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Maureen Andrew

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Gender: Female
Age Range: 55 - 65
Height: 167cm
Base Location: Melbourne
Skills: Actor, Choreographer, Commercial Talent, Corporate, Dancer, Director, Model, Musical Theatre, Presenter, Prof. Musician, Prof. Singer, Stand-up Comedian, Variety Artist, Voice Artist, Writer
Hair: Red
Eye: Green
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Memberships: M.E.A.A
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Commercial

2017 Featured
2017 Featured So Productions, Andrew Coyle
2009 Flight passenger Foxtel, Anthony Warrington
2008 Good Guy # 3 Adonis Films, Don Percy
2006 Rosie Tattslotto Ltd, Alexis Vellis

Feature Film

2004 Featured extra Big Primate Productions, Peter Jackson

Short Film

2018 Madam M Recycle Botique, Gabrielle Pearson
2010 Angela VCA Graduate Diploma, Neil Triffett
2010 Mum Deakin University, Sean Rafter
2010 Violet Dr Denim Jeans (Sweden), Sheree Philips
2009 teacher Swinburne Graduate Film, Rebecca Hill
2009 Mum/Pat VCA Graduate Film School, Victoria Stanford
2009 Natalie's Mum Swinburne Film School, Owen Benvelzen
2009 Mary Video Education Aust, Michael Boland
2009 Matron VCA Graduate Film School, Asuka Baskett
2009 Carrie Deakin Film Sch Grad, Nicholas Turner
2006 Michelle Film Vic, Erin White
2005 Ms Lennox Centre for Applied Philosophy & Public Ethics, Robbie Simons

Stage

2012 Doula An Anti Musica;, Peta Murray
2011 Understudy 8 roles GFO Org
2010 Chris/ Cora/Marie/Lady Cravenshire/Brenda Hulse. Understudy Gordon Frost Org., Psyche Stott
2006 Rae Butterfly Club, Robert Chuter
2005 Shirl ACMI, Rae Natalenko
2005 Golden Girls The Palms, Crown Casino, Todd McKenney
2003 Joylene Smart Arts Productions, Maureen Sherlook

Television

2018 Exam lady ABC2/Princess Pictures, Theo and Nathan Saidden
2016 Coiunter Lady The Pound Production
2016 Kylie Minogue Back up dancer Channel 9
2014 Carmel Comfort Zone/ABC2
2002 Dr Danielle Marks Grundy Television, Gary Conway
2000 The Land Lady Samson Productions, Ken Cameron
2000 Dance Teacher ABC, David Swann

Voice Over

2008 Narrator School of Complimentary Circus Arts, Pixi Robertson

Musical Theatre

2017 Judy Garland/Liza Minnelli Chillout Daylesford, Maureen Andrew
2017 Gertrude Lawrence The Grande Hotel Cabaret Room, Maureen Andrew
2016 Dolly Parton/Shania Twain Chillout Daylesford, Maureen Andrew
2015 Madam EmCee/ Liza Minnelli Grande Hotel Cabaret Room, Jen Bray
2014 Tessie Tura Nova Music Theatre, Neil Goodwin
2013 Madam Giry Windmill Theatre, Chris Hughes
2012 Norma Desmond CLOC Theatre Company, Chris Bradtke
2010 Poppy Oz Made Musicals, Matthew Robinson
2009 Ensemble/Grandma Louise Withers and Associates, Stephen Daldry
2008 Mme. Gabrielle Magnormus Productions
2008 Grandma/ensemble LWAssociates/Elton John, Stephen Daldry
2006 Josie Mann Seed Productions, Kenny Ortega
2005 Madame Thenardier Loyola Music Society, Will Conyers
2004 Flo Manero/Lucille ICA Presents, Arlene Phillips
2003 Mrs Danvers Magnormos Productions, Victor Kazan
2003 Fraulein Schneider IMG/Fran & Barry Weisler, Sam Mendes/ BT McNicholl
2002 Miss Lynch GFO/SEL/ Really Useful, David Gilmore

Corporate Work

2019 Marlene Dietrich Hepburn Wildlife Shelter, Maureen Andrew
2019 Liza Minnelli Wendouree Perofming Arts, Bronislaw Sozanski
2019 singer Hepburn Rotary, Maureen Andrew
2016 Rhinestone Cowgirl Shout A Mate fundraiser, Maureen Andrew
2015 Singer Artists for Orphans KYneton, Maureen Andrew
2015 Singer Midwinta Festival, Maureen Andrew

Dance

1999 Choreographer St Martins Theatre, Geoff Wallis

Presenter

2019 Vida Goldstein Hepburn Council, Maureen Andrew
2016 Madam Emcee/Liza Minnelli Jen Bray, Jen Bray
2014 Acts Co-ordinator/Emcee The /Grande Hotel Hepoburn Springs, Maureen Andrew
2005 Director/choreographer Malvern elderly Citizens Association, Maureen Andrew
1999 Director/Choreographer/performer Shopping town Hotel Doncaster, Maureen Andrew

Online

2018 Resident/featured Commoner, Mark Weller
2017 Featured Inundated Pictures, John Halford
2017 Irish lady Visual Culture/IGA, Danny O'Loughlin

Music

2019 Bette Midler Ballarat Winter Festival, Mel
2019 Shirley Bassey Ballarat Winter Festival, Mel

Theatre

1996 Choreographer Malvern Theatre Co., Doug Bennett
1996 Singer/Choreographer Melba Con., Anna McCrossin-Owen
1994 Actor/Choreographer Wise Up Theate Company, Maureen Andrew
1993 Choreographer Toorak Childrens Theatre, Ed Baily OAM

Training & Additional Notes

Maureen J. Andrew is an accomplished and highly sought after performer and character actress with an exceptional and ongoing career in Music Theatre, Film, Stage, Television and has been a member and representative of Equity(MEAA) since 1971.   

Diploma Theatre Arts, Swinburne Prahran 2012.  RAD. CSTD. Fitness Leaders Diploma (Hons) Chisholm. 1985.

Since moving to the Daylesford area in 2013 Maureen has maintained her skills base by writing, producing and starring in a variety of shows for the Annual Chillout Festival and is currently working on a Shirley Bassey show (I Am What I am) for the Frolic Festival in Ballarat 2019. Previous shows include Marlene Dietrich (The Life, The Loves, The Legend). Liza MInnelli and Judy Garland (I'm With Judy), Gertrude Lawrence (S'Marvellous) with maestro Peter Hurley. Dolly Parton and Shania Twain (Rhinestone Cowgirl), Liza Minelli (New York! New York!) Barbra Streisand (My name is Barbra) and Tina turner and Bette Midler as rock divas.  In 2013 she played a lead character in a new Television mini series “Leongatha', Madam Giry in Phantom of the Opera'.  She played to great acclaim the role of Norma Desmond in 'Sunset Boulevard' (nominated for best leading actress in a musical) appeared as Poppy in Matthew Robinson's new musical 'Happy People' at Magnormos 10 year Anniversary at The Comedy Theatre and as Madame Gabrielle in the Magnormos production of 'Dear World' at the Melbourne Recital Centre.

After a two year tour (2010/11) in Elton John and Lee Hall’s brilliant 'Billy Elliot, The Musical' she was invited to join the GFO Australia hysterical and joyous tour of 'Calendar Girls' successful in both Sydney and Melbourne.  Earlier tours include ‘Hugh Jackman’s Boy From Oz’ at the Burswood Entertainment Centre in Perth, Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne and The Sports and Entertainment Centre in Sydney, basking in the creative genius of director Kenny Ortega, renowned choreographer for Michael Jackson, Cher, Madonna.   Fraulein Schneider in Sam Mendes vision of 'Cabaret'.   Mrs Danvers in the Australian premiere of 'Rebecca the Musical'.  Madame Thenardier in 'Les Miserables'.  'Saturday Night Fever' as Flo Manero at QPAC in Brisbane, Her Majesty’s in Melbourne, theatres in New Zealand, and a three month Asia tour at the Istana Budaya Theatre in Kuala Lumpur, The Esplanade Theatre in Singapore and in Hong Kong for the inimitable Producer David Atkins and choreographer Jason Coleman. 

She has toured with John Frost's (GFO) world rated award winning productions including Miss Lynch in ‘Grease the Mega Musical’, an unforgettable 25,000 kilometre10 month tent tour around Australia in a big purple bus.  Her career has continued since touring in Harry M. Miller’s Australia/NZ original production of “Hair”.

Television roles include four different characters on Neighbours, My Brother Jack.  Countless television commercials and film appearances and photographic model for Armaco Apartments and Uniting Care brochures.  2011 Diploma of Theatre Arts.  
 
Women Playwright International Conferences in Mumbai, India and Athens and Delphi inGreece were preceded with  play readings both locally (La Mama, Carlton Courthouse, the Malthouse) then internationally.  She has been a director and performer of Shakespeare, and was invited for several years to work with the Bloomsday Players as Molly Bloom and various James Joyce characters.  
 
Maureen is an accomplished speaker.  Concerts and fundraising events include host and narrator for Rotary Annual event at Palais-Hepburn, Hepburn Wilflife Shelter concert at the Palais-Hepburn, International Womens Day event at the Creswick Town Hall playing Vida Goldstein, Trivett Rolls-Royce 100th Anniversary, Williamstown Rotary Club. Williamstown Chamber of Commerce, MECWA, She is an emcee, adjudicator, choreographer, director, and dance/drama teacher and vocal and voice coach. 

As a singer/entertainer she has performed with numerous jazz, contemporary and rock bands.  With duo Major Mischief at The Hyatt, The Hilton and major entertainment venues in Victoria and New South Wales and resident performer on the Able Tasman and Spirit of Tasmania.   Crown Casino with Todd McKenny.  The Helpmann Awards at Star City in Sydney with both the Saturday Night Fever and Billy Elliot cast and Carols by Candlelight at Sydney Myer Music Bowl.  

Her diverse skills have been sought after as an adjudicator of singing and dance Eisteddfods in Victoria and Queensland and include MMM Rock Eisteddfods, beauty pageants, Dance competitions, and the role of host and adjudicator at the Superstar Singing Competitions in Melbourne.  Maureen works both privately and in schools as a drama and voice coach. 

Blissful memories of the early dancing days training with Betty Pounder .. ‘Sparkle darlings!! Sparkle....!!’ Kathy Gorham, Antonio Rodrigues, May and Tuppy Downs and many more.

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Shoe Size: 7.5
Clothing Size: Female - 10
Waist: 76cm
Bra Size: A
Bust: 92cm
Hip: 90cm
Natural Accent: Australian
Accent Skills: Welsh, Scottish, Russian, New Zealand, Italian, Irish, German, English, Cockney, West Coast American, Brooklyn, Australian, American Standard
Voice Style: Character, Corporate, Impersonation, Promo, Retail, Singing
Hair Length: Collar
Hair Style: Wavy
Instrumental: Piano / Keyboard
Dance: Ballet, Ballroom, Break, Country, Greek, Hip Hop, Irish, Jazz, Modern, Rap, Rock n Roll , Swing, Tap, Contemporary, R & B
Singing: Blues, Choir, Country & Western , Folk, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Opera, Pop, Rock, Show, Classical, Contemporary
Singing Range: Alto, Mezzo, Mezzo Soprano, Soprano
Sport & Athletic: Abseiling, Aerobics, Cycling, Gymnastics, Horse Riding, Ice Skating, Martial Arts, Rock Climbing , Roller Blading, Rowing, Sailing, Scuba Diving, Snow Skiing, Swimming, Yoga, Pilates
Circus: Clown, Mime
Drivers Licence: Forklift
Types Of Model Work: Promotional, Runway, Commercial
Voice Style: Character, Corporate, Impersonation, Promo, Retail, Singing

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