General Info


Nationality: American                          

Eyes: Brown                            

Hair: Black                            

Height: 6’1”                            

Voice: Baritone


Theater


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

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

Aurora Theatre/Theatrical Outfit

Atlanta Lyric Theatre

Theater Emory

Playhouse on Park

Rebel Theatre Company

York Theatre Company

Musical Theatre Factory

Ivoryton Playhouse

NYMF

Crossroads Theatre NJTA award ceremony

RCSSD

Queen Mary, Univ. of London

Emory University

Flat Rock Playhouse

Flat Rock Playhouse


Other experience


Emperors of Soul

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

Lead Vocalist

Poetry Recitation

Backup Singer

Member

Musical Director

Royal Caribbean Guest Entertainer

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