Sha’Na Lynnette Smith

Sha’Na Lynnette Smith

Sha’Na Lynnette Smith (Communications Assistant) is a native of Houston, Texas.  She holds a BA in Theatre from Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU), where she performed in multiple productions including Fabulation, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Jelly’s Last Jam. She also served as secretary for The Charles Gilpin Players. Upon graduating, Sha’Na worked as assistant director for PVAMU’s production of Black Nativity: Symbols of Our Souls, as well as a guest director for the musical, Mirandy and Brother Wind. Sha’Na currently works in Houston as an independent writer and looks forward to continued growth and fostering social impact with Progress Theatre. Her greatest pleasures are found through engaging art, history, and serving communities.


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