Maybe Burke (Rhys) is a director, choreographer, writer, performer, and trans advocate telling the stories that haven't been told. Directing credits: F*ck Over F*ck Under (The Brick), Presence and Respect (WOW Café Theater). Performing credits: The Birds and the Bees: Unabridged (Honest Accomplice Theatre), The Vagina Monologues (Cherry Lane Theatre). Playwright credit: Do You Want Me To Stop (Fresh Fruit Festival). Maybe serves as Artistic Associate of Honest Accomplice Theatre and General Manager of Truth in Lies. BA Directing, Pace University. maybeburke.com @believeinmaybe
Russell Peck (Phinn, AKA Fantasia Fabulous) is thrilled to be a part of Facades! He is a NYC-based actor and performance artist. He graduated with a BFA in Drama from NYU Tisch School of the Arts, where he studied with the Experimental Theatre Wing, ITW Amsterdam, and Trinity College in Dublin. He is a member of two theatre companies, Theater In Asylum and the BASiC Theatre Project. Previous credits include Coriolanus, Frankenstein, Gross Indencency, Streetcar Named Desire, Trojan Women, Fuente Ovejuna, and Company. Russell has performed at Theatre Row, Abingdon Theatre, NYTW, Joe's Pub, The Flea, Abrons Art Center, and Under St. Marks. Proud member of Actors' Equity. russellrpeck.com
Raquel Nicole Jeté (Tiara Anderson- Anderson) Originally from Northern California, she is new to NYC and excited to be a part of Façades! She holds a BFA in Musical Theater and has been seen in shows such as: Legally Blonde (Pilar), Kiss Me Kate (Hattie), The Tempest (Ariel) and The Wiz (Dorothy). Raquel is also a singer/songwriter and is currently recording her debut EP.
Follow her: @RaquelNicoleJete
Dana Bruton (Lucy Sherman)) is a NYC trained and experienced actor returning to her love of acting after a brief 19 year hiatus to raise her family. Since making her comeback in January of 2015, her recent roles have included roles as a news reporter, Michelle Schmidt in Iron Horse Cinema's (Google Award Recipient) in the popular gaming app, Five Night's @ Freddy's. She just completed filming an upcoming docu-style horror/thriller with Invasive Films, The Unexplained Disappearance of Karla Marx as a news reporter -- and most recently cast as a News Anchor in the upcoming feature short "Moon Justice" directed by Mike Williams.
Tallie DuBois as Madeleine.
Ivy Elwell (Lorin) is an actress and performer newly based in NYC. Originally a theatre baby, Ivy has found a passion and excitement for film and is excited to be part of Facades. Besides acting, some of her other favorite things include food, traveling, discovering new music, and hearing different languages as she walks down the street. BFA Acting, Boston University. ivyelwell.com
Emily Evans (Emily) is an actress, singer, and dancer, newly based in NYC. She recently graduated from the University of Vermont with a dual degree in Theatre and English. Previous film work includes Encryption Pilot Episode (UKC Productions), and Morning (Bence Bardos Film). Other recent works include Legally Blonde (Vivienne), Spamalot (Featured Dancer), The Heidi Chronicles (Becky/Clara/Denice), Arabian Nights (Girl in Garden etc.).
Adriana Figueroa (Violet) discovered her love of performing at a very young age. Driven and willing, three years ago she accomplished her goal of moving to New York City to follow her dreams. She was pleased to be accepted to the prestigious American Academy of Dramatic Arts where she graduated their two year conservatory program, winning the 'Angel Award' for her hard work at the academy. Recently she performed at a 'Bound for Broadway' Showcase, has taken on classes with Michael Luggio, has been apart of a few film/theatre projects at NYU Tisch and is now ecstatic to be apart of the Façades cast!
Kyle Glasow (Tiara's PA), a recent transplanted from the Bay Area, CA, studies with the Atlantic Theater Company and is a graduate of the SFSU Cinema Program. His favorite pastime is citi-biking around town. Don’t run him over.
Kristina Mueller (Kylee) is an NYC based actress, originally from Munich, Germany. Just recently, she wrapped Season 2 of the award winning web series that she produced/wrote/starred in with her friends Calaine Schafer and Laura Archer called BE Bettina & Elaine (www.BEtheseries.com). SELECTED THEATRE: Both My Grandfathers (Lincoln Center), Grasses of a Thousand Colors (The Public Theater), Marvellous (FringeNYC); FILM: Adam's Pineapple (Official Selection at Short Film Corner at Cannes), Wet Behind the Ears (available on iTunes!). These days when she is not acting, Kristina is most likely eating dessert, writing a screenplay about the ridiculosity of body image in this country, watching Seinfeld, or trying to figure out how to snag tickets to Benedict Cumberbatch's Hamlet and/or get cast in Sherlock. BFA: NYU/RADA. www.k-mueller.com
Molly O’Brien (Molly) is a New York city based actor hailing from just outside of Boston, Massachusetts. Molly is entering her final year studying at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts pursuing a BFA in Acting. Molly has recently been seen in short films such as Crabsman and My Period Piece as well as multiple stage productions. Recent credits include: Greek Chorus in The Illiad (The Continuum Company), Nurse in Romeo & Juliet (NYU Tisch-The Classical Studio), and Mrs. Potts in Picnic (NYU Tisch-Meisner Studio). Love to her friends and family for keeping her grounded.
Korinne Winter (Alli) is an actress who graduated from Columbia University in May with a BA in theatre and concentrations in acting and film. She produced, directed, and wrote a parody video entitled Blank Slate (Blank Space 2015 Oscars Commentary); the video was published for Indiewire's Women and Hollywood and featured on Upworthy, The Hollywood Reporter, Viral Women and more. She also recently produced and played a leading role in the short film, Edge of the Woods. Additionally, some college production highlights include; Juror #8 in Twelve Angry Men, and Sandra in Joyriders. To learn more about Korinne, visit her website, www.korinnewinter.com