“Soara”, her birth name, and “Joy”, her adopted/chosen name. Now the past and present are together, at last!
Soara-Joye means, “Singing bird soars joyfully”, and the two names describe her perfectly!
This Queens, New York native has been called a “powerhouse” by creatives and critics all over the country! Soara-Joye Ross is an award winning multi-faceted actor, singer and dancer that has performed on Broadway, at Carnegie Hall & Lincoln Center, The world famous Apollo Theater, Opera Houses in the U.S. and Europe, in Regional Theaters in the US, several productions overseas, on TV and Film.
She was named, “A True Musical Theatre Diva!”, by BroadwayBox.com, “Terrific”, “Exultant and Undeniable” by The New York Times!
This classically trained songbird, graduate from The American Musical & Dramatic Academy and J. Beckson Studios learned about The Yarn while co-starring in Tanya Barfield’s “The Call”, at Arkansas Rep. The play was centered around adoption and she was invited to share her story with the community.
Reunions, two moms, three dads, brothers, sisters, loss… but most of all… a whole lot of love.