Orlando Rivera

Actor-Registered Nurse-Poet

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Bronx, NY, 10470 USA

Physical Attributes:

Age Range:

18-29

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:

Theater

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
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
With the Assistance
Co-Lead
Dir. Laurence C. Schwartz
Hudson Guild Theatre
Where the Sun Never Shines
Lead
Dir. Joseph Lizardi
Hudson Guild Theatre
Mirror Image
Nurse
Prod. Amy E. Witting
The Producer's Club
A View From the Bridge
Mike, U/S- Rodolpho
Dir. Susan Soetaert
CUNY Lehman College

Television

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

Film

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
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

Education & Training

School Teacher Degree/Course Location Year
T. Schreiber Studio
Page Clements
Voice
NYC
Ongoing
T. Schreiber Studio
Peter Jensen
One-Year Conservatory
NYC
2012

Career Highlights/Additional Info:

  • 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