biography

marcus d. harvey

aea. sag-aftra. sdc (associate)

 

 

Award-winning actor/writer/singer/director, marcus d. harvey holds his MFA in Acting from Brooklyn College and dual undergraduate degrees in Dramatic Arts and Performance Studies from UNC-Chapel Hill.
 
As an actor, he has performed for such companies as Lean Ensemble Theatre (Hilton Head, SC), Triad Stage (Greensboro, NC) , The Old Vic (London), Playmaker's Rep (Chapel Hill, NC), Illinois Shakespeare Festival, WAM Theatre (Lenox, MA), and TADA! Theatre (New York). He has been on the small and big screen. He recently became an ensemble member of Lean Ensemble Theatre in Hilton Head, SC. 
 
As a writer, he has written two solo shows, Are We Not Men? and baba.  He is currently working on a commission from Passage Theatre Company a play centered around suicide, depression and mental health in Trenton, NJ. 

As a director, he has directed for Lean Ensemble Theatre, Franklin & Marshall College, Passage Theatre Company, Marymount Manhattan College, LaGuardia Community College, Harlem 9 working with Nikkole Salter and Bernardsville High School. 

marcus is currently a  faculty member at Montclair State University, where he teaches Acting and Drama & Text. He has been a Visiting Assistant Professor at Franklin & Marshall College as well as taught at Baruch College,  Marymount Manhattan College & LaGuardia Community College where he taught.  He also lead the NYC branch of Kenny Leon's True Colors Theatre Company August Wilson Monologue Competition.
 

 

2010 - present

2010 - present