Natalie Joy Smith

College Trained Classical and Contemporary Actress

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Lafayette Hill, PA, 19444 USA

Physical Attributes:

Age Range:

16-25

Ethnicities:

Caucasian, Hispanic, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race

Attributes:

  • Female (gender),
  • 5' 6" (height),
  • 145 lbs (weight),
  • Curvy (build),
  • Brown Hair (hair),
  • Hazel Eyes (eyes)

Skills:

Basic guitar Basic Piano Elementary Spanish
Horsemanship (English) Stage Combat Training (Hand-to-hand Combat, Broadsword, Fencing Sword, Quarterstaff)  

Roles:

Theater

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Spike Heels
Georgie
Penn State B.A. Project
State College, PA
The Eumenides
Clytemenstra
British American Drama Academy
London, England
Midsummer Nights Dream
Lysander
Penn State Sophomore Showcase
State College, PA
A Plague on Madison Avenue
Dolly Madison
Penn State BA Project
State College, PA
Grease
Cha Cha
CHASS Players
Philadelphia, PA
Sound of Music
Maria
CHASS Players
Philadelphia, PA

Film

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Jump
Kaitlyn
Penn State Senior Film, Samuel Tarvares
State College, PA
My Other Half
Regina
Penn State Senior Film Project
State College, PA
Darlene
Darlene
Penn State Student Production, Tommy Davis
State College, PA
Late Coming
Graduating Student
Temple Graduate Project, Daniel Van Wert
Philadelphia, PA

Education & Training

School Teacher Degree/Course Location Year
Le Roux School of Dance, Central Pennsylvania Dance Workshop
Various
Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern
Plymouth Meeting, PA & State College, PA
7+ years of training
University of California, Los Angeles
Mark Probosz
Acting for Film
Los Angeles, CA
2012
Penn State University School of Theatre
Jim Wise, Matt Toronto, Steve Broadnax
3 years of acting training including Shakespeare and various Meisner techniques
State College, PA
2010-2014
Penn State University School of Music
Adrienne Price, Kristy Turnbow
Private Voice Lessons
State College, PA
2010-2013

Career Highlights/Additional Info:

  • Currently a B.A. Theatre candidate, with an emphasis in Acting at Penn State University
    Dean’s List: Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012; Honors Program
  • Spring 2013 Semester: British American Drama Academy in London, England
    Studied High Comedy, Shakespeare, Stage Combat, Movement, Modern Physical Theatre with leading acting teachers in London
  • Scene Studies: Rabbit Hole by David Lindsay-Abaire (“Izzy”), Angels in America by Tony Kushner (“Harper”), All This Intimacy by Rajiv Joseph (“Maureen”), Proof by David Auburn (“Catherine”), Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare (“Katharina”), Born Yesterday by Garson Kanin (“Billie Dawn”).
  • Sample Coursework: Acting IV, Lighting and Tech Design, Theatre History, Movement, Voice & Speech.