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Commercial Resume



anntracy51@gmail.com                         916-804-6095           
Height: 5' 2"             Weight: 158            Eyes: Blue/Grey       Hair: Silver

Film, Television & Commercials


Maine Bureau of Highway Safety, Confused Driver, Nomad Productions (2016)

Longfellow's Greenhouse, happy Grandmother,  Jeff Griffiths, WCSH 6 (2016)
Oxford Casino TV spot, excited gambler, Julie Reynolds , CDandM Communications  (2016)

Poetry of Autism, Helper, Emily Bernhard, Six 8 Ten Media (to be shown on PBS)

S-her-lock, Mrs. Moffat, Kate Tracy, https://vimeo.com/sherlockthewebseries
Sui Generi, Detective Groeber, Jenny Anastassof, Dark Farm Films, Portland ME
Neptune, Francis, Derek Kimball, Last House Productions, Portland ME
Bluebird, Doreen’s friend, Killer Films / Vacationland Films, Lincoln ME
And the Crowd Goes, Meridith, Wesley Clark, UC-Monterey Bay
Shaper Jean Infomercial, National Cable Buy
Bitter/Sweet, Patsy, David Ligon Films, Sacramento International Film Festival
Anna's Cross, Joan, Vincent D Miles Films, Sacramento International Film Festival
Capital Women, Susan B. Anthony,  Suzanne Jones-PCS Festival
The Gypsy House, Thelma, Dragos Munteau, AFI Short
Vickey Benbow Real Estate, CH 58, CH 3 Productions
Kith & Kin, Sara, Kabinet Productions (Boston-Sacramento)
S & G Carpets, Principal, AT&T Cable Sacramento
VO Public Service Announcements: Beyond the Proscenium, Comcast Cable, Sacramento
Leader Pharmacy, Retired Wife, Channel 3 Media Services, Sacramento
Central Valley Chronicle,  Artistic Dir-Beyond The Proscenium, KVIE - CH 6, Sacramento
CAL-PERS, Loan Officer, Channel 3 Media Services, Sacramento
John Conboy Law Offices, Principal, TCI Media Services
George B., Sam, the bartender, Tango West, Inc. - Sundance Film Festival
"Pot Holes"-Measures A&B, Wife, Townsend, Raimundo, Besler & Usher (Silver Addy winner)
Fairy Tale Fever, Fairy Godmother, Wobbles & Woody Show, VPI, Sacramento
Coit Cleaners, Young Grandmother, CAL Image Pictures, Sacramento
"Snow Plow", Woman shoveling snow, GMC Truck - McCann/SAS Advertising
Spring Awakening, Soprano rehearsing in church, CBS Movie of the Week (Getting Out Productions)
"The Washington Affair", Woman at Senate hearings/reception    Dr Quinn, Medicine Woman           
On Air Fundraising Host, KQEH (Formerly KTEH) San Jose Public Television

Corporate Video (on-camera* & narration)
Eskaton, Daughter, Firestar Productions*
Modena Medical, Woman Who Never Speaks, Glass/Mc Clure*
City of Irvine-IQ Plus Program, Narrator, Market Power-Royce Productions
Lexus, Finance Specialist, CAL Image Productions*
Airway First, British Marketing Manger, ATV Productions*
SMUD Electric Vehicle, Narrator, Rase Productions
American Recovery Assn, Debtor (RE Agent), Rase Productions*
ENSECO-Clean Air Act, Narrator, Phoenix Productions
ENSECO-Clean Water Act, Narrator, Phoenix Productions
"At Risk" CA DOE, Narrator, CSUS University Media Services
Whitemire Customer Service, Character voices (3), Rase Productions


Interactive Computer Software
Pronunciation Coach, Christine, animated character, DSP Solutions, Rase Productions

Print
Sacramento Magazine, Monk Ponds (11-09)
Western Health Advantage, Wallrich Landi (3-07)
Kaiser Health Centers
Amtrak           

Selected Commercials (Demo upon Request)
State Parks & Recreation, Rase Productions                              
Weberstown Mall, McNally Marketing
Schultz Instant Plant Food, Johnson, Hobbs et al                       
Grebitus & Sons Jewelers, Johnson, Hobbs et al
Home Express, Tom Keith Marketing                            
Howe 'Bout Arden, Tom Keith Marketing
Chapman's, Kagin Bryant                                   
Boston Store, In-house

Theatre (Selected Roles)
The Harmony Codes, Margaret, Beyond the Proscenium, Calif. Stage, Sacramento
Breakthrough, Trudy, Beyond the Proscenium, Calif. Stage, Sacramento
Looking for Richard 3, Duchess of York, Beyond the Proscenium, Actors Theatre, Sacramento
The Pink Elephant, Ane, Vista Players, Actors Theatre, Sacramento
The President’s Daughter, Commissioner De Wolfe, Venue 9, San Francisco
Dancing with Desire, The Older Woman, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Scotland,
Steel Magnolias, Truvy Jones, Garbeau's Dinner Theatre, Sacramento
Macbeth, Witch/Doctor, Theatre El Dorado, Placerville
Rhinoceros, Housewife, Open Egg Theatre, San Francisco

Training/Education
Film Scene Study, Janice Erlendson, San Francisco, CA (10-11/98)
Weekend Intensive, Shakespeare & Co.  ACT, San Francisco (1/98)
Ping Chong Workshop - Modus Ensemble, San Francisco (12/96)
Viewpoints/Suzuki workshops with SITI (Saratoga International Theatre Institute), San Francisco CA (5/96)
Ed Claudio, Actors' Workshop, Sacramento, CA
Mirek Kocur (Grotowski Polish Theatre Lab) (3/90)
BA Theatre/Communications, Western Illinois University

Special Skills
Improvisation - Pilates - Croquet - Proficient on computer
Photographer - Digital art - installation - assemblage
Accents: Southern, Texan, British, Character Voices         

Radio news director, announcer & public affairs for 10 years in Denver (1st female voice on the air 1977), Milwaukee, San Jose and Sacramento    

 

Theatre Resume


Directing

·      Madeleines (Bess Welden), Portland Stage Studio Series, Portland ME (11/15)
·      Madeleines (Bess Welden), Clarity of Pizza (Carolyn Gage) as part of The Maine Dish, Snowlion Repertory Theatre, Portland Ballet Studio Theatre, Portland ME (3/15)
·        Playa Del Doro (Charlie Cole) 24 Hr Theatre Project, Acorn Theatre Festival, St Lawrence Center for the Arts, Portland ME (5/13)
·        Teddy Knows Too Much, One Night Stand 24-hour 10-Minuite Play Festival, Big Idea Theatre, Sacramento CA  (12/10)
·        Women’s Wit:  Does This Show Make my Butt Look Fat? (Joni Hilton) Beyond the Proscenium Productions, The 3-Penny Theatre, Sacramento, CA (4/09)
·        Hecuba & Dido: Love Gone Wrong (adapted by Ann Tracy from Charles Mee’s Trojan Women) Beyond the Proscenium Productions, The Space, Sacramento, CA (10/07)
·        The Vineyard (Ann Tracy, adapted from The Cherry Orchard) staged reading, Asylum G allery, Sacramento CA (11/06)
·        The Al Hamlet Summit (Sulayman Al-Bassam) Beyond the Proscenium Productions, The Space, Sacramento, CA (4/06)
·        charlotte second chance (Dennis Escobedo) Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Calif. Stage, Sacramento, CA (9/05)
·        Sci Fi Hotel: The Musical ver 2.0, (William Fuller, Jack Hastings, Jane Hastings) Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Actors Theatre, Sacramento, CA  (7/04)
·        Stress Test (Pat Pfeiffer), Valley Voices Staged Reading Series, Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Luna's Cafe, Sacramento, CA & Woodland Opera House, Woodland, CA (6/03)
·        Lysistrata Staged Reading, Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Luna's Cafe, Sacramento, CA (3/03)
·        Sci Fi Hotel: The Musical (Global Villiage Idiot Productions), Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Geery Theatre, Sacramento, CA (1/03)
·        Quake (Melanie Marnich), Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Actors Theatre, Sacramento, CA  (10/02)
·        Orestes 2.5 (Ann Tracy, adapted from Orestes 2.0 by Charles Mee) Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Calif. Stage, Sacramento, CA (5/02)
·        Almost Jerusalem (Phil Ginsberg) Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Calif. Stage, Sacramento, CA (5/01)
·        Looking for Richard 3 (Ann Tracy) Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Actors Theatre, Sacramento, CA (5/00)
·        Dreams & Diatribes (Ann Tracy w/actor ensemble) Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Center for Contemporary Art (5/99) Marcus Building, (6/99 & 7/99) Sacramento, CA
·        Hamlet ESP  (adpt. Paul Baker) Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Geery Theatre, Sacramento, CA (1/98) 3 nominations for Best and supporting actresses…
·        Reckless - (Craig Lucas) -  Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Geery Theatre, Sacramento, CA (4/97) Winner of Best Actress in a Comedy, nomination for lighting from Sacramento Regional Theatre Alliance
·        Wormwood Time - (L.T. Larson) - Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Luna's Cafe, Sacramento, CA (10/96)
·        Erotic Haiku - Phantom Galleries, Sacramento, CA (7/96)
·        Not So Grim Fairy Tales - (Patricia Montley) - Replacement Repertory, Broadway Playhouse, Sacramento, CA (6/95)
·        Tips - (Richard Kambak) - Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Luna's Cafe, Sacramento, CA (10/94) Nominated for best original script by Sacramento Regional Theatre Alliance.
·        1959 Pink Thunderbird - (James Mc Lure) Theatre El Dorado, Placerville CA (7/93) Nominated for Best Comedy, Best Actor in a Comedy and Best Supporting Actor & Actress by Sacramento Regional Theatre Alliance.
·        Silver Linings - (Ted Tally) Foothill Actors Theatre production at Foothill Arts Fest '93, High Hill Ranch, Camino, CA (6-93)
·        The Atelier - (Kate Maney) Original one-act for Women's History Month, Institute for Design & Experimental Art, Sacramento, CA (3/93)
·        Silver Linings - (Ted Tally) Foothill Actors Theatre, El Dorado Arts Council Awards Dinner,S. Lake Tahoe, CA (2/93)
·        The Bathtub - (Paul Schmidt) - California premiere at Institute for Design and Experimental Art, Sacramento, CA (9/92)
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·        A Thurber Carnival - (James Thurber) Foothill Actors Theatre, Foothill Art Fest, Camino, CA  (5/31/92)
·        The Curious Savage - (John Patrick) Theatre El Dorado, Placerville, CA  (4/92) - Asst. Dir.
·        Haiku - (Katherine Snodgrass) Studio Theatre, CSUS, Sacramento (4/91)
·        Images - original performance piece, Women’s Theatre Workshop, CSUS, Sacramento (5/86)
·        The Play - (Samuel Beckett) Dance/theatre piece, Bilhenry Studios, Milwaukee, WI (2-82)
·        Chamber Music- (Arthur Kopit) Highland Experimental Theatre, Boulder, CO (4/75)

Acting

  •  Sui Generis, Damnationland 2014, Detective Grobner, Jenny Anastasoff
  • The Crucible, Six-Pack of Miller Staged Readings, Mad Horse Theatre, Tituba, So. Portland, Maine, (5/13) 
  • Neptune, Frances, Last House Productions, Derek Kimball, Cushings Island ME (8/13)
  • The Shadow (staged reading) Horn & Ivory Productions, Port Fringe Festival (6/13) Maude
  • The Crucible (staged reading), Mad Horse Theatre Company, Portland ME (4/13) Tituba
  • Bluebird, Doreen’s friend, Killer Films / Vacationland Films, Lincoln ME (3/12)
  • Bitter/Sweet – David Ligon Films, Patty, Sacramento International Film Festival (5/12)
  • Anna’s Cross – Vincent D Miles Films, Joan, Sacramento Film Festival (4/09)
  • Capital Women – Suzanne Jones, Place Called Sacramento Film Festival (10/08)
  • Gilligan’s Island:The Musical – black rabbit productions, Broadway Playhouse, Sacramento (7/05) Lovey Howell
  • Harmony Codes - Beyond the Proscenium, Actors Theatre of Sacramento (9/01) Margaret
  • Looking for Richard 3 - Beyond the Proscenium, Actors Theatre of Sacramento (6/00) Duchess of York
  • Pink Elephant – Vista Players , Actors Theatre, Sacramento, CA – Ani (10/99)
  • George B. - Film - Tango West Productions (7/96) - Sam, the bartender - Premiered at Sundance Film Festival (1/97)
  • Dancing with Desire: A Poetic Fandango with the Erotic & the Bawdy, Beyond the Proscenium; Edinburgh Fringe Festival, C Venue 19, Scotland (8/96); Geery Theatre, Sacramento, CA (4/96); 3600 Luneman Rd., Placerville Performance Site  (1/96), Luna's Cafe, Sacramento, CA (10/95)
  • The Secret Life of my Evil Twin - Fringearts Fest, Sacramento, CA (5/20/95)
  • Steel Magnolias - Garbeau's Dinner Theatre, Sacramento, CA (1/95-3/95) Truvy Jones
  • Spring Awakening - CBS Movie, Getting Out Productions (8/94) - Soprano in church (day player)
  • Guy Talk - Tomato Theatre, Access Cable, Sacramento, CA (7/94) - Ruby Holden
  • Twistng of the Points, Tomato Theatre, Access Cable, Sacramento, CA (6/94) - Lucy Goldner
  • White Mile, HBO - (5/94) - Flight Attendent (extra)
  • Macbeth - Theatre El Dorado, Placerville, CA (1/94) - Witch/Doctor
  • Rhinoceros - Open Egg Theatre, San Francisco, CA (10/93) - Housewife
  • Twelfth Night - Theatre El Dorado, Placerville, CA (1/92) - Fabia(n)
  • Bleacher Bums - Theatre El Dorado, Placerville, CA (9/90)
  • The Huntchback  - Metropole Theatre, Milwaukee, WI (5/81) Four character roles
  • Marriage by Mail / Rocking the Cradle of Liberty - Iron Springs Chateau, Manitou Springs, CO (4/76 to 9/76) -Kitty/Auntie
  • Night of the Iguana - Nomads Playhouse, Boulder, CO (2/75) - German woman in German
  • Last of the Red Hot Lovers - Acropolis Dinner Theatre, Boulder, CO (1/75) - Bobbi Michael
  • Lysistrata - The Bridge Theatre, Colorado Springs, CO (4/73) - Salabaca
  • The Boor -  The Bridge Theatre, Colorado Springs, CO (2/73) - Madame Popov
  • Celebration, a Musical - The Bridge Theatre, Colorado Springs, CO (1/73) - Chorus and Dance Captain
  • The Tragic Side of Joe Phonebone - Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA (4/72) - Alyce, The Child

 Administrative/Artistic

  • Reader, National Endowment for the Arts,  American Voices New Play Development Institute at Arena Stage (2010)
  • Juror, Teatrul Bacovia Gala Star One-Man Show Competition, Bacau, Romania. (2009)
  • Founder, Artistic Director Beyond the Proscenium Productions, Sacramento CA  (1994-2009)
  • Founder, Artistic Director - Foothill Actors Theatre, Diamond Springs, CA (1992-1994)

Professional   Affilliations

  • Dramatists Guild (associate member)
  • Society of Stage Directors & Choreographers (associate member)
  • Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Council - Performing Arts Committee; FringeArts - A Premillennium ArtFest 5/95

Performance  Scripts
  • Hecuba & Dido: Love Gone Wrong – (adapted from Charles Mee’s Trojan Women) produced by Beyond the Proscenium Productions (5/07)
  • The Vineyard (Ann Tracy adapted from The Cherry Orchard, Chekov) – staged reading Asylum Gallery(11/06)
  • Dreams & Diatribes Redux – produced by Beyond the Proscenium Productions (6/06)
  • Human Love Rescue – 10 minute play produced by Queen Margaret Players, 2003 YWCA Benefit
  • Orestes 2.5 (Ann Tracy, adapted from Orestes 2.0 by Charles Mee) , using multi media (5/02)
  • Looking for Richard 3 – experimental adaptation of Shakespeare’s Richard III, using multi media. (5/00)
  • Dreams & Diatribes – Theatrical performance script created from text frame with input from actors using Viewpoints-style sourcework (7/99 final revision)
  • The Secret Life of My Evil Twin - video/life performance art script (5/20/95)
  • Pets - revision of Liver Lips for Tomato Theatre production (filmed 12/94) for broadcast Sacramento Access Cable  (2/95)
  • Shakespeare's Merry Lovers - adaptation-Taming of the Shrew and Midsummer Night's Dream -Foothill Actors Theatre (1994)
  • Paths Active Notation - script created from people-on-the-streets interviews about different religions, performed at Artist's Reception for Different Paths up the Same Mountain installation, Center for Comteporary Art, Sacramento CA (2/94)
  • Liver Lips/Carrot Hips - Semi-Finalist - Salt & Pepper Mime Co. National Playwriting Competition, 1992
  • IMAGES - original performance piece, Women’s Theatre Workshop, CSUS, Sacramento (5/86)

Theatre   Criticism

  • KXPR Radio, Sacramento (3/86 to 5/87)                       
  • KGNR Radio, Sacramento (1/85 to 3/86)
  • SARTA (Sacramento Area Regional Theatre Alliance) Critics Panel, CSUS, Sacramento (5/86)

Education

  • Lincoln Center Directors Lab West, Pasadena Playhouse, Pasadena CA (5/03)
  • Ensemble Studio Theatre Summer Session, Lexington Center for Arts, NY (7/00)
  • Viewpoints Intensive with Mary Overlie, Basin, Montana (6/99) SSDC Foundation
  • Shakespeare Weekend Intensive, Shakespeare & Co., ACT, San Francisco (1/97)
  • Ping Chong Workshop - Modus Emsemble, San Francisco (12/96)
  • Viewpoints/Suzuki workshops with SITI (Saratogo International Theatre Insitute), San Francisco  CA (5/96)
  • Casting Workshop for Directors with Albert Takazauckas, Brava for Women in the Arts, San Francisco  CA (4/94)
  • Oregon Shakespeare Festival Directing Workshop, Ashland, OR, 7/93 (Post-Graduate)
  • BA (Liberal Arts, emphasis in Theatre/Communications) Western Illinois Univ., May '92
  • Classical Polish Theatre Acting Workshop - El Dorado Arts Council, Placerville, CA (5/91) - led by Mirek Kocur, formerly of Grotowski's Polish Laboratory Theatre
  • Magic Theatre of Omaha Transformational Acting Workshop - CSUS, Sacramento  (9/90) - led by Megan Terry

Publications

  • Sacramento News and Review, “Hecuba & Dido: Love Gone Wrong” (11/1/07)
  • Sacramento Bee, “'Dreams' sequence still work in progress” (Page E5, 6/5/06)
  • Sacramento News and Review, “Dreams & Diatrives Redux” (6/1/06              )
  • Sacramento Bee, “'Al Hamlet' puts an Arab twist on Shakespeare's noted work” (Page G1, 4/6/06)
  • Sacramento News and Review, “Charlotte Second Chance” (9/22/05)
  • Sacramento Bee, “See worthy” (Page TK5, 8/19/05)
            Sacramento Bee, “'Sci Fi Hotel' embraces fun, eschews plot” (Page E1, 7/10/04)
  • Sacramento Bee, “Room with a preview Remodeled 'Sci-Fi Hotel' worth another visit”  (Page TK5, 7/4/04)
  • Sacramento Bee, “Odd 'Hotel' an off-kilter and original assemblage”  (Page E2, 1/28/03)
  • Sacramento Bee, “Three-quarter time continuum Musical to premiere at midtown's Geery Theater” (Page TK11, 1/19/03)
  • Sacramento News and Review, “Orestes 2.5” (4/25/02)          
  • Sacramento Bee, “Beyond Aeschylus 'Orestes 2.5' takes a multimedia approach to a classic”, Marcus Crowder (Page EN10, 4/14/02)
  • Sacramento Magazine, “Ann Tracy”, Lynne Marie Rominger (11/01)
  • Sacramento Bee, "The Harmony Codes" show goes on” (Page N6, 9/16/01)
            Sacramento Bee, “POETRY, FROM SMUTTY TO SUBLIME”  (Page D6, 4/17/96)
  • Sacramento Bee, “EXPERIMENTAL PLAY SHOWCASES POETRY” - BACKERS HOPE TO TAKE PLAY TO SCOTLAND FESTIVAL  (Page N3, 1/18/96)
  • Sacramento Bee, “FLAIR FOR THE DRAMATIC” - ACTOR-DIRECTOR SPREADS THE WORD ABOUT THEATER IN EL DORADO (Page N3, 1/6/94)
  • Sacramento Bee, NEW KGNR VOICES JUST PLAIN FOLKS (Page D05, 2/6/85)


Other

·        Freelance voice talent on variety of commercials and narrations for studios and agencies in Sacramento and Milwaukee WI   (1981-present)
·        Radio public affairs production/news anchor in Sacramento, San Jose, Milwaukee WI, and Denver CO (1977-85)
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