Ato Blankson-Wood Ato Blankson-Wood
Union affiliation:
AEA
 
Hair color: Black
Eye color: Dark Brown

Production Experience

Title

Role

Place

Director


Theatre

 

 

 

Professional

 

 

 

Lysistrata Jones

Tyllis

The Walter Kerr Theatre
The Gym At Judson Church

Dan Knechtges

HAIR

Tribe/Hud (u/s)

The Gielgud Theatre
The Al Hirschfeld Theatre
The Delacorte Theater

Diane Paulus

War

Tate (u/s)

Yale Repertory Theatre

Lileana Blain-Cruz

These Paper Bullets!

Mr. Cake (u/s)/Dionne Warwick (u/s)

Yale Repertory Theatre

Jackson Gay

Hamlet

Osric (u/s)

Yale Repertory Theatre

James Bundy

Yale School of Drama

The Master and Margarita

The Master

Yale School of Drama

Sara Holdren

Middletown

Public Speaker/Astronaut/Doctor

Yale Summer Cabaret

Luke Harlan

We Are Proud to Present a Presentation
About the Herero of Namibia...

Actor 2

Yale Summer Cabaret

Jessica Holt

A Map of Virtue

Mark

Yale Summer Cabaret

Luke  Harlan

As You Like It

Duke Frederick/Duke Senior

Yale School of Drama

Andrej Viski

He Left Quietly

Young Duma

Yale Cabaret

Leora Morris

Measure for Measure

Angelo/Barnadine

Yale School of Drama

Sara Holdren

I’m Sorry I Brought Up God

David

Yale School of Drama

Andrej Viski

Platonov

Petrin

Yale School of Drama

Joan Macintosh

Drunk Enough to Say I Love You?

Sam

Yale Summer Cabaret

Dustin Wills

The Shoemaker’s Prodigious Wife

Boy/Don Blackbird

Yale Summer Cabaret

Dustin Wills

Tartuffe

Damis

Yale Summer Cabaret

Dustin Wills

House Beast

Chris

Yale School of Drama

Jack Tamburri

Readings

 

 

 

Choir Boy

Pharus

MTC

Dominic Cooke


Film/Television

 

 

 

It’s Kind of a Funny Story

Jennifer

Focus Features

Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck

Education

School

Degree

Area of Study

 

NYU - Tisch School of the Arts
(CAP21 & The Experimental Theatre Wing)

BFA

Drama

 

Yale School of Drama

MFA

Acting

 

 

 

Acting

Ron Van Lieu, Evan Yionoulis

 

 

Acting/Shakespeare/Text

Peter Francis James, James Bundy

 

 

Acting/Directing Lab

Ron Van Lieu, David Chambers, Robert Woodruff

 

 

Speech-Dialect

Beth McGuire, Jane Guyer-Fujita

 

 

Voice

Walton Wilson, Grace Zandarski

 

 

Alexander Technique

Jessica Wolf, Gwen Ellison

 

 

Singing

Vicki Shaghoian, Anne Tofflemire

 

 

Stage Combat

Rick Sordelet, Mike Rossmy

 

 

Dance for Actors

Lori Leshner, E. Moncell Durden

 

 

The Body as Source

Erica Fae

 

 

The Lucid Body

Thiago Felix, Katie Knipp

 

 

Voice Over

Billy Serow

 

 

Clown/Commedia

Christopher Bayes

 

 

Theater Games

Jane Nichols

 

 

Creating Actor-Generated Work

Joan MacIntosh

 

 

Acting for Camera & Professional Preparation

Ellen Novack, Greg Berger-Sobeck

 

 

Audition Workshop

Evan Yionoulis

 

 

Yoga

Annie Piper