Claire Allegra Taylor

Actor Combatant

Claire Allegra Taylor (Actor Combatant) REGIONAL: National Players at Olney Theatre Center: Hamlet (Ophelia), The Grapes of Wrath (Narrator/Granma/Floyd), The Giver (Lily); Remy Bumppo Theatre Company: Pirandello’s Henry IV (u/s Frida, performing); Rat & Thief: Carnivores…? (Cecily); Portola Valley Theatre Conservatory: Our Town (Emily), The Wizard of Oz (Dorothy); Paragon Sci Fi Theatre Festival: Universal Language. ACADEMIC: The Theatre School: Crime and Punishment (Sonia), Failure: A Love Story (Gertrude), The Great God Pan (Paige). Claire is a certified Actor Combatant with the SAFD. She attended Winter Wonderland 2017 and performed a co-written and fight-choreographed play at Nothing Special Productions’s event Fight Night: Valkyries. EDUCATION: BFA in Acting and BA in Relational Communication from DePaul University. Short Course certification in Shakespeare from L.A.M.D.A.


You can currently see Claire as part of Tour 68 of the National Players, America's longest-running touring company, teaching and performing in 26 states across the country. www.nationalplayers.org


Skill Proficiency History

Date Weapon Location Grade

DePaul Spring 2016 SPT

May 26, 2016 Rapier and Dagger Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass
May 26, 2016 Broadsword Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass
May 26, 2016 Quarterstaff Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass
May 26, 2016 Small Sword Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass

3/10/2016 DePaul Theatre School

Mar 10, 2016 Rapier and Dagger Chicago, Illinois Basic Pass
Mar 10, 2016 Small Sword Chicago, Illinois Basic Pass
Mar 10, 2016 Unarmed Chicago, Illinois Recommended Pass