Orlando Rivera

Actor-Registered Nurse-Poet

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Bronx, NY, 10470 USA

Links:

Website IMDB  

Physical Attributes:

Age Range:

22-30

Ethnicities:

Hispanic

Attributes:

  • Male (gender),
  • 5' 10" (height),
  • 170 lbs (weight),
  • Average (build),
  • Black Hair (hair),
  • Brown Eyes (eyes)

Representation:

Agent

  • NJ

Skills:

Abstract Painting Athletic Bronx & NY accents
Drivers License Fishing Licensed Critical-Care Registered Nurse
Poetry Rapper Shakespeare Training
Wrestling   

Roles:

Film

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Dynamite: A Cautionary Tale
Featured
Tate Steinsiek / Ironclad Pictures
NYC Feature Film
Sacha
Lead
Dir. Bren Patrick Burke
NYC
The Execution
Supporting
Prod./Dir. Ramon Pesante
BET Short Indie
Lost in Chinatown
Supporting
Dir. Michael Kosche
NYU Junior Thesis
Other Alternative
Lead
Dir. Diego Ostolaza
NYFA Thesis Film

Television

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Celebrity Ghost Stories
Principal
Prod. Jarrett Creative Group
The Biography Channel

Theater

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Marfa Lights
Jorge
Dir. Daniel Jacquéz
INTAR Theater
La Puta Vida
Papo
Dir. Robert Ramos
Teatro LATEA
The Recommendation by Jonathan Caren
Dwight
Dir. Kel Haney
The Flea Theater
a cautionary tail by christopher oscar peña
Ensemble
Dir. Benjamin Kamine
The Flea Theater
Thomas Bradshaw's JOB
Son, Messenger, u/s- Joshua, Joseph, Andrew
Dir. Benjamin Kamine
The Flea Theater
The Juarez Project
Mango
Dir. Danya Taymor
The Flea Theater
The Pillowman
Michal
Dir. Laura Moss
The Barrow Mansion, NJ
Romeo & Juliet
Montague
Dir. Liz Carlson & Kel Haney
The Flea Theater
The Balcony
Roger
Dir. Frank Licato, Prod. Horizon Theatre Rep
The ArcLight Theatre
Balm in Gilead
Carlo/David
Dir. Peter Jenson
T. Schreiber Studio
serials@theflea
Various
Prod. The Bats
The Flea Theater
Ashley's Birthday
Supporting
Dir. Brendan Burke
Bowery Poetry Club
Paula's Visitor
Lead
Dir. Laurence C. Schwartz
Theatre at St. Clements
Where the Sun Never Shines
Lead
Dir. Joseph Lizardi
Hudson Guild Theatre

Education & Training

School Teacher Degree/Course Location Year
T. Schreiber Studio
Robert Verlaque / Peter Miner
Adv. On-Camera
NYC
Movement Theater Studio
Virginia Wolfe
Clown
NYC
T. Schreiber Studio
Page Clements
Shakespeare
NYC
T. Schreiber Studio
Page Clements
Voice
NYC
T. Schreiber Studio
Peter Jensen
Adv. Scene Study
NYC

Career Highlights/Additional Info:

  • UNIT52 member: Resident Young Acting Company of the INTAR Theater
  • The NY Times & Time Out New York Critic’s Pick- "JOB by Thomas Bradshaw", The Flea Theater
  • Member of the Bats, June 2012: Resident Acting Company of the Flea Theater, NYC
  • NYIT Winner of Outstanding Production of an Off-Off Broadway Play, including seven nominations from the 2011 NY Innovative Theatre Awards- "Balm in Gilead", T. Schreiber Studio
  • Backstage Reader's Choice Runner Up for Best Performance of 2011- The cast of "Balm in Gilead", T. Schreiber Studio