Bahama Mama (Production Still)

NYU Graduate Thesis Film

Apr 2018

 

Worked 10 days straight at the Tribeca Film Festival Hub! A lot of hours and a lot of learning. Thank you!

 

COLD READ. Episodic series for Writopia TV Screenwriting Workshop for teens. Awesome work and great imagination!

Mar 2018

Workshop Production Sound by Maaike Snoep @ NYU Tisch. Hosted by NYC Women Filmmakers Group.

Attended premiere screening of Ollie and Mollie Can't Get Arrested web series. Featured Extra Role.

Work: financially investing in my web series Titled: "UN".

Feb 2018

Workshop Modern Lighting: An Evening of Tech and Craft with Pat Grosswendt @ Abelcine, Industry City

Test shots of location for Titled: "UN" Promo

Workshop Women Filmmakers Tax Deductions @ NYU Tisch. Hosted by NYC Women Filmmakers Group.

Work: financially investing in my web series Titled: "UN"

Jan 2018

Test shots of first location site, LaGuardia Airport, for our Titled: "UN" Pilot during magic hour.

Dec 2017

Work: financially investing in my web series Titled: "UN"

Nov 2017

Work: financially investing in my web series Titled: "UN"

Riveter Series. Short film screenings at The Local, LIC. Connected with women directors and all women film crew. Hosted by Pitch Her Productions.

Sept - Oct 2017

Work: financially investing in my web series Titled: "UN"

Aug 2017

How To Pitch Like A Pro by Jessica Hinds. NYU Female Filmmakers Workshop.

I Adore Delores. TV Pilot. Created by Sam Marine, Jo Roueiheb and Emily Wilson. Day Player.

Rewrites continue for my web series Titled: "UN"

Jul 2017

Rewrites commence for my web series Titled: "UN"

Jun 2017

Work: financially investing in my web series Titled: "UN"

 

First official reading of Web Series Titled: "UN". Invited writers and actors for Feedback. Thank you!

 

May 2017

Lonely People Are Always Up In The Middle Of The Night (11:57pm). Reading by Hila Ben Jera of Lama Theater Company. Prostitute No. 2: Lead Role.

First Test Read with Tessa Borbridge (to play Dylan) for Web Series Titled: "UN"

First Test Read with Jack Mainsbridge (to play Paul) for Web Series Titled: "UN"

Work: financially investing in my web series Titled: "UN"

 

Apr 2017

Connected with industry creatives at networking event Film Industry Tribeca Edition.

Mary Francina Golden now part of cast for Titled: "UN" Series.

Work: financially investing in my web series Titled: "UN"

Mar 2017

Connected with DP's at networking event Cinema Master NYC Meetup.

Work: financially investing in my web series Titled: "UN"

Development of web series Titled: "UN" Series is now COMPLETE!!!! Shifting gears and moving onto the next level.

One Minute Festival. Six plays based on the question "America is..." Kevin R. Free, dir. New Ohio Theatre. Ensemble.

Feb 2017

Cast! Six one-minute plays for One Minute Play Festival at New Ohio Theatre. Kevin R. Free, dir. Ensemble.

Developing web series UNRAGED (working title)

Jan 2017

 

Developing web series UNRAGED (working title)

Continuing private Dialect Coaching with Hamilton Matthews.

Dec 2016

Continuing private Dialect Coaching with Hamilton Matthews.

Work: financially investing in my Web Series UNRAGED (now working title).

Nov 2016

GEMS (Girls Educational & Mentoring Services). Whole day intro to mission statement & in partnership with Crossing Point Arts.

Continuing private Dialect Coaching with Hamilton Matthews.

 

Work: financially investing in my Web Series UNRAGED (now working title).

Oct 2016

Ollie and Mollie Can't Get Arrested. Web Series. Shout out and support. Featured Background.

Hired by Crossing Point Arts to hold acting workshops to women survivors of human trafficking. Training begins next month.

Continuing private Dialect Coaching with Hamilton Matthews.

Work: financially investing in my Web Series UNRAGED (now working title).

Sept 2016

Callback for Evensong, Equity full length play. Produced by Astoria Performing Arts Center (APAC). Robin Carus Casting.

Continuing development phase of my Web Series UNRAGED (now working title). Writing collaboration with Douglas Rossi.

Continuing private Dialect Coaching with Hamilton Matthews.

Aug 2016

Manhattan Monologue Slam. 30 seconds. American Beauty/Slake.

Emily Sclar (IMDb). Manager. Josselyne Herman & Associates. Actors Connection. Single Class.

Jill Pettrigrew (IMDb). Associate Casting Director of Cody Beke Casting. Actors Connection. Single Class.

Naomi Kolstein. Manager, The Bohemia Group. One on One. Single Class.

Development phase of my Web Series UNRAGED (now working title) with Ari Blinder as producer.

Continuing private Dialect Coaching with Hamilton Matthews.

 

Jul 2016

Development phase of Web Series UNRAGED with Ari Blinder as producer.

Evil Alive, feature film, written & dir. Jeremy Wechter. Audio Recording for Post Production.

Test Shoot for UNRAGED Trailer/Teaser & Stills. Photography by Adelyne Liu.

Completed writing Web series UNRAGED. A Woman's Strange of Heart.

Jennifer Konawal (IMDb). Manager & Producer, Washington Square Films. Actors Connection. Single Class.

Location scout for UNRAGED with photographer Adelyne Liu.

Momtress, short film. Written & starring as lead Liz Samuel. 2 Day Film shoot. Production Assistant.

Good Clean F! Sketch Comedy Web Series now accepted in the Pittsburgh Independent Film Festival & the SoCal Clips Indie Film Fest (for Driving Ed exclusively). Principal Roles.

Good Clean F! web series won third place in the Indie Gathering International Film Festival. Principal Roles.

Directors Access WorkShop led by Jeremy Wechter, also known as Flex-Acting WorkshopDonna in Erin Brockovich scene.

Continuing private Dialect Coaching with Hamilton Matthews.

Jun 2016

Candice Alustiza (IMDb). Casting Director Workshop, One on One. Single Class.

Connected with industry peeps at Manhattan Monologue Slam.

Standardized Patient Work at Winthrop University Hospital, Case Study Wendy Hall.

Earth Control, short film written & directed by talented teen Ana Lucia. Produced by Writopia Lab.

Continuing writing Web Series UNRAGED. A Woman's Strange of Heart.

Continuing On-Camera Audition & Cold Read Technique with private acting coach Ari Blinder (IMDb), trained by Margie Haber.

 

Continuing private Dialect Coaching with Hamilton Matthews. 

Conrad Woolfe (IMDb), Telsey + Co. Casting Director Workshop, Actors Connection. Single Class.

May 2016

Submitted for NBC Diversity Showcase.

 

Submitted for ABC Discovers Talent Showcase.

Attended How To Create Your Own Web Series with Jessica Blank at Actors Green Room. 

Writopia Lab Film Festival, screening and starring  in 3 short films Life and Death at Fox News (Lead), The Worst Job & Fake News (both Supporting).

 

Commenced writing my Web Series UNRAGED. A Woman's Strange of Heart.

Commenced private Dialect Coaching with Hamilton Matthews.

 

Continuing On-Camera Audition & Cold Read Technique with private acting coach Ari Blinder (IMDb), trained by Margie Haber.  

Apr 2016

 

Instructions for the Audience, featuring in Lama Theater Festival, written by Stephen Dierkes & Amber Kusching dir. Lead Role.

Asylum, written by Daniel Curzon (Wiki). Produced Lama Theater Company, Directorial Debut.

Continuing On-Camera Audition & Cold Read Technique with private acting coach Ari Blinder (IMDb), trained by Margie Haber.

 

Connected with people at event Women in the Arts & Media Coalition and Women Make Movies.

 

Connected with people at the Tribeca NY Filmmaker Party.

Standardized Patient Work at Winthrop University Hospital, Case Study Wendy Hall.

 

MAR 2016

 

Good Clean F---! Official Selection at the Middle Coast Film Festival. Starring in Smoke Circle and Dating ServicePrincipal Roles.

 

Commenced On Camera Audition & Cold Read Technique with private acting coach Ari Blinder (IMDb), trained by Margie Haber

 

Fake News, wrapped short film written & directed by talented teen Jesse Koblin. Produced by Writopia Lab.

 

The Autobiography of Martine Rothblatt, As Performed by her Four Children, Along with a Robot Named Bina48, Reading. 365 Women a Year at Theater for the New City. Kat Mustatea, dir. Role: Bina48.

 

Desirable, self written monologue now published in In Full Color Anthology. Summer Hortillosa, Ed.

 

Thank you Joey Laughney (Big Energy Productions and iTV Studios) for coming to check out my performance Desirable

(In Full Color) on a Sunday matinee forecast to snow in NJ! Love it!

 

In Full Color, performed self written material Desirable. Celebrating Women's History Month. Summer Hortillosa dir. Art House Productions. Solo Work.

 

The Worst Job, wrapped short film written & directed by talented teen Matalin Crossgrove. Produced by Writopia Lab. Supporting Role.

 

Allison Kirschner (IMDb), Gayle Keller Casting. Casting Director Workshop, Actors Connection. Single Class.

 

Life & Death at Fox News, wrapped short film written & directed by a talented teen Nate Simon. Produced by Writopia Lab. Supporting Role.

 

Good Clean F-! Web Series, Screening at Katra Film Series. Starring in Smoke Circle and Dating Service. Principle Roles.

 

 

FEB 2016

 

Good Clean F-! Web Series (starring in Smoke Circle and Dating Service) formally received an Award of Merit from the IndieFEST Film Awards.

 

Comedy & Improv Classes with Jodi Collins (IMDb), One on One. Completed 4 Week course.

 

Life & Death at Fox News, The Worst Job & Fake News, three films written by talented teens and produced by Writopia Lab. Slated to shoot on Sundays 2/28 - 3/27. Supporting Roles.

 

The Bride Project: Welcome to Hell, workshop of the Danaids Trilogy in development. Written by Gabrielle Sinclair and dir. Sina Heiss. Lonesome George Productions.

 

JAN 2016

 

Smoke Circle and Dating Service (in Good Clean F! Sketch Comedy Series), Official Selection for the IndieFEST Film Awards.

Principal Roles.

 

Quality Intensive Provider Patient Care, Winthrop University Hospital Medical Industrial. Principal Role: Mrs. Amy Kim.

 

DEC 2015

 

Last Words, Columbia University MFA Short Film. Comedy written & directed by Grace Swee. Lead Role.

 

NOV 2015

 

Fundamental Theater Project, Hailed and Invited to join their projects deemed fitting!

 

Smoke Circle, Official Selection for the Dallas Travers Tiny Film Festival. Pricipal Role.

 

OCT 2015

 

Lizardly, Short Film directed by Kat Mustatea. Set to shoot in Jan 2016. Lead Role: Rebecca.

 

SEP 2015

 

Summertime Full Length Play by Charles L. Mee (Wiki). Supporting Roles: Barbara and Cook. Fundraiser Event.

 

Callback for Carefully Taught, written by award winning playwright Cheryl L. Davis. Directed by Pat Golden (IMDb).

Michael Cassara Casting.

 

AUG 2015
 

Shapeshifter, Full Length Play written by Jonathan Wallace (Howling Moon Productions). Directed by Kara Raphaeli at Manhattan Rep. Leading Role.

 
JULY 2015
 

Smoke Circle and Dating Service Comedy Sketches, unleashed on YouTube along with memes and gifs. Produced by Good Clean F-! Principal Roles.

 
MAY 2015
 

Mrs. Jones and Go Find Yourself! Readings at Primary Stages ESPA. Mrs Jones by Jean Leung and Go Find Yourself! by Margot Levinson. Lead Roles.

 

Good Clean F---! Screening of Brooklyn based sketch troupe (goodcleanf.com). Starring in Smoke Circle and Dating Service. Principal Roles.

 

All About Caster and The Examination, Reading and Performance written and directed by Kat Mustatea. Featured at Women Rights = Human Rights at JACK, Brooklyn. Supporting Role: Journalist (All About Caster) and Ensemble (The Examination).

 
APR 2015
 

All About Caster, Reading written and directed by Kat Mustatea. Featured at The Salon Lounge at Dixon Place. Supporting Role: Journalist.

 

Scripted, Reading at Dixon Place. Written by Mark Harvey Levine and directed by Hila Ben Jera. Produced by Lama Theatre Company. Lead Role: Elaine.

 

All About Caster, Reading written and directed by Kat Mustatea. Featured at 365 Women NYC Festival at The Sheen Center, produced by Cate Cammarat. Supporting Role: Journalist.

 
MAR 2015
 

36 Hour Play Festival at Urban Stages. Celebrating women playwrights and women directors. Love Lines written by Bara Swain and directed by Michole Biancosino. Supporting Role: Irene.

 
FEB 2015
 

In Depth Scene Study Workshop, 7 week course by Theatre Within. Accepted after audition and invited to attend this tuition free intensive workshop with Barbara Pitcher using Lee Strasberg's improvisational techniques, at The Actor's Workshop.

 
JAN 2015
 

The Bride Project, 2 Day Workshop collaborating with playwright Gabrielle Sinclair and director Sina Heiss and her theater company Lonesome George Productions.

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