Member's PHYSICAL TRAITS (use format on the "Before Applying" page)
Hair length: Medium
Hair color: Brown
Special Wardrobe: Business. Suit. Scrubs. Cocktail. Evening. Formal.
Air Force blue uniform. Air Force BDU.
Other: Slender. Attractive. Warm. Elegant. Personable. Stylish. Classy. Graceful. Agile. Moves well. Comedic timing. Mom. Executive. Management. Business.
A strong, versatile character actress with a signature elegance and warmth, able to draw from a wide range of life experience.
Former Air Force officer. Lived in Belgium, Japan and Turkey.
Member's Performance Skills:
Aerobics, Badminton, Boating - sail, Body Surfing, Bowling, Canoeing, Card Playing - Hearts, Card Playing - Rummy, Card Playing - Spades, Chainsaw, Cycling, Driving - precision, Driving - car, Driving - stick shift-standard, Fishing, Golf, Host, Improvisation, Running - general, Sailing, Shooting - revolver, Shooting - rifle, Singer - Alto, Singer - Soprano, Singer - Mezzo Soprano, Snow Skiing - general, Snow Skiing - cross country, Softball, Swimming - general ability, Teleprompter, Volleyball - indoor (6 on 6), Volleyball - general ability, Yoga
Recent noteworthy acting experience (use the format on the Before Applying page):
Conflicts available on request.
-----Independent feature BRIDGE CRUSADER
----Student film, Boston University, FAMILY DINNER
-----Music video "The Motion Sick"
-----Documentary "Home Before Winter"
-----"The Judge," stand-in for Melissa Leo
....."What's Your Number?," stand-in for Blythe Danner
-Background work includes:
----Castle Rock, Episode 8, Detective (featured extra)
-----Patriot's Day, Ted 2, Sex Tape, The Judge, R.I.P.D., I Hate You Dad, Ted, Here Comes the Boom, The Proposal, Company Men, Knight & Day, Grown-ups, Furry Vengeance, The Town, Edge of Darkness,
-Background work: Gossip Girl, Boston's Finest, The Brotherhood, War of '04
-----Boston Symphony Orchestra promo event for THE WIZARD OF OZ playing the Wicked Witch.
-----Boston Children's Hospital "Champions for Children"
-----Barnes & Noble's "Harry Potter Night"
----THE GHOST SONATA, The Mummy, Fort Point Theatre Channel, Boston, MA.
----STEEL MAGNOLIAS, M'Lynn, Jean's Playhouse, Lincoln, NH
----THE TOUPEE, The Unfringed Festival, The Secret Theatre, Long Island City, Queens, NYC.
----AN EGG IS AN EGG IS AN EGG, 13th Annual Fresh Fruit Festival, The Wild Project, NYC, NY.
----THE WOMAN WHO WANTED TO MARRY A BEAR, Elektra Theater II, NYC, NY.
----PEANUTS, Midtown International Theatre Festival's Playlab, NYC, NY.
---WAITING FOR GILGAMESH, Arsenal Center for the Arts, Fort Point Theatre Channel, Boston.
---REEL-TO-REEL/THE ARCHIVES ), Fort Point Theatre Channel, Boston, MA.
---THE LAND (new play), Shelia, Fort Point Theatre Channel, Boston, MA.
---THE GOOD PERSON OF SETZUAN, Mrs. Yang, Fort Point Theatre Channel, Boston , MA.
---OKLAHOMA!, Aunt Eller, Hackmatack Theatre, Berwick, Maine, Director:Jerard-James Craven.
---SUICIDE SUITE, Realtor, The Casino Theatre, Newport, RI.
---L’ART DE LA RENCONTRE (The Art of the Pickup-), Woman, performed in French at the French Library, Boston, MA, Director: Debbie Weiss.
---SUICIDE HOTLINE, Playwrights Platform Festival, Boston Playwrights Theatre, Director: John Houchin
---HIDDEN FACES, Darcy, OWLL, Fort Point Channel, Boston, MA, Director: Jacqui Parker
---WIFE OF BOBBO, FEM NOIRE FESTIVAL, Wife of Bobbo, Image Theatre, Lowell, MA, Director: Jerry Bisantz
---CRIMES AND CRIMES, Life Coach, staged readings for the International Strindberg Symposium at Harvard University.
----SCENE CHANGES (new play), Sam, Festival of New Works, Firehouse Center for the Arts, Newburyport, MA.
---AND NEITHER HAVE I WINGS TO FLY, Moira, Bad Habit Productions at the Calderwood Plaza, Boston Center for the Arts. Director: Daniel Morris
----THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF NICHOLAS NICKLEBY/Miss Knag & others, The Lyric Stage Company of Boston. Director: Spiro Veloudos
----QUILLS/Renee Pelagie, Bad Habit Productions, Durrell Theatre, Cambridge. Director: Daniel Morris
---- Boston Theatre Marathon XII, Sean David Bennett's WE WAIT/Valerie & Ronan Noone's THE SHIT-STIRRING MACHINE/Ivana, Boston Center for the Arts. Directors: Marc Clopton and Susanna Harris Noon.
----CARNEY KNOWLEDGE, Fort Point Theatre Channel, Boston
---SOMETHING ABOUT SWANS/Grace, Gloucester’s Blackburn Center at Boston Playwrights Theatre, Director Lynda Robinson
---CAFE NOIR/Madame Toureau (ongoing Musical Dinner Theatre, Murder & Mayhem Productions
---FUNNY MONEY/Jean, BusyBoyProductions, FirehouseCenter, Newburyport,MA. Director: Peter Honneger
---BAREFOOT IN THE PARK/Mother, BadHabitProductions, Factory Theatre, Boston, MA. Director: Daniel Morris
-----Oil of Olay, General Electric, Suave
Training or acting classes (class name, teacher & where):
---Weekly scene study & acting technique with Larry Singer at Larry Singer Studios, New York, NY. .
---Weekend Intensive for Actors, Shakespeare and Company with Dennis Krausnick.
---Audition workshop, Ken Davenport, New York, NY
---SAG Foundation Casting Access Program: NYC acting & audition workshops w/Carol Nadell, Joe Lopick.
---Auditioning for the Camera, Carolyn Pickman, CPCasting, Boston.
---Improvisational Acting Master Class, Daena Giardella, Boston
---Acting for Commercials, Ann Baker, Boston Casting.
---Personal coaching: M. Lynda Robinson & Fran Weinberg, Boston, MA.
Other non-acting related work, hobbies or charities (not skills) in which this actor is involved (1 or 2 word descriptions):
--Hosting a wide range of events, from theatre festivals to official ceremonies and social functions in the military.
--Coaching returning military vets on job interview skills through the Employer Support of the Guard & Reserve.
--Teaching/directing children's theatre.
--Storytelling. Sailing. Hiking. Gardening/landscaping..
--Varied work experience includes TV news anchor, Air Force public affairs officer, corporate secretary & school lunch lady.
--An artistic board director with Fort Point Theatre Channel, Boston, MA.
--Volunteers with the Massachusetts Committee for the Employer Support of the Guard & Reserve.
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.):
Warm, personable, classy, elegant, funny, Accents: New York, Royal British, Cockney, Irish, Scottish, German, American Southern, French
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