SARA GADDIS

sara@knoxvilletheatreclub.org

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Founder / Artistic Director

Knoxville Theatre Club
Magic Feather Productions

Founder / Director of Training and Communications

Nashville Stagecraft

Stage Credits

Flo, Beer Girl - The Moving Theatre, Knoxville
Hamlet, Hamlet - Tiger Lilly Theatre, Knoxville
Nadeena, Nadeena Ray Whitaker Killed Her Husband - Nashville Stagecraft
Cordelia / Kent, The Mad King Lear,  - Nashville Stagecraft
Anne Boleyn, The Royal Gambit - Cultural Events Series, Nashville
Tilly, She Kills Monsters  - Sideshow Ensemble @ Actors Bridge, Nashville
Janice, Crumble - Sideshow Ensemble @ Actors Bridge
Simmons and Violet Vampyrette, Dracula - Haberdasher Theatre, NYC
Sarah Palin, Ramblings of A Gentleman Scumbag, NYC (FRIGID Award),
Iago, Othello - Magic Feather Theatre, NYC
Latanya/Natasha, Santa Got Goosed, - 24 Hour Playfun Festival, DCTV
Cuddles Molotov, The Maderati - Haberdasher Theatre, NYC
Hero/Frizzola, Manhattanpotamia III - Hyperion Theater Project, NYC
Satyr, The Cyclops - Haberdasher Theatre, NYC
Alice In Wonderland, The Queen of Hearts - Haberdasher Theatre, NYC
Jealous Wife/Sorority Girl #3, Best Party Ever - Shepard Theater, NYC

New York Comedy

The BTK Band - Featured Storyteller
The Giddy Multitude Vaudeville - Comedic performance artist
God Tastes Like Chicken - Ensemble Member, Under St. Mark’s
Red Tie Mafia - Improv Captain, Gotham Comedy Club

Film / TV /  Radio

Weekly DJ  - 90.3 WUTK, Knoxville
God Taste Like Chicken - Ensemble Member, Various ads and skits
Cashmere Mafia - Fashion Show Attendee, ABC
Dangling By A Thread - Marcy, Hunter College Student Film
Nerdcore Rising - Biggest Fan, Independent Film

Writing / Directing / Design

Cindy and Ella - Co-author, Nashville Stagecraft
The Hobbit - Assistant Director / Costuming, 4th Story Black Box
Nadeena Ray Whitaker Killed Her Husband - Author / Performer, Nashivlle
Shore - Director, Nashville Stagecraft
The Three Demons and Other Works - Author / Performer, NYC

Classes / Workshops

Body Language - The art of expression, Nashville Stagecraft
Crafting the Character - Physical & vocal development, Nasvhille Stagecraft
Superheros! - Imagination and acting - Abrasive Media Nashville
Private Instructor at Nashville Stagecraft
Acting FUNdamentals Workshop - Children's acting, Nashville Stagecraft
The Working Actor - The business of acting, Nashville Stagecraft
Between the Lines - Preparation for stage performance, Nashville Stagecraft
Script to Stage - playwriting workshop, Magic Feather Productions, NYC
The Playful Body - Physicality in character development, Nashville Stagecraft
Shakespeare Inside - Text based soliloquy work, Magic Feather Productions
Workshop Instructor - Magic Feather Playwriting Seminar, NYC
Writing Mentor / Editor - AWE Creative Group's 24 Hour Playful, NYC

Training

Upright Citizens’ Brigade
American Musical and Dramatic Academy

Special Skills

Stage combat training in: Rapier/Dagger, Broadsword, Single Sword, Unarmed
7 years improv comedy experience
Juggling
Smoke Rings
Monkey mating call