Ryan Victor "Opalanietet" Pierce

Ryan Victor "Opalanietet" Pierce is an actor and singer, and Founder and Artistic Director of Eagle Project. Upon graduating from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, as an actor, Opalanietet has performed in various readings and full productions at such renowned theatrical institutions as the Public Theater, LaMaMa E.T.C., and New York City Opera at Lincoln Center. As a director, Opalanietet has directed readings and workshops at The Lark Play Development Center, New Dramatists, and Playwrights Horizons. He has directed the full production, "Uncle Abram - A Reconstructed Uncle Vanya" in the spring of 2017. As a writer, Opalanietet's poetry and plays have been read and performed at museums in Brooklyn, NY and Newark, NJ, as well as the United Nations and at ASHTAR Theater in Palestine.