Brinae Ali

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Alexandria “Brinae Ali” Bradley born and raised in Flint, Michigan is an interdisciplinary artist who believes in using the power of the arts to transform the conditions of the human spirit. Ali has served as the artistic director of Tapology, Inc. in Flint, MI, Fourth Wall Arts Salon, and Sound and Movement,LLC in Philadelphia. She has also partnered and served as a teaching artist with organizations such as Ping Chong and Company, NJPAC, Moving History in Baltimore, and the Apollo Theater Education Department. She has also received awards for Best Short Play at the Downtown Urban Theater Festival for her one woman show “Steps” and the Vox Populi Independence Music Award for “Destination Forever: Vol.1 EP.”Her broadway and off-broadway experience include Shuffle Along and STOMP. Currently she is a lecturer at Johns Hopkins Peabody Conservatory, co-creator a work in progress with trumpeter Sean Jones called “Dizzy Spellz.”