Ito Aghayere (T'09)

Summer 2015 - Ito Aghayere (T'09) will take on the role of Helen Keller at New York Theatre Workshop in the Off Broadway premiere of Transport Group's ensemble production of Three Days to See, directed by Jack Cummings III. July 12 - Aug 16 at NYTW - Theatre 79. More info at www.transportgroup.com. www.itoaghayere.com

Summer 2014 - Ito is a new member of both SAG-AFTRA and Actor's Equity Association and has been enjoying the joys and trials of trying to balance a professional acting career with the relentless pursuit of passion, purpose...and financial security. Under the direction of Jodie Foster, Ito can be seen in the upcoming second season of Orange Is The New Black on Netflix. She recently finished working with Steven Soderburgh on the set of HBO's The Knick - a new mini series starring Clive Owen that premieres later this year. She just starred as Prospera in the Off Broadway Young Company production of The Tempest, which opened at Classic Stage Company. Ito is also excited to be producing her own work, a short film, which starts filming late summer 2014. www.itoaghayere.com