SAMANTHA GRADUATES FROM
WILLIAM ESPER STUDIO
Samantha enrolled in William Esper's Meisner two-year training program in January 2020 -- just shy of a couple months before the global pandemic shut everything down. Thankfully, classes were able to resume in-person in 2022 and Samantha was able to complete her training in the Meisner technique (Jennifer Monaco & Karen Chamberlain), voice & speech, the Williamson Technique (Movement), Balinese Mask, African dance, and stage combat (Sordelet Inc).
SAMANTHA IS ANNOUNCED A RESIDENT ARTIST AT CULTURE LAB LIC!
December 29, 2020
Samantha has been accepted as a resident artist at Culture Lab LIC to direct a developmental performance of a new contemporary drama: Till It Stops written by London-based playwright Sophie Max. Till It Stops examines love, codependency, and addiction in a mother-daughter relationship. The play will perform in early Spring.
SAMANTHA CAST AS LADY CAPULET IN TSMGO'S VIRTUAL 'ROMEO AND JULIET'
May 27, 2020
Samantha portrays Lady Capulet in a virtual performance of William Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet.' The performance was produced by UK-based The Show Must Go Online, founded by Robert Myles. TSMGO are weekly readings of Shakespeare's plays, in the order they were believed to be written, performed by a global cast. This effort was created in less than a week in response to the global COVID19 pandemic. The performance was done live and the recording can be watched on Youtube.
SAMANTHA CO-STARS ON SEASON 2 OF FBI ON CBS!
March 10, 2020
Samantha Wendorf portrays the NYPD Officer in Season 2, Episode 17 of FBI on CBS directed by Olivia Newman.