Andrada Angileri
She/Her/Hers
Nanuet, NY
Andrada Angileri is a recent graduate from SUNY Purchase with a Bachelor's in Theatre and Performance (performance concentration) and a minor in Playwriting.
Biography

Andrada Angileri is a recent graduate from SUNY Purchase with a Bachelor's, majoring in Theatre and Performance and minoring in Playwriting. She is an actor, playwright based in NYC and has recently become interested in social media marketing. Having been known to have a flair for the dramatics, Andrada has dedicated her life to telling stories that often get swept under the rug, whether it be through performance or the written word. The content of her work that she focuses on is childhood trauma, familial abuse, the concept of memory, and how trauma can affect one's memory. When she is not focusing on theatre work, she enjoys writing novels, creating worlds on the Sims 4, cooking up a mean chicken parm, and watching the movie "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" as many times as humanly possible. Andrada can be reached via email: andradathiddy@gmail.com or via Instagram: @andradaangileri
Starting in the fall, Andrada will be attending the Terry Knickerbocker Studio's Two-Year Conservatory program for acting training.

Plays

by Andrada Angileri

In the winter of 1918, Nellie Price is awaiting the return of her husband, Charles Price, from his time at war so that she may host a special dinner party. However, Charles' best friend, Edwin Eckley, arrives early with his own personal agenda for how he feels the reunion should take place. 

Cast:
Nellie Price- 36 years old, wife of Charles Price Edwin Eckley- 40 years old, best friend of Charles Price Harriet Price- 61 years old, mother of Charles Price Irving Price- 65 years old, father of Charles Price Frieda- 26 years old, maid to the Price Household
by Andrada Angileri

An empty subway car. One in the morning. A melting cake. Bridget Osbourne decides to strike up a conversation with Robert Goodman, but her intentions are much more than meets the eye.

Cast:
Robert Goodman- 35 years old Bridget Osborne- 28 years old Jaime’s Voice- 32 years old
by Andrada Angileri

After the death of his best friend, ten-year-old Aidan Harris tries to cope with the grief but struggles with making sense of the situation.

Cast:
Aidan Harris- 10 years old, best friend of Tyler Young Nathan Harris- 40 years old, father to Aidan Jillian Harris- 37 years old, mother to Aidan Keith Young- 41 years old, father to Tyler Tammy Young- 38 years old, mother to Tyler Tyler Young- 10 years old, best friend of Aidan Harris Margaret Goodman- 31 years old, teacher to Aidan and Tyler The Lingering Man- He has no age, only seen by those who have experienced death Therapist- 30-40 years old Various Mourners- 28-45 year olds Various Children- 8-11 year olds
by Andrada Angileri

While planning his son's 16th birthday, Michael Warren is reminded of a family tragedy he wishes to forget. However, when he brings it up to his relatives... no one can seem to tell the same story of what happened to his baby brother.

Cast:
Michael Warren- 49 years old, Charlene and Randolph’s eldest son Randolph Warren- 71 years old, father to Michael and Beth Charlene Warren- 69 years old, mother to Michael and Beth Beth Warren- 47 years old, Charlene and Randolph’s only daughter Audrey Reed-Warren- 37 years old, Michael’s ex-wife Meghan Moore- 29 years old, Michael’s girlfriend Jacob Warren- 16 years old, Audrey and Michael’s son Maeve Warren- 14 years old, Audrey and Michael’s daughter Erin Thompson- 20 years old, Michael’s student Officer Miller- 38 years old Young Michael- 5 years old Police Officers #1 and #2- Early thirties Social Worker- Late twenties
by Andrada Angileri

This play is an accumulation of the playwright's relationship with her father, spanning over twenty years to tell her side of the story and why she was faced with the decision to cut him out of her life.

Cast:
Father- a father Daughter- a daughter Mother- a mother Sister- a sister Half-Sister- a half-sister from Father Neighbor- Father’s Neighbor
by Andrada Angileri

After spending the night celebrating Molly's 30th birthday, Alan and Molly return to their apartment to unwind, but not everything is as it seems.

Cast:
Alan Reinhart- 38 years old Molly Kramer- 30 years old
by Andrada Angileri

Irina Kauffman is transported to a place where, in an attempt to remember her childhood memories, she must come face to face with the darkest parts within herself.

Cast:
Irina Kauffman- 30-40 years old VHS- 30-40 years old Porcelain Doll- 18-24 years old Sunken Mattress- 30-40 years old Marianne Kauffman- 36-43 years old

A Short Play Based on the Poem “The Deserter” by Winifred M. Letts.

During World War I, an English Soldier finds himself at the mercy of his own people after trying to run away from his duty. 

Cast:
Mother: 40 years old, English Deserter: 19 years old, English soldier Soldier: 30-40 years old, English soldier Gunman: 21 years old, English soldier
by Andrada Angileri

A few years before the events of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, Clara Lemlich leads a group of women in a protest to fight against the terrible working conditions that they have been put under in hopes that a tragedy such as the Factory fire will not occur.

Cast:
Clara Lemlich- 21 years old, Ukrainian woman of Jewish descent. Bold, stoic, a fighter. Providenza Panno- 43 years old, Italian immigrant, mother of eight children. Doubtful, family-oriented, a follower. Kate Leone- 13-14 years old, 2nd generation American with Italian and German roots. An impressionable, budding, young activist, a devout follower. Rosale Panno- 18 years old, daughter of Providenza. Escaped the fire without injury.

Successes

"Like Clockwork" was filmed as an independent project on August 17th, 2021, and will be made available on YouTube for public viewing soon. This film was directed by Sean Church-Gonzalez and the cast included Grace McCulloch as Molly Kramer and Francis Pace-Nunez as Alan Reinhart.

"Late, Late, A Very Important..." was selected to be published in Feels Blind Literary Magazine's Issue #6 on August 6th, 2021. The issue can be accessed via their website: feelsblindliterary.com

"Late, Late, A Very Important..." was selected for a recorded performance at the POV Festival, hosted by the Playwriting/Screenwriting program at SUNY Purchase College, premiering on April 17th, 2021. This performance was directed by Andres Vasquez with Mary Goff as Irina Kauffman, Alexander Osani as VHS, Natalie Bogach as Porcelain Doll, Seth Thompson as Sunken Mattress, and Sara Meade as Marianne Kauffman. The recording of this play can be found on Andrada's YouTube channel: Andrada Angileri.

"We All Fall Down" was performed from March 26th- March 27th, 2021, at SUNY Purchase College as Andrada Angileri's senior capstone project. The cast included Andrada Angileri as Nellie Price, John Richard Mateyko as Edwin Eckley, Kaira Rivera as Frieda, Anya Febus-Fernandez as Harriet Price, and Jesse Dickersin as Irving Price. The full recorded production can be found on Andrada Angileri's YouTube Channel: 'Andrada Angileri.'