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

Rutgers Actor Presentation 

Melina Leodas

BFA
646-596-0229
Hair: 
Brown
Eyes: 
Brown
Height: 
5'9"
THEATER
Julius CaesarTreboniusSimon DormandyShakespeare’s Globe Theatre
As You Like ItEnsemblen DormandyShakespeare’s Globe Theatre
Blood WeddingMother-in-LawMatt DicksonRutgers Theater Company
Five Times in One NightLauraZi AlikhanRutgers Theater Company
The Fiery and the SnuffyCharliKevin KittleRutgers Theater Company
A Dream PlayThe GlazierChristopher CartmillRutgers Theater Company
SilentiumEnsembleDanielle LiccardoRutgers Theater Company
HEELFemale WrestlerCaitlin SullivanRutgers Theater Company
WORKSHOPS/READINGS
Acting WorkshopMark RylanceShakespeare’s Globe Theatre
Cabaret WorkshopBadiene Magaziner, Minda LarsonDon’t Tell Mama’s
The Wolves#8 DefenseSarah DeLappeRutgers Theater Company
A Holy KissTheresaJeana ScottiRutgers Theater Company

ACTING TRAINING
Rutgers University: BFA in Acting, Mason Gross School of the Arts
Chair: David Esbjornson
Head of Acting: Barbara Marchant
Acting: Barbara Marchant, Kevin Kittle
Scene Study: William Carden
Voice & Speech: Heather Rasche, Julie Foh
Movement: Danielle Liccardo
Masks: Kathleen McNenny

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre
Acting: Simon Dormandy, David Antrobus
Movement: Anna Healy
Voice & Speech: Lucinda Warlock
Feldenkrais: Richard Cave
Dialect: Mary Howland
Singing: Joe Atkins
Historical Dance: Huw Prall
Stage Combat: Jonathan Waller
Text: Patrick Spottiswoode, Dr. Farah Karim-Cooper, Philip Byrd

VOICE TRAINING
Badiene Magaziner Vocal Studio, Badiene Magziner 2007-present

OTHER/SPECIAL SKILLS
Contemporary Jazz Dance, Basic Ballet, Reads Music, Basic Piano Skills, Basic Drum Skills, Basketball, Soccer, Jump Rope, Boxing (sparring experience), Competitive Horseback Riding, and Barre Certified by Exhale. Dialects/Accents Upon Request.