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Bio:
From Off-Broadway to on, Kecia Lewis has made a career out of tackling the lives of formidable women. On Broadway, she originated the roles of Asaka, Trix, and Ida Mae in Once on this Island, The Drowsy Chaperone, and Leap of Faith respectively. Additionally, she has graced Broadway in Chicago, Big ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
From Off-Broadway to on, Kecia Lewis has made a career out of tackling the lives of formidable women. On Broadway, she originated the roles of Asaka, Trix, and Ida Mae in Once on this Island, The Drowsy Chaperone, and Leap of Faith respectively. Additionally, she has graced Broadway in Chicago, Big ... (read complete bio)
Broadway Rewind: Raúl Esparza & More Bring LEAP OF FAITH to Broadway Photo Broadway Rewind: Raúl Esparza & More Bring LEAP OF FAITH to Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 8, 2020

Today we rewind to 2012, when Leap of Faith opened at the St. James Theatre, where it played for 19 performances.

MCC Theater Announces MCC ON DEMAND - A Streaming Service for MCC's Virtual Content Photo MCC Theater Announces MCC ON DEMAND - A Streaming Service for MCC's Virtual Content
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2020

MCC Theater announced today its new streaming platform MCC On Demand, launching October 28. MCC On Demand will be a one-stop streaming platform for on demand access to MCC's virtual content. Subscribers will be able to login and have immediate access to content available in their subscription.

Santino Fontana, Eva Noblezada and More Announced for New Works Virtual Festival Photo Santino Fontana, Eva Noblezada and More Announced for New Works Virtual Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2020

Filming via Zoom has begun for New Works Virtual Festival. From Sunday October 25th to Saturday the 31st, the NWVF will stream video readings of 20 new scripts of non-musical pieces (19 plays, 1 teleplay) featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members. 4 new play scripts have been announced by the team.

Five Titles Announced For The Actors' Fund's New Works Virtual Festival Photo Five Titles Announced For The Actors' Fund's New Works Virtual Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2020

From Sunday October 25th to Saturday the 31st, the New Works Virtual Festival will stream video readings of 20 new scripts featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members.

Marc Kudisch and More Will Lead SOMETHING'S COMING, New Play on the Making of WEST SI Photo Marc Kudisch and More Will Lead SOMETHING'S COMING, New Play on the Making of WEST SIDE STORY, Kicking Off The New Works Virtual Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

The New Works Virtual Festival, now scheduled to take place from Sunday October 25th to Saturday the 31st, will stream video readings of 20 new scripts featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members.

VIDEO: Ben Harney, Kecia Lewis and More Sing 'Lift Every Voice and Sing' in Support o Photo VIDEO: Ben Harney, Kecia Lewis and More Sing 'Lift Every Voice and Sing' in Support of Black Lives Matter
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020

Tony winner Ben Harney, Kecia Lewis, Thaddeus McCants, DeWitt Fleming Jr., Jennie Harney-Fleming, and Charles Czernecki appear in a new video featuring the anthem 'Lift Every Voice and Sing, in support of the Black Lives Matter Movement.

VIDEO: Rebecca Naomi Jones and Kecia Lewis Perform 'Didn't It Rain' From Atlantic The Photo VIDEO: Rebecca Naomi Jones and Kecia Lewis Perform 'Didn't It Rain' From Atlantic Theater's MARIE AND ROSETTA
by Stage Tube - Jul 18, 2020

Check out this flashback video of Rebecca Naomi Jones and Kecia Lewis performing 'Didn't It Rain' from Atlantic Theater's Marie and Rosetta!

Bill Timms, Noted Broadway Talent Agent, Has Passed Away at 62 Photo Bill Timms, Noted Broadway Talent Agent, Has Passed Away at 62
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020

The Broadway community is mourning the loss of a man whose name may have never appeared on a credits page, but whose presence had a pronounced impact on a host of the industry's brightest names. Agent Bill Timms died this past weekend at age of 62.

MCC Theater's Live Labs: One Acts Will Present C.A. Johnson's  WHEN June 24 Photo MCC Theater's Live Labs: One Acts Will Present C.A. Johnson's  WHEN June 24
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2020

MCC THEATER'S LIVE LABS: ONE ACTS will present C.A. Johnson's  WHEN on Wednesday, June 24 at 5:30 pm.  From the voice of an acclaimed Black Queer writer (All The Natalie Portmans), the play will feature Kecia Lewis and Antoinette Crowe-Legacy  under the direction of Taylor Reynolds.

VIDEO: Original Broadway and London Casts of THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Sing 'As We Stumble Photo VIDEO: Original Broadway and London Casts of THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Sing 'As We Stumble Along (Reprise)'
by Stage Tube - May 27, 2020

 The original Broadway and London casts of The Drowsy Chaperone have reunited in song for a virtual fundraiser! The performers came together to sing 'As We Stumble Along (Reprise)'.

EVERYBODY UNDER THE SUN: VOICES OF SOLSTICE VOLUME I: THE SINGERS to be Released Dece Photo EVERYBODY UNDER THE SUN: VOICES OF SOLSTICE VOLUME I: THE SINGERS to be Released December 6
by TV News Desk - Oct 16, 2019

 Everybody Under the Sun: Voices of Solstice – Volume I: The Singers will be released on December 6, 2019. This two-disc anthology presents live recordings of 22 guest singers from 13 cultures of the world who have been featured in Paul Winter's solstice celebrations in the world's largest cathedral, New York's St. John the Divine, over the past 38 years.

Up On the Marquee: THE ROSE TATTOO Comes to Broadway Photo Up On the Marquee: THE ROSE TATTOO Comes to Broadway
by Walter McBride - Sep 24, 2019

The Rose Tattoo, directed by Trip Cullman and starring Marisa Tomei, is currently in previews! Roundabout brings the Tennessee Williams classic back, which opens officially on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. This is a limited engagement through December 8, 2019 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street).

Wake Up With BWW 9/19: THE ROSE TATTOO Begins Previews, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/19: THE ROSE TATTOO Begins Previews, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2019

Today's top stories: The Rose Tattoo begins previews tonight, and more!

BWW TV: Marisa Tomei & Company Get Ready to Bring THE ROSE TATTOO Back to Broadway! Photo BWW TV: Marisa Tomei & Company Get Ready to Bring THE ROSE TATTOO Back to Broadway!
by TV - Press Previews - Sep 14, 2019

The Rose Tattoo, directed by Trip Cullman and starring Marisa Tomei, is coming soon to Broadway! Roundabout will bring the Tennessee Williams classic back on September 19, and opening officially on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. This is a limited engagement through December 8, 2019 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street).

Photo Flash: Meet the Company of THE ROSE TATTOO, Starring Marisa Tomei Photo Photo Flash: Meet the Company of THE ROSE TATTOO, Starring Marisa Tomei
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019

Meet the company of The Rose Tattoo, coming soon to Broadway! Check out all new photos of the cast, led by Marisa Tomei!

Wake Up With BWW 7/31: Casting Announced For THE ROSE TATTOO Starring Marisa Tomei, a Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/31: Casting Announced For THE ROSE TATTOO Starring Marisa Tomei, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 31, 2019

Today's top stories: Full casting has been announced for The Rose Tattoo starring Marisa Tomei, and more!

Full Cast And Creatives Announced For THE ROSE TATTOO Starring Marisa Tomei Photo Full Cast And Creatives Announced For THE ROSE TATTOO Starring Marisa Tomei
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced the company and design team for the new Broadway production of Tennessee Williams' Tony Award-winning play The Rose Tattoo.

Everything You Need to Know About the 2019-2020 Broadway Season! Photo Everything You Need to Know About the 2019-2020 Broadway Season!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2019

The 2019-2020 Broadway season is in full gear! Thirty-eight productions have been announced so far to hit the Great White Way this season, so there is plenty for theatergoers to look forward to! With all such a variety of musicals and plays, new works and revivals, we're getting you prepared by giving you a peek at each of the productions announced to arrived on the Great White Way this season! Take a peek at all the excitement!

OKLAHOMA!, CONSTITUTION And More Take Home 2019 Obie Awards Photo OKLAHOMA!, CONSTITUTION And More Take Home 2019 Obie Awards
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2019

Winners of the 64th Annual Obie Awards were announced this evening in a ceremony held at New York City's Terminal 5.

Wake Up With BWW 5/20: 2019 Obie Awards Are Held Tonight, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 5/20: 2019 Obie Awards Are Held Tonight, and More!
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Happy Monday!

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