Meet the Artists

Cast

Ross Beschler • Actor 5
Jocelyn Bioh • Actor 1
Phillip James Brannon • Actor 2
Benja Kay Thomas • Actor 3
Lance Coadie Williams • Actor 4

Production Team

Robert O’Hara • Writer and Director
Clint Ramos • Set/Costume Designer
Drew Billiau • Lighting Designer
Lindsay Jones • Sound Designer
Benja Kay Thomas

BENJA KAY THOMAS (ACTOR 3) is excited and thankful to be a part of Bootycandy and elated to perform at the Wilma. Actress, Writer, Photographer. She is a proud member of SAG, AEA, and AFTRA. Stage work includes: Maybel Jackson in Pearl’s Gone Blue awarded Best Musical in the Fringe Festival 2011; Pigfoot Mary in Pigfoot Mary Says Goodbye to the Harlem Renaissance; Mama in Unspeakable: an unauthorized story of Richard Pryor, Mayme in Intimate Apparel, Johnnie Mae in American Menu, for which she won an A.U.D.E.L.C.O.  Gertha/Mistress Motel in Insurrection: Holding History; The Lady in Red in For Colored Girls, along with a host of other shows and short films. Her play CHOICES, written for teens, deals with HIV/AIDS and has been seen in New York public schools and was featured at Aaron Davis Hall at City College. I want to thank Robert O’Hara for this opportunity, the cast, crew, and administration - you are all awesome. And lastly, my husband Lucius for his endless support and encouragement.