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 RESUME 

 about me 

Susan has always enjoyed acting. She studied at the Theatre Conservatory at Webster University (St. Louis, Missouri) and the American Academy of Dramatic Arts/Hollywood, in addition to professional acting coaches in Los Angeles.

 

Susan has acted in over 40 films and TV projects, and she greatly enjoys acting on the stage, particularly in Shakespeare.

Height: 5'7"  |   Eye Color: Brown  |   Hair Color: Brown

 WORK EXPERIENCE 

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof     

Steel Magnolias

The Lies We Live

Boughs of Folly

NY State of Mind

Les Liaisons Dangereuses

Much Ado About Nothing

The Merchant of Venice

Noises Off

Much Ado About Nothing

You Can’t Take It With You

Hamlet

Steel Magnolias 

Harvey

Chamber Music

Troilus and Cressida (scenes)

The Merchant of Venice (scenes) 

Theater

The Whole Person

Guys and Girls Can’t Be Friends

Lady Magdalene’s

1st Person Shooter

Alliance

It’s a Mismatch

Star Maps

Secret Agent

Ninja Justice

Butchered

Deadly Culture

Just Peachy 

One

Lucky at Cards

Love Potion

I Win

How Beautiful

Remmer

Paper Roses

A Sure Connection

Last Call

Film

 Training & Workshops 

American Academy of Dramatic Arts/Hollywood

Theatre Conservatory at Webster University (4.0 GPA; Dean’s List)           

Andrew Benne Studio: Acting (Scene study, improv, technique)  

Boxing: Terry Claybon - Lb-4-Lb Boxing Gym, Hollywood Boxing Gym; Aerobic kickboxing: Formerly a certified instructor

Martial Arts: Tae kwon do: Blue-first belt (level 7 of 10); Sombo Russian Grappling: National gold medal winner

Firearms (semi-automatic and revolver): With International Distinguished Shooter Jimmy McCoy; safety certificate.

Piano: Classically trained – 11 years private instruction; numerous awards.

 Special Skills 

Dialects: Standard American, British, American Southern, (great ear for dialects; teleprompter, piano, boxing, martial arts, swing dancing, cooking /baking, writing, sewing, rock climbing, hiking, swimming, shooting (handgun – excellent marksman).  

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Maggie

Annelle

Trisha

Sarah

Roberta

Madame Tourvel

Hero

Portia

Poppy

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Alice

Ophelia

Annelle

Nurse Kelly

Woman in Safari Outfit

Cressida

Portia

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Reston Community Players 

The Little Theatre of Alexandria

Big Bite Productions, L.A.

Actors Workout Studio, L.A.

Big Bite Productions, L.A.

Vivamorem Entertainment, L.A.

Pasadena Shakespeare Company    

Wichita Shakespeare Company

Center Theatre, Wichita

Wichita Shakespeare Company

Rose Hill Theatre, Wichita

PCT Mainstage Productions

Act II Theatre, St. Charles

St. Charles College

AADA Hollywood

Shakespeare’s Birthday Bash

Shakespeare’s Birthday Bash

TV/Other

Captain Alpha Male (pilot)

The Drive-In (pilot)

Salamander (pilot)

Tune Timers (pilot)

Amanda Hades (webseries)

Terry Claybon’s Lb-4-Lb Boxing Workout

Big Stage web tutorial

Southern Ca. Linus Expo

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Lb-4-Lb Productions

The Buddy Group

3rd Floor Productions

SAG-AFTRA