Gender
Female
Director Performer Choreographer Production Crew
Relations
Wife of
Anthony Van Putten
Chicago (Nov 14, 1996 - Present)
  • Performer: Brenda Braxton
    • Velma Kelly - Replacement (Aug 12, 2008 - Feb 01, 2009)
    • Velma Kelly - Replacement (Mar 07, 2008 - May 11, 2008)
    • Velma Kelly - Replacement (Apr 17, 2006 - Feb 20, 2008)
    • Velma Kelly - Replacement (Dec 05, 2005 - ?)
    • Velma Kelly - Replacement (Feb 21, 2005 - Jun 26, 2005)
    • Velma Kelly - Replacement (May 16, 2004 - Jul 26, 2004)
    • Velma Kelly - Replacement (Jan 12, 2004 - Jun 26, 2005)
    • Velma Kelly - Replacement (Mar 03, 2003 - ?)
MusicalComedyRevival
Smokey Joe's Cafe (Mar 02, 1995 - Jan 16, 2000)
  • Performer: Brenda Braxton [Performer]
MusicalRevueOriginal
Jelly's Last Jam (Apr 26, 1992 - Sep 05, 1993)
  • Performer: Brenda Braxton [One of "The Crowd", Too-Tight Nora]
MusicalOriginal
Legs Diamond (Dec 26, 1988 - Feb 19, 1989)
  • Also Starring: Brenda Braxton [Madge]
MusicalOriginal
Dreamgirls (Jun 28, 1987 - Nov 29, 1987)
  • Understudy: Brenda Braxton [Charlene, Joanne, Lorrell Robinson, Edna Burke, One of "The Sweethearts"]
  • Swing: Brenda Braxton
  • Dance Captain: Brenda Braxton
MusicalRevival
Cats (Oct 07, 1982 - Sep 10, 2000)
  • Performer: Brenda Braxton
    • Demeter - Replacement
MusicalOriginal
Dreamgirls (Dec 20, 1981 - Aug 11, 1985)
  • Swing: Brenda Braxton
  • Dance Captain: Brenda Braxton
  • Performer: Brenda Braxton
    • Charlene - Replacement
    • One of "Les Style" - Replacement
MusicalOriginal
Lena Horne: "The Lady and Her Music" (May 12, 1981 - Jun 30, 1982)
  • Production Assistant: Brenda Braxton
SpecialConcertOriginal
Reggae (Mar 27, 1980 - Apr 13, 1980)
  • Performer: Brenda Braxton [Alternate]
MusicalOriginal
But Never Jam Today (Jul 31, 1979 - Aug 05, 1979)
  • Performer: Brenda Braxton [Mushroom]
MusicalOriginal
Chicago (Nov 11, 2008 - Jun 27, 2010)
  • Performer: Brenda Braxton
    • Velma Kelly - Replacement
MusicalComedyRevival
Chicago (Jun 03, 2003 - Sep 09, 2007)
  • Starring: Brenda Braxton
    • Velma Kelly -
    • Velma Kelly - Replacement
MusicalComedyRevival
Leader of the Pack (Mar 13, 2001 - Jun 03, 2001)
  • Performer: Brenda Braxton
MusicalRevueOriginal
Dreamgirls (Oct 08, 1985 - Jun 14, 1987)
  • Understudy: Brenda Braxton [Lorrell Robinson]
  • Swing: Brenda Braxton
MusicalRevival
Dreamgirls (Sep 24, 2001 - Sep 24, 2001)
  • Directed by Brenda Braxton
  • Choreographed by Brenda Braxton
SpecialBenefit ConcertRevival

Tony Award®

 

Best Featured Actress in a Musical

1995 | Nominee  | Smokey Joe's Cafe
Performer: Brenda Braxton

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