TALENT: Wig and Hair Designer

Nikiya Mathis is a multi-hyphenate wig designer and actress. She holds an MFA in Acting from NYU Tisch School of the Arts. As a designer, she is the recipient of the Henry Hewes Design Award, The Antonyo Awardand is a Drama Desk nominee.H er design & styling credits include Broadway: Chicken & Biscuits; Off-Broadway: The New Group, Black No More, MCC Theatre, Nollywood Dreams; The Public Theatre, For Colored Girls“, Page 73 Productions: Stew; Soho Rep: For all the Women Who Thought They WereMad, Women’s Project Our Dear Dead Drug Lord, Ars Nova: Rags Parkland Sings the Songs of The Future, Ensemble Studio Theatre: Travisville, National Black Theater: Crowndation. Regional: Baltimore Center Stage: The Glorious World of Crowns Kinks & Curls; LaJolla Playhouse: The Garden; Berkshire Theatre: Hair, Huntington Theatre : Skeleton Crew; Longwharf Theatre: An Iliad; Hudson Valley Shakespeare: The Most Spectacularly Lamentable Trial…