Adrienne Warren

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Adrienne Warren (born May 6, 1987) is an actress, singer and dancer known for her work on Broadway, film and television.[1]

Early life[edit]

Warren was born in Tidewater, Virginia. She performed with the groups The Dream Engine and the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. She was a vocalist for the non-profit Magic-The State Of The Arts. Attended the Governor's School for the Arts. She graduated from Marymount Manhattan College in 2009.

Stage credits[edit]

Year Title Role Theater Notes
2009 The Wiz Ensemble City Center Encores! production
2009-2010 Dreamgirls Lorell Robinson Touring Production
2012 Bring It On [2][3] Danielle St. James Theatre Reprised role of Danielle from the 2011 Tour

Broadway Debut

2016 Shuffle Along, or, the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed Gertrude Saunders and Florence Mills Music Box Theatre Nominated for a Tony Award for performance [4]
2018 Tina Tina Turner Aldwych Theatre Original London Cast[5]
2019 Tina Tina Turner Lunt-Fontanne Theatre Original Broadway Cast

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2013 Blue Bloods Rachel Manning 1 episode
2013 Orange Is the New Black Dina 1 episode
2013 People in New Jersey Nina TV Movie
2014 Black Box Carrie Waylan 1 episode
2014 Irreversible Waitress TV Movie
2015 Point of Honor Abby TV Movie
2016 Royal Pains Wedding Guest 1 episode
2017 Quantico Malory Haynes 1 episode
Perfect Citizen Ingrid Tate Post-production
The Tap Nia Murphey

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominated work Result
2016 Tony Award Best Featured Actress in a Musical Shuffle Along, or, the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed Nominated
2019 Laurence Olivier Award Best Actress in a Musical Tina Nominated
2020 Drama League Award Distinguished Performance Pending
Outer Critics Circle Award Outstanding Actress in a Musical Honoree

References[edit]

  1. ^ "From Annie to Tina Turner, and Trained to Go the Distance". nytimes.com. Retrieved 2020-03-02.
  2. ^ "Adrienne Warren Theatre Credits". broadwayworld.com. Retrieved 28 November 2015.
  3. ^ "Adrienne Warren". broadway.com. Retrieved 28 November 2015.
  4. ^ "See Full List of 2016 Tony Award Nominations", Playbill, May 3, 2016
  5. ^ "Adrienne Warren Tells Us What It Takes to Play Tina Turner on Broadway". theatermania.com. Retrieved 2020-03-02.

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