NYC-based actor with Midwest roots
Wisconsin gal, graduate of University of Minnesota under the tutelage of the founders of Theater de la Jeune Lune, arrived in NYC April Fool's Day 2015. Equity Membership Candidate, Seeking Representation (Legit, Commercial)
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From Those Who Know Me
WILLIAM DOWNES (ARTISTIC DIRECTOR, CLASSICS ON THE ROCKS)
"Working with Anna is a director’s dream. She brings a passion, energy, excitement and integrity to her work that elevates a production. Her instincts and willingness to play and explore the text of the piece and the intentions of a characters gives any director more choices than you can imagine, and an audience a delightful, engaging character to watch on stage.
I have had the honor of not only directing Anna, but also sharing a stage with her. She is a stage general, who has the ability to lead a cast with not only her incredible talent, but also her infectious positive attitude. She is also one of the most open and giving actors, I have had the pleasure to work opposite of."
ELIZABETH RUELAS (CURRENT MANAGING DIRECTOR, HAMLET ISN'T DEAD; CO-FOUNDER AND FORMER ARTISTIC DIRECTOR, THE NEW RENAISSANCE THEATRE COMPANY)
"I have had the pleasure of directing Anna Lewein in two productions: a Shakespeare comedy and a Russian satire. She is the first actress that I've come across that can effortlessly blend vulnerability with a fierce determination. Anna also has the ability to take direction extremely well while never losing her beautiful individuality. I look forward to working with her again!"
LANCE RINGEL AND CHUCK MUCKLE (WRITERS/DIRECTORS/PRODUCERS, POSH PRODUCTIONS)
"Anna Lewein is a fearless performer who throws herself wholeheartedly into any role with keen intelligence and razor-sharp wit. She is a delight to work with, and her work is a delight for any audience to watch. And she's damn f---ing funny!"