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Audra Returns to Broadway this May!

Audra McDonald returns to Broadway this spring opposite Michael Shannon in the revival of Terrence McNally’s “Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune.” The two-person play was last seen on Broadway in 2002 with Edie Falco and Stanley Tucci.

Audra has worked with Mr. McNally several times (“Master Class,” “Ragtime,” and “Kiss of the Spider Woman”), and this engagement helps celebrate the iconic playwright’s 80th birthday. This is her first collaboration with Mr. Shannon.

The new production, directed by Arin Arbus, will begin its limited 16-week run will begin in May as part of the 2019-20 Broadway season.

Concert with Seth Rudetsky at NYC’s Town Hall

On November 12, Audra McDonald returns to the New York concert stage with longtime friend and collaborator Seth Rudetsky. As part of his his popular Broadway @ series in New York City’s Town Hall, the duo will showcase a special program including singing and an intimate conversation. The audience can also expect to hear behind-the-scenes stories from their long friendship together!

The two have been collaborating in many different projects since the early ‘90s. Click here to read Seth Rudetsky’s recap on his most memorable moments with Audra.

Click here to get tickets to the special evening.

“Singing You Home” – Now Available

Audra McDonald joins forces with some of the biggest names on Broadway in a very special new album called Singing You Home. Spearheaded by Laura Benanti, the album’s proceeds will go directly into non-profit organizations  The Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES) and Artists Striving to End Poverty (ASTEP), which work to reunite and support families separated at the border.

Audra can be heard singing “Singing You Home” a new song written by Jason Robert Brown for the album. Other star appearances include Tony winners Lin-Manuel Miranda, Idina Menzel, Jason Robert Brown, Kristin Chenoweth, Cynthia Erivo, and Laura Benanti, along with Mandy Gonzalez, Josh Groban, Isabella Preston, Ingrid Michaelson, and Ana Villafañe.

Released on October 26, the album is now available to stream and buy here. More details about the project here.