Taysha Marie Canales in There. Photo by Johanna Austin.

Taysha Marie Canales

Hothouse continues to challenge me artistically and personally. Meeting with the same group of artists every week for the past two years has created an open space for creativity and growth. I am grateful for the opportunity to explore and create with these artists whom I deeply admire.

Wilma credits: There, Juliet in Romeo and Juliet, H in Passage, Sherry/Renata/Desi in Passing Strange, The Mother-in-Law/The Maid in Blood Wedding, Younger Gabrielle York in When the Rain Stops Falling, Dido in An Octoroon, Julia in The Hard Problem.

Philadelphia credits: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, La Bête, The Jungle Book, Wayside Stories From Wayside School (Arden Theatre); All My Sons (People’s Light); Moon Cave (Azuka Theatre); The Most Spectacularly Lamentable Trial of Miz Martha Washington, Slip/Shot (Flashpoint Theatre). Taysha is the 2018 F. Otto Haas Emerging Philadelphia Theater Artist Recipient. She is a Wilma HotHouse company member. BFA in Acting from Arcadia University.