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Resumé

MUSICAL THEATRE

Fiddler on the Roof Golde Westmont Performing Arts, Chicago
Twelfth Night Troubadour - performed original music, wrote music for show Oak Park village Players, Chicago
Uprooted Oak – wrote original musical, produced, directed, performed Two Way Street Productions, Chicago
Zenobia Drusilla Theatre on the Hill, Chicago
Winnie-the-Pooh Kanga Jamestown Performing Arts
Oliver Ensemble Grove Players, Chicago

THEATRE

The Emperor’s New Clothes Ha the Weaver  Oak Park Village Players
Unconventional Sonia – wrote play Jersey City Theatre Center
Fresh Arrangements  Virginia   Soop to Nuts Play Festival, NY
The Sisters Rosensweig Tess Wheaton Drama
Love Letters Melissa Jamestown Performing Arts, ND
Belles Dust Jamestown Performing Arts, ND

FILM, TV, MEDIA

The Girls of Summer Krissy – wrote original songs  Feature Film John Hancock (dir.)
Not a Computer Bad-Ass Woman – wrote, produced, and performed Music Video Bubba Murray (dir.)
Different Drummers Musical guest perf. original music TV Series CBS, Chicago
Your Call’s Important to Us Linda, Sam (voices) Web Series Martha Keavney (dir.)

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Film M.A. in Production, The University of Ann Arbor
Counseling M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Adler University
French B.A. in French Literature, Carleton College and la Sorbonne
Singing Beth Leavel, David McCall, Harriet Nzinga Plumpp
Acting Shakespeare: T. Schreiber, Page Clements; On camera: Lori Odom, Marcia Tilman
Improv Players Workshop of the Second City: Josephine Forsberg 
Dance/Movement Joy of Motion: Beginning Tap and Ballet; Dody Disanto: The Art of Collaboration

MUSICIANSHIP

Composer and Songwriter

Compose/arrange/write music for all instruments

Create scores for feature films and episodic series

Write music, book, and lyrics for musicals

Write, produce, and perform original songs

Expert
Piano Read music, improvise, and learn by ear Advanced
Guitar

Rhythm guitarist: acoustic and electric; flat pick and fingerstyle

Read music, lead sheets, and learn by ear

Advanced
Cello Read music, improvise, and learn by ear Intermediate

SKILLS

Dialects British: RP, Cockney, Estuary; Irish: Dublin, Cork
Languages French: near native; Spanish: conversational
Other Hand-to-hand stage combat, excellent listener, can ride a bike, ice skate, drive, valid U.S. driver’s license/ passport, work well with kids/animals