SHOT FROM ‘HURRICANE PARTY' BY DAVID THIGPEN CLOCKWISE: BOOKER GARRETT, MICHAEL ABBOTT JR. AND KEVIN KANE PHOTO CREDIT: AUSTIN DONOHUE OR @AUSTINDONOHUEPHOTO FOR SOCIAL.  WWW.AUSTINDONOHUE.COM

SHOT FROM ‘HURRICANE PARTY' BY DAVID THIGPEN CLOCKWISE: BOOKER GARRETT, MICHAEL ABBOTT JR. AND KEVIN KANE PHOTO CREDIT: AUSTIN DONOHUE OR @AUSTINDONOHUEPHOTO FOR SOCIAL. WWW.AUSTINDONOHUE.COM

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BOOKER GARRETT is an actor, writer, producer, activist and performance artist in the theatre, film and art communities. Theatrically she has originated many roles in productions including: Morning Is Broken, Uncle Silas, Dead Monkey, In Wake of Yesterday and most recently Caroline in Hurricane Party at The Cherry Lane Theatre. She was a recurring cast member on all four seasons of Inside Amy Schumer (Comedy Central) and a guest star most recently for TV’s THE DETOUR (TBS), Odd Mom Out (BRAVO) and films: TRAINWRECK, Jake and Julia, The Comedown, Uncle Silas, Rocket Sex, The Room Rental, Open Roads and The Rainbow Experiment currently in festivals. She has written an episode for the TV Anthology Series UNPLANNED. Her Intersectional Feminist Performance Art, The Cake Butt Collective, has toured the country and been featured in The Whitney Houston Biennial (New York) and The Condo Association (Chicago). She studied at the Upright Citizens Brigade, North Carolina School of the Arts, The William Esper Studio and holds a BA in Theatre and Art History from Smith College. She is a long time member of The Collective NY, has produced several films under The Collective NY Films division. She is currently in pre-production for a film written by Mark Borkowski (The Actors Studio), starring alongside Marc Menchaca (OZARK) and directed by Richard Masur (My Girl, Risky Business).