Jewelle Blackman to Star as Persephone in HADESTOWN Beginning April 5; Soara-Joye Ross Joins Company as One of the Fates

Congratulations to Jewelle Blackman who will star as Persephone in Hadestown at Broadway’s Walter Kerr Theatre as of April 5. Blackman, a native of Toronto, first joined Hadestown in 2017 with the musical’s developmental run at Edmonton’s Citadel Theatre. She went on to captivate audiences with her soul-stirring alto as one of the original trio of Fates on Broadway and as a Persephone understudy. Blackman … Continue reading Jewelle Blackman to Star as Persephone in HADESTOWN Beginning April 5; Soara-Joye Ross Joins Company as One of the Fates