Ali Stroker, a groundbreaking performer, is the first actress in a wheelchair to appear on a Broadway stage. She was also the first actress in a wheelchair to earn a degree from the NYU Tisch Drama Department. an inspiring story. She is currently originating the role of Anna in Deaf Wests 2015 revival of Spring Awakening. A New Jersey native and recipient of a Barrymore Award nomination Ali has performed everywhere from Broadway to Off-Broadway to the Kennedy Center to name a few places.
Her humanitarian efforts with Women Who Care, Be More Heroic, and ARTS Inside Out have taken her across the country and halfway around the world.