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Maria Mason

United States

AEA, SAG, SAG-AFTRA

Performer Profile


  • Gender: Female
  • Height: 5 feet 5 in
  • Weight: 128 lbs
  • Age Range: 44 - 55
  • Physique: Slim
  • Hair Color: Red
  • Hair Length: Chin Length
  • Eyes: Hazel
  • Ethnicity: Caucasian
  • Voice Type: Alto

Representation


  • People Store, Savannah Strahan, Agent
    Second Line Stages, 1523 Constance Street, Suite 200 New Orleans, Louisiana 70130 United States
    504-324-2812 savannah@peoplestore.net

Film


THE HOT FLASHES Mitzi, Menopause Evangelist Dir. Susan Seidelman
BLACKWATER TRANSIT Fantasy Realtor Dir. Tony Kaye
DEAL-Costar role Helen Vinson, Burt Reynold's wife Dir. Gil Cates Jr.
LAST HOLIDAY Kelly, Queen Latifa's clinician Dir. Wayne Wang
JUST MY LUCK Sarah, Lohan's stingy banker Dir. Donald Petrie, Jr.
JFK Sharon, Costner's personal sec'y Dir. Oliver Stone
FLAKES Joyce, uptown customer Dir. Michael Lehmann
CANDYMAN II Ms. Price, befuddled teacher Dir. Bill Condon
SHE NO GOOD Melba, sexy waitress Dir. Louis Nadar

Television


DROP DEAD DIVA Brianna Gower Dir. Michael Grossman
TREME (HBO) Judge Laurie Black Dir. Richardson
STUCK IN THE SUBURBS (Disney) Coach DeLamma Dir. Savage Holland
VAMPIRE BATS Maria, angry bar owner Dir. Eric Bross
JAKE LASSITER-pilot Atty. Annette Thibeaux, vs. Gerald McRaney Dir. Peter Markel
SPIRIT-Movie of the week Emma, dying on stretcher Dir. Michael Slovis
SWEET JUSTICE-pilot Mary, Melissa Gilbert's asst. Dir. Michael Dinner

Theater


CHASING THE BOOGEYMAN-world premiere Dr. Leavitt & Carole NC Stage Company-Dir. Markus Potter
THREE HOTELS-reg. premiere Barbara Hoyle Southern Rep-Dir. Joe Warfield
THE CELESTIALS-world premiere Lynn Fontanne Southern Rep-Dir. James DePaul
DANCING AT LUGHNASA-reg. premiere Agnes, the knitter Contemporary Art Center, Dir. John Grimsley
UNCLE VANYA-& tour to Budapest Sonya Southern Rep-Dir. Erika Szanto
DEGAS IN NEW ORLEANS-world premiere Mathilde-Degas' cousin Southern Rep-Dir. Erika Szanto
A WOMAN OF PROPERTY - & tour to Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia Monica Southern Rep-Dir. Erika Szanto
LIFE DURING WARTIME-reg. premiere Sally & Mrs. Fielding Contemporary Art Center, Dir. Julie Hebert
THE MIRACLE WORKER Annie Sullivan Southern Rep-Dir. Joe Warfield
HAMLET Ophelia Southern Rep-Dir. Joe Warfield
BOYS FROM SYRACUSE Mary-Rose, u/s Luce American Repertory Theatre-Dir. Alvin Epstein
MACBETH Lady MacDuff, 2nd Witch Louisiana Shakespeare-Dir. Buzz Podewell
THE HOSTAGE Meg PlayMakers Rep-Dir. A.Denise Ford
TWELFTH NIGHT Olivia PlayMakers Rep-Dir. David Rotenberg
CALLIE'S TALLY Callie's mom Southern Rep-Dir. Loy Arcenas
BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRS Kate Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre-Dir. Matt Bulluck
LOUISE BAILEY'S REFLECTIONS Louise Bailey Bo Thomas Auditorium, BRCC, Dir. Tom Orr
DIXIE SWIM CLUB Sheree Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre-Dir. Bill Gregg

Performer Skills


  • Performance Skills: Dancing, Voiceover, Improvisation
  • Athletic Skills: Water Skiing, Fencing, Swimming
  • Accents: Southern, French, New York (Brooklyn), Cockney, British, Irish
  • Dance: Tap, Waltz

Education


  • University of North Carolina, MFA-Acting, Chapel Hill, NC, 1982
  • University of North Carolina, B.A., Chapel Hill, NC
    English, History
  • University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
    Performance courses esp. with Playwrights' Unit

Training


  • American Conservatory Theatre, San Francisco, CA, included Masks (Jared Sakren), Clowning/commedia (Huvey Burgess), 1975
  • T. Schreiber Studios, New York, NY, Acting, Scene Study with Terry Schreiber 1986, 1990
  • Tap dancing with Mark Taylor

Awards


  • Big Easy Awards, Best Actress, 1993
    Annie Sullivan, THE MIRACLE WORKER, Southern Repertory Theatre-NOLA
  • Big Easy Awards, Best Ensemble, 1993
    Agnes, the knitter, DANCING AT LUGHNASA, Contemporary Art Center-NOLA
  • New Orleans City Council Special Citation, Proclamation of Tribute and Recognition, 1993
    For the citywide sensation of THE MIRACLE WORKER
  • Southern Rep Gala, Special Recognition Award, 2002
    For contributions to the Theatre Apprentice Program from summers of 1993-2002 as creator, recruiter and Master Teacher to over 400 youth and 20 college interns.

Employment Details


  • Work History: Commercial, Voice Over, Film, Television, Theater
  • Job Categories: Acting
  • Are you willing to work unpaid?: No
  • Authorized to work in United States: Yes
  • Valid Passport: Yes
  • Prior Job Title 1: Actor
  • Prior Job Title 2: Artistic Director
  • Prior Job Title 3: Teacher (16 years on Faculty of Tulane's Dept. Theatre & Dance)

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