Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Vanessa Williams News - Page 9

 
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)
TweetTWITTER WATCH

@ - 1/13/21 12:24am It me. Ms.Brown


@ - 1/10/21 12:47pm Made it to Sunday? Whew, what a week ? https//t.co/HD3Q5SQl8P


MORE TWEETS
 
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)
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.

Jazz Power ON Honors Charlie Parker At 100 Photo Jazz Power ON Honors Charlie Parker At 100
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2020

Charlie Parker 100: Jazz Power ON, hosted by Eli Yamin, musician, educator and Managing Artistic Director of Jazz Power Initiative, celebrates the bebop genius of saxophonist Charlie โ€œBirdโ€ Parker.

 Photo
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2020

Audra McDonald, Lea Salonga & Melissa Errico Join Seth Rudetsky For Streaming Concert Photo Audra McDonald, Lea Salonga & Melissa Errico Join Seth Rudetsky For Streaming Concerts!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2020

Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning theatre superstars Audra McDonald, Lea Salonga, and Melissa Errico 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.

BWW CD Review: Marty Thomas SLOW DANCING WITH A BOY Is The Prom Date Everyone Needs Photo BWW CD Review: Marty Thomas SLOW DANCING WITH A BOY Is The Prom Date Everyone Needs
by Stephen Mosher - May 25, 2020

Marty Thomas returns to the studio with his most personal album yet... and scores his biggest triumph to date.

Kelli O'Hara, Jeremy Jordan and Jessie Mueller Will Take Part in Seth Rudetsky's Virt Photo Kelli O'Hara, Jeremy Jordan and Jessie Mueller Will Take Part in Seth Rudetsky's Virtual Concert Series- Kicks Off May 31st!
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2020

Mark Cortale announced today that Seth Rudetsky's internationally acclaimed Broadway concert series that first began in Provincetown at The Art House in 2011 will debut as a weekly virtual series entitled The Seth Concert Series. Hosted by beloved musical director and Sirius XM Star Seth Rudetsky, the first event will take place on Sunday, May 31 and will feature Tony award-winning actress Kelli O'Hara. Stage and screen favorites Jeremy Jordan and Jessie Mueller will headline the following two weeks. Each weekly show will premiere Sunday nights at 8PM EST with a second showing Mondays at 3PM EST for viewers in other time zones like the UK. Tickets are available at www.thesethconcertseries.com for $20.00 (early bird) and $25.00 each.

BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S DAY Raises $150,000 For BC/EFA Photo BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S DAY Raises $150,000 For BC/EFA
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2020

Broadway Does Mother's Day has raised $150,000 and counting for the Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund.

VIDEO: Lesli Margherita 'Auditions' For Mama Rose For BC/EFA's BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S Photo VIDEO: Lesli Margherita 'Auditions' For Mama Rose For BC/EFA's BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S DAY
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2020

BC/EFA hosted Broadway Does Mother's Day today! As part of the event, Laura Benanti created an 'audition tape' for the role of Mama Rose.

VIDEO: Harvey Fierstein 'Auditions' For Mama Rose For BC/EFA's BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S Photo VIDEO: Harvey Fierstein 'Auditions' For Mama Rose For BC/EFA's BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S DAY
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2020

BC/EFA hosted Broadway Does Mother's Day today! As part of the event, Harvey Fierstein created an 'audition tape' for the role of Mama Rose.

VIDEO: Watch Harvey Fierstein, Laura Benanti, Lesli Margherita, & More on BROADWAY DO Photo VIDEO: Watch Harvey Fierstein, Laura Benanti, Lesli Margherita, & More on BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S DAY
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2020

Broadway Does Mother's Day, a digital variety show, will feature sketches, performances and more from your favorite Broadway stars, plus more than 10 Broadway shows including Moulin Rouge! The Musical, Jagged Little Pill, Company, 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.

Harvey Fierstein, Laura Benanti, Lesli Margherita, and Many More Set For BROADWAY DOE Photo Harvey Fierstein, Laura Benanti, Lesli Margherita, and Many More Set For BROADWAY DOES MOTHER'S DAY
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2020

Broadway Does Mother's Day, a digital variety show, will feature sketches, performances and more from your favorite Broadway stars, plus more than 10 Broadway shows including Moulin Rouge! The Musical, Jagged Little Pill, Company, and more.

VIDEO: Hugh Grant Announces Today's AFI Movie Club Pick ROMAN HOLIDAY Photo VIDEO: Hugh Grant Announces Today's AFI Movie Club Pick ROMAN HOLIDAY
by TV News Desk - Apr 30, 2020

Hugh Grant announces today's AFI Movie Club selection: ROMAN HOLIDAY.

  โ€ฆ        9       โ€ฆ