Artist Profiles

Ayanna Bria Bakari

Chicago: ​Insurrection: Holding History​ (Stage Left Theatre, Jeff nominated); ​​Suddenly Last Summer​ (Raven Theatre); ​Leave Me Alone!​ (The Story Theatre​); How To Catch Creation (Goodman Theatre); Too Heavy For Your Pocket​ (Timeline Theatre Company); The Niceties​, ​Stickfly​ (Writers Theatre). Regional: The Originalist​ (Indiana Repertory Theatre). TV: ​Chicago PD, Chicago Fire, Empire​,The CHI. Film: Holiday Heist​. Ayanna Bria graduated from DePaul University in 2017. She is an ensemble member with The Story Theatre and represented by Stewart Talent. “ I would like to thank my ancestors, and, of course, my beautiful parents for ALWAYS believing in me. Asante Sana!” 

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Member Profiles

Ayanna Bria Bakari