Alison Wachtler

Alison Wachtler

Age Range: Late 30s to Mid 50s

Alison has been a professional actress as a member of Actors Equity, and SAG/AFTRA for over 30 years. Originally from New York she has done staged readings, tours, summer stock, and off off Broadway. She has worked with many notable theater directors and playwrights, including Jerry Zaks, David Ives, Jonathan Lipsky, Larry Moss and Errol Hill. She graduated with a theater/writing major Summa Cum Laude from Skidmore College, where she was the recipient of the creative writing award.

She has been the leading actress in many films, been on daytime television, and was on a late night comedy show. Alison has also starred in movies of the week and over 100 national network commercials (recently for the Farrelly Brothers in the NHL spots). In addition to a number of feature films, she has starred in many award winning independent films currently on the festival circuit.

Alison is also been the spokeswoman for numerous companies, and is  a voice over artist. She has recorded  many children’s books on tape, and has voiced animated cartoon characters  as well.

Alison is available for all Sunday readings in Newton.

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