"Although there is much to rave about in for colored girls, the real treat is the climax when The Lady in Green (Alexis Sims) gives a powerhouse rendition of the show's famous monologue, "Somebody Almost Walked Off Wid Alla My Stuff." She delivers it not only vocally but through her body language, poignantly exemplifying the psychological rollercoaster of a toxic relationship." -- The Grio
Sunshine mixed with a little hurricane.
(Tidbits and Answers to other FAQs)
PC: Erich Camping
Little known fact?
I can be exceptionally clumsy and awkward. When I was in 7th grade I tripped over my own feet during tennis team practice and broke both of my arms at the same time. Super sexy. I know.
Meyers Briggs Personality Type?
Cats or Dogs?
Both. I love fur-babies of all shapes and sizes.
"Sometimes you're ahead; sometimes you're behind. The race is long, and in the end, it is only with yourself." -Baz Luhrman
Where are you from?
I spent my childhood in a few states, but The Boogie Down Bronx by way of Alabama describes me best.
Where did you go to school?
The University of Michigan for Musical Theatre. Go Blue!!!
When did you start performing?
When I was two I ran onstage in front of an auditorium full of college students and sang my ABC's. Does that count?
Ahhh! Food is my forever JAM. I love eating delicious dishes from all over the world. When I was four my dad asked me what I wanted for Christmas, and I said, "Spaghetti and soup." Still probably true - especially if it's both combined. #ramen
Too many to name. As a kid it was definitely The Last of the Really Great Wangdoodles. I recently finished N.K. Jemison's The Inheritance Trilogy and V.E. Schwab's Shades of Magic trilogy. Loved every second of them.
Favorite childhood movie?
Two documentaries: The Children of Theatre Street - The Story of the Kirov Ballet School and Be A Clown. Seriously. I watched them almost every day for years.