Valerie Redd

AEA MEMBER       SAG-AFTRA ELIGIBLE

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Valerie is a classically trained stage and film actress based in New York City. She holds a B.A. in Theatre (specialization in Physical Theatre and Devised Theatre) from St. Edward's University in Austin, Texas. One of fifteen students selected from international auditions, she completed the Masters Level/ Postgraduate program in Classical Acting at The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.

She serves as Co-Artistic Director of Wandering Bark Theatre Company (wandering-bark.org) , for which she adapted Othello and created/ wrote/ adapted Short Life of Trouble (New York Innovative Theatre Award Nomination for Outstanding Ensemble), in addition to being a member of the casts. She made her directorial debut with The Witches (her adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth), for The New Collectives in association with Wandering Bark Theatre Company. 

An experienced singer, Valerie is drawn to creative opportunities that involve music in storytelling, and currently studies ukulele and guitar.

She is an avid reader, loves to travel, and creates mixed media collage. Her small town east Texas upbringing has fostered a love of country walks, campfires, and backyard astronomy.

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VALERIE REDD

AEA MEMBER/ SAG-AFTRA eligible

HEIGHT: 5'5''                                                                                                                                                               HAIR: BLONDE

WEIGHT: 130                                                                                                                                                                EYES: GREEN

valredd@gmail.com      936-462-3693         valerieredd.com

FILM AND TELEVISION

The Dog Walker                                                Day Player              Gladiolus Productions, dir. Orly Shemesh

You Were Never Here                                       Featured                Before The Door Pictures, dir. Camille Thoman

Shaking                                                              Lead                       dir. Taylor Russo

Sins of the Father                                              Lead                       dir. Clint Braadt

Nouvelle York                                                    Supporting             dir. Karan Chhatwal

A Midsummer Night's Dream                            Lead                       dir. Beverly Bullock

new york THEATRE

Hedda (Gabler)                                                  Hedda                        IRT Theater/ dir. Joseph Mitchell Parks

The Tooth of Crime                                           Doc                             Columbia Stages/ dir. Maridee Slater

Short Life of Trouble                                         Ophelia                       Wandering Bark Theatre Co./ dir. Eric Powell Holm

The Seagull                                                        Nina                            Wandering Bark Theatre Co./ dir. Christopher Diercksen

Richard III                                                           Lord Stanley               Shakespeare in the Parking Lot/ dir. Hamilton Clancy

Othello                                                               Desdemona                Wandering Bark Theatre Co./ dir. Leta Tremblay

Christopher Marlowe's Chloroform Dreams    Daphne                       Lunar Energy Prod./ dir. Phillip Gates

Troy is Burning                                                   Iliona                           Lunar Energy Prod./ dir. Nadia Sepsenwol

Julius Caesar                                                     Caesar                         Theatre East Theatre Co./ dir. Christa Kimlicko Jones

Eye of God                                                          Ainsley                        Theatre East Theatre co./ dir. Lisa Devine

The Wonder                                                       Isabella                        The Queen's Co./ dir. Rebecca Patterson

Twelfth Night                                                     Sailor/ Servant             The Queen's Co./ dir. Rebecca Patterson

LONDON THEATRE

La Dispute                                                           Marie                           Soho Theatre & Edinburgh Fringe/ dir. John Kachoyan

Julius Caesar                                                      Caska                           MacOwan Theatre/ dir. Rodney Cottier

Richard III                                                            Clarence                       Linbury Studio/ dir. Matthew Peover

Marriage a la Mode                                            Melantha                      Linbury Studio/ dir. Hannah Eidinow

REGIONAL THEATRE

All My Sons                                                          Ann                                Mary Moody Northen Theatre/ dir. Melba Martinez

You Can't Take it With You                                 Alice                              Mary Moody Northen Theatre/ dir. Ev Lunning

A Midsummer Night's Dream                            Titania                           Mary Moody Northen Theatre/ dir. Lucien Douglas

Trash Anthems                                                   Lola                                Hyde Park Theatre/ dir. Dan Dietz

Metamorphoses                                                 Eurydice                         Mary Moody Northen Theatre/ dir. Christina Moore

The House                                                          Cassandra                     Mary Moody Northen Theatre/ dir. J.ed Araiza

Cheater                                                               Eve                                 Hyde Park Theatre/ dir. Andrea Skola

Elektra                                                                Chorus Leader               The Blue Theater/ dir. Alan Smith

Medea                                                                Chorus                             Mary Moody Northen Theatre/ dir. J.ed Araiza

Playing for Time                                                 Leisle                               Mary Moody Northen Theatre/ dir. Melba Martinez

Romeo and Juliet                                              Gentlewoman                  Mary Moody Northen Theatre/ dir. Michael Costello

TRAINING

PRIVATE ACTING COACH/ MOVEMENT- Merry Conway

THE LONDON ACADEMY OF MUSIC AND DRAMATIC ART  London, England Classical Acting (Postgraduate Diploma/ Masters Level One Year Course)

ST. EDWARD'S UNIVERSITY  Austin, Texas B.A. Theatre Arts, Acting (specialization Physical Theater and Devised Theater)

SKILLS

Piano (Basic), Ukulele, Singing (Alto/ Mezzo Soprano), Read Music, Historical Dance (14th-18th century European), Suzuki/ Viewpoints training (J.ed Araiza, Ellen Lauren), Horseback riding (Western), Clown (Mark Bell, Kendall Cornel), Yoga, Writing/ Script Adaptation, Driver's License, US Passport, Stage Combat Level One Silver Certificate of the British Academy of Dramatic Combat (rapier/ dagger/single sword/ unarmed) 

DIALECTS

General American, American Southern (native Texan), British- RP