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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
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Photo: Ted Hearne, Conductior with ENSEMBLE in PLACE
Created by Ted Hearne, Patricia  Photo

Photo: Ted Hearne, Conductior with ENSEMBLE in PLACE Created by Ted Hearne, Patricia McGregor, and Saul Williams; Music by Ted Hearne; Libretto by Saul Williams and Ted Hearne; Directed by Patricia Gregor Dress rehearsal photographed: Thursday, October 1

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From Left:  Ayanna Woods & Ted Hearne, Conductior in PLACE
Created by Ted Hearne, Pat Photo

From Left: Ayanna Woods & Ted Hearne, Conductior in PLACE Created by Ted Hearne, Patricia McGregor, and Saul Williams; Music by Ted Hearne; Libretto by Saul Williams and Ted Hearne; Directed by Patricia Gregor Dress rehearsal photographed: Thursday, Oct

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From Left: Ayanna Woods and Steven Bradshaw (at mic) in PLACE
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From Left: Ayanna Woods and Steven Bradshaw (at mic) in PLACE Created by Ted Hearne, Patricia McGregor, and Saul Williams; Music by Ted Hearne; Libretto by Saul Williams and Ted Hearne; Directed by Patricia Gregor Dress rehearsal photographed: Thursday,

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From Left: Ted Hearne, Conductior & Isaiah Robinson in PLACE
Created by Ted Hearne, P Photo

From Left: Ted Hearne, Conductior & Isaiah Robinson in PLACE Created by Ted Hearne, Patricia McGregor, and Saul Williams; Music by Ted Hearne; Libretto by Saul Williams and Ted Hearne; Directed by Patricia Gregor Dress rehearsal photographed: Thursday, O

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Photo:  Sol Ruiz (Center) in PLACE
Created by Ted Hearne, Patricia McGregor, and Saul Photo

Photo: Sol Ruiz (Center) in PLACE Created by Ted Hearne, Patricia McGregor, and Saul Williams; Music by Ted Hearne; Libretto by Saul Williams and Ted Hearne; Directed by Patricia Gregor Dress rehearsal photographed: Thursday, October 11, 2018; 2:30 PM a

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Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2014
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Saul Williams News

Mykki Blanco Releases 'Steps' (Ft. MNEK & Saul Williams) Photo Mykki Blanco Releases 'Steps' (Ft. MNEK & Saul Williams)
by Michael Major - Aug 9, 2022

Mykki Blanco will release their new album, Stay Close To Music, via Transgressive. Adventurous and expansive, it shatters any previously held assumptions about Mykki’s artistry, leaving them free to define their sound for themselves. Foregoing samples, Mykki wanted to create their own sonic universe from scratch and to do so.

The 20th Annual Imagenation Outdoors Festival to Launch with Aretha Franklin Bio-Pic  Photo The 20th Annual Imagenation Outdoors Festival to Launch with Aretha Franklin Bio-Pic RESPECT
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 23, 2022

ImageNation Film Festival's 20th Annual ImageNation Outdoors Festival kicks off Saturday July 9th thru September 10, 2022. 

Bill T. Jones Curates New Five-Artist Becoming Series at Meany Center Photo Bill T. Jones Curates New Five-Artist Becoming Series at Meany Center
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022

Meany Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Washington has announced five additional events for the 2022–23 Season.

DIGNITY, ALWAYS DIGNITY, JELLY'S LAST JAM Concert & More Announced for Long Wharf The Photo DIGNITY, ALWAYS DIGNITY, JELLY'S LAST JAM Concert & More Announced for Long Wharf Theatre 2022/2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2022

Long Wharf Theatre yesterday announced the launch of its 2022/2023 season, “Everywhere for Everyone.” Under its new model, audiences will see programming radiating out from the institution's storied home at 222 Sargent Drive and into communities across Greater New Haven.

Power to the People Festival Kicks off Later this Month Photo Power to the People Festival Kicks off Later this Month
by - May 23, 2022

Special Offer - Power to the People Festival Kicks off Later this Month

Films By Black Dance Artists Premiere On Sadler's Wells Digital Stage Photo Films By Black Dance Artists Premiere On Sadler's Wells Digital Stage
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2022

A specially-curated programme of films, documentaries, podcasts and special guest features celebrating Black dance premieres today, Monday 9 May, on Sadler's Wells Digital Stage, as part of Well Seasoned. 

VIDEO: Trailer Released for NEPTUNE FROST Sci-Fi Musical Executive Produced by Lin-Ma Photo VIDEO: Trailer Released for NEPTUNE FROST Sci-Fi Musical Executive Produced by Lin-Manuel Miranda
by Marissa Tomeo - May 4, 2022

The trailer for NEPTUNE FROST the visionary Sci-Fi musical from musician, poet, and artist Saul Williams and filmmaker Anisia Uzeyman and executive produced by Stephen Hendel (Finding Fela) and Lin-Manuel Miranda is available now. The film opens June 3 via Kino Lorber. Neptune Frost is described as Djibril Diop Mambéty tinged with hypnotic neon visuals and pulsating original music from Williams.

Nathaniel Gumbs, J'Nai Bridges & More Announced for LA Phil's POWER TO THE PEOPLE! Fe Photo Nathaniel Gumbs, J'Nai Bridges & More Announced for LA Phil's POWER TO THE PEOPLE! Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2022

Los Angeles Philharmonic Music & Artistic Director Gustavo Dudamel and Creative Chair for Jazz Herbie Hancock will bring together distinguished artists and guests for Power to the People!, a multidimensional vision of music and social change, May 29 through June 10, 2022.

Steppenwolf Announces 2022/23 Season Featuring 4 World Premieres & More Photo Steppenwolf Announces 2022/23 Season Featuring 4 World Premieres & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 19, 2022

Steppenwolf Theatre Company has announced the 2022/23 Season today. With six Steppenwolf Membership Series productions and two SYA productions, the 47th season is the storied company’s first full season in its expanded home—welcoming audiences back to experience the next chapter of Steppenwolf’s bold, visceral and muscular work.

Los Angeles Philharmonic Announces Details for 2022 at Walt Disney Concert Hall Photo Los Angeles Philharmonic Announces Details for 2022 at Walt Disney Concert Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 5, 2022

Los Angeles Philharmonic Music & Artistic Director Gustavo Dudamel and Chief Executive Officer and David C. Bohnett Chief Executive Officer Chair Chad Smith announced new details of the LA Phil’s winter-spring programs at Walt Disney Concert Hall, from January 7 through June 14, 2022.

Saul Williams Videos

VIDEO: On This Day, June 19 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME Brings Tupac To Broadway VideoVIDEO: On This Day, June 19 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME Brings Tupac To Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 19, 2019

On this day in 2014, the music and poetry of legendary rapper, Tupac Shakur, made its Broadway debut as Holler If Ya Hear Me celebrated its opening night at the Palace Theatre.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At the Revised HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME in Atlanta VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At the Revised HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME in Atlanta
by Alan Henry - Sep 20, 2017

In June of 2014, the new Broadway musical HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, based on the music of Tupac Shakur, opened on Broadway. Starring the spoken word artist Saul Williams, as well as Broadway veterans Tonya Pinkins (CAROLINE OR CHANGE) and Christopher Jackson (IN THE HEIGHTS), the show shuttered after just 17 previews and 38 performances.

VIDEO: Cast of HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME Performs 'Unconditional Love' on Good Day NY
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 9, 2014

Saul Williams and Saycon Sengbloh from Broadway's Holler If Ya Hear Me, the new musical inspired by the lyrics of Tupac Shakur, performed 'Unconditional Love' on this morning's 'Good Day New York.'

VIDEO: Cast of HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME Performs 'California Love' on GMA
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 8, 2014

The cast of Broadway's HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, the new musical inspired by the lyrics of Tupac Shakur, performed on this morning's 'Good Morning America'. Check out the appearance below!

STAGE TUBE: HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME Star Saul Williams Stops by MORNING JOE
by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2014

Written by Todd Kreidler and directed by Tony Award-winner Kenny Leon, Holler If Ya Hear Me is now playing at the Palace Theatre (1564 Broadway at 47th Street). In the video below, Saul Williams, who stars in the new Broadway play, featuring the music of the late Tupac Shakur, joins Morning Joe to discuss the production!

STAGE TUBE: Saul Williams Talks Playing the Lead in HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME on CBS
by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2014

'Holler If Ya Hear Me', the first show of the new Broadway season, is based on the music and lyrics of the late rapper Tupac Shakur. In the video below, CBS 2's Dana Tyler talks with the actor and poet who plays the lead character in Broadway's first Hip-Hop musical - Saul Williams!

VIDEO: All New Cast Featurette for Broadway's HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME!
by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2014

Below, check out an all-new cast featurette from Broadway's HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, now playing at New York's Palace Theatre!

BWW TV: Chatting with the Company of HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME on Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 21, 2014

The show opened last night, June 19 at the Palace Theatre (1564 Broadway at 47th Street), and BroadwayWorld was there for all of the festivities. Below, Richard Ridge chats with the company right after they took their first bows!

BWW TV: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 20, 2014

The show opened last night, June 19 at the Palace Theatre (1564 Broadway at 47th Street), and BroadwayWorld'S Richard Ridge was on the red carpet to celebrate. Below, check out interviews with Valisia LeKae, Sam Rockwell, Condola Rashad, Constantine Maroulis and more!

Tupac Musical HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME Opens Tonight on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 19, 2014

HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, written by Todd Kreidler and directed by Kenny Leon, is now in previews and will open on Thursday, June 19. Holler If Ya Hear Me, the world inside Tupac Shakur's music and lyrics, blazes to life in a non-biographical story about friendship, family, revenge, change and hope. Inner city lives struggle for peace against the daily challenges they face in this entertaining and original musical. Through the poetry of one of the 20th century's most influential and culturally prominent voices, we are given a window into realities of the streets still relevant today. BroadwayWorld brings you a sneak peek of the cast in action below!


Saul Williams Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Saul Williams been in?
Saul Williams has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Saul Williams been in?
Saul Williams has not appeared in the West End