Samara Kelly

SAG-AFTRA/AEA
Phone: (646) 385-4908
email: Samarakelly26@gmail.com

Hair: Blonde
Eyes: Blue

Theater

LMNOP Michaela A.R.T. Institute at Harvard/Scott Zigler
Fourth Graders Present… Sally American Rep. Theater/Marcus Stern
The Seagull Arkadina Moscow Art Theatre School
Pullman Car Hiawatha Harriet Moscow Art Theatre
Long Christmas Lucia Moscow Art Theatre
Being Patient The Patient Barrow Group Stage (NY) Theatre Row (NY)
Four Dogs and a Bone Colette CSV Center (NY)
I Want You Sally LAByrinth Theatre Company (NY)
Burial at Thebes Antigone Trinity Theatre School, Dublin
Two Gentlemen of Verona Silvia Manhattan Theatre Source (NY)
One in Eight Theresa Manhattan Rep Theatre (NY)
The Three Sisters Irina NYU, Tisch (NY)
Crave M Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center
Godspell Joanna 2nd Story Theatre (FL)
The Miracle Worker Annie Sullivan 2nd Story Theatre (FL)

Film and TV

DisEnchanted Little Mermaid Titan Pictures Media/ Dir. Aaron Jackson
The Most Important… Principle AFI/ Dir. Kevin Lacy
Being Patient Principle Passage Pictures/ Dir. Liz Kerin
Lighthouse Principle Columbia Grad.
Giving Up the Ghost Principle NYU Grad.
Phone Tag Principle Stonestreet Productions
The Track Meet (starring Miles Teller) Supporting Stonestreet Productions
Z Rock Featured IFC

Education

MFA: Acting American Repertory Theater/Moscow Art Theater School Institute for Advanced Theater Training at Harvard University, 2014
BFA New York University Tisch School of the Arts

Training

MFA American Repertory Theatre Institute at Harvard University Scott Zigler, Marcus Stern, Nancy Houfek, David Hammond, Tommy Derrah
Moscow Art Theatre School (3 month residency) Ballet, Fencing, Voice, Acro-balance, Suzuki, Acting
Atlantic Theatre Company School Kelly Maurer (Siti Company- Suzuki, Viewpoints), Stephen Hawley, Anya Saffir, Maggie Kiley, Bill Macy
LAByrinth Theater Company Master Class Phil S. Hoffman, David Deblinger, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Stephen Adly Guirgis, John Ortiz
Stonestreet Film and TV Studios 1 Year On Camera Training; Jen McCabe, Gary Bennett, Zach Galligan
Trinity College Dublin School of Drama (3 month residency) Acting, Mask Work, Laban Movement
NYU Lee Strasberg Institute Summer Intensive Geoffrey Horne
On Camera with Clint Alexander, Linda Lowy, April Webster, Christine Kromer, Sara Isaacson, Eve Battaglia, Josh Pais, Eric Souilere. Commercial Coaching with Brooke Thomas
Dance Broadway Dance Center- 6 years, Miami City Ballet- 7 years, Competitive Dance Team (high school)
Improv (Upright Citizens Brigade, Los Angeles) Levels 101-401

Special Skills

Improv and Stand Up Comedy= Flappers Burbank, The Comedy Store, West Side Comedy Club
Dance: Professional Street Jazz/Jazz Funk, Hip Hop, Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Modern
Singing: Alto-Pop Rock
Languages: Basic American Sign Language, Conversational Russian
Other: Certified Yoga Teacher, Licensed Bartender, Valid Passport and Driver’s License Fencing (Russian Guild of Stage Movement Certified), Stage Combat (SAFD Certified)

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