Emily Dickinson struggling with despair in the form of The Master.


Paz Pardo

Paz is a recent graduate of Stanford University, where she majored in Drama. An actor and a director, while at Stanford she performed with visiting artists Lin Hixson and Matthew Goulish (formerly members of the performance group Goat Island) in The Midnight Stratum and Tesseract. Also at Stanford, Stan Lai directed her in his work as Liz in Like Shadows and Yuin Zhifan in Secret Love in Peach Blossom Land. Other Stanford acting credits include Nina in The Seagull and Dunyasha in The Cherry Orchard, directed by Rachel Anderson-Rabern. Directing credits include Romeo and Juliet, Pygmalion, The Importance of Being Earnest, and I Think I Like Girls. Assistant directing credits include Architecting by the TEAMat The Public Theater in New York City. In the Bay Area, she has worked with Theaterworks, Bootstrap Foundation, Crowded Fire, FoolsFURY and the Pear Avenue Theater. Training includes the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, NTI-Theatermakers, and the Orchard Project Core Company.