Other Work

It’s hard finding information about Vera’s other projects but she has starred in two rare short films, several theatre plays, a commercial for Jos’e Cuervo tequila and some sketches for Conan O’Brien.

Directing

Directed and starred in Higher Ground in 2011.

Short Films

The Escape
Vera stars as Dr. Nora Phillips and the short film was produced by BMW Films and was originally released on October 23, 2016. View the IMDb site here.

The Butterfly Dance
The short film was made in 1998 and is under the genre ‘mystery’, no information was available for the plot but view the IMDb site here.

Theatre

– 2002: Under the Blue Sky > Williamstown Theatre Festival, Massachusetts, USA … as Helen
– 1997: Second Hand Smoke > Primary Stages, Off-Broadway, New York, USA … as Linda
– 1996-1997: Taking Sides > Broadway Brooks Atkinson Theatre, Broadway, New York, USA … as understudying the role of Emmi Straube (October 1996)
– 1996: The Tempest > American Conservatory Theater, San Francisco, CA, USA … as Miranda
– The Glass Menagerie … as n/a
– Hamlet … as n/a
– Good > Barrow Group, Off-Broadway, New York, USA … as Anne Hartman
– The Seagull > John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C., USA … as Nina Zarechnaya
– The Vampire … as n/a (the lead)

“What happened is that I ended up getting benched in soccer in high school so I tried out for the school play and I got the lead role. Then I just stuck with it.

Commercials

– TV commercial for ‘JosÈ Cuervo’ brand tequila

Miscellaneous

– Appeared in some sketches on ‘The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien’