Theatre  
     
By the Breath of Southern Fire
workshop
Jenna Royal Family Theater
dir. Brian Blythe
Higher Education
reading
Ensemble Royal Family Theater
dir. Tim Kashani
Singin' in the Rain
workshop
Cathy Selden      UC Irvine
dir. Dennis Castellano
Parade Woman #1/Dance Captain/Swing UC Irvine
dir. Myrona DeLaney
Boeing Boeing Gloria Summer Repertory Theatre
dir. Johanna Pinzelr
Nice Work If You Can Get It Ensemble Summer Repertory Theatre
dir. Anne McAlexander
Merrily We Roll Along Meg/Ensemble Summer Repertory Theatre
dir. James Newman
Evita Dance Ensemble UC Irvine
dir. Travis Kendrick
She Loves Me Amalia Balash UC Irvine
dir. Gary Busby
The Last Five Years Cathy Hiatt UC Irvine
dir. Myrona DeLaney
The Sweet Smell of Success Ensemble UC Irvine
dir. Andrew Palermo
Ordinary Days Deb UC Irvine
dir. Bryce Vaewsorn
Carrie
workshop
Chris UC Irvine
dir. Myrona DeLaney
The Drowsy Chaperone Janet Van De Graaff Claremont High School
dir. DJ Gray
42nd Street Peggy Sawyer Claremont High School
dir. DJ Gray
Starmites Eleanor/Bizarbara Claremont High School
dir. DJ Gray
West Side Story Graziella Claremont High School
dir. DJ Gray
Seussical the Musical Bird Girl #1 The Grove Theater
The Sound of Music Brigitta The Candlelight Pavilion
     
TV / Commercial  
     
The Tonight Show John Mayer Vocals NBC
Mad Men Mrs. Conyers' Daughter AMC
Drake and Josh Campfire Kid Nickelodeon
     
     
Training   
   
Education:
BFA Music Theatre, UC Irvine
   
Dance: Denise Donovan
  Leslie Stevens
  Andrew Palermo
  Michael Kubala
  Miki Amen
  Ray Hesselink
  Claire Van Ryswyk
  Toni Ebell Carrion
  Kat Wildish
  Jeanna McNamara
   
Voice: Janice Lee
  Catherine Ireland
 
Dr. D Gary Busby
  Robin Buck
   
Acting: Dennis Castellano
  Myrona DeLaney
  Cynthia Bassham
  Eli Simon
  Michael Homes
  Jenn Colella
  Andrew Borba
   
Intensives:

Joel Pressman

  Michael Rafter
   

Master Classes:

UC Irvine New York Satellite Program

  Randy Skinner
  Bob Richards
  Jenifer Foote
  Alicia Albright
  Pavan Thimmaiah
  Cameron Adams
 
Special Skills
   
Clowning:

Britney the Clown

   
Instruments:

Taiko Drumming

  Basic Ukulele
   
Dance:

Cartwheels

  Splits
   
Sound: Cat Purr
   
Other: CA Driver's License
  Fabulous Barista
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Mata Barr, Luzma Ortiz, Amy Tilson-Lumetta and Erica Schaeffer

 

Mata Barr, Ethan Thomas Bell, Jacob Ben-Shmuel, Luzma Ortiz, Amy Tilson-Lumetta and Erica Schaeffer

 

Mata Barr, Ethan Thomas Bell and Amy Tilson-Lumetta

 


Mata Barr as Woman #1 in Parade


Mata Barr as Gloria in Boeing Boeing


Mata Barr as Gloria in Boeing Boeing


Mata Barr in Ensemble of Evita


Mata Barr in Ensemble of Sweet Smell of Success


Mata Barr as Gloria in Boeing Boeing


Mata Barr as Deb in Ordinary Days


Mata Barr as Amalia Balash in She Loves Me


Mata Barr as Amalia Balash in She Loves Me

 



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