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Nathan Alston

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A true triple threat performer with nearly 30 years of professional experience. Nathan Alston  lives in New Orleans, LA has toured all over the world sharing stages with divas such as: Patti LaBelle, Gregory Hines, Lou Rawls, Broadway's Rhetta Hughes (ARMS TOO SHORT TO BOX WITH GOD; PURLIE) & Tony Award nominated, Valisia LaKae (Diana Ross, MOTOWN), Amsterdam's Michelle David, and many others.


From 1997 to 2000, Nathan lived in Amsterdam, Holland and performed with Stardust Theatre, a Dutch touring theatre company. He starred in 3 European tours: THE GLORY OF GOSPEL; MAHALIA SING SISTER SING; & THE YOUNG MESSIAH - A BLACK CELEBRATION. All 3 tours were written, directed and choreographed by Tony Award Nominee, Mabel Robinson (THE WIZ).  

 

Nathan wanted to try his hand at writing & producing, so in 2006, he teamed up with the Barn Dinner Theatre in Greensboro, NC.  He penned his first production, LOVE MACHINE THE MUSICAL a classic Motown & Soul revue. The show was a huge success! It ran for 6 weeks to continuous sold out houses. 6 more weeks were added on and sold out within days. LOVE MACHINE THE MUSICAL returned 5 more times over the next 13 years making it the most requested, highest presold, most profiting show in the 55 year history of the theatre. Over 150,000 fans have seen LOVE MACHINE THE MUSICAL.

 

Nathan has now ventured into the world of Film & Television and has appeared on primetime dramas such as NCIS: New Orleans (CBS Network), Queen Of The South (USA Network), Queen Sugar (OWN Network), Claws (TNT Network), The Purge : TV Series (USA Network) & others.


His other writing and producing credits include: DREAMS OF A KING: THE LEGACY OF MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.; SHOWTIME IN HARLEM; SOUL SISTAS THE MUSICAL; CHRISTMAS IS; THE JOE'S GREAT ADVENTURE;  SUGA & GRITS: A SOUTHERN DECLARATION (2020)...and most recently, SOUL SISTAS OF GOSPEL (2019) & his solo debut MR. NATE & THE LOUISIANA SOUL KINGS (2020).