Meet the SONATA Artists
Playwright, Director, Sound Designer
Annexus Theatre Company Member
Solomon HaileSelassie was born and raised in DC and is proud to be a very-native son. He attended the Duke Ellington School of the Arts and Winston Salem State University. He received his substantive training at The Studio Theatre where he began as a volunteer in the offices and enjoyed what he calls "a 16-year emotional and artistic internship”. His most recent directing credits include Carrie: The Musical (assistant director), The Rocky Horror Show (assistant director), Twisted (assistant director). He is a professional stage manager and some credits include Pol Pot and Associates LLP, The Amish Project, A Guide to Dancing Naked, Sounding Beckett, Goldfish Thinking, Pop! The Andy Warhol Musical, The Stephen Schwartz Project, Passing Strange, The Cloakroom, and Arcadia.