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Brian Stokes Mitchell

Also Credited As: Brian Mitchell
 
Date Of Birth:
October 31, 1957 (65)
Birth Place:
Seattle, WA
Bio:
Dubbed ‚Äúthe last leading man‚ÄĚ 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‚Äôs finest conductors and orchestras. He received Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: October 31, 1957 (65)

Birth Place: Seattle, WA

Bio:
Dubbed ‚Äúthe last leading man‚ÄĚ 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‚Äôs finest conductors and orchestras. He received Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle ... (read complete bio)

Review: Jessica Vosk is Beguiling in Solo Cabaret Debut at OC's Segerstrom Center Photo Review: Jessica Vosk is Beguiling in Solo Cabaret Debut at OC's Segerstrom Center
by Michael Quintos - Nov 21, 2022

Broadway fan favorite Jessica Vosk's solo cabaret debut at Segerstrom Center for the Arts---which opened Thursday, November 17, 2022 and continues for two additional shows through Saturday, November 19---is, quite possibly, the most enjoyable cabaret concert this reviewer has experienced at the Center's lovely and intimate Samueli Theatre.

Darren Criss, Lena Hall, Ramin Karimloo & Solea Pfeiffer to Star in CHESS Benefit Con Photo Darren Criss, Lena Hall, Ramin Karimloo & Solea Pfeiffer to Star in CHESS Benefit Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2022

The Entertainment Community Fund, formerly The Actors Fund, will present a one-night-only benefit concert of the legendary musical¬†Chess.¬†It will star¬†Darren Criss¬†as ‚ÄúFreddie Trumper‚ÄĚ,¬†Lena Hall¬†as ‚ÄúFlorence Vassey‚ÄĚ,¬†Ramin Karimloo¬†as ‚ÄúAnatoly Sergievsky‚ÄĚ and¬†Solea Pfeiffer¬†as ‚ÄúSvetlana Sergievsky‚ÄĚ.

Leslie Odom, Jr. to Star in LET FREEDOM RING CELEBRATION at the Kennedy Center Photo Leslie Odom, Jr. to Star in LET FREEDOM RING CELEBRATION at the Kennedy Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2022

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and Georgetown University will celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a free, ticketed musical tribute, the Let Freedom Ring Celebration. The annual program, part of the Center’s Millennium Stage free daily performance series, features Leslie Odom, Jr.

SDC Announces Executive Board Election Results Photo SDC Announces Executive Board Election Results
by Stephi Wild - Nov 16, 2022

Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC) announced the results of its 2022 Executive Board election at its Annual Membership Meeting on Monday night, November 14. Evan Yionoulis was elected to serve a second term as Executive Board President.

Larry Owens' SONDHEIMIA, Bernadette Peters & More Announced for Pasadena Playhouse's  Photo Larry Owens' SONDHEIMIA, Bernadette Peters & More Announced for Pasadena Playhouse's Sondheim Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 15, 2022

Pasadena Playhouse Producing Artistic Director Danny Feldman announced the latest news for the theater’s upcoming six-month-long celebration of the works and impact of Stephen Sondheim January 26 through June 11, 2023. 

KNOXVILLE Original Cast Recording Available Now on CD Photo KNOXVILLE Original Cast Recording Available Now on CD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2022

The original cast recording of Knoxville is NOW AVAILABLE ON CD. Based on the novel by James Agee, Knoxville recently had its world premiere run at Asolo Repertory Theatre in Sarasota, Florida.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night PARADE at New York City Center Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night PARADE at New York City Center
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 3, 2022

New York City Center is presenting Jason Robert Brown and Alfred Uhry's 1998 Tony Award-winning musical Parade, starring Ben Platt and Micaela Diamond, with direction by Michael Arden. Check out photos from the opening night red carpet here!

Photos: The New Lena Horne Theatre is Unveiled Photo Photos: The New Lena Horne Theatre is Unveiled
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 3, 2022

Earlier this week, The Nederlander Organization unveiled the new Lena Horne Theatre in honor of the iconic entertainer and civil rights activist. This is the first Broadway theatre in history to be named for a Black woman. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos from the ceremony here!

Interview: Broadway Encyclopedia Seth Rudetsky Next Matches Musical Wits With Lillias Photo Interview: Broadway Encyclopedia Seth Rudetsky Next Matches Musical Wits With Lillias White
by Gil Kaan - Oct 31, 2022

Broadway pianist/ composer/ all-around host Seth Rudetsky returns to The Wallis with his signature concert series, this time with Tony Award winner Lillias White November 3, 2022. The always working Seth managed to spare a few moments to answer some of my queries.

Photos: On the Red Carpet of Broadway Inspirational Voices' BETTER DAYS Fundraising E Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet of Broadway Inspirational Voices' BETTER DAYS Fundraising Event
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 25, 2022

Broadway Inspirational Voices held its BETTER DAYS: Fundraising Cocktail Party and Award Ceremony on October 24, 2022 at 7:00pm in the heart of Times Square. Check out photos here!

Brandon Victor Dixon to Appear at MUSE/IQUE's SUNSET ON SUNSET in November Photo Brandon Victor Dixon to Appear at MUSE/IQUE's SUNSET ON SUNSET in November
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 23, 2022

MUSE/IQUE will conclude its adventurous yearlong concert series, L.A. Composed: A Festival of Los Angeles Music. Each concert of L.A. Composed focusses on a different street and the music that is associated with it. Sunset on Sunset, a musical journey into the center of L.A.'s soul, will be performed Saturday, November 12 and Sunday, November 13 at 7:30pm at historic Union Station.

Broadway Press Agent Susan L. Schulman Passes Away Photo Broadway Press Agent Susan L. Schulman Passes Away
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 20, 2022

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report the death of Broadway press agent Susan L. Schulman.

KNOXVILLE Original Cast Recording Featuring Jason Danieley & More to be Released This Photo KNOXVILLE Original Cast Recording Featuring Jason Danieley & More to be Released This Week
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 19, 2022

Broadway Records will release the original cast recording of Knoxville. Based on the novel by James Agee, Knoxville recently played a critically acclaimed world premiere run at Asolo Repertory Theatre in Sarasota, Florida. The album will be available everywhere digitally on Friday, October 21, and on physical CD on November 11.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at Second Stage's Fall Gala, With Michael Urie, Brian Stoke Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at Second Stage's Fall Gala, With Michael Urie, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Brittney Mack, and More!
by Jennifer Broski - Oct 18, 2022

Second Stage Theater' held itsFall Gala honoring Second Stage Board Chair Terry Lindsay and her husband, bob lindsay, Co-Founder and Chairman of Lindsay Goldberg, on Monday, October 17, 2022 at 583 Park Avenue. Check out photos!

Photos: Stars Arrive at THE PIANO LESSON Opening Night Photo Photos: Stars Arrive at THE PIANO LESSON Opening Night
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 15, 2022

The best of Broadway was at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre on Thursday, where The Piano Lesson, directed by Tony Award nominee LaTanya Richardson Jackson and starring Samuel L. Jackson, John David Washington, and Danielle Brooks, opened on Broadway. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the arrivals and you can check out photos of Patti LuPone, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, and more on the red carpet below!

Brian Stokes Mitchell, the New York Philharmonic & More to Perform at Open House Week Photo Brian Stokes Mitchell, the New York Philharmonic & More to Perform at Open House Weekend in the New David Geffen Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2022

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and the New York Philharmonic announced the lineup for¬†Open House Weekend‚ÄĒa free weekend-long celebration for all with more than 40 events at the new David Geffen Hall on October 29 and 30.

Michael Urie, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Brittney Mack & More Set for Second Stage Theate Photo Michael Urie, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Brittney Mack & More Set for Second Stage Theater's Fall Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2022

Second Stage Theater’s Fall Gala celebration will honor Second Stage Board Chair Terry Lindsay and her husband, Bob Lindsay, Co-Founder and Chairman of Lindsay Goldberg. The gala event will take place on Monday, October 17, 2022. The event will feature Michael Urie, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Brittney Mack and more.

Conductor Malcolm J. Merriweather Appointed As Director Of The New York Philharmonic  Photo Conductor Malcolm J. Merriweather Appointed As Director Of The New York Philharmonic Chorus
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 11, 2022

New York City-based conductor and baritone Malcolm J. Merriweather has been appointed as the director of the New York Philharmonic Chorus.

Photos: Stars Turn Out For DEATH OF A SALESMAN Opening Night! Photo Photos: Stars Turn Out For DEATH OF A SALESMAN Opening Night!
by Bruce Glikas - Oct 10, 2022

The Hudson Theatre was the place to be as stars of stage and screen came out to celebrate opening night of Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman. This vibrant and timely production is directed by Miranda Cromwell, who co-directed the London production alongside Marianne Elliott. See photos from opening night!

Entertainment Community Fund & Bertoia Auctions to Present AN 'ANTIQUE' TOY STORY Auc Photo Entertainment Community Fund & Bertoia Auctions to Present AN 'ANTIQUE' TOY STORY Auction
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 6, 2022

Entertainment Community Fund (formerly The Actors Fund)¬†is partnering with¬†Bertoia Auctions¬†to present¬†An ‚ÄúAntique‚ÄĚ Toy Story: A Special Event. Proceeds from this auction, consisting of hundreds of antique toys, will directly benefit the Actors Fund Home in Englewood, NJ.

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