Jennifer Holliday

Performer
( b. Oct 19, 1960 Houston, Texas, USA ) Female
Also known as:     Jennifer-Yvette Holliday

Broadway Production Credits

The Color Purple
Musical, Drama, Revival
Dec 10, 2015 - Jan 08, 2017
Starring: Jennifer Holliday
Shug Avery - Replacement (Oct 04, 2016 - Jan 08, 2017)

Chicago
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Nov 14, 1996 - Present
Performer: Jennifer Holliday
Matron - Replacement (Jun 18, 2001 - Aug 26, 2001)

Grease
Musical, Comedy, Revival
May 11, 1994 - Jan 25, 1998
Performer: Jennifer Holliday
Teen Angel - Replacement

Dreamgirls
Musical, Original
Dec 20, 1981 - Aug 11, 1985
Starring: Jennifer Holliday [Effie Melody White]

Your Arms Too Short to Box With God
Musical, Original
Jun 02, 1980 - Oct 12, 1980
Performer: Jennifer-Yvette Holliday [Performer]

Benefits and Special Events

Angela Lansbury - A Celebration
Nov 17, 1996 - Nov 17, 1996
Special, Benefit, Original
Starring: Jennifer Holliday [Performer]

Awards and Nominations

1982 Tony Award® Best Actress in a Musical

nomineeDreamgirls [winner]
Starring: Jennifer Holliday

1982 Theatre World Award

nomineeDreamgirls [recipient]
Starring: Jennifer Holliday

1982 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Actress in a Musical

nomineeDreamgirls [winner]
Starring: Jennifer Holliday

1981 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical

Your Arms Too Short to Box With God [nominee]
Performer: Jennifer-Yvette Holliday

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