Ellana Barksdale

Actress, Singer, Entertainer

THE RESUME May 19, 2021




LACE                                            Recurring                                 ALLBLK/KEMY Time Production    

How To Get Away With Murder     Day Player                                ABC Production

Austin & Ally                                           Day Player                                Disney Production

SISTERS                                                   Starring                                    Jacquelyn Y. Burton

Mama;s Boys                                           Starring                                   Cheryl Texiera

THE WAKE                                         Starring                                   Katrina Y. Nelson

Hell Is Where Nothing Connects            Supporting                               Chris Carbone

Guillermo                                            Starring                                    Travis Green

One Eyed Horse                                   Guest Star                                Wayne Shipley

Eye On The Sparrow                             Starring                                    Alyss Grear

Funny Fat Guy                                    Supporting                              Ryan Penington

Surviving Me                                        Supporting                              Leah Yananton

Sister Sonya’s Prayer Group                  Co-Star                                    Keith Garside


Psychosexual                                         Lead/Omeika                            The Met Theater

When Stars Align                                 Lead/Sara                                 The Odyssey Theater

Sick & Tired                                          Lead/Fannie Lou Hamer           Theater Perception Consortium

Watcha Peepin At                                 Lead/Suzie                                Stella Adler

Daddy’s Dyin Who’s Got The Will?       Lead/Sara Lee                          Theatre/Theater

Ain’t Misbehavin                                 Lead/Armelia McQueen            Chesapeake Arts Center

Rudolf The Red Hosed Reindeer            Lead/Yukon Cornelia                Spotlighter’s Theater

Nunsence I                                           Lead/Sister Hubert                    Chesapeake Arts Center

Nunsence II                                          Lead/Sister Hubert                    Chesapeake Arts Center

Batboy The Musical                             Lead/Reverend Hightower        Spotlighter’s Theater

Rumpelstiltskin’s Daughter                   Lead/Queen Mother                  Chesapeake Arts Center

Making Maryland                                 Lead/Harriet Tubman                Maryland Children’s Theater

Journey For Salvation                           Lead/Sandy                              Morris Mechanic Theater


B.S. Degree/Radio TV& Film                Morgan State University           Baltimore, MD.

On Camera Acting                                M.K. Lewis studio                    Santa Monica, CA.

Intensive Acting Program                     Sanford Meisner Center            North Hollywood, CA.

Improv Workshop A                             Groundlings                             Los Angeles, CA.


solo singing, choral singing(alto), acapella singing