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Bio:
NaTasha is delighted to join Chicago! Last seen Showboat (Queenie) NY Philharmonic. Broadway: A Night with Janis Joplin (Aretha, Joplinaire), The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess (Mariah), The Color Purple (Sofia). Featured Vocalist/Concerts: Carnegie Hall (Irving Berlin), Avery Fisher Hall (Ragtime), ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
NaTasha is delighted to join Chicago! Last seen Showboat (Queenie) NY Philharmonic. Broadway: A Night with Janis Joplin (Aretha, Joplinaire), The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess (Mariah), The Color Purple (Sofia). Featured Vocalist/Concerts: Carnegie Hall (Irving Berlin), Avery Fisher Hall (Ragtime), ... (read complete bio)
Tune in Tomorrow for Black Theatre United's Virtual Town Hall With Viola Davis and Mo Photo Tune in Tomorrow for Black Theatre United's Virtual Town Hall With Viola Davis and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2020

Friday, July 24th at 7:00PM EST / 4:00PM PST, join Black Theatre United (BTU) member, actor and activist Viola Davis as she moderates a virtual Town Hall with Leader Stacey Abrams, Founder of Fair Fight and Fair Count and Dr. Jeanine Abrams McLean, Vice President of Fair Count, in a conversation titled 'Our Voices. Our Votes. Our Time.'

Black Theatre United Will Host Chat with Audra McDonald and NAACP Legal Defense Fund' Photo Black Theatre United Will Host Chat with Audra McDonald and NAACP Legal Defense Fund's Sherrilyn Ifill
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2020

On July 9 (6:30pm EDT), Black Theatre United founding member and moderator Audra McDonald will join Sherrilyn Ifill (President of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund) in conversation for Black Theatre United's Inaugural event 'Activating Black Artists and Allies for Racial Justice'

Sharon D. Clarke, Noma Dumezweni, Norm Lewis And More Join TURN UP Fundraising Event  Photo Sharon D. Clarke, Noma Dumezweni, Norm Lewis And More Join TURN UP Fundraising Event For Black Lives Matter
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020

Theatrical superstars Sharon D. Clarke, Noma Dumezweni, Clive Rowe, Kwame Kwei-Armah, Johnnie Fiore, Brenda Edwards, Zaris-Angel Hator, Rachel Adedeji, Aisha Jawando, Norm Lewis, Brittney Johnson, Brandi Chavonne Massey, and Joe Aaron Reid and more join the lineup for Turn Up, a live stream event supporting the Black Lives Matter movement.

Several Broadway Stars Among Founding Members of BLACK THEATRE UNITED, A Coalition to Photo Several Broadway Stars Among Founding Members of BLACK THEATRE UNITED, A Coalition to Combat Racism in the Theatre Industry and Beyond
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2020

A new coalition of artists, Black Theatre United, has been announced to influence widespread reform and combat systemic racism within the theatre industry and throughout the nation.

Broadway Catch Up: June 5 - NaTasha Yvette Williams, Jelani Alladin, Rob McClure, Nik Photo Broadway Catch Up: June 5 - NaTasha Yvette Williams, Jelani Alladin, Rob McClure, Nikki M. James, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 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 NaTasha Yvette Williams, Jelani Alladin, Josh Gad, Rob McClure, Nikki M. James, and more!

VIDEO: Watch NaTasha Yvette Williams Perform 'Hope' by Jason Robert Brown at SubCultu Photo VIDEO: Watch NaTasha Yvette Williams Perform 'Hope' by Jason Robert Brown at SubCulture
by Stage Tube - Jun 4, 2020

SubCulture released a video of NaTasha Yvette Williams performing 'Hope', with music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown.

LISTEN: Patti Murin Talks Mental Health and Pregnancy on MAMAS TALKING LOUD Podcast Photo LISTEN: Patti Murin Talks Mental Health and Pregnancy on MAMAS TALKING LOUD Podcast
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2020

Patti Murin (Frozen), recently joined Cara Cooper and Jessica Rush of the hit podcast Mamas Talkin' Loud, to talk about expecting her baby girl during this strange time of self isolation, bringing Princess Anna to life and closing the show, pregnant, as well as mental health, a cause she is very open and passionate about.

Listen to Heather Headley on MAMAS TALKIN' LOUD Podcast Photo Listen to Heather Headley on MAMAS TALKIN' LOUD Podcast
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020

Cara Cooper and Jessica Rush of the hit podcast a?oeMamas Talkin' Louda??, in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, have announced that the Tony Award-winning Broadway powerhouse, Heather Headley (Aida), recently joined them to talk being a Broadway mom, her new Netflix series, a?oeSweet Magnoliasa?? and more.

Bernadette Peters, Victor Garber, Jennifer Holliday and More Join BROADWAY DOES MOTHE Photo Bernadette Peters, Victor Garber, Jennifer Holliday and More Join BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S DAY
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2020

Additional casting has been announced for Broadway Does Mother's Day, a digital variety show featuring sketches, performances and appearances from Broadway shows and stars.

VIDEO: WAITRESS Star NaTasha Yvette Williams Belts Out 'I Didn't Plan It' Photo VIDEO: WAITRESS Star NaTasha Yvette Williams Belts Out 'I Didn't Plan It'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2020

Broadway Sings for Pride posted a terrific clip today of Waitress alum, NaTasha Yvette Williams, performing 'I Didn't Plan It' during her solo show, It's Just Love, at The Green Room 42 this past November. 

Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel Leave London's WAITRESS Early Because of Coronavirus T Photo Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel Leave London's WAITRESS Early Because of Coronavirus Travel Restrictions
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2020

Sara Bareilles has just announced, via a statement on the Waitress London Twitter account, that she and Gavin Creel will be ending their performances in the show on 14 March, instead of playing until 21 March as arranged. The decision is related to international travel restrictions in relation to the coronavirus outbreak.

Lucie Jones and David Hunter Will Return to WAITRESS in London Photo Lucie Jones and David Hunter Will Return to WAITRESS in London
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2020

Lucie Jones and David Hunter will return to the roles of Jenna and Dr Pomatter in the 2020 Olivier Award nominated musical Waitress from Monday 23 March. Waitress is nominated for Best New Musical and Best New Original Score for music and lyrics by Sara Bareilles who is currently performing with Gavin Creel at the Adelphi Theatre until 21 March. NaTasha Yvette Williams joins the Waitress company in the role of Becky.

BWW Flashback: Looking Back At PORGY AND BESS's Opening Night! Photo BWW Flashback: Looking Back At PORGY AND BESS's Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 21, 2020

With David Alan Grier making his official return to Broadway tonight as Sergeant Vernon C. Waters in Roundabout Theatre Company's A Soldier's Play, we're looking back at his Tony-nominated turn as Sportin' Life in 2012's Tony-nominated production of The Gershwin's Porgy and Bess on the show's opening night. Check out the video to see Grier alongside Audra McDonald, Norm Lewis, Phillip Boykin, Joshua Henry, and more as they celebrate the special night!

Paulo Szot Will Join The Broadway Cast Of CHICAGO Photo Paulo Szot Will Join The Broadway Cast Of CHICAGO
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2019

Tony Award-winner and opera star Paulo Szot will join the Broadway production of Chicago in the role of a?oeBilly Flynna?? at the Ambassador Theatre (219 W. 49th St.).

WAITRESS Will Celebrate 1500 Performances On Thanksgiving Day Photo WAITRESS Will Celebrate 1500 Performances On Thanksgiving Day
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2019

Broadway's Waitress will celebrate its 1500th performance on Thanksgiving, Thursday November 28, 2019.

Photo Coverage: Katharine McPhee Opens Up the Diner One Last Time in WAITRESS on Broa Photo Photo Coverage: Katharine McPhee Opens Up the Diner One Last Time in WAITRESS on Broadway
by Walter McBride - Nov 26, 2019

Katharine McPhee returned to Waitress, beginning last night, November 25. She will play the role of Jenna until the show closes in January.

Katharine McPhee and Drew Gehling to Host WAITRESS Cast Album Karaoke on December 2 Photo Katharine McPhee and Drew Gehling to Host WAITRESS Cast Album Karaoke on December 2
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019

Katharine McPhee and Drew Gehling will host the show's hugely popular 'Cast Album Karaoke' program following the 7 PM performance on Monday, December 2nd at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 West 47th Street). Interested audience members will be able to sign up before the performance for the chance to sing one minute of any song in the show accompanied by the onstage band led by musical director Nadia DiGiallonardo.

Katharine McPhee Will Return to WAITRESS on Broadway for Final Weeks Photo Katharine McPhee Will Return to WAITRESS on Broadway for Final Weeks
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2019

The producers of the hit musical, Waitress, announced today that Katharine McPhee will lead the company as Jenna for the final weeks of the Broadway run. Katharine McPhee returns to Waitress, where she made her Broadway debut last year. She subsequently made her West End debut in March 2019, reprising the role of Jenna for the show's UK premiere. Since vaulting to fame as a captivating singer on a?oeAmerican Idol,a?? Season 5, she's become a successful recording artist, landing numerous songs and albums on Billboard's pop, jazz, holiday and adult-contemporary charts. Her latest album of timeless American standards a?oeI Fall in Love Too Easilya?? was released by BMG in 2017. As an acclaimed actress, she was the breakout star of the 2013 NBC-TV musical series, a?oeSmash,a?? Executive Produced by Steven Spielberg with music and lyrics by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman (Hairspray) and starred in the hit CBS dramatic series a?oeScorpion.a??

Photo Coverage: WAITRESS Leading Ladies Look Pretty in Pink for Breast Cancer Awarene Photo Photo Coverage: WAITRESS Leading Ladies Look Pretty in Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
by Monroe George - Oct 16, 2019

For the third year in a row, the leading ladies of Waitress will change the iconic waitress uniforms from blue to pink for the month of October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. Check out photos of Jordin Sparks, Caitlin Houlahan and NaTasha Yvette Williams as they pose in their pink ensembles!

Al Roker Will Return To WAITRESS and Jordin Sparks Extends Limited Engagement Photo Al Roker Will Return To WAITRESS and Jordin Sparks Extends Limited Engagement
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2019

Al Roker will return to the cast of Waitress as a?oeJoea?? from November 1st through November 24th. Al Roker made his Broadway debut in the role last year. Jordin Sparks will also extend her run as Jenna through November 24th.

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