Tess Lina is excited to be a part of telling this story, What You Are Now. She previously worked with LATW on the national tour of SEVEN. She has been fortunate to work on both sides of the Mississippi, as well as across the pond. In SoCal, her credits include the Mark Taper Forum, La Jolla Playhouse, and Laguna Playhouse. She has also performed regionally at the Guthrie Theatre, San Jose Rep, Indiana Rep, and notably at the Denver Center and the British tour of Tantalus, a co-production with the Royal Shakespeare Company, directed by Sir Peter Hall and written by John Barton. Tess has served as Associate Artistic Director of Shakespeare Orange County, where she was both producer and artist, appearing in Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, and Antony and Cleopatra, and also was assistant director of Henry IV Part 1. Film and TV credits include: How to Get Away with Murder, S.W.A.T, Revenge, House, CSI, CSI: Miami, NCIS, and Danika with Marisa Tomei. She is a graduate of Juilliard and a proud mother of two young boys.