Reviews

See what The Washington PostBroadway World, and others have to say about Ayana.

 
 
 As "Ravishing" Ruby Dyson in  The Very Last Days of the First Colored Circus.  (Restoration Stage)

As "Ravishing" Ruby Dyson in The Very Last Days of the First Colored Circus. (Restoration Stage)

Broadway world

"Highlights include...Ayana Reed's compelling and touching turn as Ruby Dyson..."

 
 As Sharon Graham in  Masterclass  (the same role that garnered Audra McDonald a Tony win). (Metrostage)

As Sharon Graham in Masterclass (the same role that garnered Audra McDonald a Tony win). (Metrostage)

MD Theatre guide 

"...her singing is phenomenal. There are no words to describe the experience... Except maybe “Audra McDonald, who”?

 
 As Carrie Parker in the Helen Hayes nominated musical  Blackberry Daze. (Metrostage)

As Carrie Parker in the Helen Hayes nominated musical Blackberry Daze. (Metrostage)

the washington post

"...Carrie [played by] an appealing Ayana Reed, lays the only claim to an audience’s emotions..."

 

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