Born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Nicolle Márquez is an internationally educated actress with performance training achieved in the United States and Argentina. She began her career in Buenos Aires, as a physical theater performer, exploring biomechanics, acrobatics and modern dance.
Currently based in New York City, Nicolle recently graduated with a Master’s Degree in Theater from Hunter College where she focused on the history, theory and practice of theater, in special regards to the Western avant-garde. Moreover, her curiosity for experimental ways of exploring storytelling and performance has led her to start a dialogue in the world of independent film, both as an actress and filmmaker.
Her most recent work include a lead role in “Secrets of the Old Bridge” (2018), an immersive theatrical performance directed by Astrid Lark; a supporting role in the feature film “Leda” (2019) by Samuel Tressler; a lead role in the short film “The Widow” by Eva Depoorter (2019); and directorial work in “La Ciudad del Silencio” (2019), a short documentary that is currently in post-production.
The Geometries of Desire - Anthology Film Archives, New York - January 23rd, 2019
The Widow - Queens World Festival at the Museum of Moving Image, New York - March 23rd, 2019