Bio

 

ABA ARTHUR

  

  

is a native of Ghana, West Africa. She immigrated to the United States as a child and began a career in the Arts just as soon. Aba is a trained Actor and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in the Performing Arts, along with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from The University of Colorado-Boulder. Her professional experiences include writing and pitching original scripted T.V. series’, as well as founding the burgeoning production company, The Ohemaa Project. Aba has also worked in Casting, on both film and television projects. She most recently published her first book titled 'The 21 Day Ex-Boyfriend Cleanse'- a guide to healing from relationships. Aba has been fortunate to lead numerous workshops, groups, and discussions surrounding relationships and love. She looks forward to traveling the globe spreading the message of self-love and empowerment to people everywhere. She is committed to continuing to create entertainment of quality in order to allow us to empathize and learn from each other’s personal experiences. She plans to conquer both stage and screen and then shortly after...take over the world. HA! 

Organizations

WIFTA

-Vice Chair of Programs-

Women in Film & Television Atlanta

SAG-AFTRA

-2018/2019 Diversity Committee- 

Progression Church

- Arts & Culture Ministry Director- 

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.

-Member at Large- 

Resume

Aba Arthur    SAG-AFTRA   

IMDB


Height: 5’7”  

Weight: 135 lbs  

Stewart Talent Atlanta 404.952.2214 x 135  or Christy.Clark@stewarttalent.com      


Film

 White Nights, Black Paradise 

 Sikivu Hutchinson 


“8”

Wim Wenders 

 

Foolish Virgin

Amma Birago 


First Aid

Jenny Hagewood  


Television

Boomerang (2019)

Co-Star - Lena Waithe, Dime Davis


Southland 

Co-Star - John Wells


Sideliners

Co-Star - Kamala Lopez




Theatre 

How Black Mothers Say I Love You 

Ensemble - Kenny Leon

Breathing Art 

Ensemble - Aba Arthur

Landing in Love

Solo Show - Detra Hicks

Steel Magnolias

Ensemble - Dino Shorte

For Colored Girls…

Ensemble - Cecilia Pang

The Girls of Summer 

Ensemble - Layon Gray

The Rich Bitch

Ensemble - Towne Street Theatre

A Black Trilogy

Ensemble - Unity Players


 


Training

Advanced Scene Study

Aaron Speiser 

Acting Studio On Camera Training

A.C.T of North Hollywood  

BFA- Acting

University of Colorado 

Shakespeare, Scene Study

Cecilia Pang 

Dell’Arte, Realism, Absurd, Greek

Cathy Hartenstein 

Advance Acting Technique

Dennis Elkins 

Interactive Theatre Troupe

Rebecca Brown, Trent Norman   


Special Skills: 

  • Firearms Training 
  • Accents- West African, British, Southern U.S., West Indian
  • Knowledge of African dialects- Fante, Twi
  • Improvisation 
  • Dance – Hip-Hop, African, Jazz, Modern 
  • Athletics- Collegiate level Track and Field and Cheerleading
  • Vocal Range: Second Soprano, Alto      
  • Other Experiences: Casting, Various Theatrical Readings, Directing experience, Acting Teacher, Children’s Theatre, Dance Choreographer, Valid US Passport, BA in Political Science, Member of Delta Sigma Theta Public Service Sorority Inc. 

Aba Arthur Theatrical Resume (pdf)

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