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Ginger Eckert

AEA
EmailHairRed
Websitehttp://www.gingereckert.comEyesGreen
Height5' 6"
Weight130 lbs
VoiceMezzo Soprano
 
Theater Credits
The Taming of the Shrew Review   Kate     Guerrilla Shakespeare Project     Kim Martin-Cotten
King John Outstanding Reviews "Best of 2010"   Constance      Guerrilla Shakespeare Project     Jordan Reeves
A Pound on Demand   Post Mistress     Trinity Repertory Co.     Catherine Steindler
The K of D   All roles     The Kennedy Center, OSF     Laura Kepley
Sockdology   Jeannie     Marin Theater Company     David Dower
The Long Christmas Ride Home (w/Basil Twist)   Puppeteer     Trinity Repertory Co.     Oskar Eustis
Vendetta Chrome   Ivory     Clubbed Thumb     Alexis Poledouris
The Whore of Sheridan Square   Didi, Lolatta     LaMama ETC     Michael Baron
You May Go Now    Dottie     Babel Theatre Project     Geordie Broadwater
Mrs. Smith Presents...   Catherine/J Train     Ars Nova - ANT Fest     Michael Goldfriend
The Wikipedia Plays   Nina, Doctor     Ars Nova     Michael Goldfried
The Dime Show: A Vaudeville    The Girl     Women's Project     May Adrales
On the Threshold   Rill, Mother     The Public Theater     Playwrights' Showcase
The Imaginary Invalid   Toinette     Trinity Repertory Co.     Michael Goldfried
A Christmas Carol   Mrs. Cratchit     Trinity Repertory Co.     Peter Sampieri
Measure for Measure   Escalus     Guerrilla Shakespeare Project     Jacques Roy
The Two Noble Kinsmen   Hippolyta & Doctor     Guerrilla Shakespeare Project     Diana Buirski
Othello   Emilia     Mixed Magic Theatre     Peter Sampieri
Stories by Tobias Wolff   Lady & others     Word for Word     Stephanie Hunt
The House of Bernarda Alba   Bernarda     Brown/Trinity Consortium     Annie Piper
Top Girls   Joyce, Bird     Brown/Trinity Consortium     Laura Kepley
Tongue of a Bird   Dessa     Brown/Trinity Consortium     Jesse Austrian
Le Bourgeois Avant Garde   Violet     Brown/Trinity Consortium     Michael Baron
Courting Vampires   Rill     Brown New Plays Festival     Michael Goldfried
Yemaya's Belly   Yemaya, Maya     Brown New Plays Festival     Peter Sampieri
Bee   Julie, Ferna     Lorraine Hansberry Theater     Arturo Catricala
Cat's-Paw   Lindsay     Exit Theatre     Christine Young
The Duboce Triangle: A Soap Opera   Flockedhair     Josie's Cabaret     John Morace
 
Film Credits
Lose One Friend   Sasha     Independent/now in post     Daniel Armour
Haiku Tunnel   Carlina     Sundance/Sony Pictures Classics     Jacob & Josh Kornbluth
My Little One   Renee     Makalani Productions SF     Tom Wylkynsn
 
Other Credits
WORKSHOPS             
The Big Red Wagon*   Melissa     New York Theatre Workshop     
Backyard   Mother     Babel Theater Project     by Dan LeFranc
The Graces*   Mabel     New Georges     by Claire Chafee
The Sister Wall*   Linda     Barrow Street Theatre     by Sara Moore
Water Stories From the Mohave Desert*   Phoebe     Lark Play Development Center     by Brighde Mullins
 
Voice & Dialect Coach, credits include: New York Theater Workshop, Ripe Time, Making Books Sing, Brotherhood (Showtime series).
Certified teacher, Fitzmaurice Voicework (R).
 
Education and Training
Brown University / Trinity Rep, M.F.A. in Acting
- Teaching Assistant to Thom Jones, Voice & Speech
American Conservatory Theater, Summer Training Congress
American University, B.A. in Literature
 
Special Skills
Dialects (British, Irish, Cockney, Slavic, Rhode Island, various regions of U.S., French, South African), Phonetics, Puppetry, Yoga, Makeup, Stage Combat, Clogging, Clowning, Playing well with others.
 
Awards and Recognition
Reviewed as "Outstanding": Flavorpill & Show Business. New York Innovative Theater Award Nominee for "The Whore of Sheridan Square," Bay Area Critics Circle Award for "Stories by Tobias Wolff" & Elliot Norton Award for "The Long Christmas Ride Home"; Stephen Sondheim Fellow 2002 & Lotta M. Crabtree Scholar 2002-2005.