Shannon VanEsley

New York Trained Commercial/Film/Stage/Voice Over Actress

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Astoria, NY, 11106 USA

Union Membership:

Equity

Physical Attributes:

Age Range:

18-36

Ethnicities:

Caucasian

Attributes:

  • Female (gender),
  • 5' 2" (height),
  • 118 lbs (weight),
  • Average (build),
  • Brown Hair (hair),
  • Green Eyes (eyes)

Skills:

adorable cat owner bike riding character acting
comedy dance dialects
directing driver's license Improv
rock 'n roll sight-reading Singer (soprano/belter)
tambourine teaching children voice-over

Roles:

Theater

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Shiloh by Starlight
Amanda
Bradford Harlan
New York, NY
Big Maggie
Mary Madden
Doc McGlone/ Celtic Theatre Co.
South Orange, NJ
A Christmas Carol
Belinda
Dan Yates/ Yates Musical Theatre
Touring
Peter Pan and Wendy
Wendy
Dan Yates/ Yates Musical Theatre
Touring
The Wizard of Oz
Dorothy
Dan Yates/ Yates Musical Theatre
Touring
Cinderella
Cinderella
Dan Yates/ Yates Musical Theatre
Touring
Alice in Wonderland
Alice
Dan Yates/ Yates Musical Theatre
Touring
Sleeping Beauty
Sleeping Beauty
Dan Yates/ Yates Musical Theatre
Touring
Annie Get Your Gun
Nellie
Glenn Klein/ Rainbow Theatre
NJ
A Christmas Revue
Featured Ensemble
Glenn Klein/ Rainbow Theatre
NJ
A Christmas Carol
Tiny Tim
American Family Theatre
Touring
The Wizard of Oz
Dorothy
American Family Theatre
Touring
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Helena
Dan Daily
New York, NY
Curse of the Starving Class
Emma
Chuck Gale
New York, NY

Film

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
L-is for Loretta
Loretta (Lead)
Bay City Filmworks
New York, NY

Video

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
80's Babies
Lindsay
Thembi Banks
New York, NY
Supply & Demand
The Big Boss
Eric Arndt
Detroit, MI

Online & Multimedia

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Partnership for a Drug Free America "Wrecked"
Teen Heroin Abuser
Johnny Boston/ Raw Media
New York, NY
Path.com "Remember Life"
Ashley (Lead)
Paul Trillo/ Jamie Timms
New York, NY

Television

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Brain Games: Battle of the Sexes
Jill
National Geographic
New York, NY

Education & Training

School Teacher Degree/Course Location Year
The New School
Bachelor/Fine Arts- Theatre
New York, NY
2007
AMDA
Integrated/Musical Theatre
New York, NY
2002

Career Highlights/Additional Info:

  • Graduate with Honors, New School University. Teacher/ Director at Motor City Youth Theatre, Michigan. Proud member of AEA.