Crystal Fox in the 2012 world premiere of Pearl Cleage's What I Learned in Paris. Photo by Greg Mooney.

Ameenah Kaplan

Ameenah began her career as a performer with the original American cast of Stomp. She has since worked as an actor on stage, television and film, including recurring roles on “The Office” and “Grey’s Anatomy.” She is a drum coach for Blue Man Group and has played with everyone from Rihanna and Macy Gray to Adam Lambert and Alisan Porter. She’s a multi-award winning choreographer of more than two-dozen shows, specializing in high impact physical theater and rhythm. Ameenah is so proud to be a part of this production and dedicates her performance to Rosemary Newcott.

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Without using the words in your job title, what do you do at the Alliance?
"I guess you can call me the theatre therapist."

To mark the end of the Alliance Stage as we know it, and to welcome the new era with the start of the big renovation, Pearl Cleage, our Mellon Playwright in Residence, wrote a piece to commemorate this special occasion.



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