Disgraced Cast

Amir Darvish (Amir)
New York Theatre credits include Seen/By Everyone, This Lingering Life, I Came To Look For You On Tuesday, The (*) Inn, Taxi To Janna, and the critically acclaimed Off-Broadway one-man show: Mercury about the life of Freddie Mercury. Some Film and TV credits include "Madam Secretary", "Shades of Blue", "The Blacklist", "Michael J. Fox Show", “Person of Interest”, "Damages", "The Daily Show", “Bar Karma,” “Running Wilde,” “Love Magical”, “Month to Month" and "Moon River" amongst others. In addition, Amir is Co-Founder, Creator & Producer of his company Five on a Match. Soon to be released Radio Play Series Split Valley - SplitValley.com. AmirDarvish.com *SAG-AFTRA & AEA
Ray Elizabeth (Emily)
ay Elizabeth (she/her) is a queer multidisciplinary theatre artist and singer songwriter based out of NYC. NYC: Crucible, PA. (From Scratch Productions), Macbeth (West Fourth Stage Company), and Pride & Prejudice (SheNYC). She is also part of the musical duo, prettypretty, who can be seen singing around the city with National Queer Theater and at the West End Lounge. Most recently they put up their original musical, Type Me Queer, on the Dixon Place Mainstage this past February. Off the stage, Ray is a new cat mom and avid bookworm. rayelizabeth.com
Steve McKee (Isaac)
Steve was previously seen onstage with Arizona Rose Theatre in The Complete Works of William Shakespeare and Spamalot as Sir Robin. He has worked with many local theatre companies, including Live Theatre Workshop, the Rogue Theater and Gaslight Theater. Favorite roles include Alan in God of Carnage (also directed by Mark Klugheit) and Roger Debris in The Producers. Thanks for supporting the arts and enjoy the show!!
Cole Potwardowski (Abe)
Cole Potwardowski is excited to be joining Arizona Rose Theatre's online production of Disgraced. Tucson credits include Cloud Tectonics and The Little Prince (The Scoundrel & Scamp Theatre), Much Ado About Nothing and The Grapes of Wrath (The Rogue Theatre), Buried Child and Angels Fall (Winding Road Theatre Ensemble), 20th Century Blues (Invisible Theatre) and Luna Gale (St. Francis Theater). He holds theater degrees from Pima Community College West Campus (AFA 2017) and the University of Arizona (BA 2019). He earned a two week Certificate of Completion at the Moscow Art Theatre UA Study Abroad program in May 2019. He minored in religious studies and won the 2019 University of Arizona Undergraduate Research Symposium Scholarship for his essay, "Acting and Spirituality."
Jelayna Rose (Jory)
Jelayna Rose is a SAG-AFTRA Actress from Boston, MA. Based in Los Angeles, Jelayna works on both coasts as a Singer, Dancer, and Actress. Coming from a biracial background, Jelayna aims to bring a variety of diverse characters to life. As a graduate of Full Sail University's Digital Cinematography program, she is also preparing herself for a career behind the camera as a film writer and Director.