Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Summerville native and celebrity stylist Kendrell Bowman is taking the reigns as Costume Designer for Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvestor Musical which is preparing to come off-Broadway. The show comes back to New York after sold out runs in NYC, Miami and Washington, D.C..
Born in Charleston, Bowman has performed in various shows at Flowertown Theatre, the Historic Dock Street Theatre and the Charleston Serenade show with Calvin Gilmore.
Bowman graduated from Summerville High School and then from the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City while building a fashion background that includes managing fashion houses Louis Vuitton and Balenciaga.
In 2010, he opened the doors to his own styling company, I Am Kendrell. He has worked with many artist such as Kanye West, Dawn Richard, K. Michelle, Lauriana Mae, David Banner and Ashanti.
He says he loves to return to Summerville to support the Flowertown Festival and take part in Charleston Fashion Week.
Mighty Real is set to start Previews Sept. 5, at the Theatre at St. Clements.
For more information visit www.FABULOUSSYLVESTER.com