photo by  Jared Holt

NANCY POP is a multifaceted performer, producer, and writer from Romania, currently residing in Brooklyn, New York. She is passionate about empowering and healing audiences through theater and film; thought provoking narratives are her jam, whether she is taking on the role of producer, director, writer, performer, gaff tape ripper, etc.

Pop graduated from Marymount Manhattan College with a B.A. in Theatre Performance and Playwriting, in addition to training with The Second City (Chicago), Magnet Theatre (NYC), Berg Studios (Los Angeles), and Pacific Performance Project East.

Film and TV credits include Law & Order SVU, Tinderella, Origin, Moderngrumble, The Night Danny Got His Revenge, and Neapolitan

Pop is the Managing Director at The Theater Collective, where she produces theatrical works with the goal of uplifting minority voices. She hosts "In Cold Read", a monthly cold reading workshop series at Spoonbill & Sugartown Booksellers in Bushwick. 

Most recently, Pop finished production on her first feature film, Poets Are The Destroyers, which she directed and produced. Currently she is producing the new fantasy feature film “The Molok” co-created by Sam T. Wilson and Xander Chauncey.