biography

Goldsberry's extensive Theatre credits include Good People, Nala in the Broadway production of The Lion King, Nettie in the Original Broadway production of The Color Purple, Mimi M√°rquez in the Rent. Goldsberry is best known for her portrayal of Angelica Schuyler in the Off-Broadway and Broadway productions of Hamilton, for which she won a 2015 Drama Desk Award, the Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical, and the 2016 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical.

Goldsberry (center) performs with Hamilton castmates at the White House
Goldsberry originated the role of Angelica Schuyler in Hamilton,[12] playing her last performance in the role on September 3, 2016.[13] For her work in the production, she won a 2015 Drama Desk Award, the Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical, and the 2016 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical. In addition, as a member of the principal cast, she also received a Grammy Award after the original cast album won Best Musical Theater Album at the 2016 Grammy Awards.[14]
Broadway: Hamilton, Good People, The Color Purple, Rent, The Lion King. Off-Broadway: Hamilton (Lortel and Drama Desk Award), As You Like It, Love’s Labour’s Lost, Two Gentlemen of Verona.

Goldsberry had a recurring role on the Fox legal comedy-drama Ally McBeal. Shortly after, Goldsberry portrayed attorney Evangeline Williamson on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live from She was nominated for an NAACP Image Award in 2004 for Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series, and won a Soap Opera Digest Award in 2005. Goldsberry later held a recurring role as assistant state attorney Geneva Pine on The Good Wife. Goldsberry has also made guest appearances on series such as Evil, Star Trek: Enterprise, Royal Pains, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Younger, Masters of Sex, and That '80s Show, Younger, and NBC's Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist. Goldsberry can most recently be seen in Peacock's Girls5Eva.

Goldsberry's film credits include All About You, Pistol Whipped, Every Secret Thing, Sisters, and Waves with co-star Sterling K. Brown.

Renee Elise Goldsberry Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical Gold Star
Renee Elise Goldsberry, Hamilton
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2015 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Renee Elise Goldsberry, Hamilton
 
The Lortels - 2015 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical Gold Star
Renée Elise Goldsberry, Hamilton
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Renee Elise, Good People

Renee Elise Goldsberry News

HAMILTON Tony-Winner Renee Elise Goldsberry To Open 28th Season At Mayo Performing Ar Photo HAMILTON Tony-Winner Renee Elise Goldsberry To Open 28th Season At Mayo Performing Arts Center
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 26, 2022

Tony Award winning Broadway performer Renée Elise Goldsberry opens Mayo Performing Arts Center's 28th season on Friday, September 30 at 8 pm. Tickets are $49-$99.

Photos: Inside The Westport Country Playhouse's 2022 Gala With Renee Elise Goldsberry Photo Photos: Inside The Westport Country Playhouse's 2022 Gala With Renee Elise Goldsberry, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2022

Multi-award-winning Broadway star¬†Ren√©e Elise Goldsberry, perhaps best known for her role as Angelica Schuyler in the musical ‚ÄúHamilton,‚Ä̬†headlined¬†Westport Country Playhouse‚Äôs 2022 Gala, ‚ÄúBack to the Playhouse!,‚Ä̬†on Saturday evening, September 17. Check out photos here!

Aaron Lazar, Christiane Noll, Sarah Beth Pfeifer & More to Star in FUN HOME at Theate Photo Aaron Lazar, Christiane Noll, Sarah Beth Pfeifer & More to Star in FUN HOME at TheaterWorks Hartford
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022

TheaterWorks Hartford will open its 2022-2023 season with Fun Home. The cast for Fun Home includes Broadway veterans Aaron Lazar as Bruce, Christiane Noll as Helen, and Sarah Beth Pfeifer.

Renee Elise Goldsberry to Open MPAC's 28th Season This Month Photo Renee Elise Goldsberry to Open MPAC's 28th Season This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022

Tony Award winning Broadway performer Renée Elise Goldsberry will open Mayo Performing Arts Center’s 28th season on Friday, September 30 at 8 pm.

Renee Elise Goldsberry, Hoobastank & Lit, Peppa Pig, Jay Leno, and More Set For This  Photo Renee Elise Goldsberry, Hoobastank & Lit, Peppa Pig, Jay Leno, and More Set For This Fall at MPAC
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2022

MPAC's 28th season gears up this fall as a diverse lineup of artists get set to take the stage including Tony Winner Renee Elise Goldsberry, blues favorite Robert Cray, Latin Grammy winner Nella, 90s alternative rock groups Hoobastank and Lit, and popular children's shows Peppa Pig and more. We'll even be inviting the afterlife with ghost hunter Amy Bruni!

FUN HOME opens TheaterWorks Hartford's 22/23 Season Photo FUN HOME opens TheaterWorks Hartford's 22/23 Season
by Grace Cutler - Aug 20, 2022

TheaterWorks Hartford, under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Rob Ruggiero, has announced details for its upcoming 2022‚Äď2023 season which is filled with great music, captivating stories, and world-class writing.

Photos: Go Inside the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards Photo Photos: Go Inside the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards
by Jennifer Broski - Jun 15, 2022

Check out photos from this year's Drama Desk Awards. 

Wake Up With BWW 6/14: TONY AWARDS Performances, Photos, Reviews, Ratings, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 6/14: TONY AWARDS Performances, Photos, Reviews, Ratings, and More!
by - Jun 14, 2022

Today's top stories include further coverage from this weekend's Tony Awards, including all of the performances, ratings, reviews, and more! Plus, Hugh Jackman will miss performances of The Music Man after testing positive for COVID-19, and more.

Photos: Inside the 75th Annual Tony Awards Photo Photos: Inside the 75th Annual Tony Awards
by Michael Major - Jun 13, 2022

Last night, the 75th Annual Tony Awards were hosted by Oscar-winner Ariana DeBose. The evening included appearances by Hugh Jackman, Sutton Foster, Patti LuPone, Jennifer Hudson, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Jonathan Groff, Lea Michele, Andrew Garfield, Cynthia Erivo, and more. Check out photos from inside the event now!

Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet Photo Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 12, 2022

We're taking you to the red carpet for a look at all of the stars (and what they're wearing) at them 2022 Tony Awards!

Renee Elise Goldsberry Videos

BWW Interview: Jeff Richmond & Meredith Scardino Talk Broadway Cameos in GIRLS5EVA Se VideoBWW Interview: Jeff Richmond & Meredith Scardino Talk Broadway Cameos in GIRLS5EVA Season Two
by Michael Major - Apr 29, 2022

BroadwayWorld caught up with the show's creators, Jeff Richmond and Meredith Scardino, to discuss what viewers can expect from the new season. They also teased the Broadway cameos that audiences can expect from the upcoming season, including Ashley Park, Erika Henningsen, James Monroe Iglehart, and more.

BWW Interview: Busy Phillips & Paula Pell on What to Expect From GIRLS5EVA Season Two VideoBWW Interview: Busy Phillips & Paula Pell on What to Expect From GIRLS5EVA Season Two
by Michael Major - May 1, 2022

BroadwayWorld caught up with Busy Phillips and Paula Pell to discuss how they approached the singing and musical aspects of the show as comedians. The pair also reveled what audiences can expect from the new season, who they're channeling through their characters, and more.

BWW Interview: Sara Bareilles & Renee Elise Goldsberry on Relating to Their GIRLS5EVA VideoBWW Interview: Sara Bareilles & Renee Elise Goldsberry on Relating to Their GIRLS5EVA Characters
by Michael Major - Apr 30, 2022

BroadwayWorld caught up with Sara Bareilles and Renee Elise Goldsberry to discuss the highly-anticipated second season of Girls5Eva. They speak on their favorite days on set, the Broadway cameos, how they relate to their characters, and more.

VIDEO: Go Behind the 'Sunday Brunch' Scene in New TICK, TICK...BOOM! Featurette VideoVIDEO: Go Behind the 'Sunday Brunch' Scene in New TICK, TICK...BOOM! Featurette
by Michael Major - Nov 26, 2021

The video explores one of the film's biggest scenes, the 'Sunday Brunch' sequence, which features a number of big Broadway cameos. Check out the new video, which includes a look at Bernadette Peters, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Phillipa Soo, Lin Manuel Miranda, Adam Pascal, Daphne Rubin Vega, Beth Malone, Chita Rivera, and more!

VIDEO: Watch Sara Bareilles, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Ashley Park, and More in 'Famous VideoVIDEO: Watch Sara Bareilles, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Ashley Park, and More in 'Famous 5eva' from GIRLS5EVA
by Stage Tube - May 16, 2021

They're gonna be famous 5eva, 'cause 4eva's 2 short! Watch the members of Girls5eva (Sara Bareilles, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Busy Philipps, Ashley Park, and Erika Henningsen) in their brand-new music video 'Famous 5eva.'

VIDEO: Original HAMILTON Cast Members Perform 'The Room Where It Happens' at Joe Bide VideoVIDEO: Original HAMILTON Cast Members Perform 'The Room Where It Happens' at Joe Biden Virtual Fundraiser
by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2020

On Friday, Lin-Manuel Miranda and original cast members from Broadway's Hamilton appeared and performed as part of a virtual fundraiser for presidential candidate Joe Biden.

VIDEO: Renee Elise Goldsberry, Phillipa Soo and Jasmine Cephas Jones Talk HAMILTON on VideoVIDEO: Renee Elise Goldsberry, Phillipa Soo and Jasmine Cephas Jones Talk HAMILTON on GMA
by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2020

Renee Elise Goldsberry, Phillipa Soo and Jasmine Cephas Jones, who originally played the Schuyler Sisters in the Broadway musical Hamilton, stop by Good Morning America on Tuesday to discuss the upcoming production on Disney+.

VIDEO: Watch the Performance of 'Fight Song' Featuring Deaf West Theatre Company on Z VideoVIDEO: Watch the Performance of 'Fight Song' Featuring Deaf West Theatre Company on ZOEY'S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST
by Stage Tube - Apr 10, 2020

NBC has shared the video of the unique rendition of Rachel Platten's a?oeFight Song,a?? as performed through dance and American Sign Language on last week's episode of Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist.

VIDEO: See Renee Elise Goldsberry in the ALTERED CARBON Season Two Trailer VideoVIDEO: See Renee Elise Goldsberry in the ALTERED CARBON Season Two Trailer
by Stage Tube - Feb 11, 2020

Netflix has released the season two trailer for Altered Carbon, starring Anthony Mackie, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Lela Loren, Simone Missick, Chris Conner, Dina Shihabi and Torben Liebrecht. In Altered Carbon, society is transformed by new technology: consciousness can be digitized; human bodies are interchangeable; death is no longer permanent.

VIDEO: Watch a Scene from EVIL on CBS! VideoVIDEO: Watch a Scene from EVIL on CBS!
by Stage Tube - Dec 6, 2019

Kristen helps David's lawyer to go on the attack.


Renee Elise Goldsberry Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Renee Elise Goldsberry been in?
Renee Elise Goldsberry has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Renee Elise Goldsberry been in?
Renee Elise Goldsberry has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Renee Elise Goldsberry been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Hamilton , Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Hamilton Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (The Lortels) for Hamilton and Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Good People .

What awards has Renee Elise Goldsberry won?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Hamilton Outstanding Actress in a Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Hamiltonand Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (The Lortels) for Hamilton.