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Robert Guillaume

 
Date of Birth: November 30, 1937 (85)

Birth Place: St. Louis, MO, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1993
Cyrano [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1976
Nathan Detroit
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1976
Performer
  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 1972
Purlie
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1970
Purlie [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1963
C.J. Moore
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1962
Carl
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1961
Ako
  [Broadway]
City Center Revival, 1960
Second Geologist
2nd Geologist
Singer


Robert Guillaume Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1977 - Outstanding Actor - Musical
Robert Guillaume, Guys and Dolls
 
Tony Awards - 1977 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Robert Guillaume, Guys and Dolls

Robert Guillaume News

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Opens Theatre Season With GUYS AND DOLLS Photo Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe Opens Theatre Season With GUYS AND DOLLS
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2022

Opening Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe's 23rd anniversary season will be one of the most produced musicals in history, ‚ÄúGuys and Dolls.‚ÄĚ

BIG FISH & GOOD WILL HUNTING to be Shown at Nancy Marine Studio Theatre This Month Photo BIG FISH & GOOD WILL HUNTING to be Shown at Nancy Marine Studio Theatre This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 16, 2022

Movies @ the Warner will present BIG FISH, 9/22 at 7 pm. The following week, the Warner will show GOOD WILL HUNTING, 9/29 at 7 pm. 

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS & BIG FISH To Be Screened At Warner Theatre Photo FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS & BIG FISH To Be Screened At Warner Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2022

Movies @ the Warner presents FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS, 9/15 at 7 pm. The following week, the Warner will show BIG FISH, 9/22 at 7 pm. Fall Films are presented by Movies @ the Warner and sponsored by Elevator Service Company.

Kravis Center Honors James Drayton During 16th Annual African-American Film Festival Photo Kravis Center Honors James Drayton During 16th Annual African-American Film Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 21, 2022

Three award-winning films, a dynamic host and the honoring of a local legend will be a part of this year's ArtSmart Continuing Arts Education Series' 16th Annual African-American Film Festival (AAFF) at the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts.

BWW Review: NORM LEWIS AND THE NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at Wolf Trap's Filene Cent Photo BWW Review: NORM LEWIS AND THE NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at Wolf Trap's Filene Center
by Alexander C. Kafka - Jul 31, 2021

A selection of Broadway standards by this accomplished singer and actor is a welcome summer treat.

UN D√ćA COMO HOY: GUYS AND DOLLS volv√≠a a Broadway Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: GUYS AND DOLLS volv√≠a a Broadway
by Nuria Pedret - Jul 21, 2021

El revival de la obra se estrenó en 1976 en el Broadway Theatre con un elenco afroamericano

Theater Stories: GYPSY, EVITA, THE COLOR PURPLE, the FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Revival, & M Photo Theater Stories: GYPSY, EVITA, THE COLOR PURPLE, the FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Revival, & More About The Broadway Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 17, 2021

This week's Theater Stories features the Broadway Theatre! Learn about the shows to have graced the stage of the theatre, including Gypsy, The Color Purple, Evita and more; the show that broke the theatre's box office record, and much more!

Dominion Entertainment To Stream BLACK NATIVITY: A GOSPEL CHRISTMAS MUSICAL EXPERIENC Photo Dominion Entertainment To Stream BLACK NATIVITY: A GOSPEL CHRISTMAS MUSICAL EXPERIENCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2020

The pandemic has not stopped the producers of the hit holiday musical Black Nativity from bringing their production to audiences around the world. Black Nativity: A Gospel Christmas Musical Experience is known for sold out performances in Atlanta, and cities in the southeast, will return this year as a streamed theatrical concertized performance.

Kravis Center Announces 2020-2021 Season of Concerts, Comedy, Dance and Broadway Photo Kravis Center Announces 2020-2021 Season of Concerts, Comedy, Dance and Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2020

With a line-up that features world-class artists in music, dance, comedy, top-touring Broadway hits and more, the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts continues its tradition of offering a diverse season with something for everyone.

Al Hirschfeld Foundation Presents Online Exhibition LOST IN THE STARS: BLACK THEATRE  Photo Al Hirschfeld Foundation Presents Online Exhibition LOST IN THE STARS: BLACK THEATRE MAKERS DRAWN BY HIRSCHFELD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2020

The Al Hirschfeld Foundation has announced the latest in a series of online exhibitions exploring the work of one of the most iconic artists of the last century.

Robert Guillaume Videos

VIDEO: Broderick, Lane & More in Bonus Clips from THE LION KING Signature Edition Videoplay
VIDEO: Broderick, Lane & More in Bonus Clips from THE LION KING Signature Edition

by Caryn Robbins - Aug 25, 2017

Below, check out some great bonus material just released in anticipation of Disney's THE LION KING Signature Edition coming out on Blu-ray next Tuesday, August 29th!

VIDEO: Disney Celebrates World Lion Day with New Music Video of 'Be Prepared' Videoplay
VIDEO: Disney Celebrates World Lion Day with New Music Video of 'Be Prepared'

by Caryn Robbins - Aug 11, 2017

Walt Disney Studios along with David Garibaldi helped celebrate World Lion Day by releasing a special music video of 'Be Prepared' from the upcoming Walt Disney's Signature Collection of THE LION KING.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Broadway's Latest Phantom Norm Lewis Sing 'The Music of the Night'
by Stage Tube - Aug 21, 2014

The longest-running show in Broadway history, Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera, directed by Harold Prince, is currently starring Tony Award nominee Norm Lewis and Broadway and West End star Sierra Boggess. Below, check out a video of Lewis in action as he sings 'The Music of the Night' on stage at the Majestic Theatre!

TV: Banner Year for Two Beloved African-American Broadway Stars - Audra McDonald and Norm Lewis Honored by ABC News
by Robert Diamond - Aug 2, 2014

Last night, on ABC World News, Audra McDonald marked the second African-American Broadway actor to be featured as a PERSON OF THE WEEK on the popular telecast this year. The program is hosted by Diane Sawyer, who soon leaves that chair to 'create innovative specials' for the network. On the broadcast, McDonald discussed how she prepares to become Billie Holiday each night, as she continues to strive bettering her 'Lady Day' for every performance. This production, directed by Lonny Price, earned her the distinction of being the only actress in history to receive a record 6th Tony Award earlier this year.


Robert Guillaume Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Robert Guillaume been in?
Robert Guillaume has appeared on Broadway in 7 shows.

How many West End shows has Robert Guillaume been in?
Robert Guillaume has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Robert Guillaume been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Guys and Dolls and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Guys and Dolls .