THE REALNESS: another break beat play

June 17-26, 2021
By Idris Goodwin. Directed by Kyle Haden.

A regional premiere!

In 1996, T.O. graduates from his high school in the suburbs and jumps into the vibrant culture of his true passion, hip-hop. Enter Prima, a dazzling MC with Lauryn Hill vibes, who takes his breath away. T.O. poses as a music journalist to get close to her, but when his story catches up to him, he must decide, in the words of his idol Biggie, is it “all a dream”? The Realness tackles history and class collision in a humorous and real way, with unique rhythm and beats.

Law and Order: SVU

April 15, 2021

Season 22, Episode 11 

Our Words Will Be Heard

A high-profile activist suspects her sister has been kidnapped by a hate group. Garland and Benson push for change with NYPD brass. Kat gets some good news. Guest starring Suzette Gunn, Jessy Yates, Victoria Janicki, Blake Morris and Jennifer Esposito.

Role: Paralegal

MACBETH

October 7-November 1, 2020

Directed by: Matt Wallace

Continuing its tradition of a fall site-specific production for Halloween, Kentucky Shakespeare returns to live theatre with an immersive new drive-in production of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy, Macbeth set in a future dystopian society. The hour-long, 7-actor live theatre experience was created in direct response COVID-19, with audience members viewing from the safety of their closed vehicle, listening to the production via short range FM radio transmission.

PIPELINE

March 7th - April 4th, 2021 (Postponed) 

By: Dominique Morriseau

Directed by: Ron OJ Parson 

 

Nya, an inner-city public high school teacher, is committed to her students but desperate to give her only son, Omari, opportunities they'll never have. But when an explosive incident at his prestigious private school threatens to get him expelled, will all her efforts be lost? Don't miss this compelling, must-see portrait of parenthood, education, and the experience of young black men in America. 

THE WOLVES

January 8th - February 1st, 2020

By: Sarah DeLappe

Directed by: Pirronne Yousefzadeh

 

Get up close to the action as a girls’ indoor soccer team prepares for battle. Amid warmups and passing drills, the undefeated Wolves psych each other up—and dive into rapid-fire, unfiltered conversations about the world and their places in it. What happens when life both on and off the field tests the team’s endurance? A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, The Wolves boldly celebrates the grit and grace of 21st-century American girls. 

Hype Man:a
break beat play

September 11th - October 13th, 2021

By: Idris Goodwin 

Directed by: Jess McLeod

 

Hip-hop artist Pinnacle and his back-up rapper, Verb, have been laying down tracks together since childhood. Add the skills of genius beatmaker Peep One and a TV appearance to the mix, and their group might finally have it made. But when local police shoot an unarmed black teen, Verb feels called to respond—raising questions about whether it’s the trio’s responsibility as artists to speak out for justice. A timely play about using your voice, filled with explosive energy and electric rhymes. 

Kentucky Shakespeare Festival

May 29-August 4, 2021

Directed by: Matt Wallace and Amy Attaway

 

This summer I will be apart of the summer season of the Kentucky Shakespeare Festival. The 49th season consists of As You Like It, Henry IV Part 2 and Kind Lear.  

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E.very D.ay

Summer 2018

Co-producer with Misha Osherovich on the film E.very D.ay as it tells the story of two individuals going through active eating disorders.  

Actors Theatre of Louisville PTC 

August 2018 - April 2019

 

Selected from over 2,000 applicants from across the nation, the 2018-2019 Professional Training Company consists of 42 young professionals. Through their participation in the season-long program, the apprentices receive practical training, the opportunity to work with celebrated artists and a firsthand look at the inner workings of one of the nations leading regional theatres.  

Montclair State University Graduate 2017

May 25, 2017 

 

Graduate of Montclair State University with my BFA in Acting!  

MSU Senior Showcase

The BFA Acting & Musical Theatre class of 2017 will be taking over Theatre Row in New York City on April 4th to showcase their graduating seniors and the training they have acquired over the past four years. 

Hit Me Up

Writer & Director: Michelle Martinez

 

Nina, a naive teenager, thinks she has a chance at young love, until her first kiss goes further than expected.