Aurea de Lara is a professional, SAG-AFTRA Actress, Producer & Writer of Spanish, Croatian and Peruvian descent based out of Los Angeles, CA and New York City, NY. She has trained in the Method acting techniques and is currently studying with Shari Shaw Studios in Studio City, CA. She has lived in Paris, France and traveled throughout Western Europe. Aurea is multi-lingual, speaking fluent Spanish and French and conversational Italian. Aurea holds both a Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude, and a Master of Science from New York University. She is also a classically-trained Operatic Soprano and loves performing live at various venues in New York City. Aurea is a citizen of the world and enjoys traveling, cooking and playing with her Siberian Husky, Jada. Aurea is also a proud, life-long member of the Soka Gakkai International - a lay Buddhist community that promotes the ideal of world peace through dialogue, culture and education.