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Rosalind Brown

 
Birth Place:
New York City
Bio:
Rosalind Brown recently starred as Alberta Hunter in the TOSOS production of LEAVING THE BLUES at The Flea Theatre. Broadway: Original cast of Footloose (Wendy Jo) and One Mo’ Time (Thelma). Regional: Dreamgirls (Lorrell), Ain’t Misbehavin (Nell), Little Shop of Horrors (Ronnette), European Tour ... (read complete bio)
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Birth Place: New York City

Bio:
Rosalind Brown recently starred as Alberta Hunter in the TOSOS production of LEAVING THE BLUES at The Flea Theatre. Broadway: Original cast of Footloose (Wendy Jo) and One Mo’ Time (Thelma). Regional: Dreamgirls (Lorrell), Ain’t Misbehavin (Nell), Little Shop of Horrors (Ronnette), European Tour ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
Las Vegas Production, 2004
Ensemble
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Thelma
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2001
Abraham Lincoln
The Tribe
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Wendy Jo

Photos

Steven Reineke, Kenny Seymour, Jamie deRoy, Capathia Jenkins, Tony DeSare, Christophe Photo

Steven Reineke, Kenny Seymour, Jamie deRoy, Capathia Jenkins, Tony DeSare, Christopher Riddle, Richard Maltby, Jr, and Rosalind Brown

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Date:
03/17/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Regional (US)]
Las Vegas Production, 2004
Ensemble

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Thelma

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 2001
Abraham Lincoln

The Tribe

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1998
Wendy Jo

Rosalind Brown Biography

Rosalind Brown recently starred as Alberta Hunter in the TOSOS production of LEAVING THE BLUES at The Flea Theatre. Broadway: Original cast of Footloose (Wendy Jo) and One Mo’ Time (Thelma). Regional: Dreamgirls (Lorrell), Ain’t Misbehavin (Nell), Little Shop of Horrors (Ronnette), European Tour of HAIR (Dionne), We Will Rock You: The Music of QUEEN (Paris Hotel; Las Vegas)
Television: When They See Us (NETFLIX) Orange Is The New Black (NETFLIX), Power (STARZ), BillIons (SHOWTIME), Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (NETFLIX), The Leftovers (HBO), Broad City (Comedy Central), Law & Order: SVU (NBC), Third Watch (NBC), All My Children (ABC). Rosalind was also a solo opening act for legendary comedian Bob Newhart (Ft Worth Bass Performance Hall) and featured singer for comedian George Wallace at The Flaming Hotel in Las Vegas. She has shared the stage with late greats; Aretha Franklin and Natalie Cole, Stevie Wonder, Patti LaBelle, Mary J Blige, and a host of other celebrated musical geniuses. Rosalind is currently rockin’ out as vocal director and feature female singer as part of the band Independent Council Of Funk (ICF) with "Morning Joe" host (MSNBC) and front man Joe Scaborough.





Rosalind Brown News

BREATH & IMAGINATION: The Story Of Roland Hayes Opens Next Month at Penguin Rep Theat Photo BREATH & IMAGINATION: The Story Of Roland Hayes Opens Next Month at Penguin Rep Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2022

Penguin Rep Theatre, the Stony Point-based nonprofit professional theatre, kicks off its summer season with BREATH & IMAGINATION: THE STORY OF ROLAND HAYES, a musical play by Daniel Beaty about trailblazing African-American vocalist Roland Hayes, starting Friday, July 8, artistic director Joe Brancato announced today.

Penguin Rep Theatre Kicks Off Its Summer Season With BREATH & IMAGINATION Photo Penguin Rep Theatre Kicks Off Its Summer Season With BREATH & IMAGINATION
by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2022

Penguin Rep Theatre, the Stony Point-based nonprofit professional theatre, kicks off its summer season with BREATH & IMAGINATION: THE STORY OF ROLAND HAYES, a musical play by Daniel Beaty about trailblazing African-American vocalist Roland Hayes, starting Friday, July 8, artistic director Joe Brancato announced.

Photos: The New York Pops Present GET HAPPY: THAT NELSON RIDDLE SOUND Photo Photos: The New York Pops Present GET HAPPY: THAT NELSON RIDDLE SOUND
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Mar 17, 2022

The New York Pops, led by Music Director and Conductor Steven Reineke, presented Get Happy: That Nelson Riddle Sound on Wednesday, March 16, 2022 at 8:00pm in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall. 

The Tank Announces Director's Showcase Photo The Tank Announces Director's Showcase
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 18, 2021

The Tank will feature a Director's Showcase produced by Dennis Corsi (Artistic Director of The Fresh Fruit Festival and Director of New Works at Live & In Color) featuring excerpts from bold new work from five directors and six emerging playwrights.

Winners Announced For 2020 AUDELCO Awards Photo Winners Announced For 2020 AUDELCO Awards
by Stephi Wild - Dec 4, 2020

The 48th Annual Vivian Robinson AUDELCO Awards occurred virtually on Monday, November 30, 2020 at 7pm hosted by Roger Guenveur Smith, the AUDELCO award winning actor, best known for his “The Huey P. Newton Story” and as Smiley in Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing”! and LaChanze, AUDELCO award winner for “The Secret Life of Bees” and 2006 Tony award winner for “The Color Purple”. 

2020 AUDELCO Nominations Announced Photo 2020 AUDELCO Nominations Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2020

The 48th Annual Vivian Robinson AUDELCO Awards will occur virtually on Monday, November 30, 2020 at 7pm and will be hosted by Roger Guenveur Smith, the AUDELCO award winning actor, best known for his 'The Huey P. Newton Story' and as Smiley in Spike Lee's 'Do the Right Thing'!

Nominations Announced For the 2020 AUDELCO 'VIV' Awards - BROADBEND, ARKANSAS, THE WR Photo Nominations Announced For the 2020 AUDELCO 'VIV' Awards - BROADBEND, ARKANSAS, THE WRONG MAN, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2020

AUDELCO has announced the nominees for its 2020 'VIV' Awards, honoring excellence in Black Theatre.

Rosalind Brown, Michael Michele Lynch and More Announced in Casting of LEAVING THE BL Photo Rosalind Brown, Michael Michele Lynch and More Announced in Casting of LEAVING THE BLUES at The Flea Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 31, 2019

Casting has been announced for the upcoming New York City premiere of Leaving the Blues, a new play by Jewelle Gomez, directed by Mark Finley. Rosalind Brown (original Broadway productions of Footloose and One Mo' Time) will play the lead role of Alberta Hunter, the great American jazz singer and songwriter. The cast also features Michael Michele Lynch, Joy Suddath, Cooper Sutton, Benjamin Mapp, Ameerah Briggs, Tsebiyah Mishael Derry and Erik Ransom.

NYC Rising Star Competition Returns for Second Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 8, 2016

After a tremendously successful first season, Rise Bar's talent contest returns! The new summer installment will be on TUESDAY nights!

Trent Armand Kendall + Brass ILLUSION Headline BROADWAY AT THE PIER
by Rebecca Russo - Jul 21, 2016

Trent Armand Kendall (host of TRENT ARMAND KENDALL Broadway Download, City World Radio) is host and producer of an outdoor, summer concert series at Pier Village, Long Branch, NJ. Pier Village is the most popular destinations on the Jersey Shore with retail, restaurants, international food trucks, residences and varied, exciting summer programming. Broadway at the Pier is a free event. Patrons are invited to bring their favorite blankets and chairs to enjoy a high energy, 60 minute concert of classic, contemporary and Broadway hits.

Rosalind Brown Videos

STAGE TUBE: Broadway Sings Out at Covenant House's SLEEP OUT
by Stage Tube - Aug 18, 2014

The Covenant House just held the Second Annual Sleep Out: Broadway Edition last night, August 17, 2014, where members of the Broadway community spent the night sleeping on the streets outside the Covenant House to raise much needed funds for homeless youth. In the video below, this year's participants join together in 'Lean on Me.'


Rosalind Brown Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Rosalind Brown been in?
Rosalind Brown has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Rosalind Brown been in?
Rosalind Brown has not appeared in the West End