Gender
Female
Born
Aug 08, 1911
New York, New York, USA
Died
Mar 17, 2002
Teaneck, New Jersey, USA
Performer Producer Choreographer Presenter Writer Source Material
Relations
Goddaughter of
Bill Robinson
Comments
Founded AMAS Musical Theatre in 1968. April 19, 1994 was Rosetta LeNoire day in NYC
  • CREDITS
    Paul Robeson (Dec 20, 1995 - Dec 31, 1995)
    • Produced in association with AMAS Musical Theatre, Inc. (Rosetta Le Noire, Founder and Artistic Director)
    PlaySolo Play with musicRevival
    You Can't Take It With You (Apr 04, 1983 - Jan 01, 1984)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Rheba]
    PlayComedy FarceRevival
    It's So Nice to Be Civilized (Jun 03, 1980 - Jun 08, 1980)
    • Based on a showcase originally produced at AMAS Musical Theatre, Inc. (Rosetta Le Noire, Founder and Artistic Director)
    MusicalOriginal
    Bubbling Brown Sugar (Mar 02, 1976 - Dec 31, 1977)
    • Originally presented by AMAS Repertory Theatre (Rosetta Le Noire, Founder and Artistic Director)
    • Based on a concept by Rosetta LeNoire
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    The Royal Family (Dec 30, 1975 - Jul 18, 1976)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Della]
    PlayComedyRevival
    God's Favorite (Dec 11, 1974 - Mar 23, 1975)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Mady]
    PlayComedyOriginal
    A Streetcar Named Desire (Oct 01, 1973 - Nov 18, 1973)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Negro Woman]
    PlayDramaRevival
    A Streetcar Named Desire (Apr 26, 1973 - Jul 29, 1973)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Woman]
    PlayDramaRevival
    The Sunshine Boys (Dec 20, 1972 - Apr 21, 1974)
    • Understudy: Rosetta LeNoire
      • Registered Nurse - Replacement
    PlayComedyOriginal
    Lost in the Stars (Apr 18, 1972 - May 21, 1972)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Grace Kumalo]
    MusicalTragedyRevival
    A Cry of Players (Nov 14, 1968 - Feb 15, 1969)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Meg]
    PlayOriginal
    The Great Indoors (Feb 01, 1966 - Feb 05, 1966)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Hattie Gaines]
    PlayDramaOriginal
    I Had a Ball (Dec 15, 1964 - Jun 12, 1965)
    • Also Starring: Rosetta LeNoire [Ma Maloney]
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    Blues for Mister Charlie (Apr 23, 1964 - Aug 29, 1964)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Mother Henry]
    PlayOriginal
    Tambourines to Glory (Nov 02, 1963 - Nov 23, 1963)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Essie Belle Johnson]
    PlayPlay with musicOriginal
    Sophie (Apr 15, 1963 - Apr 20, 1963)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Mollie]
    MusicalOriginal
    Destry Rides Again (Apr 23, 1959 - Jun 18, 1960)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Clara]
    MusicalComedyOriginal
    Mister Johnson (Mar 29, 1956 - May 05, 1956)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Matumbi]
    PlayDramaOriginal
    Finian's Rainbow (May 18, 1955 - May 29, 1955)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [2nd Sharecropper]
    MusicalComedyRevival
    Four Twelves Are 48 (Jan 17, 1951 - Jan 18, 1951)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Rose Bolton]
    PlayComedyOriginal
    Anna Lucasta (Sep 22, 1947 - Oct 18, 1947)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Stella]
    PlayRevival
    Anna Lucasta (Aug 30, 1944 - Nov 30, 1946)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Stella]
    • Hilda Simm's dance arranged by Rosetta LeNoire
    PlayAll Black CastOriginal
    The Hot Mikado (Mar 23, 1939 - Jun 03, 1939)
    • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Peep-Bo]
    MusicalAll Black CastOperettaOriginal
    Bubbling Brown Sugar (Aug 23, 1977 - Apr 30, 1978)
    • Originally presented by AMAS Repertory Theatre (Rosetta Le Noire, Founder and Artistic Director)
    • Based on a concept by Rosetta LeNoire
    MusicalRevueOriginal
    Bubbling Brown Sugar (Jun 22, 1976 - Oct 09, 1977)
    • Based on a concept by Rosetta LeNoire
    MusicalRevueOriginal
  • AWARDS

    Theatre World

    Special Award

    1993 | Recipient
    Rosetta LeNoire
Paul Robeson (Dec 20, 1995 - Dec 31, 1995)
  • Produced in association with AMAS Musical Theatre, Inc. (Rosetta Le Noire, Founder and Artistic Director)
PlaySolo Play with musicRevival
You Can't Take It With You (Apr 04, 1983 - Jan 01, 1984)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Rheba]
PlayComedy FarceRevival
It's So Nice to Be Civilized (Jun 03, 1980 - Jun 08, 1980)
  • Based on a showcase originally produced at AMAS Musical Theatre, Inc. (Rosetta Le Noire, Founder and Artistic Director)
MusicalOriginal
Bubbling Brown Sugar (Mar 02, 1976 - Dec 31, 1977)
  • Originally presented by AMAS Repertory Theatre (Rosetta Le Noire, Founder and Artistic Director)
  • Based on a concept by Rosetta LeNoire
MusicalRevueOriginal
The Royal Family (Dec 30, 1975 - Jul 18, 1976)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Della]
PlayComedyRevival
God's Favorite (Dec 11, 1974 - Mar 23, 1975)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Mady]
PlayComedyOriginal
A Streetcar Named Desire (Oct 01, 1973 - Nov 18, 1973)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Negro Woman]
PlayDramaRevival
A Streetcar Named Desire (Apr 26, 1973 - Jul 29, 1973)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Woman]
PlayDramaRevival
The Sunshine Boys (Dec 20, 1972 - Apr 21, 1974)
  • Understudy: Rosetta LeNoire
    • Registered Nurse - Replacement
PlayComedyOriginal
Lost in the Stars (Apr 18, 1972 - May 21, 1972)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Grace Kumalo]
MusicalTragedyRevival
A Cry of Players (Nov 14, 1968 - Feb 15, 1969)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Meg]
PlayOriginal
The Great Indoors (Feb 01, 1966 - Feb 05, 1966)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Hattie Gaines]
PlayDramaOriginal
I Had a Ball (Dec 15, 1964 - Jun 12, 1965)
  • Also Starring: Rosetta LeNoire [Ma Maloney]
MusicalComedyOriginal
Blues for Mister Charlie (Apr 23, 1964 - Aug 29, 1964)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Mother Henry]
PlayOriginal
Tambourines to Glory (Nov 02, 1963 - Nov 23, 1963)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Essie Belle Johnson]
PlayPlay with musicOriginal
Sophie (Apr 15, 1963 - Apr 20, 1963)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Mollie]
MusicalOriginal
Destry Rides Again (Apr 23, 1959 - Jun 18, 1960)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Clara]
MusicalComedyOriginal
Mister Johnson (Mar 29, 1956 - May 05, 1956)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Matumbi]
PlayDramaOriginal
Finian's Rainbow (May 18, 1955 - May 29, 1955)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [2nd Sharecropper]
MusicalComedyRevival
Four Twelves Are 48 (Jan 17, 1951 - Jan 18, 1951)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Rose Bolton]
PlayComedyOriginal
Anna Lucasta (Sep 22, 1947 - Oct 18, 1947)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Stella]
PlayRevival
Anna Lucasta (Aug 30, 1944 - Nov 30, 1946)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Stella]
  • Hilda Simm's dance arranged by Rosetta LeNoire
PlayAll Black CastOriginal
The Hot Mikado (Mar 23, 1939 - Jun 03, 1939)
  • Performer: Rosetta LeNoire [Peep-Bo]
MusicalAll Black CastOperettaOriginal
Bubbling Brown Sugar (Aug 23, 1977 - Apr 30, 1978)
  • Originally presented by AMAS Repertory Theatre (Rosetta Le Noire, Founder and Artistic Director)
  • Based on a concept by Rosetta LeNoire
MusicalRevueOriginal
Bubbling Brown Sugar (Jun 22, 1976 - Oct 09, 1977)
  • Based on a concept by Rosetta LeNoire
MusicalRevueOriginal

Theatre World

Special Award

1993 | Recipient
Rosetta LeNoire

FIND OUT WHERE

Search where Rosetta LeNoire and
are credited together
are credited together