Hailing from Brooklyn, New York, mutli-ethnic artist Ava Lee Scott has performed and created groundbreaking immersive theatre experiences with emerging technology in New York. At the age of six, a young Scott was chosen to display her art at the Art Exhibit Salute for Creative Youth in her hometown of Brooklyn, New York. Her creative journey had begun.
Born to Brazilian and Italian parents, she has always believed that life is about the constant evolution of self and her work continues to reflect this belief. Ava has acted and performed stunts for dozens of notable films and tv shows, including creating and performing her character the Gypsy in the Off-Broadway show Sleep No More from 2011 to 2017. She also wrote the book and lyrics and is the creator and lead actor of the Off-Broadway musical, Serenade, which was featured in The New York Times and The New York Times Explorer.
Ava is currently playing the Dominatrix Cassie opposite Paul Giamatti in Showtime’s BILLIONS. Her latest endeavor is the creation of multi-platform immersive experiences, integrating the latest technology with live performance and a scripted tv series. Annabellee, As Above So Below attracted the partnership of Microsoft and The Raven was an official selection of Lincoln Center’s New York Film Festival.
Ava is a graduate of the Sanford Meisner Conservatory programs with William Esper and Maggie Flanigan in New York City, and she is the co-founder and artistic director of Actors Theater of NYC, a nonprofit multidisciplinary acting company.