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Hair: Brown / Eyes: Brown / Height: 5’8” / Mezzo Soprano


The Night Alive (upcoming) Aimee Inis Nua Theatre Company (dir. Tom Reing)

Richard III Anne/Richmond Hestia Theatre Company (Hannah Wolff)

Living News Pink track National Constitution Center (Allison Heishman)

Measure for Measure Provost/Ensemble Commonwealth Classic Theatre (K. Richardson)

Medea Chorus Hedgerow Theatre Company (Megan Slater)

Now More Than Ever Audge Maura Krause & Val Dunn Do Fringe (Maura Krause)

Love’s Labors Lost Rosaline Revolution Shakespeare (Samantha Reading)

Mother Courage Eilif/Ensemble Subscension Theatre (Elise D’Avella)

The Salem Bitch Project Izzy Kaleid Theatre (Sarah Mitteldorf)

Shakespeare in Song Juliet/Emilia Delaware Shakespeare Festival (David Stradley)

SHREW Lucentio/Ensemble Reject Theatre Company, Philadelphia (Christine Freije)

Young Playwrights Festival Ensemble Delaware Theatre Company, Wilmington (David Stradley)

The Rover Willmore Jackpine Theatre, Philadelphia (Steve Wei)

Twelfth Night Viola The Drama Group, Philadelphia (Wayne Snover)

The Canterville Ghost Mrs Umney Williamstown Theatre Festival (Jaki Bradley)


My Grandma Said it’s Going to Rain Olive The Foundry @ Plays and Players (Stephanie Kyung Sun Walters)

Inside/Outside (by Brie Knight) Outside Juniper Theatre (Christine Freije)

National Treasure Narrator Theatre Contra (Christine Freije)

A Bru Story (or, Five Years) Bru James Haro for SoLowFest (Jenna Kuerzi)

Shakespeare/Poe (2016, 2017) Ensemble Delaware Shakespeare Festival (Matthew Mastronardi)

Wonder and Whimsy: W. Heath Robinson (Audio Guide VO) Delaware Art Museum (David Stradley)

Close Your Legs, Honey Darling/Hermione Shamus McCarty Productions (Shamus Hunter McCarty)

Sheltered Hani Mueller Theatre Ariel (Deborah Baer Mozes)

(Stab Play): Bru James Haro Productions (Hannah Van Sciver)

Romeo and Juliet Romeo Manayunk Theatre Company, Phila. (Shamus McCarty)

The Forgotten Sara (Lead) Greater Philadelphia Film Office (Brian Wade)

Aristophanes’ Uppity Bitches Hector Bitchfest! Art Church of West Philadelphia (Cat Ramirez)

Goethe’s Faust pt. I&II Martha/Ensemble Quintessence Theatre Group, Philadelphia (Alex Burns)

Tis Pity She’s a Whore Philotis Quintessence Theatre Group, Philadelphia (Alex Burns)


Stage Combat: Advanced Actor Combatant 

    Recommended Passes in Single Sword, Rapier & Dagger, Longsword, Sword and Shield

    Passes in Smallsword, Unarmed. 

    Society of American Fight Directors, (Ian Rose) 2017-2018

Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY. Bachelor of Arts in Theatre/Movement 2012-2014

British American Dramatic Academy, London, England. 2012-2013

SPECIAL SKILLS__________________________________________________

Plays tenor ukulele and beginner level guitar and violin, Advanced Actor Combatant with the SAFD, conversational Spanish and some Farsi, Aerial Silks/rope/static trapeze beginner level proficiency, professional level sewing, PA drivers’ license and US passport, can wiggle ears in two directions