Stampley to star as Porgy in Broadway tour

We’re happy to announce that SOM vocal alumnus Nate Stampley (BM 2008) will tour as Porgy in the touring Broadway production of The Gershwin’s “Porgy and Bess.”

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Soon on tour: Alicia Hall Moran (Bess) and Nathaniel Stampley (Porgy)

Stampley, who studied with Professor Mimmi Fulmer while here in Madison, also starred as Mufasa in “The Lion King” on Broadway, and played both Robbins and Porgy in American Repertory Theatre’s 2012 “The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess.”  He was in the cast of the Broadway production “The Color Purple,” played Mufasa in West End London in a long-run production of “The Lion King” and toured across the United States in “Ragtime.”

http://www.broadway.com/buzz/168509/alicia-hall-moran-and-nathaniel-stampley-to-headline-porgy-and-bess-national-tour/

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