James Monroe Iglehart

Lesher Center for the Arts

James Monroe Iglehart

Fri, February 3, 2017

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$62.50-$92.50

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James Monroe Iglehart
James Monroe Iglehart
Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart is a Hayward native and often performed on Bay Area stages, including TheatreWorks, American Musical Theatre and Ray of Light, before making his Broadway debut in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Iglehart then originated the role of Bobby in Memphis on Broadway before landing his dream role of Genie in Aladdin. For his work as the Genie he won both the Tony Award and the Drama Desk Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical. He has recurred on Netflix's original series “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” as Coriolanus Burt, the rival of male protagonist Titus Andromedan portrayed by Tituss Burgess. He has also guest starred on Gotham. He recently filmed his feature debut opposite Richard Gere, Peter Dinklage and Julianna Margulies in "The Three Christs of Ypsilanti."
Venue Information:
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA, 94596
http://www.lesherartscenter.org/