Maggie Bera

About

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Maggie Bera is an actress based in NYC with a BFA in Musical Theatre from Texas State University. At Texas State, she worked closely with film, TV and Broadway actors Kaitlin Hopkins, Jim Price, Cassie Abate, Kiira Schmidt, Michael Costello, Laura Lane, Darren Gibson and Keenah Armitage. Regionally she appeared as Lucy Van Pelt in The World According to Snoopy at Theatre Under The Stars, Les Miserables at Connecticut Repertory Theatre, directed by Broadway legend and Tony nominated Terrence Mann, and as Wendy in Peter Pan starring Riley Costello (Bye Bye Birdie, 13!, Everyday Rapture) and Terrence Mann (Les Miserables, Beauty and the Beast, Pippin). Maggie has guest starred in Showtime's The Big C starring Laura Linney, and has appeared in numerous commercials, print and radio ads.

Born in Sayreville, NJ (hometown to Bon Jovi), Maggie grew up commuting back and forth to be a part of the NYC theater scene. She toured the tri-state area performing the national anthem for the Brooklyn Nets, Philadelphia 76ers, and the NY Mets.  Maggie also proudly studied for ten years at the Paper Mill Playhouse Summer Theatre Conservatory under Mark Hoebee and Patrick Parker, and was nominated for a Paper Mill Rising Star Award two years in a row for her performances as Lucy in Jekyll & Hyde and Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes