Heather Shisler

Heather Shisler as Vicki Wellington

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Heather is a 2015 graduate of The Actors Studio Drama School where she received her masters in acting. She grew up in Michigan and now resides in New York where she acts on camera and on stage.  At the Actors Studio Drama School Heather had the honor of studying with great acting coaches and mentors including Elizabeth Kemp, Susan Aston, Jacqueline Knapp, Andreas Manolikakis, Robert Serrell and Louis Colaianni. While completing her MFA this year Heather got to perform one of her dream roles in Fool for Love in the Actors Studio Drama School Repertory Season. Other cherished roles at ASDS include: Maggie in After the Fall, Dixie in The Big Knife, Harper in Angels in America, and Lorna in Golden Boy. This year Heather has performed at 54 Below in Villain DeBlanks a series of benefit performances for Broadway Cares Equity Fights AIDS. Other favorite productions include: Cherie in Bus Stop (Barnstormers Th.), Dierdre in I Hate Hamlet (Cortland Rep.), Cécile Volanges in Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Attic Ensemble) and Cecily in The Importance of Being Earnest (West End Th. at the Church of St. Paul and St. Andrew). Notable on camera: Taught to Hate, How to Rock a First Date, Gossip Girl and Plato’s Reality Machine (recently released on iTunes/VOD/Amazon Prime). MFA, The Actors Studio Drama School at Pace University, BA in Theatre Performance University of Missouri, NYU Intensive CAP21/ Stonestreet Studios. Proud member of Actors Equity and SAG-AFTRA. (from www.heathershisler.com)