Alexis J. Roston

Alexis J. Roston

Marriott Theatre: The Nutcracker, The Velveteen Rabbit, Seussical, Dreamgirls.

She most recently made her playwright/directorial debut with A Nativity Story: More Than A Miracle (Congo Square). Other Chicago credits include Crowns, Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Goodman), Porgy and Bess, Spunk, The Piano Lesson (Court), Hairspray (Drury Lane Oakbrook), Hair (Paramount), Shrek (Chicago Shakespeare), Mr. Chickee’s Funny Money, If All The World Were Paper (Chicago Children’s), The Colored Museum, The Nativity, Seven Guitars (Congo Square), Godspell, The Wiz (Theatre at the Center), Lady Day At Emerson’s Bar and Grill (2013 Jeff Award, Black Excellence Award and BTAA), Ragtime (Porchlight Music Theatre), The Old Settler (Writer’s Theatre), and Don’t Make Me Over—A Tribute To Dionne Warwick (Black Ensemble Theater). She’s an ensemble member of Congo Square.