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Shawna Hamic

 
Bio:
Shawna Hamic is a multi­faceted artist with a body of work which spans over 2 decades. As a performer, Shawna has been seen on TV on such shows as Bull on CBS, Watch What Happens Live on Bravo, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon & Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade,­ both on NBC. You can currently ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Shawna Hamic is a multi­faceted artist with a body of work which spans over 2 decades. As a performer, Shawna has been seen on TV on such shows as Bull on CBS, Watch What Happens Live on Bravo, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon & Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade,­ both on NBC. You can currently ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
25th Anniversary Production, 2010
Madame Thénardier

Photos

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Shawna Hamic

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Shawna Hamic, Liz Mikel, and Lulu Picart Photo

Shawna Hamic, Liz Mikel, and Lulu Picart

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04/07/2022
Shawna Hamic, Joanna Glushak, Imani Pearl Williams, Eryn LeCroy, and Sav Souza Photo

Shawna Hamic, Joanna Glushak, Imani Pearl Williams, Eryn LeCroy, and Sav Souza

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04/07/2022
David Patrick Kelly, Shawna Hamic, Andrew Cristi Photo

David Patrick Kelly, Shawna Hamic, Andrew Cristi

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David Patrick Kelly, Shawna Hamic, Andrew Cristi Photo

David Patrick Kelly, Shawna Hamic, Andrew Cristi

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04/11/2018

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
25th Anniversary Production, 2010
Madame Thénardier

Shawna Hamic Biography

Shawna Hamic is a multi­faceted artist with a body of work which spans over 2 decades. As a performer, Shawna has been seen on TV on such shows as Bull on CBS, Watch What Happens Live on Bravo, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon & Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade,­ both on NBC. You can currently watch her as C.O. Ginger on the award winning Netflix original show Orange is the New Black.

On Broadway, she played Mrs Dees in the musical The Last Ship, written by rock icon Sting. Sting even wrote a song to open the second act (titled Mrs Dees Rant) just for Shawna. She’s toured the country as Madame Thenardier in the 25th Anniversary production of Les Miserables and as Trish in Kinky Boots. Once crowned the winner of the New York Musical Theater Festival’s Next Broadway Sensation,­ Shawna won a solo cabaret show produced at the famed Joe’s Pub in NYC.

As a photographer, Shawna has been published in Time, Rolling Stone, Elle, Dance, & Arrive magazines.




Shawna Hamic News

Photos: Broadway-Bound 1776 Kicks Off Rehearsals! Photo Photos: Broadway-Bound 1776 Kicks Off Rehearsals!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 8, 2022

American Repertory Theater at Harvard University announced today the full cast and creative team of its upcoming revival of 1776 directed by Jeffrey L. Page and Diane Paulus. Go inside the first day of rehearsals!

Cast Announced for Broadway-Bound 1776 at American Repertory Theater Photo Cast Announced for Broadway-Bound 1776 at American Repertory Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 8, 2022

American Repertory Theater at Harvard University announced today the full cast and creative team of its upcoming revival of 1776 directed by Jeffrey L. Page and Diane Paulus. 

Urban Stages to Present WINTER RHYTHMS With Steve Ross, Richard Skipper & More Photo Urban Stages to Present WINTER RHYTHMS With Steve Ross, Richard Skipper & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2021

Urban Stages has announced its 13th annual awarding-winning cabaret series, Winter Rhythms, returning live to its 30th Street theater December 7th through December 19th and benefiting Urban Stages' Outreach, Arts in Education programs.

Ludlow Ladd In Concert Joins Urban Stages WINTER RHYTHMS Lineup Photo Ludlow Ladd In Concert Joins Urban Stages WINTER RHYTHMS Lineup
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 18, 2021

Tickets are now available for Gerald Jay Markoe and Michael Colby's comic Christmas tale, Ludlow Ladd in Concert, part of the Winter Rhythms series at Urban Stages.

VIDEO: Renée Elise Goldsberry, Shereen Pimentel, John Riddle & More Perform 'Always  Photo VIDEO: Renée Elise Goldsberry, Shereen Pimentel, John Riddle & More Perform 'Always Building' in LEGO STORE: THE MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2021

LEGO Store: The Musical has been released to celebrate the launch of the LEGO Store Flagship on Fifth Avenue! LEGO Store: The Musical stars Tony Award-winning actress Renée Elise Goldsberry (Girls5Eva, Hamilton), and more.

VIDEO: Carolee Carmello, Jose Llana, Telly Leung & More Show Support for Biden/Harris Photo VIDEO: Carolee Carmello, Jose Llana, Telly Leung & More Show Support for Biden/Harris in 'The Soul of The Nation' Music Video
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2020

Prominent members of the Broadway Community joined together to sing their support for the Biden/Harris Presidential ticket in 'Soul of the Nation', lyrics (sung) by Christine Toy Johnson and (spoken) Notorious Pink, music by Kim D. Sherman and Scott Killian.

Breaking: Cast Gathers for 1776 Workshop; Confirmed for Spring 2021 Broadway Season Photo Breaking: Cast Gathers for 1776 Workshop; Confirmed for Spring 2021 Broadway Season
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 16, 2020

BroadwayWorld has just learned that the cast has been assembled for Diane Paulus' Broadway-Bound 1776, which just began a Zoom workshop. Exact production dates have not been announced, though the A.R.T. has confirmed that the musical will play as a part of its 2020/21 Season, and Roundabout will bring it to the American Airlines Theatre in Spring 2021.

BWW Review: I PUT A SPELL ON YOU: THE RETURN OF THE SANDERSON SISTERS is a Fabulous H Photo BWW Review: I PUT A SPELL ON YOU: THE RETURN OF THE SANDERSON SISTERS is a Fabulous Hex at Le Poisson Rouge
by Brady Schwind - Oct 30, 2019

I PUT A SPELL ON YOU: THE RETURN OF THE SANDERSON SISTERS is a Fabulous Hex at Le Poisson Rouge

Full Cast Announced For Jay Armstrong Johnson's 'I Put A Spell On You: The Return Of  Photo Full Cast Announced For Jay Armstrong Johnson's 'I Put A Spell On You: The Return Of The Sanderson Sisters'
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2019

The Sanderson Sisters are back from the dead, and NO ONE wants to miss their return! Jay Armstrong Johnson, Emily Cates and Danny Marin are proud to present I Put A Spell On You: The Return of the Sanderson Sisters! Back after three years of SOLD OUT shows, Jay and his cast of kooky characters are celebrating Halloween Salem Style!

Full Cast Announced For Jay Armstrong Johnson's I PUT A SPELL ON YOU: THE RETURN OF T Photo Full Cast Announced For Jay Armstrong Johnson's I PUT A SPELL ON YOU: THE RETURN OF THE SANDERSON SISTERS
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 22, 2019

Jay Armstrong Johnson, Emily Cates and Danny Marin present I Put A Spell On You: The Return of the Sanderson Sisters!

Shawna Hamic Videos

BROADWAY BACKWARDS 2018 Raises Over A Half A Million Dollars VideoBROADWAY BACKWARDS 2018 Raises Over A Half A Million Dollars
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 3, 2018

Fundraising records and gender norms alike were smashed by stars of stage, screen and pop music on April 2, 2018, at this year's inclusive, dynamic and loving Broadway Backwards.

BWW TV: What Went on Backstage at Broadway Backwards? Go Behind the Scenes! VideoBWW TV: What Went on Backstage at Broadway Backwards? Go Behind the Scenes!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 3, 2018

Broadway Backwards (#BroadwayBackwards) took the stage last night, April 2, 2018, at Broadway's Al Hirschfeld Theatre (302 West 45th Street, NYC), currently home to the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Kinky Boots. The evening was produced by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and benefits Broadway Cares and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center in New York City. 

BWW TV: Broadway Salutes Elaine Stritch at 54 Below- Watch Highlights from RISE, RISE, RISE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 15, 2014

On Friday night, September 12, director Eric Ulloa and Music Director John McDaniel presented an all-star Broadway cast in 'Rise, Rise, Rise' a tribute to the late Elaine Stritch at 54 Below, singing the songs that made Stritch famous and told the stories that made her infamous. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the concert below!

BWW TV: LES MISERABLES on Tour Performance Preview!
by Robert Diamond - Mar 6, 2011

The 25th anniversary production is now on a major US National Tour. The all new production of Les Misérables features glorious new staging and spectacular reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. The company gave the New York press a sneak peak at three performance numbers. Click below for the preview!

BWW TV: LES MISERABLES Tour Performance Preview!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 5, 2010

The 25th anniversary production of Les Misérables is making its United States premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse prior to a major US National Tour. The all new production of Les Misérables features glorious new staging and spectacular reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. The company gave the New York press a sneak peak at three performance numbers. Click below for the preview!