B i o g r a p h y
Originally from Santa Rosa, CA and now a Virginian native, Toshi Calderón has various hobbies from cooking to tennis to traveling the globe and finds delight in sharing his love of art with the world.
Toshi recently graduated from Shenandoah Conservatory in May 2015 receiving his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting. Toshi has been a hornet blogger, orientation leader, secretary of the dance fraternity Sigma Rho Delta (ΣΡΔ), member of rule commissions for the Student Government Association, and a member of the Black Student Union.
While he isn't attending his culturing classes and being an extremely active campus citizen, Toshi is either spending time with a family he holds dear to his heart or laughing the day away with friends. Toshi also greatly enjoys fashion and everything it comes with. He tries to stay up to date with the always-changing styles, but remains to be his own individual and be an advocate for others. Toshi is constantly reminding people that they are special in every-which-way and to never try to be or look like anyone else.
He sees himself walking in the footsteps of those who have inspired him to be the actor he is today such as, Stanley Tucci, Meryl Streep, Tyler Perry, Angelina Jolie, Jim Carrey, and Marilyn Monroe. Daring and Sparky, Toshi Calderón is an Imaginative and Animated individual who is deeply passionate for the LGBTQ community and expresses himself as an Androgynous Male. Toshi has a vast support system that backs him with love and undeviating encouragement. He loves to free his spirit and become completely vulnerable through his work to be a vision for others and inspire them to reach unfamiliar places. Never stop giving up and always keep a smile no matter what the circumstance or what obstacles arise. That is the Vibrancy of Toshi Calderón.
“Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.” ― Marilyn Monroe