Lillias White Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
July 21, 1951 (67)
Birth Place:
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Bio:
Broadway: Fela!, The Life, Dreamgirls, Chicago, How to Succeed..., Once on This Island, Barnum. Off-Broadway:Romance in Hard Times, Texas in Paris, Crowns, The Princess and the Black-Eyed Pea. Awards: Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, Audelco, Obie, Emmy, Bistro Award (The Lillias White ... (read more)
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Date of Birth: July 21, 1951 (67)

Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY, USA

Bio:
Broadway: Fela!, The Life, Dreamgirls, Chicago, How to Succeed..., Once on This Island, Barnum. Off-Broadway:Romance in Hard Times, Texas in Paris, Crowns, The Princess and the Black-Eyed Pea. Awards: Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, Audelco, Obie, Emmy, Bistro Award (The Lillias White ... (read more)

Broadway: Fela!, The Life, Dreamgirls, Chicago, How to Succeed..., Once on This Island, Barnum. Off-Broadway:Romance in Hard Times, Texas in Paris, Crowns, The Princess and the Black-Eyed Pea. Awards: Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, Audelco, Obie, Emmy, Bistro Award (The Lillias White Effect). Film: Pieces of April, Nasty Baby, Disney's Hercules (voice of lead Muse). TV:Sesame Street, Gotham, Person of Interest, South Pacific (PBS), Law & Order, SVU, Smash. Concerts/Cabaret: Jazz at Lincoln Center, 54 Below, The Venetian Room, Sydney Opera House, The Blue Note. Lillias holds an Honorary Doctorate in Fine Arts from CUNY.

Lillias White Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
The Lortels - 2015 - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical
Lillias WhiteTexas in Paris
 
Tony Awards - 2010 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Lillias White, Fela!
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1997 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical Gold Star
Lillias White, The Life
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1997 - Best Featured Actress - Musical Gold Star
Lillias White The Life
 
Tony Awards - 1997 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical Gold Star
Lillias White, The Life
 
Obie Awards - 1990 - Performance Gold Star
Lillias White, Romance in Hard Times