Actress, singer and comedy writer

MFA Acting, Columbia University – Member of Actors’ Equity

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Allison was born in Berkeley and raised in the SF Bay Area. She received her BA in Dramatic Art from the University of California, Davis (Outstanding Graduating Student of the Year) and her MFA in Acting from Columbia University (Dean’s Fellowship for Acting). Allison has trained at CenterREP (Shakespeare & musical theatre conservatories), American Conservatory Theatre (Summer Training Congress & Shakespeare Intensive), Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London (Shakespeare), Upright Citizens Brigade in NYC & LA (Improv 401, Character, Sketch Writing, Musical Improv), Kate Johnson Voice Studio (singing), and with Bob Krakower and Ted Sluberski (on-camera). She has performed in various theatres including Classic Stage Company in NYC, North Coast Repertory in San Diego, and at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. Allison creates sketch comedy, writes & sings parody lyrics, and is one-half of the comedy duo Main Wench. Their mockumentary pilot The Tales of Toverud was a finalist at the Los Angeles Comedy Festival & Screenplay Competition and at the Amsterdam International Film Festival, and their musical parodies have been featured on WhoHaha and Funny Or Die.

 

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