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Bio:
Jessie is a multidisciplinary artist and actor based in NYC. She was born to musician parents in Minneapolis, MN and began studying violin just before her 4th birthday. As she continued her classical studies, she discovered the world of dance and trained for many years at the Minnesota Dance Theatre ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jessie is a multidisciplinary artist and actor based in NYC. She was born to musician parents in Minneapolis, MN and began studying violin just before her 4th birthday. As she continued her classical studies, she discovered the world of dance and trained for many years at the Minnesota Dance Theatre ... (read complete bio)
Jessie Shelton, Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, Kerstin Anderson and More Featured on HER SOUND, V Photo Jessie Shelton, Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, Kerstin Anderson and More Featured on HER SOUND, VOL. 1
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021

Available on all streaming platforms January 15th,  Her Sound, Vol. 1, written by Ethan Carlson, recent winner of Taylor Louderman’s Write Out Loud Contest, is the first of a three-part concept album to be released throughout 2021. 

Mint Theater Continues its Series of Free Broadcasts With CONFLICT by Miles Malleson Photo Mint Theater Continues its Series of Free Broadcasts With CONFLICT by Miles Malleson
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2020

Mint Artistic Director Jonathan Bank today announced Mint Theater Company's Streaming Series featuring HD recordings of past productions, will continue with the New York Premiere of Miles Malleson's political love story Conflict, just in time for Election Day. Conflict will be available online from October 19th through November 1st.

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, August 31- with Sierra Boggess,  Katie Finneran, and M Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, August 31- with Sierra Boggess, Katie Finneran, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020

Today (August 31) in live streaming: Sierra Boggess sings with Seth Rudetsky, Katie Finneran visits Stars in the House, and so much more!

Rattlestick Presents Benefit Concert of SOLDIERGIRLS With Jenn Colella, Lilli Cooper, Photo Rattlestick Presents Benefit Concert of SOLDIERGIRLS With Jenn Colella, Lilli Cooper, and More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2020

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater will present a benefit concert of SOLDIERGIRLS, a new two-person musical with book and lyrics by Em Weinstein and music by Emily Johnson-Erday. SOLDIERGIRLS uses real letters and a collage of found and original text to look at love, liberation, and lesbianism in the Womena??s Army Corps in World War II.

Wake Up With BWW 8/7: 36 QUESTIONS Film Coming to Netflix, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 8/7: 36 QUESTIONS Film Coming to Netflix, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 7, 2020

Today's top stories: Netflix will released a film adaptation of the podcast musical 36 Questions, and more!

Brett Haley to Direct Netflix Film Adaptation of the Podcast Musical 36 QUESTIONS Photo Brett Haley to Direct Netflix Film Adaptation of the Podcast Musical 36 QUESTIONS
by TV News Desk - Aug 6, 2020

Netflix is set to produce a feature film adaptation of the hit podcast musical 36 Questions, which featured Jonathan Groff and Jessie Shelton.

Theater in Quarantine Continues with HYPOCHONDRIAC!¹ Performed by Joshua William Gel Photo Theater in Quarantine Continues with HYPOCHONDRIAC!¹ Performed by Joshua William Gelb, Featuring Jessie Shelton
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2020

Theater in Quarantine is a new performance laboratory from writer/director/performer Joshua William Gelb dedicated to the exploration of the theatrical experience inside the digital space. On Thursday, July 2nd, Theater in Quarantine will premiere HYPOCHONDRIAC!¹ the first installment of a new adaptation of Molière's The Imaginary Invalid.

VIDEO: HADESTOWN Cast Members Talk About What Pride Means to Them Photo VIDEO: HADESTOWN Cast Members Talk About What Pride Means to Them
by Stage Tube - Jun 29, 2020

Recently several of the LGBTQIA+ Hadestown cast members sat down for a Pride Roundtable.

VIDEO: On This Day, May 23: HADESTOWN Debuts Off-Broadway at New York Theatre Worksho Photo VIDEO: On This Day, May 23: HADESTOWN Debuts Off-Broadway at New York Theatre Workshop
by Stage Tube - May 23, 2020

On this day in 2016, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical HADESTOWN celebrated its off-Broadway opening at New York Theatre Workshop.

BWW TV: The HADESTOWN Family Reunites for A Virtual Performance Photo BWW TV: The HADESTOWN Family Reunites for A Virtual Performance
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 20, 2020

The Hadestown family has reunited virtually to bring us a performance of 'Road to Hell, Part 2'. including Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney, Andre de Shields, Patrick Page, Anais Mitchell, Rachel Chavkin, and more

VIDEO: HADESTOWN Cast Members Andre De Shields, Reeve Carney, Eva Noblezada, and More Photo VIDEO: HADESTOWN Cast Members Andre De Shields, Reeve Carney, Eva Noblezada, and More Assure Fans 'Spring Will Come Again'
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2020

Cast members from Hadestown are assuring fans that Spring will come again, in a new video posted to Twitter.

Photo Flash: The Cast of HADESTOWN Celebrates Their Grammy Win Photo Photo Flash: The Cast of HADESTOWN Celebrates Their Grammy Win
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2020

HADESTOWN won the Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, and celebrated with an on-stage presentation with the Grammy statue!

HADESTOWN Wins the Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album! Photo HADESTOWN Wins the Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album!
by TV News Desk - Jan 26, 2020

Hadestown has won the Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album! The announcement was made during the Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony on Sunday, January 26. 

Amy Marcs And HADESTOWN Cast Members Join Celebrity Reading Event For Breast Cancer Photo Amy Marcs And HADESTOWN Cast Members Join Celebrity Reading Event For Breast Cancer
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2020

Amy Marcs and cast of the Tony Award winning HADESTOWN including Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer, Kimberly Marable, Jessie Shelton, Kim Steele, along with directors Coco Cohn and Peter Michael Marino to present Amy Marcs' hit solo comedy show about breast cancer, NICE T!TS.

Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer and Cast Members from HADESTOWN Will Take Part in Amy Marcs' Be Photo Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer and Cast Members from HADESTOWN Will Take Part in Amy Marcs' Benefit Reading of NICE T!TS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2020

The cast of HADESTOWN including Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer, Kimberly Marable, Jessie Shelton, Kim Steele, along with directors Coco Cohn and Peter Michael Marino will take part in Amy Marcs' hit solo comedy show about breast cancer, NICE T!TS. 

Photo Flash: Watch Andre De Shields Encourage HADESTOWN Audience to Donate to the Act Photo Photo Flash: Watch Andre De Shields Encourage HADESTOWN Audience to Donate to the Actors Fund
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2020

On Friday, January 10th at 1 pm,  Tony Award-winning Hadestown held an added special performance for The Actors Fund. It was the first special performance of 2020 for The Actors Fund.  Tony Award winner André De Shields rocked the house after the performance with a 'curtain sermon' about The Actors Fund that will be long remembered.

Reeve Carney, Eva Noblezada and Cast of HADESTOWN Have Joined BroadwayCon Lineup for  Photo Reeve Carney, Eva Noblezada and Cast of HADESTOWN Have Joined BroadwayCon Lineup for MainStage Spotlight Session
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2020

Hadestown has joined the Broadway 2020 lineup for an exclusive MainStage Spotlight Session on Sunday, January 26, 2020.

Photo Flash: Bebe Neuwirth, Arielle Jacobs, Dawnn Lewis, David Jennings and More Atte Photo Photo Flash: Bebe Neuwirth, Arielle Jacobs, Dawnn Lewis, David Jennings and More Attend HADESTOWN Actors Fund Performance
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2020

The Tony Award winning and Grammy nominated cast of Hadestown donated a special matinee performance at The Walter Kerr Theatre on January 10 to The Actors Fund.

BWW Exclusive: Watch WAITRESS Casts Unite to Sing the Best of Bareilles! Photo BWW Exclusive: Watch WAITRESS Casts Unite to Sing the Best of Bareilles!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 4, 2020

Following a sold-out concert in 2017, stars from Broadway and the National Tours of WAITRESS came together to perform WAITRESS SINGS BAREILLES: VOL. 2 at The Green Room 42, in a concert benefitting The Hysterical Womxn's Society.

BWW Exclusive: Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney and the Cast of HADESTOWN Get in the Holid Photo BWW Exclusive: Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney and the Cast of HADESTOWN Get in the Holiday Spirit for Carols For A Cure
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 24, 2019

Carols for a Cure is back for 2019 in its 21st edition! Below, check out exclusive photos of Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney, Amber Gray, Andre de Shields and the cast of Hadestown as they gather to record their track- 'Midwintersong.'

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