Briana Gibson Reeves
actress. producer. improv for business coach.
Height: 5"2 | Eye Color: Brown | Hair Color: Brown (with highlights of blonde:)
Classically Trained Actress. Mezzo-Soprano. Solid Mover.
Experience in classics, contemporary works, and musical theatre.
Specializes in lifting rich language off of a page to create complex, nuanced characters.
Member of Actor's Equity Association.
selected theatrical credits
Made by God (world premiere) | Virgin Mary | Irish Repertory Theatre | dir. Olivia Songe
Flyin West | Fannie | Everyman Theatre | dir. Paige Hernandez
Stick Fly | Taylor | Meadow Brook Theatre | dir. Benjamin Sterling Cannon
As You Like It | Amiens, Martext, Page, Hymen | American Shakespeare Center | dir. Ralph Cohen
Richard III | Clarence, Catesby | American Shakespeare Center | dir. Jenny Bennett
Man of the Mode | Emilia | American Shakespeare Center | dir. Christopher Marino
Jane Austen's Emma (world premiere) | Augusta Elton | American Shakespeare Center | dir. Stephanie Earl
Don Juan | Gusman, Mathurine, Pauper, Don Luis | Taffety Punk | dir. Dan Crane
Amazing Grace, the Musical | African Ensemble, Nema u/s | Troika Productions | dir. Gabrielle Barre
A Midsummer Night's Dream | Hippolyta | Shakespeare Theatre/ACA | dir. Eleanor Holdridge
Coriolanus | 1st Senator | Shakespeare Theatre/ACA | dir. Craig Baldwin
Funnyhouse of a Negro | Duchess of Hapsburg | On Q Productions | dir. Quentin Talley
The Amen Corner | Sister Boxer | On Q Productions | dir. Ruth Sloane
For The Love of Harlem | Alberta Hunter | On Q Productions | dir. Sidney Horton
Fabulation or Re-education of Undine | Stephie, Ensemble | On Q Productions | dir. Stacey Rose
selected film credits
Sin Non Qua | Social Worker | 2019 | JMU Films | dir. Alex Kent
Nothing But Love | Young Mother | 2019 | dir. Pamela H. Vines
The Perceptions Project: Peace | Neighbor | 2014 | dir. Stacey Rose
The Perceptions Project: Hate | Wife | 2014 | dir. Stacey Rose
MFA in Classical Acting | Academy for Classical Acting at George Washington University | Michael Kahn, Alec Wild, Lisa Beley, Leslie Jacobson, Isabelle Anderson, Dody DiSanto, Chris Cherry, Roberta Stiem, Lisae Jordan, Brad Waller
IPA Proficient, West African Dance, Stepping, Painting, Tap Dancing, Swimming, Teaching, Driving, Certified in Hand to Hand, Long Sword, and Rappier and Dagger
Shakespeare Theatre Company, Washington, DC
Everyman Theatre, Baltimore, MD
Rochel Saks, Manager
Barry Kolker, Talent Agent
Carson Kolker Organization, Ltd