RESUME 

 Alyssa Cassese
 

AEA Eligible

Height: 5'4"   |   Alto w/ Mezzo Belt   |   Pronouns: they/he/she

performance 

New York Theatre

GIRLFRIEND (NYC Premiere)   |   Mike   |   The Gural Theatre/ Dir. Sivan Battat

RAGTIME   |   Emma Goldman   |  The Connelly Theatre

LES MISÉRABLES   |   Hair Hag/Ensemble   |   The Center at West Park

Educational Theatre

TWELFTH NIGHT (TAUB)   |   Fabian/Ensemble   |   Pace University/Dir. Rebecca Aparicio

THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE   |   Millie Dillmount   |   H. Frank Carey Performing Arts​

Film & Voiceover

MOMENTS FROM "FUN HOME"   |   Joan   |   Pace University/Dir. Ali VanZwieten

THE TEMPEST   |   Ferdinand/Trinculo   |   Avon Audio/Dir. David Herndon

KEEP IT STEADY   |   Rock Vocals  |   Procyon Podcast Network

Workshops & concerts 

THE OLYMPIANS   |   Lexi   |   Theatrical Rights Worldwide/Dir. Rebecca Murillo

THE GRIND   |   Charlie   |   Pace University/Dir. Rachel Lee

LOVE LIFE: PRE PRODUCTION   |   Miss Horoscope   |   New York City Center/Dir. Victoria Clark

A SHORT HISTORY OF WOMEN   |   Chick   |   Pace University/Dir. Judith Ivey

MANDY GONZALEZ LIVE!   |   Backup Vocalist   |   Schimmel Center

HATCHED   |   Soloist   |   54 Below/Dir. Zi Alikhan

 EDUCATION 

PACE UNIVERSITY

Dyson College of Arts & Sciences, School of Performing Arts

BFA Musical Theatre, Expected Graduation May 2022

Voice: Mary Law, Will Reynolds, Ben Kiley, Macy Schmidt
Acting for Stage: Andre Braugher, JV Mercanti, Blaire Brooks, Michael Warner
Acting for Film: Lawrence Ballard, Jorge Cacheiro
Dance: Sara Brians, Scott Jovovich, Lisa Hopkins, Nancy Lemenager, Richie Mastacusa

Master Classes: Judith Ivey, Sam Pinkleton, Victoria Clark, Lea Salonga, Danny Burstein, Rebecca Luker, Justin Guarini

 SPECIAL SKILLS 

  • Comfortable singing in baritenor-soprano ranges (C3-C6)

  • Violin (Intermediate)

  • Cheerleading (5+ years stunting experience)

  • Conversational Italian

  • Riflery

  • Accents (RP, Cockney, Long Island)

  • NY State Driver’s License and US Passport

  • Can recite the entire Periodic Table of Elements in song form

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