General Info


Nationality: American                          

Eyes: Brown                            

Hair: Black                            

Height: 6’1”                            

Voice: Baritone


Theater


Half Time

The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity

Lookingglass Alice

Holler If Ya Hear Me, regional premiere

Memphis

In The Heights

Dreamgirls

Brave New Works

Passing Strange

The Ballad of Trayvon Martin

The Dove – Staged Reading

New Orchestrations Concert

Memphis

Acappella the Musical

Ain't Misbehavin' selections

The Baker’s Wife

A Raisin in the Sun

I Dream A World: Langston Hughes

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

All Shook Up

Anthony

Chad Deity

White Rabbit/March Hare/White Knight

Vertus

Delray

Benny

James Thunder Early

Multiple characters

Mr. Franklin/Mr. Venus/Joop

Obama/Al Sharpton/Tracy Martin

Will

Featured Ensemble

Featured Ensemble

Joe Harper/Ensemble

Andre

Dominique

Walter Lee

Lead

Oberon

Ensemble

Paper Mill Playhouse/Jerry Mitchell

Asolo Rep/Miami New Drama/Jen Wineman

Baltimore Center Stage/Jeremy Cohen

True Colors Theatre/Kenny Leon

Mason Street Warheouse/Kurt Stamm

Aurora Theatre/Theatrical Outfit/Justin Anderson

Atlanta Lyric Theatre/Ricardo Aponte

Theater Emory/Snehal Desai

Playhouse on Park/Sean Harris

Rebel Theatre Company/Rajendra Maharaj

York Theatre Company/Scott Wilson

Musical Theatre Factory

Ivoryton Playhouse/Todd Underwood

NYMF/Alliance Theatre/Lee Summers

NJTA award ceremony/Andre Dé Shields

RCSSD/Joe Deer

Queen Mary, Univ. of London

Emory University/Ken Hornbeck

Flat Rock Playhouse/Teddy Eck

Flat Rock Playhouse/Paige Posey


Other experience


Afterparty A Cappella

The Alleycats A Cappella

Atlanta Celtic Christmas

BabopbyeYa with Janelle Monae

NextPhase Hip-Hop Dance Crew

AHANA A Cappella

Lead Vocalist

Lead Vocalist

Poetry Recitation

Backup Singer

Member

Musical Director

Professional London-based

Edinburgh Fringe Festival

PBS Regional Broadcast

Emory University

Emory University

Emory University


Writing


Reconnect: A Poetry Show

I Dream A World: The Life and Work of Langston Hughes

Lost for Words

     —    Artistine Mann Award in Playwriting, Emory University

Queen Mary, Univ. of London

Emory University

Spelman College


Training


M.A. Music Theatre, Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

M.A. Theatre and Performance, Queen Mary, University of London

B.A. Music and Creative Writing, Emory University

Marshall Scholarship — Two years of fully-funded graduate study in the UK

Bobby Jones Scholarship — One year of fully-funded study at the University of St Andrews


Skills


Performance:     A Cappella (8 years), Choral Singing (10 years), Gospel Singing, Jazz Singing, R&B Singing, Scat Singing, Beatboxing, Rap, Hip Hop & Jazz Dance

Accents:             American-Standard (Native), American-Southern, RP

Sports:                Basketball (8 years), Football, Soccer, Swimming

Other:                 Playwright, Poet, Spoken Word Artist, Public Speaker, Teacher/Preacher, Youth Counselor