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PHOTO BY DAVID MULLER PHOTOGRAPHY

PHOTO BY DAVID MULLER PHOTOGRAPHY

BIO

Midwest bred, west coast trained, N'Jameh Camara is an equity actor, writer and teaching artist. She is a first generation American of Gambian and Filipino heritage and a proud advocate for the arts. She has taught acting and movement classes/workshops at various universities including UC San Diego, SUNY Oswego, Northern Arizona University and University of Central Missouri. She is a current member of the Voice and Speech Trainers Association where she presented on Intersectional Arts Pedagogy at the 2017 VASTA Singapore conference. She is currently a writer for the Dramatists Guild production of The Monologue Project, an anthology that writes audition material for women of the African Diaspora.

N'Jameh received her M.F.A from UC San Diego and her B.A from Loyola University Chicago. Recent productions include Nettie in The Color Purple National Tour as well as the World Premier and New York Times Critics Pick X: or Betty Shabazz vs. The Nation by Marcus Gardley. She has written and performed a one woman show about a young Maya Angelou, Marguerite: Our Mama Angelou Who Saw the World Before It Saw Her. The show was developed with the Ubuntu Theater Project and was performed at Studio 67 in Oakland, The Alameda Juvenile Detention Hall and the Eugene O'Neill Tao House for New Play Development.

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Every year I realize more and more how the body is a canvas. It can be used for the good of art or for the destruction of the human mind.

 

PHOTOS


 

 

 

Every year I realize more and more how the body is a canvas. It can be used for the good of art or for the destruction of the human mind.

 

The Color Purple Broadway Tour. Photo by Matthew Murphy

The Color Purple Broadway Tour. Photo by Matthew Murphy