Meet the cast of "FOR COLORED BOYZ"
(man in blak)
Joel Ashur (man in blak) is thankful to return to the Fulton Theatre. Previous credits at the Fulton include Sweat and A Fiddler’s Tale. Thank you to the entire Fulton team and the cast and crew on this production.
DAKARAI K. BROWN
(u/s man in green, u/s man in blu)
DAKARAI K. BROWN (u/s man in green, u/s man in blu) is thrilled to be making his Fulton debut with the show, For Colored Boyz. Off-Broadway: For Colored Boyz (Understudy Red, Green), Owen and Mzee (Mzee Cover). Regional: The Lightning Thief (Grover), Godspell (featured ensemble) The Polar Express (KIA), Children of Eden (father), Spamalot (King Arthur). BFA: Ithaca College. Dakarai Would like to thank the Fulton and Bryan-Keyth Wilson for allowing him to be a part of this production. He would also like to thank his family and his team at About Artist agency.
(man in blu)
Dorian Fomby (man in blu) was born and raised in Anniston, Alabama. He holds a BFA in Acting from Alabama State University. Dorian is a member of Delta Gamma Phi Theatre Fraternity Inc., Alpha Psi Omega National Theatre Honor Society, and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. Previous roles include; Choir Boy (Pharus Young), Umoja (Dennoris Lee), One In Two (Donte/#2), Once On This Island (Daniel Beauxhomme). He is extremely excited to be making his Fulton Theatre debut. he/him
(u/s man in blak, u/s man in red)
LeVane Harrington (u/s man in blak, u/s man in red) is so excited to be making his Fulton debut & continuing the For Colored Boyz journey, after being in the DUAF cast. Recent: Mamma Mia! (Cape Rep), The Color Purple (Plaza Theatrical), Cabaret (Argyle Theatre), The Glass Menagerie (Provincetown Theater), The Scottsboro Boys (Progressive Theater), Something Rotten! (Cape Rep), Beauty and The Beast (Broadway Palm), Hair (Peregrine Theatre). BLACK LIVES MATTER. Training: AMDA NYC. Thanks to Mom, Dad, & Mimi. Peace. IG: @levane_harrington195 he/him
Nnamdi K. Nwankwo*
(man in orange)
Nnamdi K. Nwankwo (man in orange) is a Chicago-based actor, singer, and writer. He is excited to be making his Fulton Theatre debut. Recent credits include Agwé in Once on this Island at Town Hall Arts Center (for which he received a Henry Award nomination for Outstanding Actor), and the world premiere of Elephant at Benchmark Theatre as well as workshopping Intelligence, a new opera by American Composer/Librettist duo, Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer. @nnamdiknwankwo on Instagram, Twitter, and Tiktok. he/him
Kené Chelo Ortiz*
(man in green)
Kené Chelo Ortiz (man in green) found his passion for acting at his local church in the Bronx, where he was born and raised, before going on to graduate at The London Academy of Music and Dramatic arts. His credits include Angel in Jesus Hopped The A Train as well as Matt in The Spalding Suite. He then went on to be featured as the lead, Raheim, in Theatre Row’s off-Broadway production of B-Boy Blues. Kene is enlivened to be expressing his passion for the art of acting and storytelling. @kenetheactor he/him
(u/s man in orange, Dance Captain)
T.M. Pride (u/s man in orange, Dance Captain) is a native of Quincy, Florida, and a graduate of Florida A&M University in theater performance and dance. He’s an alum of Florida International University with a Master of Science degree in Urban Education. An award-winning artist, For Colored Boyz (Man in Orange) at Theatre Row, New York, NY, is T.M.’s most recent credit. He is the Director of Dance at Dillard Center for the Arts and dances professionally with the Peter London Global Dance Company in Miami, FL. @tmprideofficial
(man in red)
Davon Williams (man in red) is a two-time Anthem Award winner, NYCLU Artist Ambassador, Eastern Principal Delegate – AEA, Fmr Comms Dir. for Black Theatre Coalition, and TED Talk alum. Covered in Deadline, Forbes, CBS, Playbill, The Daily Beast, 60 Minutes, and others. Tour/Regional: Dreamgirls, Ragtime, Grey Gardens, 5 Guys Named Moe, Oklahoma!, Porgy And Bess, Titus Andronicus, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Film/TV: FBI, Tango Macbeth, Naked Dragon, Go Bolivia Go, La Meduse Rogue, and The Receipts with Davon Williams. @daywilling
*Member of Actor’s Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.