Professional Actor. Director. Choreographer. Teaching Artist
Nakeisha Daniel is a multi-talented artist who has been seen on national and international stages and screen. Born and raised in Atlanta, GA, her love of theater sparked at an early age eventually leading her to earn a BFA in Musical Theater, an MFA in Acting from Penn State University, and to further studies in London and Canada.
She was honored to serve as the first ever Guest Artist in Residence at the Citadel: Military College of South Carolina and is a 2018 Eugene O’Neill Theater Center Cabaret and Performance Fellow.
As an arts education advocate, Nakeisha’s mission is to transform student learning and to support educators through arts integration. She is grateful to have worked with a wide variety of organizations including; The Alliance Theater Center, Charleston Gaillard Center, The Citadel, College of Charleston, East Tennessee State University, Storytree Children's Theatre, and Engaging Creative Minds. Nakeisha believes it is a privilege to inspire creativity in others.
"Storytelling is a beautiful medium through which we are reminded of our humanity."
As an artist my mission it to tell stories that convey the realities of life, imagine the possibilities of what could be, and celebrate humanity.