Brian Mitchell: Riding High on Broadway's Tide
Toomer, Jeanette, Black Masks
Brian Mitchell: Riding High on Broadway's Tide.
After replacing Gregory Hines last season in Jelly s Last Jam, Brian Mitchell now rides high as the co-star of the long-running hit, Kiss of the Spider Woman. Since February, Mitchell has enjoyed rave reviews for his portrayal of the macho political prisoner, Valentin. This intense and powerful musical, written by Terrence McNally and directed by veteran Broadway director Harold Prince, has provided the perfect vehicle for Mitchell to showcase the depth of his acting talent and his remarkable singing voice.
In a recent interview in his dressing room backstage at the Broadhurst Theatre, Mitchell spoke about his portrayal of …
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Publication information: Article title: Brian Mitchell: Riding High on Broadway's Tide. Contributors: Toomer, Jeanette - Author. Magazine title: Black Masks. Volume: 10. Issue: 5 Publication date: November 3, 1994. Page number: 5. © Black Masks Mar/Apr 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.