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Thoroughly Modern Millie

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Nicole as Muzzy

RIVERSIDE THEATRE

VERO BEACH, FLORIDA

Nicole reprises one of her favorite roles, Muzzy Van Hossmere. This time she shares the stage with fellow Broadway actors Matthew Hydzik (The Cher Show, Side Show) as Trevor Graydon and Adinah Alexander (Kinky Boots, Wicked), as Mrs Meers. The production was directed and choreographed by James Brennan.
"Muzzy is a cabaret singer and Nicole Powell commands your full attention with her beautiful vocals and solid stage presence. Powell is fabulous." - planetvero.com review

"Nicole Powell is a show-stopper as singer and wise socialite Muzzy Van Hossmere. And she knows how to wear and use those fabulous gowns, designed by Kurt Alger, oh, so very well." - Vero Beach Newsweekly review

Because Of Winn Dixie

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Nicole and Bowdie

GOODSPEED OPERA HOUSE

EAST HADDAM, CONNECTICUT

Nicole is cast as Millie Wilkerson in this heartwarming new musical based on the popular children's book. Book and lyrics by Nell Benjamin (Mean Girls),music by Duncan Sheik (Spring Awakening), directed by Tony winner John Rando (Urinetown) and starring Bowdie the dog of William Berloni Theatrical Animals

Jerry Seinfeld's Birthday

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THE CARLYLE HOTEL

NEW YORK, NY

Nicole serves as choreographer and back-up singer for comedian Jerry Seinfeld in a song and dance number at his star studded birthday celebration. She is joined by fellow Broadway performers, Carla Hargrove and Terita Redd.

A Very Brady Musical

STAGE READING

NEW YORK, NY

Nicole is featured playing multiple characters in a staged reading of this hilarious new musical that gives a wink toward both the original series and the satirical 1990s Brady Bunch films. A satirical, yet nostalgic, look at TV's iconic family, The Brady Bunch, by the offspring and collaborators of series creator Sherwood Schwartz.
Book by Lloyd J. Schwartz & Hope Juber Music & Lyrics by Hope & Laurence Juber

The Prince Of Egypt

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Nicole as Queen Tuya

TUACAHN AMPHITHEATER

IVINS, UTAH

The beloved animated film transfers to the stage with this brand new musical adaptation. Nicole is cast as Tuya the Egyptian queen and adoptive mother of Moses. During this creative process, she works with composer Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Pippin) and book writer Philip LaZebnick (Mulan, Pocahontas).
"Charismatic performances are given by Moses' onstage adoptive parents Dathan B. Williams as Pharaoh Seti, and Nicole Powell, as Queen Tuya." - Broadway World review

Matilda the musical

TUACAHN AMPHITHEATER

IVINS, UTAH

The regional premiere of the hit musical Matilda belongs to Tuacahn Amphitheatre where Nicole plays the role of Mrs. Phelps, the librarian. The stellar cast is led by talented 11 year old Lydia Ricks as Matilda and Matt Ban as Miss Trunchbull. Beautifully directed by Igor Goldin and brilliantly choreographed by Mara Newbery Greer.

Curvy Widow

WESTSIDE THEATRE

NEW YORK, NY

Curvy Widow, the musical comedy, opens Off-Broadway and Nicole is cast as the standby for all three supporting women in a wonderful cast of Broadway veterans starring Nancy Opel. The story is based on the true life experiences of the writer Bobby Goldman and how she navigates starting over after becoming a widow in her fifties. The cast also includes Aisha De Haas, Ken Land, Elizabeth Ward Land, Alan Muraoka, Andrea Bianchi, Christopher Shyer, Mathew Shepard and Doreen Montalvo. Music/Lyrics by Drew Brody, choreographed by Marcos Santana and directed by Peter Flynn

The Wiz

VIRGINIA STAGE COMPANY

NORFOLK, VIRGINIA

Nicole is double cast as Aunt Em and Glinda, the good witch, in this classic musical retelling of L. Frank Baum's children's book. The production is a partnership between the professional Virginia Stage Company and the award-winning college theatre program of Norfolk State University. While the students joyfully play Dorothy, Lion, Tinman, Scarecrow as well as the ensemble, Nicole is joined onstage by fellow Broadway actress Laiona Michelle as Evilene.
Directed by Patrick Mullins

Disgraced

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SWINE PALACE THEATRE

BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA

This five character drama, raises questions of identity and religion in the contemporary world, specifically how radical Islam and the terrorism it inspires have affected public discourse.
Nicole plays the supporting role of Jory, a cool and affable corporate attorney on the rise.
Fellow New York based actor Zarif Kabier (Blacklist, Madame Secretary) plays central character Amir Kapoor.
The production will run September 30 - October 11, 2015

Good People

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BARNSTORMERS THEATRE

TAMWORTH, NEW HAMPSHIRE

Contrary to the play, set in working class South Boston, Nicole's character, Kate, is an upperclass literary professor at Boston University. This dichotomy makes for some great humor and drama as Kate faces off with the central character, Margie Walsh, played by the talented Dee Nelson (of Broadway's THE HEIRESS).
After the plays limited engagement on Broadway in 2011, it has become a favorite of regional theaters across the country.

Thoroughly Modern Millie

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TUACAHN AMPHITHEATER

IVINS, UTAH

Nicole will play the glamorous Muzzy Van Hossmere in the musical Thoroughly Modern Millie and the Birdwoman in Disney's Mary Poppins at the Tuacahn Center for the Arts.
Check theatre for show schedule.

Sistas

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ST LUKES THEATRE

NEW YORK, NY

The story of African-American women through Top-40 music, is produced by 3-time Tony winner Hinton Battle, written by Dorothy Marcic, and directed by Kenneth Ferrone.
St LUKES THEATRE
308 W. 46th Street
NY, NY
Schedule: Saturdays at 4:30 p.m., Sundays at 4:30 p.m.

Next To Normal

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OFF BROADWAY

NEW YORK, NY

Nicole Powell plays Diana in this highly acclaimed, edgy rock-musical that returns to New York City in an intimate, new production. This emotional powerhouse portrays the intricacies of a family trying to take care of themselves and each other in the face of a mothers deteriorating mental state.
"Powell sings one of the most psychotic vocally demanding musicals of all times with ease. Stabilizing her performance from stereotypes of a bi-polar mother Nicole Powell gives audiences explosive incite with her stellar performance..."
"Nicole Powell's performance alone in Next to Normal is reason to purchase a ticket..."

Central Avenue Breakdown

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NYMF

NEW YORK, NY

It's 1940's Los Angeles and the hottest place to be seen is Central Avenue.
Nicole plays Martha Marcel, the mother of two jazz sax players struggling to carve out their own legacies. In the process they must overcome a destructive sibling rivalry, addiction, and family tragedy before it's too late. A story about the price of artistry and the love of family. Review on Backstage.com.
"...most notable are the marvelous Josh Tower as the Club Owner and the equally-resplendent Nicole Powell as Martha. The dramatic scenes (especially one between Powell and LaChance in the second act) shine like a beacon."

An Officer And A Gentleman

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WORKSHOP

NEW YORK, NY

Nicole plays a principle role in a staged reading of the new musical An Officer And A Gentleman, based on the 1982 hit film starring Richard Gere and Louis Gossett Jr. Nicole was cast in the role of Officer Candidate Seeger. The NYC presentation was directed by Simon Phillips, (dir. of Priscilla of the Desert), and performed before an invited audience.

Defying Inequality

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NEIL SIMON THEATRE

NEW YORK, NY

Nicole joins Nathan Lane, David Hyde Pierce, and other Broadway performers in Marc Shaimans Prop 8: the mini-musical. The performance served as the opening number for Defying Inequality: the Broadway Concert celebrity benefit for equal rights. Prop 8 - the musical was originally a star-studded video that became an internet sensation.
In this live version, Nicole is added to the cast making a special appearance impersonating First Lady Michelle Obama.
The performance, directed by Adam Shankman (dir. Hairspray the movie), was met with thunderous laughter and applause.

Ragtime

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BROADWAY (NEIL SIMON THEATRE)

NEW YORK, NY

"Ragtime" Is Back On Broadway and Nicole is Back at The Neil Simon Theatre
After a successful run at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., Ragtime returns to Broadway and sets up house at the Neil Simon Theatre.
Nicole is cast in the ensemble and is thrilled to return to the theatre where she performed in Hairspray until it closed earlier this year.
Ragtime opens October 15, 2009

Hairspray

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BROADWAY (NEIL SIMON THEATRE)

NEW YORK, NY

On January 4th 2009 "Hairspray" will play its final performance on Broadway.
After 61/2 years and 2,641 performances at the Neil Simon Theatre, Hairspray says goodbye to Broadway. In the final weeks, Harvey Fierstein and Marissa Jaret Winokur returned to reprise their Tony Award winning performances and close the show.
It was a bittersweet moment for Nicole who joined the company just short of their first anniversary in 2003. She worked with just about every one that has performed in the show. Some well known names include Harvey Fierstein, Marissa Jaret Winokur, Mathew Morrison, Kathy Brier, George Wendt, Michael McKeon, Tevin Campbell, Hilary Duff, Diana Digarmo, Darlene Love, Ashley Parker Angel and Lance Bass among others.
After taking a final bow with the rest of her cast mates, they were joined on stage by the producers, the creative team and dozens of Hairspray alumni.