Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Resume


Morgan Martin, AEA
860-978-8987
vickimartin@sbcglobal.net
 
PROFESSIONAL THEATRE:
U.S. National Tour
            Billy Elliot - Sept 2011-Sept 2012 – Networks – Ballet Girl (Susan Parks)
                                 May-Sept 2011 – Nina Lannan Associates – Ballet Girl (Susan Parks)               
Goodspeed Musicals, E. Haddam, CT
           Radio Girl (Krieger/Birkenhead) – July/August 2010 – Radio Girl Hopeful    
            Christopher Gattelli, Director/Choreographer
 Hartford Stage, Hartford, CT
            A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas - Nov/Dec 2010 - Claire
               Maxwell Williams, Director
Playhouse on Park, Hartford, CT
            Homeroom – Feb 2011 - Vinnie
              Dawn Loveland, Director, Darlene Zoller, Choreographer
         
DANCE EXPERIENCE:
Dance Performances:
- Boston Tap Company - 2010 - 2011 (Sean Fielder) Performances include Citi Performing Arts Center/ Wang Theatre (opening for Rockettes), Jacob’s Pillow, Wrigley Field, Gillette Stadium. Audition for Paula Abdul’s “Live to Dance” reached final audition and received 3 gold stars.
- Figments Youth Ensemble, Hartford, CT (Pre-professional modern dance troupe focused on teaching youth to choreograph) 2007 - 2011 (Heidi Klecak) - Selected into troupe though younger than established age guidelines  Choreographed dance in 09/10 and 10/11 seasons.
- Connecticut Concert Ballet Nutcracker - 2009 – Clara’s friend, Chinese corps
- Connecticut Concert Ballet Spring Premiere Performance – 2010, 2011
- Hartford Conservatory’s Jazz Nutcracker 2007/ 2008 – Doll (duet). Lead Chinese
- Dance Team – The Dance Center, West Hartford, CT (Nicole Cassarino) 2007/08
- Christmas Production/Spring Recital – The Dance Center 2003 -  2010
 
 Dance Training:
            New Jersey Tap Festival August 2012
           Joffey Jazz & Contemporary Summer Intensive Georgia,  2012
The Hartt School Summer Ballet Intensive, Hartford, Summer 2008
The Hartt School Summer Broadway Intensive, Hartford, Summer 2008
Ballet -  7 years (Karina Marchenko, David Lawrence, Wendy Fish Lawrence); Tap/Broadway  - 6 years (Michelle Quadrato); Tap/Rhythm – 4 years (Sean Fielder/Ben Hosig/Clare O’Donnell/Kate Cavenagh) - master classes with Dianne Walker, Corey Hutchins; Lyrical – 2 years (Karina Marchenko); Musical Theatre Jazz – 3 years (Kerri Smith); Modern – 3 years (Yoshio Chandler, Lorelei Chang); Hip Hop – 3 years (Jolet Creary)
 
Dance Awards:

Starpower Dance Competition 2007 – Hartford
1st place 8 and under solos
1st place 8 year old tap solo
Starpower Dance Competition 2007 – Nationals
2nd place 8 year old tap solo
Starpower Dance Competition 2008
Scholarship winner at Dance Power Express workshop(awarded on merit)   

Union Affiliation
Actor's Equity Association
SAG/AFTRA eligible

Personal                                    
Age:  14                                      
Height:  5’4”                                
Weight:  100 lbs
Hair:  Brown
Eyes:  Hazel                         
"Also a treat to watch was the comic antics of Morgan Martin as ballet girl Susan Parks (pictured at right in purple.)"
http://behindthecurtaincincy.com/2012/01/20/billy-elliot-the-musical-review
Press footage of Billy Elliot at the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles, includes footage of Ballet Girls, including Morgan.

http://www.nbclosangeles.com/video/#!/on-air/as-seen-on/Calling-All-the-Billies-on-Stage/150701155
http://broadwayworld.com/people/headshot/Morgan-Martin/

Radio Girl - Goodspeed Opera House Norma Terris Theater

http://blogs.playbill.com/multimedia/gallery/1545/Henry-Kriegers-Radio-Girl-with-Meredith-Patterson-and-John-Bolton-at-Goodspeed/?pnum=8

http://www.playbill.com/news/article/141887-PHOTO-CALL-Henry-Kriegers-Radio-Girl-with-Meredith-Patterson-and-John-Bolton-at-Goodspeed

http://blogs.courant.com/curtain/2010/07/orson-bean-lee-merriwether-in.html