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Rev. Yolanda

Actor | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Man from Everywhere (2016) | Skeleton Crew (2016-2017) | Slingbacks and Syrup (2008)
AKA 
Roger Anthony Mapes
NICKNAME  
Rev. Yolanda
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 55-65
GUILDS *
ASCAP | Non-Union
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
(Shoulder Length)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
220 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Heavyset
VOICE TYPE *
Baritone
UNIQUE TRAITS *
crossdresser, gender bender, transcendent gendered, drag queen, two spirit, gender fluid
ACCENTS *
Southern
INSTRUMENTS *
Guitar
DANCE *
Club/Freestyle
WORK HISTORY *
self produced original musical theater | Internet | Theater | Radio | Television | Commercial | Music Video | Film  Less
JOB TYPES *
Special Effects | Editing | Hair and Make-up | Sound | Producing | Composing | Acting | Costumes | Writing  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/revyolanda
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Skeleton CrewSkeleton Crew (TV Series) Glenn / Glenn Read (12 episodes, 2016–2017)  Less 2016–2017 12
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Rev.Yolanda's Old Time Gospel Hour * – Rev. Yolanda (trans minister/singer) Director, Ike Allen
  • Men In Heels * – Rev. Yolanda (trans minister/singer) Director, Bryan Mark Urbsaitis
  • Last Night In NY * – Stranger (drag queen) Joe Zohar
  • Sublurbia * – Susan (Mom) Director, Jay Figueredo
  • The Man From Everywhere * – Roslyn (homeless trans person) Director, Rob Stone
  • Le Fleur of Life * – Walter Love (femme male psychic) Director, Angela Diaz
  • What's The Name Of The Dame * – Yolanda (drag queen/singer) Director, Allen Neuwirth
  • The Queerists * – Roger Yolanda (gay male artist) Director, Marta Kochanek
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Skeleton Crew (webseries, seasons 1 and 2) * – Glenn Reade (elder femme gay man) Director, J.Pangorn
  • Family Stories:Bearded Lady Vivian Wheeler * – Vivian Wheeler (circus performer) The Discovery Channel
  • The Last Jewish Waiter (webseries, guest star) * – Oscar (annoying customer) Director, M.Alvarez
  • The Dave Chapelle Show * – Street Walker (drag queen prostitute) Comedy Central
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Rev. Yolanda's BE THE LOVE (2015 MAC Award) * – Rev. Yolanda (trans minister/singer) Bearded Lady Productions/Shawn Moninger
  • Rev.Yolanda's Old Time Gospel Hour (2014 MAC Award) * – Rev. Yolanda (trans minister/singer) Bearded Lady Productions/Shawn Moninger
  • Spoolie Girl * – Eddie (kooky neighbor) Urban Stages AEA Showcase
  • Lady Parts (Off Off Broadway) * – Mom (eccentric mother) Times Square Arts Center
MusicCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Rev. Yolanda's Country Gospel Kirtan * – singer/songwriter Bearded Lady Productions
  • House Of Joy * – singer/songwriter Bearded Lady Productions
  • Morning Jolt * – co-host radio morning show Sirius Radio
  • ABBALICIOUS * – singer/songwriter Figjam Productions
InternetCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • official website:www.yolanda.net * – actor/singer/songwriter/interfaith minister/gender bender Bearded Lady Productions
  • Rev.Yolanda-THE MOVIE:www.goyolanda.com * – actor/singer/songwriter/interfaith minister/gender bender Avaiya Media/Ike Allen
  • Blues Hall of Fame:www.blueshalloffame.com * – Blues Artist Award BLues Hall Of fame
  • GLBT Hall of Fame:www.glbthalloffame.com * – Artist and Activism Award The GLBT Hall of Fame

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • One Spirit Interfaith Seminary * – Ordianed Minister 2011 New York, NY
  • Vermont College * – MFA 1997 Montpelier VT
  • American Musical and Dramatic Academy * – certificate 1984 NY NY
  • University of Memphis * – MA/Theater 1983 Memphis, TN
  • University of North Alabama * – BA/Theater 1980 Florence, Alabama
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • One Spirit Seminary * – Spiritual Ordination, Dr. Joyce Liechtenstein 2011 NY NY

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Blues Hall of Fame Awards * – Great Blues Artist 2015
  • MAC Award * – Best Drag Performer 2015
  • MAC Awards * – Best Drag Performer 2014
  • GLBT Hall of Fame * – Inductee into The GLBT Hall of Fame 2004

References (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

NAMEPHONE
  • Traci Turton * – Agent 347 974 2379

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Lead in film: Rev. Yolanda's Old Time Gospel Hour *
  • Lead in film: Men In Heels *
  • writer,producer, lead performer in original musical theater: Rev. Yolanda's Old Time Gospel Hour *
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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