This is Monique's second production at Theater In The Heights. She was in last seasons production of "Belles" for
which she received an Elly nomination this year for her performance of Aneece. This is her second nomination and
she also earned an Outstanding Achievement award from SARTA for her role as Madame Le Coq in
"Murder By Membership Only" last year.
She has a Theater Arts degree and worked and lived in LA for 8 years as an actress, make-up artist and location scout.
She studied Shakespear in Ashland, Oregon for 6 years (home of the Oregon Shakespear Festival) attending summer
workshops.She is an accomplished violinist, plays viola and standing bass and also studied voice and piano.
She is a proud mother of 2 daughters, 3 grandchildren a grand dog and mama to her own four legged fur baby Gia!
She thanks Blake Flores, her director, for allowing her the opportunity to play this fun and quirky role and be a
part of this fun and talented cast. She hopes you will leave all your worries and cares behind, sit back,
relax and laugh yourselves to death. Well....at least laugh!