Advanced Actor Combatant
Claire Allegra Taylor (Actor Combatant) is an actor and educator. Most recently, Claire appeared as in The Resolute (Elizabeth) with Infinite Variety Productions (NYC) produced by the Wyoming Theatre Festival. She spent eight months on Tour 68 of the National Players (Olney Theatre Center) performing in Hamlet (Ophelia), The Giver (Lily), The Grapes of Wrath (Floyd/Ensemble). CHICAGO: Remy Bumppo Theatre Company: Pirandello’s Henry IV (u/s Frida, perf.), Rat & Thief: Carnivores…?, Paragon Sci Fi Theatre Festival: Universal Language. Claire is a certified Advanced Actor Combatant with the SAFD. She performed a co-written and fight-choreographed play at Nothing Special Productions’s event Fight Night: Valkyries. OTHER CREDITS: Portola Valley Theatre Conservatory: Our Town (Emily), The Wizard of Oz (Dorothy). The Theatre School: Crime and Punishment (Sonia), Failure: A Love Story (Gertrude), The Great God Pan (Paige). EDUCATION: BFA in Acting and BA in Relational Communication from DePaul University. Short Course certification in Shakespeare from L.A.M.D.A. Certified Meisner Teacher from the True Acting Institute.