SHANICE WILLIAMS is an actress, singer, and songwriter from New Jersey, best known for her breakout role as Dorothy in NBC’s The Wiz Live! In 2018, she starred in the Off-Broadway production of Little Rock, which tells the legendary story of the first African-American students to attend their city’s formerly segregated Central High School. Shanice was nominated for a Critics Choice Award for Best Actress in a Movie/Limited Series and won Best Actress at the NY SeriesFest for her role in HBO’s Manic.