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Chuck Cooper News

 
Date Of Birth:
November 08, 1954 (66)
Birth Place:
Cleveland, OH, USA
Bio:
Chuck won the Tony Award for his performance in Cy Coleman's The Life. He has been featured in 15 Broadway shows in every theatrical genre from Shakespeare to musical comedy. His most recent guest starring TV appearances include "Bull," "Power," "The Good Wife," "House of Cards" and "Madam ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: November 08, 1954 (66)

Birth Place: Cleveland, OH, USA

Bio:
Chuck won the Tony Award for his performance in Cy Coleman's The Life. He has been featured in 15 Broadway shows in every theatrical genre from Shakespeare to musical comedy. His most recent guest starring TV appearances include "Bull," "Power," "The Good Wife," "House of Cards" and "Madam ... (read complete bio)
Justin Guarini Joins WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT Podcast as the First Guest On Season Five Photo Justin Guarini Joins WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT Podcast as the First Guest On Season Five
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021

To kickstart Season Five of the Why I'll Never Make It podcast, Justin Guarini (Wicked, In Transit) joins host Patrick Oliver Jones to talk about the musical journey that led up to American Idol, his rollercoaster years afterwards, and the Broadway home he has found since.

Wake Up With BWW 12/30: Voting is Open For 2020: THE TIKTOK MUSICAL, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 12/30: Voting is Open For 2020: THE TIKTOK MUSICAL, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 30, 2020

Today's top stories: Laura Osnes talks R&H Goes Pop!, Norm Lewis performs Company, Andre De Shields, Jelani Alladin Billy Porter Joshua Henry and more sing 'Make Them Hear You / Grateful', and more!

VIDEO: Jelani Alladin, André De Shields, Billy Porter and More Sing 'Make Them Hear  Photo VIDEO: Jelani Alladin, André De Shields, Billy Porter and More Sing 'Make Them Hear You / Grateful'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2020

The Actors Fund today announced the release of the “Make Them Hear You / Grateful” video to raise funds for their programs and services. The video features Jelani Alladin, Chuck Cooper, André De Shields, Brandon Victor Dixon, Joshua Henry and Billy Porter.

Details Announced for 2020 LPTW Rachel Crothers Leadership Award Event Honoring Tonya Photo Details Announced for 2020 LPTW Rachel Crothers Leadership Award Event Honoring Tonya Pinkins
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2020

The League of Professional Theatre Women will bestow the 2020 LPTW Rachel Crothers Leadership Award to multi-award-winning actress, author, and activist, Tonya Pinkins. The award will be presented on Monday, December 7 from 7:00pm – 9:00pm on Zoom.

Tonya Pinkins to be Awarded With the 2020 LPTW Rachel Crothers Leadership Award Photo Tonya Pinkins to be Awarded With the 2020 LPTW Rachel Crothers Leadership Award
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2020

The League of Professional Theatre Women will bestow the 2020 LPTW Rachel Crothers Leadership Award to multi-award-winning actress, author, and activist, Tonya Pinkins. The award will be presented on Monday, December 7 from 7:00pm – 9:00pm on Zoom.

The Actors Fund Raises $1.1 Million at Virtual Gala Photo The Actors Fund Raises $1.1 Million at Virtual Gala
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2020

The evening featured appearances from Broadway luminaries including Medal of Honor recipients Tony Award-winning actor Matthew Broderick and Emmy Award-winning actor and producer Sarah Jessica Parker. The honor was presented to the couple by three-time Tony Award-winning actor Nathan Lane.

VIDEO: Watch Broadway for Biden's IN OUR AMERICA Featuring Laura Benanti, Alex Boniel Photo VIDEO: Watch Broadway for Biden's IN OUR AMERICA Featuring Laura Benanti, Alex Boniello, James Harkness and More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2020

Broadway for Biden's all-star virtual fundraiser In Our America: A Concert for the Soul of the Nation is now available to watch on the NowThis YouTube page and Broadway for Biden's Facebook through Wednesday, November 4. The concert originally streamed on Wednesday, October 21.

Broadway Rewind: AMAZING GRACE Sings Out on Broadway with Josh Young and More! Photo Broadway Rewind: AMAZING GRACE Sings Out on Broadway with Josh Young and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 25, 2020

Today we rewind to 2015, when Amazing Grace arrived at the Nederlander Theatre, where it played for 116 performances.

VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Sings 'Tomorrow' From ANNIE Photo VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson Sings 'Tomorrow' From ANNIE
by Stage Tube - Oct 24, 2020

Jennifer Hudson performed Tomorrow from Annie as part of Broadway For Biden's In our America: A Concert For the Soul of the Nation earlier this week.

John-Andrew Morrison, Jasminn Johnson, Lilli Cooper and Adam Gwon to Join KEEN AFTER  Photo John-Andrew Morrison, Jasminn Johnson, Lilli Cooper and Adam Gwon to Join KEEN AFTER HOURS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2020

Today Keen Company Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein announced additional guests for Keen After Hours. New this season, Keen After Hours connects audiences with luminaries of the theatre world, every Monday night at 6:30pm on Keen Company's website and Facebook page.

VIDEO: Watch 70+ Stars in IN OUR AMERICA: A Concert for the Soul of the Nation Photo VIDEO: Watch 70+ Stars in IN OUR AMERICA: A Concert for the Soul of the Nation
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2020

Tonight at 8pm, Broadway for Biden will present In Our America: A Concert for the Soul of the Nation. The virtual event will bring Broadway together to celebrate hope and benefit the Biden Victory Fund.

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, October 21- with LaChanze, Heidi Schreck, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, October 21- with LaChanze, Heidi Schreck, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2020

Today (October 21) in live streaming: LaChanze visits Backstage Live, Our America: A Concert for the Soul of the Nation, and so much more!

Broadway for Biden's IN OUR AMERICA Streams Tonight; Nathan Lane and Billy Porter Joi Photo Broadway for Biden's IN OUR AMERICA Streams Tonight; Nathan Lane and Billy Porter Join Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2020

Broadway for Biden’s all-star virtual fundraiser In Our America: A Concert for the Soul of the Nation streams tonight, Wednesday, October 21 at 8:00pm EST. 

Marsha Mason, Lilli Cooper and More to Join KEEN AFTER HOURS Photo Marsha Mason, Lilli Cooper and More to Join KEEN AFTER HOURS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2020

Today Keen Company Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein announced additional guests for Keen After Hours. Next up is Marsha Mason (October 19th), followed by John-Andrew Morrison and Jasminn Johnson (October 26th), and Lilli Cooper (November 2nd).

Glenn Close, Jennifer Hudson, Samuel L. Jackson and 70+ Stars Will Take Part in IN OU Photo Glenn Close, Jennifer Hudson, Samuel L. Jackson and 70+ Stars Will Take Part in IN OUR AMERICA: A Concert for the Soul of the Nation
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2020

Broadway for Biden has just announced an all-star team for upcoming fundraiser In Our America: A Concert for the Soul of the Nation. The one-night only virtual event will bring Broadway together to celebrate hope and benefit the Biden Victory Fund.

Chita Rivera, Laura Benanti, George Salazar, and More Join the Lineup For TheaterWork Photo Chita Rivera, Laura Benanti, George Salazar, and More Join the Lineup For TheaterWorksUSA Fall Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2020

TheaterWorksUSA has announced more stars joining the lineup of its Connecting the Dots fall benefit.

THE THEATRE WILL SURVIVE Benefit For The Actors Fund is Now Available On Demand Photo THE THEATRE WILL SURVIVE Benefit For The Actors Fund is Now Available On Demand
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2020

For anyone who missed the August 31st Zoom debut of the video, a?oeThe Theatre Will Survivea?? (Lyrics: Michael Colby/Music & Orchestrations: Ned Paul Ginsburg) you can now enjoy it on Vimeo, along with a talk back with many of the stars who contributed their talents to the video, all of which benefits The Actors Fund.

Broadway Rewind: Orlando Bloom and Condola Rashad Bring ROMEO AND JULIET Back to Broa Photo Broadway Rewind: Orlando Bloom and Condola Rashad Bring ROMEO AND JULIET Back to Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 3, 2020

Today we rewind to 2013 for the latest revival of Romeo and Juliet. The classic play opened on September 19 the Richard Rodgers Theatre, where it ran for 93 performances.

Tonya Pinkins and Ciara Renée Present RED PILLING OF AMERICA Featuring Conversations Photo Tonya Pinkins and Ciara Renée Present RED PILLING OF AMERICA Featuring Conversations With Broadway Guests
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020

Every Thursday at 3pm from September 10th - October 31st, Tony award-winning actress Tonya Pinkins and TV & Broadway star Ciara Renée will come together for exclusive, one-on-one conversations with new guest stars each week when Pinkins' puts a horror-fying lens on the upcoming election with her film RED PILL.

Chuck Cooper, Lauren Ambrose, and Lilli Cooper Join Host Lance Roberts For A Mini Reu Photo Chuck Cooper, Lauren Ambrose, and Lilli Cooper Join Host Lance Roberts For A Mini Reunion On BROADWAY'S CALLING
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2020

Tony Winner Chuck Cooper (The Life), who is currently on Sara Bareilles' tv show, Little Voice, joins Tony nominees Lilli Cooper (Tootsie) and Lauren Ambrose (My Fair Lady) as guests on Lance Roberts on Broadway's Calling.

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