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Bio:
LUISA SERMOL is a classically trained AEA/SAG actress who is a recent transplant from Portland to the Bay Area. Bay Area credits: Archduke and They Promised Her the Moon (Theatreworks Silicon Valley), The Siegel (City Lights), Noises Off and It’s Only a Play (Hillbarn Theatre). Portland credits ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
LUISA SERMOL is a classically trained AEA/SAG actress who is a recent transplant from Portland to the Bay Area. Bay Area credits: Archduke and They Promised Her the Moon (Theatreworks Silicon Valley), The Siegel (City Lights), Noises Off and It’s Only a Play (Hillbarn Theatre). Portland credits ... (read complete bio)
BWW Review: THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Photo BWW Review: THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley
by Steve Murray - Mar 10, 2020

Photo Flash: TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON Photo Photo Flash: TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 4, 2020

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley presents the Northern California Premiere of Laurel Ollstein's They Promised Her the Moon. This riveting play shares the incredible, true story of Jerrie Cobb, a world record-holding female aviator who dreamt of flying among the stars. At the height of the Space Race, Cobb and her female peers in the Mercury 13 program trained to become astronauts, ready to join their male counterparts in space and change history, but they never got the chance.

Story Of Earliest Female Astronaut THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON Announced At TheatreWor Photo Story Of Earliest Female Astronaut THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON Announced At TheatreWorks
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 14, 2020

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley presents the Northern California Premiere of Laurel Ollstein's They Promised Her The Moon. This riveting play shares the incredible, true story of Jerrie Cobb, a world record-holding female aviator who dreamt of flying among the stars. At the height of the Space Race, Cobb and her female peers in the Mercury 13 program trained to become astronauts, ready to join their male counterparts in space and change history, but they never got the chance. A favorite from TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's 2018 New Works Festival, They Promised Her The Moon will be directed by TheatreWorks Artistic Associate and Director of New Works Giovanna Sardelli.

Hillbarn Theatre Presents IT'S ONLY A PLAY Next Month Photo Hillbarn Theatre Presents IT'S ONLY A PLAY Next Month
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 12, 2019

Hillbarn Theatre, the Peninsula's premier theatre company, continues its 2019a?"20 season with Terrence McNally's satirical farce, It's Only a Play. Hailed by Entertainment Weekly as a?oehilariously, sidesplittingly funny,a?? It's Only a Play will perform at Hillbarn Theatre (1285 East Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City) October 10a?"27, 2019. The performance schedule is as follows: Thursdaysa?"Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Press night for It's Only a Play will be on Friday, October 11, 2019. Single tickets range in price from $27a?"$60 are available now by calling 650-349-6411 ext. 2 or visiting www.hillbarntheatre.org.  

BWW Review: ARCHDUKE at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Photo BWW Review: ARCHDUKE at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley
by Steve Murray - Jun 9, 2019

BWW Review: ARCHDUKE at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley is Rajiv Joseph's biting satire on modern terrorism filtered through the lens of 'the shot heard round the world'.

Photo Flash: TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Presents Northern California Premiere of AR Photo Photo Flash: TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Presents Northern California Premiere of ARCHDUKE
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 6, 2019

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley presents the Northern California premiere of Archduke. Written by Pulitzer Prize finalist Rajiv Joseph, Archduke explores how one man, one moment, can derail an entire century. Focusing on the cataclysmic 1914 assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo, three hapless insurgents embark on a darkly comic quest for immortality and purpose, unaware that their actions will launch World War I.

Rajiv Joseph's Comic Drama ARCHDUKE Comes to TheatreWorks Photo Rajiv Joseph's Comic Drama ARCHDUKE Comes to TheatreWorks
by Julie Musbach - Apr 9, 2019

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley presents the Northern California premiere of Archduke. Written by Pulitzer Prize finalist Rajiv Joseph, Archduke explores how one man, one moment, can derail an entire century. Focusing on the cataclysmic 1914 assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo, three hapless insurgents embark on a darkly comic quest for immortality and purpose, unaware that their actions will launch World War I.

BWW Review: In THE HUMANS, a Holiday Dinner Becomes a Multigenerational Scrimmage at  Photo BWW Review: In THE HUMANS, a Holiday Dinner Becomes a Multigenerational Scrimmage at Artists Rep
by Krista Garver - Dec 3, 2017

If you want to see what's new and exciting in American theatre, go see THE HUMANS. It will also give you some good ammunition for your upcoming holiday meals.

Photo Flash: First Look at Artists Rep's THE HUMANS, Performances Added Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Artists Rep's THE HUMANS, Performances Added
by Julie Musbach - Nov 25, 2017

Artists Rep presents the 2016 Tony Award winner for Best New Play The Humans, by Stephen Karam, directed by D maso Rodr guez from November 19 through December 17 on the theatre's intimate Morrison Stage. Artists Rep is one of the first regional theatres in the nation to produce The Humans featuring a local cast and design team.

THE HUMANS Adds Performances at Artists Rep Photo THE HUMANS Adds Performances at Artists Rep
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 17, 2017

Artists Rep presents the 2016 Tony Award winner for Best New Play The Humans, by Stephen Karam, directed by D maso Rodr guez from November 19 through December 17 on the theatre's intimate Morrison Stage. Artists Rep is one of the first regional theatres in the nation to produce The Humans featuring a local cast and design team.

Artists Rep Presents THE HUMANS this Month Photo Artists Rep Presents THE HUMANS this Month
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2017

Artists Rep presents the 2016 Tony Award winner for Best New Play The Humans, by Stephen Karam, directed by D maso Rodr guez from November 19 through December 17 on the theatre's intimate Morrison Stage.

Artists Rep Announces NEW. NOW. NECESSARY 2017/18 Season
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 19, 2017

For its 35th anniversary as Portland's premiere mid-size regional theatre company, Artists Repertory Theatre will offer seven gripping, contemporary plays for their mainstage series.  Among these plays are Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winners, the second  Table|Room|Stage commission, The Thanksgiving Play, by Larissa FastHorse, and a limited run of the World Premiere of the epic theatrical event Magellanica, by Portland playwright E.M. Lewis. Artists Rep's FRONTIER SERIES returns for a second season with internationally acclaimed artists from New York, Seattle and Iran.

BWW Review: Almost 50 Years Later, COMPANY Is Still Awesome, at Broadway Rose
by Krista Garver - Feb 7, 2017

Amazing that a musical from 1970 can still feel so fresh. But that's exactly what Broadway Rose accomplishes with their current production of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's COMPANY.

Photo Flash: First Look at CUBA LIBRE World Premiere at Artists Rep
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2015

Artists Repertory Theatre extends the world premiere production of the Broadway-scale new musical CUBA LIBRE through November 15. The show is currently in previews for an official Opening Night tomorrow, October 10, at Portland's Winningstad Theatre, in Portland, Oregon. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

CUBA LIBRE World Premiere at Artists Rep Extends to November 15
by Sally Henry Fuller - Oct 2, 2015

Artists Repertory Theatre extends the world premiere production of the Broadway-scale new musical Cuba Libre through November 15. Due to robust advance ticket sales, Artists Rep has added a full week of performances, as well as additional shows within the originally announced run, even prior to the show's first preview performance on Saturday, October 3.

Janet Dacal, German Alexander & More to Star in CUBA LIBRE at Artists Rep
by Tyler Peterson - Aug 14, 2015

Artists Repertory Theatre announces the casting of high-caliber actors, dancers and designers from Portland, Los Angeles and New York for the world premiere production of the Broadway-scale new musical Cuba Libre.

BWW Reviews: Truth Is Inconvenient, Dangerous in SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER at Shaking the Tree
by Krista Garver - Apr 7, 2015

The truth will not always set you free. Shaking the Tree's excellent production of SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER explores what happens when a dangerous truth is revealed.

Shaking the Tree Theatre to Present SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER
by Tyler Peterson - Mar 11, 2015

Shaking the Tree Theatre opens our first show at our new warehouse space at 823 SE Grant St.

BWW Reviews: MARY STUART Is a Fascinating Political Drama at Northwest Classical
by Patrick Brassell - Mar 1, 2015

Northwest Classical is amazingly good at cramming massive historical plays into their tiny Shoebox Theatre, and here director Elizabeth Huffman has worked miracles.

Photo Flash: First Look at Artists' Rep's XMAS UNPLUGGED Double-Feature
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2013

Beginning the week of Thanksgiving and running through the end of December, Artists Rep offers Portland audiences a pair of decidedly offbeat holiday plays all in the same night. From the World Premiere of Matt Pelfrey's The Reason for the Season that involves a wrestling match between parents and Santa, to the Northwest Premiere of Anthony Neilson's The Night Before Christmas where a hostage elf tells tales of Santa's secrets - these new plays offer theatre-goers a gleeful dose of raucous, very adult, holiday spirit. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action!

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