BIO - ACTING
Trudy Poux (they/them) has been acting since they were 9 years old and, at age 16, Trudy has performed in more than a dozen plays.
As a member of Youth Ensemble Theater, they have performed leading roles in original plays at West Beth Theater (Off Broadway), NY Stage & Film’s Powerhouse Theatre Festival, Byrdcliffe Theater, and in community venues. In 2019 Trudy wrote and Directed the one act play, “Goodbye Charlie”, which premiered at the New York City Thespian Festival, and was awarded “Best Play” and "Best Supporting Actor".
Most recently, they originated the lead role of "Tamarin", a non-binary teen in the short film series, Do Nothings, (Northguild Production/HUDSY TV) which was shot in 2019 and the sequel I'm Okay, was shot in August 2020 and awarded by the NewFilmmakers NY Film fest 2021. Both films are distributed by Echelon Studios. Trudy was also featured in the Shalom Auslander documentary, The Crying Room, and had a small role in the films Girl on the Train (Tate Taylor/Emily Blunt) and Diane (Kent Jones). A singer and musician, Trudy is currently in the process of writing and recording their first 5-song album.
In February 2020, Trudy presented a TEDx Talk on the topic of "Learning Disabilities as a Social Construct", at TEDX Deerfield, MA.