Resumes

SHANNON CARSON (AEA, AGMA)
Voice: Mezzo-Soprano • Range: Low E — High C 

THEATER

The Medium

Séance on a Wet Afternoon

Pirates of Penzance

Most Happy Fella

Patience

Candide

Cinderella

Sweeney Todd

The Glassblowers

Birth of George

Splendora

Iolanthe

Big River

The Desert Song

Mrs.Gobineau

Reporter

Isabel

Ensemble (w/solo roles)

Ensemble

Ensemble

Ensemble (w/solo roles)

Ensemble (w/solo roles)

The Ballerina (comic)

Dream Guardian

Lucille

Leila

Widow Douglas

Spanish Dancer/Ensemble

Counter Productions

New York City Opera

New York City Opera

New York City Opera

New York City Opera

New York City Opera

New York City Opera

New York City Opera

New York City Opera

La Mama, Etc.

The Illyria Theatre

New York Gilbert and Sullivan Players

Natchez Opera Festival, MS

Media Theatre, PA

OPERA

L’Etoile

Steal a Pencil for Me

Hansel and Gretel

Cosi fan tutte (tour)

Little Women

Suor Angelica

Emmeline

Le Nozze di Figaro

Dead Man Walking

Zinnia

Mrs. Soep

Hansel

Dorabella

Dream voice of Jo

Alms Sister

Gossiping Townswoman

Bridesmaid

Ensemble

New York City Opera

Jewish Theological Seminary

Opera Iowa; Natchez Opera

Opera Iowa

City Opera Japan Tour

New York City Opera

New York City Opera

New York City Opera

New York City Opera

TRAINING

Acting: William Esper Studio, 2 year program; New York Goofs Clown School; Commercial Technique: Barry Shapiro; Camera Technique: Dani Super

Improv: Chicago City Limits, The PIT

Dance: Twelve years – tap, jazz, modern, ballet

Directors: Christopher Alden, Donna Drake, Leonard Foglia, Lillian Groag, Mark Lamos, Artie Mazella, Phil McKinley, Richard Sabellico, Scott Schwartz, Francesca Zambello

Special Skills: Various Southern and British dialects, Improv, Biking, Drivers License, Energy Healer

Education: North Carolina School of the Arts, B.M.; Interlochen Center for the Arts

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