Growing up in the oldest Black chartered Municipality in the US, Eatonville, Fla., Norm always dreamed BIG. Known as a very versatile performer, Norm has been seen in Films, on Television, Broadway, Opera and Concert Halls around the country and the world. He Started off by singing in the Church Choir, High School, and College Choirs along with honing his talents as an actor in the professional theaters around his hometown. He was spotted by a producer while singing at a bar in Orlando, Fla., and was asked to perform in a show on Premier Cruise Lines which eventually lead him to New York.
Norm has enjoyed both working and living in New York and Los Angeles for over two decades now and has many future endeavors coming up. Currently he is playing The King of The Sea, King Triton for Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID at The Lunt-Fontanne Theater on Broadway. He is very proud to announce the release of His debut solo CD NORM LEWIS, THIS IS THE LIFE!
Other Broadway Credits include, LES MISERABLES (Javert) Drama League Nomination, CHICAGO (Billy Flynn), AMOUR (Painter), Michael John LaChuisa’s THE WILD PARTY (Eddie), SIDE SHOW (Jake), MISS SAIGON (John), The Who’s TOMMY (The Specialist).
Other New York Stage Credits include, Shakespeare in the Park’s TWO GENTELMEN OF VERONA (Valentine) Drama League Nomination, Lincoln Center’s DESSA ROSE (Nathan) AUDELCO Award for Lead actor in a Musical, Drama Desk and Drama League Nominations, Manhattan Theater Club’s CAPTAIN’S COURAGEOUS (Doc), Lincoln Center’s A NEW BRAIN (Roger). The Actors Fund concerts of DREAMGIRLS (Curtis), CHESS (Molokov) and HAIR (The Flesh Failures). Concerts of CHILDREN OF EDEN (Father), BRIGHT LIGHTS BIG CITY (Tad), City Center Encores! GOLDEN BOY (Eddie Satin).
Regionally Norm has been seen in DREAMGIRLS w/Jennifer Holliday, RAGTIME, THE FANTASTICS, BABY, COMPANY, and SWEENEY TODD Helen Hayes Award Nomination.
His Film and Television credits include: MYSTERY WOMAN Guest Star, All My Children (Asst DA Keith McClean), Detective Hale on As the World Turns, and Guest Starring roles on Cosby and Strong Medicine, CONFIDENCES, and PREACHING TO THE CHOIR, along with numerous commercials.
He can also be heard on many recordings. Those bolded below are linked to amazon.com to purchase:
THE LITTLE MERMAID
[Original Cast, 2008}
[Concept Album, 2006]
[Original Cast, 2005]
[Concert Cast, 2004]
[Original Broadway Cast, 2002]
[New York Concert Cast, 2001]
THE WILD PARTY
[Original Broadway Cast, 2000]
A NEW BRAIN
[Original cast recording, 1998]
[Original Broadway Cast, 1997]
[Original Broadway Cast, 1993]
“Heart & Soul on Broadway” by Various Artists - Stage Productions
“Kurt Weill: The Centennial” by Kurt Weill
“Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens” (2001 New York Concert Cast) by Janet Hood
“Sondheim: The Stephen Sondheim Album” by Stephen Sondheim
“A Special Place: Songs from the Heart” by Bob Ost