Lisa Villegas 

AEA-Eligible

Height: 5'3"  

Eyes: Green

 
 

Resume

THEATRE

Cry It Out (upcoming)

Fefu and Her Friends (current)

The Moors 

touch(ed)

The Last Wife

Wolf Hall

Bring Up the Bodies

1946

A Christmas Carol ('14, '15)

Fallen Angels

Boeing-Boeing

Time Stands Still                                   
Cassandra                       
Blood Wedding                                       
One For the Books ^

Complaint Box ^

Three on a Match ^

Museum of Dysfunction VI                   

Dangerous Liaisons                               

The Rivals                                               

As You Like It                                          

Midsummer Night’s Dream                 

Loom ^                                                    

Bag Ladies ^                                            

Julius Caesar                                          

See Me ^                                                  

Samaritans ^                                         

Our Lady of 121st Street                         

Tecumseh!                                             

Now This *                                              

Brick Wall ^                                            

Boston Marriage                                    

Arcadia                                                  

The Maids                                               

True Story Project: Faith **                  

Tortoise and the Hare's Holiday...        

Urban Death                                           

Antigone                                                

Mick Just Shrugs                                   

Vagina Monologues                               

House of Bernarda Alba                        

Adrienne

Cecilia

Emilie

Kay

Kate Parr

Anne Boleyn

Anne Boleyn

Maxine

Various

Jane Banbury

Gabriella

Mandy Bloom

Helen of Troy

Bride

Vanessa

Margo

Queen

Valli

Mme. Tourvel

Julia Melville

Phebe

Titania

Becky

Carmen

Artemidora

Shaye

Dizzy

Sonia

Bertha/Melocacme

Purelle Swiffer

Young Woman

Anna

Chloe

Claire

Ensemble

Princess Catnip

Ensemble

Antigone

Mick

Ensemble

Adela

Rachel Ollagnon

Julia Traber

Jennifer Decker

Chelsea McCurdy

Robin Robinson

Rebecca Udden

Rebecca Udden

Patti Bean

Philip Hays

Claire Hart-Palumbo

Carolyn Johnson

Steve Garfinkel

Melissa Flower

Keith Byron Kirk

Rachel Dickson

Michelle James

Dianne K. Webb

Rob Kimbro

Ron Jones

Deb Alley

James A. Bond

Jack Young

JD Cannady

Dannette Davis

Jack Young

Eva Laporte

Melissa Flower

Keith Byron Kirk

Adam Burke

Sara Becker

Rob Shimko

Keith Byron Kirk

Jack Young 

Darya Gerasimeko

Krista Smith

Denise Devin

Zombie Joe

Cheryl Hescott

Tom Demenkoff

Jacey Powers

Lucia Castanedo

Main Street Theater

The Catastrophic Theatre

Mildred's Umbrella Theatre Co.

Rogue Productions

Main Street Theater

Main Street Theater

Main Street Theater

Main Street Theater

Classical Theatre Company

Main Street Theater

Unity Theatre

Main Street Theater

Mildred's Umbrella & Wordsmyth

Quintero Theatre

Wordsmyth Theatre

Wordsmyth Theatre

Next Iteration Theatre Company

Mildred's Umbrella

Obsidian Art Space

Illinois Shakespeare Festival

Illinois Shakespeare Festival

Discovery Green, UH-PATP

Vrooman Mansion

Ensemble Theatre Co.

UH-PATP

Stages Repertory Theatre

Wordsmyth Theatre

UH-PATP

Sugarloaf Mountain Amphitheatre

UH-PATP

UH-PATP

UH-PATP

UH-PATP

wow cafe theatre, NYC

Algonquin Theatre, NYC

St. Luke's Theatre, NYC

Player's Theatre, NYC

411 Theatre, NYC

Drilling Co. & Sarasota Actor's Wkshop

Skirball Center, NYC

Flanagan Theatre

* World Premiere, written by Oregon Shakespeare Festival's Scott Kaiser

** Co-written with various members of Visible Theater, NEA Grant Recipient 2009

^ Staged reading

FILM

Nothing in the Nothingness

Katie 55                                        

Love, Enchanted                          
Meet Me in the Bathroom          
East Brighton                            
jane         

Japanese Borscht                                 

Nurse Kayla/Maria

Gretchen

Liz

Vanessa

Jane at 14

Christine

Lead (video)

Supporting

Lead

Supporting

Supporting

Supporting

Supporting

John Grimmet, short

Kennon Hulett, feature

Derek Taylor, short

John de Santis, feature

Anna Todd, short

Magaly del Castillo, short

Eric Rivas, feature

List available upon request.

COMMERCIAL/VO
 
TRAINING

MFA, Acting                              University of Houston 
BA, Dramatic Arts
(cum laude)     New York University, Gallatin School
Private training with Per Brahe, Jeff Barry, Susan Pilar, Diana Buirski (acting); Robert Marks, Patricia Dell, Kisa Parker (vocal)
Additional training at Atlantic School of Acting, Stonestreet Studios for Film/TV, Strasberg Institute, Linklater Center for Voice, American Academy of Dramatic Arts, and American Conservatory Theatre.
Workshops with Edward Albee, Mark Medoff, Leslie Scates, and Upright Citizens Brigade.

SPECIAL SKILLS

Dialects include Standard American, Received Pronounciation, Brooklyn, Cockney, Estuary, French, Gen. Southern. (Student of Jim Johnson)

Languages: Native fluency in Spanish (generic accent); profiency in French.

Combat: Basic Pass in Singlesword, Quarterstaff, and Unarmed Combat (SAFD 2011). Equestrian & Pyrotechnical Safety. (Student of Fight Master Brian Byrnes.)

Other: Valid Driver's License & Passport, Whistling, Vinyasa Flow Yoga, Eyebrow Acrobatics, Bicycling, Works well with Animals, Suzuki/Viewpoints, Dialect Coach, Private Coach, Directing.