Friday, September 23, 2022

Meet Luna Stage's Teachers!


Meet Our Luna Conservatory Teachers! (Part 1)

Nathan Darrow (House of Cards) & Marlaina Powell (Broadway’s Lion King)
Showtime’s Billions.

Nathan has played Henry V, Romeo, and Hamlet. For three seasons he played Edward Meechum on Netflix’s flagship series House of Cards. On HBO, he played Andrew Madoff alongside Robert DeNiro and Michelle Pfeiffer in The Wizard of Lies, directed by Barry Levinson. Other screen credits include Gotham, Preacher, Rectify, Godless, and trader Mick Danzig on Showtime’s Billions.

At Luna, Nathan is teaching Creative Drama (K-2), Improv (Grades 3-7) and Advanced Scene Study (Teen/Adult)

Marlaina’s favorite stage credits include Disney’s The Lion King (Broadway) and Smokey Joe’s Cafe (Broadway), The Civil War (National Tour), Ain’t Misbehavin’ (National Tour), NUNSENSE!, Hair, Little Shop of Horrors and A My Name Is Alice. She is a proud product of Howard University.

At Luna, Marlaina is teaching Musical Theatre for elementary and middle school students.