Sue Gerver

Last updated

December 5, 2016
 

Sue’s current news

  • Began an unscripted vlog, "Suck It Up Sunday" https://vimeo.com/192306493, https://vimeo.com/194368601
  • Performing the role of Jennie Bartlett in Daleko Arts', "Snowed Inn", performing Nov 25th-Dec 18th. Directed by Ben Thietje. An original work by Adam Hummel for Daleko Arts.
  • Continuing with the online, graduate class, THE  AUDITION TECHNIQUE-GREEN ROOM,  to further refine my self-tape skills, as well as further address branding and marketing techniques. 
  • A collection of my self-tape videos can by seen on my Vimeo page: https://vimeo.com/user20782767/videos.
  • Vocal training with Michael Gruber began in November.
  • Closed Antigone with Theatre Coup d'Etat in October.
  • Completed filming, "Soire", a local, independent feature film and an MCTC student film, "GUT".

Biography

Sue Gerver is an actor with stage training. She has on camera credits in commercials and industrials, as well as independent features, shorts and student films. Sue also has had administrative experience as the Executive Director of the Crow River Art Center in Hutchinson, MN. In addition to performing programming for The Center, she wrote grants for the community theater and 4Shadow Theatre Company, and supervised grants for the community choir.

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Sue Gerver - Film Demo

Sue Gerver - Commercial Demo

Runnings Black Friday Sale

Résumé

TWIN CITIES CREDITS THEATRE CREDITS

SNOWED INN                                                                                                                                                                           Jennie, Daleko Arts

ANTIGONE                                                                                                                                                                                 Eurydice, Theater Coup d'Etat 

AIRBAGS***                                                                                                                                                                 Erickson, MN  FRINGE 2016

THE CHRISTIANS                                                                                                                                                                         Choir Member, Walking Shadow

OPAL'S HUSBAND                                                                                                                                                                                            Opal, Daytrippers Dinner Theatre

NEW LOOK SHOWCASE 2015                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Linda, Death of a Salesman, ACTORS WORKOUT

SERIOUSLY BUGGED, THE MUSICAL                                                                                                                                                                Cat/Librarian/Melody Swift, Townie, FRINGE 2015

MILK LADY'S SON                                                                                                                                                                                             Lynn, Sabes/JCC

LIVES OF THE GREAT WAITRESSES
Yetta, Theatre Unbound

SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION
Kitty, Theatre in the Round

ST. SIMONE
Fisherman’s Chorus, Pillsbury House Late Night

PRINCESS DIANA, THE MUSICAL
Queen Elizabeth, Actors Theater of MN

CHILDREN'S HOUR
Mrs. Mortar, Mpls. Jewish Community Center

SUMMER AND SMOKE
Mrs. Bassett, Theater in the Round

CLEAR AS DAY
Anna, Eat Street Theatre

EDITH STEIN
The Prioress, Open Window Theatre

IOWA CREDITS:

MEMORY OF WATER *GUEST ARTIST
Vi, Theatre Simpson
Indianola, IA, Nov 2014

BEYOND THE RAINBOW
Ethel Gumm, StageWest/Des Moines Playhouse

LIFE & TIMES OF THE THUNDERBOLT KID
Multiple Roles, Des Moines Playhouse

JERRY SPRINGER: THE OPERA
Studio Audience Member, StageWest

THREE TALL WOMEN
Woman A, Theatre...for a change

A LIGHT THAT BURNS
Betty, Tallgrass

WOMEN OF LOCKERBIE
Townswoman, StageWest

MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Hippolyta, Salisbury House

IDEAL HUSBAND
Marchmont, Terrace Hill

MEMORY OF WATER
Vi, StageWest

SPINNING INTO BUTTER
Kenney, Des Moines Playhouse

LITTLE WOMEN
Aunt March, Terrace Hill

CHILDREN'S THEATRE

SIDEWAYS STORIES FROM WAYSIDE SCHOOL
Mr./Mrs Gorf, Dr. Pickell, Miss Waloosh; Kate Goldman

THERE'S A BOY IN THE GIRL'S BATHROOM
Mrs. Ebbel; Kate Goldman

DES MOINES FRINGE FESTIVAL
NO EXIT
Inez, FLB Productions

DES MOINES 7/11 PROJECT
GALLERY:THE MUSICAL
Mary, Rabid Dog Theatre Co

COLLEGE: THEATRE SIMPSON

TALES OF THE LOST FORMICANS**
Evelyn

GODSPELL
Ensemble

TO FOOL THE EYE**
The Duchess

LIFE'S A DREAM
Clotaldo

OEDI**
Jocasta

STOP KISS
Mrs. Winsley

QUILTERS
Sarah

OTHER THEATRE: IOWA

TALLEY'S FOLLY
Sally, Union Street Players (USP)

THE FOUR POSTER
Agnes, USP

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
Ensemble, USP

MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS
Mrs. Smith, Knoxville Community Theatre

OTHER THEATRE: MN

MINNESOTA THE GLASS MENAGERIE
Laura, 4Shadow

A PERFECT MATCH
Alison, 4Shadow

LOVE LETTERS
Melissa Gardner, 4Shadow

ROMANTIC COMEDY
Phoebe, Hutchinson

RUMORS
Christine, Hutchinson

EDUCATION /TRAINING

Sue graduated from Simpson College in Indianola, IA with a B.A. in Theatre Arts-Acting. Sue is currently a member of the Actor's Workout with Raye Birk at The Guthrie. She is currently receiving vocal coaching from Andrew Cooke. She also has classical, solo voice training from UW-Madison, Augusta College-Georgia & Simpson College.  Sue is a current student of Cheryl Moore Brinkley for on camera acting technique. Sue has taken Improv for the Camera with John Haynes in Feb 2015. She is also taken Improv 101 with John Haynes in Feb-Mar 2015, and at Huge Theater, in Fall 2014. She completed a beginning Roy-Hart workshop in May 2013 and an Archetype workshop with Lucinda Holshue in May 2012. Sue has voiceover training from Voice Results in Jan 2015 and in Spring  2013 and from Radio Garage in Des Moines, IA in 2006. Sue also holds a B.S. in Nursing from UW-Madison.

AWARDS

*GUEST ARTIST, "Memory of Water", Simpson College, Indianola, IA, Nov 2014.
**Nominee for Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship Competition 2002-2004.                                                ***Encore Performance Winners.

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