Edna Lee Figueroa
Theater, Film, TV, Voice Over, Print and Industrials New York based actress born in Puerto Rico. She has more than 40 plays on her credits between Puerto Rico, Colombia, North Carolina and New York.
Some stage credits in New York: With Boundless Theatre Company, "Forty-three" by Mariana Carreño King & "7Days/7Plays” by Kisha Tikina Burgos; besides being an actress in Boundless, she collaborates by translating some of its plays to Spanish and as a Production Manager. With Working Theater, "Bamboo in Brooklyn" & "The Block". With Teatro Círculo, "Láyel" as part of “Callback Series 2015”, "Carmen Loisaida", play that got her two awards: from the Hispanic Organization of Latin Actors (HOLA) and the Association of Latin Entertainment Critics of New York (ACE), "The House of Bernarda Alba" from where she got an Independent Theater Artists nomination. With Repertorio Español, "The Shoemaker's Prodigious Wife" & "The House of Bernarda Alba". "Julian and Romero (Media Killed Productions - Fringe NYC Festival & Theater for the New City); "Broken City: L.E.S." (PopUP Theatrics); "Oh De Sea" (The Internationalists); "Out in the Open-Spoken Word" (Andy Cofino).
Film: "Medardo" (Co-Lead /NY premiere, May/Ecuador premiere, June 2015); "Maldeamores" (Supporting /Benicio Del Toro, producer. Premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival & Puerto Rico's Official Selection, 80th Academy Awards), "Main Street" (Featured /Directed by John Doyle).
She holds a BA in Theater from the University of Puerto Rico and an MA in Arts Administration from Turabo University in Puerto Rico. Associate Artist of Boundless Theatre Company & Teatro Círculo. SAG-AFTRA & HOLA member. www.ednaleefigueroa.com.