Faculty & Staff

Danielle Liccardo-Massood
Assistant Professor

The arc of the movement curriculum has been designed to release the constrictions of the actor's instrument and free the physical, emotional and vocal life of the artist.

Degrees & Accomplishments
London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, Fine Arts Conservatory
Studied towards a BA in English and Drama, Caldwell University
Certified Master Movement Specialist - Physical Technique for Actors in The Williamson Technique
Certified Williamson Technique Specialist in Period and Style physical technique
Gately/Pool Acting Conservatory, NYC - Kathryn Gately

Danielle Liccardo-Massood is the movement specialist in the professional acting conservatory at Mason Cross School of the Arts, teaching physical technique as well as advanced movement and period style work. She has designed a unique physical training component for the actors that envelopes the teachings of mentor Loyd Williamson, Tadashi Suzuki, experimental theatre and choreography, and ensemble creation. She creates and directs original physical theater performances at Mason Gross School of the Arts and in New York, has been the co-founding Artistic Director of Inertia Productions, Inc. in New York for over 20 years, works as an intimacy director in regionally and in New York City, and is a proud member of The Association of Theater Movement Educators.