Brandon Victor Dixon


'The Best Man: The Final Chapters' Adds Nicole Ari Parker, Ron Canada, and Brandon Victor Dixon

Peacock’s The Best Man: The Final Chapters series has announced a new lineup of actors for its recurring guest stars. The list includes Nicole Ari Parker (And Just Like That, Chicago P.D.) as Xiomara Amani; Ron Canada (The Good Fight, The Orville) as Wellington, Quentin’s father; and Brandon Victor Dixon (Power, Jesus Christ Superstar Live!) as Demetrius, someone from Jordan’s past. Dixon has won a Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical as well as been nominated for a Laurence Olivier Award and Primetime Emmy Award in past theater performances.
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Brandon Victor Dixon, locally grown Broadway superstar and arts booster

At heart, Broadway superstar Brandon Victor Dixon will always be a Gaithersburg, Maryland, boy. Even though he hasn’t lived in the region since high school, the Hamilton and Color Purple alum still returns to the state when it’s time to renew his driver’s license, visit with family, and reminisce about the place that launched his career in the arts. Now the Tony, Emmy, and Grammy nominee, who can be seen this Friday on PBS’s Stars on Stage from Westport County Playhouse, has another reason to return home: The Brandon Victor Dixon Awards.

Lillias White Joins Brandon Victor Dixon In Off Broadway Musical ‘Black No More’

Tony Award-winning actor Lillias White will join Brandon Victor Dixon and The Roots’ Tariq Trotter this January in the Off Broadway world premiere of Trotter’s new musical Black No More. The New Group production will begin a strictly limited engagement at The Pershing Square Signature Center on Jan. 11, with an opening night on Feb. 8 and closing Feb. 27. Inspired by George S. Schuyler’s 1931 Afrofuturist novel set during the Harlem Renaissance, Black No More features music and lyrics by Trotter (also known as The Roots’ Black Thought), book by John Ridley (12 Years A Slave) and choreography by Bill T. Jones....

National Theatre announces inaugural Brandon Victor Dixon awards for excellence in high school musical theater

The National Theatre is excited to announce the inaugural Brandon Victor Dixon Awards for excellence in high school musical theater, the newest regional partner of the National High School Musical Theatre Awards® (NHSMTA®), also known as The Jimmy Awards®. Brandon Victor Dixon, a Tony, Emmy, and Grammy Award nominee originally...

INTERVIEW: “Dear Evan Hansen” Concertmaster Justin Smith Talks Broadway Out East – Featuring Tituss Burgess, Clay Aiken, Brandon Victor Dixon, Joshua Henry And More

You don’t have to wait until September to watch some of Broadway’s biggest stars perform. This summer, Calissa in Water Mill will host Broadway Out East – featuring an all-star lineup that includes Tituss Burgess, Clay Aiken, Brandon Victor Dixon, Joshua Henry and more. Produced by Justin Smith, Concertmaster of...