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

Rutgers Actor Presentation 

Leslie Roth

MFA
Hair: 
Brown
Eyes: 
Hazel
Height: 
5'6"
Voice: 
Mezzo/Alto
Vocal Range: 
E3-D5
EMC
THEATER (*new play)
Measure for MeasureJuliet, MarianaShakespeare’s Globe (dir. Simon Dormandy)
Di & Viv & RoseRoseTheatre Row (Off-Broadway, dir. Leta Tremblay)
Escape Artist* (workshop)AndromedaThe O’Neill Theater Center (dir. Benjamin Croen)
MacbethWitch, GentlewomanThe Factory, London (dir. Scott Brooksbank)
Les MiserablesMadame ThenardierBuckley Recital Hall (dir. A. Scott Parry)
Madhouse*LouiseThe Flea (dir. Ria T. DiLullo)
16 Words or Less* (workshop)CrystalClubbed Thumb (dir. Portia Krieger)
COMEUPPANCE* (workshop)Caitlin, MaryanaThe Orchard Project (dir. Branden Jacobs-Jenkins)
MachinalTelephone GirlPowerhouse Theater (dir. Tomi Tsunoda)
EDUCATIONAL THEATER
Leni & Joseph (currently)Leni RiefenstahlRutgers Theater Company (dir. Kevin Kittle)
Sense & SensibilityLucy SteeleRutgers Theater Company (dir. Malika Oyetimein)
FaustMephistophelesRutgers Theater Company (dir. Christopher Cartmill)
Pullman Car HiawathaInsane WomanRutgers Theater Company (dir. David Dannenfelzer)
Heel* (workshop)LeanneRutgers Theater Company (dir. Erik Pearson)
LungsWAmherst College (dir. Constance Congdon)
CompanyAmyAmherst College (dir. A. Scott Parry)
Danny and the Deep Blue SeaRobertaHampshire College (dir. Matt Roth)
DEVISED (partial list)
Mother Line Story ProjectMildredMother Line Story Project (dir. Eliza Simpson)
Only The DeadThe Little GuyThe Bushwick Starr (dir. James Zebooker)
The Secret of LifeThe WomanTarget Margin (dir. Andrew Simon)
I Don’t and Then I DoVarious (Solo)La MaMa E.T.C. (dir. Michael Burke)

TRAINING & EDUCATION 

Rutgers University, Mason Gross School of the Arts - MFA Acting 

Chair: David Esbjornson

Head of Acting: Barbara Marchant

Acting: Barbara Marchant, Kevin Kittle, William Carden

Voice & Speech: Dr. Heather Rasche, Nathan Crocker

On-Camera: Billy Serow, Pat McCorkle

Mask: Kathleen McNenny

Clown: Richard Crawford

Text: Christopher Cartmill

Movement: Danielle Liccardo

Audition Technique: Deb Jackel

Rutgers Conservatory at Shakespeare’s Globe in London

Acting: Federay Holmes, David Antrobus

Voice & Speech: Mary Howland

Singing: Joe Atkins

Text: Philip Bird, Dr. Farah Karim-Cooper, Peter Hamilton-Dyer, Patrick Spottiswoode

Movement: Anna Healey

Western Historical Dance: Huw Prall

Stage Combat: Jonathan Waller

Master Classes: The Factory Theatre, Giles Block, Gecko Theatre, Colin Hurley, Yoli Vasquez

ADDITIONAL TRAINING

BA in Theater, Dance & Gender Studies at Amherst College (2013) · Fiasco Theater’s FTI (2016)

BADA Semester at The British American Drama Academy (2011) · NTI Theatermakers (2011)

Clown & Commedia with Christopher Bayes · Virginia Scott · Carine Montbertrand (2012–2016)

Dance Training at Encore Theatrical Arts Project · 5 College Consortium · Arthur Murray

Ballroom Dance: Tango · Salsa · Cha Cha · Samba · Rumba · Hustle · Swing · Waltz · Foxtrot

Studio Dance: Jazz · Ballet · Tap · Contemporary · Hip Hop · Reggaeton · Contact Improvisation

SPECIAL SKILLS

Conversational French · Kirtan in Sanskrit · Basic Piano & Banjolele · Reading Music · Karate Black Belt · Long Form Improv · Tumbling, · Yoga Teacher (800-hr RYT) · Thai Massage · NJ Driver’s License · Cycling · Dialects: Coastal & Inland Southern · RP · Estuary · Multicultural London · Russian · others on request

Awards: Raymond Keith Bryant: Best Undergraduate Performance (‘W’ in Lungs by Duncan Macmillan)