Sacramento acting guru Ed Claudio worked consistently with Gerwig from the time she was in elementary school through her high school years at St. Francis.
“She was a natural actress and always made really good, sharp choices that were right on target. When she played Nina in ‘The Seagull,’ she was Nina,” Claudio said.
“As an acting teacher, the best you can do with people like that is draw out their talent, encourage them and help them grow,” Claudio said.
Marcus Crowder’s Greta Gerwig profile, from last week: