Audra McDonald, Audra McDonald, Audra McDonald News. The Actress and singer, Audra McDonald, will have a concert at Freud Playhouse in Los Angeles on February 1, 2010. She will also sing today at the start of the National championship football game in California’s Rose Bowl Pasadena Stadium.
Audra McDonald is an award winning singer and actress renowned for her heart touching voice and acting. Audra McDonald has done various solo albums, featured albums and cast albums and also has released various audio books. She also worked in theatre and acted in few films in 1996 and 1998. In television, she is been working from 1999 to present acting in various television series. Recently, she is acting in the TV Series Private Practice. She often sings in concerts all over United States. She has won Tony Award three times and nominated several times for various awards including NAACP Image Award, Drama League Award, Tony Award, Grammy Award, and Theatre World Award.
Audra McDonald’s married life had a span of 9 years started in 2000. She was married to Peter Donovan and divorced in 2009 and have a daughter Zoe Caldwell. She is now seen with Will Swenson (actor, director, producer). Audra McDonald was born in Germany and was raised in California. She studied at Roosevelt School and started acting with Dan Pessano. She studied classical voice and did training.
Audra McDonald’s performances in Regtime, Master Class, Caraousel, Marie Christine, A Raisin in the Sun earned her lot of fame and recognition and she won Emmy Award nominations for her performances.