We are volcanoes. When we women offer our experience as our truth, as human truth, all the maps change. There are new mountains.
— Ursula Le Guin

Originally from St. Louis, Missouri. Training: New York Stella Adler Studio Conservatory and Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, England. Andrea is the co-founder of Viscus Film (www.viscusfilm.com) in Los Angeles, whose most recent short was nominated for 6 categories at the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards and garnered two wins. She is the Co-Artistic Director of The Box Collective (www.thebox-collective.com). Her performance background comes from creating experiential performance in New York and Europe, where she has been featured in The New York Times for groundbreaking work that challenges the notions of traditional forms of theatre.  She believes in exploring provocative themes that hit the audience right in the gut--evoking visceral sensibilities and leaving a lasting imprint on the psyche. Recent theatre credits: Kia in The Last Schwartz (IRNE Nom for Best Supporting Actress), Olivia in Twelfth Night, Calpurnia in Julius Caesar (Alvin Epstein Dir.), Winter in Malefactions, i wrote on your wall and now i regret it (Spookfish Theatre) Frankenstein, (Drama Desk Award Nominated), young ensemble at Pearl Theatre Company, and The Rover (Bristol Old Vic). Andrea is an alumni of The Flea Theatre. She plans to continue performing, while developing her own original pieces in the process.