Ito Aghayere

Details
Ito Aghayere recently made her Playwrights Horizons debut as Nyasha in Familiar, Danai Gurira’s critically acclaimed, new play. Ito received her BA from Duke University, and after a short stint at the White House, received her MFA from Columbia University. Recent Off Broadway: The Liquid Plain (Signature Theatre), Three Days To See (Transport Group/NYTW), The Tempest, Much Ado About Nothing, and Macbeth (Classic Stage Company). Other New York credits: The Obeah Symphony (Billie Holiday Theatre), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Classic Theatre of Harlem). TV: “Braindead”, “Orange Is The New Black,” “The Knick,” “Unforgettable,” “Forever.” Film: “Right Song, Wrong Chord.” www.ItoAghayere.com
 
Credits

Actor
Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 Familiar Playwrights Horizons 03/03/2016 Nyasha
2 Three Days to See New York Theatre Workshop 07/26/2015 Helen Keller
3 The Liquid Plain Pershing Square Signature Center-The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre 03/08/2015 Dembi
Awards
Award Production
1 NOMINATED 2016 Lucille Lortel Awards Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play Familiar Actor