Brighton Fringe Performance

May 2021 Alan will perform at the Brighton Fringe Festival, England’s largest art festival. Petrol and Neurons is a performance of two new plays The Lilly Pod and The Lab Meeting Written by Vince LiCata of LSU Directed by Andy Jordan formerly of the BBC. The performance features the Louisiana State University 2021 MFA acting…

“Ghost”

“Ghost” Devised work in progress about gender and disidentification. 2021

Black Britons

in 2020 Alan performed in a radio production of The Importance of Being Earnest. Alan presented on the history of Victorian citizens who were Black to counter the idea that that Victorian people of color were all impoverished or enslaved. You can see the presentation on Youtube. Photo: Corporal Isaiah Mays Image source: Library of…

Revolutionary Road

Acting for the Camera class at LSU followed all SAG-AFTRA safety protocols while in class. Scene from the film Revolutionary Road.

The IT Crowd

Acting for the Camera class at LSU followed all SAG-AFTRA safety protocols while in class. Scene from the sitcom The IT Crowd.

Small Mouth Sounds

In 2020 Alan played The Teacher in Small Mouth Sounds. The play was written by Bess Wohl, and directed by Leigh Fondakowski.

Gloria

Gloriaby Branden Jacobs-Jenkinsin 2019 Alan made a Swine Palace Theater debut as Lorin in Gloria directed by Dr. Femi Euba

Goodbye 2019, Hello 2020

Happy New Year! It might be traditional to reflect on the past year before the start of the new one. But 2019 afforded some changes so profound that I needed some extra time to process.  The past few weeks have been a break between semesters. During the time not filled with holiday celebrations my thoughts…

Ten Days in Baton Rouge

It’s been 10 days since arriving in Baton Rouge and every day is full of discovery.  The number of people who’ve asked “Why did you come here?” as in why would anyone choose to move here is really amusing. We’ve gotten that question from both locals and transplants. Maybe we haven’t been here long enough…