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Artistic Resume


Elisa Grace Diehl (Artistic Résumé)

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:

Age Range: 18-50 (flexible)   Height: 5′ 9”   Weight: 145   Eyes: gray-green   Hair: blond

DIRECTING, PRODUCING, DESIGN & TECHNICAL:

All Lee College PAC Productions 2019-2020 Technical Director and Shop Foreman Lee College PAC
Shrek the Musical Music Director Slocomb Auditorium
Coffee House Lighting Designer Lee College Black Box
ABBA Revisited Lighting Designer Lee College PAC
TNT TexFest 2019 Lead Technician/Facility Manager Lee College PAC
The Nutcracker Ballet Light Board Operator Lee College PAC
Mary Poppins Music Director Slocomb Auditorium
Santa’s Christmas Magic (2014-19) Music Director (6 times) Powell Arena Theatre
Rashomon Choreographer/Dramaturg/Cultural Movement Director Powell Arena Theatre
Spamalot Music Director Slocomb Auditorium
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum Music Director/Sound Engineer Slocomb Auditorium
Little Shop of Horrors Assistant Director/Music Director Slocomb Auditorium
Young Frankenstein the Musical Music Director Slocomb Auditorium
Bullets for Broadway Makeup Design (Mimi Sheraton) Eklektix Theatre Company
Black Box Black Blocks 2011 Producer/Artistic Director Earle Ernst Lab
The Vengeful Sword Chirashi Design/Percussion Ensemble Kennedy Theatre
Hamlet Underscore Composer/Violinist Kennedy Theatre
Kathakali Performance: Ravana

Robyn Archer & Michael Morley: German Cabaret Songs

Sound Board Operator

 

House Manager

Earle Ernst Lab

 

Orvis Auditorium

The Story of a Fly Director Earle Ernst Lab “Black Box”
Black Box Black Blocks 2010

Producer/Artistic Director/Stage Manager

Earle Ernst Lab
I Have Space Issues Wig Design and Construction Earle Ernst Lab “Late Night”
Three Tall Women (Act II)    Director               Earle Ernst Lab “680 One Acts”
2010 680 One Acts Lighting Designer/Board Operator Earle Ernst Lab
The White Snake Makeup Crew Kennedy Theatre
Chaotic Therapy Director Earle Ernst Lab “Black Box”
Black Box Black Blocks 2009 Producer/Artistic Director Earle Ernst Lab
Sumida River Curtain Koken Kennedy Theatre
Akazukin-chan the Musical Director OES Japan
Kiss Me Kate

Set Construction/ Prop Construction/Costume Runner

Chapman Theatre
A Midsummer Night’s Dream Costume Crew/ Makeup Crew Chapman Theatre
The Fantasticks Prop Assembly/ Deck Crew Chapman Theatre
Honk Spotlight Operator Chapman Theatre
Creative Development

Director/Set Designer/ Sound Board Operator

Theatre II
World Apocalypse Director/Stage Manager Theatre II
Crimes of the Heart Running Crew Chapman Theatre
Bigger isn’t Better Revue Spotlight Operator Chapman Theatre
In the Night Running Crew Theatre II

 

PERFORMANCE:

Be Tobacco Free Seismic Sue Mad Science of Houston
Heroes of Science Seismic Sue Mad Science of Houston
Fire and Ice Seismic Sue Mad Science of Houston
Animals.  Science.  Who Knew? Seismic Susanna CHOMP! Space Center Houston
Spin, Pop, Boom! Seismic Sue Mad Science of Houston
Summer “Mad Science Lesson” Seismic Susanna Great Day Houston (TV: 6/12/13)
Bullets for Broadway Mimi Sheraton Eklektix Theatre Company at the Hobby Center Artista Restaurant
Up, Up and Away Seismic Sue Mad Science of Houston
Recital Navideño (Flamenco) Adult Ensemble UNM Rodey Theatre
Little Red Riding Hood Wolf Earle Ernst Lab
The Vengeful Sword Takao/Jirosuke Kennedy Theatre
“Night of Asian Theatre” Head Hawker(Kabuki) AAP Conference 2011
Hamlet

Osric/Gentleman/ Silhouette Violinist

Kennedy Theatre
JARP Actor Earle Ernst Lab “Black Box”
Where Humanity Lies Student 2 Earle Ernst Lab
I Have Space Issues, So Back Off My Starship (a New Musical) AIMI Earle Ernst Lab “Late Night”
The White Snake

White Snake/ Divine Warrior

Kennedy Theatre
Statuesque Tourist Earle Ernst Lab “Black Box”
Wiley and the Hairy Man Chorus IV/Violinist Earle Ernst Lab “Late Night”
Sumida River Ji/Koken Kennedy Theatre
Miracle on 34th Street Miss Adams Albuquerque Little Theatre
Akuzukin-Chan the Musical

Storyteller/Red Riding Hood

OES Japan
Kiss Me Kate Ralph Chapman Theatre
The Girl Who Was Plugged In (Weird Romance) P. Burke Theatre II
Songs for a New World Company Theatre II
Lives of the Great Waitresses Tammy Sue Theatre II
The Vagina Monologues (x2) Company Chapman Theatre
Thumbelina Widow Toad Spotlight Theatre
A Richard Rogers Revue Company Theatre II
100 Years of Broadway in 35 Min. Fanny Pearl Theatre II
A Tender Offer Lisa Chapman Theatre
Eat Your Heart Out Doris/Company The Strolling Players
Menace at the Mine Alice The Engine House Theater
The Interview The Politician UNM Theatre-X
The Lucky Lady Fanny Fleur The Engine House Theater
Kitty Hawk Lovie Knight The Engine House Theater
Cinderella: Everybody Needs a Fairy Godmother Fairy The KiMo Theatre

 

RADIO:

FM Taro (Gunma, Japan) OES monthly audio commercials from October 2007 – May 2008

PUPPET MANIPULATION:

Wayang Kulit Scene Petruk/Gareng Kennedy Theatre Substage (MD)
Deus Ex Machina (Wayang Golek) Dionysis’ Arms Earle Ernst Lab

 

SPECIAL SKILLS:

Fluent Japanese, Basic German, Tae-Kwon-Do (Black Belt), Violin, Cello, Ryuteki/Komabue (Japanese Flutes), Epee/Foil Fencing

PLAYWRIGHT CREDITS:

Akazukin-Chan the Musical (December 2007, produced by OES Japan)

The Bare Truth (July 2009, directed by Jenn Thomas as part of the Black Box Black Blocks festival)

Wonka Concoctions (October 2018 for a Mad Science of Houston Custom Theatrical Event)

OTHER RELEVANT TRAINING:

Gagaku (Ryuteki and Komabue Flutes and Bugaku Dance)- Hawaii Gagaku Society (2009-2011)

-Intensive Kabuki training with Onoe Kikunobu (movement) and Kashiwa Senjiro (music) (2010-2011)

-Intensive Jingju training with Dr. Elizabeth Wichmann-Walczak and masters Lu Genzhang and Zhang Ling (2009-2010)

-Intensive Noh (Kita School) training with Richard Emmeret and Akira Matsui (2009)

Kyōgen Demonstration Workshop in Tatebayashi Bunka-Kaikan (2007)

-Advanced Shakespeare Workshop with Tim Blake Nelson (2005)

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