Ana Cantoran

Ana Cantoran

Nekyia Theatre

Acting teacher, actor and art director in New York City, New York

About Ana

I am a Mexican Interdisiplinay Artist and Theatre maker based in Brooklyn NY. I hold and MFA in Theater: Contemporary performance and a BFA in Dramatic Arts.
As an independent solo artist, I create visually strong-but-subtle pieces that touch sensitive wounds of my identity as a Mexican woman and an immigrant. As a collaborator I'm an exellent team player and strive to work in a positive creative enviroment.
My work has toured internationally in North and Central America, Europe and Africa.

Name: Ana Cantoran

Lives in: New York City, New York

Company: Nekyia Theatre

Occupation: Acting Teacher, Actor, Art Director, Assistant Director, Concept Artist, Crafty, Crew, Production Assistant, Set Decorator, Singer, Theatre Director, Translator, Voice Artist and Wardrobe Supervisor

Unique traits: Fast learner, exelent eye for visual design, intuitive, come up with efficient solutions, knowledge of ritual and Mexican culture.


  • Spring Travel Grant from the Network of Ensemble Theaters to Soledad Ensemble for collaboration

  • Saint Louis Fringe, “Gay Fantasia”, Critics Pick and “Fringe Meister” award.

  • Saint Louis Fringe, “Sparkle TA-DAAA!” Critics Pick.

  • 11 Festival International du Théâtre Universitaire d’Agadir Maroc: “Fedra y otras Griegas”, Best Pla


  • Naropa University (Boulder, CO)

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  • Since: August 2015
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