Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Theater Department

Rutgers Actor Presentation 

Jahsiah Rivera

BFA
718-804-3280
Hair: 
Dark Brown
Eyes: 
Hazel
Height: 
5'10"
Vocal Range: 
Tenor
THEATER
Blood WeddingLeonardoRutgers Theater CompanyDir. Matt Dickinson
HEELMale WrestlerRutgers Theater CompanyDir. Caitlin Sullivan
As You Like ItRosalindShakespeare’s Globe TheaterDir. Simon Dormandy
The Accident BookHerman A. GardenerMinnesota Fringe FestivalDir. Jon Ferguson
A Dream PlayManRutgers Theater CompanyDir.Christopher Cartmill
Five Times in One NightAdamRutgers Theater CompanyDir. Zi Alikhan
SilentiumOrpheusRutgers Theater CompanyDir. Danielle Liccardo
Winter’s TaleFlorizelWow Theater CafeDir. Molly-Margaret Johnson
Our VoicesChris/JamesEpic Theater CompanyDir. Gargi Mukherjee
Urinetown, The MusicalCaldwell B. CladwellUrban Youth TheaterDir. Jessica Jeliffe
Steampunk Haunted HouseDemon Child # 3UYT, Third RailDir. Zach Morris
FILM AND TELEVISION
Go Skate, Go-Gurt CommercialSkateboarderGeneral Mills/Ka-Chew Productions
HomeworkBest FriendNew School Film Student Short
Murt Ramirez Wants To Kick My AssBully # 2 New School Film Student Short

 

TRAINING
Rutgers University: MFA in Acting, Mason Gross School of the Arts
Chair: David Esbjornson
Head of Acting: Barbara Marchant
Acting: Barbara Marchant, Kevin Kittle, Billy Carden
Movement: Danielle Liccardo
Voice and Speech: Heather Rasche, Julie Foh
On Camera: Pat McCorkle
Mask: Kathleen McNenny

Shakespeare's Globe: Mason Gross School of the Arts Study Abroad Program
Acting: Simon Dormandy, David Antrobus Hunt
Voice: Lucinda Worlock
Dialect: Mary Howland
Movement: Anna Healy, Richard Cave
Text: Philip Bird, Farah Karim-Cooper
Stage Combat: Jonathan Waller
Historical Dance: Huw Prall
Singing: Joe Atkins
Historical Context: Patrick Spottiswoode

WORKSHOPS
Shakespeare”s Globe Intensive: Mark Rylance
Audition Workshop: Deb Jackal
Voice-Over Workshop: Billy Serow

SPECIAL SKILLS
Stage Combat (sword & dagger, single sword, hand-to-hand); Boxing: Boxer-Puncher; Skateboarding: Street; Rapping; Dialects Upon Request: MLE (Multicultural London English), South Boston, Urban Brooklyn; Impediment Training; Driver’s License; Passport; Photography