Gisela Cardenas has worked in the UK, Peru, Brazil, Romania, The Netherlands, Norway, and the USA. Awards: Princess Grace Theater Fellowship (2007) Special Project Award (2012), & Work in Progress Residency (2019), 2008 Phil Killian Directing Fellow (Oregon Shakespeare Festival), 2008 Women's Project Director's Lab, recipient of the TCG/ NEA 2009 Career Development Program for Directors, member of the SDC Foundation and HERE Artist Resident.
Credits as Director and Writer: "Agamemnon" (Drama Desk Nomination), Watanabe's "Antigone" ("Sibiu International Theater Festival—Romania); Part 1 of "An Oresteia" (Classic Stage Company), Maria Irene Fornes' Tango Palace & Dr, Kheal (New York Fornes Festival), Euripides' Medea (Perú), Brecht's In The Jungle of The Cities (The Netherlands-Peru), Richard III (Norway), Wesker's The Kitchen, Asmussen's "Nobody Meets Anyone" (Brazil), Instructions to Decode A(n In)human Transformation (Writer), Blanco's Thebes Land.