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Rosetta LeNoire

 
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Date of Birth: August 08, 1911
Date of Death: March 17, 2002 (90)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1983
Rheba
  [Broadway]
1975
Della
  [Broadway]
1974
Mady
  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 1973
Negro Woman
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1973
Woman
  [Broadway]
1972
Registered Nurse (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1972
Grace Kumalo
  [Broadway]
1968
Meg
  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 1966
Queenie
  [Broadway]
1966
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1964
Ma Maloney
Ma Maloney (The Alley Gang)
  [Broadway]
1964
Mother Henry
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1964
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1963
Essie Belle Johnson
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1963
Mollie
  [Off-Broadway]
1961
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1961
Madame Scarlatina (Oldest Trick)
Grandmother (Bible Salesman)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1959
Clara
  [Off-Broadway]
1956
Christine
  [Broadway]
1956
Matumbi
  [Broadway]
City Center Revival, 1955
2nd Sharecropper
Third Sharecropper
  [Broadway]
1951
Rose Bolton
  [Broadway]
1947
Stella
  [Broadway]
1944
Stella
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1939
Peep-Bo

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Founder

Writing

Source Material

Photos

Christopher Scott, Nicole Klokiw, Donna Trinkoff Photo

Christopher Scott, Nicole Klokiw, Donna Trinkoff

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Students from the Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy Photo

Students from the Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy

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04/13/2018
Full cast (standing), students from the Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy (seat Photo

Full cast (standing), students from the Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy (seated)

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04/13/2018
Students from the Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy Photo

Students from the Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy

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04/13/2018
Students from the Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy Photo

Students from the Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy

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04/13/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1983
Rheba

  [Broadway]
1975
Della

  [Broadway]
1974
Mady

  [Broadway]
Return Engagement [Broadway], 1973
Negro Woman

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1973
Woman

  [Broadway]
1972
Registered Nurse (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1972
Grace Kumalo

  [Broadway]
1968
Meg

  [Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 1966
Queenie

  [Broadway]
1966
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1964
Ma Maloney

Ma Maloney (The Alley Gang)

  [Broadway]
1964
Mother Henry

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1964
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1963
Essie Belle Johnson

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1963
Mollie

  [Off-Broadway]
1961
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1961
Madame Scarlatina (Oldest Trick)

Grandmother (Bible Salesman)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1959
Clara

  [Off-Broadway]
1956
Christine

  [Broadway]
1956
Matumbi

  [Broadway]
City Center Revival, 1955
2nd Sharecropper

Third Sharecropper

  [Broadway]
1951
Rose Bolton

  [Broadway]
1947
Stella

  [Broadway]
1944
Stella

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1939
Peep-Bo

Productions

Founder

Writing
Source Material

Rosetta LeNoire Awards and Nominations

 
Theatre World Awards - 1993 - Performance Gold Star
Rosetta LeNoireSpecial Award
 
The Lortels - 1991 - Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Gold Star
Rosetta LeNoire

Rosetta LeNoire News

QUEEN by Madhuri Shekar Opens Tonight at Long Wharf Theatre Photo QUEEN by Madhuri Shekar Opens Tonight at Long Wharf Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022

NAATCO's inaugural production of the NAATCO National Partnership Project, Queen, written by playwright and screenwriter Madhuri Shekar (House of Joy) and directed by Aneesha Kudtarkar, will open tonight, May 19th at Claire Tow Stage in the C. Newton Schenck III Theatre, Long Wharf Theatre (222 Sargent Drive, New Haven).

Amas Musical Theatre to Present I WANNA BE EVIL: THE EARTHA KITT STORY Starring Jenel Photo Amas Musical Theatre to Present I WANNA BE EVIL: THE EARTHA KITT STORY Starring Jenelle Lynn Randall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

Amas Musical Theatre and¬†The Amas Song Salon¬†will present¬†‚ÄúI Wanna Be Evil: The Eartha Kitt Story‚Ä̬†starring¬†Jenelle Randall, with¬†Darrell Philip, written by¬†Jenelle Lynn Randall. Directed by¬†Yvans Jourdin¬†with music direction by¬†Darnell White, this¬†one night only event¬†will be held on¬†Monday, June 13, 2022, at¬†7pm¬†at¬†Theater 555¬†(555 West 42nd Street).

NAATCO's QUEEN by Madhuri Shekar Begins Performances Tonight at Long Wharf Theatre Photo NAATCO's QUEEN by Madhuri Shekar Begins Performances Tonight at Long Wharf Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

NAATCO's inaugural production of the NAATCO National Partnership Project: Queen, written by playwright and screenwriter Madhuri Shekar (House of Joy) and directed by Aneesha Kudtarkar, will being performances tonight, May 17th at Claire Tow Stage in the C. Newton Schenck III Theatre, Long Wharf Theatre (222 Sargent Drive, New Haven).

Amas Musical Theatre Announces Winners of the 4th Annual Eric H. Weinberger Award for Photo Amas Musical Theatre Announces Winners of the 4th Annual Eric H. Weinberger Award for Emerging Librettists
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022

Amas Musical Theatre today announced the recipients of the fourth Eric H. Weinberger Award for Emerging Librettists, a juried cash and production grant given annually to support the early work and career of a deserving musical theatre librettist, commemorating the life and work of playwright/librettist Eric H. Weinberger.

NAATCO Announces QUEEN as Inaugural Production of NAATCO National Partnership Project Photo NAATCO Announces QUEEN as Inaugural Production of NAATCO National Partnership Project
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 11, 2022

NAATCO today announced the inaugural production of the NAATCO National Partnership Project: Queen, written by playwright and screenwriter Madhuri Shekar (House of Joy) and directed by Aneesha Kudtarkar.

The Civilians 20th Anniversary Gala to Honor Mia Katigbak and Les Waters Photo The Civilians 20th Anniversary Gala to Honor Mia Katigbak and Les Waters
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 11, 2022

The Civilians (Steve Cosson, Artistic Director; Margaret Moll, Managing Director), the award-winning New York-based theater company, will honor actor-manager and co-founder of NAATCO Mia Katigbak and Obie Award-winning director and arts leader Les Waters at The Civilians 20th Anniversary Gala Concert. The event, which takes place on Monday, May 23 at 6:30pm at City Winery (25 11th Ave), will celebrate two decades of creative investigation into the richness and complexity of life.

Kennedy Caughell, Lana Gordon & More to Star in Industry Reading of SUPERYOU Photo Kennedy Caughell, Lana Gordon & More to Star in Industry Reading of SUPERYOU
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2022

Amas Musical Theatre¬†in association with¬†Melissa M Jones/All Awesome LLC, will present an industry reading of¬†SuperYou, a new musical with book, lyrics, music and arrangements from the visionary mind of creator,¬†Lourds Lane¬†at¬†Theatre Row ‚Äď Theater 2¬†(410 West 42nd Street) on Thursday, April 21 at 3pm.

Carleton Carpenter, Stage and Screen Actor, Passes Away at 95 Photo Carleton Carpenter, Stage and Screen Actor, Passes Away at 95
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 31, 2022

Carleton Upham Carpenter, Jr. (95) an American film, television and stage actor, songwriter, and novelist died Monday, January 31, 2022 in Warwick, NY.  He had been in declining health for some years.

Amas Musical Theatre Postpones 'Dare To Be Different' Festival at A.R.T./New York The Photo Amas Musical Theatre Postpones 'Dare To Be Different' Festival at A.R.T./New York Theatres
by Stephi Wild - Jan 6, 2022

Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff, Artistic Producer) announced today that due to the ongoing issues regarding Covid, they are postponing the fourth year of ‚ÄúDare To Be Different,‚ÄĚ a festival of new musicals and special events which was to run from January 27 ‚Äď February 18, 2022 at A.R.T./New York Theatres.

Celia Rose Gooding Joins New Crime Thriller BREAKWATER Photo Celia Rose Gooding Joins New Crime Thriller BREAKWATER
by Michael Major - Oct 4, 2021

Gooding will join Dermot Mulroney, Darren Mann, Alyssa Goss , and Sonja John in the new film. Jame Rowe will write and direct the piece.

Rosetta LeNoire Videos

VIDEO: First Look at WEST SIDE STORY At The Guthrie VideoVIDEO: First Look at WEST SIDE STORY At The Guthrie
by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2018

The Guthrie Theater presents West Side Story. Directed by Haj, this major revival of a timeless classic will play June 16 - August 26, 2018, on the Wurtele Thrust Stage. Single tickets for West Side Story start at $15 for preview performances (June 16-21) and are on sale now through the Box Office at 612.377.2224, 877.44.STAGE (toll-free), 612.225.6244 (group sales) and online at guthrietheater.org.

VIDEO: Preview WEST SIDE STORY At The Guthrie With Marc Koeck VideoVIDEO: Preview WEST SIDE STORY At The Guthrie With Marc Koeck
by Alan Henry - Jun 29, 2018

The Guthrie Theater presents West Side Story. Directed by Haj, this major revival of a timeless classic will play June 16 - August 26, 2018, on the Wurtele Thrust Stage. Single tickets for West Side Story start at $15 for preview performances (June 16-21) and are on sale now through the Box Office at 612.377.2224, 877.44.STAGE (toll-free), 612.225.6244 (group sales) and online at guthrietheater.org.

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes of MSMT and Fulton's Reimagined GHOST THE MUSICAL
by Stage Tube - Jun 8, 2016

The 'nationally regarded' Maine State Music Theatre and Fulton Theatre present the exclusive premiere of the new chamber version of GHOST THE MUSICAL, beginning tonight, June 8 through June 25.  BroadwayWorld brings you a sneak peek at highlights and behind the scenes below!


Rosetta LeNoire Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Rosetta LeNoire been in?
Rosetta LeNoire has appeared on Broadway in 21 shows.

How many West End shows has Rosetta LeNoire been in?
Rosetta LeNoire has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Rosetta LeNoire been nominated for?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Special Award and Outstanding Lifetime Achievement (The Lortels) .

What awards has Rosetta LeNoire won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Special Awardand Outstanding Lifetime Achievement (The Lortels).

How many shows has Rosetta LeNoire written?
Rosetta LeNoire has written 1 shows including Bubbling Brown Sugar (Source Material).