Kyra Tantao is an actor, musician, Playwright, and graphic designer currently residing in Brooklyn, New York. She earned her BFA in Theatre Arts at Boston University in May 2018.
Most Recently, Kyra originated the role of “JANE” in Natalie Margolin’s The Day The Butcher Shop Closed, which won best production at the SHENYC Arts Theater Festival. This fall she will be playing the role of MORGAN in the world premiere, Off Broadway production of Orchid Receipt Serviceby Corinne Donly at MITU580. You can also catch Kyra dancing alongside Princess Nokia in HER NEW MUSIC VIDEO, SUGAR HONEY ICEd tea (s.h.i.t.)
Kyra is the front woman and founder of the sweaty, anti-establishment, punk band Monica Bang. But when she isn’t shredding on guitar, she’s probably parading around the city to find another jumpsuit to add to her closet.
Kyra also offers graphic design services and specializes in creating advertisements for artistic and theatrical events. Samples of her work can be seen here.