Victoria Mack is an actor and teacher living in New York City. She received her MFA in Acting from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, where she was awarded Tony Kushner’s Sylvia Kushner Memorial Award for Excellence. Her BA is from Columbia University’s Barnard College, where she majored in English Literature and graduated magna cum laude with senior honors.
As an actor Mack has worked on Broadway and extensively off Broadway. She has also done considerable regional work, including two world premiere Theresa Rebeck plays, Dead Accounts and The Nest; starring roles at Milwaukee Rep, Cincinnati Playhouse, Denver Center, Pittsburgh Playhouse, and 14 productions at the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, including Ellen Tree in Red Velvet this fall; and a self-produced collection of two-person, 10-minute plays directed by Adrienne Campbell-Holt that traveled to Santiago, Chile.
On television Mack has had guest roles on Orange Is the New Black, The Good Wife, Boardwalk Empire, Black Box, Unforgettable, Law and Order: Criminal Intent and several pilots. Most recent film work includes Resolutions, directed by Tamara Fisch, and We’ve Forgotten More Than We Ever Knew, directed by Thomas Woodrow.
In 2016 Mack directed two plays at NYU’s undergraduate Stella Adler Studio: Beth Henley’s The Wake of Jamey Foster and Steel Magnolias.She taught a monologue workshop to visiting Australian high school students through Brooklyn theater company Colt-Coeur; a workshop on Michael Chekhov’s Psychological Gestures at The Dalton School; an eight-week course on Shakespearean text analysis to college and graduate students doing the training program at the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey; and a volunteer workshop on poetry and art to 5–8-year-olds living in a Brooklyn homeless shelter due to domestic violence. She has taught her workshop on on-camera audition technique to various groups, including professional actors and casting directors in Santiago, Chile. She also coaches privately and will be returning to NYU to direct this fall.
Fall 2017 Courses
- FAV-5119-01 Directing
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