Founding Company Member • she/her
Elena is an actress and a Founding Member of Normal Ave. What began as a way to escape from bullying, this Staten Island native found a passion and home in the theatre. As a tool for understanding of human behavior, Barone believes theatre can be used to bond diverse artists and audiences. Most recently, she starred as Maria in My Big Italian Christmas and My Big Gay Italian Funeral in Atlantic City. Last spring, she made her directorial debut assisting for Normal Ave’s spring show Den of Thieves. She is a proud graduate of Montclair State University’s BFA Acting Program.