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Also Credited As: Brian Mitchell
 
Date Of Birth:
October 31, 1957 (63)
Birth Place:
Seattle, WA
Bio:
Dubbed “the last leading man” by The New York Times, Tony Award-winner Brian Stokes Mitchell has enjoyed a career that spans Broadway, television, film, and concert appearances with the country’s finest conductors and orchestras. He received Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle ... (read complete bio)
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@bstokesmitchell - 10/18/21 12:31am What a GREAT day- the first street fair on my street in more than 18 months!!! Now it REALLY feels like we’re gett… https://


@bstokesmitchell - 9/23/21 09:08pm I’ll be on the Tony Awards this Sunday on CBS 9-11 pm. ET/PT!! @tonyawards, @cbs #tonyawards https://


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Date of Birth: October 31, 1957 (63)

Birth Place: Seattle, WA

Bio:
Dubbed “the last leading man” by The New York Times, Tony Award-winner Brian Stokes Mitchell has enjoyed a career that spans Broadway, television, film, and concert appearances with the country’s finest conductors and orchestras. He received Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle ... (read complete bio)
Photos: On the Opening Night Red Carpet at THE LEHMEN TRILOGY Photo Photos: On the Opening Night Red Carpet at THE LEHMEN TRILOGY
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 15, 2021

Last night, the five-time Olivier Award® nominated epic play, The Lehman Trilogy, celebrated its triumphant Opening Night at the Nederlander Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there for the star-studded red carpet!

Photos: THE LEHMAN TRILOGY Officially Opens on Broadway! Photo Photos: THE LEHMAN TRILOGY Officially Opens on Broadway!
by Team BWW - Oct 15, 2021

Last night, the five-time Olivier Award® nominated epic play, The Lehman Trilogy, celebrated its triumphant Opening Night at the Nederlander Theatre.

Photos: Broadway Walks the Red Carpet on Opening Night of THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Photo Photos: Broadway Walks the Red Carpet on Opening Night of THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN
by Jennifer Broski - Oct 14, 2021

Just last night Thoughts of a Colored Man officially opened on Broadway at the John Golden Theatre. We have photos from the star-studded red carpet!

ON BROADWAY GALA Raises $250K With Stunning Speed Painting, Entertainment, More Photo ON BROADWAY GALA Raises $250K With Stunning Speed Painting, Entertainment, More
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2021

Diablo Regional Arts Association's annual On Broadway Gala returned this year to mark the official reopening of the Lesher Center for the Arts. Leaders in the arts and civic communities came together in downtown Walnut Creek to celebrate the organization's reopening and support its work at the forefront of arts and culture in the East Bay.

Tim McGraw and Itzhak Perlman Join The McKnight Center For The Performing Arts' Grand Photo Tim McGraw and Itzhak Perlman Join The McKnight Center For The Performing Arts' Grand Re-Opening Weekend
by Stephi Wild - Oct 4, 2021

The McKnight Center for the Performing Arts at Oklahoma State University will kick off its grand re-opening weekend on Oct. 8-10, bringing award-winning stars to Stillwater, Okla. Country music superstar, Tim McGraw headlines the celebration on Friday, Oct. 8, followed by Emmy Award-winning violinist, Itzhak Perlman on Saturday, Oct. 9, and Broadway's Brian Stokes Mitchell and Megan Hilty on Sunday, Oct. 10.

Cynthia Erivo, Brian Stokes Mitchell & More to Perform With Cincinnati Symphony Orche Photo Cynthia Erivo, Brian Stokes Mitchell & More to Perform With Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and Cincinnati Pops
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 1, 2021

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and Cincinnati Pops have announced several updates to the 2021/22 schedule. Newly added artists include pianist Inon Barnatan; CSO Acting Associate Principal Flute Henrik Heide; vocalists Cynthia Erivo, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and Tatiana Mayfield; and local folk duo Over The Rhine.

Brian Stokes Mitchell To Host Arts + Business Partnership Awards Photo Brian Stokes Mitchell To Host Arts + Business Partnership Awards
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2021

Americans for the Arts today announced the recipients of this year's national Arts + Business Partnership Awards, recognizing six U.S. companies, an arts and business partnership, and a business leader for their exceptional commitment to the arts.

Tim McGraw and Itzhak Perlman Join The McKnight Center For The Performing Arts' Grand Photo Tim McGraw and Itzhak Perlman Join The McKnight Center For The Performing Arts' Grand Re-Opening Weekend
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2021

The McKnight Center for the Performing Arts at Oklahoma State University will kick off its grand re-opening weekend on Oct. 8-10, bringing award-winning stars to Stillwater, Okla. Country music superstar, Tim McGraw headlines the celebration on Friday, Oct. 8, followed by Emmy Award-winning violinist, Itzhak Perlman on Saturday, Oct. 9, and Broadway's Brian Stokes Mitchell and Megan Hilty on Sunday, Oct. 10.

BWW Interview: Seth Rudetsky On Upcoming Streaming Concerts With Broadway's Biggest S Photo BWW Interview: Seth Rudetsky On Upcoming Streaming Concerts With Broadway's Biggest Stars
by Team BWW - Sep 29, 2021

The Seth Concert Series is back and better than ever before! Regular Sunday evening performances will resume beginning October 3rd at 8 PM - with a five star lineup now on sale. We chatted with the leading man himself, Seth Rudetsky, about the upcoming streaming concerts.

Our Readers Share Their Favorite Moments from The 74th Annual Tony Awards! Photo Our Readers Share Their Favorite Moments from The 74th Annual Tony Awards!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 29, 2021

From beautiful performances and funny bits, to seeing your favorite actors and creatives taking home the coveted trophies, it was a night to remember and celebrate!

Billy Porter and Henry Tisch Join The Actors Fund's Board of Trustees Photo Billy Porter and Henry Tisch Join The Actors Fund's Board of Trustees
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2021

The Actors Fund announced today the election of two new members to its Board of Trustees: Billy Porter and Henry Tisch.  

Review Roundup: The 74th Annual Tony Awards; What Are the Critics Saying? Photo Review Roundup: The 74th Annual Tony Awards; What Are the Critics Saying?
by Michael Major - Sep 27, 2021

After two and a half years without Broadway's biggest night, the Tony Awards finally made their return! This year's presentation honored the outstanding shows, performances and artistry of the 2019-2020 Broadway season, which was brought to a halt by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Photos: Backstage at The 2020 Tony Awards With the Presenters, Performers and Winners Photo Photos: Backstage at The 2020 Tony Awards With the Presenters, Performers and Winners!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 26, 2021

We're taking you backstage with all of the evening's presenters, performers, and winners!

Photos: Check Out All of the Highlights From the 2020 Tony Awards! Photo Photos: Check Out All of the Highlights From the 2020 Tony Awards!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2021

After two and a half years without Broadway's biggest night, the Tony Awards returned on Sunday, Sept. 26! This year's presentation honored the outstanding shows, performances and artistry of the 2019-2020 Broadway season. 

VIDEOS: Watch All of the Performances From THE TONY AWARDS PRESENT: BROADWAY'S BACK! Photo VIDEOS: Watch All of the Performances From THE TONY AWARDS PRESENT: BROADWAY'S BACK!
by Team BWW - Sep 26, 2021

After two and a half years without Broadway's biggest night, the Tony Awards are back! This year's presentation honors the outstanding shows, performances and artistry of the 2019-2020 Broadway season, which was brought to a halt by the COVID-19 pandemic. Watch all of the performances from the awards here.

Further Performances Announced For THE TONY AWARDS PRESENT: BROADWAY'S BACK! Photo Further Performances Announced For THE TONY AWARDS PRESENT: BROADWAY'S BACK!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 25, 2021

Further details have been revealed for the performances taking part in tomorrow night's The Tony Awards Present: Broadway's Back!

HAIRSPRAY, FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME, AIN'T TOO PROUD & More Will Take the Stage at The  Photo HAIRSPRAY, FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME, AIN'T TOO PROUD & More Will Take the Stage at The Tony Awards Present: Broadway's Back!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2021

CBS and The American Theatre Wing's Tony Awards announced that a bevy of stage and screen stars that will appear on 'The Tony Awards® Present: Broadway's Back!' live from The Winter Garden Theatre in New York City, Sunday, Sept. 26 on the CBS Television Network and available to stream live and on demand on Paramount+.

BWW Review: BOB O'HARE - IT'S A NEW WORLD - A GREAT SONG COLLECTION at MetropolitanZo Photo BWW Review: BOB O'HARE - IT'S A NEW WORLD - A GREAT SONG COLLECTION at MetropolitanZoom
by Bernie Siben - Sep 22, 2021

Bob O'Hare - It's a New World - A great collection of Ira Gershwin songs

Brian Stokes Mitchell, the Delaware Symphony Orchestra & More to Take Part in New Yea Photo Brian Stokes Mitchell, the Delaware Symphony Orchestra & More to Take Part in New Year's Eve Concert at The Grand
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2021

The Grand, Delaware Symphony Orchestra, and OperaDelaware announced jointly today a New Year’s Eve Concert featuring the talents of their respective musicians and performers alongside Broadway legend Brian Stokes Mitchell.  

Photos: Manhattan Theatre Club Celebrates Re-Opening with First Preview of LACKAWANNA Photo Photos: Manhattan Theatre Club Celebrates Re-Opening with First Preview of LACKAWANNA BLUES
by Bruce Glikas - Sep 16, 2021

On Tuesday night, Ruben Santiago-Hudson’s Lackawanna Blues debuted on Broadway at Manhattan Theatre Club’s Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street, NYC), following the theater going dark for 18 months during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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