OBEHI JANICE

OBEHI ["God's destiny"] JANICE ["God is gracious"] is a Nigerian-American writer, actress and comedian with two first-names. Her work explores the power of voice in identity, politics, cultural exchange, and testimony. She is a graduate of Georgetown University and has trained with Shakespeare & Company and ImprovBoston.

Obehi's plays and projects include FUFU & OREOS, RED DRINK, BLACK GIRL YOGA, Ole White Sugah Daddy and OLU/OLA. She can be seen on film and TV and heard on video games, radio and commercials as a voice actress.

She was recently named "Boston's Best Actress" in The Improper Bostonian.

(Photo: Leslie Hassler.)

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