"Terra Mackintosh's performance is nothing short of remarkable." - David Belle, Filmmaker and CEO of Artists for Peace and Justice
"As the nucleus of the story, Terra Mackintosh positively radiates." - Theatre is Easy
Terra Mackintosh is an actor, singer and producer from Littleton, Colorado. Her acting credits include - New York: Grounded (ATTENTIONTheatre), Running Interference (Fringe Excellence in Ensemble Award), Frozen, No One Asked Me (Fringe Excellence in Ensemble Award, Encore Series Selection), Fool for Love, Somewhere Safer, The New Hopeville Comics. Regional: The Bedroom Window (world premiere), Beautiful Star and Blackbeard (Triad Stage). She has participated in readings at The Lark, The Public, Playwrights Horizons, CBS and FOX. Television: ‘Divorce’, 'Smash', 'The Ordained' (CBS pilot). Film: 'A Good Marriage' by Stephen King, 'Back Home,’ ‘Reasonable Suspicion’ and ‘In Defense of Wonder.’ Education: BA in Musical Theatre from Ball State University (Honors College Diploma), International Baccalaureate Diploma, CAP21 Summer Musical Theatre Intensive and Scott Freeman Studios.
As a producer, Terra’s work includes:
· “Light For Haiti” Benefit Concert, hosted by Richard Thomas and David Alan Grier, featuring performances by Lindsay Mendez, Janine DiVita, Michael Lanning, Eddie Brill, Scott Alan and Tommy Newman. All proceeds donated to GHESKIO Medical Center located in Port-au-Prince following the 2010 earthquake.
· A staged reading of Jennifer Blackmer’s play The Human Terrain, directed by Lisa Rothe.
· An immersive production of Sam Shepard’s Fool For Love in a one-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn, which she also directed.
· An immersive production of Bryony Lavery’s Frozen directed by Matt Renskers in Studio 301 warehouse in Brooklyn. Produced in collaboration with Matt Renskers, Ryan Krause and Essential Theatre Group.
From 2015-2016, Terra served as the Executive Assistant and Communications Manager at Artists for Peace and Justice (APJ), a non-profit organization that encourages peace and social justice and addresses issues of poverty around the world. She now supports the team on a project to project basis. She also taught an acting and directing workshop at Ciné Institute, Haiti’s only film school.
She worked with Michael Sexton and Claire Warden to develop the Shakespeare Society's Ambassador Program, which continues to provide young artists and fans of the Bard with educational and training opportunities.
Terra has collaborated with Zeno Mountain Farm on their upcoming original movie musical 'The Homecoming' as an acting coach and Casting Director. This project comes directly after Zeno's award-winning documentary ‘Becoming Bulletproof’. Made with an entirely integrated cast and crew of disabled talent, this groundbreaking film will no doubt shift the narrative in the entertainment industry surrounding disability.
Terra continues to live and work in New York City.