YIQING ZHAO

YIQING ZHAO

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Actor. Playwright

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TESTIMONIALS

John Astin, actor and director, known for the role of Gomez Addams in The Addams Family

"Not only is Yiqing a most talented actor, she has a wonderful ear for sound and is so gifted in speech.She's also a knockout, with a face and performing skills that radiate intelligence, strength, and delicacy."

Genevieve de Mahy, artistic director of Single Carrot Theater, Baltimore, MD

"Yiqing has a natural and vivid imagination, unending enthusiasm and is a pleasure to work with. She is always engaged with a positive attitude and willingness to dive in head first to anything that comes her way."

Peter Dizozza, composer, writer and director of WAH Theater, New York City

"It is a pure pleasure to work with Yiqing. She is up for the task at hand, singing, acting, dancing and costuming. And her intelligence and unique perspectives will enhance this experience."

ABOUT ME

  • Sandra Oh meets Coco Chanel, with a trace of innocent nervousness from Ellen Page
  • I have the rarest personality type--INFJ 
  • I performed two surgeries as an assistant.
  • A foodie and a cook with at least 20 original smoothie recipes. 
  • Most known among my circle of friends for being surprisingly funny. 
  • Pablo Neruda is my favorite poet. 
  • Chardonnay is my favorite wine.
  • Dark chocolate is my favorite snack.

Current Projects

I'm playing "Fan Wang" in the produciton of OIL, at Swine Palace, Baton Rouge, LA, while finishing the first draft of my full -length play "Prompts"

ACTING RESUME

ACTING REEL

MUSICAL REEL

PLAYS

LOST AND FOUND

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New York Theater Festival Summerfest, Hudson Guild Theatre,  summer of 2018

THE TRUTH

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Summer New Works, Manhattan Repertory Theatre, summer of 2018

Medicine Show Theater, summer of 2019

THE PHILOSOPHY PLAY

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Strawberry One-Act Festival, 

Riant Theater, summer of 2019

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