REV. YOLANDA - AEA, - SAG-AFTRA Eligible

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  • Samantha's Break Up (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    Rev. Yolanda plays Samantha (formerly Sam) who's 30 year marriage ended after Samantha's transition from M to F. Samantha is with her therapist discussing her current situation.

  • Glenn Reade, Season 3, Skeleton Crew (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    Rev.Yolanda as Glenn Reade, cross-dresser, father of Drake, and tortured soul who's past secrets are catching up with him. In this scene, Glenn tries to NOT spoil Drake's very first birthday party. Glenn Reade is a series regular in all three seasons of the webseries Skeleton Crew.

  • Let Go Of Grievances (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    Music video for Rev. Yolanda's original inspirational song "Let Go Of Grievances", from her 2017 cd of original music: "Rev. Yolanda's Country Gospel Kirtan, vol. 2" www.yolanda.net/LetGo

  • Rev. Yolanda as Glenn Reade (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    Rev.Yolanda as Glenn Reade, cross-dresser, father of Drake, and tortured soul who's past secrets are catching up with him. In this scene, Glenn finds out from Drake that his former wife, Drake's Mother is dead. Glenn Reade is a series regular in all three seasons of the webseries Skeleton Crew.This clip from Season 2, episode 3.

  • Rev. Yolanda as Madame Bearverly (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    Rev.Yolanda as Glenn Reade, cross-dresser, father of Drake, and tortured soul who's past secrets are catching up with him. In this scene, Glenn appears as "Madame Bearverly", leading a seance.

  • The Man From Everywhere (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    Rev. Yolanda plays Roslyn, an eccentric, sympathetic, streetwise, NYC trans-woman, and friend of Mel's, who has to tell Halley that "the man from everywhere", aka Mel, is dead.

  • MAC award winning original musical (Performance Video)  Quicktime

    an original musical comedy written by Rev. Yolanda, "Rev. Yolanda's Old Time Gospel Hour". This show received the 2015 and 2014 Manhattan Association of Cabaret and Clubs Award for best Drag Artist.

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Represented by:

90210 Talent - NYC (NY) (646) 599-2325 Commercial, SAG-AFTRA, Theatrical

NY BASED TALENT

Television

High Maitenence

Principal

HBO

Family Stories:Vivian Wheeler: Bearded Lady

Lead

The Discovery Channel

The Dave Chapelle Show

Guest Star

Comedy Central

Film

Last Night In NY

Supporting

Joe Zohar, Moving Box Prod

Rev. Yolanda's Old Time Gospel Hour- The Movie

Lead

Avaiya Media

The Man From Everywhere

Supporting

Idealist Productions

Men In Heels

Lead

Urbsaitis Productions

What's The Name of The Dame

Lead

Spotted Egg Pictures

New Media

Skeleton Crew-webseries-3 seasons

Lead

Sidekick Productions

The Box (webseries)

Lead

X Hamster

Theater

Stonewall-a new musical (AEA Workshop)

Supporting

Aaron Grant Theatrical

Welcome To The Doll Den (musical)

Lead

Electric Eye Ensemble

Rev. Yolanda's Be The Love (2015 MAC Award)

Lead

Bearded Lady Productions

Rev.Yolanda's Old Time Gospel Hour (2014 MAC Award)

Lead

Bearded Lady Productions

TAP Showcase "Fringe" (sketch comedy)

Supporting

The Actor's Project

Spoolie Girl (AEA showcase)

Supporting

Urban Stages

Lady Parts

Supporting

Times Square Arts Center

Music

Country Gospel Kirtan,vols 1&2, cd

Singer/Songwriter

Bearded Lady Productions

House of Joy, cd

Singer/Songwriter

Bearded Lady Productions

SIRIUS radio

Morning Show Guest Co Host

Sattelite Radio

Abbalicious, cd

Singer/Songwriter

FigJam Records

Internet

Official Website: www.yolanda.net

singer/songwriter/genderbender/minister

Rev. Yolanda

Blues Hall of Fame:www.blueshalloffame.com

Blues Artist Award

Rev. Yolanda

GLBT Hall of Fame:www.glbthalloffame.com

Artist and Activism Award

Rev. Yolanda

Rev. Yolanda-The Movie: www.goyolanda.com

full feature documentary

Avaiya Media

Rev. Yolanda was born Roger Anthony Mapes, and raised in Muscle Shoals, Alabama (The Hit Recording Capital Of The World) during the 60's Civil Rights movement. Rev. Yolanda is a Trans Femme Gender Queer Actor, Singer Songwriter, and Interfaith Minister. As a young person, Rev. Yolanda lived in a Jesus Freak Commune in Florida, and later, a Radical Faerie Commune in Vermont. Roger Anthony Mapes moved to NYC in 1984, and took the name Yolanda in 1994. Rev. Yolanda now lives in Brooklyn,New York with her husband

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'10"

Weight: 230 lbs

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Multi-Color

Hair Length: Short

 

Crossdresser, Fine Artist, Interfaith Minister, Metaphysical Studies, Performance Artist, PopRockCountry singer, Singer/Songwriter, Southern Belle, Southern Characters, Tarot Card Reader, Chef, Guitar, Host, Singer, Vocal Range: Bari-Tenor, Vocal Range: Baritone, Vocal Range: Bass, Vocal Style: Belt, New York Accent, Southern Accent