Ana Marie Calise is an actress, singer, and editor.
She was born in Plymouth, Massachusetts and grew up in Rhode Island. She is Portuguese and Italian. She is a third generation American on both sides of her family.
She recently graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drama. Ana cherished her time as a drama major at Tisch School of the Arts. Within Tisch, she studied at the Lee Strasberg Institute, The New Studio on Broadway (Musical Theatre), and Stonestreet Studios. At NYU, she studied with
Randy Graff, Ted Sluberski, Vance Barber, Kent Gash, and Geoffrey Horne.
Ana has done an extensive amount of theatre in Rhode Island and New York City. Recently, Ana has had leading and supporting roles in a variety of independent films including "That's E" and "The Perfect Fit". She also wrote and starred in "A Different Kind of Animal". The film was produced by Blue Slate Films and she starred alongside Robert Capron (Diary of a Wimpy Kid).
Ana interned with MJB Productions and City Headshots from 2013-2014. She also held an internship with TACT (The Actor's Company Theater) in late 2014 to early 2015. Ana was also a Student ambassador for Signature Theatre's 2015-2016 season.