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Monica Willey

AEA
Phone207.664.3513HairBrown
EmailEyesBrown
Websitewww.monicawilley.comHeight5' 7"
VoiceSoprano
 
Theater Credits
Our Town   Emily     Penobscot Theatre     Bari Newport
A Christmas Carol   Belle, Sister-in-law, Mrs. Dilber     Trinity Repertory Company     Brigitta Victorson
God, Man, and Devil   Tsipenyu     Target Margin Theater     Donya K. Washington
Cabaret   Ensemble (1st Lady)     Trinity Repertory Company     Curt Columbus
A Christmas Carol   Fan     Trinity Repertory Company     Michael Perlman
Dog Park   Dawn     Brown Playwrights Rep     Michael Perlman
The Mikado   Katisha     The Arundel Barn Playhouse     Dewayne Barrett
Thoroughly Modern Millie   Miss Flannery/Dorothy Parker     The Arundel Barn Playhouse     Daniel Haley
Nunsensations!   Sister Leo     The Arundel Barn Playhouse     Dewayne Barrett
Godspell   Robin     The Arundel Barn Playhouse     Chris Saunders
We Are Proud to Present...   Sarah     Brown New Plays Festival     Michael Perlman
Uncle Vanya   Marina     Brown/Trinity Rep     Michael Perlman
At Night It Glows*   Donna     Brown/Trinity Rep     Gillian Williams
Mad Forest   Angel, Girl Student     Brown/Trinity Rep     Heath Cullens
Blood Wedding   Neighbor/Girl     Brown/Trinity Rep     Stephen Buescher
Camino Real   Ensemble     Brown/Trinity Rep     Liesl Tommy
bone to pick: a one woman show*        Brown University     Lowry Marshall
Merrily We Roll Along   Mary Flynn     Brown University     Curt Columbus
Songs for a New World   Woman     Brown University     Kevin Wilson
Moon Mary*   Moon Mary     Brown University     Anne Troup
Into the Woods   Florinda     Brown University     Claire Karpen
Sunday in the Park with George   Celeste     Brown University     Matt Biagini
Hair   Tribe     Brown University     Chris Bayes
Anna in the Tropics   Ensemble     Brown University     Lowry Marshall
 
Film Credits
Sidewalk Jesus   Lisa     Columbia MFA Film     Eric Ambrosino
Brandon   Laine (Supporting Lead)     Rhode Island School of Design     
 
Television Credits
Monica's Mixing Bowl   Monica     Webseries     Jesse Averna
 
* - world premiere
 
Education and Training
M.F.A. Acting, Brown University/Trinity Rep 2010
B.A. Theatre Arts, Brown University 2007

Acting: Brian McEleney, Stephen Berenson, Lowry Marshall, Spencer Golub, John Emigh, Connie Crawford
Voice: Thom Jones, Kevin Wilson, Aaron Sheehan
Physical Theatre: Stephen Buescher
West African Dance: Michelle Bach-Coulibaly
Clown: Jane Nichols

Shakespeare - Abroad in the UK: The London Acadamy of Music and Dramatic Art
Acting: Jenny Lipman
Text/Voice: Lisa Akesson
Stage Combat: Jonathan Waller and Kristina Soerborg
 
Special Skills
Founder, Owner, and Baker of Monicakes Bakery LLC, specializing in "cakies," cookies filled with cake.

West African Dance, field hockey, singing (musical theatre, jazz, classical)
 
Awards and Recognition
Recipient of the 2007 Weston Award for Acting at Brown University
Recipient of the 2005-2006 Robinson Potter Dunn Premium at Brown University