LaChanze

LaChanze

Performer
  • Also known as: R. Lachanze Sapp, Rhonda Sapp
  • Born: Dec 16, 1961 in St. Augustine, Florida

Roles (15)

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Playbill - Opening Night Summer: The Donna Summer Musical (2018)
Opened Apr 23, 2018
  • as Diva Donna (Original)
  • as Mary Gaines (Original)
  •  
  •  
If/Then Playbill - Opening Night If/Then (2014)
Opened Mar 30, 2014
  • as Kate (Original)
If/Then Playbill - Opening Night
  •  
The Color Purple Playbill - Opening Night The Color Purple (2005)
Opened Dec 1, 2005
  • as Celie (Original)
The Color Purple - Opening Night
  • Nov 1, 2005 - Nov 5, 2006
Ragtime Playbill - Opening Night Ragtime (1998)
Opened Jan 18, 1998
  • as Sarah (Replacement)
  •  
Uptown... It's Hot! Playbill - February 1986 Uptown...It's Hot! (1986)
Opened Jan 28, 1986
  • as Ensemble (Original)
  •  
Production Placeholder Funny Girl (2002)
Opened Sep 23, 2002
  • as Fanny Brice (Original)
  •  
Production Placeholder Once On This Island (2002)
Opened May 12, 2002
  • as Ti Moune (Original)
  •  
Company Playbill - Opening Night, Oct 1995 Company (1995)
Opened Oct 5, 1995
  • as Marta (Original)
Company - Oct 1995
  •  
Once on This Island Playbill - Opening Night, Oct 1990 Once On This Island (1990)
Opened Oct 18, 1990
  • as Ti Moune (Original)
  •  
Dreamgirls Dreamgirls (1987)
Opened Jun 28, 1987
  • as One of "The Stepp Sisters" (Original)
  • as Ensemble (Original)
  • as One of "Les Style" (Original)
  • as Michelle Morris (Understudy - Original)
  • as Deena Jones (Understudy - Original)
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

Awards

Drama Desk Award
2005 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Dessa Rose Nominee
2001 Outstanding Actress in a Musical The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin Nominee
1991 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Once On This Island Nominee
Drama League
2018 Distinguished Performance Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
2006 Outstanding Actress in a Musical The Color Purple Nominee
1991 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Once On This Island Nominee
Theatre World
1991 Theatre World Award Once On This Island Winner
Tony Award
2006 Actress in a Musical The Color Purple Winner
1991 Featured Actress in a Musical Once On This Island Nominee
 X

Blocking belongs
on the stage,
not on websites.

Our website is made possible by
displaying online advertisements to our visitors.

Please consider supporting us by
whitelisting playbill.com with your ad blocker.
Thank you!