Loyola University Chicago


Department of Fine and Performing Arts

Faculty and Production Staff

Alice DaCunha

Title/s:  Instructor of Theatre

Office #:  MUND 1302

Phone: 773.508.7510

Email: adacunha@luc.edu


Alice da Cunha is a Brazilian/Portuguese actress and producer who has worked in Portugal, the US and the UK. While in London, Alice worked as an actress as well as producing the weekly short film festival, ShortCutz London, and working as the Marketing Director for CASA- London’s Latin American Theatre Festival. In 2014, Alice co-founded and became a co-Artistic Director of Physical Theater Festival Chicago, an annual contemporary, visual and physical theater festival that has brought theater companies from 15 different countries from around the world to Chicago. Alice also serves as Artistic Consultant to Theater Unspeakable. Alice has acted in various films, TV and theater shows including “United Flight 232” (Jeff award for Best Ensemble & Best Mid-Sized Production).


Drama Studio London- Acting
London International School of Performing Arts- Lecoq based Creating Theater and Performance