Eli Hans

ELI HANS – An alumnus of the Stella Adler Academy of Acting, Eli’s the co-founder of The Improv People (San Miguel de Allende’s well-loved improv troupe) and enjoyed a 20+ year career as a voiceover actor. In San Diego, at the Old Globe Theater, Eli assisted directed Richard Seer in the production of Blue Orange, and was director of a bilingual theater education program called Teatro Meta for teenagers at-risk. At La Jolla Playhouse, Eli assisted director Mark-Wing Davey with the Spanish production of Garcia Lorca’s Blood Wedding; at The Fritz Theater, Eli co-directed Extreme Unction in New York with Duane Daniels.

Eli has produced and directed national and regional TV commercials and numerous plays. As an actor, Eli has appeared in many plays, including Neil Simon’s “Chapter Two,” Donald Margulies’ “Dinner With Friends” and Michael Hollinger’s “Opus.” His true love is performing in musicals and musical revues, including “Fiddler On The Roof,” “A Funny Thing Happened,” “How To Succeed in Business,” “The Pajama Game,” and “Closer Than Ever.” His favorite role: Emcee in a musical revue of “Cabaret.” He resides in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico with his incredible husband of almost twenty-two years, his co-star Joseph Bennett.