Zuri Wilson is a native of Columbia, South Carolina. She is a poet, actress, singer, model, community activist, and Executive Director & Founder of a cultural arts event called “Zuri’s Parallel Worlds.” Zuri has been writing poetry since the age of 13. She found her niche in acting at Winthrop University. In 2000 she studied theater at Stony Brook University in Long Island, NY. She received her bachelor’s degree in theatre with an emphasis in performance arts from Winthrop University in 2001. In 2004 Zuri was casted for the first local sitcom, called “Metro” in Columbia, SC. Zuri’s Parallel Worlds consist of poetry, theater, song, dance, visual art, music, deejaying, drumming, and much, much more which ran from 2001-2008. The organization is on a sabbatical yet will re-launch as a Non-Profit Organization the summer of 2011. Her mission is to create harmony amongst a myriad of cultures, backgrounds, and walks of life through the universal appeal of artistic expressions such as visual art, artistic dancing, and poetry, music of all genres, and, literacy, poetry and theater workshops. Her Vision for “The Parallel Worlds Crew” provides a creative gathering of an Artistic Soul Event of an embodiment of our mind, body, and spirit.
She released her debut album, “Zuri’s Parallel Worlds for $10.00 August of 2007. November of 2008 and January 2010 she received Certifications in English both of which were completed with an “A” average. In 2007 she directed the video to her single titled, “She,” which is currently being sold for $19.99. Recently she was casted in July 2010 for a soap opera called, “Love Always Charleston.” “I believe the energy that we put into the universe is the energy that we will receive in return. I also believe it’s important to be patient, spiritually grounded, and focused. The sky is even limitless, and I will continue to reach surpass the stars,” gestures Zuri Wilson.
Zuri is associated withwww.lovealwayscharleston.comwww.MilitantMuzic.comwww.PrysmaticDreams.comwww.TheNewWordOrder.com