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Date Of Birth:
January 07, 1991 (29)
Birth Place:
Newark NJ, USA
Bio:
MJ Rodriguez is known for her performance as Angel in the 2011 Off-Broadway revival of Rent, which won her the 2011 Clive Barnes Award. She has also starred in Little Shop of Horrors (Pasadena Playhouse, 2019), Street Children (New Ohio Theatre, 2016), and Runaways (Encores Off-Center, 2016). She is ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: January 07, 1991 (29)

Birth Place: Newark NJ, USA

Bio:
MJ Rodriguez is known for her performance as Angel in the 2011 Off-Broadway revival of Rent, which won her the 2011 Clive Barnes Award. She has also starred in Little Shop of Horrors (Pasadena Playhouse, 2019), Street Children (New Ohio Theatre, 2016), and Runaways (Encores Off-Center, 2016). She is ... (read complete bio)
Nominations Announced For The 35th Annual Imagen Awards Photo Nominations Announced For The 35th Annual Imagen Awards
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2020

The Imagen Foundation President Helen Hernandez today announced 114 nominees in 20 categories for this year's 35th Annual Imagen Awards.

Broadway Catch Up: June 29 - Patti LuPone, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andrew Lloyd Webber, T Photo Broadway Catch Up: June 29 - Patti LuPone, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Todrick Hall, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 29, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out this weekend's highlights from some of your favorites, including Patti LuPone, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Todrick Hall, and more!

Wake Up With BWW 6/29: SIX Will Come to Drive-In Venues, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 6/29: SIX Will Come to Drive-In Venues, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 29, 2020

Today's top stories: Six will be performed in drive-in venues in the U.K., a new trailer has dropped for Hamilton on Disney+, and more!

VIDEO: Patti LuPone Perform 'Somewhere' From WEST SIDE STORY For POSE-A-THON Photo VIDEO: Patti LuPone Perform 'Somewhere' From WEST SIDE STORY For POSE-A-THON
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2020

Patti LuPone performed 'Somewhere' from West Side Story during POSE-A-THON, an online event hosted by the cast and creatives of the FX series, Pose.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: June 27-28- Lea Salonga, Josh Groban and More Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: June 27-28- Lea Salonga, Josh Groban and More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2020

This weekend (June 27-28) in live streaming: celebrate Global Pride, Lea Salonga sings with Seth Rudetsky, and so much more!

VIDEO: Sydney James Harcourt and Nina West Sing 'A Safe Place To Land' Photo VIDEO: Sydney James Harcourt and Nina West Sing 'A Safe Place To Land'
by Stage Tube - Jun 26, 2020

On Thursday June 25th during the a?oeSHES A RIOTa?? LGBTQIA Virtual Pride Rally, Hamilton Star Sydney James Harcourt and Drag Icon Nina West debuted the new video for their collaboration a?oeA Safe Place to Landa??, a cover of Sara Bareilles and John Legend's touching duet about supporting people in need.

VIDEO: Cast and Producers from POSE Perform Billy Porter's 'Love Yourself' Photo VIDEO: Cast and Producers from POSE Perform Billy Porter's 'Love Yourself'
by TV News Desk - Jun 25, 2020

In a first look at the upcoming POSE-A-THON special, the cast and producers of the hit FX series Pose perform Billy Porter's Hit Song a?oeLove Yourself.a??

Mj Rodriguez, Indya Moore, Harper Watters, and Councilman Antonio Brown Will Take Par Photo Mj Rodriguez, Indya Moore, Harper Watters, and Councilman Antonio Brown Will Take Part in PROUD: BLACK & QUEER IN AMERICA
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020

Multi-hyphenate performer and creator Dyllรณn Burnside will host the second installment in his virtual Pride conversation series with friends and influential community leaders today, Thursday, June 18th at 6:00pm ET on Instagram LIVE at @dyllonburnside.

LGBTQ+ on TV: POSE Photo LGBTQ+ on TV: POSE
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 17, 2020

Happy Pride Month! During the month of June, BroadwayWorld will be bringing you a look back on LGBTQ+ representation in television.

Emma Watson Responds to J.K. Rowling's Anti-Trans Tweets: 'Trans People Are Who They  Photo Emma Watson Responds to J.K. Rowling's Anti-Trans Tweets: 'Trans People Are Who They Say They Are'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020

Emma Watson is the latest person to speak out against J.K. Rowling's transphobic tweets. Watson used Twitter as her platform to stand up for the trans community.

POSE's Mj Rodriguez, Indya Moore, Steven Canals, and Dominique Jackson Speak Out Agai Photo POSE's Mj Rodriguez, Indya Moore, Steven Canals, and Dominique Jackson Speak Out Against J.K. Rowling's Anti-Trans Tweets
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020

Cast members from the television show Pose are speaking out against J.K. Rowling's transphobic Twitter comments.

Netflix Documentary DISCLOSURE, Transgender Lives on Screen, Launches This June Photo Netflix Documentary DISCLOSURE, Transgender Lives on Screen, Launches This June
by TV News Desk - May 29, 2020

Netflix is pleased to announce the Netflix Original Documentary DISCLOSURE, which will launch globally on Friday, June 19 during Pride Month.

Andy Mientus' Musical BURN ALL NIGHT Releases EP Cast Recording Photo Andy Mientus' Musical BURN ALL NIGHT Releases EP Cast Recording
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020

Burn All Night, a musical with a book and lyrics by Andy Mientus and music by Van Hughes, Nick LaGrasta, and Brett Moses has released an EP cast recording,

Nick Blaemire to Appear as the Next Guest on SUNDAYS ON THE COUCH WITH GEORGE Photo Nick Blaemire to Appear as the Next Guest on SUNDAYS ON THE COUCH WITH GEORGE
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2020

George Salazar will welcome Nick Blaemire to 'Sundays on the Couch with George' this Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 5pm EST/2pm PST on Youtube. Nick is an actor and writer known for his work in the 2011 Broadway Revival of Godspell, his Drama Desk-nominated performance as 'Jon' in the 2016 off-Broadway revival of tick, tick... BOOM!, and more!

Broadway Catch Up: May 13 - George Salazar, MJ Rodriguez, Dee Roscioli, Annaleigh As Photo Broadway Catch Up: May 13 - George Salazar, MJ Rodriguez, Dee Roscioli, Annaleigh Ashford, Tony Shalhoub, Wayne Brady, and More!
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out yesterday's highlights from some of your favorites, including George Salazar, MJ Rodriguez, Dee Roscioli, Annaleigh Ashford, Tony Shalhoub, Wayne Brady, and more!

Wake Up With BWW 5/13: HAMILTON Film is Coming to Disney+, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 5/13: HAMILTON Film is Coming to Disney+, and More!
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2020

Today's top stories: Broadway shutdown extends, the Hamilton film is coming to Disney+ in July, the cast of SMASH will reunite for stream of Bombshell concert, and more!

VIDEO: George Salazar and MJ Rodriguez Sing 'Suddenly Seymour' on SUNDAYS ON THE COUC Photo VIDEO: George Salazar and MJ Rodriguez Sing 'Suddenly Seymour' on SUNDAYS ON THE COUCH WITH GEORGE
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2020

On Sunday, George Salazar welcomed 'Pose' star MJ Rodriguez to 'Sundays on the Couch with George' 

Ryan Murphy Auctions Costumes from HOLLYWOOD, AMERICAN HORROR STORY, and More to Bene Photo Ryan Murphy Auctions Costumes from HOLLYWOOD, AMERICAN HORROR STORY, and More to Benefit The Actor's Fund
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2020

To raise money, the company will be auctioning off iconic props and costumes from Ryan Murphy shows, including American Horror Story, Hollywood, The Boys in the Band, Pose, Scream Queens, and more!

Mj Rodriguez to Appear as a Guest on SUNDAYS ON THE COUCH WITH GEORGE Photo Mj Rodriguez to Appear as a Guest on SUNDAYS ON THE COUCH WITH GEORGE
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2020

George Salazar will welcome Mj Rodriguez to 'Sundays on the Couch with George' this Sunday, May 10, 2020 at 5pm EST/2pm PST on Youtube. Mj is best known for her work as Blanca on FX's 'Pose' and was last seen opposite Salazar in the Pasadena Playhouse production of Little Shop of Horrors last fall.

Video Roundup: Cast of JAGGED LITTLE PILL, George Salazar, Alex Newell, and More Perf Photo Video Roundup: Cast of JAGGED LITTLE PILL, George Salazar, Alex Newell, and More Perform in GLAAD's 'Together in Pride: You are Not Alone'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2020

Last night, GLAAD hosted a digital event to highlight the LGBTQ response to COVID-19 and to raise money for CenterLink and local LGBTQ centers affected by COVID-19. Included were performances and appearances from the cast of Jagged Little Pill, George Salazar and Mj Rodriguez, Alex Newell, and more.

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