_MG_5333Actor, singer and award winning spoken word artist, Andrew Tyree always felt at home on stage. Born in Nuremberg, Germany and raised by the St. Louis foster care system he found the stage at 14 in a production of The King and I. He was the 2004 Slam Bush Champion, 2005 Nuyorican Grand Slam Champion, ranked 12th in the 2005 Individual World Poetry Championships and 6th at the 2008 Individual World Poetry Slam. In 2006 Andrew wrote, produced, directed and starred in Therapy Session, an off Broadway play that ran for four weeks with seven sell out shows. He appeared on HBO’s Def Poetry Jam, and was the 2009 Slam Charlotte Grand Slam Champion and member of the team. Some of his acting credits include Dexter, House, indie films and more.