In her younger years, Kiahra received rave reviews from some of NYC and NJ 's top critics for her featured role on Broadway at the Music Box Theatre. She has been nominated for a Theatre Fan's Choice Award ( Best Featured Actress in a Musical ), working with the accomplished Grammy, Golden Globe, and Academy Award winner director, and composer Joe Brooks. Kiahra was chosen to be Target's IT girl for their first National Black Friday 2 - Day Wake Up Call Campaign which starred Cheech Marin, Heidi Klum, and Ice Tea. She has had the privilege of sharing the stage w/ GRAMMY Award Winners Chaka Khan, Stephanie Mills, Donnie McClurkin and Tony Award Winners Alex Lacamoire ( Wicked , In the Heights ) Andrea McKardel ( Annie ) and Melba Moore. Kiahra was the winner of ABC studios Talent Competition which aired live on THE VIEW and has been featured on Disney and WOR radio. She also performed at the NY Knicks Halftime Show at Madison Square Garden.
Kiahra is a member of actors equity aftra radio and the screen actors guild. She has done several film promos for Dreamworks & Nickelodeon Productions. Kiahra has worked alongside Sarah Hyland from the hit show “MODERN FAMILY” , Eric McCormack ( Will & Grace ) , David Garrison ( Married with Children ) , Mary Gordan Murray ( One Life to Live ) , Jonathan Groth ( Glee , Spring Awakening ) as well as supermodel and book author Gina Otto. Kiahra has also been featured as a hip hop dancer for Commercials as well as a RAPPER on one of Mary J. Blige’s music videos.
In the last few months, Kiahra won a discover me contest on keek, iphone users hottest new app. She was the only winner to recieve over 3,000 likes within 48 hours on her cover of Piano by Ariana Grande. After being featured on the front page , she was tweeted by Joey Cottle ( band member from One Direction ) and the video gained over 30,000 views. Her fan base continues to grow with a current following of over 32K.
Kiahra began posting live covers on her Iphone on Youtube in Nov of 2013 and has over 63K subscribers. Her music has been featured on RyanSeacrest.com , Radio Rebel , Go Music Star , Jessica Simien and Indie Minded.com. Kiahra was signed by Vincent Herbert to Streamline Records the musical genius behind such acts as Lady Gaga , Tamar Braxton and Mindless Behavior.