Zainab Jah


Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 Boesman and Lena Pershing Square Signature Center/ The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre 02/25/2019 Venus
2 School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play Lucille Lortel Theatre 11/16/2017 Eloise Amponsah
3 Venus Pershing Square Signature Center/ Irene Diamond Stage 05/15/2017 Miss Saartjie Baartman, a.k.a The Girl, later The Venus Hottentot
4 Stuffed McGinn-Cazale Theatre 10/07/2016 Katey
5 Eclipsed Joseph Papp Public Theater/ LuEsther Hall 10/14/2015 Maimi
6 Trojan Women Harlem Stage/ Gatehouse Theatre 01/17/2008 Helen
7 (The Blood) Electra HSA Theatre 05/31/2007 Electra
8 King Lear HSA Theatre 10/04/2006 Regan
9 Medea HSA Theatre 09/23/2005 Death
10 Caligula HSA Theatre 04/01/2005 N/A
Award Production Function
1 NOMINATED 2019 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play Boesman and Lena Actor
2 NOMINATED 2018 AUDELCO Award, Featured Actress in a Play School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play Actor
31 WON 2018 Drama Desk Award, Special Award School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play Actor
4 NOMINATED 2017 AUDELCO Award, Lead Actress Venus Actor
5 NOMINATED 2016 AUDELCO Award, Outstanding Ensemble Performance Eclipsed Actor
6 WON 2016 Obie Award, Performance Eclipsed Actor
7 NOMINATED 2016 Outer Critics Circle Award, Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Eclipsed Actor

1Ensemble Award.