Jude Sandy ’09

Jude (he/him/his) has been a resident company member since 2016. Trinity Rep: Direction for productions of August Wilson’s Radio Golf and, with Joe Wilson, Jr., of Marcus Gardley’s black odyssey. Choreography for six productions. Played Scrooge (2019) and Christmas Present (2009) in A Christmas Carol; Seymour, Little Shop of Horrors; Deus, black odyssey; Othello, Othello; Reggie, Skeleton Crew; Demetrius, A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Will Parker, Oklahoma!; Jem, To Kill a Mockingbird; Meridian/Papa D, Blues for Mister Charlie; Asagai, A Raisin in the Sun; Ensemble, Paris by Night. Broadway: War Horse, Lincoln Center Theater. Off-Broadway: The Little Prince; Hit The Wall; At the Table. Regional: Shakespeare Theatre Company; Guthrie Theater; Cleveland Play House; The Williams Project; Bread Loaf Acting Ensemble. Other: MFA, Brown/Trinity Rep; BA, Brown University; Guthrie Experience for Actors in Training; American Dance Festival; American Dance Legacy Initiative/Dancing Legacy; Yin Mei Dance.  Jude is a visiting assistant professor of Theater and Dance at Amherst College, a faculty artist with Middlebury College’s Beyond The Page program, and co-founder/co-creator for Denizen Arts, an African diaspora and queer informed dance-theater collaboration with his life partner yaTande Whitney V. Hunter. His work is dedicated to the teachers who nourish, the students who enliven, and the found family whose embrace redeems him still