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10/27/2018 | Pocket Theater

Theatre North Seattle

Aishe Keita is a first generation Malian Jamaican artist. Specializing in storytelling and teaching artist work. Aishe was last seen on stage at Guthrie Theater and Seattle Repertory Theater as Nyasha in Danai Gurira play, Familiar. She proudly received her B.F.A from Cornish College of the Arts and interned with Caroline Brown(A graduate of M.F.A Brown Applied theater program) as a teaching artist. After graduating she began teaching at Correctional Penitentiaries in Washington State and is now on her 4th year. Recently Aishe was presented as a speaker at Heath Generation Equity Conference in 2017 and was nominated for a Gregory for her role as Young Maya in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings at Book-it Theater.

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