Benny! Meet Greg, who plays Benny in IN THE HEIGHTS! We are so excited to have him here!
Gregory Banks is thrilled to come to Laredo, Texas to tell such a beautiful story. Raised in East Brunswick, New Jersey, Gregory found his love for theater at a young age. He attended theater camp and many New York masterclasses and auditions. Banks graduated from East Brunswick High School in 2013, and continued his education at Howard University, where he studied Musical Theater. While at Howard, Banks was blessed to be in four main-stage musicals and one straight play (The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin ensemble, Anything Goes ensemble/ Billy US, Sarafina Thandani, Ain’t Misbehaving Kent Page vocal, and Radio Golf Old Joe. Banks received his BFA in 2017 and has been working with theaters in the DC, Maryland, and Virgina (DMV) area. Gregory was last seen at Toby’s Dinner Theater as Spec in Newsies. Previous credits include: Toby’s: One more angle solo “Joseph”, Wayne/dance captain “Dreamgirls”. Artscentric: Snapshots a Dancical, and a variety of flash mobs with AJ’s Fashiest Mobs. Gregory would like to thank Marco for such an AMAZING opportunity, and the cast and crew for being so welcoming!
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