About Kayla Warren

Kayla A. Warren is a Philadelphia native and graduate of Howard University with a BFA in Musical Theatre. Her first experience with Arena Stage was in 2021 when she served as Assistant Director on Toni Stone. She is currently the 2022-23 School Programs fellow in Arena’s Allen Lees Hughes BIPOC Fellowship Program. Kayla has a passion for youth empowerment and believes that one of the best pathways for this initiative is through theatre. She is a strong advocate for accessibility and inclusion within theatre education. In addition to being an arts advocate and educator, Kayla is also a performer and choreographer.

Things to Know Before You See The High Ground

More than a century after the Tulsa race massacre killed hundreds and destroyed the prosperous Greenwood District, a Black man in army garb still stands his ground on present-day Tulsa’s Standpipe Hill. Traversing space and time, The High Ground is a lyrical story of the mysteries of love and [...]

By , |2023-02-22T11:03:52-05:00February 22, 2023|Categories: Productions|Tags: |0 Comments

Meet the Playwright: Nathan Alan Davis

Nathan Alan Davis is a playwright you’re definitely going to want to know. His artistic mission is to increase the representation of Black voices in theater, as he has done with Nat Turner in Jerusalem; Dontrell, Who Kissed the Sea; and many more. Born in Illinois to [...]

By , |2023-02-22T12:15:51-05:00February 21, 2023|Categories: Behind the Scenes, Productions|Tags: , |0 Comments
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