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Jeannette Bayardelle



Nationality:    African American
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Literary Agent:    The Luedtke Agency  

Jeannette starred in the revival production of HAIR on Broadway as Dionne and in THE COLOR PURPLE on Broadway as Celie. She also originated the role of Celie on the First National Tour of THE COLOR PURPLE where she received an NAACP award for best lead actress in a musical. Her extraordinary performances on stage lead her to work on Disneys Princess and The Frog, Little Mermaid III Ariels Beginning (I WILL SING) and performing for President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama. Jeannette has sung for well-known ministries such as, Bishop T.D Jakes Woman Thou Art Loosed, Pastor Paula White, Pastor Donnie McClurkin, Dr. Robert Schuller, Rev. Jesse Jackson, Bishop Noel Jones, and Dr. Cindy Trimm. She also wrote and stars in

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In her new solo show, musical theater powerhouse Jeannette Bayardelle (the Color Purple) tells the tale of a girl from the Bronx beating the odds and making moves. Singing a score that fuses rock, jazz, blues and gospel, Bayardelle's tour-de-force performance is not to be missed.

Music, lyrics and book by Jeanette Bayardelle

1st Produced:
Ars Nova
511 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019    02 Dec 2011


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