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Audra McDonald: From Broadway To Kansas City

Nov 14, 2013

She’s won Tony awards and dazzled Hollywood, and now Audra McDonald is blending her voice with the Kansas City Symphony. 

Audra McDonald's performances on Broadway include roles in Carousel, Porgy & Bess and 110 in the Shade.
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On Friday's Up to Date, we talk with the versatile songstress about her career and how she’s using her fame to support causes like marriage equality and pet adoption.


  • Audra McDonald, Tony Award-winning actress

​HEAR MORE: Audra McDonald performs at 8 p.m., November 16 at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets start at $40. For ticket information, click here.