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Dawn Youngs

  • ID: TU571642
  • Union Status : Non-Union
  • Age Type : Adult
  • Gender : Female
  • Race : Caucasian
  • Height : 5'6
  • Hair Color : Red
  • Eye Color : Blue
  • Shoe : 8
  • Women's Size : 8
  • Waist : 28
  • Hips : 38'5
  • Inseam : 31
  • State : MO
  • Age : 45

    BIOGRAPHY

    Dawn Youngs has a BA in Performing Arts from American University and her MFA in Acting from The University of Missouri, Kansas City. She has worked with theater companies across the country including The Ensemble Theater of Cincinnati, Great Lakes Theater Festival, The Utah Shakespeare Festival, Creede Repertory Theater, and the Cleveland Shakespeare Festival. She has done numerous commercial, film, industrial and voice over projects. She is an avid practitioner of hot power yoga, a gardener, oil painter and trail runner. She has stage combat experience, can ride a horse, play a guitar, tap dance, and sing.

    FILM/VIDEO/VOICEOVER CREDITS

    FORTITUDE Radio Play Dr. Little
    Dir. David Hansen WCPN Ideastream

    THE MACHINE STOPS Radio Play Voices
    Dir. David Hansen WCPN Ideastream

    HERO TOMORROW Feature Film Gayle
    Dir. Ted Sikora Swinging Cane Productions

    INERTIA Feature Film Catherine
    Dir. Evan Kondolis LESS Productions

    MY EMILY 16 mm short Emily
    Dir. David Sharf Northwestern Thesis Film

    GOOD MORNING 16 mm short Winter
    Dir. Ryan Dillon Columbia College Film

    HIGHLIFE DV Commercial Bar Patron
    Dir. Jonathan Granof Prospect Ave Productions

    PROFESSIONAL THEATRE

    THREE. . . OR THE SOUND OF Olga
    Graham Schmidt Breaking String Theater, TX

    CIRCUS GIRL Spokeswomen/Ensemble
    Rocky Hopson Hat Tree Productions, TX

    TAMING OF THE SHREW Baptista
    Lindsey Dohshal Present Company, TX

    BENTO Journalist / Ensemble
    Graham Schmidt The Breaking String Theater, TX

    CAGELOVE Ellen Sean McConaha
    The Bang and the Clatter, OH

    BROOKLYN BOY Nina
    Brian Zoldessy Cleveland JCC, OH

    DEMON BABY Wren
    Geoff Hoffman Convergence-Contiuum, OH

    OUR TOWN Ensemble/SM
    Raymond Bobgan Cleveland Public Theater, OH

    ANNE FRANK Miep Gies
    Sarah May Beck Center for the Arts, OH

    STATES OF SHOCK White Woman
    Clyde Simon Convergence-Continuum, OH

    A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Stella
    Scott Gaudin Independence Park Theatre, LA

    NORTHANGER ABBEY Isabella/Eleanor/etc.
    Brett Jacobs Creede Repertory Theatre, CO

    JOHNNY & SALLY Sally Ann Thunder
    Maurice LaMee Creede Repertory Theatre, CO

    MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING Beatrice Suzanne
    Graff Door Shakespeare, WI

    ROMEO AND JULIET Lady Capulet
    Jerry Gomis Door Shakespeare, WI

    THE MOUSETRAP Miss Casewell
    Susan Padveen Broutil and Frothingham, Chicago

    PLAYING FOR TIME Herr Maria Mandel
    Sidonie Garrett The Coterie Theatre, MO

    LITTLE WOMEN Meg
    Jeff Church The Coterie Theatre, MO

    A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Hermia
    Brian Zoldessy The Cleveland Shakespeare Festival

    HAMLET Rosencrantz
    David Hansen Bad Epitaph Theatre Company, OH

    AS YOU LIKE IT Celia
    Lenny Pinna Cleveland Public Theatre

    EDWARD II Queen Isabelle
    Brian Robertson The Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati

    CREATION OF THE WORLD . . . Eve
    Buz Davis The Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati

    CROSSDRESSING IN . . . Melora
    Racheal Buckner The Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati

    ROBIN HOOD (world premiere) Roxy
    D. Lynn Meyers The Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati

    DURANG DURANG Ensemble
    Dale Hodges The Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati


    EDUCATIONAL THEATRE

    UM. . . LIKE AMERICA Mary Hamilton
    Laura Kepley WordBRIDGE Playwright’s Lab

    CONFESSIONS OF A RELUCTANTCAREGIVER  Daughter
    David White WordBRIDGE Playwright’s Lab

    MY MOTHER SAID . . . Margaret
    Cynthia Levin UMKC: 116 Studio

    ANYTHING TO DECLARE Paulette
    Sari Ketter UMKC: Spencer Stage

    THIN AIR: TALES FROM A . . . Hilda
    Elaine Vaan Hogue UMKC: 116 Studio

    THE GRAPES OF WRATH Woman w/ Guitar
    Risa Brainin UMKC: Spencer Stage

    ECSTACY Dawn
    Dale AJ Rose UMKC: Grant Hall

    THE SEA Davis Leon Ingulsrud
    UMKC: Spencer Stage

     

    SKILLS & QUALITIES

    Skills:

    1) Sports: Horsemanship (Hunter-Jumper, English, Western), Yoga, Trail Running
    2) Dialects: British, Irish, Australian, and can work up to proficiency with more dialects when required.
    3) Languages Spoken: English, Some Spanish
    4) Dance: Ballroom, Musical Theatre, and Tap

    Qualities:

    1)  A pleasant, professional attitude and generous spirit
    2) Punctual and patient, with an understanding of the needs of the industry
    3) Excellent body awareness and ability to memorize and repeat performances
    4) Confidence, self-reliance and discipline
    5) Eagerness to learn and grow