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Roberta Gumbel

 
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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2005
Liz
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1998
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1994
The Show Boat Ensemble [Replacement]
Julie (Understudy) [Replacement]






Roberta Gumbel News

IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY Returns To Portland Center Stage Photo IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY Returns To Portland Center Stage
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 7, 2022

George Bailey, Clarence, and the Bedford Falls community will come to life at Portland Center Stage this holiday season, in a fresh, inventive reimagining of the beloved holiday story. It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play will begin preview performances on November 19, open on November 25, and run through December 24 on the U.S. Bank Main Stage. Tickets are on sale now.

Des Moines Metro Opera Announces 2023 Festival Season Photo Des Moines Metro Opera Announces 2023 Festival Season
by Stephi Wild - Oct 5, 2022

Des Moines Metro Opera's General and Artistic Director, Michael Egel, has announced the complete repertory for the company's 2023 Festival Season.

Film Takes Center Stage at Festival O22 Photo Film Takes Center Stage at Festival O22
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2022

On the heels of a successful opening weekend and rave reviews for live productions of Rossini's Otello and Toshio Hosokawa's The Raven, Opera Philadelphia's Festival O continues this week with the first Opera on Film series, featuring more than 30 cinematic operas presented in 12 screenings at the Philadelphia Film Center.

Soprano Karen Slack Announces Season Highlights Photo Soprano Karen Slack Announces Season Highlights
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2022

Karen Slack has announced her 2022-2023 season, featuring an expansive range of programming spanning the recital, orchestral, and operatic worlds.

Sono Luminus Releases Cellist Hannah Collins' RESONANCE LINES Photo Sono Luminus Releases Cellist Hannah Collins' RESONANCE LINES
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 12, 2021

Sono Luminus announces the September 24, 2021 release of Resonance Lines from cellist Hannah Collins. Making her label debut with this album, Collins created a tribute to people with whom she has had inspiring interpersonal connections, celebrating the rich collaborative worlds that lead to these works which are performed alone.

VIDEO: Roberta Gumbel Performs 'Beautiful Brown Boy' From DWB (DRIVING WHILE BLACK) Photo VIDEO: Roberta Gumbel Performs 'Beautiful Brown Boy' From DWB (DRIVING WHILE BLACK)
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 7, 2021

See the newly released video for 'My Beautiful Brown Boy' from dwb (driving while black).

BWW Review: dwb (driving while black) film at UrbanArias Photo BWW Review: dwb (driving while black) film at UrbanArias
by Barbara Trainin Blank - May 3, 2021

The title and content of this filmed opera reminded me of a friend with a young biracial relative. Whenever he ventures out, whether by foot or car, his mother provides him with a letter explaining who he is and asserting that his purpose is benevolent in case the police may approach him.

UrbanArias Premieres Filmed Opera DRIVING WHILE BLACK Photo UrbanArias Premieres Filmed Opera DRIVING WHILE BLACK
by Stephi Wild - Feb 23, 2021

UrbanArias has announced the premiere of driving While Black, a filmed version of Susan Kander and Roberta Gumbel's opera about the tales, traumas, and triumphs of Black motherhood.

DWB (DRIVING WHILE BLACK) Now Available for Streaming Photo DWB (DRIVING WHILE BLACK) Now Available for Streaming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 23, 2020

Baruch Performing Arts Center and Opera Omaha present the virtual, directed-for-video premiere of dwb (driving while black) from October 23, 2020 at 9:00am ET through October 29, 2020 at 9:00pm ET.

Baruch Performing Arts Center & Opera Omaha Present the Virtual Premiere of 'dwb (dri Photo Baruch Performing Arts Center & Opera Omaha Present the Virtual Premiere of 'dwb (driving while black)'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 10, 2020

Baruch Performing Arts Center and Opera Omaha present the virtual, directed-for-video premiere of dwb (driving while black) from October 23, 2020 at 9:00am ET through October 29, 2020 at 9:00pm ET.


Roberta Gumbel Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Roberta Gumbel been in?
Roberta Gumbel has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Roberta Gumbel been in?
Roberta Gumbel has not appeared in the West End