Danielle Levanas

Danielle Levanas is a BAPT actor and Teaching Artist with Opening Act, an organization that brings free drama programs to some of the most underserved NYC public high schools. In 2009, she co-founded Asmi International (www.AsmiInternational.org) dedicated to empowering survivors through literacy and creative self-expression. Asmi’s first project is partnering with an NGO in Liberia to train young leaders to conduct transformative arts and literacy workshops in their communities. A California native now residing in Brooklyn, Danielle lives with her partner Carlo and their two pet rats, Dinah and Trolly.