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Audra McDonald

1970-07-03 Berlin, Germany

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Audra Ann McDonald is an American actress and singer. She has appeared on the stage in both musicals and dramas, such as Ragtime (musical) and A Raisin in the Sun. She has also appeared in television, such as playing Dr. Naomi Bennett on Private Practice. She maintains an active concert and recording career, performing song cycles and operas as well as performing in concert throughout the US. She has won the Tony Award four times and Grammy Award twice.


Down Low Patty 2023-03-11
The Kennedy Center at 50 Herself / Host 2021-10-01
Respect Barbara Franklin 2021-08-12
Ohio State Murders Suzanne 2021-06-03
Live with Carnegie Hall: Audra McDonald 2020-07-23
Song of Rapa Nui Narrator 2020-11-30
In Concert at The Hollywood Bowl: Musicals and the Movies Soloist 2020-09-09
Take Me to the World: A Sondheim 90th Birthday Celebration Performer 2020-04-26
An Evening With Audra McDonald 2020-12-09
The Metropolitan Opera: The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess Self - Host 2020-02-01
Every Act of Life Self 2018-04-23
Leonard Bernstein Centennial Celebration at Tanglewood Host 2018-12-28
Beauty and the Beast Madame Garderobe 2017-03-16
Hello Again Sally 2017-11-08
Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas Caroler 2016-11-25
Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill Billie Holliday 2016-03-12
Ricki and the Flash Maureen Brummel 2015-07-10
Josh Groban: Stages Live Herself 2015-11-28
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Beggar Woman 2014-09-26
Six by Sondheim Self 2013-12-09
The Sound of Music Live! Mother Abbess 2013-12-05
Audra McDonald: Go Back Home 2013-05-24
One Singular Sensation! Celebrating Marvin Hamlisch 2012-12-31
Rampart Sarah 2011-11-23
Sondheim! The Birthday Concert Herself 2010-11-26
Johnny Mercer: The Dream's on Me Performer 2009-11-04
A Raisin in the Sun Ruth Younger 2008-02-25
Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny Jenny Smith 2007-12-18
Audra McDonald and Friends: Build a Bridge 2006-10-12
Audra McDonald Sings the Movies for New Year's Eve 2006-12-31
Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square Featuring Audra McDonald and Peter Graves Self 2005-09-15
Broadway's Lost Treasures III: The Best of The Tony Awards Sarah (segment "Ragtime") 2005-08-07
Passion (Live from Lincoln Center) Clara 2005-03-31
The Best Thief In The World Ruth 2004-01-01
It Runs in the Family Sarah Langley 2003-04-25
Wonderful Town Eileen 2002-01-01
Wit Susie Monahan 2001-02-09
The Last Debate Barbara Manning 2000-11-05
Audra McDonald at the Donmar, London 2000-03-02
Annie Miss Grace Farrell 1999-11-07
Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years Bessie in her 20s 1999-04-18
My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies Self - Performer 1999-12-01
Cradle Will Rock Blitzstein - 'Joe Worker' Singer 1999-12-10
The Object of My Affection Wedding Singer 1998-04-17
Seven Servants 1996-10-04
Rustin Ella Baker