RESUME 

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My name is Ishika Muchhal and I am an actor, singer, dancer, model, and theatre-maker trained in and local to the Los Angeles Area. I am currently pursuing my BFA in Acting at the California Institute of the Arts. I also have experience in communications, grassroots organizing, campaigning, event producing, directing, writing, activism, and advocacy.

(more performance credits available upon request)

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The Fig and the Wasp (world premiere)
CalArts Walt Disney Modular Theater
December 2021

The Pomegranate Tree (short film)
Chapman Dodge (in film festival circuit)
August 2021

A QISSAA with Ishika
(LIVE) Sundays at 12 p.m. PST
March 2021 - present

Marketing Content Intern
East West Players
June - September 2021

Fancy Hobo Improv Shows

Live, Short & Long Form

Saturdays at 8 p.m. - 2021

Writer/Reporter for The Clarion & Logos 
Citrus College; award-winning articles
February 2021 - June 2021

Virtual Concert Fundraiser raising $6,000 +
Foothill Unity Center

December 2020

Our Stories
Breakthrough Docu-series

Ongoing - 2020

A Zoom of One's Own Play

CSUSM Theatre

November 2020

Freedom - Short Film
Pre-Production Manager
October 2020-December 2020

Hostage - Short Film

Directed by Gabriela Alcula

October 2020

2020 Election Volunteer & Voting Rights
Video-Creator

July - November 2020

We the People: Naturalizing Naturalization
YouTube

June - July 2020

Measure for Measure

Short Film, CalArts

April - May 2020

Interview

Radio Karishma

March 2020

Dowry: An Installation

Director, ft. Vidushi Chadha

March 2020

Interview

VoyageLA

February 2020

Spring Awakening the Play
Dir. by Oscar Hernandez, CalArts
January 2020

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"We're Gonna Die"
Producing Assistant, Bootleg Theatre
February 2020

Musical Theatre Cabaret
Singer & Producer, CalArts
January 2020

Tempo - Short Film

Dir. by Sara Eustaquio

Janurary 2020

King Lear
Directed by Brittney Brady, CalArts MOD
November 2019

Fight Song
Edinburgh Festival Fringe
August 2019

Dear Mother Moon

Edinburgh Fringe & CalArts

April & August 2019

Mary Poppins

Publicity Intern, LKT PAC

June - July 2019

Sonnets for an Old Century

by Jose Rivera

May 2019

Nightwalk in the Chinese Gardens
Dir. by Stan Lai, CalArts CNP

Oct - Nov, 2018

Bharatanatyam Arangetram

Solo Classical Dance Recital

August 2018

"Lights"

Centre Stage Inc. 

June 2018

Rabbit Hole

Director, Producer, Designer

May 2018

Monrovia Days

Performer

May 2018

Classical Recital

Centre Stage

March 2018

Tarzan the Musical - Kala

Monrovia High School

March 2018

Stuff Happens - Short Film

Dir. by James Mendez

February 2018

Strength of Our Spirit: A Vision of Anne Frank
Directed by Nate Overby, MHS

January 2018

Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon
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irected by Nate Overby, MHS
October 2017

France Foreign Exchange Trip
Rotary International

August 2017

Into the Woods
Directed by Keely Milliken, Centre Stage Inc.
July 2017

King Lear
Directed by Nate Overby, A Noise Within
April 2017

Urinetown the Musical
Directed by Nate Overby, MHS
March 2017

The 80s and 90s Cabaret

Centre Stage Inc.

March 2017

Heroes vs Villains Cabaret

Centre Stage Inc.

January 2017

Dracula
Directed by Nate Overby, MHS
October 2016