Bandera Texas Cast
Brenna Horner (Liz)
Brenna Horner is a DC-based actor and teaching artist. Previous roles include: Transformation Theatre: TENDER (Zelda); Keegan Theatre: PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE (Countess - understudy); Everyman Education: METAMORPHOSES (Hunger, Woman, Iris); NCDA: PRIDE AND PREJUDICE (Lizzy), JULIUS CAESAR (Brutus), OEDIPUS (Creon), MEN ARE DOGS (Jane); Compass Rose Theatre: ROMEO AND JULIET (Prince Escalus). Previous readings: Keegan Theatre: THE WILTING POINT (Mina). Brenna also works as a teaching artist in the DC-Metro area and is a 200-hour Certified Yoga Teacher. She attended The University of Maryland, College Park, as well as The National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts, where she completed their two-year training program.
Laura Lee Botsacos (Mary)
Laura Lee Botsacos is a versatile and accomplished actress, known for her performances in theater, television, film, and stand-up comedy. She holds a B.S. in Theatre from Skidmore College, New York, where she honed her skills under the guidance of renowned acting coach Sanford Meisner. With a passion for storytelling, Laura Lee has graced the stage in productions such as "Burt," "My Child-Mother's of War," and "Savage in Limbo,". Transitioning seamlessly to television, Laura Lee has appeared on popular shows including "The Young and the Restless," "Law and Order," and "As the World Turns," In addition to her work in acting, Laura Lee Botsacos is an entrepreneur and the creator of Apollo and Artemis Beauty by Equality, a skincare line that reflects her passion for promoting beauty and equality. Laura Lee’s genuine passion for her craft, always brings her back to her first love-Theater. It is the stage where Laura Lee feels at home.
Amanda Blakey Jones (Genevieve)
New York: Walking Down Broadway at the Mint Theatre; Anaïs Nin Goes to Hell at the 14th St Y; Cymbeline and Love’s Labour’s Lost with Boomerang Theatre Company; Alison’s House, The House of Mirth, Nowadays, Under the Gaslight and The Contrast with Metropolitan Playhouse; And Miss Reardon Drinks a Little with Retro Productions; five seasons with Jean Cocteau Repertory including Candida, The Maids, and Uncle Vanya. Regional credits include: Engaged and Arsenic and Old Lace at the Depot Theatre, and Bell, Book and Candle and Picnic at Sierra Repertory. Amanda has also participated in multiple international theatre festivals as part of the cast of The Baby Monitor with Different Translation. www.amandajones.biz
Chris Robertson (Dave (and others))
Chris Robertson is so happy to be working with Transformation Theatre for the first time. A NJ-native, Chris is no stranger to theatre (or zoom) productions, having been involved in "show biz" since childhood. Some of his favorite roles include: Emcee (Cabaret), Jesus (Godspell), Snoopy (YAGMCB) and Bottom (A Midsummer Night's Dream). Behind the scenes, he's worked as a fight choreographer for several productions and has SAFD certification in Unarmed Combat and Single Sword. When not performing, Chris teaches at ATC Studios, a non-profit acting school in Clifton, NJ. Special thank yous to Lisa for reaching out and Denise for the opportunity! Much love to my biggest fans, Cara and Leora. Instagram: @thechrisrobertson, website: www.thechrisrobertson.com. #supportSAGAFTRA #supportWGA #supportartists