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Karen V Lawrence

brown hair, green eyes    

vkarenv@gmail.com

www.KarenVLawrence.com

Film (reel)

Aftermath/ Lead ("Cathy")short film (~9 mins)
GROWN the web series / Supporting ("Suzanne")series promo (unaired)
US Gov't training CD-ROM / LeadInnovative Technology Application

Stage

PRODUCTION / ROLECOMPANYDIRECTOR
Love's Labour's Lost / HolofernesChesapeake Shakespeare CompanyErin Bone Steele
Émilie: La Marquise du Châtelet... / ÉmilieSilver Spring Stage (SSS)Erin Bone Steele
Hello | Brother (original work) / CelineAnnexus Theatre Company (Capital Fringe)Solomon HaileSelassie
Midsummer Night's Dream / Peter QuinceFat & Greasy Citizens Brigade (FGCB)Heather Cipu
Book of Days / Martha HochSt Mark's Players (SMP)Heather Cipu
Lady Windermere's Fan / Lady WindermereLittle Theatre of AlexandriaSteven Mazzola
Arcadia / Lady CroomSMPHeather Cipu
As You Like It / Duke FrederickSMP, reprised with FGCBHeather Cipu
White Noise (original work) / LilacWanderlust Theater LabRoselie Vasquez-Yetter
Shiloh Rules / Cecilia PettisonPort City PlayhouseMary Ayala-Bush
12 Angry Jurors / ForewomanSMPSeth Rose
Dracula / Professor VanHelsingSMPAndrew Curtin
The Arabian Nights / Azizah, others, ensembleSSSJacy D'Aiutolo
Royal Gambit / Jane SeymourBritish PlayersBarry Hoffman
Hexagon 2000 / chorus, dance understudyHexagonMalcolm Edwards
Musical satire troupe / memberFirst City Players
Improv-comedy troupe / memberin Old Town Alexandria

Training

Screen Acting     London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art (UK)
   - LAMDA short course certificate (2-wk full time)
Martin Blank Studio
Michelle Bonnard, Alan Pearce,
      Rick Platt, Nigel Bristow
Martin Blank
Stage Combat     Knife - 10 SAFD hours, 2020 (pending)
Single-handed Broadsword - 10 SAFD hrs, 2020
Small Sword - completed SAFD hours, 2018
Unarmed - SAFD Basic Pass, Sep 2015
Gabriel Rosario & Joe Travers
Gabriel Rosario & Joe Travers
Casey Kaleba
Kaleba; other: Brandon Cater
Technique &    
Contemporary    
Theatre Lab
Studio Theatre Acting Conservatory
Martin Blank Studio
Scott Morgan, Michael Russotto
John Emmert
Martin Blank
Shakespeare     Theatre Lab
HB Studio (NYC)
George Grant
Stephen DeRosa
Physical Comedy     Roundhouse/Happenstance Theater workshopMark Jaster & Sabrina Mandell
Dialects     Can develop any character-appropriate dialect.
Used in shows noted above:
    British Standard · Dutch ·
    American: Standard & Southern (non-rhotic)
Skills     Basic firearms training (M9 & M4)
Horseback riding (Western & English)
Swimming (formerly competitively)
Other Education     London School of Economics (London, UK)
University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI)
MSc International Relations
BA (Honors) Political Science