Leila Ben-Abdallah

Actress, improv and sketch comedian, solo-performer, writer

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Brooklyn, NY, 11225 USA

Physical Attributes:

Age Range:

18-30

Ethnicities:

Caucasian, Middle Eastern, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race

Attributes:

  • Female (gender),
  • 5' 3" (height),
  • 130 lbs (weight),
  • Average (build),
  • Brown Hair (hair),
  • Green Eyes (eyes)

Skills:

Accents/Dialects Drivers License Foreign Language
Long form improv Shakespeare Training Singer

Roles:

Film

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Sides of the Track
Dina Ibrahim(Lead)
Munkytown Productions
Annie and Franny
Annie
Live Blaggard Theatre Co.
Group Dynamics
JJ(Featured)
Ithaca College Thesis Film
New York,, NY

Television

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
All Worked Up
Tattoo Girl (Featured Guest)
TruTV

Online & Multimedia

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
X-Box Girls Strike Back
Natalie (Featured)
College Humor Originals

Commercials & Industrials

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Doritos (Spec)
Featured
Trans Fat Productions
The Real Word
Lead
Blue Artist Films

Theater

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Night Shift
Improviser
The People's Improv Theater House Team
New York, NY
How Did I Get in Here? The Beverly Blondell Story
Solo Performer/Writer
The People's Improv Theater
New York,NY
Leticia's Fifth Birthday Party
Solo Performer/Writer
The People's Improv Theater
New York, NY
Stove Hands
Guard
Fresh Ground Pepper
New York, NY
A Diary in Scenes
Ensemble
PEN World Voices Festival
New York, NY
Doon (Staged Reading)
Ani
The Claque
Life Ellipsis...
Woman of Troy
LOM Productions
Tumor
Janice
NY Arab-American Comedy Festival
Sbelling Bee
Jennifer Al-Helwa
NY Arab-American Comedy Festival
Living Mozart
Woman (u/s)
Traveling Lantern Theatre Co.
Let That Sh*t Go
Wife
Live Blaggard Theatre Co./Frigid Festival
Samia's Cup
Girl in Line
NY Arab-American Comedy Festival
Phoenician Women
Chorus
Natural Theatricals

Education & Training

School Teacher Degree/Course Location Year
The People's Improv Theatre
Joe Schiappa
Improv Level 2
The People's Improv Theatre
Sarah Nowak
Improv Level 1
William Esper Studio
Suzanne Esper
Acting/Meisner Technique
William Esper Studio
Nancy Mayans
Voice and Speech
William Esper Studio
Ted Morin
Movement
William Esper Studio
M. Z. Ribalow
Script Analysis
William Esper Studio
Clark Middleton
On-Camera
William Esper Studio
Deb Jackel
Auditioning
The People's Improv Theater
Chris Griggs
Improv Level 3
New York, NY
The People's Improv Theater
Nate Starkey
Improv Level 4
New York,NY
The People's Improv Theater
Scott Eckert
Improv Level 5
New York, NY

Career Highlights/Additional Info:

  • Leila Ben-Abdallah is a graduate of the William Esper Studio Two Year Acting Program. Her experience and training includes modern and classical theatre, film, stand-up comedy and sketch comedy. Height: 5'3", Eyes: Green, Hair: Brown