- Date of Birth:
- September 1, 1997
- 5' 2"
Shanice Williams (born in 1997 in New Jersey) is an actress, singer and dancer. She has performed in multiple musicals, including West Side Story, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, 42nd Street, Seussical and Pippin. Shanice was nominated for Best Leading Actress in a Musical at the Paper Mill Playhouse’s annual Rising Star Awards in 2014. She stars as the lead role of Dorothy in NBC’s holiday production of The Wiz Live!
Best Known For:
Shanice Williams is best known for starring in The Wiz Live! on NBC.
Shanice was raised on musical theater. She has had five years of intensive musical training, including dance and piano. She auditoned for Dorothy and was chosen from hundreds of applicants nationwide.