Classes: Acting
Classes: Public Speaking



Natasha Yannacañedo
Contact: (646) 391-6136

Theater Directing
I Am an Emotional Creature Eve Ensler Hostos Repertory Company

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

Christopher Durang

The N.Y. Acting Company
Love Song John Kolvenbach The N.Y. Acting Company
The Little Dog Laughed Douglas Carter Beane St. Francis College
Freedom Summer William Tucker The N.Y. Acting Company
Check, Please Jonathan Rand St. Francis College
Angels in America:Part 1 Millennium Approaches Tony Kushner St. Francis College
Tartuffe Molière The N.Y. Acting Company
Polaroid Stories Naomi Izuka The N.Y. Acting Company
Plaza Suite Neil Simon St. Francis College
Months on End Craig Pospisil St. Francis College
29 Questions  Hillary Rollins Shell Theater Times Square
My Favorite Felon Kathy Kefer Shell Theater Times Square
Reconstructing Julie Aaron Adair Algonquin Theater
Blood Astounds Me Don Chan Mark Downeast Arts Center
Borderlands: La Frontera Gloria Anzaldua(my adaptation) Women's Ensemble Theater
Several Showcases in NYC Various Playwrights The N.Y. Acting Company
Directed several readings of playwrights' residencies Playwright's Theatre of New Jersey
Directed several shows of young playwrights in Theatre Academy Playwright's Theatre of New Jersey
Casting Director Films
City Park Ranger Andres Valencia Engine 256 Filmworks
Fishbowl Jake Alan King King Cinema/Virgo Rising Pictures
Film Directing
Strength Training Video Natasha Yannacañedo Turtle Shell Health
National PSA voiceover in Spanish for the Federal Highway Administration
Education and Training
Master of Fine Arts in Acting, American Conservatory Theater, 1997-2000
Graduate Program in Theater Arts, University of California at Santa Cruz, 1996-1997
Bachelor of Arts in Theater Arts with Honors, University of California at Santa Cruz, 1992-1996
Summer Training Program Certificate, American Conservatory Theater, 1995
Additional Information
Fluent in Spanish
Acting Coach & Public Speaking Coach
Union Membership: SAG-AFTRA & AEA
Nominated for LIM College Distinguished Teaching Award
Adjudicated Delaney Speech Contest at St. Francis College
Adjudicated Norman Guy Speech Contest at Drew University
Mentor & Coach to New Jersey State Poetry Out Loud State Champion
Adjudicated English-Speaking Union's National Shakespeare Competition
Selected Panelist for Playwrights Theatre of New Jersey's Young Playwrights Contest
Served on 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Theatrical Motion Picture Nominating Committee
Adjudicated National Endowment for the Arts and the Poetry Foundation's Poetry Out Loud Contests



References and Letters of Recommendation Available Upon Request


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