Esther Mira Resume
Bachelor of Arts in Gender Studies and Fine Arts (focus: Voice, Theatre and Dance). Scripps College, Claremont, CA, USA
Master of Fine Arts in Acting. East 15 Acting School, Loughton, Essex, UK
Judith Weston, Private Acting Coach, Studio For Actors and Directors in Los Angeles, CA
Gino Anthony Pesi, Master Class and Advanced Scene Study in Los Angeles, CA
GITIS (Russian Academy of Theatre Arts), East 15 Educational Residency in Moscow, Russia
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, East 15 Educational Residency in London, UK
Robert Thompson, Acting for Film and Television, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Apprenticeship, Michael Boyd and Vikki Heywood, The Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford‐‑Upon‐‑Avon, UK
British American Drama Academy, Ian Woolridge and Larry Opitz, London, UK
University of Wisconsin at Madison Performing Arts, Joseph Elder, Madison, WI.
Apprenticeship, The Berkshire Theatre Festival, Allison R. Bayles, Stockbridge, MA
Boston University Theatre Institute, Michael Kaye Boston, MA
Classical Training in Boston, MA with Colin Levin
Classical Training in San Francisco, CA with Heather Pierce
Classical Training in Los Angeles, CA with Evelyn Halus
Intensive study of Kuchipudi Classical Indian Dance at The Regatta Institute in Kerala, India under Smt. Girija Chundra
Intensive study of Bharata Natyam, Kuchipudi and Odissi Classical Indian Dance at Triveni School of Dance in Brookline, MA under Neena Gulati
SPECIAL SKILLS: Classically trained singer (styles include opera, Broadway/show tunes, jazz, pop); Trained in three forms of classical Indian dance (Bharata Natyam, Kuchipudi, Odissi); Trained in modern, jazz and West African dance; Former gymnast (can do somersaults, cartwheels, round‑offs etc.).
ACCENTS AND DIALECTS: American Standard, American Midwest, American New England/Boston, American Southern States, Standard British English, RP, British Indian
Open availability on weekends, Thurs-Fri evenings. Starting in April, 2017, I will also have open availability Mon-Fri during the day.