GREG AYERS is honored and delighted to be a new Ferocious Lotus company member. Before becoming a member, he appeared in CRANE, TWO MILE HOLLOW (TBA Winner for Outstanding Performance as a Featured Actor), and the reading of AFTER THE WAR. He has also worked at San Francisco Playhouse, SHN, Aurora Theatre, PCPA.
KAREN OFFEREINS is a Bay Area native and was last seen in at Custom Made Theatre. Recent credits include Shotgun Players, Ferocious Lotus, Cutting Ball Theater, PlayGround, and SF Playhouse. Karen is a founding member and Artistic Director of AtmosTheatre and has also performed with Word for Word, Playwrights Foundation, SF Theater Pub, and Theatreworks.
SANGO TAJIMA is an artist/arts administrator based in Oakland. She has worked at theaters including Cal Shakes, Berkeley Rep, Guthrie Theater, Shotgun Players, Campo Santo, SF Playhouse, Marin Theatre Company, Cutting Ball Theater, Magic Theatre, Bay Area Children’s Theatre, Playwright’s Foundation, and Ragged Wing Ensemble. Sango holds a B.F.A. in Acting from the University of Michigan.
MICHELLE TALGAROW is a Kalmyk/Filipina theatre maker in the Bay Area for over 25 years, specializing in the collaborative process in devising new work. She's grateful to be part of Ferocious Lotus and this community of fellow AAPI artists. She is a proud member of the artistic company of Shotgun Players & a company member of Mugwumpin. Some of her performance credits include Cutting Ball Theater, SF Playhouse, and Capital Stage. With Ferocious Lotus: Mutt and Two Mile Hollow (TBA Award Nominee).
ALEX TRONO is a Bay Area actor and teaching artist, born and raised in San Francisco. He is a company member of Ferocious Lotus Theatre Company and Red Ladder Theater Company, and the Assistant Artistic Director of Gritty City Repertory Youth Theatre. He has also worked with the New Conservatory Theater Company as a teaching artist. Alex believes in using theater and the art of storytelling to foster connections and transcend the barriers that divide us.