Kea Trevett is an actress and theater artist based in her hometown of New York City. She holds a BA in Theater Studies and Creative Writing from NYU and an MFA in Acting from Columbia University. Kea is a core ensemble member of The Lonely Painter Project, anda teaching artist with Classic Stage Company.
Theater credits include The Last Match (Roundabout), Othello, The Comedy of Errors (Classic Stage Company), Last Night in Inwood (Signature), the world premiere of Antigone in the World (dir.Gregory Mosher), A Tale Told By An Idiot (Lincoln Center), Joy (IRT), and an all-female Richard III, directed by current NYTW fellow Nana Dakin. This summer Kea joins the cast of Little Rock, presented by The Sheen Center. Kea has developed new work with The Lark, Ars Nova, Ensemble Studio Theater, Cherry Lane, Theater Masters, and Guild Hall.
Recent film credits include The Kindergarten Teacher, directed by Sara Colangelo and starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, Girl Talk, dir. Erica Rose, Ice Cold, dir. Sekiya Dorsett (Frameline 42 official selection), Curall dir. Spencer Harris (Hoboken International Film Festival official selection), and Two Birds, dir. Caitlin Stickels (official selection at TWIST and NewFest, Best Short at ClexaCon, Jury Prize winner at NCGLFF in North Carolina, and Best Student Made Film at AGLIFF). Her second collaboration with Caitlin Stickels, Tell Me Twice, is an official selection at ClexaCon 2018 and Frameline 42, and will receive its New York premiere at The New York Shorts International Film Festival this summer.
Kea is a proud AEA member. She is represented by David Cash of Nicolosi & Co, Brantley Brown of Authentic Talent, and Michael Raymen of DBA.