Happy 76th Birthday André De Shields!

Happy birthday to André De Shields, who turns 76 today. The Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star was serenaded by members of his company on the set at the Walter Kerr Theatre last night. André’s first birthday gift of the year was a 2021 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award in the category of Best Show, Celebrity, for his latest theatrical concert, Black By Popular Demand: A Musical Meditation On … Continue reading Happy 76th Birthday André De Shields!

André De Shields: BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND: A MUSICAL MEDITATION ON HOW NOT TO BE EATEN BY THE SPHINX Wins 2021 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award

Happy early birthday to Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields, who turns 76 on January 12. André’s first birthday gift of the year is a 2021 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award in the category of Best Show, Celebrity, for his latest theatrical concert, Black By Popular Demand: A Musical Meditation On How Not To Be Eaten By The Sphinx, which debuted at Feinstein’s/54 Below … Continue reading André De Shields: BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND: A MUSICAL MEDITATION ON HOW NOT TO BE EATEN BY THE SPHINX Wins 2021 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award

André De Shields and Maria-Christina Oliveras Nominated for 2021 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards

What do Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields and Maria-Christina Oliveras (Amélie, Machinal, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Here Lies Love) have in common? On August 6, they shared a green room at Feinstein’s/54 Below where De Shields debuted his latest theatrical concert, Black By Popular Demand: A Musical Meditation On How Not To Be Eaten By The Sphinx, and Oliveras was making her cabaret debut with … Continue reading André De Shields and Maria-Christina Oliveras Nominated for 2021 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards

André De Shields: BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND: A MUSICAL MEDITATION ON HOW NOT TO BE EATEN BY THE SPHINX Nominated for 2021 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award

Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields has been nominated for a 2021 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award in the category of Best Show, Celebrity, for his latest theatrical concert, Black By Popular Demand: A Musical Meditation On How Not To Be Eaten By The Sphinx, which debuted Feinstein’s/54 Below in New York and at The Cabaret in Indianapolis in August. The 2021 Regional Awards honor events … Continue reading André De Shields: BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND: A MUSICAL MEDITATION ON HOW NOT TO BE EATEN BY THE SPHINX Nominated for 2021 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award

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

André De Shields: BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND: A MUSICAL MEDITATION ON HOW NOT TO BE EATEN BY THE SPHINX Garners 2021 United Solo Special Award Nomination

This summer, Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields debuted his theatrical concert, Black By Popular Demand: A Musical Meditation On How Not To Be Eaten By The Sphinx at Feinstein’s/54 Below in New York and at The Cabaret in Indianapolis. De Shields has been nominated by the United Solo Academy for the 2021 United Solo Special Award. Every year, this award goes to an artist … Continue reading André De Shields: BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND: A MUSICAL MEDITATION ON HOW NOT TO BE EATEN BY THE SPHINX Garners 2021 United Solo Special Award Nomination

Oct. 25: Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields to Receive Sarah Siddons Society 66th Annual Actor of the Year Award

Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields has been named the recipient of The Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago’s 66th Annual Actor of the Year Award. The organization will celebrate Mr. De Shields at the 2021 Sarah Siddons Society Actor of the Year Award Benefit on October 25 at The Edge Theater, 5451 N. Broadway in Chicago. All Proceeds Benefit the Sarah Siddons Society Scholarship Program. The … Continue reading Oct. 25: Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields to Receive Sarah Siddons Society 66th Annual Actor of the Year Award