Director Sam Gold Returns to Broadway!
Princess Grace Award winner Sam Gold could possibly be the busiest director in New York this year. Hot off the successes of his recent productions—Othello, starring Daniel Craig and David Oyelowo, and the 2015 Tony Award-winning hauntingly emotional musical…
February 10, 2017
Bridget L. Moore Becomes Artistic Director!
Dancer, choreographer, educator—Princess Grace Award winner Bridget L. Moore will add one more credit to her resume: artistic director! On February 1, Bridget will become the new artistic director of Dallas Black Dance Theatre. Bridget has a long history…
January 30, 2017
Melia Bensussen's "A Doll's House" Gets Rave Reviews
“This is one of the things I live for in theatre – when you have a director who cracks a piece open and makes you look at it in a profoundly different way, and that director is Melia Bensussen.” – Jared Bown, Arts Editor for WGBH News Princess…
January 13, 2017
Two Award Winners Join National Tour of the Hit Musical "Hamilton"!
Wait for it! Andrew Wotjal and Jeffrey Duffy, Princess Grace Award winners in 2010 and 2016 respectively, are following in the footsteps of fellow Princess Grace Award winners Leslie Odom Jr. and Paul Tazewell—and joining the cast of hip-hop musical Hamilton.…
January 13, 2017
Miriam A. Hyman: From Actress to Hip Hop MC!
Miriam A. Hyman, 2011 Princess Grace Award winner, lives a double life—as a classically trained actress and as the hip-hop MC Robyn Hood. Robyn Hood’s EP, For Higher, was released on December 8 on iTunes, Spotify, and Google Music. This past fall,…
December 20, 2016
Award Winner Filmmaker Ian Olds Interview on New Movie BURN COUNTRY [Transcript]
Filmmaker and Princess Grace Award winner, Ian Olds, talks with the Princess Grace Foundation-USA (PGF-USA) about his latest film BURN COUNTRY. The film, based on Ian’s 2009 HBO documentary, “The Fixer,” premieres domestically on November 9, 2016,…
December 9, 2016
Renowned Ballet Star David Hallberg Returns to the Stage!
David Hallberg, 2002 Princess Grace Award Dance Fellowship Award winner and 2014 Statue winner, will be returning to the stage at Sydney Opera House on December 13, to star as Franz in “Coppélia” with the Australian Ballet. During an extraordinary season…
December 6, 2016
Sam Gold Directs New Production of Othello!
“O, beware, my lord, of jealousy;” – William Shakespeare, Othello Try not to be jealous but 2004 Theater Award Winner Sam Gold’s production of Othello is ALL SOLD OUT! Gold directs David Oyelowo (Selma) as the title character and Daniel Craig (Casino…
November 22, 2016
Leslie Odom Jr. Releases New Album, Simply Christmas
Cream colored ponies and new Christmas albums! We would guess that 2016 Princess Grace Statue Award Winner Leslie Odom Jr. has a few items on his favorite list – a shiny new Tony award for playing Aaron Burr in Hamilton to name one – but his newly released…
November 18, 2016
2016 Princess Grace Awards Gala!
Last night, Princess Grace Foundation – USA held the 2016 Awards Gala at Cipriani’s 25 Broadway in New York City honoring Queen Latifah with the Prince Rainier III Award, and Leslie Odom Jr. and Camille A. Brown with the Princess Grace Statue Award.…
October 25, 2016