Ashlea Woodley is an actor and director in Chicago who graduated with double major in Theatre Arts and Social Philosophy from Marquette University and a MA in Urban Special Education from Cardinal Stritch University. Ashlea received her training in Meisner Technique from Andrew Gallant and Sommer Austin at Green Shirt Studio, and she has also training in the P3/East Performance Method. She values truth in performance and believes that acting any role should be, at its heart, honest living and breathing on stage. She has appeared in Number the Stars at the GreatWorks Theater Company, The Great Chicago Fire Festival with the Red Moon Theater, The Seagull at Cooperative Performance Milwaukee, Twelfth Night at Theater RED and many more. She is currently pursuing her MFA in acting at DePaul University.