Elizabeth A. Davis (MFA '06)

2014 Young Alumni Award: Elizabeth A. Davis (MFA ‘06)

Elizabeth A. Davis (MFA ‘06) received the Young Alumni Award for demonstrated excellence in her field. She has guest-starred in numerous television shows and played Reza, a Czech immigrant and roommate of the lead character in the Broadway musical Once, where she sang, danced and acted while playing a violin. The Once role lead Davis to her first Tony Award nomination and made her the first Tony Award nominee from the CWRU/Cleveland Playhouse MFA acting program.