Zora Smith

Actress, Vocal Artist

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.


Height Race Languages
163cm Mixed English, Malay


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


SHOW TITLE Role Network Director
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


  • William Esper Studio

    Two year acting program of Meisner-based, William Esper acting technique in New York City, USA (2018-2020)

  • School of the Arts, Singapore (SOTA)

    Specialisation in Theatre (2010-2015)


  • Accents (American, British, Singapore), Dance (Contemporary, Hip-Hop), Guitar, Music Production, Singing (Classical, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Pop), Speaks Malay Language

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