Michaela C. Moore 

 michaela.c.moore@gmail.com
(228) 861-6425 

Height: 5'5"   |   Eye Color: Hazel   |   Hair Color: Brunette

Michaela Moore is an actress, singer and dancer originally from Biloxi, Mississippi, and graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi.  She has performed in lead and supporting roles in both musical theatre and opera nationally and internationally.

 WORK EXPERIENCE 

Theatre

Opera

  • FREAKY FRIDAY (Ellie Blake) -Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse; dir. Erin Thompson

  • ROCK OF AGES (Sherrie Christian) -Hub City Players; dir. Mike Lopinto

  • DISASTER! (Sister Mary Downy) -Four Corners Theatre; dir. Randall K. West

  • DISASTER! (Marianne) -Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse; dir. Amy McCleary**

  • JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT (Narrator)- Great Plains Theatre; dir. Mark Hanson

  • ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE (Ensemble u/s Rachel/Tammy)- Broadway Palm; dir. Amy McCleary

  • DISASTER! (Sister Mary Downy)- Great Plains Theatre; dir. Mark Hanson

  • YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN (Inga)- Priscilla Beach Theatre; dir. Chris Armbrister

  • [TITLE OF SHOW] (Heidi)- Priscilla Beach Theatre; dir. Danny Bolton

  • EBENEZER (Belle/Others)- Surflight Theatre; dir. Paula Sloan

  • ROCKY HORROR CABARET SHOW (Columbia)- Tenacious Theatrics; dir. Leonard Rose

  • SHREK (Dragon/Ensemble) -Great Plains Theatre; dir. Randall K. West

  • THE SPITFIRE GRILL (Percy Talbott) -William Carey Dinner Theatre; dir. Tim Matheny

  • HAIRSPRAY (Amber Von Tussle) -Command Performance Broadway Intensive; dir. Rob Mulholland

**Notates upcoming productions

  • AMAHL & THE NIGHT VISITORS (Amahl) -Mississippi State University; dir. Tara Warfield

  • CARMEN (Frasquita) -Southern Opera and Musical Theatre; dir. Joseph Levitt

  • SUSANNAH (Mrs. Hayes) -Red River Lyric Opera; dir. Copeland Woodruff

  • BIG LEBOWSKI LIVE! (Opera Singer)- Brooklyn Bow; That Feeling When Band

Film/Commercial

  • AMOUNG US (Detective Norton)- Michael Mercado; REELARC

  • CIROC INDUSTRIAL (Model)- Central Casting

  • UNDECIDED (Supporting) - NYU Student Film

  • THE PRIZED PIG (Lead) -NYU Student Film

  • THE ENGLISHMAN (Supporting) -Student Film

  • PEAVY CHIROPRACTIC (Lead) -Commercial

  • FAULKNER STATE (Lead)- Commercial

 Training & Workshops 

- Bachelor's in Vocal Performance/Public Relations at the University of Southern Mississippi 

- Studied Musical Theatre/Acting Summer Encore Program at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York, NY.

- Professional Scene Study with The Barrow Group- New York, NY

- Studied Musical Theatre at the International Performing Arts Institute in Kiefersfelden, Germany.

- Studied Opera/Musical Theatre at Red River Lyric Opera in Wichita Falls, TX.

Principal Teachers

Deric Rosenblatt

Dr. Maryann Kyle

Dr. Gregory Fuller

Dr. Tara Warfield

Coaches

Susan Pilar (AADA)

Randy Skinner (42nd Street, White Christmas)

Dan Renkin (AADA)

Christopher McGovern (AADA)

Jason Kaufman (AADA)

George Heslin (AADA)

Matt Morgan (Univ. of Florida)

Dr. Howard Keever (William Carey Univ.)

Richard Nechamkin (NY Opera Forum)

Matt Nesmith (Univ. of South Dakota)

Kirstin Chavez (Metropolitan Opera)

Scott Susong (Illinois Wesleyan)

Jad Bernardo (Adelphi Univ.)

Master Classes

Kathleen Marshall (Anything Goes, Kiss Me Kate)

Jessica Dermody (Great Comet, Frozen)

Dr. Wanda Brister-Rachwal (Florida State)

Corey Trahan (Northwestern State Univ.)

Ralf Schaedler (Stage Entertainment Germany)

Don Marrazzo (Penn State Univ.)

 Special Skills 
  • 17 years dance training in ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, modern

  • Proficient in flute, ukulele, dulcimer

  • Choreographer for special event/fundraiser and community theatre productions

  • Improv Comedian (selected for college performance troupe and SponCom Atlanta performance)

  • Stage Combat training in hand-to-hand combat and basic fencing (rapier)

  • Dialects including American Southern, British RP, Cockney, Jamaican, Spanish (Dominican), Irish, Russian, Bronx, Midwestern

  • Experience in Makeup/Costume Design and Technical Work

  • Puppetry

  • Can impersonate the first 150 Pokemon 

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