ELISE ROEDENBECK VALDERRAMA
IS A PERUVIAN-AMERICAN ARTIST, WRITER AND ACTOR.
Her most notable work while at Fusion includes co-writing and producing the humorous documentary, The Search for Sexy with Sex Nerd Sandra, as well as writing and co-hosting four episodes of the improvised political game-show, Dumocracy, hosted by Cyrus McQueen.
In 2020, her short play, The Immortal Jellyfish, was chosen as an official selection of The Equity Library Theater Virtual Summer Play Festival and The Sparks Creative Works Women Writing Festival.
Most recently, she wrote and starred in the short dramatic film, F* the M Train, directed by Emmy nominated filmmaker, Peter Gagnon. F* the M Train premiered at the 2022 NYC Indie Theater Film Festival, hosted by the New Ohio Theater. The film was also nominated for the Best Director Award at the 2022 Festival of Cinema NYC.