A proud auntie, daughter and sister with roots from New Orleans and Trinidad. 3x Nominee of the San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle and named the San Francisco Broadway World Person to Watch Female 2020. Most recent Bay Area credits: Bull in a China Shop/Collective Rage (The Pear Theatre) Beehive Swing/ u/s (Center Rep) Pass Over -Ast. Director/ASM/Fight Captain (Marin Theatre Company) How Black Mothers Say I love you and At the Wake of a Dead Drag Queen (Theatre Rhinoceros) Tanika has performed and/or directed with Marin Theatre Company, La Jolla Playhouse, San Diego REP, Berkeley Repertory Theatre’s Ground Floor, Marin Shakespeare Company, The Old Globe, American Conservatory Theatre, Lorraine Hansberry Theatre and Diversionary Theatre. Thank you ancestors!
*Member of Actors Equity Association