SYMPOSIUM / 2017
EZRA can be seen in episodes of Law and Order, Orange Is The New Black and The New Black List, as well as TV commercials for "Dunn and Bradstreet", "Bank of America" and Excedrin. You've probably heard his voice on TV and radio more than you realize.....
Ezra's extensive stage experience includes the title roles of Shakespeare's Hamlet (w/ Shakespeare in Santa Fe) and Othello (w/ The Acting Company in NY). His role as "Augustus Newcastle" in the world premier of Rita Dove's The Darker Face of the Earth, earned him a Helen Hayes Award nomination, and his solo performance piece, The Root of Rage, played in Wash. DC and Stockholm, Sweden.
Other theatres include the Joseph Papp Public Theatre/NYSF, the Hartford Stage, Alabama Shakespeare Festival, the St. Louis Black Repertory Co., Arena Stage, the Studio Theatre, Crossroads Theatre, and the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles.
Ezra's television and film credits include appearances on episodes of NBC's Law and Order, Trinity, Law and Order:SVU, Third Watch, The Black List and Orange Is The New Black. As well as the films "One Tough Cop", "Table One", "Kali's Vibe", "Final", "Crime Partners" and "Batman". Ezra's voice can be heard on several network TV commercials, radio, industrials, audio books and audio dramas.
To live is the rarest
...originally from Atlanta, GA., and currently residing in New York city. Ezra began his professional career in Washington, DC with the Living Stage Theatre Company at Arena Stage, and continued his work there as an actor and educator for eight years. Ezra has since gone on to perform on numerous stages in various cities throughout the U.S., Canada, and Europe.
Helen Hayes / 1997
Helen Hayes Nominee for best actor in Rita Dove's The Darker Face of the Earth at the National Kennedy Center
Distinguished Alumnus/ 2014
Distinguished Career Alumnus Hall of Fame Inductee
Wakefield High School (Arlington VA)
SAG-AFTRA / 2018
Twice-elected National & New York Board Member for SAG-AFTRA