Zora Smith is a multi-talented, multi-national actor, vocal artist, musician and artist.
Zora trained at William Esper Studio (2018-2020) in New York, USA under the instruction of Jennifer Monaco.
Zora is also graduate of School of the Arts, Singapore, (2010-2015) and has worked with professional directors and trained practitioners at Haque Centre of Acting & Creativity (HCAC), such as David Glass, Giovanni Jose, Melissa Eveleigh and Kamil Haque. There, Zora made her directorial debut with a self-written, one-woman show, InLoving Memory.
She began 2018 with another self-directed production, Pioneer Passages: The Stories of Black Women, a showcase of iconic black plays with an all-black ensemble.
Zora often finds herself at the intersections of several cultures and heritages, a source of pride in which she sees all her artistic & creative endeavours come to life.
|PLAY TITLE||Character||Theatre Company||Director|
|Palindromes||Lead||Poetry Festival Singapore||Giovanni Ortega, Zora Smith|
|Pioneer Passages: The Stories of Black Women||Supporting||Method Productions||Zora Smith|
|In Loving Memory||Lead||Method Productions||Zora Smith|
|Merchant of Venice||Lead||School of the Arts, Singapore||Peter Sau|
|Words of My Body||Supporting||Method Productions||Giovanni Ortega|
|The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui||Lead||School of the Arts, Singapore||Paul McCracken|
|FILM TITLE||Role||Production Company||Director|
|Thrift Store||Lead||Independent||Tessa Tan|
|5N (Five-North)||Lead||Public Access Television|
|Runaway||Lead||Lasalle College of the Arts||Charles Packer|
|After School||Lead||Okto||Oak3 Films|
|On the Red Dot: Secrets (Episode 30)||Lead||Channel 5||Cosmic Ultima Pictures, Steady Focus Pictures|
|OktoLIVE! (Season 3)||Host||Okto||Mediacorp Studios|
|PRODUCT/ BRAND||Role||Production Company||Director|
|WATCH Disney Channel App||Supporting||BDA Creative|
|Facebook: Mobile Moves People||Lead||Reel Loco Productions|
Two year acting program of Meisner-based, William Esper acting technique in New York City, USA (2018-2020)
Specialisation in Theatre (2010-2015)