Aleah Vassell is a Canadian born American artist produced by two lovely Jamaicans who raised her in Tennessee! She has a BFA in Musical Theatre from Samford University and an MFA in Acting from University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She is also Co-Founder and Co-Artistic Director of Hear Me Roar Theatre Company, Managing Director for Alliance for Creative Excellence, and creator of the new musical, MFAs: A Musical For Actors in School. Aleah has taught acting (from children to college students) for five years. She also loves being on stage, creating new works, and is excited to join the Chickenshed family!