SOMER BENSON - NON-UNION

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THEATRE

The Casuals *World Premiere

Lucille

Jonathan Berry, Jackalope

If There Is I Haven't Found It Yet

u/s Fiona

Jonathan Berry, Steep

Ripped Festival

Christina

Manny Buckley, American Blues

Walter Mosley on the Square

Agnes

Samuel G. Roberson, Congo Sqr

Killer Joe

Sharla Smith

Rick Snyder, Profiles

Reasons To Be Pretty

Carly

Rick Snyder, Royal George

Graceland

Anna

Matthew Miller *World Premiere

Graceland

U/S Sara *performed

Matthew Miller, Profiles

Wonderful World of Dissocia

Lisa

Tyler Gray *U.S. Premiere

The Thugs

Diane

Joe Jahraus, Midwest Premiere

Women Are Crazy Because Men...

Phoenix

Brad T. Gottfred, CYUR Midwest

Come Back to the 5 & Dime

Mona

Ken MaGee, AADA California

Proof

Claire

Donna Steele, Steele Beam

Collected Stories

Lisa Morrison

Maria Boundas Bakalis, WCC

FILM

You're So Talented, S1

Creative Producer & Casting

Sam Bailey, Open TV

Horses of a Different Color

Principal

Kerry ShawBrown, Rascal&Rogues

The Men Who Won't Leave You Alone

Principal

Chris Tabor, Artful Enough Pro

COMMERCIAL

O'Charley's Restaurant

Wife

"Got it Covered"

Sabates Eye Care

Woman

Kerry ShawBrown, Rascal&Rogues

Missouri Credit Union

Co-worker

Kerry ShawBrown, Rascal&Rogues

Luna Flooring

Lucy's Mom

Devon Ford

EDUCATION & TRAINING

American Academy of Dramatic Arts

Certificate & AA Degree

Los Angeles, CA

School at Steppenwolf

Residency for Experienced Actors

Chicago, IL

Claire Simon

Intensive Theatre & On-Camera Workshop

Simon Casting, Chicago

Matthew Miller

Advanced On-Camera Skills Coaching

The Acting Studio, Chicago

PROJECT

Six Corners

Young Performer Supervisor

Gary Griffin American Blues

Disney's the Little Mermaid

Young Performer Supervisor

Amber Mak Paramount Theatre

A Christmas Story the Musical

Young Performer Supervisor

Nick Bowling Paramount Theatre

Princess Leia Doppelgänger. PeerWise Volunteer at Lurie Children's Hospital. Prayers in Hebrew, Synagogue Art Specialist. Certified: CPR, First Aid, Mandated Reporter, Illinois Bassett Server. Koval Brand Ambassador. Guest Teaching Artist with: Artists Breaking Limits & Expectations, Directing for Film Workshop at Columbia College Chicago.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'7"

Weight: 133 lbs

Eyes: Hazel

Hair Color: Brown

Hair Length: Shoulder Length

 

Aerobics, Bowling, Boxing, Cheerleading, Combat - Stage, Fishing, Frisbee, Hula Hoop, Jump Rope, Roller Skating, Running - General, Snorkeling, Softball, Swimming - ability - general, Swimming - backstroke, Swimming - freestyle, Weight Lifting, Yoga, Audio Prompter, Dance Cha Cha, Dance Hip Hop, Dance Line/Country, Dance Mambo, Dance Salsa, Dance Swing, Ear Prompter, Firearms, Harmonica, Host, Improvisation, Licensed Driver, Modeling, Singer, Teleprompter, Vocal Range: Alto, Vocal Range: Mezzo Soprano, Voiceover, Whistler, Boston Accent, British - BBC English Accent, British - Cockney Accent, French Accent, German Accent, Irish Accent, Israeli Accent, Jewish/Yiddish Accent, New England Accent, New York Accent, Philadelphia Accent, Russian Accent, Southern Accent, Texan Accent