Men Always Leave Nominated for 7 awards;By the Cary Players-Annual Peitzsch Awards Nominee- Nominated July 26,2019

Annual Peitzsch Awards Ceremony September 8, 2019

Achi Magazine awards NOMINEE Nominated July 29,2019


Women's Theater Festival- Summer Festival 2019 Panelist for WTFCon I can’t, I have kids! How to make art while parenting Taking the Scenic Route

Men Always Leave-One Act Stage Play Written and Directed By: Naima Yetunde Ince Produced by the Cary Players 2018-2019 Season The Cary Theater February 1st-3rd 2019

3rd Annual African American Theater Preview Triangle Friends of African American Arts January 20,2019 Appearance as a Playwright Performed Monologue(Poem)"Men Always Leave" Which is the foundation for the stage play.

Quarantine Enterpris presents Quarantine Radio

Web-Interview N.Y.I Productions LLC Naima Yetunde Ince December 18, 2018

Artist Soapbox Podcast Interview with Tamara Kissane How do we evolve as artists?

Director, performer, writer Naima Yetunde Ince.

Debuted August 22, 2018

Shut The Door Naima Yetunde Ince-FT. Ethan Taylor Single Released in May 2018 Available on all music streaming platforms

Book Signing & ART!(Men Always Leave-Book) In Collaboration with Authors and Art Studio
June 23,2018
Hosted By: N.Y.I Productions LLC
Location: Authors And Art Studio-Raleigh NC

Special Guest Performer Jobstart Program Graduation
June 14, 2018
Hosted By: Interfaith Prison Ministry for Women
Location: First Presbyterian Church(Memorial Hall)-Raleigh

Published: Ghost Load Second Edition-Spring of 2018

The talk show Docuseries-NYI Speaks by: N.Y.I Productions LLC Consisted of 5 interviews centered around: Topic- Cry, Pray and Put On Lipstick. The title of the new full-length stage play- NYI is currently crafting. The docuseries kicked off March 18, 2018

Women of Color: Powerful Playwrights
Theater Cafe
March 6, 2018
Hosted By: The Town of Cary
Location: The Cary Theater-Cary NC

Feature Performer
Press Play Vol. 1 Showcase
January 12, 2018
Hosted By: Press Play Poetz
Location: Author’s and Arts Studio

Adapted Men Always Leave from stage to screen. The pilot episode, "Maya's Secret" Youtube with over 12,000 views.

Dessert & Wine Preview Screening December 14, 2017 World Premiere-December 22, 2017

Feature Reader
Main Street Rag Writers Group
October 18, 2017
Coordinated by: Suzanne Miller
Hosted by: So & So Bookstore- Raleigh NC

Released the Limited Edition “Ghost Load."
Book release event at So & So Bookstore March 2017. 
Featured in the Indy Week: March 13th issue.

State Wide Commercial - Brasco Marketing and Design
October 2016-Raleigh NC

Writer & Director- Men Always Leave-Original One Act Stage Play
Produced by: The First Annual Women’s Theater Festival
Raleigh, NC - 2016

Poetic-prelude for Men Always Leave
Women's Theater Festival
Raleigh, NC - 2016

Feature Playwright
NC Women Playwrights, Out Loud - So & So Books
Raleigh, NC

Published: Men Always Leave One Act Play-June 2016

Actress Ensemble
Paramount Production Company, Big River
Burlington, NC - June 2015

Stage Manger
Gallery Players: Tarzan
Burlington, NC - April 2015

Stage Manager
Teen 2 Teen: Peter Pan
Burlington, NC - September 2014

Published: I Hate Men-Poetic Graphic Novel-February 2012
Co-authored by Cecelia Adams

Stage Manager
Theater Workshop: Fish
May, 2011

Actress Ensemble
Caligula Maximus Directed by: Alfred Preisser
April 2010

Production Assistant /Stage Manager/ Actress
Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song Hood Opera: Directed by Melvin Van Peebles
February 2010

Stage Manager
Rabbit Hole with Hudson Stage Company
November 2009


Naima Y

etunde Ince

"My goal is to reach my community and beyond. Sky's the limit"