AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS
2018 Kelsey Award Winner for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical - "Rose" in Dogfight
2019 Perry Award Nominee for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical - "Alison" in Fun Home
2019 Kelsey Award Nominee for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical - "Alison" in Fun Home
Alexandra was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She graduated from Idyllwild Arts Academy in 2006 as a Musical Theatre major and went on to study at University of the Arts and then the Boston Conservatory. She pulled out of her studies to further pursue a career in music.
Alexandra has appeared in over 30 musical productions. Most recently she has performed in- "Fun Home" as Alison Bechdel, "Dogfight" as Rose, "The Last Five Years" as Cathy, "Evita" as Eva Peron, "Parade" as Mrs. Phagan, and "Pop Musical Diary of a Gay Man" as Mom.
Her Off-Broadway debut was in the summer of 2010 playing the role of "Carol" in "Girl's Night: The Musical". She started in this role in 2009 both on tour and in Philadelphia's premier performance space, the Kimmel Center. In the broadwayworld.com review, she was recognized for her "power house" voice.
In 2007, Alexandra recorded "Glide Like Angels" with Kit Worton at Right Touch Studios for the film "Sirens of the Caribean". In 2010 she was a featured soloist in a demo for the new musical "Highschool Reunion". Most recently she recorded a demo called "I Remember You", to be sent to Barbara Streisand.
Alexandra has had the wonderful opportunity to work with some of the best in the business through Broadway Theater Project and Broadway Dreams Foundation.
She currently studies voice with Dave Barrus and gets coaching from Sal Dupree.
On the days that she is not performing on stage or in the studio Alexandra spends her time working with children on acting skills as an artist in resident at a local school.
Her passion for music and the art of performance shapes her day to day life.