OLIVIA BARNES


  • Height : 5' 9" | Weight : 130 - 140 lbs
  • Apparent age : 18 - 30 years old
  • Hair : Red | Eyes : Blue / green
  • Spoken languages : French (with accent), English
  • Singing : Soprano

BIO


Olivia Barnes is a singer, violinist and actor currently pursuing her Masters degree in Vocal Performance at the Université de Montréal. She studies with legendary soprano, Rosemarie Landry, mezzo-soprano Catherine Sevigny, baritone John Fanning and opera director, Robin Wheeler.

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Barnes is a graduate of UPEI's music program having worked with renowned soprano, Sung Ha Shin-Bouey. Her degree also included a minor in Theatre. Olivia has taken Master Classes in classical singing with Dalton Baldwin and Carrie Ann Matheson. She has also participated in a musical theatre Master Class with Andrew Chapelle from the Broadway hit, "Hamilton". Olivia has performed principal roles in various musical theatre and tv/film productions. She played Mrs. Dilbert in Mavor Moore's A Christmas Carol on the Confederation Centre's Mainstage. Olivia has also had lead and principal roles in A.C.T.'s Shakespeare-in-the-Park productions.



DEMO

Upon request. 

> TELEVISION AND FILM

  • 2015 - A Building of Destiny, Delegates Wife, Sound Venture Productions
  • 2015 - Amazing Race Canada, Susan Gray, Insight Production Co.
  • 2014 - The Appointment, Olivia (Lead), Productions Parcours
  • 2012 - Thrills and Spills, Dominique, Checker Flag Productions

> THEATRE

  • 2015 - Much Ado About Nothing, Beatrice, A.C.T
  • 2015 - Cinderella, Snow White, Confederation Center of the Arts
  • 2015 - Confederation Players, Principal Roles, Confederation Center of the Arts
  • 2014 - Soul of the Island, Mercy Coles, Confederation Center Young Company
  • 2014 - Electra by Euripides, Chorus Leader, Vagabond Productions
  • 2014 - Mavor Moore’s A Christmas Carol, Mrs. Dilber, Confederation Center of the Arts
  • 2014 - A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Helena, A.C.T.
  • 2013 - Mirror, Mirror, Sleeping Beauty, A.C.T.
  • 2013 - Wizard of Oz, Ensemble, Understudy, Confederation Center of the Arts
  • 2013 - Tex in the City, Pat Morley, Feast Dinner Theaters
  • 2012 - The Philosopher, Mrs. Smith, P.E.I. Theater Festival
  • 2012 - My Son Pinocchio, Maria, Colonel Gray Senior High
  • 2010 - HONK! The Musical, Dot, Colonel Gray Senior High

> TRAINING

  • 2015 - Université de Montréal, Masters Degree in Vocal Performance, Professor Rosemarie Landry / Professor Catherine Sévigny / Professor John Fanning
  • 2015 - University of Prince Edward Island, Bachelors Degree in Music and Theater, Professor Sung Ha Shin-Bouey / Professor Gregory Doran
  • 2014 - University of Prince Edward Island, Advanced Acting Course, Jan Rudd
  • 2013 - The Alibi, Improv Comedy Workshop, Rob MacDonald
  • 2013 - Dance Umbrella Academy, Music Theater Class, Sandy Zinck / Wanda Naylor
  • 1997-2012 - Island Dance Academy, Ballet and Jazz Training, Martha Nicholson
  • 2012 - The Guild Theater, Island Media Arts Co-op Film Workshop, Louise Lalond
  • 2012 - Charlottetown, Actra Screen Actors Workshop, Dave Francis
  • 2005 - Charlottetown, Theater Camp, Confederation Center of the Arts

> SKILLS

Running (advanced), Athletics, Soccer, Volleyball, Tennis, Bicycle, Ice skating (advanced), Ski (advanced), Swimming(advanced), Rock climbing, Danse (Ballet - moderate, Jazz - moderate, Tap - moderate, Belly Dance - moderate, Square Dancing - moderate, Swing - moderate), Singing (Jazz - advanced, Classical - advanced, Pop - advanced), Violin, French Horn, MC, Experience in catering, Experience in Bartending