is thrilled to be starring in If/Then, returning to many of the same cities she visited playing Elphaba in Wicked, a role for which she received an IRNE Award nomination. She subsequently played Elphaba on Broadway, to great acclaim. Other Broadway: Hair (Revival, Original Cast), If/Then (Original Cast). Off-Broadway: Rock of Ages (Original Cast), Unlock'd, Ripper. Regional: Aldonza in Man of La Mancha (PCLO), Wedding Singer, A Grand Night for Singing (Connecticut Critics Circle Award), The Full Monty, Singin’ in the Rain, Joseph..., Sweeney Todd, Drood, Candide, Smokey Joe's Café (Paper Mill). TV: "All My Children." Concept Albums: Lucifer (Michael Mott), Swept Away (Disney), Tears from Heaven, and Excalibur (Frank Wildhorn).
Broadway: If/Then; Rent; You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown; Six Degrees of Separation; Precious Sons (Outer Critics Circle Award, Drama Desk nomination). Off-Broadway: Raised in Captivity, Sophistry, The Destiny of Me, Some Americans Abroad, among others. Film: Adventures in Babysitting, School Ties, Dazed and Confused, Six Degrees of Separation, Rent, Man of the Century, Road Trip, Winter Passing, A Beautiful Mind. TV: “The X-Files,” “Law & Order: SVU” and “Psych.” Author of Without You: A Memoir of Love, Loss, and the Musical Rent, which was adapted into the one-man show Without You and performed nationally and internationally.
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After the acclaim that followed her appearances in the inaugural season of “American Idol,” Tamyra parlayed the attention into a successful theater, televison, and film career. Broadway credits include: Bombay Dreams, Rent. Film: Sony’s The Gospel, Jonathan Demme’s Rachel Getting Married. Tamyra won the Hollywood NAACP award for “Best Lead Female” for her role in Debbie Allen’s Twist. Tamyra is a devoted wife and mother who leans on spirituality to maintain balance between work, home, and health.
Broadway: Side Show (Buddy), West Side Story (Tony), Grease (Kenickie), It Shoulda Been You. Off-Broadway: Tomorrow Morning. Some regional favorites: The Lyric Opera of Chicago, La Jolla Playhouse, Kennedy Center, Planet Hollywood Las Vegas, Fulton Opera House. National tours: Rent, Fame, Grease, and Flashdance. Proud grad of Penn State University. Insta/Twitter: @matthew_hydzik/@matthew_hydzik
Broadway/National Tour: Grease (Rizzo), Young Frankenstein (Elizabeth), Anything Goes (Reno u/s), The Mystery of Edwin Drood (Isabel + Drood/Rosa u/s). Select Regional/NYC: A Walk on the Moon (Pearl, NYSAF workshop), Evita (Eva, JET), Sunday in the Park… (Dot, HRT), Oliver! (Nancy, WST), Grey Gardens (Young Little Edie, PCS), Bye Bye Birdie (Rosie, SMC), Spamalot (Lady of the Lake, TUTS). TV/Film: “This is the Moment” (PBS), Boychoir (Feature Film). Education: University of Michigan. Love to Rich. www.janinedivita.com www.instagram.com/janinedivita
Broadway: Rent. Regional: La Jolla Playhouse, The Old Globe, Goodman Theater (BTAA Award, Joseph Jefferson nomination), Pasadena Playhouse (FRED Award, NAACP nomination), and Paper Mill Playhouse, among others. TV: “Oz” (HBO – series regular), “Eagleheart,” “General Hospital,” “CSI: Miami,” “American Masters,” “Law & Order” and “The Division.” Education: UCSD (M.F.A.) and Princeton University (B.A.).
Broadway: If/Then, u/s David. Off-Broadway and New York: Three Days to See (Transport Group), Prison Dancer (NYMF). Tour: Disney’s High School Musical. Asia: Where Elephants Weep, The Wedding Banquet. Regional: Allegiance (The Old Globe), Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre, Northwest Asian American Theatre, ReAct, SiS Productions and Village Theatre.
First National Tour debut! A North Carolina native, favorite Regional credits include: Next to Normal (Natalie), Les Miserables (Eponine) and Evita (Mistress). Special thanks to my family, friends, NCT and the entire creative team!
Credits: A Christmas Story (Broadway & 1st National), Lady, Be Good and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (Encores! and cast albums). Many thanks to God, the If/Then team, CTG, family, friends and my amazing husband, James.
Broadway: Grease; NYC: Rent, Giant, The Capeman, Freckleface Strawberry, Lucky Guy. International: West Side Story 50th Anniversary; Regional: On The Town (Gabey), A Chorus Line (Paul), Buddy Holly Story (Ritchie), Dames at Sea (Dick), Altar Boyz (Juan). UMiami alum.
Favorite roles: Trip in Other Desert Cities (Rubicon, CA), Mark in Rent (Broadway), Harry in Mamma Mia! (Las Vegas), Dan in Next to Normal (Michigan), Sam in Fully Committed (LA), Ethan in The Full Monty and Jonathan in tick tick BOOM! (First National Tours).
Is thrilled to be a part of this incredible cast! Red Mountain Theatre: Legally Blonde (Pilar), Dallas Theatre Center: Fly! (Tree), Oklahoma City Rep: Vanya et al. (Cassandra). Website: kyrafaith.com. Psalm 103.
BA Pepperdine University (Theatre). Broadway: Mamma Mia! (Sky), Scandalous (Swing). Tours: Mamma Mia! (Sky), Evita (Che). Regional: Damn Yankees, 42nd Street, Much Ado About Nothing, I Am Harvey Milk. Love to family, Natalie & the Bubs.
Broadway: A couple! Equity Nat’l Tours: A few! TV/Film: Wants more! Thanks “The One Up Above” (Philip 4:6-9), family, wife Deedee and their two Boys!!!
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Broadway: Ghost (Subway Ghost). TV: “The Blacklist,” “All My Children,” “Alpha House.” Film: A True Story, which he also wrote and produced, was recently added to Netflix. Thanks to Amber and Malcolm, Stewart Talent, Robyn Bluestone and Bart. You are why I’m here!
National Tours: In the Heights (Usnavi), Bombay Dreams. Regional: Rock of Ages (LA Company), Paper Mill, Huntington Theatre Co, Pioneer Theatre Co, EWP. TV: “Colony.” Love to Heather, Anthony, and the best family ever.
Is thrilled to be making her national tour debut! Pace MT 2015. Many thanks to the entire cast and crew, Carson- Adler, Jeffy, Marshall, and Taylor. For mom and dad. Ecclesiastes 9:7.