Date of Birth: December 30, 1956 (61)
Birth Place: Waterbury, CT, USA
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STAGE TUBE: Sam Harris Presents - 'THE FIRST WIVES CLUB GONE WILD'STAGE TUBE: Sam Harris Presents - 'THE FIRST WIVES CLUB GONE WILD'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 10, 2009

A FIRST WIVES CLUB UPDATE! Sam Harris goes backstage with the girls gone wild, and the guys sucking on red vines. And Sheryl Lee Ralph talks about Sam's tube. Sam Harris brings you to an exclusive behind the scenes look at the production process of a new Broadway bound musical. 'First Wives' is playing at San Diego's The Old Globe Theatre. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sheryl Lee Ralph Talks DREAMGIRLS, Jennifer Holliday & MoreSTAGE TUBE: Sheryl Lee Ralph Talks DREAMGIRLS, Jennifer Holliday & More
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 25, 2011

At the recent DIVAS Simply Singing fundraiser for the Foundation, Sheryl reminisced on the 30th anniversary of the Broadway production, watching Jennifer Holliday perform for the first time and the possibility of a 'One Night Only' Dreamgirls Broadway reunion with original stars Sheryl Lee Ralph, Loretta Devine and Jennifer Holliday. Hear what she had to say below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 12/20- DREAMGIRLS STAGE TUBE: On This Day 12/20- DREAMGIRLS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 20, 2011

30 years ago today, Dreamgirls premiered on Broadway at the Imperial Theatre. The production was directed by Michael Bennett, produced by Bennett, Bob Avian, Geffen Records, and The Shubert Organization, and choreographed by Bennett and Michael Peters. It starred Sheryl Lee Ralph as Deena Jones, Jennifer Holliday as Effie White, Loretta Devine as Lorrell Robinson, Ben Harney as Curtis Taylor, Jr., Cleavant Derricks as James 'Thunder' Early, and Obba Babatundé as C. C. White. Dreamgirls proved to be a star-making vehicle for several of its performers, particularly Holliday, whose performance as Effie received significant praise. (more...)

BWW TV: Randy Rainbow Visits the 2012 NYMF Gala- Vereen, Bleu and More!BWW TV: Randy Rainbow Visits the 2012 NYMF Gala- Vereen, Bleu and More!
by Randy Rainbow - Jul 13, 2012

On July 9, Ben Vereen (Pippin, Fosse) hosted the 2012 New York Musical Theatre Festival opening night gala celebrating the season kick off. On hand to show support for the famed fest, which opened last night and runs through July 29, were Corbin Bleu ("High School Musical"), Sheryl Lee Ralph (Dreamgirls, Thoroughly Modern Millie), Leslie Krtizer (A Catered Affair), Matt Bogart (Jersey Boys), Jeremy Kushnier (Jesus Christ Superstar), Jack Noseworthy (Sweet Smell of Success), Tom Deckman (Spamalot), Anika Larsen (Xanadu), Melissa van Der Schyff (Bonnie and Clyde), and many more. BroadwayWorld's Randy Rainbow popped by the event and wandered onto the red carpet where he ran into Ben Verren, Corbin Bleu, Karen Ziemba, and more. Check out what they had to say below! (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'The Song' Episode of NBC's SMASH
by TV News Desk - Feb 20, 2013

Below, check out a promo for the next exciting episode of NBC's SMASH titled 'The Song'. The episode airs Tuesday, February 26th at 10:00 pm/ET. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Jeremy Jordan Performs on Next Week's SMASH
by TV News Desk - Feb 20, 2013

On next week's episode of NBC's SMASH titled 'The Song', Tom (Christian Borle) takes time out of his hectic schedule to give Karen's new talent, Jimmy a shot to impress him. Check out a sneak peek of Newsies's star Jeremy Jordan performing on the upcoming episode airing Tuesday, February 26th at 10:00 pm/ET.! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sheryl Lee Ralph, Kendrell Bowman and Anthony Wayne Talk Off-Broadway's MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICALSTAGE TUBE: Sheryl Lee Ralph, Kendrell Bowman and Anthony Wayne Talk Off-Broadway's MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2014

TV/Film Star and Original Dreamgirl Sheryl Lee Ralph, Kendrell Bowman and Anthony Wayne appeared on HERE AND NOW to talk about the new off-Broadway Musical 'MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICAL'. Scroll down for the interview! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Sheryl Lee Ralph Shows Off Her Tony Nomination, Talks DREAMGIRLS on OPRAH: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Sheryl Lee Ralph Shows Off Her Tony Nomination, Talks DREAMGIRLS on OPRAH: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?
by Stage Tube - Jun 26, 2014

On all-new episode of 'Oprah: Where Are They Now?,' Broadway's original 'Dreamgirl,' Sheryl Lee Ralph shows off her Tony nomination, which still hangs in her home day, and reflects on the continued success of DREAMGIRLS since its premiere in 1981. Check out a sneak peek of her appearance below! (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Fran Drescher Goes Backstage at CINDERELLA on WHERE ARE THEY NOW?BWW TV Exclusive: Fran Drescher Goes Backstage at CINDERELLA on WHERE ARE THEY NOW?
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 25, 2014

In an all-new episode of the popular series "Oprah: Where Are They Now?," Oprah Winfrey sits down for a one-on-one interview with fashion designer Nicole Richie; plus, more updates continue with actress Fran Drescher and comedian Tom Green, airing Sunday, July 27 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you an exclusive preview clip of Drescher backstage at the Broadway Theatre, where she just concluded her run as 'Madame' in Cinderella! (more...)

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICALBWW TV: Inside Opening Night of MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICAL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 18, 2014

AnthonyKen LLC and Sheryl Lee Ralph/The Diva Foundation present the Off-Broadway premiere of MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICAL, the new musical that celebrates the life of the original 1970s 'Queen of Disco' Sylvester, featuring classic songs such as '(You Make Me Feel) Mighty Real,' 'Dance (Disco Heat),' 'Do Ya Wanna Funk,' and 'You Are My Friend.' MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICAL stars Anthony Wayne (Pippin, Anything Goes, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) as Sylvester. MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICAL has a book by Anthony Wayne, direction byAnthony Wayne and Kendrell Bowman, choreography byAnastacia McCleskey, and musical direction by Alonzo Harris. The production opened on September 14 at Theatre at St. Clement's (423 W. 46th Street). Tickets, which are priced from $25 - $84.50, are on sale now by calling (866) 811-4111 or by visiting www.FabulousSylvester.com. Check out highlights from opening night below! (more...)

In Performance Video: MIGHTY REAL's Anthony Wayne Performs 'You Make Me Feel'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

This week's New York Times In Performance video features actor Anthony Wayne and pianist Anthony Miller in a performance of "You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)" from "Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical," (more...)

STAGE TUBE: TVOne's UNSUNG Features 'MIGHTY REAL', Heading to NYC This MonthSTAGE TUBE: TVOne's UNSUNG Features 'MIGHTY REAL', Heading to NYC This Month
by Stage Tube - Jul 7, 2015

MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICAL, the hit musical celebration of the life and music of the original 1970s 'Queen of Disco,' Sylvester, was featured on TV One's award-winning series 'Unsung.' The musical's creators Anthony Wayne and Kendrell Bowman, along with co-producer Sheryl Lee Ralph, appeared on 'Unsung Revisted' on July 1st -- featuring a follow-up to the series' profile of Sylvester, which inspired Wayne and Bowman to create the musical. Click below to watch the full segment! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICAL Eyes Broadway; Launches KickstarterSTAGE TUBE: MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICAL Eyes Broadway; Launches Kickstarter
by Stage Tube - Nov 17, 2015

The producers (AnthonyKen, LLC/Sheryl Lee Ralph & The DIVA Foundation) of MIGHTY REAL: A FABULOUS SYLVESTER MUSICAL, the critically acclaimed musical celebration of the life and music of the original 1970s 'Queen of Disco,' Sylvester, have started a Kickstarter campaign to bring MIGHTY REAL to Broadway. Watch exclusive video of Sylvester's sister, Bernadine Holley, promoting the campaign below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Original DREAMGIRLS Jennifer Holliday and Sheryl Lee Ralph Grab Breakfast, Talk 'UNDER THE STARS' ConcertSTAGE TUBE: Original DREAMGIRLS Jennifer Holliday and Sheryl Lee Ralph Grab Breakfast, Talk 'UNDER THE STARS' Concert
by Stage Tube - May 5, 2016

Original DREAMGIRLS Jennifer Holliady and Sheryl Lee Ralph grabbed breakfast and chatted on Facebook Live about their upcoming concert in Los Angeles. Check out what they had to say in the video below! (more...)


by Stage Tube - May 25, 2016

Sheryl Lee Ralph and Loretta Devine talk about the 35th Anniversary of DREAMGIRLS at the Ford Theatre, July 10th at 8pm.  Watch the video posted on their Facebook page below! (more...)

BWW TV: First Look at The Actors Fund's 20th Anniversary Tony Awards Viewing Party in Los AngelesBWW TV: First Look at The Actors Fund's 20th Anniversary Tony Awards Viewing Party in Los Angeles
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 21, 2016

The stars were out in force to celebrate Broadway's Biggest Night at The Actors Fund's 20th Anniversary Tony Awards Viewing Party, held Sunday night at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. The benefit raised over $200,000.  Check out a behind the scenes look below with Michael Sterling! (more...)

VIDEO: Sheryl Lee Ralph Gushes on Broadway's WICKED on 'Wendy Williams'VIDEO: Sheryl Lee Ralph Gushes on Broadway's WICKED on 'Wendy Williams'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

Legendary DREAMGIRL Sheryl Lee Ralph stopped by this week's WENDY WILLIAMS to talk about starring in the hit Broadway musical, WICKED. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Season 2 of Tig Noaro's Amazon Comedy ONE MISSISSIPPIVIDEO: First Look - Season 2 of Tig Noaro's Amazon Comedy ONE MISSISSIPPI
by TV News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

The Tig Notaro-led comedy ONE MISSISSIPPI returns Friday, September 8 on Amazon Prime Video. Check out the just-released teaser for the new season below! (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Trailer for Season 2 of Tig Notaro Comedy ONE MISSISSIPPIVIDEO: First Look - Trailer for Season 2 of Tig Notaro Comedy ONE MISSISSIPPI
by TV News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

Below, check out the official trailer for Season 2 of Amazon's ONE MISSISSIPPI. Starring Tig Notaro, the comedy returns to Amazon on Friday, September 8. Seasons One is currently available on Amazon Prime Video (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Promo For Upcoming All New CLAWSVIDEO: Watch Promo For Upcoming All New CLAWS
by Stage Tube - Jun 18, 2018

VIDEO: Watch Promo For Upcoming All New CLAWS (more...)