Cherrye J. Davis

An actor, poet, playwright, educator, and MC, Cherrye is a proud graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts (PHTS). NY Theater: Manna Hata: The Wonder City (Peculiar Works), Caesar and Cleopatra (Workshop Theater Company), Hope Speaks (TMTC), Immortal (The Forge), Bintou (TMTC), The Crucible (PHTS, NYU), For Flow (24 to Life), For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide...(NYU). TV/Film: Rain, Kitty Bainbridge is Dead (Reel 5), For Flow (25 to Life/HBO), Cold April (Burning Clown). Cherrye is the playwright of original works, Sold!, Dreams in Scar Space (PHTS). Her second full- length choreopoem Tapes was presented in The Movement Theater Company’s 2012 Ladder Series.


In addition to her work in Theater and film, she can be found performing with Hip Hop/Funk Machine Deathrow Tull , as well as The Nervous, a roots-blues experience.


Cherrye worships at the temple of Hip Hop, and is dedicated to the continuing exploration of Hip Hop, Theater, and the beat.