Spotlight: MONICA FURMAN

MONICA FURMAN

MONICA FURMAN by Jessica Osber
Photo: Jessica Osber
VAMOS TALENTO
379 St. Margarets Road, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 1PP
Phone: 07956 809 013
E-mail: vamostalento@gmail.com
WWW: www.vamostalento.com
Location:
New York, United States
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Cook County, Illinois, United States
Height:5'4" (163cm)
Playing Age:18 - 27 years
Appearance:Eastern European, White
Nationality:American
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Direct

About me:

Monica Furman was raised in Brooklyn by her Jew-ish Russian-speaking family from Ukraine, so she’s working out her dual-identity crisis by being an artist instead of a doctor like her babushka wanted. Monica is natively fluent in Russian and is based in NYC.

Short Film Stage Rehearsed Reading Television
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Short Film
2018, Short Film, Angsty Teen Cupid (Lead), Cupid's Comeback, David B. Jacobs
2019, Short Film, Snarky Audition Hopeful (Lead), The Drop Off, Alisha Bhowmik
2019, Short Film, Supportive Best Friend, Kept, El Raven Productions, Christopher Vernale
2020, Short Film, Stupid at Love Millennial (Lead), Appily Ever After, Rob Alicea
Stage
2019, Stage, Ivan the Translator (Bilingual Role), Befuddled 101, Amnesia Wars Productions, Rob Reese
2018, Stage, Facilitator, The Live Devising Project, Fringe NYC/Sitting Shotgun/Cucumber Dogs, Allie Marrota
Rehearsed Reading
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Anya, The Regulars, The Adjusted Realists, Sarah Hughes
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Jane, Persephone, Boomerang New Play Festival, Heather Cohn
Television
2013, Television, Host, BK 4 Reel: Brooklyn Teens, BRIC Arts Media Brooklyn, Irina Khoklova

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York*, American-Standard*, Irish-Northern, Russian*
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Russian*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Mezzo-Soprano*, Singing (general), Tap, Ukulele, Zumba*
Performance:Actor-Singer, Comedy Improv, Forum Theatre, Immersive Performance, Interactive Performance, Mask, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Strasberg Technique, Verbatim Theatre, Viewpoints, Voice Over, Voice Over + Access to Studio
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Football, Horse-riding, Horse-riding (Western Style), Weight Training
Other Skills:Puppetry-Hand, Writer

Training:

Chapman University, BFA Theatre Performance, 2013-2017

Acting Technique | Anthony Abeson | 2018-2020

Dialects | Page Clements | 2019-Present

Rodenburg Technique | Erin Roth | 2018-Present

Singing (Mezzo-Belt) | Alexa Green | 2018-Present