Mike Ausmus

Last updated

November 6, 2017
 
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  • Choreographer
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  • Producer
  • Prop designer

Biography

Mike is an Actor, Director, Choreographer, and Producer originally from Baudette, MN. He put himself through college by dancing on and falling off of dugouts as the exciting mascot and ladies bird “Hawkeye” of the Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks baseball team. While in college Mike appeared in many productions at NDSU’s Little Country Theatre and Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre. After college Mike moved to Coon Rapids, MN and has appeared with many groups throughout the Twin Cities including The Gilbert and Sullivan Very Light Opera Company, Off Broadway Musical Theatre, Lyric Arts, Morris Park Players, Imagined Theatre, and Minnetonka Theatre. Mike has directed for Pequana Playhouse in Baudette, MN, Cross Community Players in Osseo, MN, Coon Rapids Community Players in Coon Rapids, MN and Twin Cities Community Theatre.  If you would like Mike to direct or choreograph your next production please don't hesitate to send an email to: [email protected]

Résumé

EXPERIENCE

Directing:

"The Pink Panther Strikes Again" - Twin Cities Community Theatre (September 28 - October 8, 2017)

"Heathers the Musical" - Twin Cities Community Theatre (February 2 - 12, 2017)

"Legally Blonde the Musical" - Twin Cities Community Theatre (October 6 - 16, 2016)

"Monty Python's Spamalot" - Coon Rapids Community Players (May 6 - 22, 2016)

"Anything Goes" - Cross Community Players (July 17 - 26, 2015)

"Here Come the Brides" - Coon Rapids Community Players (May 8 - 17, 2015)

"Half a Sixpence" - Coon Rapids Communiy Players (March 13 - 29, 2015)

"The Producers" - Coon Rapids Community Players (October 10 - 25, 2014)

"The Beverly Hillbillies" - Coon Rapids Community Players (March 21 - April 6, 2014)

"Dames at Sea" - Coon Rapids Community Players (October 17 - November 3, 2013)

"You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" - Pequana Playhouse (June 23 - 25, 2000)

Choreography:

"Heathers the Musical" - Twin Cities Community Theatre (February 2 - 12, 2017)

Acting:

"Disney's The Little Mermaid" - Sailor/Fish/Firefly/Ensemble - Minnetonka Theatre (December 3 - 18, 2016)

"Chitty Chitty Bang Bang" - Grandpa Potts - Minnetonka Theatre (December 5 - 20, 2015)

"Sasquatched! The Musical" - Jim - Imagined Theare (June 26 - July 27, 2014)

"Willy Wonka" - Mr. Salt and Grandpa George - Off-Broadway Musical Theatre (July 18 - August 3, 2013)

"Hello, Dolly!" - Tap Dancing Waiter, Featured Couple, Ensemble - Morris Park Players (October 28 - November 12, 2011)

"Seussical"- General Genghis Kahn Schmitz - Off-Broadway Musical Theatre (July 21 - August 6, 2011)

"West Side Story" - Officer Krupke - Anoka Community Theatre (July 30 - August 13, 2010)

"The Mikado: In Concert" - Chorus/Ensemble - Gilbert & Sullivan Very Light Opera Company (July 17 - 18, 2010)

"Salute to the Silver Screen: Fishing Widows' Cabaret" - Various Characters - Lyric Arts Main Street Stage (May 14 - 15, 2010)

"The Sorcerer" - Chorus/Ensemble - Gilbert & Sullivan Very Light Opera Company (March 5 - 28, 2010)

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast" - Gaston - Morris Park Players (November 6 - 21, 2009)

"Beach Party Bonanza: Fishing Widows' Cabaret" - Various Characters - Lyric Arts Main Street Stage (May 9 - 10, 2008)

"Copacabana" - Sam Silver - Lyric Arts Main Street Stage (July 13 - 29, 2007)

"The Music Man" - Mayor George Shinn - Lyric Arts Main Street Stage (July 14 - 30, 2006)

"USO Stage Door Canteen: Fishing Widows' Cabaret" - Various Characters - Lyric Arts Main Street Stage (May 12 - 13, 2006)

"Fiddler on the Roof" - Mendel - Lyric Arts Main Street Stage (February 17 - March 26, 2006)

Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks Baseball - Hawkeye (Mascot) - (January 2002 - January 2005)

"Big: The Musical" - Paul Seymour - Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre (March 10 - 20, 2005)

"The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" - Bob Bradley (father) - Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre (December 11 - 19, 2004)

"The Butler Did It" - Anthony J. Lefcourt - Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre (October 29 - November 14, 2004)

"The Rise and Fall of Little Voice" - Billy - Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre (November 20 - 23, 2003)

"A Few Good Men" - Pfc. Louden Downey - Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre (October 22 - November 1, 2003)

"The Pirates of Penzance" - The Pirate King - Warroad Summer Theatre (August 1 - 12, 2001)

"Bleacher Bums" - Richie - Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre (April 20 - 28, 2001)

"The Music Man" - Mayor George Shinn - NDSU Little Country Theatre (February 22 - 25, 2001)

"Oklahoma!" - Curly - Warroad Summer Theatre (Augus 2 - 13, 2000)

"You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" - Charlie Brown - Pequana Playhouse (June 23 - 25, 2000)

"It Is So (If You Think So)" - Signor Sirelli - NDSU Little Country Theatre (October 8 - 16, 1999)

"Seven Brides for Seven Brothers" - Caleb Pontipee - Warroad Summer Theatre (August 4 - 15, 1999)

"Everybody Loves Opal" - Bradford Winter - Warroad Summer Theatre (June 10 - 20, 1999)

"Rogers and Hammerstein's Cinderella" - Lord Baker/Ensemble - Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre (April 22 - May 9, 1999)

"Hello, Dolly!" - Barnaby Tucker - Warroad Summer Theatre (August 5 - 16, 1998)

"Man of LaMancha" - Don Quixote - Lake of the Woods High School (April 2 - 5, 1998)

"Neglected Husbands' Sewing Club" - Joe - Lake of the Woods High School (January 1998 - One Act Contest)

"Scrambled Eggs" - Jay - Lake of the Woods High School (January 1997 - One Act Contest)

"Little Shop of Horrors" - Mr. Mushnik - Lake of the Woods High School (November 14 - 16, 1996)

"Off the Track" - Willie Woodson - Lake of the Woods High School (November 10 - 12, 1995)

"Tom Sawyer" - Muff Potter - Lake of the Woods Children's Theatre (July 29, 1994)

"Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" - Charlie Bucket - Lake of the Woods Children's Theatre (July 9 - 10, 1988)

"The Adventures of Peter Rabbit" - Timothy Mouse and Breeze - Lake of the Woods Children's Theatre (August 1987)

"Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" - Dormouse - Lake of the Woods Children's Theatre (July 1986)

 

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