Updates

Marian Gallaway Award for Distinguished Undergraduate Acting

In April 2022, Cody received The Marian Gallaway Acting Award for his departmental performances in The Colored Museum and Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery during the UA Theatre & Dance 2021-2022 season.

SDPB "Othello" Interview

Cody was recently interviewed by South Dakota Public Broadcasting about his upcoming role in the South Dakota Shakespeare Festival's production of Othello.

Listen here: https://listen.sdpb.org/arts-life/2022-04-25/cody-floyd-steps-into-the-shoes-of-othello

EDIII Scholarship

Recently, Cody received an Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Intimacy Initiative (EDIII) scholarship towards seven hours of training with Theatrical Intimacy Education. They will attend the May 14th Best Practices digital workshop.

Graduate School

After much consideration, Cody has committed to attending graduate school at Southern Methodist University, to pursue an MFA in Acting. He will join the program in Fall 2022.

S.D. Shakespeare Festival's "Othello"

In Summer 2022, Cody will debut as the title role in the South Dakota Shakespeare Festival’s production of Othello. It runs June 16th through the 19th.

For more info: https://siouxcityjournal.com/lifestyles/briefs/s-d-shakespeare-festival-announces-casting-for-june-production-of-othello/article_19c1127b-c723-5a62-8569-a8c3e1a4712e.html

 SETC Convention

Cody will be attending and auditioning at the Southeastern Theatre Conference unified professional auditions in Memphis, Tennessee on March 10th, as Number 72.

The Decision...

After many a auditions, Cody has been offered four full-ride graduate assistantships to earn their MFA in Acting/Performance, a spot in the National Players Tour 73 company (11 month contract), and Acting apprenticeships with Georgia Ensemble Theatre or Florida Studio Theatre in their 2022-2023 seasons (9 month contracts). Cody will decide what's next after undergrad soon!

The University of Alabama: Baskerville - A Sherlock Holmes Mystery

In Spring 2022, Cody will be playing various roles in The University of Alabama's production of Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery. It runs March 28th through April 3rd. Get tickets here: https://ua.universitytickets.com/w/event.aspx?SeriesID=154

The University of Alabama: The Colored Museum

In Spring 2022, Cody will be playing Junie Robinson, The man, and Walter in The University of Alabama's production of The Colored Museum. It runs January 31st through February 6th. Get tickets here: https://ua.universitytickets.com/w/event.aspx?id=3515

Tecumseh! Outdoor Drama

In Summer 2021, Cody spent his time performing in the Historical Outdoor Drama Tecumseh! actor

Short Film: Fading Dream

Last Fall, Cody was featured in the short film Fading Dream. Since then, the film has been an Official Selection at the New York Flash, Chattanooga, and Nevada Short 2021 Film Festivals. For more info: https://filmfreeway.com/FadingDream951