Canoeing, Chainsaw, Driving - car, Driving - stick shift-standard, Equestrian - general, Shooting - revolver, Shooting - rifle, Singer - Mezzo Soprano, Teleprompter, Volleyball - indoor (6 on 6)
Recent acting experience (use the format on the Before Applying page):
Jim Houge, Kitestring Productions of Bird, supporting role of "Mother";
Henry Bourg, "Mrs. Cooke" (supporting), Bonnie Silva, Director; Noah, "Madelyn" (lead), Identical Films; The Old Man, "Sarah"(lead), Ryan Piccorillo, Director; Time and Charges, "Rainbow" (supporting), Ernest Thompson, Director; Taking Woodstock, "bungalow woman", Ang Lee, Director; Moonlight & Mistletoe, "skier/shopper" Hallmark film, Karen Arthur, Director; Brief Reunion, shopper, John Daschbach, Director
Hatfields & McCoys, "Ballroom guest", Beau Flynn, Producer; America's Court, "Carol Rayburn, plantiff", Sunset Bronson Studios, LA
ABC's Body of Proof,"businesswoman/restaurant patron", ABC, Nelson McCormick, Director; God in America--PBS documentary, "rural woman", WGBH; Cathleen O'Connell, Producer; Tech. in America; documentary, mother, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, Jane Applegate, Producer; Local feature, Registered Dietitian spokesperson, KYMA, Yuma, AZ
ChipEvansPaintings.com web ad, "customer";
Whittier Health Care, "wife", SummerStreetMedia; Verizon/Microsoft/PitneyBowes-Reporter/Interviewer for 24-hr. Small Biz Makeover Contest at NY-Xpo; The ApplegateGroup Productions
Microsoft, office worker, The ApplegateGroup Productions;
Avis/Budget WeDriveU, customer, The ApplegateGroup Productions; Her Sister's Shadow, book trailer, Lily, Bill Phillips, Producer/Director;
Dr. Pepper Commercial, song/dance finalist, Madison, WI
Corporate Video, poised businesswoman, Dorado Events, B. Sanders, Director;
Rumors, "Chris", BarnArts Production; The Last Detective, "Donna", Parish Players; Music Man, "Mrs. Squires", Pentangle; Butterflies Are Free, "Mrs. Baker", Old Church Community Theatre
Chat host/nutrition expert - Hepatitis C forum, Priority Healthcare, Inc.; Radio spot/ nutrition expert - Nat'l Nutrition Month, WRHN radio - Rhinelander, WI
Training or acting classes (class name, teacher & where):
Advanced Acting for the Camera, Boston Castings, 2012; Eric Morris, author and acting coach, Master Classes in Los Angeles, CA, 2011; Another Country Productions, Meisner Technique for Acting, Lyralen Kaye, 2009; Richard Waterhouse, LLC, Film Acting classes, Richard Waterhouse, 2009; Whitebridge Farms, LLC, Acting for the Camera, Morgan Murphy, 2010 and ongoing; Whitebridge Farms, LLC, Screen Test, Ernest Thompson, 2010. NEMG, Auditioning for Commercials, Tom Logan, 2008; NEMG, How to Act & Eat at the Same Time, Tom Logan, 2008,; NEMG, Acting on Camera, Bill Tracey, 2008; Dartmouth College, Introduction to Screenwriting, Bill Phillips, 2008. Choral training in various churches since 1987; FeminineTones, 2008-2009.
Other non-acting related work, hobbies or charities (not skills) in which this actor is involved (1 or 2 word descriptions):
Avid day-hiker; basic yoga/flexibility; regularly attends Taftsville Chapel in my area; volunteer and contributor to WRIF; member of Writer's Table in Hanover, NH; jazz vocalist--- instructors included Susan Gabriel Bunn, Sheila Gordon (Interplay Jazz Camp 2014) and Jenny Barry.
VOICE ARTISTS ONLY [you must have a professional demo to upload]: illustrative 1-word descriptions for this actor's voice (e.g. conversational, announcer, warm, etc.):
Strong clarity of voice, able to perform many caricatured voices; usually able to nail any accent if given five minutes of coaching--- a "classic imitator" including singing voices ranging from cabaret to jazz to pop.
Hi Heidi, I'm so glad we're connected now! It was lovely to meet you last week at the "Noah" premiere. I just loved your performance. I hope to have the chance to actually work with you in the near future. Best wishes for 2012!
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