Friday, February 3, 2017

CROSSROADS THEATRE ANNOUNCES CAST FOR “BEYOND THE OAK TREES,” A PLAY ABOUT HARRIET TUBMAN

 

Abigail Ramsay
as Harriet Tubman/Jessica

Performed BBC radio dramas in England and with visual and performance artists in the US, UK, and Austria.
A director and human rights advocate, she spearheaded the launch of a girl empowerment theatre program in Trinidad and Tobago through her work with the non-profit theatre company,

Girl Be Heard.

 

Ademide Ankintilo
as Hodari/Sampson

Born in Westminster, England and raised in Lagos, Nigeria, he studied at the American International School of Lagos and as a resident student of the Interlochen Arts Academy where he majored in acting.
Graduate of Mason Gross School of the Arts with a BFA in acting.

Elijah J. Coleman*
as Joseph/Jasper

Performed with Buffalo City Ballet, Broadway Dance Center, and Zodiaque Dance Company, Art Park, Canada Theater festival and Europe International Theater Festival.
Graduate of Mason Gross School for the Arts with MFA in acting. He has received two BFA degrees in theater and dance from the University of Buffalo.

*Appears courtesy Actors’ Equity Association

 

Crossroads Theatre Company thanks its major supporters:

  • American Express
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation
  • Middlesex County Cultural & Heritage Commission
  • New Brunswick Cultural Center
  • New Jersey Council on the Arts/ Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.