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Trazana Beverley

 

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1991
Tituba (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
1987
Iyaloja
  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1976
Lady in Red
  [Broadway]
1974
Performer (Understudy)

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1991
Tituba (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
1987
Iyaloja

  [Broadway]
Broadway Transfer, 1976
Lady in Red

  [Broadway]
1974
Performer (Understudy)


Trazana Beverley Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1998 - Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production
Trazana BeverleyDarker Face of the Earth
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1977 - Outstanding Actress - Play
Trazana Beverley, For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide / When the Rainbow is Enuf
 
Theatre World Awards - 1977 - Performance Gold Star
Trazana Beverleyfor colored girls...
 
Tony Awards - 1977 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Trazana Beverley , for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf

Trazana Beverley News

Ntozake Shange Social Justice Theater Residency Established by The Public Theater and Photo Ntozake Shange Social Justice Theater Residency Established by The Public Theater and Ntozake Shange Literary Trust
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2022

The Public Theater, the Barnard Center for Research on Women and the Ntozake Shange Literary Trust have announced the establishment of The Ntozake Shange Social Justice Theater Residency. This rotating two-year playwriting residency is named in honor of Public Theater artist and Barnard alumna (Class of 1970) Ntozake Shange.

Woodie King, Jr. To Retire June 30 As Head Of New Federal Theatre Photo Woodie King, Jr. To Retire June 30 As Head Of New Federal Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2021

Woodie King, Jr., Founder and Producing Director of New Federal Theatre (NFT), will retire from leadership of the famed theater company on June 30, 2021, handing the baton to NFT's newly appointed Artistic Director, Elizabeth Van Dyke.

BWW Feature: George Salazar & Joe Iconis Among Starry Benefit for URBAN STAGES Octobe Photo BWW Feature: George Salazar & Joe Iconis Among Starry Benefit for URBAN STAGES October 22nd
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 19, 2020

URBAN STAGES lines up some heavy hitters for their virtual fundraiser premiering October 22nd!

15th National Black Writers Conference Goes Virtual Photo 15th National Black Writers Conference Goes Virtual
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 5, 2020

The Center for Black Literature is holding the 15th National Black Writers Conference, November 11 - 14, 2020. The conference is dedicated to screenwriters and playwrights.

BWW Exclusive: Woodie King Jr. Discusses the Past, Present and Future of New Federal  Photo BWW Exclusive: Woodie King Jr. Discusses the Past, Present and Future of New Federal Theatre
by BWW Features - Jun 26, 2020

Woodie King Jr., founder of New Federal Theatre has penned an article exclusively for BroadwayWorld, discussing New Federal Theatre's past, present and more.

The Public Announces Additional Extension of FOR COLORED GIRLS... Photo The Public Announces Additional Extension of FOR COLORED GIRLS...
by Julie Musbach - Oct 1, 2019

The Public Theater announced a second extension today for the major New York revival of FOR COLORED GIRLS WHO HAVE CONSIDERED SUICIDE/WHEN THE RAINBOW IS ENUF, written by legendary playwright/poet Ntozake Shange.

FOR COLORED GIRLS... Extends Through November 24 At The Public Theater Photo FOR COLORED GIRLS... Extends Through November 24 At The Public Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 6, 2019

The Public Theater announced an extension today for the major New York revival of FOR COLORED GIRLS WHO HAVE CONSIDERED SUICIDE/WHEN THE RAINBOW IS ENUF, written by legendary playwright/poet Ntozake Shange. Directed by Obie Award winner Leah C. Gardiner with choreography by Camille A. Brown, FOR COLORED GIRLS begins performances on Tuesday, October 8 in The Public's Martinson Hall, with a Joseph Papp Free Preview performance on Thursday, October 10 and an official press opening on Tuesday, October 22. This powerful revival has been extended one week and will now run through Sunday, November 24.

Jocelyn Bioh, Celia Chevalier, and More Star in the Public's FOR COLORED GIRLS... Photo Jocelyn Bioh, Celia Chevalier, and More Star in the Public's FOR COLORED GIRLS...
by Julie Musbach - Aug 6, 2019

The Public Theater announced complete casting today for the major New York revival of FOR COLORED GIRLS WHO HAVE CONSIDERED SUICIDE/WHEN THE RAINBOW IS ENUF, written by legendary playwright/poet Ntozake Shange.

Photo Coverage: Inside the 2019 Off Broadway Alliance Awards Reception Photo Photo Coverage: Inside the 2019 Off Broadway Alliance Awards Reception
by Walter McBride - Jun 19, 2019

The Off Broadway Alliance, an organization of Off Broadway producers, theaters, general managers, press agents, and marketing professionals announced the winners of the 9th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards, honoring commercial and not-for-profit productions that opened Off Broadway during the 2018-2019 season.

Photo Flash: Virginia Rep presents A RAISIN IN THE SUN Photo Photo Flash: Virginia Rep presents A RAISIN IN THE SUN
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 20, 2018

"The play that changed American theatre forever" (New York Times) comes to Virginia Rep's November Theatre (114 West Broad Street) this February. Lorraine Hansberry's seminal masterpiece opens Friday, February 16th, 2018 , and runs through March 11th , with two preview performances on Wednesday, February 14th and Thursday, February 15th.


Trazana Beverley Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Trazana Beverley been in?
Trazana Beverley has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Trazana Beverley been in?
Trazana Beverley has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Trazana Beverley been nominated for?
Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Darker Face of the Earth , Outstanding Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide / When the Rainbow is Enuf Performance (Theatre World Awards) for for colored girls... and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf .

What awards has Trazana Beverley won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for for colored girls...and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf.