• PERFORMING ARTS
  • WRITING - Chandra Washington is a Writer
  • Vocalist
  • Performance Poet
  • Percussionist
  • and Dancer. She has performed with numerous professional companies on the east coast as well as in Austin
  • Texas
  • including Improvisations Unlimited
  • KanKouran West African Dance Company
  • Memory of African Culture
  • Sweet Honey in the Rock’s vocal workshop
  • In Process...
  • Sun Ra Arkestra
  • Hamiet Bluiett
  • and the CreOp Muse Circle of Light holiday production. In addition
  • she was selected to play a supporting role in Paramount Pictures feature film Stop Loss (directed by Kimberly Peirce). As Writer and Performance Poet
  • she won the 2005 Big Texas Poetry Event competition
  • and is currently seeking a publisher for her short story for youth on self-esteem and anti-bullying (No Mistake: Journey to Self-Acceptance). In 2009
  • her poem I Am Perfect was selected for the Austin International Poetry Festival Anthology publication
  • and recently won the 2012 Fringe Festival Smack Down Slam Competition in Orlando Florida (May
  • 2012). In 2011
  • Chandra received critical acclaim for her role as Lady in Blue in the Ntozake Shange play
  • for colored girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf (UpRise! Productions
  • Austin
  • TX). She is currently Artistic Director of the multi-disciplined performance project
  • the Healing Caravan
  • where she also performs as Performance Poet
  • Musician
  • and Dancer. She also sings background vocals for singer/songwriter Jeffrey Brian
  • is lead singer and percussionist in the music trio Elements
  • Featuring Chandra Washington
  • and recently performed with the Sun Ra Arkestra in Poschiavo
  • Switzerland (dance
  • vocals) as part of the Uncool Festival (June
  • 2012). ADMINISTRATIVE - A highly organized Administrative Office Support Specialist with significant expertise in data entry
  • generating documents
  • and coordinating activities and events. Extensive expertise in the performing arts
  • broadcasting
  • alternative health and culinary industries. Enjoys building strong relationships with clients and customers. Effective communicator
  • patient
  • works well individually or on a team. Major strengths include focus
  • integrity
  • and excelling in a detail-oriented environment. WELLNESS CONSULTANT - Highly knowledgeable in upscale cuisine
  • with significant expertise in vegetarian
  • vegan and raw vegan food preparation
  • herbal use and preparation
  • and fitness. Enjoys building strong relationships with clients and customers. Effective communicator
  • and excelling in a detail-oriented environment.