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Ellen Albertini Dow Biography

Birth Name:
Ellen Rose Albertini
Birth Place:
Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania, United States
Actor, voice-overs

Fast Facts

  • Was a member of the Kappa Delta Sorority
  • Relocated to New York City after graduating from Cornell, and spent 11 years acting, choreographing, performing mime and studying with choreographers Martha Graham and Hanya Holt
  • Met her husband, Eugene Dow, when she was assistant directing a production at the Carnegie Little Theatre in New York, in which he was starring
  • Was the producer/creator of Albertini Mime Players for 19 years
  • Spent 30 years teaching drama and dance
  • Began her screen acting career in 1985, at age 67, after returning from teaching


  • Oliver Albertini -- Father
  • Eugene Dow -- Husband (deceased)
  • Ellen Albertini -- Mother