Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
- @New York City
New York City
Julie is an actress, director, Host of the new podcast FainTalk, audiobook narrator and an Assistant Professor at Pace University. She received her MFA from the Yale School of Drama and her BA from the UCLA Dept. of Theatre, Film and Television. Directing credits include The Importance of Being Earnest at Pace University, The Seagull, As You Like It, Pretty Theft, and The Vagina Monologues at Montclair State University and The Bear for a 2012 MFEE benefit. Julie has appeared Off and Off-Off Broadway with En Garde Arts, La Mama E.T.C., HB Playwrights Studio, the Vineyard Theatre, the Ontological Theater-St. Marks Church, Soho Repertory Theatre, HERE and Circle Repertory Lab. Regionally she has worked at the Yale Repertory Theatre, Denver Center Theater Co., Old Globe Theatre, City Theater Co., Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, The Hollywood Bowl, Royce Hall UCLA, and the Lee Strasberg Theatre Inst. Film and Television credits include Fare Well Miss Fortune, Bruises, Law & Order–SVU, Law & Order–CI, All My Children, Kidnapped, Six Degrees, Third Watch, Bull (pilot). Julie can be seen in the Radius-TWC Feature, Concussion (official selection - Sundance 2013, Teddy Award at the Berlinale, 2014 GLAD Media Award)
Yale School of Drama. M.F.A., June 1993 , Yale University , New Haven, CT , 1993
Acting - MFA
BA , U.C.L.A. - Dept of Theatre, Film and TV , Los Angeles, California , 1990
BA in Theatre, Film and TV
Awards and Honors
- 2014 GLAAD Media Award- best first feature
- Frameline - SF International Lesbian & Gay Film Festival, June 2013 - Best first feature - Special Mention
- Berlin International Film Festival, February 2013 - Teddy Jury Award
Lawrence-Edsell, J. (2015, June 16). The Summer University Theatre Experience. Master class. College Audition Pro, San Francisco
ARTISTIC AND PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCES AND EXHIBITS
[co-star - episodic television] CBS Television,
Chosen - short film
The Last - feature film w/ Reed Birney and Rebecca Schull
[Featured/Principal Actress] Directed by Jeff Lipsky,, NY
Lily - short film
[Featured actress] Mist and Moon Productions,, NY/NJ
[Featured Actress ] Mastercard- Cohn Creative,, NY, NY
Pepsi - SuperBowl 51 commercial
[Principal actress ] Pepsi,, NY, NY
[Featured Actress and spokesperson] P&G - Cohn Creative,, NY, NY
"Road Kill" - short
[Featured actress] D'arc Productions,
"Happy Yummy Chicken"
[Associate producer - featured actress] New York, New Jersey
[short film - principal cast member] Hayden 5 Media,, Glen Cove, New York
[featured actress] Igor Yankilevich, Director - ,, California Institute of the Arts, filmed in Brooklyn, NY
[Host of podcast] Shrink Wrap Media,, Shrink Wrap Media and Sirius XM studios, New York City
[short film - principal cast member] Hypokrite Films,, New York, New Jersey
[actress - feature film] Radius TWC,, New York, New Jersey
Love, Sex and Death in the Amazon
[Theatre - Perform] Collider Theatre - Inaugural production,, The Paradise Factory, New York City
As You Like It
[Theatre - Direct play] Pace School of Performing Arts,, Dyson - Schimmel, New York City
The Importance of Being Earnest
[Theatre - Direct play] Pace School of Performing Arts,, Dyson - PPA, Schaeberle Theatre, NYC
Shrink Wrap Media on Sound Cloud [Other],
Host of the podcast, FainTalk. A podcast for performers about transitioning into and navigating "the business". Recorded at Sirius XM studios, NYC.
Actors Equity Association
Union of working actors for the stage
Screen Actors Guild - American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
Union of working actors.
NYFC Students Affairs
Desc: Newly elected member of the NYFC Student Affairs Committee
Committee's Key Accomplishments: addressing the needs of student academics, safety and well being
NYF Admissions and Retention Committee
Desc: Member of committee to tackle issues related to Admissions and Retention of students
"Eurydice" at the Schaeberle Theatre
Desc: Director and Researcher for Sarah Ruble's play, EURYDICE at Pace University, the Schaeberle Theatre.
Desc: Taught a week long Shakespeare Intensive for the Pace Summer Scholars program of 2016.
The Markers of Excellence
Desc: Create a document/guide to faculty in planning a path towards promotion and tenure. The document will play a role in annual evaluations and help in measuring the scholarly activity in the school.
Committee's Key Accomplishments: Document has been created and is ready for approval.