Grace Riley, Actor

Biography

Grace Riley grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota where a production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the acclaimed Guthrie Theater sparked a lifelong love affair with all aspects of theater arts. She moved to New York to attend New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, studying at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting. After graduation she co-founded a theater company, Wake Up, Marconi!, and produced three shows off-off-Broadway. The company’s original show, American Drama: Pocket Edition, took her back to Minneapolis for the Minnesota Fringe Festival, where its was one of the festival's top ten shows, earning critical praise. She currently works as the Program Coordinator for the Movement and Dance Artist in Residence (MAD AIR) at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting.