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Heather Headley Back to Broadway this May!

Jennifer Hudson, the Oscar-winning singer making a sultry Broadway debut as the nightclub singer Shug Avery, is planning to leave the cast of “The Color Purple” next month, the show’s producers said Thursday. Ms. Hudson will be replaced by Heather Headley, a Tony-winning actress who originated two major stage roles for Disney and then, to the dismay of her fans, … Continue reading


Tony Winner Heather Headley to Rap, Cast Spells & More in MUNY’s Into the Woods

Heather Headley is casting spells in Missouri! The Tony and Grammy winner will play the Witch in Into the Woods at the MUNY in St. Louis from July 21 through 27. Directed by Gary Griffin (Broadway’s Honeymoon in Vegas), the new production will be choreographed by Chris Bailey, with musical direction by Brad Haak. Further casting will be announced shortly. Headley, who won … Continue reading


HEATHER HEADLEY RELEASES NEW CD, ONLY ONE IN THE WORLD

Grammy® and Tony Award-Winner Heather Headley announces her new CD, Only One In The World, slated for pre-sale on iTunes September 11, 2012 and release on September 25, 2012, featuring new songs penned by Headley, R&B hits, familiar favorites and a cut from the upcoming production of The Bodyguard: A New Musical in which Headley makes her London West End debut this fall. Continue reading


HEATHER HEADLEY TO STAR IN THE BODYGUARD A NEW MUSICAL

THEA SHARROCK TO DIRECT HEATHER HEADLEY AND LLOYD OWEN IN WORLD PREMIERE OF NEW MUSICAL THE BODYGUARD OPENING AUTMN 2012 AT THE ADELPHI THEATRE, LONDON UK Continue reading