RESUME 

Height: 5"6   |   Eye Color: Brown |   Hair Color: Brown

Singer  ||  Vocal Range: Mezzo Soprano + Soprano + Alto

Vocal Style: Belt/Traditional + Musical Theatre + Pop/Rock

Actor  ||  Age Range: 18 - 50

DaynaMarie-256-retouch
DaynaMarie-188-edit
DaynaMarie-261-NoJewelry-retouch

 WORK EXPERIENCE 

Recordings

Goodbye New York   |   Dr. Wendy Stone/ Ensemble ​   |   Andrew Beall/ Evan McCormack   |   Broadway Records

Television

RuPaul's Drag Race  |   Featured Soloist​   |   RuMerica Promo   |   Season 12

Lounge

Soul Series: Jazz on the Rocks   |   Soulful Saturdays   |   Peque Vinos and Tapas; Harlem, NYC

Cruise Lines

Priscilla Queen of the Desert   |   Diva One   |   Norwegian // Epic   |   6.0/8.0/10.0​

Rock of Ages   |   Justice Charlier   |   Norwegian // Breakaway   |   7.0/9.0

Legally Blonde   |   Paulette Bonafonté   |   Norwegian // Getaway   |   4.0

The Soul Series: Soul Sessions   |   Guest Entertainer   |   Norwegian // Epic

Burn the Floor: Ballroom Sensation   |   Featured Vocalist   |   Norwegian // Various

Aladdin, Believe, Wishes   |   Narrator, Rafiki, The Muses   |   Disney // Fantasy

National Tour

Waitress (2022)   |   Nurse Norma/ Becky US  |   Susanna Wolk  |   NETworks, LLC                                                                      ​

The Color Purple (2012)   |   Nettie  |   Gary Griffin |   Joyful Noisemakers, LLC                                                                      *Original Broadway Director

Regional Theatre

The Color Purple   |   Celie   |   Larry Munsey   |   Toby's Columbia, MD

Helen Hayes Nominated - The Color Purple - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical

Aida the Musical   |   Ensemble/Aida US   |   Amy Griffin   |   White Plains PAC, NY

Spring Awakening   |   Anna   |   Steve Cosson   |   Olney Theatre Center, MD

Les Misérables   |   Eponine   |   Toby Orenstein   |   Toby's Columbia, MD

The Wiz   |   Glinda   |   Kevin McCallister   |   Toby's Columbia, MD

Dreamgirls   |   Michelle Morris   |   Patrick A'Hearn   |   Riverside Center for the                                                                                               Performing Arts, VA

Performance

Gabriel Fauré's Requiem   |   Carnegie Hall, NYC   |   Bobby McFerin​

Leonard Bernstein's Mass   |   Kennedy Center, Washington DC   |   Marin Alsop

Leonard Bernstein's Mass   |   Carnegie Hall, NYC   |   Marin Alsop

International Music Festival "Prague Proms"   |   Prague, Czech Republic

Ihlombe Music Festival   |   Classical Mvts Inc   |   South Africa  

Shanghai World Expo   |   Classical Mvts Inc   |   Shanghai, China

 

St. Petersburg Conservatory Week   |   St. Petersburg, Russia

 Training & Workshops 

Master of Arts - Music   |   Morgan State University

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.

Sigma Alpha Iota International Music Fraternity for Women Inc. 

 Special Skills 

Singer  ||  Vocal Range: Mezzo Soprano + Soprano + Alto

Vocal Style: Belt/Traditional + Musical Theatre + Pop/Rock

Actor  ||  Age Range: 18 - 50

Versatile Acting Techniques + Writing/Poetry + Dance

Variety/Baton Twirling + Swimming (ability/general)