ALDE LEWIS

ALDE LEWIS

The Cotton Club, Film – Frances Ford Coppola
Big Deal, The Broadway Theatre, NYC – Bob Fosse
My One and Only, The James Theatre, Broadway, NYC – Tommy Tune
When Hell Freezes Over, I’ll Skate – Mitzi Newhouse Theatre, NYC – Vinnette Carroll
Staged History of Tap – Riverside Church, NYC
Mule Bone, Barrymore Theatre, Broadway, NYC
• Nanette Bearden Contemporary Dance Company, NYC
Homage to Mary Lou Williams, Pace University, NYC
Little Joe from Chicago – Jazz, Pace U, NYC
Sweet Tap – Pace U, NYC
Sand Man – Creative Expressions, Whiting Auditorium
The Good Times Are Killing Me – Bower Theatre
Arbiter: Roswell – Film
Winky – Performed by Kendrick Jones II, Showtime at The Apollo, TV, NYC
• ABC – TV – Mariah, Series
Louis – Henry Street Settlement, NYC – Debbie Allen

 

Training – Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Mime, and Drama

Awards / Recognition
Flint African American Pioneer Award, The Forum Magazine 1993
Resolution of Board of Commissioners, 1993
Special tribute – State of Michigan Floyd Clack, State Representative, 1993
Special Recognition – State Senator Joe Conroy, 1993

Affiliations – Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Equity (AEA), Screen Actors Guild (SAG)

 

Guest Artist Alde Lewis with Nanette Bearden’s Contemporary Dance Theater.

Sounds in Motion Dance Company
Choreography: Dianne McIntyre

Dick Gregory and Alde Lewis at the Secret Society of Twisted Storytellers                                                      (Charles Wright Museum of African American History

 

ALDE LEWIS

ALL RIGHTS RESERVED – @Iforcolor.org – Dale Shields  

 

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http://bingenow.com/channel?chanid=809&vidid=7176&vfilter=the+beat

https://www.alefficacymovement.org/the-founder.html

http://bingenow.com/video?vidid=2024 

https://www.broadwayworld.com/people/Alde-Lewis%252C-Jr./.  

http://bingenow.com/person?handle=acacia_prods_llc

iforcolor

ARCHIVIST, EDUCATOR, HISTORIAN, and ARTiST
Dale Shields is a professor of theatre, director, and actor (Broadway, Off-Broadway, Off-Off-Broadway, and Regional).
Research Accomplishments:
The 2017 winner of The Kennedy Center/Stephen Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Award®, 2017 and 2015 Tony® award nominee for the Excellence in Theatre Education Award, and the winner of the 2017 AUDELCO/"VIV" Special Achievement Award. In 2020 He was also awarded The Actors Fund / Encore Award

On the web, he is the archivist and historian of Iforcolor.org and Black Theatre/African American Voices [Facebook] (theatre, music, and art). He has taught classes and workshops at SUNY Potsdam, Susquehanna University, Denison University, Randolph-Macon College, Macalester College, The College of Wooster, Ohio University, Wayne State University, and the Joseph Papp Public Theatre (New York Shakespeare Festival).

Education
B.F.A. and M.F.A. degrees from Ohio University.