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Sharon McNight

 

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1989
Performer
Mother
Diva
  [Los Angeles]
Los Angeles Revival, 1994
Performer


Sharon McNight Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1989 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Sharon McNight, Starmites

Sharon McNight News

Photos: In Rehearsal With (mostly)musicals: MOVING OUT Photo Photos: In Rehearsal With (mostly)musicals: MOVING OUT
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 21, 2022

Tomorrow night - Tuesday, 11.22.22, don’t miss music director Gregory Nabours and a lineup PACKED with talent as (mostly)musicals bids farewell to Vitello’s, its home for the past 7 years!

First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards; TEACHING A ROBOT TO LO Photo First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards; TEACHING A ROBOT TO LOVE Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Nov 21, 2022

The first live standings have been announced for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Photos: Michael Childers Presents NEW YORK, NEW YORK at the MCCallum Theatre Photo Photos: Michael Childers Presents NEW YORK, NEW YORK at the MCCallum Theatre
by Stephen Sorokoff - Nov 11, 2022

See photos from Michael Childers' New York, New York at the MCCallum Theatre. The performance was one night only!

(MOSTLY)MUSICALS Is Moving Out Of Feinstein's At Vitello's This Month Photo (MOSTLY)MUSICALS Is Moving Out Of Feinstein's At Vitello's This Month
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 4, 2022

Don't miss music director Gregory Nabours and a stellar lineup of talent from LA and Broadway on Tuesday, 11.22.22 for MOVING OUT - our farewell to Vitello's, our main home for the past 7 years!

Additional Casting Announced For (mostly)musicals' 42nd Edition: ANY QUESTIONS This W Photo Additional Casting Announced For (mostly)musicals' 42nd Edition: ANY QUESTIONS This Week at Vitello's
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2022

For the 42nd edition of (mostly)musicals, join music director Gregory Nabours and an out-of-this-world lineup of talent from LA and Broadway on Thursday, September 15th, as they take on important musical questions like: How DO you solve a problem like Maria? Shall we dance? What's love got to do with it? Did a prince really kiss me? How do you measure a year? And where IS that boy with the bugle?

Question Everything at (mostly)musicals' 42nd Show: ANY QUESTIONS at Feinstein's at V Photo Question Everything at (mostly)musicals' 42nd Show: ANY QUESTIONS at Feinstein's at Vitello's
by Stephi Wild - Sep 2, 2022

For the 42nd edition of (mostly)musicals, join music director Gregory Nabours and an out-of-this-world lineup of talent from LA and Broadway as they ask important musical theatre questions like: How DO you solve a problem like Maria? Shall we dance? What do you do with a BA in English? How do you measure a year? And where IS that boy with the bugle?

RED HOT MAMA Announced At North Coast Rep Variety Nights Photo RED HOT MAMA Announced At North Coast Rep Variety Nights
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 30, 2022

Currently celebrating its 25th Anniversary, the award-winning show RED HOT MAMA was conceived & written by Sharon McNight based on the writings and music of Ms. Sophie Tucker.

Broadway Veteran Kurt Peterson Will Appear in PROUD LADIES - A NYC Concert Premiere i Photo Broadway Veteran Kurt Peterson Will Appear in PROUD LADIES - A NYC Concert Premiere in October
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2022

Broadway veteran Kurt Peterson (Dear World, Follies) will appear in the NYC concert debut of Proud Ladies at Merkin Hall at Kaufman Music Center (129 W. 67th St.) on Monday, October 10 at 7:00pm. 

Photos: July 19th THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER at Birdland Theater Looks Good Lensed  Photo Photos: July 19th THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER at Birdland Theater Looks Good Lensed by Matt Baker
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 24, 2022

Photographer Matt Baker shares an exclusive look at The Lineup through his gorgeous lens.

Sharon McNight to Bring RED HOT MOMA to The Mansion Of Saratoga This Week Photo Sharon McNight to Bring RED HOT MOMA to The Mansion Of Saratoga This Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2022

Sharon McNight will bring the Silver Anniversary Tour of 'Red Hot Mama' to The Mansion of Saratoga this Thurs. July 21 at 8 p.m.

Sharon McNight Videos

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal With (mostly)musicals, Returning to Vitello's Tonight Videoplay
Photo Flash: In Rehearsal With (mostly)musicals, Returning to Vitello's Tonight

by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2017

Following (mostly)musicals' sold-out July show, independent Means, the series returns to Upstairs at Vitello's on Monday, September 25th at 7:30pm for their 25th edition, SING OUT!

BWW TV Exclusive: STAGE Tributes Idols and Icons with Dale Kristien, Reeve Carney, Christine Pedi - Plus Michael Crawford!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 16, 2017

The Southland Theatre Artists Goodwill Event (S.T.A.G.E.) just presented its 33rd annual gala, 'Idols & Icons,' at the historic Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills. This was the last S.T.A.G.E. show after 33 years. AIDS has not been cured, and the fight continues through APLA Health Services, despite the fact that the show has now taken its final bow in L.A.

Cinnabar Theater Presents Sharon McKnight in RED HOT MAMA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

Red Hot Mama - The Sophie Tucker Songbook - is the story of the first lady of show business, the 'Last of the Red Hot Mamas', whose remarkable career spanned sixty years.  It contains the music and history of burlesque, vaudeville, Broadway and Las Vegas, in a critically acclaimed One-Woman Off-Broadway musical biography of the entertainment legend, written by and starring Tony Award Nominee Sharon McNight.   The LA Times reported, 'McNight gives the performance of a lifetime as 'The Last of the Red Hot Mamas'.

Cinnabar Theater Presents Sharon McKnight in RED HOT MAMA
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 8, 2016

Red Hot Mama - The Sophie Tucker Songbook - is the story of the first lady of show business, the 'Last of the Red Hot Mamas', whose remarkable career spanned sixty years.  It contains the music and history of burlesque, vaudeville, Broadway and Las Vegas, in a critically acclaimed One-Woman Off-Broadway musical biography of the entertainment legend, written by and starring Tony Award Nominee Sharon McNight.   The LA Times reported, 'McNight gives the performance of a lifetime as 'The Last of the Red Hot Mamas'.

STAGE TUBE: Behind-the-Scenes With Hal Linden, Peter Marshall, Doris Roberts, James Barbour and More in Actors Fund's TRADITION
by Stage Tube - Dec 11, 2014

The Actors Fund presents a very special MUSICAL MONDAY withMichael Childers Presents: ' TRADITION, THE JEWISH LEGACY OF BROADWAY' tonight, November 17, 2014. Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres at 7 p.m.; performance at 8 p.m., followed by dessert reception with the performers.

BWW TV Exclusive: OUTSIDE THE BOX- Season 2, Episode 6 - Season Finale with Guest Star Adrian Zmed!
by OUTSIDE THE BOX - Feb 3, 2013

The Outside the Box season finale finds Adrian Zmed (Children of Eden, Grease 2, Grease on Broadway, T.J. Hooker) asked to do a new musical. What's the new musical? Will he accept the role? Tune in and find out. The episode also features Lisa Livesay, Clent Bowers, Addison Chandler, Sarah Staitman and Marshall Harvey.

BWW TV Exclusive: OUTSIDE THE BOX- Season 2, Episode 5 - Kay Cole, Michael Donovan, and More!
by OUTSIDE THE BOX - Jan 20, 2013

The Outside the Box Musical Theater Group is casting a new musical. Choreographer Kay Cole (the original Maggie in A Chorus Line) and veteran casting director Michael Donovan are behind the table with director Stephen Findle. Who's auditioning? What's the show? Who will be cast? Stay tuned. The episode also features Calvin Remsberg (Sweeney Todd), Barry Pearl (Grease, the movie, Baby It's You), and many others.

BWW TV Exclusive: OUTSIDE THE BOX - Season 2, Episode 4- John Sloman, Angel Reda, and More!
by OUTSIDE THE BOX - Jan 6, 2013

Performer John Sloman (TVs Mad Men, and Broadway's Big and The Music Man) is asked to star in a career-defining role in a new musical. Will he accept the role? What is the new musical? Stay tuned. The episode also stars Angel Reda (currently Chicago on Broadway).

BWW TV Exclusive: OUTSIDE THE BOX - Season 2, Episode 3 - Kevin Symons & More!
by Robert Diamond - Dec 9, 2012

Busy film, TV and stage actor Kevin Symons gets a call to star in a new musical extravaganza. What is the musical? Will he accept? Tune in.

BWW TV Exclusive: OUTSIDE THE BOX - Season 2, Episode 2 - Euan Morton & More!
by Robert Diamond - Nov 25, 2012

Tony nominee Euan Morton gets the call to star in a new musical. Will the Taboo star say yes? What's the musical? Tune in to see. Also stars Sami Staitman and Emma Degerstedt.


Sharon McNight Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Sharon McNight been in?
Sharon McNight has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Sharon McNight been in?
Sharon McNight has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Sharon McNight been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Starmites .