Shannon Dorsey

Shannon Dorsey is beyond excited about being here and having such a fantastic time with such talented actors! She is a newer Woolly Mammoth Company Member, her last 3 productions being: Familiar, Kiss and An Octoroon (Helen Hayes 2017 Nomination: Outstanding Supporting Actress). Other DC credits include: Skeleton Crew. (Studio Theatre. 2018 Nomination: Outstanding Ensemble) and Tarell Alvin McCraney’s Brother/Sister Plays: In the Red and Brown Water and Marcus, or the Secret of Sweet. Synetic Theatre’s Carmen and A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Kennedy Center. Helen Hayes Award: Outstanding Ensemble); All the Way (Arena Stage); Two Trains Running (Round House Theatre); Stick Fly (Everyman Theatre). Off Broadway credits include: The Great MacDaddy (Negro Ensemble Company NYC); The Power of the Trinity (NYC SummerStage); and The Man Who Ate Michael Rockefeller (West End Theatre NYC). Regional credits include: Safe House and The Trip to Bountiful (Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park); A Raisin in the Sun (Perseverance Theatre). Ms. Dorsey holds two BAs from Temple University: Theater and African American Studies.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.