Nia Ashleigh  is a singer, actor and dancer from Newark, New Jersey. Well versed in reggae, rnb/soul, jazz and Musical Theatre, she embodies a standard of excellence. Nia has been in the production of Disney’s The Lion King in both the Las Vegas and Broadway Companies where she played the role of Young Nala for two years. She has since become a three time National YoungArts Winner, performed for Clive Davis, Dionne Warwick, Andra Day and taken bows on the stages of NJPAC and Lincoln Center. She is enjoying her journey so far and cannot wait for her future endeavors as she continues her education at Berklee College of Music.

A summer concert tradition returns…with a twist. The ICA’s annual summer concert series Harborwalk Sounds goes virtual this August with a series of weekly online concert events created in collaboration with Berklee College of Music. Every Thursday in August enjoy a concert from home featuring Berklee’s best and brightest musicians. With performances spanning from R&B to pop and Latin to soul, Berklee’s talented musicians will bring the party right to your door.

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