ASHLEY D. BROOKS is a native of Tallahassee, Fla. She is a graduate of Florida A&M University with a B.S. in Theatre. She’s no stranger to the stage with performances in Blues for an Alabama Sky (Angel u/s), Change it up! Ascension Homage to Dr. Maya Angelou (dancer/singer), Fake Friends, Real Enemies (Khaliyah) Black Nativity (Ensemble), Colored Museum (Topsy Washington), Hairspray (Dynamite Shayna) and The Color Purple (Ensemble), just to name a few. She was recently seen in WBTT’s The Sam Cooke Story (Barbara Cooke/Ensemble). Ashley would like to thank her family and friends for their love, support and wisdom.