Maya Jordan
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I am currently working on a great project with my production company Library Card Productions http://www.librarycardproductions.com/ and I am working on two exciting music and writing projects, details coming soon! 

*This winter was very exciting,  I was cast to do voice acting for Breadcrumbs - http://breadcrumbsmag.com/! 

* In November I was featured in the hilarious web parody on Funny or Die - http://www.funnyordie.com/videos/451ab1edee/the-best-3rd-party-choice

*This fall two of my pieces were published in the magazine All Roads Magazine http://www.allroadsmagazine.com/ 

*This summer has been great! I've launched Library Card Productions, a joint venture with my partner Evan Cardona, after working on many projects together, we are combing our efforts and talents for LCP, check out the site for details - http://www.librarycardproductions.com/

*I was just part of an amazing experimental film project called Waku Waku, featuring me and my poetry as part of a program for The New School under the direction of Evan Cardona, the film will be submitted for festivals throughout the year! What a great way to start the summer!

*This past winter I did a short student horror film called "Micro Horror" with SolCard productions - very fun to pretend to be so scared :)

*Perfect timing for the Holidays! I've just filmed a short cooking special for SolCard Productions called "Merry Wassail" it features me as the host teaching about and cooking one of my favorite holiday treats - Wassail!

*I have recently combined my two passions, performing and helping my local community.  I've performed in and organized several performance based fundraisers in NYC to raise money for those in need in my local community.  I am grateful to be able to use my love of acting and singing as a vehicle for positive change. 

*I am thrilled to announce that I have signed with an agent!  I now have representation with Emerging Talent LLC.  I am very excited about this new partnership, having an agent will open many doors!

*I just finished a wonderful 3 month engagement performing in the musical "Freedom Train"!  I feel very lucky to have had the opportunity to work with such a lovely cast and to perform in amazing theaters all over the East Coast, New England, the Midwest and the South.  Now I am back on my home turf in NYC and looking forward to my next project this spring!

*This fall my episode of the TV show "Celebrity Crime Files" aired - I was cast in the role of a young Mayme Johnson, lady love of Harlem Gangster Ellsworth "Bumpy" Johnson.  Such a wonderful cast and crew, it was a delight!"

*I got cast in "The Sonnet Project" a great film project with the New York Shakespeare Exchange! I'm Sonnet 57.  Check out the website for more info about this great company and film project - http://shakespeareexchange.org/content/sonnet-project

*I recently had a really great callback with Theaterworks!  I love callbacks, they are wonderful stepping stones and very reassuring that I am on the right path!

*I have been keeping busy combining my two passions, performing and philanthropy- in the past several months I have performed in 5 fundraisers throughout Manhattan, including a blow-out fundraiser at The American Globe Theater where not only did I reunite with the Singing Siren's but also exercised my slapstick comedy chops in a hilarious Shakespearean spoof!

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I am pleased to announce that the short film that I was featured in "Never Say Goodbye Twice" just won Best Comedy in the 48 Hour Guerrilla Film Competition.  Many thanks to the creators and directors Devon Riley and Douglas Mackrell for casting me in such a fun project. Check out the short film on the gallery & video page.

** I worked on a fun voice acting project directed by Chrissy Fellmeth for Midsummer Night Toons III.  I did the voice work for the Fairygodmother.  Check out this fun short animated film on the gallery and video page.

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I spent the summer and fall in Detroit and Los Angeles tapping into the film and television industry in my hometown and the city of angels! 

**This past May I was in a rousing production of All's Well that Ends Well! Not only did I act, but I sang and even played a little bit of my mandolin in the show!
The Bard's little-seen comedy, All's Well That Ends Well!
8 actors portray 27 characters! This wonky romp is a fairytale romance-with a twist-and everything you’d expect may go off the rails in every way imaginable.


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This January I filmed "Attractive" as part of The Wonderment Project!

Here is what my director and writer Bryan Dembinski had to say-
"Maya, who is the girl in the piece, was really amazing to work with. She brought a lot of specific characterizations that really fleshed out the script to bring it all alive. Thanks Maya."
click here to check out the video: Attractive-The Wonderment Project


**Come see me in "Merely Players" this November!
The Mortal Folly Theatre presents Merely Players

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Come see me in Cymbeline this Fall!
  I am thrilled to announce that I will be performing with BareShakespeare's upcoming production of Cymbeline in the role of the Queen!
Performance dates are Oct.2,3,4,5,9,10 & 11th!
for ticket info and details check out BareShakespear's website here- http://www.bareshakespeare.org/

**I am pleased to announce that I will be studying under John Basil at the American Globe  Theater's Shakespeare Intensive this summer!
Check out the Globe Here- http://www.americanglobe.org/index.html

** I am in 4 Industry Showcases with TAPNYC in June!
Out Of The Blue - A Theatrical Showcase Of Music & Comedy
Staged - A Thespian Celebration
Melodramatic - An All Comedy Industry Showcase
Love & Laughter - An All Comedy Show
The Abingdon Main Stage Theatre
312 West 36th Street
@7:30 PM June 8-11

for tickets and more info please click here-http://theactorsprojectnyc.com/showcase1.html

**Come see me in "Sticky!" Friday April 17th!-

Plays by New York's top young playwrights, actors and directors, featured in 1 night of theater's hottest party

Blue Box Productions presents-Sticky*10-minute bar plays & music

Bowery Poetry Club
308 Bowery between Houston & Bleecker
Friday 04/17 @ 7 pm
$8 at the door
www.blueboxproductions.net
www.bowerypoetry.com




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