WRITING, IMPROV, AND SKETCH COMEDY EXPERIENCE

 

WRITING/COMPOSITION

 

Writer/Director                                The New York Neo-Futurists

Composer/Music Director             The Human Symphony

Contributor                                       Mashable.com

Contributor                                       Black Don’t Crack Web Series

 

 

STAND UP

 

Greenwich Village Comedy Club

Chicago Funny Women’s Festival

 

 

IMPROV

 

Alaska                                                 Performer                           Two-prov Indie Team, NYC

Forbidden Planet                              Performer                           SUPERNOVA Team, NYC

BURRITOBOT                                   Performer                           Indie Team, NYC

 

 

SKETCH

 

Epic Christmas Caroling                 Musician                            Improv Everywhere                        Charlie Todd

Pot of Gold                                        Dancer                               Jonathan Rado                                 Sam Nulman

 

 

THEATRE

 

TOO MUCH LIGHT MAKES

THE BABY GO BLIND                     Ensemble Member            The New York Neo-Futurists

ARGUMENT SESSIONS                  Kyra/RBG                            ANT Fest/Ars Nova                        Ilana Becker

WISTARIA                                         Songleader                         LEIMAY Black Studio                     Jeremy Goren

L’HISTOIRE DU SOLDAT               Narrator                               The Harlem Sound Project           Kyra Sims

THE LITTLE DRAGON                   Little Dragon                       Tales & Scales                                  Bridget McDaniel

 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

LINCOLN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS, INC.

Tour Manager 2014 - Present

Production Assistant 2013 - 2014

 

FREELANCE MUSICIAN

French Horn, Vocals 2009 - Present

 

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

 

MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC – Master of Music, Classical Horn

UNIVERSTIY OF KANSAS – Bachelor of Music, French Horn Performance

UPRIGHT CITIZENS BRIGADE – Improv, Musical Improv, Sketch

              Teachers: Josh Patten, Kate Riley, John Murray, Don Fanelli, Amber Petty

SHAKESPEARE WITHOUT FEAR WORKSHOP – Jack Cornwell and Jeffrey Hardy

 

 

SPECIAL SKILLS

 

Fireguard Certification, Audio Engineering (Audacity, Ableton 9, GarageBand, Reaper), Improvisation, Louis Armstrong Impression, French horn, Singing, Some Piano, Italian (Intermediate), Spanish (Beginner), Driver’s License, Passport.

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