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Ali Giron

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KNOWN FOR 
Criminal Law (1988) | The Moderns (1988) | Deadly Nightmares (1985)
AKA 
Angela Giron | Anhalita Giron
HEIGHT 
5' 2" (1.57m)
GUILDS *
AFTRA | ACTRA | SAG
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian | Native American | Latin/Hispanic
HAIR *
Red (Long)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
102 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Slim
VOICE TYPE *
Alto
ATHLETICS *
Volleyball | Yoga | Softball | Equestrian  Less
ACCENTS *
Middle Eastern | Armenian | British | Canadian | Texan | New York (Brooklyn) | Midwest | Southern | Mexican | New York (Bronx) | Spanish | French | Russian  Less
LANGUAGES *
Spanish | French
DANCE *
Tango | Disco | Club/Freestyle
WORK HISTORY *
Industrial | Voice Over | Radio | Theater | Internet | Television | Film | Commercial  Less
JOB TYPES *
Production | Writing | Casting | Costumes | Acting  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Arizona State University * – Theatre - Performance 2005 Tempe, Arizona

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • ACTRA AWARDS * – Nomintation - Best Actress Radio Performance 1985
  • Los Angeles Mayor's Award * – L.A.'s Best After School Enrichment Program: SAG Bookpal 1994
  • AriZoni Awards * – Nomination - Best Supporting Actress 2007

References (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

NAMEPHONE
  • Guillermo Reyes * – Colleague 602.882.4850
  • Sunny Bak * – Colleague 1.310.430.2214
  • Jeff McMahon * – Art based Colleague 480.557.9363
  • Mollye Reisler * – Canadian Agent 514.289.9779

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RESUME DETAILS
  • * Ali (aka Angela Anna) Giron MFA


    EDUCATION:
    Arizona State University
    Katherine K. Herberger College of Fine Arts
    School of Theatre and Film
    Tempe, AZ
    Masters of Fine Arts: Theatre Performance May, 2005
    Arizona State University
    Tempe AZ
    Bachelor of Arts - Cum Laude - Theatre May, 2002

    TEACHING:
    ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY - Polytechnic Campus Current
    Faculty Associate - School of Humanities Communication and Sciences: Emphasis in Theatre & Film Studies

    ESTRELLA MOUNTAIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    Faculty Associate: School of Arts, Composition and Languages:
    Instructor of: Cultural Viewpoints in the Arts/Storytelling, Studies of Cinema, Theatre, Women & Society
    GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE Fall 2006
    Faculty Associate - Social Sciences – The Art of Storytelling
    MESA COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    Faculty Associate - Theatre & Communications Fall 2005
    Voice & Diction and the International Phonetic Alphabet
    ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY – Main Campus Fall 2003 -Spring 2005
    Instructor - Theatre
    Introduction to Acting for Majors and non-majors - 8 sections
    Methodologies employed: Constantine Stanislavski, Sanford Meisner,
    Lorna Marshall,
    Yoshi Oida, Uta Hagen
    Assistant to Instructor: Introduction to Movement
    Katavik School Board Spring 1998
    Montreal, QC Canada
    Visiting Special Project Director: Fundamentals of Tele-play writing in
    collaboration with a collective of the Women's Inuit Puppeteer Troupe:
    Inukjuak, Quebec. Text created in English, translated into Inititut and
    produced for Cable Television

    Additional Languages Spoken: Spanish & French

    HONORS/AWARDS:
    2007 - AriZONI - Nomination Best Supporting Actress in a Contracted
    Professional Theatre Production - The Two Gentlemen of Verona - Southwest
    Shakespeare Theatre
    1995 – Los Angeles Mayor’s Certificate of Recognition: For distinguished
    services, Best after School Enrichment Program – BOOKPALS – Screen Actors
    Guild Foundation.
    1987 – Montreal “Mirror” Art Pick of the Week – Art Exhibition –
    Photography – De la rue St. Chrisophe a Ho Chi Minh Ville. Photography from
    the People's Republic of Viet Nam
    1986 – Venice Lion Award – Amnesty International Public Service
    Announcement – Actress
    1985 – Association of Canadian Television & Radio Artists: Jane Mallett
    Award *nomination for The Urchin
    Best Acting Performance in radio – female.

    GRANTS/SCHOLARSHIPS/FELLOWSHIPS:
    2007 Arizona Commission on the Arts –Professional Development
    Grant
    2007 City of Phoenix – Artist Career Development Grant
    2005: Theatre of the Americas Research and Creativity Grant
    2005: Graduate Professional Student Association Grant
    2003 - 2005: Anna Rosenzweig Memorial Theatre Scholarship - Graduate
    2003 - 2005: Hispanic Scholarship Fund - Graduate
    2002 - 2003: Herbert Smith Endowed Fellowship in Theatre - Graduate
    1999 - 2001: ASU Undergraduate Adult Re-Entry Scholarship

    MEMBERSHIPS:
    Served on the Board of Directors for Playwrights Workshop Montreal from
    1983 - 1990
    A BOOKPAL for the Screen Actors Guild Foundation from 1992 - 2005

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP AFFILIATIONS (Past & Present):
    Dramatists Guild of America
    Screen Actors Guild
    Actors EQUITY
    American Federation of Television & Radio Artists
    Association of Canadian Television & Radio Artists

    PERFORMANCE:
    Theatre Play - Performance Stage Text Roles
    2007
    New Carpas Theatre A Mother's Will - Full Production
    Mary - Title Role
    Southwest Shakespeare Co. The Two Gentlemen of Verona
    Panthina/Outlaw
    2007 & 2006
    Colores Actors/Writers A Mother’s Will Mary -
    Title Role
    Workshop Production by Julie Amparano
    2005
    ASU Mainstage We Lost It At The Movies
    Grandma/Dorthea
    Fall Festival of New Works By Guillermo Reyes
    Stageworks at Mesa Art Center La Rosa Still Grows Beyond the Wall
    Nana Licha
    By Jose Casas (staged reading)
    ASU Mainstage Letters From the State of Chihuahua
    Multiple Roles
    Spring Festival of New Works written, directed & performed by Angela Giron

    Encuentro 2005 - Brazil Excerpt: Letters from the State of
    Chihuahua
    Multiple Roles
    Hemispheric Institute written, directed & performed by Angela
    Giron
    Tisch School of Art, NYU
    2004
    Arizona Theatre Company Anna In The Tropics by Nilo Cruz
    Ofelia (understudy)
    Modified Arts Patriot Day
    Multiple
    (Theatre in My Basement) written, directed & performed by Angela Giron

    Arizona Theatre Company A Streetcar Named Desire
    Prostitute/Flower Seller
    by Tennesse Williams
    2003
    Colores Actors-Writers Borderlines Nancy
    Workshop Production by James Garcia
    Modified Arts Metaphorical Medea Medea,

    La Llorona &
    (Theatre in My Basement) written, directed & performed by Angela Giron
    Acoma Indian Woman
    Theatreworks A Delicate Balance Edna
    by Edward Albee
    ASU Mainstage JB by Archibald MacLeish
    Mrs. Adams
    2002
    ASU Mainstage Don Juan by Tirso de Molina Don
    Pedro
    ASU Mainstage Ramona by Guillermo Reyes Senora
    Moreno
    ASU Studio Theatre. True West by Sam Shepherd
    Mom
    2001
    Teatro Bravo Ramona Senora
    Moreno
    Phoenix, Arizona by Guillermo Reyes

    Selected Theatre Performances: 1990 – 2000
    The 49th Parallel Apres Opera
    Karen
    Santa Monica, CA by Michel Bigelox Dixon & Valerie Smith
    Centaur Theatre The Murder of Susan Parr
    Sandra Parr
    Montreal, QC by David Fennario
    Playwrights WS A Live Bird In The Jaw
    Helene
    Montreal, QC by Monique Pelletier
    New Playwrights Without Her Elaine
    Centaur Theatre by Simon Sachs
    Nosotros Waltz On A Merry-Go Round Miriam
    Los Angeles by Eduardo Gallardo

    SPECIAL PERFORMANCE PROJECTS:
    2007
    Estrella Moutain College Promise to Love Me and I'll
    Director
    Promise to Believe Your Lies
    Domestic Violence Awareness
    ENCUENTRO El Cuerpo Habla/The Body Speaks
    Facilitator/Workshop
    Corpoliticas/Body Politics
    en Las Americas

    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    2006
    ASU West Excerpt – Letters From the State of Chihuahua
    Multiple Roles
    by Angela Giron
    Conference: Corporations, the Border, and Justice
    2005
    ASU Museum of Anthropology
    Dia de los Muertos exhibition Tales of the Conquest Acoma
    Woman & La Llorona
    Opening reception by Angela Giron
    2004
    Colores Actors-Writers Voices of Valor – Hispanics in WWII
    Carmen Bozak
    Workshop Production by James E. Garcia
    Performed for the 2004 LA RAZA Convention at the Phoenix Civic Center &
    for the Hispanic Veteran Phoenix at the Herberger Theatre Center.
    2003
    Theater In My Basement *Metaphorical Medea
    Multiple Roles
    by Angela Giron
    *Performed at Caesar Chavez Park in Phoenix for the nationwide and Mexico
    vigil “A Day Without Water,”
    *Performed at Patriots Square for the annual Dia de los Muertos festival
    Sponsored by the Cultural Coalition, Inc.
    *Herberger College of Fine Arts – ARTWALK
    Video Versión Metaphrorical Medea Medea, La
    Llorona &
    by Angela Giron Acoma Woman
    PLAYWRITING & PERFORMANCE TEXTS:
    Letters From the State of Chihuahua - A Festival of New Works - ASU
    Mainstage & ENCUENTRO 2005 - Belo Horizonte Brazil - 2005 - Play is
    archived with The Performance Rights Library, Queens College, U of London
    Patriot Day Theater In My Basement - 2004
    Metaphorical Medea Theater In My Basement - 2003
    Saturday Everyday Winner of The Company Theatre Playwriting Contest
    *
    Sponsored by The Company Theatre of Los Angeles – 1980
    Saturday Everyday Professional Workshop & Reading sponsored by
    Playwrights Workshop Montreal – 1982
    Relativity Professional Workshop sponsored by Playwrights Workshop
    Montreal – 1983

    DIRECTING:
    El Che - Teatro Bravo at Modified Arts, January 2009
    A Doll's House Arizona State University – Polytechnic Campus - 2008
    (Staged Reading)
    Comic Absurdity Arizona State University – Polytechnic Campus - 2008
    The Road to Ruin Arizona State University – Polytechnic Campus - 2007

    Welcome to the Moon & Woozy Woo Arizona State University – Polytechnic
    Campus - 2006
    Letters From the State of Chihuahua - A Festival of New Works - ASU
    Mainstage & ENCUENTRO 2005 - Belo Horizonte Brazil - 2005
    Patriot Day Theater In My Basement - 2004
    Metaphorical Medea Theater In My Basement - 2003
    The 49th Parallel Welcome To The Moon by John Patrick Shanley –
    1994
    Los Angeles & Santa Monica, CA
    Playwrights WS Virgin Eyes/Wicked Ears by Don Druick – 1986
    Montreal, Quebec
    Centaur Theatre WS Virgin Eyes/Wicked Ears by Don Druick – 1987
    Montreal, Quebec
    Concordia University The Hot L Baltimore by Lanford Wilson
    Montreal, Quebec – Montreal, QC
    Ladies of the Eighties Whose Afraid of Virginia Woolfe by Edward Albee –
    1980
    Los Angeles, CA
    FREE-LANCE DRAMATURGY:
    Centaur Theatre Workshop – Montreal, QC - 1986 – 1988
    Trident Releasing (Screenplays) – Los Angeles, CA 1991 – 1995
    FREE-LANCE WRITING:
    The Business of Film (Trade Journal) - 1996-1997
    Big O Magazine – Book Reviewer for a Singapore based Rock & Roll Magazine -
    1993 – 1995
    VISUAL ARTS:
    Herberger College of Fine Arts – ARTWALK – Tempe, AZ – 2003
    Video Version of: Metaphorical Medea Compiled & Performed by Angela
    Giron
    International Women’s Day Conference – Valuing Women Through Global
    Awareness – Phoenix Civic Center – Photographs - A Vietnam Visa -1999
    Gallerie Le Cheval Blanc – Montreal, Québec
    Art Exhibition – Photography – De la rue St. Christophe a Ho Chi Minh Ville
    – 1987
    FREE-LANCE PHOTOGRAPHIC JOURNALISM:
    The Toronto Star – Viet Nam: New Hope Amid Old Poverty – July, 1986
    Toronto, Ontario – Canada
    Photography: Words of War, by Jack Cahill published by Deneau & Company
    LTD. Toronto, ONT 1987
    SELECTED PERFORMANCES: (Television & Film): For further information see
    the IMDb database at the following link:
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0320953/
    The Perez Family - Produced by Arizona Health Containment role: Imelda,
    (Matriarch of the Perez Family)
    The Elephant in The Room Project (a docu-scenario on palliative care)
    Produced by the Mayo Clinic Hospital
    ARTIKOS (Docu-drama film produced by the National Film Board & the BBC
    1990) directed by Rennie Bartlett – role: Evginia Ginzberg
    The First Circle (telefilm based on the novel by Alexandre Solzhenitsyn, by
    the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation 1990) directed by Sheldon Larry –
    role: Serafima Vitalyevna
    The Amityville Curse (Film directed by George Mihalka 1990) – role: Carol
    Dead Man Out (HBO Films 1989)role: Prison Warden
    God Bless The Child (NBC telefilm directed by Larry Elikenn 1989 role:
    Lizzy (homeless Lupus victim)
    The Moderns (ALIVE Films 1988) directed by Alan Rudolph) - role: Alice B. Toklas
    Criminal Law (Hemdale Films 1988) directed by Martin Campbell – role:
    Isabel Fuertes
    The Hitchhiker (HBO TV, directed by Mai Zetterling 1986) role: Maria
    Quincy M.E. (episodic TV 2 hr special for Universal/NBC 1979) role: Anita
    Ramirez

    RADIO:
    The Urchin 1983 CBC/Morningside Theatre Lead Role
    Farmed Out 1982 CBC/Saturday Theatre Lead Role
    A Passion for Young Girls CBC/Saturday Theatre Supporting Role
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