Maru Garcia, Ph.D.
Maru has been acting and directing for over 30 years now. She was born with hip dysplasia which caused her extreme pain for most of her life as well as some physical challenges. In spite of this problem, she obtained a Bachelor’s in Art from UNAM in Mexico City, specializing in directing. During her artistic career, she has had the opportunity to lead and manage Grupo Bochinche in Mexico City as well as The 73rd. Avenue Theatre Company in Westminster, CO and The Wheat Ridge Theatre Company in Wheat Ridge, CO. Maru has participated in more than 100 plays as actor and/or director. She has also had the opportunity to act in a few films and some TV. She obtained her Doctorate in Organizational Leadership in 2019.
Learn more about her at www.marugarciaactor.com
Selena A. Naumoff, MDiv
Sina has been involved with theater for over 30 years. She has experience in a variety of performance genres, including musical theater, children’s theater, improvisational comedy, and Shakespeare. She has initiated and facilitated programs for children’s summer workshops and after-school theater enrichment programs. Her most recent performances include Cyrano de Bergerac (WRTC), To Be ORE Not To Be (Till Death Do Us Party), Information For Foreigners (WRTC), The Little Mermaid Cocktail Experience (Fever Productions), Fuente Ovejuna with RRCC Theater, Perfect, Mother (WRTC), Moon Drops with the Jersey City Theater Center New Play Festival, and Fiddler on the Roof (Ovations West Theatre). She was both Director and Music Director for Frozen, Jr. last year (Factory Five Five), and is the Director and Creator of Some Assembly Required Improv. She loves introducing people to theater and is privileged to serve on the Wheat Ridge Theatre Company’s Board.