Theatre  
     
Coriolanus Coriolanus UC Irvine
dir. Annie Loui

Iliad

Hector

UC Irvine
co. dir. Amandla Bearden

Woke.Black.Love.

Man

UC Irvine
dir. Eli Simon

Clybourne Park

Albert/Kevin

UC Irvine
dir. Leslie Ishi

Black Youth Stories Project

Actor

UC Irvine
dir. Amanda Navoa

Sunset Baby

Damon

UC Irvine
dir. Amandla Bearden

Two Gentlemen of Verona            

Valentine

UC Irvine
dir. Sarah Butts

The Electra Project

Chorus

UC Irvine
dir. Mihai Maniutiu

Star Cross'd

Mercutio

UC Irvine
dir. Elizabeth Ferdinand

By the Bog of Cats

Ghost Fancier

UC Irvine
dir. Alexis McNabb
The Raven

The Man

UC Irvine
dir. Elizabeth Ferdinand

Absence of Light

Thief/Music Man

UC Irvine
dir. Benjamin Kaufman

Lemon Boots

Agent

UC Irvine
dir. Ezra LeBank
     
Training   
   
Education: MFA Acting, UC Irvine
  BA Theatre, CSU Long Beach
   
Acting:   Andrew Borba
  Art Manke
  Richard Brestoff
  Hugh O'Gorman
  Alexandra Billings
   
On-Camera Acting/  
Auditioning: Richard Brestoff
  Hugh O' Gorman
   
Voice: Cynthia Bassham
   
Speech:   Phil Thompson
  Andrea Caban
   
Movement: Annie Loui 
  Ezra LeBank
   
Stage Combat: Martin Katz
   
Dance:   Andrew Palermo
  Michelle Blackwell
   
Special Skills
   
Other: Basketball
  Rapping
  Beatbox
  Catherine Fitzmaurice Voicework efficient
  IPA accent & dialect efficient
  Contact Improvisation
   
 
 
 
 

Amandla Bearden and Thomas Varga


Amandla Bearden as Coriolanus in Coriolanus


Amandla as actor in Black Youth Stories Project


Amandla Bearden as Albert/Kevin in Clybourne Park


Amandla Bearden as The Man in The Raven



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