Allyson Jean Malandra
Actor / Singer / Dancer AEA
Allyson Jean Malandra is a New York based actor-singer-dancer-clown-musician extraordinaire. Originally from Philadelphia, PA, where she spent most of her childhood days singing on tabletops for her family and choreographing dances to Paula Abdul in her basement. A graduate from The University of Iowa with her MFA in Acting, Allyson also holds a BFA in Music Theatre from Shenandoah Conservatory of Music. In addition to her degrees, she spent two months studying abroad at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London.
Some favorite roles include Amy Macklin in Dry Land, Kate Hardcastle in She Stoops To Conquer, and Roxie Hart in Chicago. Above all, Allyson absolutely loves creating new work. She has been a singer and a pianist for over 20 years, and she also plays the oboe, viola, marimba, and various other auxiliary percussion instruments. When she's not performing, Allyson loves to practice yoga and ride horses.
For more information contact Allyson at: AllysonJeanMalandra@gmail.com