Kea is an actor, writer, teacher, and theater maker based in her hometown of New York City.
Kea's stage credits include Roundabout, Classic Stage Company, The Sheen Center, The Barrow Group, Lincoln Center, Ensemble Studio Theater, and The Shakespeare Festival of St Louis. She has developed new work with The Lark, New Georges, Ars Nova, Cherry Lane, Page 73, Playhouse on Park, GoodCapp Arts, Playhouse Creatures, and HB Studios. Her acting work on camera has screened at festivals including Sundance, Atlanta Film Festival, Frameline, Chicago Reeling, Outfest and Newfest.
Kea is a 2020 Outfest Screenwriting Lab Fellow, and her feature script “The Wedding Date,” co-written by Cody Stickels, is in development with Big Swing Productions. Her short film about climate change, “All Is Well,” co-written with Taylor Steele and directed by Elaine Del Valle, premiered at New Filmmakers LA, and screened at Nevada Women’s Film Festival in Las Vegas and the Big Apple Film Festival in 2023.
Kea is a founding member and co-artistic director of Apocalyptic Artists Ensemble. Their past multimedia productions include A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Julius Caesar. Kea adapted & directed their 2023 production, As You Like It, watch the trailer here.