Mel House

Mel is a NYC-based actress, activist, filmmaker and comic, with a Master’s Degree in Applied Drama from the University of Exeter, UK. For nearly two decades, Mel has been sharing her passion for storytelling and nurturing young artists, while working on projects in the UK, Bali, South Africa, Beijing and throughout the U.S. She joined YANY’s team four years ago, as a member of the national Literature to Life Program, and has since been leading theatre-arts residencies in her Bronx neighborhood. She is a member of the Actors Center Company, where she continues to be inspired by and grow her craft with Master teachers and leading professionals.