Anais Mitchell Biography

 
Bio:
Anais Mitchell is a singer-songwriter whose recordings include the original studio album of Ha-destown (2010, featuring Justin Vernon and Ani Difranco) and Young Man in America (2012). Reinterpretations of traditional music include Child Ballads (2013, with Jefferson Hamer) and Bonny Light Horseman ... (read more)
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Bio:
Anais Mitchell is a singer-songwriter whose recordings include the original studio album of Ha-destown (2010, featuring Justin Vernon and Ani Difranco) and Young Man in America (2012). Reinterpretations of traditional music include Child Ballads (2013, with Jefferson Hamer) and Bonny Light Horseman ... (read more)

Anais Mitchell is a singer-songwriter whose recordings include the original studio album of Ha-destown (2010, featuring Justin Vernon and Ani Difranco) and Young Man in America (2012). Reinterpretations of traditional music include Child Ballads (2013, with Jefferson Hamer) and Bonny Light Horseman (2019, as Bonny Light Horseman). She has headlined worldwide and supported tours for Bon Iver, Josh Ritter and Punch Brothers. Awards include BBC Radio2 Folk Award and Folk Alliance International Spirit of Folk Award. Year-end best lists: NPR, Wall Street Journal, MOJO, Uncut, Guardian, Sunday Times, Observer. Hadestown is Anais's first musical.

Anais Mitchell Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Book of a Musical
Anais Mitchell, Hadestown
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - Outstanding New Score Gold Star
Anais Mitchell, Hadestown
 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Book of a Musical
Anais Mitchell, Hadestown
 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Gold Star
Anais Mitchell, Hadestown