Leslie Meisel

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Leslie Meisel is an actor and writer in NYC. Currently a cast member on the UCBT Maude Team - The Skuntz.

She started studying improv with Martin de Maat at the Second City NYTC. In 2001, she became a cast member of The Second City Business Theatre: NY Company. Her training continued at the UCBT-NY where she performed on two Harold teams – Dr. Awesome & The Rrrrrockets; And was Joe Cojullio in "Cojullio's Pizza". Her first solo show You Never Know was listed as “One of the best shows of 2005” along side Jersey Boys and Pillowman.

Other Theatre Credits include: Savage in Limbo as Linda Rotunda (SHEPHERDS.), We Built This City on Rent Control (Second City NY), The Director (The Flea Theatre) and Blindspot. Leslie proudly played “The Banana” in the Emmy Nominated promo “Banana Basketball” for Nickelodeon. Other TV/Film Credits: 4th Floor: Pilot (cast member/writer), Funny Valentine, The Marconi Bro’s starring Dan Fogler, and A Gift Of Fire: Suzanne Shepherd featuring Alan Alda, Joan Allen and Danny Glover.

Leslie graduated from the University of Florida where she received a degree in Theatre with honors.

She is now working on her second solo show, presently titled Up Next.....