Welcome! I am...

  • A New York City based actress, writer, teaching artist, and traveler

  • Originally from Cleveland, Ohio

 

  • A curious human who believes in storytelling as a vehicle

      for inspiring empathy and connection

Work...

  • Favorite projects include Halina/Manke/Dorothee/etc. + Dance Captain in Indecent, music directed by Lika Gutkin, Judy in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time at Phoenix Theatre Company, the World Premiere of Sarah Ruhl's Three Sisters at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Kristen in Dike (New York Theatre Workshop and Urbanite Theatre), B1tc0n (Workshop, directed by Hamilton's Hannah Ryan), Kyra in David O'Hare's Skylight, Cinderella in Into the Woods, and Lucy Brown in the Off-Broadway Drama Desk nominated The Threepenny Opera.

  • I sing. I do dialects. I love working on and developing new plays

  • Sometimes I write things. Like a children's book which I'm developing into a seven book series, and adapting into a musical

Favorites...

  • Spicy foods, dogs of all kinds, and killer cold brew

  • I once toured with the circus

  • Nature and new places

  • The Great British Baking Show

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