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Include These Actress Skills
- Knowledge of diverse acting techniques and methods
- Oral and written communication abilities
- Creative skills
- Listening skills
- Attention to detail
- Ability to work in teams
- Interpersonal skills
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Dear Mr. Shaw:
After reviewing your post for an Actress for your production company, I am sending my resume as I feel my qualifications match your requirements. I have a strong background in stage and film productions and bring over ten years experience that will prove beneficial for your company.
I am a detail-oriented team player who possesses the ability to quickly memorize entire scripts and adhere to a strict rehearsal schedule. My years working with a voice coach have proven beneficial in helping me with range and dialect, and I have successfully filled roles that require various accents and even singing. My acting skills encompass comedy, drama, and musicals.
Throughout my career, I have been praised for being coachable and work easily with directors, producers, fellow actors and other personnel in both film and stage productions. Also, I have used my creativity to bring originality to any role, often making suggestions for lines or actions that are well-received by both directors and script writers.
Below are some career highlights that I feel best reflect my skills and qualifications that would make me a viable candidate for your position:
Landed lead role in an original off-Broadway production, "Like Sisters," a comedy written by Matthew O’Keefe
Nominated for Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play for my role in "Like Sisters"
Starred in direct-to-video suspense movie, Shards, for New Delicious Works
Featured in various commercials for major brands, including Pepsi, Hanes, and Toyota
Awarded Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting from New York Academy
Other career highlights include teaching acting classes for community colleges and community theater groups and serving as a mentor for young Actresses in the New York area. Also, I co-wrote a play, "Flight Deck," which was produced off-Broadway to critical acclaim in 2014.
I have provided a headshot, as required. I look forward to further discussing my experience in a personal interview and hope this can be arranged.
Thank you for your consideration.