Actress / Singer / Composer / Author / V.O.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Okuboyejo is a first generation Nigerian-American multidisciplinary artist.
...Okuboyejo alchemizes small character details from a recognizable archetype into an emotionally involving young woman with dreams as big as her heart is tender, and her mind is sharp. Her determination is sincere and infectious..."
Daniel J Vasquez of Theatrely
The New Yorker
The formative era of Nigeria’s film industry, in the nineteen-nineties, is the setting for this new play by Jocelyn Bioh, opening on Nov. 11, at MCC Theatre.
Jocelyn Bioh's 'Nollywood Dreams' opens off Broadway
November 11th, 2021
Directed by Saheem Ali (Fires in The Mirror), the production reunites the entire cast from the 2020 MCC production that was postponed due to the pandemic. The new work from Burnt Umber Playwright-in-Residence Bioh (School Girls; or, The African Mean Girls Play; Merry Wives) is scheduled to run through November 28.