Performing Arts Professional

Resume posted by lukeljohnson52 in Theatre.
Desired position type: 'Full-Time/ Part-Time/ Contract'.
Location: Wichita Kansas, United States

ljohnson_52@hotmail.com
Mobile:
316-640-4275
http://lukeljohnson.weebly.com

Summary

I am an actor, singer, and voice-over artist based out of Wichita, KS and have been performing/working professionally for almost 3 years. Along with onstage duties, I also manage the cast housing for the Crown Uptown Dinner Theatre and provide technical support backstage when needed.

Skills

    Spoken Languages

    • English

    Education

    Kansas State University (2008-2010), Manhattan, Kansas; Master of Arts in Theatre

    Friends University (2004-2008), Wichita, Kansas; Bachelor of Arts in Musical Theatre

    Chanute High School (2000-2004), Chanute, Kansas; High School Diploma

    Experience

    Voice-Over Talent, Voices& Model and Talent Agency LLC

    September 2013-Present

    • Voice-over artist for wide array of clients through Voices& LLC

    Actor/Cast House Manager, Crown Uptown Dinner Theatre

    October 2011-Present

    • Resident company member in professional theatrical productions (see Theatre resume)
    • Manage and maintain Crown Uptown’s cast house used by out of state company members throughout the year.
    • Coordinate travel arrangements of out of state company members with Company Manager.

    Stage Manager, Wichita Collegiate School

    October 2011-November 2011

    • Acted as Stage Manager for the Upper School musical production of The Sound of Music
    • Maintained and organized all paperwork as specified by production staff to run production as smoothly as possible. ie) Recording blocking notes, calling of cues, etc.
    • Responsible for stage crew of high school students

    Lighting Designer, Chanute High School

    October 2010-November 2010

    • Designed, wrote cues, hung/focused lighting instruments, and reported to production staff during 2010 musical production, Footloose

    Technical Staff, McCain Auditorium at Kansas State University

    August 2008-May 2010

    • Assisted technical director with load-in and load-outs of National Touring concerts and theatrical events
    • Extensive work with stage and theatre maintenance
    • Assisted technical director with hanging and focusing of lighting instruments based on the designs of the respective National Touring company
    • Extensive backstage work with National Touring concerts and theatrical events
    Assistant to Professor, Neosho County Community College

    Summer 2000-2008

    • Assisted instructor of Theatre Appreciation, Life Long Learning summer course
    • Took attendance and dealt with all of the technical/media elements during lectures
    • Lectured, on certain occasions, about particular shows the class was going to attend

    Stage Director, Chanute Community Theatre

    Summer 2006

    • Directed and designed Chanute Community Theatre’s musical, I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change