4000 Miles Vera Dee’s professional career spans theatres in the US, Europe and the Middle East. Her credits include 21 seasons with the Oregon Shakespeare Festival as well as stages in Seattle, Denver, Tucson, Atlanta and the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. In 2004, she was asked by Horton Foote to play Carrie Watts for… Read more »
PlayMakers: Emcee in Cabaret. A playwright, actor and singer-songwriter. He has performed his work at New York City’s Lincoln Center and The Public Theatre, the Sydney Opera House, American Repertory Theatre, Stockholm’s Sodra Theatern, the Spoleto Festival, Dublin’s Project Arts Centre, London’s Soho Theatre, and literally hundreds of other theatres, museums, music halls, cabarets, and… Read more »
Constance Macy lives in Indianapolis, where she has been a regular performer at Indiana Repertory Theatre for 22 years. Roles include Annette in God of Carnage, Mrs. Cratchit and others in A Christmas Carol, the title role in Becky’s New Car, a solo performance in Lost: A Memoir, Barbara in James Still’s Iron Kisses, Belinda… Read more »
Company member 2014–2017 PlayMakers: The Crucible, We Are Proud to Present…, Three Sisters, Peter and the Starcatcher, Seminar, 4000 Miles, An Enemy of the People, Trouble in Mind, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. New York: Amador in Carte Blanc by Stella Maria Perry (world premiere, nominated Best Actor, Venus Theatre Festival); Earl in Finder Keepers by… Read more »
PlayMakers: Camae in The Mountaintop. International: The Egg (Theatre Royal Bath, England). Regional: American Conservatory Theater, Alliance Theatre, Marin Theatre Company, California Shakespeare Theater. Television: Boardwalk Empire (HBO). Education: MFA, American Conservatory Theater; BA, Spelman College.
PlayMakers: Stokely Carmichael in The Parchman Hour. Credits: He has appeared in a number of regional theatre productions, including Nightwork (Manbites Dog Theater), Jade City Chronicles Vol. 1 and an adaptation of Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man(Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern). Education: Kashif is a PhD student in Performance Studies at UNC-Chapel Hill.
PlayMakers: Martin Luther King, Jr. in The Mountaintop. Regional: Bud, Not Buddy (Chicago Children’s Theatre); Fish Men, A True History of the Jamestown Flood (Goodman Theatre); Gem of the Ocean (Guthrie Theater). Television: The Mob Doctor, The Chicago Code (Fox Television); Detroit 1-8-7 (NBC). Education: NC School of the Arts, School of Drama.
PlayMakers: Tyson in The Parchman Hour. Randa McNamara has shared the concert stage with artists including B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Odetta, Dr. John, Richie Havens, Rosie O’Donnell and Larry David. A recipient of Back Stage Bistro Award and the Manhattan Association of Cabarets & Clubs Award (MAC) for Best Female Blues/Jazz Vocalist, she has appeared… Read more »
PlayMakers: Penelope in Penelope, The Year of Magical Thinking, All My Sons. Broadway: Angels in America (Walter Kerr Theatre). Off-Broadway: Septimus and Clarissa (Ripe Time); Blue Window (Manhattan Theatre Club); A Bright Room Called Day (The Public Theater). Regional: A Delicate Balance (Yale Repertory Theatre, Arena Stage); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (McCarter Theatre Center); Hedda… Read more »
PlayMakers: Love Alone, Third Man in Metamorphoses, Assassins, Antonio in The Tempest, Cabaret, A Raisin in the Sun, Henry IV & V, 8(staged reading). Regional: Henry V, The Importance of Being Earnest. University: Blood Wedding