Welcome to the Official Website Of Rodney Hicks. Your visit is appreciated.
Most recently, Rodney originated the role of Bob and Others in the new multiple award winning Broadway musical, Come From Away, playing at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre on W. 45th St.
Written and Composed by Irene Sankoff and David Hein. Directed by Tony Award Winner Christopher Ashley with Musical Staging by Tony Nominee Kelly Devine.
Rodney received a 2017 Helen Hayes Award Nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Musical for his work as Bob and Others in Come From Away at The Ford's Theatre in DC. He also received a 2015 Gypsy Rose Lee Award Nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Musical for his work as Bob and Others in Come From Away at Seattle Repertory Theatre.
He originated the role of Clarence Norris in the Off-Broadway, Minneapolis and the subsequent Broadway run of Kander & Ebb's The Scottsboro Boys.
He received a Barrymore Award for Outstanding Leading Actor in a Musical for his work as Haywood Patterson in The Scottsboro Boys at The Philadelphia Theatre Company. Directed & Choreographed by Susan Stroman as well.
Rodney received an Audelco Award Nomination for Outstanding Leading Actor in a Musical for his role as Philly in the Off-Broadway musical, Lee Summer's, From My Hometown. Directed by Kevin Ramsey and Choreographed by Leslie Dockery. The Grammercy Theatre. NYC.
Other Broadway credits include originating the roles of Paul & Others in the Original Cast of RENT, off-broadway and Broadway; Peter in the 2000 Revival of Jesus Christ Superstar and Benjamin Coffin III as part of the closing cast of RENT and the subsequent LIVE on Broadway DVD.
TV and Film credits can be found by visiting www.imdb.com
Playwright of NC-17.
The play received an Honorable Mention by The American Playwriting Foundation this past March. And received two successful industry reading presentations on Monday July 10 2017 in New York City.
Photograph by Jeffrey Mosier Photography
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