Sharifa Elkady

Professional Training Company


At Actors Theatre: 3:59am, Same Time Same Place, Wigging Out, Xiaoyan, Camp Dan, Simple and Postmistress. Other Theatre: In the Blood, for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf, Fugue in a Nursery, Yellowman and The Vagina Monologues at their theatre company Sojourner Stage. Assistant directing credits include A Doll’s House, Part 2 (Pirronne Yousefzadeh), The Santaland Diaries (Meredith McDonough), Dracula (Drew Fracher), The Royale (Sharon Graci) Straight White Men (Rodney Lee Rogers), The Call (Shirley Serotsky). Elkady graduated cum laude from Winthrop University with a B.A. in theatre performance and a minor in sociology.