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Rachel Gitel

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About Rachel

Rachel, a St. Louis Missouri native, has her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Theatre from Drury University where she had the privilege of being under the tutelage of Tony Award nominated and Drama Desk Award winning actor Robert Westenberg.

 

She has performed in everything from macabre one-acts to musicals, children's theatre and theme park shows to opera. Her favorite roles are Lucy Harris in 'Jekyll & Hyde the musical', Lady Bracknell in 'The Importance of Being Earnest', Sister Mary Amnesia in 'Nunsense', and her original character Penny Rosen in the all women comedy troupe 'The Washing Well Wenches'.

 

Rachel now resides in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where is continues her professional acting and singing career.

 

Resume

Eyes: Blue Hair: Light Brown

Height: 5'3"   Weight: 165 lbs.

Vocal Range: Alto/Mezzo-Soprano-C/Belter

 

Production

Nunsense

Jekyll & Hyde: the musical

They're Playing Our Song

Evil Dead: the musical

The Miss Firecracker Contest

Foothills Park (staged reading)

The Sirens

Educational Tour

 

 

Character

Sister Mary Amnesia

Lucy Harris

Sonia Walsk

Cheryl

Tessy Mahoney

Tabby

Maris Oceana

soloist

 

Theatre

Tent Theatre (MO)

Vandivort Center Theatre (MO)

Kelsey Theatre (NJ)

Vandivort Center Theatre (MO)

Tent Theatre (MO)

Elephant Room Productions (PHL)

PA Renaissance Faire

Springfield Regional Opera (MO)

 

 

Other

The Washing Well Wenches comedy troupe

The American Idol Experience

 

 

Penny Rosen

'Dream Ticket' Winner

 

 

Oxford Renaissance Faire

Disney World, Orlando FL

 

Training

Bachelor of Arts Degree from Drury University: Theatre

Voice lessons - 14 years

Special Skills

Dialects: Standard British, basic Cockney, Southern US, Upper-Midwestern US; child voice; flower tongue; basic horse riding (Western); comfortable with animals; movement in 'zombie'

 

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'Pour' - Music and Lyrics by Ned Wilkinson

Copyright 2008

Industrial

What's Next?

 

Performing with the Washing Well Wenches as Penny Rosen - Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

August 30- October 25 2015

washingwellwenches.com

 

 

Playing Annalise Marceuax in The Mechanical Theatre's production of "Over My Dead Body: Murder Mystery in the Cemetery-'The Gravedigger's Daughter'"

October 1st & 2nd 2015

 http://www.thelaurelhillcemetery.org/index.php?m=4&id=133