I'm an actor/singer/dancer/yogi based in BROOKLYN, New York! I'm filled with wanderlust and a need to make all kinds of art. Veggie food & sustainability are up there on the passions list, too. I'm thrilled to call this creative hub my home and to be repped by the incomparable Prevail Artist Management. Check back to keep up with projects and stories!
Brilliant and ambitious asian twins fighting for their spot in THE college?! Sounds like a job for The Kreitz Twins. SO excited to dive into M + L in this reading of PEERLESS in collaboration with Azuka Theatre and PAPA (Philadelphia Asian Performing Artists).
Had the best time shooting a print campaign for a huge tech brand. Shhhh.
We just wrapped principal photography for LOADED, a short film written by yours truly. We're going in to post-production now and I am so thankful and so excited to get to share this story.
I got to fight with a sword! And a knife. And another knife. ;) Had a great time on set with Wukong Couriers, my first kung fu film!
first trailer can be found here!
Booked a co-star on a new pilot for Oxygen starring the hilarious comedienne @yamaneika
AWOL made it into TriBeCa Film Festival! Can't wait to see this premiere!
Counterpoint is having its premiere at the Made in New York Filmmaker's Showcase. So excited to see this piece
I am beyond thrilled and jazzed and pumped and all those other things to be joining Lori Kay's roster of kick ass talent at Prevail Artist Management!
So excited to work on my first VO campaign! This spot for Office Depot was a BLAST! See me and the kids in the studio here:
I was so honored to be asked to join a multi-ethnic group of Philadelphia actors on MLK day for a dramatic telling of his I Have a Dream Speech at the National Constitution Center. It was a beautiful day of service and I felt truly moved by his words and the community of diversity we created that day. Happy 2016!
It's holiday time! Which means travel time for me. Off on a little trip around the world. Catch ya in 2016, lovelies!
I started working with Joe Thompson over at Abrams Artists recently. Booked my first gig with them -- Playin' a college girl the new campaign for The New School. Keep an eye out around the city for yours truly.
Refinery29 wanted to do a cool art piece discussing the tension women face in the world we live in. It's a conversation between a girl our age and her ideal version of herself - who better to use than twins?! Dana and I had a blast shooting and it'll be available soon!
On set with Fat Little Pig Production Company shooting a feature - The Reason. About Staten Island youth's addiction problem, it's a movie about the slippery slide from "having fun" to being in trouble. It's a great story that really hits home. I had a great time filming this week with the crew. Updates to come, as always!
Had a super fun overnight shoot for a pilot - Beyond The Horizon! It was great to work with Naomi Pandolfi again. 4 hours in makeup to play Shea. Check it:
SHOOTING A MOVIE! Woot woot. A little bit of sci-fi. A little bit of twin fun. Counterpoint, directed by Robbie Vicencio, is going to be super rad.
Also - found this little gem:
I got to shoot a silly beach day with the guys over at MTV to promote their July 4th programming. I also got to get a tan.
had a blast shooting a new social media campaign for a new bud light bev!
Links and pics to come.
Lofty Dreams, a webseries that I was in, just premiered at Golden Egg Film Festival!
I am so so honored to be participating in Revolution Shakespeare's annual all-female Shakespeare reading! We will be exploring Mr. Shakespeare's words through the lens of a group of ladies on Monday, May 11 @ 7PM. A Comedy of Errors will be presented in all of its hilarity at The Painted Bride (in Philly!). Come check it out and see this amazingly talented group of artists.
There is nothing like working on a new musical. New Light Theater Project has put together a stunning cast of actor/singer/dancer/musicians for their workshop production of REX - running March 19-28 @ access theater. I am so proud to be playing Eurydice amongst such an amazing group of people. Buy tickets before they sell out!
Just had the MOST FUN shooting Cooking with Problems episode 3!
*UPDATE* Here you go! Some zombielicious fun. :)
So so thankful to have started off the year shooting a movie! AWOL, starring Lola Kirke & Breeda Wool is currently filming in rural PA. I had a wonderful time on set! Details about the film's post-production and release will be out soon!
Tuesday December 2 @ 10pm. Tune in to the Oxygen Network to see this girl "playing" rugby and checking out cute boys!
Spot the twins on set for Lofty Dreams!
had such an amazing time at the Gala! Congrats New Light!!
Come see me and my awesome second level improv class do our silly thing on Tuesday May 6 @ 8PM. We'll be killing it at The Producer's Club on 44th st.
Got the chance to shoot again with Ms. Emily Lambert over at Creative Design & Photography. Showin' off some new hair! Photos to come soon -- CAN'T WAIT!
REMOUNT! Stoked to get to play Sam again in Annie's Flies & Dust w/ Chelsea's direction! This time in collaboration with the awesome folks at Golden Fleece as part of their Argonaut Series. Had a truly amazing time working with some wonderful people!
HAD SO MUCH FUN on set with my great friends over at La Machina Films working on a teaser shoot for the new short Blackout.
HAPPY NEW YEAR! So excited to be working under the amazingly talented direction of Chelsea Lockie in Annie R. Such's new play Flies & Dust as part of the Saturday Night One Acts at Cap 21 on the 25th. Come see!
SO MANY CHANCES to come support Leah in her upcoming endeavors:
tuesday 11.19 @ 7pm - Reading of "Going to Viet Nam" - Cap 21
thursday 11.21 @ 7pm - Improv Showcase - Gotham City Improv
monday 12.9 @ 7pm - "Antigone" as part of the Sound Bites Festival - The Puerto Rican Theatre @47th st.
tuesday 12.17 @ 930pm & 1130pm - Leah will be backing up the lovely Lori Kay's one woman show "White Trash Debutante" - The Underground Lounge
Spot the newest Resident Artist with New Light Theater Project!
Leah is positively thrilled to be working with the folks of The New Light Theater Project in their upcoming "The Oedipus Project". It was showcased in last month's "The Darkroom Series" at The New Theatre at 45th St. Under the fabulous direction of Sarah Norris, it is a new retelling of the stories of Oedipus and Antigone, it features the stellar new music of Kyle Norris, and showcases the wondrous talents of many a New York actor. Visit NLTP's website to check it out!
See Leah sing songs of vexation and discord at The Cranky Cabaret. 2 nights only - 8/29 and 8/30.
the black box @ joria studios. 260 w 36th st. 3rd floor.
Lancaster, PA is a grand ol' place to shoot a movie. Thank you thank you Director Chelsea Lockie for bringing me in for The Cold Trap. Photographer Elyssa Goodman wrote about her experience. The movie is in post-production now, but you can bet you'll hear more about it. <3
Leah just had the pleasure of working with Andrea De Brito and the whole JCG crew filming upstate for The Haunting Of. Catch her on the BIO Channel in The Haunting Of...Kim Carnes.
Anyone else a Street Fighter fan? Leah got to be a part of Jimmy Fallon's night of record breaking by being one of the Ryu's for the record of "the fastest 20 hadoukens".
Leah is super excited to accept the part of Julia Jaswani in the new one act play Imperfectly Frank. Directed by Noelle P. Wilson, it will be going up as part of The Manhattan Repertory Theatre's spring one act festival. Catch her starting May 14!
Leah has joined forces with the awesome folks of Andreadis Talent Agency!
Leah is playing the role of "Candy" in the new play The Wedding Plan with Killer Stage Ensemble at Cap 21's black box.
Leah is performing in the musical cabaret Bound For Broadway at The Duplex.
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