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Stakiah Lynn Washington is an actor, playwright, and director from Flint, Michigan. As a child, she fell in love with the arts and performed in plays at church, sang in the choir, and played musical instruments. In 2017, Washington was a finalist in the August Wilson Monologue Competition. She pursued her BFA in Theatre Studies from Meadows School of the Arts after graduating high school.
While at SMU, she was a part of many productions, including We the Invisibles, Smart People, and most notably, The Black Album, written and directed by Regina Taylor.
After graduating, Washington landed the lead role in Everything Is Both, which will open in theaters in the fall of 2022!
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