We are very excited to be working with Marvette for the first time, and know that Madison audiences will love seeing her on stage. She is a founding member of Bronzeville Arts Ensemble of Milwaukee where she has also appeared in Hansberry-Sands Sassy Mamas, First Stage’s To The Promised Land and A Midnight Cry. She was a founding company member of the Lula Washington Dance Theatre Company formerly known as L.A. Contemporary Dance Theatre. She spent many years as part of the vibrant theatre community in Minneapolis/St. Paul including being a resident acting company member of the Childrens Theatre Company, and Penumbra Theatre as well as appearing at the Guthrie, Mixed Blood, Park Square, Illusion, and Chanhassen Dinner Theatres. Her choreographic work includes productions for Sounds of Blackness recording artists, Superbowl XXVI choreographic team and “Chatouranga” in Fribourg, Switzerland with a multinational cast of 1500. Her film credits include: “Jingle All the Way”, “Crossing the Bridge”, “Laurel Avenue”, “Herman, USA” and “Church and State”.
Five Questions for Marvette