11/02/17. New York. Maria will be assuming a new responsability as Director of Education at Corezon Company Theatre. More information.
11/04/17. New York. Maria is cast in the production Acuérdate de mi by Fernando Travesí. It is going to be presented at the Micro Theater Festival in New York on November 17th, 18th and 19th 2017 at Teatro Sea. “There are always those who feel that fate is unfair and they have been left on the wrong side of History. However, they are not allowed to carry out a very simple and universal desire: to yearn for living a better life”. More Information.
06/27/17. New York. Maria is cast in the indie movie The Middle of Somewhere. More information.
05/21/17. New York. Maria Fontanals was awarded as Best Actress by FUERZAFest 2017 for her performance in the play Seis by Federico Roca. The play was also awarded for Best Production, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Play in the festival.
04/09/17. New York. Maria Fontanals was awarded as Best Comic Actress by ACE Awards 2017. More information.
02/27/17. New York. Maria Fontanals booked the lead role (Elizabeth Palomino) for episode “Dream Home” of the show on Investigation Discovery’s Six Degrees of Murder. It will be air in July 2017.
01/24/17. New York. Corezon founders, Maria Fontanals and Pablo Andrade are teaching the first acting class in Spanish at the legendary HB Studio. Actuar en Español is a vigorous 10-week program divided in two 5-week parts. The class will probe the practical applications of Uta Hagen’s approach. You will explore Uta Hagen’s object exercises to solve acting challenges and unlock your rehearsal process, applying them towards work on monologues, soliloquies, and scenes from contemporary Hispanic plays.