Tangela Large


PlayMakers: Mr. Joy, Detroit ’67.

Regional: Mr. Joy at ArtsEmerson (Winner of 2016 IRNE Award for Best Solo Performance, Elliot Norton Award nomination for Best Solo Performance). The Taming (Shakespeare and Company); Intimate Apparel (Chautauqua Theater Company); Serial Black Face (Long Wharf Theater); Mr. Joy (City Theatre), Orpheus Descending, Henry IV (Intiman Theatre Festival); pen/man/ship (Magic Theatre); Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike (Trinity Repertory Company, nominated for a Motif Award for Best Supporting Actress). Tangela was in Clybourne Park and Comedy of Errors (Chautauqua Institution, 2013 Season).

Education/Other: Assistant professor at the University of West Georgia. MFA in Acting from Brown University /T rinity Rep; BA, University of West Georgia. Alumni of Atlanta’s finest Tri-Cities High Visual and Performing Arts Magnet Program.

Shows at Playmakers

Mr. Joy April 26, 2017 - April 30, 2017
Detroit ‘67 September 14, 2016 - October 2, 2016
Leaving Eden April 4, 2018 - April 22, 2018