Stephanie Nash Acting Biography


Stephanie Nash


Biographies


ACTING - TV/FILM




TELEVISION:
Stephanie can be seen as a recurring character on Jane The Virgin, and also had a recurring role on Fresh Off The Boat and will be seen in Bosch and Snowfall in 2017.

Steph has also guest starred on Criminal Minds, Heartbeat, Parenthood, Castle,
Ghost Whisperer, The Closer, Weeds, The Bold and The Beautiful, Head Cases,
NYPD Blue,
and 7th Heaven, in addition to Carnivale (HBO), Dragnet, Boston Public,
Frasier, Judging Amy,
Angel, Port Charles & General Hospital.
She was featured in the pilot of Bloodline, directed by Peter Berg.


FILM:
A Crooked Someboy, Theatre 9, Faster, Sisters, Bruce Almighty, Donor 2347,
Love's Unending Legacy, Cigar on the Beach,
Lucys Room,

and won the BEST ACTRESS AWARD
at the BEVERLY HILLS SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
for playing twins in "Sisters.







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TEACHING
MEDITATION TEACHER
Stephanie teaches mindfulness meditation all over the country, has presented at conferences & seminars, and is teaching meditation
to participants in a Harvard Medical School brain study. (Her brain was studied in the frrst part of the study. It's in there.)
Steph was also the voice of the guidance for a Carnegie Mellon mindfulness stress-reduction study.
MINDFULNESS ARTS

ACTING & DIRECTING COACH
Stephanie has coached & trained actors for 15 years. She also teaches movement & body language skills
actors, executives, attorneys & professionals. Steph is an Associate Professor Adjunct at the Art Center College of Design
(where she trains directors to work with actors), and she currently teaches at her private studio in Santa Monica.
NASH ARTS


COACH, SPEAKER
Stephanie coaches executives, politicians, professionals, and others in presentation & communication skills.
As a speaker, Stephanie gives Stress Reduction presentations that include mindfulness, using body language to affect thoughts
and feelings, and the use of laughter to shift ones physical & psychological state instantly.
STEPHANIE NASH COACHING



ACTING - THEATRE


STAGE:
Stephanie Nash has had extensive stage experience and has worked at Lincoln Center,
the Kennedy Center, the Utah Shakespearean Festival, and many other regional theatres.
She has also worked Off-Broadway
& in a Broadway National Tour (of Barnum with Stacey Keach.)

She also did a bit of stand-up comedy in New York City at the Improv
& Catch-a-Rising-Star.

Stephanie is a graduate of the Yale School of Drama.

Stephanie as Queen Margaret

.....Stephanie Nash as Courtesan..... Stephanie as Antonela/Off-Broadway.....With Stephen Keep Mills...
Utah Shakespearean Festival

 Stephanie has performed over 9 one-woman shows
(5 of which she wrote, including one at Bruno Walter, Lincoln Center).
In Los Angeles, her show, "SHE", (a comedy about the things we do when we think
no one is looking), was performed at the Colony Studio Theatre
and again at the Odyssey Theatre.

Stephanie as Marilyn.
White Woman on the Red Road


Her most recent show,.. A White Woman on the Red Road, is her first autobiographical piece – about her experience doing a NATIVE AMERICAN VISION QUEST (4 days & 3 nights totally alone on a mountain with no tent, fire, food or water.... and confined to a 6x6 ft. space.)

This comic yet poignant story is her most popular show to date. She has performed it to FULL HOUSES at the Noho Arts Festival & Yale Cabaret Hollywood, in addition to venues in Malibu, Valencia, and live on KPFK. It was also selected & performed for the Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival.)
White Woman on the Red Road.

In Los Angeles, Stephanie starred in several shows at the Odyssey Theatre
including Things We Do For
Love (by Alan Ayckbourne), A Month In The Country,
900 Oneanta
, Soundings, and Dea (a modernized Medea) as well as Arkadina
in The Seagull (at the Hollywood Court).

Stephanie Nash & Louis PlanteStephanie with Director David Beaird