Alexander Elisa appeared in The Lady Drug Dealer and the Heist in this year’s New York International Fringe Festival. His Off Broadway credits include Black Nativity (The Classical Theatre of Harlem) and Absolute Clarity. He has toured Germany and Austria with Queen Esther Marrow and the Harlem Gospel singers and has been featured in the operettas Yeomen of the Guard (New York Gilbert and Sullivan Players) and The Student Prince (Media Theatre). Mr. Elisa was featured in numerous productions of Smokey Joe’s Cafe nationwide including Maine State Music Theatre and Arkansas Repertory Theater. Cherished regional appearances include Othello (Othello), Disney’s Beauty & the Beast (the Beast), West Side Story (Bernardo), Dreamgirls (Curtis), and Bernstein’s Mass. His television credits include playing LJ Lion on “Kid Fitness” (PBS). He also voiced the role of The Laughing Cloud in the animated feature The Champion. Mr. Elisa is a New York native and a graduate of Oberlin College. This season he celebrates 10 years in the union of professional actors, Actors Equity Association.