I am excited to be a part of this production because I am looking forward to exploring the concept of the chosen family; I know it is different for everyone and having an African American upbringing, I know that for those who are marginalized a chosen family may be the only family that you have.
Jamila is a graduate of the University of Minnesota and has been seen in The Guthrie's A Christmas Carol (2017), The History Theater's Teen Idol: A Bobby Vee Story (2016 & 2018), Artistry’s Mary Poppins (2018), Park Square Theater’s Antigone (2019), Mixed Blood Theater’s ROE (2019) and many more. Her on-screen credits include commercial modeling for Best Buy, MySister, and Bella Mystique Designs. She would like to thank the artistic team of Great Big Rainbow World for choosing her to work with them on such a fun and important piece of work. Much love to her family and friends.