"...a mindful young actor who's terrific in his debut...[strikes] the proper balance between being innately intelligent and resolutely cool." -Dean Treadway,
2016 Best Lead Actor - B. Iden Payne Awards
2015 Best Lead Actor - Austin Chronicle / Austin Statesman
2013 Best Supporting Actor - BroadwayWorld Austin
"Jaques Colimon, as Tip, is charming and possesses one of the finest voices I have heard on an Austin stage."
Griots and freedom fighters. Illumination by fire.
Change is the nutrient.
I am a second generation Haitian American. I attempt radical acts of empathy rooted in personal narrative and collective truth; deliberate and conscious without undue interference to instinct. Our dualistic imagination, uncertainty, unity and faith in myth--all are influences and paths to creativity, recovery and discovery.
(BA Theatre & Dance / BS Radio, Television, Film - UT Austin)