Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winner André De Shields to Play Final Broadway Performance in HADESTOWN on May 29

André De Shields, who has enthralled audiences with his award-winning portrayal of Hermes in Hadestown, Broadway’s Tony Award®-winning Best New Musical, will play his final performance at the Walter Kerr Theatre (219 West 48th Street) on Sunday, May 29. Casting for the role of Hermes will be announced at a future date. In a career spanning more than half a century, André De Shields has … Continue reading Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winner André De Shields to Play Final Broadway Performance in HADESTOWN on May 29

André De Shields. Photo by Lia Chang

Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winner André De Shields to Play Final Broadway Performance in HADESTOWN on May 29

André De Shields, who has enthralled audiences with his award-winning portrayal of Hermes in Hadestown, Broadway’s Tony Award®-winning Best New Musical, will play his final performance at the Walter Kerr Theatre (219 West 48th Street) on Sunday, May 29. Casting for the role of Hermes will be announced at a future date. For his portrayal of the messenger of the gods, De Shields won the … Continue reading Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winner André De Shields to Play Final Broadway Performance in HADESTOWN on May 29

Watch: Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago Benefit Awards Show Honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields

Watch: Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago Benefit Awards Show Honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields https://wp.me/p8ilTC-bun Continue reading Watch: Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago Benefit Awards Show Honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields

Video Sneak Peek: Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago Benefit Awards Show Honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields; Ceremony Will Be Live-streamed on Nov. 28

The Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago just released a video sneak peek of their 2021 Sarah Siddons Society Actor of the Year Award Benefit honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields. Sarah Siddons Society’s Board President Martin Balogh presented André with the 2021 Sarah Siddons Society Actor of the Year Award for Distinguished Achievement in the Theatre at The Edge Theater on October … Continue reading Video Sneak Peek: Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago Benefit Awards Show Honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields; Ceremony Will Be Live-streamed on Nov. 28

Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields Honored as ‘Actor of the Year’ by Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago; Ceremony Will Be Live-streamed on Nov. 28

On October 25, my latest adventure with André De Shields was a whirlwind 24 hour trip to Chicago on his day off from Hadestown. Our flight was delayed by 2 1/2 hours due to bad weather in Chicago and we finally checked into the very posh Peninsula Hotel Chicago at 4:45pm. Cream and navy colored décor, plush carpet, and a wall-sized floral print surround beds with … Continue reading Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields Honored as ‘Actor of the Year’ by Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago; Ceremony Will Be Live-streamed on Nov. 28

Musical Theater Student Jayden Nelson BFA’25 Receives André De Shields H’20 Scholarship Award at Boston Conservatory at Berklee

Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields received an Honorary Doctor of Arts Degree from Boston Conservatory at Berklee in a virtual ceremony in 2020.  In 2020, Boston Conservatory began offering named scholarships in honor of honorary degree recipients (HDR). To date, there are five HDR scholarship awards: the Sutton Foster Award, the Billy Porter Award, the Alex Lacamoire Award, the André de Shields Award, and the … Continue reading Musical Theater Student Jayden Nelson BFA’25 Receives André De Shields H’20 Scholarship Award at Boston Conservatory at Berklee

Photos/Video: Opening Night at Feinstein’s/54 Below of André De Shields’ “Black By Popular Demand: A Musical Meditation On How Not To Be Eaten By The Sphinx”; Live Performances Continue through Aug. 7, with an additional Live Stream on Aug. 7

Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields opened his theatrical concert, Black By Popular Demand: A Musical Meditation On How Not To Be Eaten By The Sphinx, at Feinstein’s/54 Below on August 3, with performances through August 7.  The stylish theatrical concert showcases the wit, elegance, and charm that the master entertainer has become known for. De Shields was joined by vocalists Kimberly Marable, Lori Tishfield, and Freida Williams, … Continue reading Photos/Video: Opening Night at Feinstein’s/54 Below of André De Shields’ “Black By Popular Demand: A Musical Meditation On How Not To Be Eaten By The Sphinx”; Live Performances Continue through Aug. 7, with an additional Live Stream on Aug. 7

André De Shields in Black By Popular Demand: A Musical Meditation On How Not To Be Eaten By The Sphinx with Kimberly Marable, Lori Tishfield and Freida Williams, Aug. 3-7 at Feinstein’s/54 Below or Via Live Stream on Aug. 7

Feinstein’s/54 Below, Broadway’s Supper Club, is presenting André De Shields in  Black By Popular Demand: A Musical Meditation On How Not To Be Eaten By The Sphinx, August 3-7 at 7:00 p.m. De Shields is making his highly anticipated Feinstein’s/54 Below solo debut with  Black By Popular Demand: A Musical Meditation On How Not To Be Eaten By The Sphinx., a stylish new show that showcases the … Continue reading André De Shields in Black By Popular Demand: A Musical Meditation On How Not To Be Eaten By The Sphinx with Kimberly Marable, Lori Tishfield and Freida Williams, Aug. 3-7 at Feinstein’s/54 Below or Via Live Stream on Aug. 7

Aug. 7: André De Shields: BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND to Stream Live From Feinstein’s/54 Below with Kimberly Marable, Lori Tishfield, Freida Williams, Sean Mayes and Rudy Bird

Aug. 7: André De Shields: BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND to Stream Live From Feinstein’s/54 Below with Kimberly Marable, Lori Tishfield, Freida Williams, Sean Mayes and Rudy Bird https://wp.me/p8ilTC-amN Continue reading Aug. 7: André De Shields: BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND to Stream Live From Feinstein’s/54 Below with Kimberly Marable, Lori Tishfield, Freida Williams, Sean Mayes and Rudy Bird

Aug. 3-7: Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields in BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND with Featured Vocalists Kimberly Marable, Lori Tishfield and Freida Williams at Feinstein’s/54 Below

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, presents André De Shields IN BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND, August 3-7. De Shields is making his highly anticipated Feinstein’s/54 Below solo debut with BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND, a stylish new show that showcases the wit, elegance, and charm that the master entertainer has become known for.  De Shields shared, “I am an Artist. Artists possess creative muscle that grows both stronger … Continue reading Aug. 3-7: Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields in BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND with Featured Vocalists Kimberly Marable, Lori Tishfield and Freida Williams at Feinstein’s/54 Below