DIRECTOR, ACTOR, TEACHER

Welcome! 
Please read this page, then scroll down the list on the LEFT for very detailed pages of information: 
Testimonials, Photos and more!


Donna Magnani-Convertino


About the director...
 
 
 
 


Acting:

Screen Actors Guild member 30 years CURRENT.

Working in Film, Television and on Stage


Recipient of two dance and acting scholarships, current member of
The Actors Studio, SAG, IDEA, and 2015 nominating committee member for
the Screen Actors Guild Awards.

 Starring in films such as 
29th Street, Digital Man, Lost Voyage, Suicide Ride, 
co-star and feature in The Changeling, Step Brothers and more. 
 Guest starred in Television shows such as Quantum Leap, 
Players, Arrested Behavior, Home Court, and more. 
Countless national commercials and stage productions.


Directing:

"Ms. Convertino is a directing hurricane!" (student)

"Sitting at the right hand of Martin Scorsese, Clint Eastwood and James Whitmore Jr., studying
ever nuance and directorial choice they made, was like getting a PHD in Film directing". dmc

Awards and Nominations:
CAPPIES
M.A.C.Y.S
Orange County Register Varsity Arts Spotlight Article


MUSICAL THEATER

Dramatic Plays  

Show-Choir

Dance

Half-time shows

Comedy Nights

FUNDRAISERS


                                                                                                                        
  
Coaching:

Private coaching for actors, performers, attorneys, public speakers.
 "to extract every last bit from a performer or speaker
to lead them to their true potential". dmc


Teacher: 

Educating in Drama, Comedy Improvisation, Dance, Musical Theater,
Show-Choir, Audition Technique, Commercial acting, Theater I, II, III,
Film Studies.

"I have taken broken down storage rooms and 
transformed them into beautiful working 
high school theaters" dmc


Programs developed by: Donna Magnani-Convertino:

Above and Below the Line 

The Go-Program

Acting for film, television, stage

Audition Technique for Film, Television and Stage

Comedy Improvisation

Theater Studies

Film Studies

Dance Studies

Dance for Life



Partial list of known actors coaching list:

Lainie Kazan  

Victoria Justice 
 
Daniella Monet  

Alyssa Milano

Paulina Gretzky  

Monet Monico  

Farrah Forke  

Emily Roche ...      



What Can Be Brought to Your School, Institution, Establishment:

CLASSES

WORKSHOPS

FULL PRODUCTIONS

FUNDRAISERS

COACHING

IN ONE DAY, THREE DAY, 8 WEEK OR FULL YEAR PROGRAMMING




TESTIMONIALS: 

https://sites.google.com/site/fameperformingartscamp/testimonials

Or click on link on the left bar.





www.LinkedIn.com  Donna Magnani-Convertino

818 926 9498
dnmagcon@aol.com









Partial list:

Screen Actors Guild Member  30 years- current , Aftra Member 2010-current

Show Choir Director/Choreographer: Dana Hills HighSchool SOCSA 2012-2013

Actress: Film: Television, Commericials 29 years

Choreographer: MTV Music Television, Stage, Commercials, school productions/concerts current

Coach: Private and Group instruction Orange County current

Fame Performing Arts Camps and Enrichment 2000-2012 current

Musical Theater Director: JSerra Catholic High School-garnering 14 awards in Orange County 2011-2012

Drama Teacher: JSerra Catholic High School Artist in Residence 2011-2012

Oaks Christian High School Dance Director 2004-2008
Fame Performing Arts Camps and Enrichment 2000-current
 

 
 818 926 9498
dnmagcon@aol.com