Nova Y. Payton: Living in a Newsies World

14 min 3 yrs

On this edition of THE INTERVUE, we salute one of our hometown phenoms! Nova Y. Payton has an amazing career in the world of theatre! She sang back-up for Roberta Flack. She has been in numerous plays in and around the DMV. She has roles in Smokey Joe’s Cafe, Hairspray at the Signature, How to Succeed in Business Without Even Trying and most recently The Watsons Go to Birmingham 1963 at Kennedy Center! This month, she is returning to Arena Stage for the first time in five years to be in the Disney musical based on the hit movie, Newsies! Ladies and gents, we have the supernova of the DMV Theatre… Nova Y. Payton!

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