Member's PHYSICAL TRAITS (use format on the "Before Applying" page)
Hair length:Somewhat short
Hair color: Dk brn, slight gray
Shirt: 17 1/2; XL
Body Markings: none
Build or Body Style:average to stocky
Special Wardrobe: tuxedo, Hawaiian shirts
Language Fluency: French - can speak it with authentic Parisian French accent.
Portray-able Real-sounding Accents: British, Australian, French, Canadian French, Southern US, Boston, Maine, "New York" Jewish, Russian
Recent acting experience (use the format on the Before Applying page):
Selected Recent work:
Joy (dir. David O. Russell); role - (principal) QVC Attorney #1, 20th Century Fox
Why Did I Say Yes; role - (principal) Mr. Stevens; Van Wormer International
Slip and Fall; role - (principal) Morty Goldfarb; LoomisLand Productions
Old Friends; role - (lead) Walter; Mickey Keating
Blue Cross Blue Shield ("Zero Excuses") - role (lead) Baker; Old Harbor Productions
Neighborhood Health Plan, role - (lead) Business owner; Redtree Productions
WB Mason, role - (principal) CFO, Boston Productions
Mint-X Trash Bags (principal - Raccoon); CBS Boston
CVS MinuteClinic (principal - patient), AdVenture, Providence, RI
Mob Museum (mobster - supporting); Kramer Productions
ESL (English as Second Language) Video - Lead; Steadman Productions. Boston
National Grid - role: lead; Chloe Productions, Providence RI
JFK Experience; role - Joe "Honey" Fitzgerald, Lt. Reginnal Evans; recorded for Mike Lowe
Hannafords Supermarket, Abbott Labs
Mass Hysteria (Political/topical musical comedy sketch show) - Multi-role, Charlie Hall Productions
Training or acting classes (class name, teacher & where):
Private Coaching: Michael Fennimore, Tom Kemp
Group Class: Carolyn Pickman
Voice: Dorothy Gallagher, Brian McKeever, Jordan Rich
Other non-acting related work, hobbies or charities (not skills) in which this actor is involved (1 or 2 word descriptions):
Music Director, teacher, singer, pianist, ukulele player, hifi devotee w/turntable; Chairman of City of Salem (MA) Bicycling Advisory Committee, Live event host
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.):
Announcer, narration, cartoon voices, vocal impressions, southern accents, British and French accents, conversational, host
Haha. Thanks for accepting! I have tried to email you the spot from Med-surge a few times, but my computer says the file is too big. I have tried putting it in a zip file, but that didn't work either. If you want, I can copy it to a disc and send it snail mail. Just let me know if you want it that way. Hope to work with you soon!
If you're looking for a voice coach, Todd Gordon is top notch. He has taught a lot of Broadway and national tour stars. He has an office in the Steinway building near Park Square and he music directs at the New Rep in Watertown.
Great to hear from you and see what you've been doing. To answer your question, I'm auditioning for film and new media, some theater, waiting to hear back, working up a couple of new monologues, and going to class. I'm working on a syllabus for an accent class for non-native speakers of English that I plan to tech at Cambridge College next term and . . . catching my breath. Let's stay in touch.
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