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Justin Weaks

By Wes Calkin

Justin Weaks is a proud member of Woolly Mammoth’s company of artists where they have appeared in There’s Always the Hudson [2023 Helen Hayes Award Lead Performer in the Play], Describe the Night, BLKS, and Gloria. Other D.C. area credits include: Angels in America: Millennium Approaches [2024 Helen Hayes nom. Supporting Performer in a Play; Ensemble in a Play] (Arena Stage) ; Long Way Down, The Watsons Go To Birmingham 1963, Darius & Twig and Bud, Not Buddy (The Kennedy Center); Gem of the Ocean (Round House Theatre); Curve of Departure (Studio Theatre); Word Becomes Flesh, Still Life With Rocket and Dontrell, Who Kissed the Sea (Theater Alliance); Charm (Mosaic Theater Co.); The Christians  (Theater J); Lobby Hero (1st Stage). Additional regional and New York appearances include New York Theatre Workshop, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Shakespeare & Company, Barter Theatre, and Hamlet Isn’t Dead. He holds three Helen Hayes awards and six nominations for his work.  Education/Training: Greensboro College (B.A. in Theatre).