Performance Resume

Eliza Ladd performance resume (PDF)

Eliza Ladd

Height 5’7”, Brown Hair, Hazel Eyes

eliza@elizaladd,com ,



  • 23 Seconds About John Cage, Ensemble, Dir. By SITI Company, Boulder, CO
  • Desolate Delight, Ensemble, Dir. By Barbara Dilley, Boulder CO
  • This Thing of Darkness, Live Sound Action, Dir. By Randy Rand, Boulder, CO
  • Aliens on Ice, ICE Officer/Ensemble, Nalanda Theater, Boulder, Co
  • Roadie, Yellow Bird Singer, Nalanda Theater, Boulder, CO
  • The Accidental Activist, Singer / Live Sound Action, Aurora Thtr , CA., Verm. St, VT
  • The Language Of the World, multiple roles, Summer Arts, Cal State Fresno, CA
  • Love’s Labour’s Lost, Princess of France, Lost Nation Theatre, Montp, VT
  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream, First Fairy, Shakespeare & Co, Lenox, MA
  • The Comedy of Errors, Antipholus of Ephesus, SPI, Shakespeare & Co, Lenox, MA


  • Casa Cushman, Ensemble / Live Sound Action, NYTW Workshop, Orchard Project
  • School For Scandal, Snake/Benjamin Backbite, Queen’s Company, at Connelly
  • Antony and Cleopatra, Pompey/Scarus/Maecena, Queen’s Company Workshop
  • The Accidental Activist, Singer/Percussionist, Connelly Theater
  • Bury The Dead 2005, Ensemble/Percussion, Great Hall at Cooper Union
  • Lysistrata Project 2003, Pre-Show Musician, BAM Harvey Theater
  • The Master of Prayer, Rebbe Nachman/Ensemble, Metropolitan Playhouse
  • Captains and Courage, Singer/Live Sound Action, T. Schreiber Studio
  • Song of Songs, Ensemble, Greenwhich Street Theatre
  • Scott and Zelda, Madame Egorova, Wings Theater
  • Meet John Doe, Ann Mitchell,The Kraine Theater
  • Dark Of The Moon, Ms. Summey ,T. Schreiber Studio
  • Until The Next Whirl, Denya (Earth), La Mama
  • The Flies, Second Fury, One Dream
  • Time’s Fool, Ensemble, P.S. 122
  • My Throwing Arm, Live Sound Action, Under One Roof


Mixed Discipline Performance works created and performed by Eliza Ladd:

  • Elephants and Gold: Boulders in My Belly, Nalanda Thtr, Boulder, CO
  • My Name is Candelabra and I love You, PAC, Boulder, CO
  • Chicken Man: Who Does the Dirty Work? I do, Nalanda Theater, Boulder, CO
  • Four Ways of Living, Nalanda Theater, Boulder, CO
  • Elephants and Gold 1, Boulder, CO Fringe Festival 2007
  • Fruit Bearing Branch, P.S.122 NYC
  • Blue Bags, P.S.122, NYC
  • Boulders In My Belly, Dixon Place, NYC
  • Pass Me Through The Holed Stone, Dixon Place, NYC
  • Patience My Blood, Dixon Place, funded by an Emerging Artist Grant from Franklin Furnace, NYC
  • Blue Bag Mountain, Movement Research, NYC
  • The Landing, Dia Downtown, NYC


  • Sore Loser, Woman (Lead), Dave Silver, Dir.
  • Venus and Lola, Rocker, Two She’s Productions
  • Math and the Arts, TV411, Percussionist/Teacher, Picture This Television, PBS
  • She Wolf, She Wolf (Lead), Dauphin Productions
  • Have You Heard, Joyce (Lead), DLS Productions


  • MFA Naropa University, Theater: Contemporary Performance
  • B.A. Harvard University, Cum Laude Comparative Study of Religion
  • Acting: Grotowski: Steve Wangh, Andre Gregory; T. Schreiber Studio: T.Schreiber, Mary Boyer, Sally Dunn, 6 yrs. Training, Suzuki (SITI)
  • Singing Performance: Susan Slavin Actors and Singers Academy, 9 yrs. training
  • Shakespeare: Shakespeare & Co. Summer Perf, Institute (2001) & Month Intensive (2000)
  • Voice: Linklater: Kristin Linklater, Christine Adaire, Margaret Jansen; Roy Hart; Lynn Singer
  • Improvisation: Ruth Zaporah, Meredith Monk, Viewpoints (SITI), Wendell Beavers, Barbara Dilley
  • Clown: Giovanni Fusetti, Kevin Coleman, John Beale, Susan Dibble, Karen Beaumont
  • On Camera: Peter Miner
  • Movement: Capoeira, Butoh, Contact, BMC, Developmental, African, Klien-Mahler, Fight, Body Dynamics™


Percussionist: Djembe, Sourdo, Berimbau, Pandeiro, Objects; Musician: Voice, Guitar, Keyboard; Teacher, Body WorkerAthleteWilderness SkillsChefSculptorDialects: Southern, Standard English, Cockney, Irish, Russian