Casey Venema
1949 Champion Circle, Virginia Beach, 23456 | (559) 904-6310| cav009@bucknell.edu

EDUCATION & HONORS:
Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA  | Expected Graduation: May 2018 | Current GPA: 3.89

BA in Theatre and English (Concentration in Film and Media Studies)

  • Minor in Creative Writing

  • Dean’s List, Fall 2014-Present

  • Alpha Psi Omega- Theatre Honor Society

  • Sigma Tau Delta- English Honor Society

  • Alpha Lambda Delta - Academic Honor Society

  • Active Chi Omega Sister- Chi Mu Chapter

 

WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • Publicity TA, Bucknell University Department of Theatre and Dance-Lewisburg, PA | October 2014 to Present

  • Digital Video Editing Lab Assitant, Bucknell University- Lewisburg PA | July 2015 to present

  • Sales Associate, Spencers Gifts- Virginia Beach, VA| July – August 2015

  • Youth Community Theatre Director, City of Lemoore- Lemoore, CA| October 2013- June 2014

  • Youth Swim Instructor, City of Lemoore-Lemoore,CA | 2012 to 2014

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Final Cut Pro/IshowU Instruction, Bucknell University Digital Video Editing Lab- Lewisburg, PA| October 2015- Present

  • Children's Theatre, City of Lemoore- Lemoore, CA| October 2013 to June 2014 

  • Competitive Swimming, City of Lemoore- Lemoore, CA| 2012 to 2014

 

THEATRE AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

  • Cap and Dagger Member |  August 2014 to Present

    • Bucknell University’s student-run theatre club.

  • Play Selection Committee | Spring 2015 to Present

    • Play selection for the Bucknell Theatre and Dance Department season of the following academic year

  • Bucknell Integrated Improvisational Ensemble | Fall 2015 to Present

    • ​Bucknell University's improvisational ensemble. Spoken word component.

  • Lemoore High School Production Experience

    • Shakespeare's Spirit (Director), The Brother's Grimm: Out of Order (Director)

  •  Red Ribbon Theatre | 2012-2014

    • Theatre focused on mental health, and social issues that affect modern day teenagers. Facilitated by Mental Health First Aid USA.

BUCKNELL UNIVERSITY PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE

  • Directing

    • Hearing Aid, Radium Girls (Assistant Director)

  • Costume

    • Hearing Aid (Costume Designer), 101 (Assisstant Costume Designer), Tartuffe (Costume Assistant)

  • House Management

    • East Meets West Dance Showcase, Fall 2014 Dance Showcase, Woman's Honor, Catastrophe

  • Playwriting

    • 101

TRAINING:

  • Mental Health First Aid qualified, directing, acting, teaching, improvisation, physical theatre, devising, dance, singing, masked performance .

SKILLS:  

  •  Experience in: collaborative work, public speaking, copy-editing, basic Spanish and German, accents and other voice work, mask making.

  • Proficient with: Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro, Imovie IshowU, WordPress, Wix, Photoshop, Wondershare, Windows and Mac, Microsoft Office, and social media platforms .

 

 

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