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Leslie Odom Jr.

  • Count Basie Center for the Arts 99 Monmouth Street Red Bank, NJ, 07701 United States (map)

Multifaceted performer Leslie Odom, Jr., completed his run on Broadway starring as Aaron Burr in the original cast of the blockbuster hit musical, Hamilton, a role that earned him the 2016 Tony® Award for Lead Actor in a Musical. He is also a Grammy® Award winner as a principal soloist on Hamilton’s original Broadway cast recording, which won the 2016 award for Best Musical Theater Album. Odom, Jr. made his Broadway debut at the age of 17 in Rent, before heading to Carnegie Mellon University’s prestigious School of Drama, where he graduated with honors. He is the recipient of a 2002 Princess Grace Award for Acting, which is dedicated to identifying emerging talent in theater, dance, and film.

Earlier Event: June 27
Jill Scott