Jodi Levitan                                                                                                  

           SAGAFTRA  / AEA member                                    

           516.603.1897

Actor

Big Apple Circus                         Dr. Shhhhh!                                     New York area hospitals

The Acting Studio                       Nurse (main role)                           Mercy (Vivian Matalon-Director)

American Playhouse                  Puppeteer                                       Hopfrog (Julie Taymor-Director)          

Trademark Special Events          Variety Performer                           Multiple Venues           

 

Film Extra Work

Stand in for Meredith Viera

Extra work in multiple commercials and films

Blood Brothers – Extras Casting Director – HBO Films

 

Theater

Equity Assistant Stage Manager – ‘The Road to Hollywood’ with Bebe Neuwirth

(Also -years of stage management work in various non-equity productions)

Movement Director – World Premiere ‘Playing for Time’ (Michael Leeds-Director)

 

Writer   Feature length screenplays.

Top Ten Percent – Nicholls Fellowship in Screenwriting

Second Rounder – Austin Screenplay Contest

Semi-finalist – StoryPros Screenplay Contest

Quarter-finalist – Zoetrope Screenplay Contest (Francis Ford Coppola – Judge)

 

Training

Wiest Barron Studio (New York)

The Acting Studio – Meisner Technique (New York)

StonyBrook University – BFA Theater (New York)

Welsh College of Music and Drama – Masters Equivalent Theatre (Wales)

Desmond Jones School of Mime – Desmond Jones (London)

New York Pantomime Studio – Moni Yakim (New York)

 

Memberships

SAG member since 1985

EQUITY member since 1983

Big Apple Circus Clown Care Unit Performer 1993 – 2003

 

Special Skills

Mime, clown, personal trainer, martial artist (karate) fencer, NY CDL Drivers License

 

Contact Information

516.603.1897

JodiLevitan123@gmail.com