Get to Know
Residency Dates
  • Feb 22nd 2017 to Feb 25th 2017
  • Sep 12th 2019 to Nov 29th 2019

Margaret Laurena Kemp  is an actor, a multi-disciplinary
performing artist, writer and teaching artist. Her research explores authorship and spatial
politics through performance. Her new work CITE will open on October 25th, 2019 at
the Elaine Jacobs Gallery in Detroit, Michigan. She recently appeared in The
“Christians” at B Street Theatre. You can catch her on the big screen
next summer in “Ten-Cent Daisy” and her current film “Blood
Rite” can be seen on all platforms. As an actor, she has toured Australia, South Africa and the United States. She was recently awarded the
2019 Kennedy Center KCAT award for directing, 2019 Michael Chekhov Artist
Scholar Award and the 2019 VASTA Featured Artist Award. Other awards and
residencies include The Headlands (USA) 2017, Bundanon Trust (Australia)