Colin Smith (Ensemble)

Colin Smith

 

6230 1st Ave NW Seattle, Wa 98107

(206) 484-0220 colidog@gmail.com 

Height: 5’9” Eyes: Blue

Weight: 150 Hair: Brown 

Theatre

The Complete Works of     

      William Shakespeare: Abridged Adam (lead) Davidson College, NC

Vanishing Marion Brian Davidson College, NC

The Love of the Nightingale Guard Davidson College, NC

Wonder of the World Kip Davidson College, NC

Dark Ride The Jeweler Davidson College, NC

Underneath the Lintel The Librarian (lead) Self-Produced, NC 

The Knights of Nowhere, Puppeteer, WA

Final Fantasy: the Improvised Adventures, various, WA

Additional Experience

Four year member of Davidson College’s improv troupe Oops...; co-wrote, directed, and performed in the sketch comedy show Who Says That?!; Ensemble member of Unexpected Production Improvisational Theatre company from 2008-present. Has performed at the Alaska State Improv Festival, the Hawaii Improv Festival, and the Seattle Festival of Improvisational Theater multiple times with the improvised variety show "Cat Pack". He has also performed in festivals, taught workshops, and performed a run at the black box in Edmonds with Elizabeth Westermann as the puppet duo, "Your Hand Goes Here".

 
Training

Davidson College, Davidson, NC

Bachelor of Arts in Classical Languages with a minor in Theater, 2007.

Classes: Acting I, II, III, Voice and Movement I, II, Stage Design, World Theatre History

Workshops: Chicago City Limits improv workshop, Royal Shakespeare Company classical theatre workshop, Suzuki movement workshop, Tim Chartier Mime workshop, Vocal training, Stage Combat training 

Experience in Education

Assistant teacher for Lakeside high school introductory theatre, taught a 6th and 7th grade unit in improvisational theatre at Hyla middle school, designed workshop “Accessible Comedy for the Camp Stage” for YMCA Camp Orkila staff; taught classes on improv at YMCA Camp Orkila, coached Mountlake Terrace High School to 1st place in the 2009 Hogan Cup Theatre-Sports tournament.

First Performance Date:
     Friday, April 11, 2008

First Theatresports Team:
     First Time Box with Greg Stackhouse & Stephanie Wichmann

Birthday:
     December 7

Hometown:
     Seattle, Wa

Favorite Improv Games:
     Styles, cultural, or anything physical

Other Jobs:
     School Psychologist, Educator, Outdoor Facilitator

Childhood Dream Job:
     Archaeologist

Fictional Character:
     Bazooka Joe

Spirit Animal:
     River Otter

Favorite Superhero:
     Spiderman