Stephanie Nash Acting Biography

Stephanie Nash

Biographies


ACTING - TV/FILM




TELEVISION:
Stephanie has guest starred on Parenthood, Castle, Ghost Whisperer, The Closer, Weeds,
The Bold and The Beautiful, Head Cases, NYPD Blue,
and 7th Heaven, in addition to Carnivale (HBO), Dragnet, Boston Public, Frasier, Judging Amy, Angel, Port Charles & General Hospital. She was featured in the pilot of Bloodline, directed by Peter Berg.


FILM:
Faster, Sisters, Bruce Almighty, Love's Unending Legacy, Cigar on the Beach,
Donor 2347,
Lucys Room,
and won the BEST ACTRESS AWARD at the BEVERLY HILLS FESTIVAL 2013
for playing twins in "Sisters.







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TEACHING
MEDITATION TEACHER
Stephanie teaches mindfulness meditation all over the country, has presented at conferences & seminars, and will teach meditation
to participants in a Harvard Medical School brain study. (Her brain was studied in the frrst part of the study. It's in there.)
MINDFULNESS ARTS

ACTING COACH
Stephanie has coached & trained actors for 15 years. She also teaches movement & body language skills
actors, executives, attorneys & professionals. Steph is an Associate Professor Adjunct at the Art Center College of Design
(where she trains directors to work with actors), and she currently teaches at her private studio in Santa Monica.
NASH ARTS


BODY LANGUAGE EXPERT
Stephanie teaches her popular class "Shifting Positions to Shift Perceptions" at UCLArts & Healing
experientially demonstrating how body position affects our thoughts and feelings.
She also teaches privately - coaching executives, public speakers and teachers - as well as offering workshops to the public.
MINDFUL BODY LANGUAGE

LAUGHING EXPERT
Stephanie was a Guest Expert on a Deepak Chopra show where she taught her unique approach to using
laughter, humor, and positive physical & psychological strategies to help individuals
and corporations create more energy, focus, productivity, enjoyment and well-being in their work places & lives.
LAUGH FOR INNER FITNESS





ACTING - THEATRE


STAGE:
Stephanie Nash has had extensive stage experience and has worked at Lincoln Center,
the Kennedy Center, the Utah Shakespearean Festival, and many other regional theatres.
She has also worked Off-Broadway
& in a Broadway National Tour (of Barnum with Stacey Keach.)

She also did a bit of stand-up comedy in New York City at the Improv
& Catch-a-Rising-Star.

Stephanie is a graduate of the Yale School of Drama.

Stephanie as Queen Margaret

.....Stephanie Nash as Courtesan..... Stephanie as Antonela/Off-Broadway.....With Stephen Keep Mills...
Utah Shakespearean Festival

 Stephanie has performed over 9 one-woman shows
(5 of which she wrote, including one at Bruno Walter, Lincoln Center).
In Los Angeles, her show, "SHE", (a comedy about the things we do when we think
no one is looking), was performed at the Colony Studio Theatre
and again at the Odyssey Theatre.

Stephanie as Marilyn.
White Woman on the Red Road


Her most recent show,.. A White Woman on the Red Road, is her first autobiographical piece – about her experience doing a NATIVE AMERICAN VISION QUEST (4 days & 3 nights totally alone on a mountain with no tent, fire, food or water.... and confined to a 6x6 ft. space.)

This comic yet poignant story is her most popular show to date. She has performed it to FULL HOUSES at the Noho Arts Festival & Yale Cabaret Hollywood, in addition to venues in Malibu, Valencia, and live on KPFK. It was also selected & performed for the Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival.)
White Woman on the Red Road.

In Los Angeles, Stephanie starred in several shows at the Odyssey Theatre
including Things We Do For
Love (by Alan Ayckbourne), A Month In The Country,
900 Oneanta
, Soundings, and Dea (a modernized Medea) as well as Arkadina
in The Seagull (at the Hollywood Court).

Stephanie Nash & Louis PlanteStephanie with Director David Beaird





In addition,
Stephanie teaches acting, movement, directing, Shakespeare,
and
MEDITATION (at her private studio in Santa Monica.)

She also writes - check out her blog:
MINDFULNESS ARTS

and she sculpts, paints & photographs
....when she's not hiking, camping, or loving on her dog.