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Rosalyn Coleman

 
Bio:
Broadway: The Mountaintop, Radio Golf, Seven Guitars, The Piano Lesson, Mule Bone. Off-Broadway: Breakfast with Mugabe, Zooman & The Sign (Signature); Carson McCullers (Historically Inaccurate), Breath Boom (Playwrights Horizons). Regional: Native Son, Women in Jeopardy!; Julius Caesar; Levee James, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: The Mountaintop, Radio Golf, Seven Guitars, The Piano Lesson, Mule Bone. Off-Broadway: Breakfast with Mugabe, Zooman & The Sign (Signature); Carson McCullers (Historically Inaccurate), Breath Boom (Playwrights Horizons). Regional: Native Son, Women in Jeopardy!; Julius Caesar; Levee James, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2021
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Revival, 2018
Nadya (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
2013 Production, 2013
Grace Mugabe
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Camae (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Rachel Tate
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Mame Wilks (Standby)
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Lou Bessie Preston
  [Broadway]
1996
Ruby
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Nurse Hanniman [Replacement]

Photos

Elizabeth Meadows Rouse, Anne Tolpegin and Rosalyn Coleman  Photo

Elizabeth Meadows Rouse, Anne Tolpegin and Rosalyn Coleman

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02/03/2017
Rosalyn Coleman, Betsy Helmer and Anne Tolpegin Photo

Rosalyn Coleman, Betsy Helmer and Anne Tolpegin

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Date:
02/03/2017
Rosalyn Coleman and Anne Tolpegin Photo

Rosalyn Coleman and Anne Tolpegin

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02/03/2017
Elizabeth Meadows Rouse, Anne Tolpegin and Rosalyn Coleman Photo

Elizabeth Meadows Rouse, Anne Tolpegin and Rosalyn Coleman

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Date:
02/03/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2021
Ensemble [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Revival, 2018
Nadya (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
2013 Production, 2013
Grace Mugabe

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Camae (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Rachel Tate

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2008
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2007
Mame Wilks (Standby)

  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Lou Bessie Preston

  [Broadway]
1996
Ruby

  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Nurse Hanniman [Replacement]

Rosalyn Coleman Biography

Broadway: The Mountaintop, Radio Golf, Seven Guitars, The Piano Lesson, Mule Bone. Off-Broadway: Breakfast with Mugabe, Zooman & The Sign (Signature); Carson McCullers (Historically Inaccurate), Breath Boom (Playwrights Horizons). Regional: Native Son, Women in Jeopardy!; Julius Caesar; Levee James, Things of Dry Hours. Film: Kind of A Funny Story, Vanilla Sky, Our Song, Music of the Heart, The Opportunists. TV: "Bull," "Madame Secretary," "Blue Bloods," "Elementary" (CBS); "White Collar;" "Nurse Jackie." www.rosalyncoleman.com




Rosalyn Coleman News

TFANA's Production of WEDDING BAND Starring Brittany Bradford, Thomas Sadoski & More  Photo TFANA's Production of WEDDING BAND Starring Brittany Bradford, Thomas Sadoski & More Has Been Extended
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2022

TFANA has extended the run of Alice Childress’s Wedding Band, directed by Awoye Timpo, to May 22. (The production, which began previews April 28—postponed from an original date of April 23 due to two COVID-19 cases—was formerly set to close May 15).

BWW Interview: Thomas Sadoski & Brittany Bradford Share Why WEDDING BAND is One of th Photo BWW Interview: Thomas Sadoski & Brittany Bradford Share Why WEDDING BAND is One of the Great Honors of Their Careers
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2022

TFANA is currently bringing to the stage the first New York production of Alice Childress's Wedding Band since the show's premiere in 1972. Directed by Awoye Timpo, this American classic will run through May 15. 

Theatre for a New Audience Postpones Previews for WEDDING BAND Photo Theatre for a New Audience Postpones Previews for WEDDING BAND
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 24, 2022

TFANA (Jeffrey Horowitz, Founding Artistic Director) has cancelled the first four performances of its new production of Alice Childress’s Wedding Band, directed by Awoye Timpo, due to two COVID-19 cases discovered through TFANA’s routine testing of the company: April 23 at 7:30pm, April 24 at 7:30pm, and April 27 at 3pm and 7:30pm. The theater plans to begin previews on April 28 and to open on schedule on May 8.

TFANA to Present Alice Childress's WEDDING BAND Photo TFANA to Present Alice Childress's WEDDING BAND
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

TFANA will present Alice Childress’s Wedding Band. Director Awoye Timpo’s new staging, running April 23–May 15, brings Childress’s masterpiece to New York audiences for the first time since 1972, when it made its New York premiere in a production directed by Childress and Joseph Papp.

4 Broadway Shows Take Final Bow Today Photo 4 Broadway Shows Take Final Bow Today
by Team BWW - Jan 16, 2022

Today, January 16, Broadway says goodbye to four beloved productions. Flying Over Sunset will conclude its run at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre following 28 previews and 35 regular performances; Clyde's wraps up at the Hayes Theatre following 24 previews and 61 regular performances; Ain't Too Proud finishes it's almost three-year run at the Imperial Theatre after 21 previews and 488 regular performances; and To Kill A Mockingbird pauses performances at the Shubert Theatre following 45 previews and 626 regular performances.

VIDEO: Watch Clip of Greg Kinnear in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD on Broadway Photo VIDEO: Watch Clip of Greg Kinnear in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 6, 2022

Last night, To Kill a Mockingbird welcomed Academy Award nominee and Emmy Award winner Greg Kinnear as he made his Broadway debut as “Atticus Finch.” Written by Academy Award winner Aaron Sorkin with direction by Tony Award winner Bartlett Sher, To Kill a Mockingbird also stars Baize Buzan as “Scout Finch.”

Photos: Go Inside Greg Kinnear's Broadway Debut in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Photo Photos: Go Inside Greg Kinnear's Broadway Debut in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 6, 2022

Last Night, To Kill a Mockingbird welcomed Academy Award nominee and Emmy Award winner Greg Kinnear as he made his Broadway debut as “Atticus Finch.” Written by Academy Award winner Aaron Sorkin with direction by Tony Award winner Bartlett Sher, To Kill a Mockingbird also stars Baize Buzan as “Scout Finch.” 

Baize Buzan to Return to TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Alongside Greg Kinnear Photo Baize Buzan to Return to TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Alongside Greg Kinnear
by Team BWW - Dec 31, 2021

Original cast member Baize Buzan will return to To Kill a Mockingbird opposite Greg Kinnear.

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Announces In-Person Rush Policy Photo TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Announces In-Person Rush Policy
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2021

To Kill a Mockingbird today announced an in-person rush policy after returning to Broadway. Learn how to get cheap rush tickets on the day of the show. To Kill a Mockingbird stars Jeff Daniels, as he reprises his originating iconic role as Atticus Finch, and Celia Keenan-Bolger, as she returns in her Tony Award-winning performance as Scout.

VIDEO: Go Inside TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD's Broadway Re-Opening Night! Photo VIDEO: Go Inside TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD's Broadway Re-Opening Night!
by Team BWW - Oct 6, 2021

Just last night, To Kill a Mockingbird celebrated its return to Broadway at the Shubert Theatre, playing its first performance since the shutdown in March 2020. Watch a video featuring the new cast celebrating their return to Broadway.

Rosalyn Coleman Videos

VIDEO: Watch Clip of Greg Kinnear in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Watch Clip of Greg Kinnear in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 6, 2022

Last night, To Kill a Mockingbird welcomed Academy Award nominee and Emmy Award winner Greg Kinnear as he made his Broadway debut as “Atticus Finch.” Written by Academy Award winner Aaron Sorkin with direction by Tony Award winner Bartlett Sher, To Kill a Mockingbird also stars Baize Buzan as “Scout Finch.”

VIDEO: Go Inside TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD's Broadway Re-Opening Night! VideoVIDEO: Go Inside TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD's Broadway Re-Opening Night!
by Team BWW - Oct 6, 2021

Just last night, To Kill a Mockingbird celebrated its return to Broadway at the Shubert Theatre, playing its first performance since the shutdown in March 2020. Watch a video featuring the new cast celebrating their return to Broadway.

BWW TV: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Prepares to Make History at Madison Square Garden VideoBWW TV: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Prepares to Make History at Madison Square Garden
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 25, 2020

The Broadway production of To Kill a Mockingbird, Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Bartlett Sher, and based on Harper Lee's classic novel, will become the first-ever Broadway play to perform at The World's Most Famous Arena, New York's Madison Square Garden, in front of approximately 18,000 New York City public school students.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Phylicia Rashad and More in PBS's August Wilson Special
by TV News Desk - Feb 9, 2015

THIRTEEN's AMERICAN MASTERS series and Pittsburgh PBS affiliate WQED join forces to explore the life and legacy of playwright August Wilson (April 27, 1945 - October 2, 2005) -- the man some call America's Shakespeare -- from his roots as an activist and poet to his indelible mark on Broadway. 'AMERICAN MASTERS -- August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand' premieres Friday, February 20, 2015, at 9 p.m. on PBS. Click below to watch three excerpts, featuring Phylicia Rashad, Rosalyn Coleman and others performing exclusive, original dramatic readings from August Wilson's 10-play 'Century Cycle'!

STAGE TUBE: Donna McKechnie and Mary Testa Remember Nora Ephron
by Stage Tube - Jun 29, 2012

Ephron's Love, Loss And What I Wore is currently playing at Asolo Rep in Florida, starring Loretta Swit, Donna McKecknie, Mary Testa, Roni Geva, and Rosalyn Coleman. Art Whisperer recently caught up with two of the show's stars, McKecknie and Testa, who shared their thoughts on Ephron's untimely passing and what they love most about her work. To hear their thoughts, click below.


Rosalyn Coleman Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Rosalyn Coleman been in?
Rosalyn Coleman has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Rosalyn Coleman been in?
Rosalyn Coleman has not appeared in the West End