Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Theater Department

Rutgers Actor Presentation 

Abishek Nair

MFA
917-446 9594
Hair: 
Black
Eyes: 
Black/Brown
Height: 
5'7"
THEATER
Bride of the GulfAssistant DirectorManhattan Repertory TheatreJohn. M. Meyer
As You Like ItAdam/SilviusShakespeare’s Globe TheatreSimon Dormandy
Julius CaesarEnsemble/GuitaristShakespeare’s Globe TheatreSimon Dormandy
Portrait of the East RiverNarratorFirst Tooth TheatreMolly-Margaret Johnson
The Accident BookJohn BriganzaTheatre ForeverJon Ferguson
The Winter’s TalePolixenesLove & Duty PlayersMolly-Margaret Johnson
Macbeth Arabia DeconstructedMacbethGlobal Student Shakespeare Festival NYU Abu DhabiAnthony Tassa
RUTGERS THEATER COMPANY
An OctoroonAssistant 2/PaulDavid Esbjornson
(hera)klesIolausKip Fagan
As You Like ItSilvius/AdamSimon Dormandy
Julius CaesarEnsemble / MusicianSimon Dormandy
A Dream PlayThe PoetChristopher Cartmill
SilentiumPerformer & ChoreographerDanielle Liccardo
Five Times In One NightAbelardZi AliKhan
Performance EnsembleThe PriestKevin Kittle
School for ScandalCareless/EnsembleDavid Esbjornson
Love and IntrigueEnsembleChristopher Cartmill
AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF SHARJAH UAE
Rossum’s Universal RobotsAlquistAnthony Tassa
Tabbouleh (Improv Comedy Troupe)Troupe Member
Macbeth ArabiaRossAnthony Tassa
A Midsummer Night’s DreamTheseusAnthony Tassa

 

TRAINING
Rutgers University: MFA in Acting, Mason Gross School of the Arts
Chair: David Esbjornson
Head of Acting: Barbara Marchant
Acting: Barbara Marchant, Kevin Kittle, Billy Carden
Movement: Danielle Liccardo
Voice and Speech: Heather Rasche, Julie Foh
Puppetry: Eileen Blumenthal
Mask: Kathleen McNenny
On Camera: Pat McCorkle

Shakespeare's Globe: Mason Gross School of the Arts Study Abroad Program
Acting: Simon Dormandy
Voice: Lucinda Worlock
Dialect: Mary Howland
Movement: Anna Healey, Richard Cave
Text: Phillip Bird, Farah Karim-Cooper
Stage Combat: Jonathan Waller
Historical Dance: Huw Prall
Singing: Joe Atkins
Historical Context: Patrick Spottiswoode

American University of Sharjah (U.A.E.): BSBA (Economics) Minor in Theatre

SPECIAL SKILLS
Stage Combat (sword & dagger, single sword, hand-to-hand). Puppetry: manipulation and creation. Dialects upon
request. Beginner French, Tamil, Arabic. Proficient in Hindi, Malayalam, Urdu. Intermediate guitar, bass and
percussion. Soccer. Badminton. Cricket. Swimming. Valid Passport. Can drive stick shift.