BOBBY HOLDER, Artistic Director
Bobby is the Founder and the Artistic Director of The Actor's Project NYC. He has written, directed, performed, and produced many theatrical productions in NYC ranging from industry showcases to full-length orignial plays. He is also the author of OUT OF THE BLUE , A Unique Showcase Book of Hilarious Monologues, Clever Scenes, and Outlandish Sketch Comedy! which has assisted actors win acting competitions and features monologues which have been performed by Broadway Stars and TAPNYC Stars. Bobby graduated with a B.A. in Theatre from the University of West Florida and toured for five years as an actor with different theatre companies. He has appeared in commercials and several international independent films. His New York stage credits range from Fick in Balm and Gilead to Woodruff Gately in Private Wars. He has also written and performed for ABC's television morning show Daybuster's. Currently Bobby is directing industry showcases for The Actor’s Project NYC, writing another one-act for next season, and coaching performers in the business of acting.
Contact Information: firstname.lastname@example.org
RENEE IOVINE, Company Manager
Renee Iovine was born in New York, raised in Connecticut but now is
back where she belongs in NYC. She has been a part of The Actor's Project NYC since June 2007 as an actress, contributing writer and company manager. She began her acting career in elementary
school where she is now the Assistant Director. She has 10 years of
dance experience under her belt including Jazz, Hip Hop, Ballet and
Theatrical Performance and spent 3 years in the Lee Lund Dance Company.
Onstage she was Janet, the Jersey Bride in "Scandal in Manhattan". She enjoyed every minute
of being apart of The Sketch Comedy Troupe for 3 seasons and working
with such an amazing group of actors!
Contact Information: email@example.com
ANN BONNER, Assistant Artistic Director
Ann Bonner is an accomplished singer and actress in NYC. She has written and performed two sold-out, one-woman cabarets and is still writing more! She has performed in NYC at La Mama ETC, The Duplex, The Laurie Beechman Theatre, HERE Arts Center and The Abingdon Main Stage Theatre. Ann is also the lead singer of The Barksdale Jive, her home-grown, rock-insufed folk band. She has a BA in Theatre from Bucknell University and an MFA in Acting from Brooklyn College.
TASHANA FOREMAN, Agent Coordinator
Tashana is currently one of the Industry Coordinators at The Actor’s Project NYC where she assists actors in selecting and targeting industry representation. She also works hard to get agents, casting directors and other industry professionals to attend TAPNYC showcases and events. She is a graduate of the William Esper Studio Two Year Meisner Training Program where she studied with William Esper. She’s a Lifetime member of The Actor’s Project NYC where she has performed in numerous showcases and was a part of the sketch comedy troupe, Troupe 10. She has a B.A. from Hampton University and a M.A. from NYU.
BEN GRIMALDI, Stage Manager
Originally from Rhode Island, Ben has trained at the award winning Barrow Group. He has been a member and contributing writer to The Actor's Project NYC since December 2008. He has participated in numerous TAPNYC showcases thru various seasons, including being a member of the Scene and Sketch Comedy Troupe, which was showcased in "Out Of The Blue" performed at the National Comedy Theatre.
MAX ROBKOFF, Assistant Stage Manager
Max is a lifelong New Yorker. He was born and lived on the upper east side just before turning the ripe age of 2, when he moved and grew up in Westchester County. However Max missed the city and returned for his college education at Marymount Manhattan College where he got his B.A. in Psychology with minors in Drama Therapy and Forensic Psychology. Max has been a member of TAPNYC since November 2010 and loves working with everyone in the company. He can be seen performing in TAPNYC shows, industrial videos, commericals, and in the upcoming horror film, "Torture Chamber". Max is also the Artistic Coordinator and Executive Producer for his multimedia production company Angry Yeti Productions.
BRETT EPSTEIN, Staff Writer
Brett Epstein studied Theatre and Writing at Providence College and is now a New York based writer, actor, director and comedian. His play I
Loved Sam Stone won the SLAM Playwriting Competition and his play Your Mother the Tramp was a top 5 finalist in the Altruistic Theatre Company's BareKnuckle Theatre Fest. Brett also wrote the pilot episode of a TV series called Jaki's Buzz and consistently contributes sketches to TAPNYC. Official Website: www.ItsBrett.net
Joshua Macuga, Mary Clemenson, Robert King, Craig Dourmashkin, J. Boyer, Lori Marra,
Jimmy Brooks Jr., Joe Naples, Jacob Mustain, Peter Sullivan, Grace Trull, Deborah Napier