Peter DeAnda

Peter DeAnda is an actor/producer/director/playwright. His plays are produced at theaters in America and abroad. He played lead roles on Broadway and Off, a few appearances listed here:

The Guide (Hudson Theater), Zulu & the Zayda,directed by Dore Schary (Cort Theater), Talent ’64 (Martin Beck Theater) an Actors Equity presentation. Off-Broadway he played lead roles in The Blacks, directed by Gene Frankel (St. Mark’s Theater), Dutchman, written by Leroi Jones, aka Amiri Baraka,(Cherry Lane Playhouse), The Kitchen, directed by Jack Gelber (81st Street Theater) and Sound of Silence (Maidman Playhouse), among others.

He was twice nominated as Best Actor: NAACP IMAGE AWARD.

Ladies in Waiting, his first play was produced by Woodie King, Jr, and directed by Shauneille Perry.

His play ADAM was produced at Dwyer Cultural Center, Harlem, in 2012-13. Timothy Simonson starring as Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. The play directed by Shauneille Perry, produced by Woodie King Jr. and Voza Rivers. –

NFT Credits

Credit Type Production Season
PlaywrightAdam 2016-17 Season
PlaywrightLadies in Waiting 1973-74 Season