Lil Wenker

Saybrook
2022

Non-Equity Actor and Singer

651.262.7892 – lgwenker22@gmail.com

5’3’’ – Dark Blonde Hair – Blue Eyes – Mezzo

THEATRE (selected credits):

Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights / Girl / Yale Dramat / Jack McAuliffe

Stupid Fucking Bird / Nina / Yale University / Lina Kapp

Bone Portraits / Josephine / Phoenix Theatre / Sara Schwabe  

Jack or the Submission / Roberta I/II / Lab Theatre / Noa Beckham-Chasnoff

Rhinoceros / Daisy / TEK BOX / Ryan Underbakke

Lord of the Flies / Percival / Illusion Theatre / Jennie Ward

The Crucible / Betty Parris / Lab Theatre / Genevieve Bennett

DEVISED WORK:

CowCow: A Party for … / The Portal / LABRADOR / Nick Saxton

Secondhand Study of Chance / Jane / LABRADOR / Sage Ftacek

Dilettante / Phoebe / Fishwife Theatre Company / Jesica Springer

EDUCATIONAL (St. Paul Conservatory):

The Seagull / Nina / Acting Studio Company / Genevieve Bennett

A Bright Room Called Day / Rosa Malek / Acting Studio Company / Genevieve Bennett

Morning Star / Sadie / St. Paul Conservatory / Genevieve Bennett

The Laramie Project / Matt Galloway / St. Paul Conservatory / Suzy Messerole

Our Town / Emily / St. Paul Conservatory / Justin Spooner

PRODUCTION:

Really Really / Director / St. Paul Conservatory / Co. Dir. Sage Ftacek

Bare: A Pop Opera / Producer / Broken Ivy Theatre Company / Ava Egertson

When I Nod My Head … / Stage Manager / WLDRNSS Theatre / Jon Ferguson

Life-Sized Dialogue … / Stage Manager / LABRADOR / Jon Ferguson

TRAINING:

Yale University

BA Theatre/English expected May 2022

Red Hot Poker Sketch Comedy Company

Yale Magic Society Member

St. Paul Conservatory for Performing Artists

Scene Study and Acting Studio: Genevieve Bennett

Movement (Laban, Mime, Tai Chi, Slapstick): Andrea Tutt & Aaron Preusse

Stage Combat (Unarmed, Rapier): Aaron Preusse

Voice (Verse, IPA, Rasa Boxes)/Dialects (Standard British): Sara Schwabe & Keeley Wolter

Singing (Ensemble, Solo, Theory, Classical Italian): Ian Zahren & Peg Sutherland

Text and Movement: H. Adam Harris

Improvisation and Artistry: Justin Spooner

Masks and Composition: Jon Ferguson

Children’s Theatre Company

Apprentice Program with Suzy Messerole

LABRADOR Theatre Company (Partnered with Guthrie Theater and Springboard for the Arts)

Founder and Company Member 2016-18; Board of Directors Head of External Communications

SPECIAL SKILLS:

Piano, Basic Pass in Unarmed Stage Combat by SAFD, (Dec. 2016), Rock Climbing, Dancing like no one is watching, Good with kids and dogs

 

Performance

Show Name Role Dates
Doctor Faustus Lights the Lights Girl/Chorus Feb 28 – Mar 2, 2019
Stupid Fucking Bird Nina Nov 29 – Dec 1, 2018