Cecilia is a Chicago-based actor, born and raised in sunny Tempe, Arizona.
Cecilia earned her BFA in Musical Theatre from The University of Arizona. As a company member of Arizona Repertory Theatre, Cecilia was classically trained in Shakespeare, Chekov, Commedia dell’arte, Restoration and Moliere. She is a certified actor combatant from the Society of American Fight Directors in Unarmed, Rapier/Dagger and Broadsword. Favorite school credits include The Fantasticks (Luisa), A Little Night Music (Mrs. Nordstom), and A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Snug).
She spent thee wonderful summers in Grand Lake, CO at Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre. RMRT credits include The Little Mermaid (Ariel), Les Miserables (Cosette), Titanic: The Musical (Caroline), All Shook Up (Lorraine), and 42nd Street (Phyllis).
In Chicago, Cecilia has appeared as Johanna in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Paramount Theatre & Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre), Cunegonde in Candide, Mabel in Pirates of Penzance, and Little Red in Into the Woods (Music Theater Works), Sophie u/s in Masterclass (TimeLine Theatre), Olive Ostrovsky in The 25th Annual Putman County Spelling Bee (Steel Beam Theatre) and as The Ghost of Christmas Past in A Christmas Carol: The Musical (Quest Theatre Ensemble).
In her spare time, Cecilia loves to read and drink copious amounts of coffee. She enjoys skiing and traveling and binge-watching Gilmore Girls.