Class of 2019
A.A. Liberal Arts
Tramar Pettaway graduated from Five Towns College in 2019 with an Associate of Arts Degree (A.A.) in Liberal Arts.
While a student, he studied acting under the tutelage of Theatre Arts Division Chair Dr. David Krasner and other esteemed faculty. Tramar credits the training and education he received from these faculty members with helping him jump quickly into the performing arts scene. Tramar who uses the stage name, Tra’Mar, was cast as Timon in the Off-Broadway production of The Lion King Experience with the New York Black Arts Festival.
Soon thereafter, Tra’Mar had the opportunity to perform with the Apollo Mass Choir. This was under the direction of Broadway Musical Director, Jason Michael Webb, at the world-famous Apollo Theater in New York City.
In 2020, he worked as an Associate Producer with Anthony Mealing Productions on producing a film called, Footprints of An Angel, which premiered at the Southampton Cultural Center in Long Island, NY. This was quite an accomplishment for him and other Five Towns College alumni who collaborated on the production and were involved with its success.
Beyond the theatre business, Tra’Mar has many interests, including working on his first children’s book derived from the above film. Tra’Mar is also the singer and songwriter of the hit single, “Music Fusion” which has accumulated 113, 230,594 streams. Be sure to follow him!