About Dawn Harvey. Biography, Reviews and Resume.
Dawn is a film, television and stage actress. She is originally from New Jersey and worked in the New York City and Philadelphia markets before relocating to the Denver Metro area five years ago. Her credits include an under 5 role with Kristen Wiig on Saturday Night Live, Latch Key directed by film/TV star Jaime King and a principal role on Forensic Files. Favorite roles include Olivia in Twelfth Night, Frosine in The Miser and Deirdre in I Hate Hamlet. Dawn received her training from Rowan University (B.A. in Theatre) and Shakespeare & Company in Lenox, Massachusetts. She is also a singer, ukulele player and genealogy blogger and is a mom to two awesome kids.
TV & Film
LATCH KEY (short film) Neighbor (day player) Directed by TV/Film Star Jaime King, Omaha, NE
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (Booty Bidness Skit with Kristen Wiig) Office Worker (under 5 role)
FORENSIC FILES (ep: Without A Trace) Sandra Johnson (principal) Court TV, Allentown, PA
NERD VS. GEEK (ep #6) Pam (day player) Directed by Matt Conant, Pennsylvania
DEADLINE (short film) Kathy Wells (lead) Anthony Fletcher, Dir., Philadelphia
BLINDSPOT (short film) Tina Wilkes (lead) Sanjay Sanghoee, Director, NYC
THE 2 OF US ARE NO. 3* (short) Rebecca (lead) Nihal Horne, Director, Washington D.C.
ANTHOLOGIES OF HORROR (Pilot) Blue Eyes (supporting) Silent Scream Studios, Colorado
8:18 (short film) * News Reporter (day player) Project Twenty1 Film Festival, Pennsylvania
* Denotes Film Festival Winner
Commercials, Industrials and Voice-Overs
Conflict List Upon Request
Theatre (Partial List)
THE MISER Frosine (suppoting) Lansdale Theatre Works, PA
ROMANTIC AGE Wife/Mother (lead) Dublin Fringe Festival, Ireland
FOUR BY FOUR Bianca/Mother/Billy/Cora (lead) East Lynne Theatre Co, Cape May, NJ
TWELFTH NIGHT Olivia (supporting) Hedgerow Theatre, PA
SALESMANSHIP FOR LIFE & LIMB Y. Wiley Philadelphia Fringe Festival
WAR OF THE WORLDS (radio play) Various 12 Miles West Theatre Co, NJ
AURORA LEIGH Aurora Leigh (lead) Ensemble Studio Theatre, NYC
COLLECTED STORIES Lisa Morrison (lead) Wings Theatre, NYC
I HATE HAMLET Deirdre (supporting) Creative Space Theatre, NYC
B.A. in Theatre from Rowan University, NJ
Shakespeare & Company, Lenox Massachusetts – One Month Training Intensive. Voice, Text, Movement, Stage Combat, Scene Study: Tina Packer, Dennis Krausnick, Christine Adaire, Tony Simotes, Sarah Barker.
John Crockett, AEC Studios, Denver (Acting)
Diane Heery & Pat McDade, Heery Casting, Philadelphia (On-Camera)
George DiCenzo, The Acting Studio, Philadelphia (Scene Study)
John Basil, American Globe Theatre, NYC (Scene Study & Script Analysis)
Special Skills: Instruments: Ukulele, Singing (Alto); Sports: Weight Training, Running, Kickboxing, Yoga, Spinning, Hiking; Languages: German (Beginner); Hand-to-Hand Stage Combat, Teleprompter, Genealogy Blogger, Theatre Producer and Director, Non-Profit Arts Board Member and former Sales and Marketing Professional.
Valid Colorado Driver’s License & Valid US Passport