Ms. Ellis has been a member of the acting company since 2013.
Trinity Rep: Sarah, Ragtime; Camae, The Mountaintop; Juanita, Blues for Mister Charlie; Calpurnia, To Kill A Mockingbird; Joan, Melancholy Play: a chamber musical; Laura, The Glass Menagerie; Esther, Intimate Apparel; Mrs. Wainwright, The Grapes of Wrath; The Ghost of Christmas Past, A Christmas Carol; Francine/Lena, Clybourne Park. Regional: Blood Wedding, The Williams Project; Benevolence, Mosaic Theater of DC; A Raisin in the Sun, Seattle Repertory Theatre; Hamlet, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Santa Cruz Shakespeare; The Book Club Play, Virginia Stage Company; Good People, The Gamm; Hamlet, Bread Loaf Acting Ensemble; Sharon’s Shorts, Robert Moss Theatre; Two Grey Hairs, Under St. Marks. TV/Film: Elementary, Person of Interest, What Would You Do, New Yorkers in LA, Louder Than Words, Softer. Other: Robert Clayton Black Memorial Fellow; Margo Skinner Fellow; Graduate of Brown/Trinity Rep MFA Acting Program; BA Music/Vocal Performance, Tougaloo College. Special thanks to her Mom, Semoune, and L.B.
“There is truly no place like home, and Trinity Rep has given me an artistic home where I am embraced as well as challenged as an actor and as a human being.”