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CinA Studios
New York City
Cheryl is a unique, multi-discipline performer on the stage and screen, member of SAG-AFTRA/AEA/AGVA/AGMA. She is a stunt performer, martial artist, fight choreographer, action designer, actor, dancer, circus aerialist and puppeteer. Cheryl’s background is in varsity sports (volleyball, softball, cheerleading & gymnastic). She transitioned into becoming a professional dancer and circus aerialist, performing all over the USA, in Thailand, Dubai and Osaka, Japan. Because of her desire to learn and master new skills, Cheryl has performed in everything from: dancing at The Metropolitan Opera, originating the character of Inamorata in The MET's production of Benvenuto Cellini; dancing & choreographing the spanish-web routine in Barnum; performing as an aerialist/in-line skater/tumbler/stunt performer at Disney's Animal Kingdom stage show "Tarzan Rocks"; the role of Kat in the Off-Broadway show "Censored!!"; as Robin Starveling in "A Midsummer Night's Dream"; dancer/gymnast in "Cirque Ingenieux"; puppeteer and dancer for Poko Puppets. Cheryl is a martial artist with training in Tae Kwon Do, Kung Fu and Kendo. All her training and skill sets made the transition into stunts and action design a natural one. Cheryl is experienced in car hits, high falls, wire work, fire burns, fights, weapons (martial arts & tactical). Some of Cheryl’s work in film & TV include: Taraji P. Henson’s stunt double in Proud Mary; Alfred Woodard’s stunt double on Luke Cage; a gnarly car hit on NOS4A2; fire burn on Orange Is The New Black; stunt coordinator/action design on ABCd’s TV show American Koko and stunt performer/stunt actor in the sequel to the hit super hero film, Wonder Woman 1984