Caribbean Life Newspaper’s 40 Under 40 Award (2014)
Director, Hagen Summer Intensive
Acting Technique, Hagen Core Training and Hagen Summer Intensive
Acting in English
Audition Technique: Contemporary Monologues
Feature film THE DELIVERER, writer, producer, lead actor currently in production
HB Teacher Paul Pryce returned to HB Studio to teach after being a student in the HB International Student program. In addition to his teaching, Paul is an actor, writer, producer, and former co-artistic director of Scarlett Project, a non-profit performing arts and arts education company dedicated to producing Caribbean theatre. Learn more.
Notable credits include: Netflix original series MARVEL’S JESSICA JONES; HAMLET featuring Academy Award nominee Paul Giamatti; Yale Repertory Theatre, PERICLES; PRINCE OF TYRE AND JULIUS CAESAR; Elm Shakespeare Company, PECONG featuring Tony Award winner Lillias White; National Black Theatre of Harlem among many others. As a Producer/Writer: COME OUT, COME ON (Short Film/NYC); JUS SAYIN’ COMEDY (Web series/NYC).
feature film: the deliverer
THE DELIVERER is a proof of concept short film written, produced, and starring Paul Pryce, currently screening at international film festivals. The screenplay was a 2017 Sundance Screenwriters’ Lab finalist and is currently being produced into a feature length film.
Hailing from Trinidad and Tobago, the story is inspired by real people and real events from his home: A Trinidadian fisherman brokers a deal with a Venezuelan refugee to traffic cocaine to save his village from a corrupt government, in exchange for helping her find asylum for her family. Watch the trailer below!
While Paul is away in Trinidad for the production of THE DELIVERER, we look forward to having Julissa Roman and Jackson Moran teaching in his stead. We wish you the best of luck, Paul, and we look forward to having you back very soon!
Julie McKee‘s two plays will be featured in readings: THE SECRET LIFE OF SEAWEED (Playmarket, New Zealand, Dec 2019; EST Satellite First Light, Jan/Feb 2019) and A HOLIDAY ON ICE IN A WARM CLIMATE (CCTA, 2019; Drama Discourse Society, Auckland, New Zealand, 2019; Theater im Kulturhaus Karistobahnof, Heidelberg, Germany, 2019; Imago Theatre, Montreal, Canada, 2019; Theatre Alliance, Kansas City, 2019; Climate Change Theater Action, Greenfield, Mass, 2019).
Jessica Hecht received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Actress in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series for her role as Karen in Netflix’s SPECIAL, which released on April 12. She will also star as a lead on the upcoming third season of USA Network’s anthology crime thriller seriesTHE SINNER.
Frank Wood joins the cast of THE GREAT SOCIETY as Senator Everett Dirksen, which opened October 1, 2019 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater. He also joins the cast of the world-premiere of THE PERPLEXED at Manhattan Theatre Club beginning February 11, 2020.
Austin Pendletonwill star in Tracy Letts’ THE MINUTES on Broadway. Performances begin Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at the Cort Theatre and the official opening is Sunday, March 15, 2020, running a limited engagement through Sunday, June 14, 2020.