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Tamara Tunie

Also Credited As: Tamara Tunie Bouquett
 
Date of Birth: March 14, 1959 (63)

Birth Place: McKeesport, PA, USA

Stage Credits

  [West End]
London Production, 2022
Kamala Harris
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere at New World Stages, 2017
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Invictus Theater Company Reading, 2017
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2014
Detective Gwen Washburn
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Father [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Calpurnia
Ensemble
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer
  [Broadway]
New York Concert, 2001
Michelle Morris
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Ni-Caul
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Helen
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Paulie
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1985
Sister

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2007]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Producer

Photos

Tamara Tunie, Claire Danes, Hugh Dancy, LaChanze  Photo

Tamara Tunie, Claire Danes, Hugh Dancy, LaChanze

From: 
Date:
06/07/2022
Tamara Tunie Photo

Tamara Tunie

From: 
Date:
10/04/2021
Tamara Tunie Photo

Tamara Tunie

From: 
Date:
10/04/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
London Production, 2022
Kamala Harris

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere at New World Stages, 2017
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Invictus Theater Company Reading, 2017
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater Production, 2014
Detective Gwen Washburn

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Father [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2005
Calpurnia

Ensemble

  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer

  [Broadway]
New York Concert, 2001
Michelle Morris

  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Ni-Caul

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Helen

  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Paulie

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1985
Sister

Productions

[Broadway, 2007]
Producer

[Broadway, 2006]
Producer


Tamara Tunie Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Musical Gold Star
Tamara Tunie, Spring Awakening
 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Play
Tamara Tunie, Radio Golf

Tamara Tunie News

Applications Now Open for Front Row Productions Annual Fellowship Photo Applications Now Open for Front Row Productions Annual Fellowship
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 27, 2022

Stephen Byrd & Alia Jones-Harvey’s Front Row Productions Fellowship, in association with Columbia University School of the Arts, is now accepting applications for its 2022 Fellowship program.  The submission deadline is July 20.  

Original Musical MARIAN Will Have Private Industry Readings This Week Photo Original Musical MARIAN Will Have Private Industry Readings This Week
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2022

Liquid Theatre Collective and Randy Donaldson, Executive Producer, will present two (2) private industry readings of MARIAN, an original musical based on the life of world-renowned contralto, Marian Anderson.

Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet Photo Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 12, 2022

We're taking you to the red carpet for a look at all of the stars (and what they're wearing) at them 2022 Tony Awards!

Photos: See LaChanze, Claire Danes, Hugh Dancy, Tamara Tunie & More at Harlem Stage G Photo Photos: See LaChanze, Claire Danes, Hugh Dancy, Tamara Tunie & More at Harlem Stage Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2022

On Monday, June 6, 2022, Harlem Stage presented its annual gala and the opening night premiere of A Drop of Midnight by global hip-hop artist Jason ‚ÄėTimbuktu' Diakit√©, with direction by Jonathan McCrory.¬†Check out photos from the event!

Hugh Dancy, Claire Danes, LaChanze & More to Take Part in Harlem Stage 2022 Annual Ga Photo Hugh Dancy, Claire Danes, LaChanze & More to Take Part in Harlem Stage 2022 Annual Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 19, 2022

Harlem Stage will present¬†its annual gala and opening night premiere of A Drop of Midnight by the chart-topping, global hip-hop artist Jason ‚ÄėTimbuktu' Diakit√©, with direction by Jonathan McCrory.

Robert Ramirez Named New Head of Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama Photo Robert Ramirez Named New Head of Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 18, 2022

Robert Ramirez has been named the new head of the Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama, effective August 1. Ramirez joins CMU from the Department of Theatre and Dance at the University of Texas at Austin (UT), where he served as professor and chair.

Review Roundup: Mike Bartlett's THE 47TH at the Old Vic Photo Review Roundup: Mike Bartlett's THE 47TH at the Old Vic
by Review Roundups - Apr 11, 2022

The Old Vic just celebrated opening night of the world premiere production of Mike Bartlett's viciously funny The 47th, directed by Rupert Goold and co-produced with Sonia Friedman Productions and Annapurna Theatre.

BWW Review: THE 47TH, The Old Vic Photo BWW Review: THE 47TH, The Old Vic
by Cindy Marcolina - Apr 9, 2022

One for the money, two for the show. The second play written by Mike Bartlett has now opened in London. With a revival of Cock running at the Ambassadors and Scandaltown opening in Hammersmith next week, the playwright is quite the rarity, one of the very few to’ve had multiple productions on at the same time in the capital.

JERUSALEM Leads April's Top 10 New London Shows Photo JERUSALEM Leads April's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Apr 1, 2022

London is never short of temptations, whether epic West End shows, engrossing dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a juicy revival to a new political play and a classic musical reborn, here are some of this month’s most eye-catching openings. Don’t forget to check back for BroadwayWorld’s reviews, interviews and features!

Exclusive Prices: Book Tickets Now For Donald Trump Play THE 47TH Photo Exclusive Prices: Book Tickets Now For Donald Trump Play THE 47TH
by Marianka Swain - Mar 31, 2022

It is 2024 and as America goes to the polls, democracy itself is on the brink. Who takes the White House ‚Äď and at what cost?¬†Book now for the new Donald Trump play The 47th

Tamara Tunie Videos

VIDEO: Daniel Dae Kim, Giancarlo Esposito Read SUPERMAN Radio Plays VideoVIDEO: Daniel Dae Kim, Giancarlo Esposito Read SUPERMAN Radio Plays
by Stage Tube - Sep 14, 2020

Variety reports that Daniel Dae Kim, Giancarlo Esposito, and more have united to read Superman radio plays from the 1940s. 

BWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Aneesa Folds! VideoBWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Aneesa Folds!
by Konversations with Keeme - Jul 17, 2020

This Konversations with Keeme features Aneesa Folds- best known for her starring role in Freestyle Love Supreme on Broadway and she will be in the Hulu premiere the documentary We Are Freestyle Love Supreme July 17th, 2020.  https://www.aneesafolds.com/

BWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme Celebrates Juneteenth VideoBWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme Celebrates Juneteenth
by Konversations with Keeme - Jun 29, 2020

This Konversations with Keeme showcases the protest and a celebration of black culture on June 19th, 2020 or 'Juneteenth' that Keeme and his newly formed Youth Leaders Council organized.  The protest was in New Haven CT and marched to City Hall. There were performances led by local artists, speakers, and activists. The march  continued to protest down to the New Haven Police Department (NHPD).

BWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Special Guest  Carl Carter VideoBWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Special Guest Carl Carter
by Konversations with Keeme - Jun 17, 2020

Our next interview is with Broadway Bass player (Come From Away, Disaster, Holler if Ya Hear Me, and Bring it On), composer, and producer Carl Carter. 

BWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Special Guest Juwan Alan Crawley VideoBWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Special Guest Juwan Alan Crawley
by Konversations with Keeme - Jun 7, 2020

Today's interview is with Juwan Alan Crawley (Broadway: Aladdin). He talks honestly about what a?oeBlack Lives Mattersa?? means to him and the theatre community. Keeme and Juwan speak about what young leaders, like Keeme, can do during the Corona quarantine to make a difference. 

BWW Exclusive: Konverstation with Keeme and Special Guest Chazz Mendedez VideoBWW Exclusive: Konverstation with Keeme and Special Guest Chazz Mendedez
by Konversations with Keeme - May 25, 2020

Fifteen year old Ajibola Tajudeen, better known as Keeme, is the host of New Paradigm Theatre's web series here on BroadwayWorld. 'Konversations with Keeme' is show where Keeme interviews seasoned television and film professionals like Tamara Tunie of Law and Order: Special Victims Unit and Renee Lawless of Tyler Perry's The Have and the Have Nots, as well as Broadway veterans such as Emmy and Grammy winner, Paul Bogaev, and Broadway pros Christine Dwyer, Kelly Grant, Juwan Crawley and more.

VIDEO: Billy Porter, Tamara Tunie and More Drop in to Carnegie Mellon's Conferral of  VideoVIDEO: Billy Porter, Tamara Tunie and More Drop in to Carnegie Mellon's Conferral of Degrees Virtual Ceremony
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2020

Billy Porter, Tamara Tunie, Ted Danson, Ming-Na Wen and other famous Carnegie Mellon university alumni popped into CMU's virtual conferral of degrees.  The virtual ceremony includes speeches from CMU's president, students and appearances by various alumni. Check out the video below!

BWW Exclusive: Konverstation (Koronacation) with Keeme VideoBWW Exclusive: Konverstation (Koronacation) with Keeme
by Konversations with Keeme - May 13, 2020

This episode is a revisit with professional Voice over and Radio star, Randye Kaye  https://www.randyekaye.com/ to see how she is staying creative during corona. Our online Gala is June 7th, streaming on Facebook at 7pm. Randye will be a guest on that as well.

BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: In Rehearsal for SOUTH PACIFIC VideoBWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: In Rehearsal for SOUTH PACIFIC
by Konversations with Keeme - Feb 4, 2020

Join us behind the scenes for the first rehearsal of SOUTH PACIFIC: IN concert. Co-produced by the New Paradigm Theatre and the Norwalk Symphony Orchestra. This video features our 'Nellie' - Emily Kristen Morris, 'Ngana' - Helen Hen and Maestro Yates, as well as the ensemble preparing on the first day of rehearsal!

BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Chatting with Jillian Duffy VideoBWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: Chatting with Jillian Duffy
by Konversations with Keeme - Jan 31, 2020

Jillian Duffy is a 22 year old studying Business and Marketing at Southern Connecticut State University. She has competed within the Miss America Organization since the age of eight and has held multiple titles within the organization. Jillian strongly believes in what this organization promotes and has continuously experienced growth within herself throughout her time in the organization. Jillian's social impact statement is entitled a?oeJillian's Journey: Pediatric Cancer Research and Awarenessa??, the voice of a patient and the advocate of a survivor. Jillian's Journey not only raises awareness of the underfunding of pediatric cancer research but also focuses on the journey through cancer treatment and eventual triumph of an individual. As a survivor herself, Jillian shares her story of her battle and eventual victory over cancer to inspire others to face obstacles with a positive mindset and to always chase your dreams.


Tamara Tunie Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tamara Tunie next theatre project?
Tamara Tunie's next show will be The 47th which opens on 4/8/2022 on West End.

How many Broadway shows has Tamara Tunie been in?
Tamara Tunie has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Tamara Tunie been in?
Tamara Tunie has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Tamara Tunie's first West End show?
Tamara Tunie's first West End show was The 47th which opened in 2022

What awards has Tamara Tunie been nominated for?
Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Spring Awakening and Best Play (Tony Awards) for Radio Golf .

What awards has Tamara Tunie won?
Best Musical (Tony Awards) for Spring Awakening.