SAGe actor and dancer
Ivana is a SAGe actor and dancer who has been performing since the third grade, when she danced in the Nutcracker Ballet at Fox Theater with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra for 7 years in a row. She is a first generation Croatian-American, and is bilingual in Croatian and English, and can speak conversational German. She studied Acting at Wayne State University and received her Masters in Social Work at the University of Michigan, where she founded their "Students for Recovery" program. Ivana identifies as a woman in recovery from addiction and eating disorders, having achieved sobriety on February 15, 2005. She is super excited to be acting and producing, and brings a spirit of gratitude to the studio and set.