Nehassaiu deGannas


Nehassaiu is currently playing “Kate” in GOOD PEOPLE at Hampton Theatre. Other NY Credits include: “The Nurse” in EQUUS opposite Alec Baldwin, Guild Hall, “Carmen” to Amy Irving’s “Madame Irma” in the staged reading of The Balcony at Red Bull Theatre, the title role in Diana Sands: A Certain Toughness of Sprit, earning her a rave review in Backstage, and “Roberta” in Room For Cream at La MaMa. Regional Credits include: “Catherine” in Proof, “Rose Rose” in Cider House Rules, “Gladys” in Skin Of Our Teeth at Trinity Rep; COCo Dance Theatre’s Rigidigidim De Bamba De; “Cordelia,” King Lear and The Tallest Building In The World at Luna Stage, as well as roles at Shakespeare & Co., Oldcastle Theatre and The GAMM. Nehassaiu has performed her one-woman show Door of No Return throughout New England and at NYC’s Seaport Salon. She was a featured monologist for The UN Trust Fund To End Violence Against Women and trained at Brown U. and Trinity Rep.