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Date Of Birth:
March 18, 1963 (57)
Birth Place:
Bronx, NY, USA
Bio:
Williams initially gained recognition as the first woman of African-American descent to receive the Miss America title when she was crowned Miss America 1984 in 1983. However, a scandal arose the following year when, a few weeks prior to the end of her reign, Williams learned that Penthouse ... (read complete bio)
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Date of Birth: March 18, 1963 (57)

Birth Place: Bronx, NY, USA

Bio:
Williams initially gained recognition as the first woman of African-American descent to receive the Miss America title when she was crowned Miss America 1984 in 1983. However, a scandal arose the following year when, a few weeks prior to the end of her reign, Williams learned that Penthouse ... (read complete bio)
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by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2020

Megan Hilty, Norm Lewis, & Cheyenne Jackson Join Seth Concert Series For LIVE Perform Photo Megan Hilty, Norm Lewis, & Cheyenne Jackson Join Seth Concert Series For LIVE Performances
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2020

Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning stars of the stage and screen Norm Lewis, Megan Hilty, and Cheyenne Jackson will join the line-up of talent slated to participate in The Seth Concert Series, the weekly virtual series based on Seth Rudetsky's international Broadway series that began at The Art House in Provincetown.

VIDEO: Vanessa Williams Leads Lincoln Center's 10th #MemorialForUsAll Photo VIDEO: Vanessa Williams Leads Lincoln Center's 10th #MemorialForUsAll
by Stage Tube - Jul 6, 2020

Vanessa Williams led the 10th Memorial For Us All tribute to honor those we lost due to COVID-19.

VIDEOS: Kelli O'Hara, Mandy Gonzalez, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More Perform on A CA Photo VIDEOS: Kelli O'Hara, Mandy Gonzalez, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More Perform on A CAPITOL FOURTH
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2020

A Capitol Fourth presented a virtual version of its annual concert, in honor of its 40th anniversary, on July 4th. This year's show was co-hosted by John Stamos and Vanessa Williams.

VIDEO: Watch A CAPITOL FOURTH with Kelli O'Hara, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Renee Fleming Photo VIDEO: Watch A CAPITOL FOURTH with Kelli O'Hara, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Renee Fleming and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2020

A Capitol Fourth will present a virtual version of its annual concert, in honor of its 40th anniversary. This year's show is co-hosted by John Stamos and Vanessa Williams. 

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: July 4-5- Kelli O'Hara, Brian Stokes Mitchell and More! Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: July 4-5- Kelli O'Hara, Brian Stokes Mitchell and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2020

This weekend (July 4-5) in live streaming: A Capitol Fourth, The Fourth in America, and so much more!

HAMILTON on Disney Plus Isn't the Only Theatre to Celebrate This Weekend! Photo HAMILTON on Disney Plus Isn't the Only Theatre to Celebrate This Weekend!
by E.H. Reiter - Jul 2, 2020

From intimate concerts, roundtable discussions, and everything in between there is so much theatre to enjoy this holiday weekend - and not all of it has to do with that Broadway behemoth called HAMILTON! 

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'

BWW Preview: HERE, THERE AND EVERWHERE: HAMILTON, CELTIC TIGER, BERNEDETTE PETERS IN  Photo BWW Preview: HERE, THERE AND EVERWHERE: HAMILTON, CELTIC TIGER, BERNEDETTE PETERS IN CONCERT, and More!
by Roy Berko - Jul 1, 2020

The YouTube channel The Shows Must Go On! continues July 3 with the Celtic Tiger, starring famed Irish dancer-choreographer Michael Flatley.

BET Renews Lena Waithe's Breakout Hit TWENTIES Photo BET Renews Lena Waithe's Breakout Hit TWENTIES
by TV News Desk - Jun 26, 2020

Today, BET announced the second season pickup of Lena Waithe's breakout hit β€œTwenties”, as well as an FYC partnership with Showtime, which will air season one starting July 6th.

RECAP: Vanessa Williams and Darius de Haas Sang and Janai Nelson Talked About the Leg Photo RECAP: Vanessa Williams and Darius de Haas Sang and Janai Nelson Talked About the Legal Defense Fund on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2020

Stars in the House continued Wednesday night (8pm) for Vanessa Williams joined by LDF's Associate Director-Counsel Janai Nelson.

BRANDEN & JAMES Team Up With Shoshana Bean for Their Debut Album Photo BRANDEN & JAMES Team Up With Shoshana Bean for Their Debut Album
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2020

BRANDEN & JAMES are bringing a soulful new sound to fans with the long-awaited release of their debut album, Chasing Dreams. A follow up to their critically-acclaimed 2018 EP, Hallelujah, the forthcoming album is set to drop worldwide on July 31st, 2020 and includes a duet with Broadway superstar and Billboard #1 recording artist, Shoshana Bean. 

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, June 24- Darren Criss, Jelani Alladin, Matt Doyle a Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, June 24- Darren Criss, Jelani Alladin, Matt Doyle and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2020

Today (June 24) in live streaming: Darren Criss visits Backstage Live, Matt Doyle & Jelani Alladin bring back R&H Goes Live! and so much more!

VIDEO: Watch Vanessa Williams & Janai Nelson on STARS IN THE HOUSE Photo VIDEO: Watch Vanessa Williams & Janai Nelson on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2020

Stars in the House continues today (8pm) for Vanessa Williams joined by LDF's Associate Director-Counsel Janai Nelson.

A CAPITOL FOURTH Will Be Presented Virtually, Hosted by John Stamos and Vanessa Willi Photo A CAPITOL FOURTH Will Be Presented Virtually, Hosted by John Stamos and Vanessa Williams, and Featuring Kelli O'Hara, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2020

A Capitol Fourth will present a virtual version of its annual concert, in honor of its 40th anniversary. This year's show is co-hosted by John Stamos and Vanessa Williams. 

Bette Midler, Laura Linney, Alex Newell, Katharine McPhee, and More Set For AIDS Walk Photo Bette Midler, Laura Linney, Alex Newell, Katharine McPhee, and More Set For AIDS Walk: Live From Home
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2020

AIDS Walk New York and AIDS Walk San Francisco are coming together for the first time to present a?oeAIDS Walk: Live From Home.'

BWW Interview: Norm Lewis Talks the Importance of DA 5 BLOODS and Making Changes in t Photo BWW Interview: Norm Lewis Talks the Importance of DA 5 BLOODS and Making Changes in the Broadway Community
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 19, 2020

Broadway favorite Norm Lewis is one of the stars of Spike Lee's newest film, Da 5 Bloods. The film, which premiered June 12 on Netflix, follows four African American veterans, who battle the forces of man and nature when they return to Vietnam seeking the remains of their fallen squad leader and the gold fortune he helped them hide.

Vanessa Williams Will Appear On STARS IN THE HOUSE To Benefit The NAACP Legal Defense Photo Vanessa Williams Will Appear On STARS IN THE HOUSE To Benefit The NAACP Legal Defense Fund
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020

Vanessa Williams will join a?oeStars In The Housea?? on Wednesday, June 24th at 8 PM ET.

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.

Brian Stokes Mitchell, Vanessa Williams and More Lead Upcoming MEMORIAL FOR US ALL Br Photo Brian Stokes Mitchell, Vanessa Williams and More Lead Upcoming MEMORIAL FOR US ALL Broadcasts
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020

Brian Stokes Mitchell, Gaby Moreno, Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, and Vanessa Williams will lead Memorial For Us All broadcasts on Sundays at 6:00 pm ET from June 14 through July 5, 2020.

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