BETSY HELMER

AEA                                                                                                                                                                   
Soprano: E3-E6                                                                                                                                                
Height: 5'6"                                                                                                                                                     

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THEATRE

Steel Magnolias (Upcoming) Annelle Florida Repertory Theatre dir. Jason Parrish
Shakespeare in Love Viola New Stage Theatre dir. Francine Reynolds
Baby Doll Baby Doll New Stage Theatre dir. Rus Blackwell
Pilgrims Girl Urbanite Theatre dir. Carl Forsman
Women in Jeopardy Amanda Pioneer Theatre Company dir. Karen Azenberg
The Fox on the Fairway Louise Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre dir. Peter Reynolds
Murder on the Nile Christina Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre dir. Michael Rothhaar
As You Like It Rosalind Alabama Shakespeare Festival dir. Greta Lambert
King Lear Messenger, u/s Goneril Alabama Shakespeare Festival dir. Geoffrey Sherman
The Importance of Being Earnest u/s Cecily Cardew Alabama Shakespeare Festival dir. Geoffrey Sherman
Alice in Wonderland Queen of Hearts, Edith, Cook Alabama Shakespeare Festival dir. Nancy Rominger
A Christmas Carol Catherine, Caroler Alabama Shakespeare Festival dir. Diana Van Fossen
The "T" Party Elizabeth Forum Theatre dir. Natsu Onoda Power
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STAGED READINGS

That Summer in Sumner Breeland, Caroline, Bobby Mosaic Theater Company dir. Victoria Murray Baatin
Benevolence Caroline Mosaic Theater Company dir. Ifa Bayeza
Native Son Mary Mosaic Theater Company dir. Psalmeyene 24
Cleave Pina Kennedy Center dir. Will Davis
Much Ado About Willie Jane/Mary Alabama Shakespeare Festival dir. Nancy Rominger
The Family that Lays Together Nella Arena Stage dir. Shawn Northrip
Pullman Car Hiawatha Insane Woman Ford's Theatre dir. Sunsan Lynskey
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FILM/TELEVISION

Hometown Homicide Ep. 101 Supporting Investigation Discovery dir. Andrea De Brito
Frempty: For Empty Friendships Lead Independent Comedic Short dir. Brad Johnson
Funeral Party Lead Independent Comedic Short dir. Brad Johnson
Shadow of Doubt Ep. 104 Supporting Discovery Channel dir. Christian Faber
Thinking Money Featured PBS/Rocket Media Group dir. Tom Feliu
Business Pro Featured VIVA Creative dir. Justin Toops
American Supernatural Lead The Weather Channel dir. Stefan Wesien
Stock Video Modeling Supporting Kokkoros Films dir. Mark Kokkoros
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COMMERCIALS

Conflicts Available upon request
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TRAINING

BA Theater and Performance Studies/Psychology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC (Magna Cum Laude)
Improv: Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, New York, NY
+ Level 101-401, Advanced Training Program: Molly Lloyd, Nicole Drespel, John Timothy, Zack Willis, Johnna Scrabis, James Dwyer, Eric Gersen, Ben Rameaka
+ Coaches: Connor Ratliff, Ray Cordova, Christopher Scott, Anthony Apruzzese, Brady O'Callahan, Abra Tabak
Shakespeare (Voice and Text): Ellen Newman, RADA
Acting: Brian McManamon, Lee Brock, James Calleri
Acting for Commercials: Stacy Gallo
Physical Theatre: Pig Iron Theater Company, Synetic Theater Company
Vocal Training/Performance
+ Musical Theatre Pop: Tracy Olivera, Canangela Robertson at Jan Smith Studios
+ Opera: Elizabeth Colson Studios for Opera
+ A Cappella Group: Georgetown University’s Saxatones
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SKILLS

Certified Power Yoga Instructor (200 Hours), Inversions, Splits, Long Form Improv, Jump Rope, Basic Guitar, Conversational French, Conversational ASL, Dialects (Southern, MS Delta, British, Cockney, New York, French, Irish, German), Local Hire in NYC & Atlanta