RESUME 

Experience

Em Lee Reaves 

Gender Non-Binary - Height 5'7" - Weight 160lbs - Hair Blonde - Eyes Brown

Vocal Range C3-F5 (A4 break)
EMC - SAG Eligible

Theater

Fun Home - Alison - New Conservatory Theater Center, April - June 2020

The Infinite Wrench
– Writer/Director/Performer – SF Neo-Futurists, Aug 2017 - Present

The Daughters - Shorty/Spike - SF Playhouse, Sept - Nov 2019

 

Unhinged - Various Roles - Winchester Mansion, Sept - Nov 2019

The Speakeasy - Velma (Lead) - Boxcar Theater, Dec 2017 - Aug 2019

 

Sketchfest at The Speakeasy – Performer - Opening for Janeane Garofalo, Bob Odenkirk, Michael Ian Black, John Hodgman, Paul F. Tompkins – Box Car Theater, January 2019

Not Until They’re Dead – Ensemble/Director – SF Fringe Festival, Sept 2017

                                                               

The Complete and Condensed Stage Directions of Eugene O'Neill*- NY Neo-Futurists - Bharat Rang Mahotsav Theater Festival, February 2016

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind* - Writer/Director/Performer

New York Neo-Futurists – May 2012 to December 2016

San Francisco Neo-Futurists – November/December 2015, August 2017

Chicago Neo-Futurists – October/November 2014

Edinburgh Fringe Festival – August 2014

Adelaide Fringe Festival (AUS) – March 2015 (AUS)

Melbourne International Comedy Festival (AUS) – March/April 2015

 

Fête of Mistakes - Performer / Collaborator – Psychic Readings
Le Mondo – December 2016 (Baltimore, MD)

Silent Barn – October 2013 (NYC)
Incubator Arts Project – August 2012 (NYC)

 

Miss Chthonic Star Dream Pageant – Performer / Collaborator – Psychic Readings

JACK – October 2015 (NYC)

E.M.P. Collective – September 2015 (Baltimore, MD)

AS220 – July 2015 (Providence, RI)

Silent Barn – February/March 2015 (NYC)

 

Alice – Performer – Chicago Neo-Futurists / Upended Productions, October 2014

 

Experiment #23b - Writer/Performer – Institute of Psycheogeographic Adventure – Brooklyn Museum, July 2013

A (micro) History of World Economics, Danced - Performer – PS122 – LaMama Experimental Theater, October 2014

Film

Virginia, Minnesota – Principal – Rushaway Pictures LLC – 2017

Championship Rounds – Principal – Rushaway Pictures LLC – 2013

God and Vodka* – Lead – Rushaway Pictures LLC – 2012

Commercial

OMGyes.com – Spokesperson - 2015 to 2017

Saavyrest.com - Spokesperson - 2019

 Awards 

NY TIMES Critic's Pick (Complete and Condensed Stage Directions of Eugene O'Neill)

NYIT Outstanding Performance Art Award, 2012 (Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind)

Webby Award, 2017 (OMGyes.com)

MEOW WOLF, DIY Space Grant Award Winner, 2018 & 2017

Elsewhere Artist Collaborative Artist Residency, 2015

Hot Media International Film Festival, Best Actress, 2012 (God and Vodka)

Hollywood Independent Film Festival, Best Supporting Actress, 2011 (God and Vodka)

DC Independent Film Festival, Best Actress, 2011 (God and Vodka)

ACTF National Finalist, 2010  (The Revenger’s Tragedy)

KCACTF Region IV Irene Ryan Scholarship Finalist, 2010

 Special Skills 

Violin, Guitar, Singing (alto C3-F5), Some Conversational German, Stage Combat (rapier, hand-to-hand), Classical Training, Southern Dialect, Midwestern Dialect, NY/NJ Dialect, British Dialect (modern & RP), Australian dialect, Russian Dialect, French Dialect, German Dialect, Whistling, Smoking, Driver’s License, Yoga, Stage Management, Set & Lighting Design, Writing

 Education 

University of North Carolina at Greensboro - BFA Acting, BA English

Vocal Training: Bradford Park 2002-2010, Jessica Orr 2010-2012
          


 

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