Angel Desai


Recent: Frankie and Johnny, Berkshire Theater Festival; Ernest Shackleton Loves Me, George St. Playhouse; The Winter's Tale, Double Indemnity; The Old Globe. Angel played “Marta” in the Tony® Award-winning 2006 revival of Company.  Off-Broadway: The Tempest and The Winter's Tale (CSC); Manic Flight Reaction and The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin (Playwrights Horizons); The Architecture of Loss (NYTW); The Antigone Project and Gum (Women's Project); Henry VIII (Public/NYSF); This End Up: A User's Manual for Lovers of Asians(Ma-Yi). Regional: McCarter Theater, Cincinnati Playhouse, Yale Repertory, Long Wharf, Arena Stage, Playmakers Repertory, Cleveland Playhouse, Sundance Theater Festival, NY Stage and Film, O'Neill Theater Center, and the Cape Cod Theater Project.  TV: “Chicago Med,” “Minority Report,” “Madam Secretary,” “Major Crimes,” ”Forever," "Elementary," "Nurse Jackie," "Being Mary Jane," "Damages," "The Event," "Dollhouse", and all three "Law and Order's".  Film: The Clique, The War Within, Heights, Black Knight, and Robot Stories.  Angel is a 2014 Lunt-Fontanne Fellow, a 52nd Street Project volunteer. MFA in acting from NYU. You can see her fiddling around town sometimes with her band, Sweet Tea.