The Acting Company

Cast and Artists

N’Jameh Camara

N’Jameh Camara is an actor and teaching artist. Up Here (La Jolla Playhouse- Alex Timbers), OjO (La Jolla Playhouse W.O.W Festival), Marguerite to Maya (solo piece about young Maya Angelou), Dance of the Holy Ghost (Ubuntu Theater Project), Mr. Burns, La Bete, Burial at Thebes. Education: Loyola University Chicago (BA), UC San Diego (MFA). Native of Milwaukee, WI.

Jimonn Cole

The Acting Company: Heart Is A Lonely Hunter (co-production with NYTW), Pudd’nhead Wilson, Taming of the Shrew. Regional: Public Enemy (Pearl), Peter and the Starcatcher (National Tour), The Recommendation (Old Globe), A Raisin In The Sun (Crossroads), Ruined (OSF), Twelfth Night (OSF), Merchant of Venice (OSF), The Conscientious Objector and Pullman Car Hiawatha (Keen Co.), Iphigenia 2.0 (Signature), Gem Of The Ocean (Arena Stage). Training: Juilliard (BFA). Virginia Beach, VA.

Jonathan- David

The Acting Company: Two Gentlemen of Verona. Past NYC productions include Les Miserables (First Broadway Revival), Venice (NY Public Theater), The Box (The Foundry), A Civil War Christmas (NYTW), Iphigenia 2.0 (Signature Theater), Avenue X (Dreamlight). Regional: Jelly’s Last Jam (Alliance, Suzi Bass Winner). Film/TV: Shameless, Madam Secretary, Shades of Blue, Hawthorne, Numb3rs. Training: Carnegie Mellon University. Native of Brooklyn, NY.

Kevis Hillocks

Theater credits include Ruined (Greek Festival ’16), College Colors (Crossroads Theatre), Morning Sun (Theatre 167), Thoughts of a Colored Man (Noisy Tenants), King Lear (The Public). Training: BFA: Acting Conservatory, SUNY Purchase College. Native of Brooklyn, NY.

Gabriel Lawrence

The Acting Company: Macbeth, A Connecticut Yankee... Off-Broadway: Carnaval (Audelco Award Winner Best Ensemble, National Black Theatre), To Kill A Mockingbird (Cincinnati Playhouse), Lombardi (Human Race Theatre), Man in the Iron Mask and Henry IV.2 (Shakespeare Santa Cruz). TV: Mysteries of Laura, Shades of Blue, Alpha House, What Would You Do?. Education: UC San Diego (MFA in Theatre). West Texas A&M (BA). Native of Houston TX. 

Austin Purnell

Theater: Wesleyan University: The Exonerated, The Shape of Things, As You Like It; NYU: King John, A Raisin in the Sun, The Cherry Orchard, Arms and the Man, Stick Fly, The Liar. Festivals: MOCADA Festival, NYC Clown Festival. Film/TV: Treme, 12 Years A Slave, True Detective, Black Nativity, Beasts of the Southern Wild. Training: NYU (MFA), Wesleyan University (BA). From Takoma Park, MD.

Joshua David Robinson

The Acting Company: A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, Macbeth. Joshua is proud alumnus of NYU’s Graduate Acting Program, and has been seen Off-Broadway and at regional theaters across the country. As an active member of several community organizations, Joshua is always working to use theatre as a means to engage with his community and promote social justice. Joshua is a native of Washington, DC.

William Sturdivant

The Acting Company: The Comedy of Errors, Julius Caesar, Romeo and Juliet (09-10), The Spy and Henry V. Guthrie Credits include: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Merchant of Venice and Much Ado About Nothing. A Presidential Scholar in the Arts, Will is originally from North Carolina and currently resides in New York. Training: University of Minnesota/Guthrie Actor Training Program (BFA).

Tatiana Wechsler

Acting Company Debut. Off-Broadway: The Golden Bride (NYTF). Regional/NYC: Girl Versus Corinth (Capital/NYC Fringe). Other credits: Bombshell (Minskoff Theatre) and performances at MSG, 54 Below, Skirball, Joe’s Pub, Town Hall, Yankee Stadium, Beacon Theatre, and Radio City. Film: Better to Live (TFF). Writer of words/songs. Training: BFA: NYU/Tisch New Studio. From New York/Atlanta.

Chelsea Williams

Regional: Unknown Soldier, Loving V. Virginia (Williamstown Theatre Festival), A Raisin in The Sun, The Tempest (Chautauqua Theater Company). Juilliard: Seven Guitars; The Winter’s Tale; By The Way, Meet Vera Stark. Film: In Silence. Education: The Juilliard School, FAMU. From Miami.