Philip Boykin is a Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle Awards nominee, for his work as “Crown” in Porgy & Bess. He also received the 2012 Theatre World Award. Studied at The Hartt School, SCSU, NCSA, and Howard University. Movies include, Freedom and Finally Famous. Other roles, “Joe” in Show Boat, “Ken” in Ain't Misbehavin', “Caiaphas” in Jesus Christ Superstar, and “Fred” in Smokey Joe's Café. He is the director of the NY GOSPEL BROTHERS. For more information, visit www.phillipboykin.com.