Travis Xavier

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Travis Xavier

Adjunct Professor of Theatre, Theatre & Dance Program



Travis Xavier, is an actor, hip hop artist, Artistic Director and Founder of P.A.R.T. Productions. Born in Baltimore, MD and raised in Tampa, FL. In 2023, P.A.R.T. Productions, produced the inagural Negro Classical Cultural Carnival--a theatre festival that celebrated the history of the aptitude of African American creativity in the dramatic arts while showcasing local artists and partnering with community organizations. Travis currently serves as the Theatre for Change Manager at Imagination Stage in Bethesda, MD.

As a performer, his works include: REGIONAL: Imagination Stage: 10 Seconds | Shakespeare Theatre Company: Merchant of Venice (US) | Mosaic Theater Company: The Till Trilogy (US) | Ira Aldridge Theatre: Spell No.7, Urinetown: The Musical | StageWorks: Superior Donuts | Tampa Shakes. Festival: Romeo & Juliet/ Macbeth | TDLTG: Julius Caesar (Children's tour) | ACA: Two Noble Kinsmen, The Winter’s Tale, ‘Tis Pity | OTHER: Library of Congress (National Book Festival), Theatre J & Mosaic: Plays From the Front Lines, STC: Virtual GALA, Hidden Valley (Web Series), The Closet (Gasparilla International Film Festival)

TEACHING: George Washington University, Imagination Stage, Shakespeare Theatre Co. | TRAINING: George Washington University/Shakespeare Theatre Company: MFA in Classical Acting, Howard University: BFA in Acting, British American Drama Academy: Midsummer in Oxford Program, The Poemedy Institute | PERSONAL: he/him/his “The Purpose of the ART is to Praise” | Instagram: @freegracetrizzy |