Ashley Wilkerson is an award-winning Actress who uses her gifts to bring more love, truth, and healing to the world. She received her B.A. in Cultural Studies & Media from Eugene Lang College -The New School, and is a proud graduate of Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts. Ashley has had principal roles in diverse films (The Bond, Hunter Gatherer, Sweetwater), national commercials (Walmart, Choice Hotels, etc.), and select theater credits include: The Mountaintop (Jubilee Theatre/N.Texas Premiere), Speed Killed My Cousin (Carpetbag Theatre/Tour), Jitney (African American Repertory Theater), Angela’s Mixtape (South Dallas Cultural Center), The Wake of Jamey Foster (Cherry Lane Theater), and her commissioned one-woman show, Freckle In My Eye. Artistic Residencies include: The University of North Carolina-Asheville, Carpetbag Theatre, BAM Austin, etc.
RESIDENCIES & WORKSHOPS (selected)
("Drone" Arab American Museum, Digital)
National Black Theatre
("The Offering" Digital)
The Harlem Black Theatre
South Dallas Cultural Center
University of North Carolina-Asheville
Travis County Correctional Facility
Dallas Independent School District
Henry Wade Juvenile Justice Center, etc.