The BlackOUT Company Presents: Hamilton Unplugged
A Fundraiser to Support Black and Queer Artists
Meet the Cast
Director | Artist
Kelsey Alexandria- ‘xandria.’ if you’re artsy, is a native east Atlanta Santa here to uplift everything black and queer through art, education, and activism. Some of her favorite acting highlights include thee Roxie Hart, Cassandra, and Alex in the upcoming BlackOUT series Chill. Just a few directing highlights are Mulan, An Octoroon, STOP KISS- and Hamilton Unplugged of course!
Whitney is the Founder and Visionary Director of Illum Visions. Whitney has lent her digital genius to many BlackOUT projects including Cabaret, Chill., our website, and everyone’s favorite The BlackOUT Block Party! We are so excited to partner with Whitney and Illum again!
She is a student at Georgia State University studying Political Science with a double minor in Spanish and Psychology. Over the years she has picked up hobbies of writing poetry, singing, and also being a photographer. Her passion in life is meeting new people and collaborating on how we can all contribute to the betterment of the world. After college she plans to use her love for media and her dedication to protecting human rights to join the work of many NGO’s and nonprofits with a focus on peacebuilding and human rights advocacy.
Artist | Assistant Choreographer
Autumn Dawn is an actress, singer, dancer, and teaching artist based in Atlanta. She has training from Eagles Landing Dance Center, YourAct Studios, The Alliance Theatre, and Georgia State University where she earned her degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with a Concentration in Theatre Performance and Minor in Spanish. She has had the opportunity to take part in many theatre programs and productions with a local theatre company, The Henry Players, as well as with The Alliance Theatre. Some of her credits include Mary Poppins, Rocky Horror Picture Show, All Shook Up, Animal Farm, The Collision Project, La Tortuga and the Hare, and many more.
It’s Aushailene Ragin! An Atlanta based singer/songwriter, musician, and actress born and raised in San Bernardino California. She began writing songs at the age of 3 and has just released her debut singles "2020" and "222" which you can find on Spotify and all other streaming platforms. Follow her journey @aushailene and check out her latest music video on YouTube!
Tyler Kidd is an actor, singer, and dancer who plans to work full time in the world of TV/Film, Theatre along with being a recording artist. He’s currently a dance teacher who has had the opportunity to teach at multiple studios and schools in the Atlanta area. He’s excited to be a part of the Hamilton Unplugged: Fundraiser, and you should be too!
Deonta grew up in a small town known as Eatonton, Ga where he first began his theatre endeavors. He has competed in numerous one-act play competitions such as FAME, Sessusical the musical, and The WIZ. Deonta is an alumnus of Georgia Southern University where he graduated with a B.S. in Public Health and also performed in the Georgia Southern’s theatre production of Chicago. While at Southern he joined two fraternal organizations, Kappa Kappa Psi National Honorary Band Fraternity Inc. and Alpha Psi Omega National Honorary Theatre Society.Currently, Deonta is back at GSU pursuing his M.P.H. in Environmental Health Sciences and works as a Peer Mentor GA. After graduation, he plans to go on to become an OSHA inspector.
David Micheal Singleton
Artist | Choreographer
Hinesville , Ga native, David didn't have a space to perform unless it was in band playing his saxophone. When he was 15, the city had a community theatre and he wanted to play music for upcoming shows. Instead, he was cast in the lead of a short play called 'The War on Tatem.' While attending Georgia Southern University, he was part of the Southern Pride Color Guard and served as a captain. He graduated with his degree in Communication Studies with a minor in Theatre. His senior performance being the musical 'Godspell.' When David is not coaching high school color guard, he works as a special ed parapro/educator in Hinesville and hopes to become a educator in his own right.