Yemie Sonuga
Actor, Singer, Dancer, Voice Actor
“Anchored by a performance from Yemie Sonuga that makes it seem far easier than it actually is, this is a show that takes the roller coaster of pre-quarantine big city life and channels it into something really charming.”
– Indie Wire

Yemie Sonuga is an international performer with Nigerian Canadian and American roots. She is a singer, actor, model and writer who holds a master’s degree in Theatre Arts from the Royal Scottish Conservatoire.

Her time spent in the industry has been one of magic, and turning dreams into reality. She has been in 2 Original Casts; Ghost the Musical, The Book of Mormon. 2 World Premiere Casts; The Little Prince, Ghost the Musical. Yemie understudied and played the role of Bess in the Olivier Award Nominated revival of Porgy and Bess. She toured with The Lion King US National tour, and the international tour of Fame the Musical. You can listen to her on the Ghost the Musical Broadway Album.

Recently Yemie got a nod in IndieWire Magazine’s top 50 Podcasts to listen to in 2020 for her portrayal of Ally Longergan, in the audio sitcom Next Stop! In 2019 Yemie starred in a world wide released short film for Peloton and can be watched on their website as well as other digital media platforms.

Yemie teaches Yoga, and works as a Fitness Model. She has shot for Spring Place, Caravan Wellness, Classpass, and much more. Her written pieces on wellness can be read on Yemie is the latest voice for Headstrong Meditation, take her class on the Varris App.

People say Yemie has a warm heart. She loves to make people laugh, and understands the importance of expressing compassion and kindness. We all need a little love.

Connect with Yemie on social @yemiesonuga