Diana Jurand

Last updated

October 27, 2020
 
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Biography

2020 certainly brought new adventures in the entertainment world. With a home studio, Diana has been recording voiceover training modules and commercials, for clients like Coursera, Health Partners, and DelMonte. She's been creating guided meditations and working on her animation vo skills. Click here for her commercial reel. Additional clients include Walmart, Iowa Department of Public Health, Hyvee, and more. 

In 2019, Diana made it to the semi-finals as a first-time competitor in the Twin Cities Amateur Comedy Contest at Acme, and is proud to say she's between the 6th and 25th funniest amateur comedian in the Twin Cities. A short film she is a lead in was the winner of the Film Score Festival last summer. Watch the behind the scenes video here, and look for Snack Table at upcoming film festivals.

For film credits, see her IMDB, and check out her reel below. 

An avid theater educator, she has directed and choreographed Fiddler on the Roof, Peter Pan, Shrek, The Wizard of Oz, Seussical, Cinderella, The Music Man, ​Once Upon a Mattress, and Steve Martin's WASP for students in the MSP and Washington DC metro areas. 

Diana is SAG-must-join, and is represented in film, print, and voiceover exclusively in Minneapolis by Moore Creative Talent

She loves music, dancing, competitive and recreational swimming, painting, cooking, comedies, and tea. 

 

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Diana Jurand Theatrical Reel

Wiley Wallaby: Snack Your Own Way - Now That's Different

"Snack Table" Score Recording Session BTS

Résumé

Miracle on Christmas Lake, Tess, Yellow Tree Theatre, Jason Peterson

 

A Doll's House, Helene, The Orchard Theater Collective, Craig Johnson

 

Taking Steps, Elizabeth, Theatre in the Round, Dann Peterson 

 

The Three Musketeers, Constance, Theatre in the Round, Lynn Musgrave

 

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure, Irene Adler, Commonweal Theater, Michael Bigelow Dixon

 

The Crucible, Mercy Lewis, Theater Coup D'etat, Bryan Joyce

 

Almost, Maine, Various, Paul Bunyan Playhouse, Jim Williams

 

Fiddler on the Roof, Ensemble/understudy daughters, Artistry, Michael Gruber

 

H2O, Essential, Gremlin, Ellen Fenster

 

The Tempest, Gonzala, Heartwood Regional Theater, Griff Braley

 

Blithe Spirit, Edith, Commonweal Theater, Craig Johnson

 

Tigers Be Still, Sherry, Commonweal Theater, Philip Muehe

 

Around the World in 80 Days, Aouda et al, Commonweal Theater, Alan Bailey

 

Trained at the Yale Summer Conservatory for Actors, The American Shakespeare Center, Bates College, Lawrence University, The Universal Ballet Academy, the City Ballet School, and Brawl of America.

 

Recently earned SPT in unarmed combat from the Fake Fighting Company. 

 

 

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