Please Note

The resume details outlined here are not of my full resume. The details specified here are only those that have to do with acting, presenting and MCing specifically. For my full resume, which includes all live performances that are also performed within the realms of burlesque and vaudeville, please click here.

For my producer CV and information about my production company Va-Va-Voom Productions, please click here.

Education & Training

  • 2018: Stage Presence, Vocal Techniques & MCeeing with Ella Fontaine (Australia)

  • 2018: Building a Killer Personal Brand with Verity Johnson and Michelle Dickenson

  • 2017 - 2018: Digital Marketing Strategy online course with Rachel Gronback

  • 2017: Private Lesson with Fergus Aitkin

  • 2017: Masterclass in Movement and Mime with Fergus Aitkin.

  • 2016: Floor Work with Duchess deBerry at the Big Burlesque Blowout.

  • 2015: One on one private tuition with Ginger Valentine at the New Zealand Burlesque Festival.

  • 2013: Lola Van Ella - Hostessing Workshop at the New Zealand Burlesque Festival.

  • 2013: Sammich the Tramp - Characterisation Workshop at the New Zealand Burlesque Festival.

  • 2013: Performer and Production Development Sessions with Benjamin Henson.

  • 2013: The Producer Program - Mentored for one year, organized and funded by The Big Idea.

  • 2012: A Midsummer Night's Dream Workshop with Ben Crowder, Auckland Theatre Company.

  • 2011: Physical Theatre Workshop- Tutor: Beth Kayes of Co. Physical Theatre.

  • 2010: Graduate Diploma in Secondary School Teaching, Auckland University. Teaching electives: English & Drama.

  • 2009: The Bare Essentials Burlesque Course, taught by Miss La Vida of MissChief Events (www.misschiefevents.co.nz).

  • 2005-2007: Auckland University Bachelor of Arts, minor in Theatre.

  • 2007: Buffoon Workshop Tutor:- Patrick Graham.

  • 2007: USA Audition Technique - Tutor: Terri De'Ath.

  • 2007: Classical/Light Opera Singing Tuition Tutor:- Hilary Wills.

  • 2006-2007: Voice Training - Tutor: Ingrid Prossor.

  • 2006: Understanding Shakespeare Workshop - Tutor: Kirsty Hamilton.

  • 1999-2002: Latin and Ballroom Dancing.

  • 1996 - 1999: Drama Classes.


Presenting & MCing

  • 2019: Family Fun Day. MC & Member of Volunteer Events Team. Te Puru Park. Barfoot & Thompson Beachlands & Whitford.

  • 2019: Prohibition Party. MC & Producer for the ‘Berlin Burlesque Stage’. MOTAT, Auckland.

  • 2019: Mel & James Wedding (Private Booking). MC. Coromandel, NZ.

  • 2019: Anti-Valentines at MOTAT. Character MC as ‘Penny Royalty’. MOTAT, Auckland.

  • 2019: The Dazzle Ball. MC. Whanganui Racecourse, Whanganui. The Metropolitan Club.

  • 2018: Girls in the City. Guest MC. Sammy’s Lounge, Sky City Casino, Auckland.

  • 2018: The Very Vintage Day Out. MC. ASB Showgrounds.

  • 2018: Little Club of Horrors. Producer, Events Manager + MC. Cassette Nine. Va-Va-Voom Productions.

  • 2018: Burlesque Wars October. Co-Host & Guest Performer. Phoenix Entertainment, Karangahape Road.

  • 2018: WTF?! Character MC. MOTAT.

  • 2018: Samsung Galaxy Note 9 - VIP Launch Event. Presenter/MC. Copper. M Social, Auckland CBD.

  • 2018: A Peachy Keen Mother's Day. MC. Motat.

  • 2018: Family Fun Day Charity Event for the Starship Foundation. MC. Barfoot & Thompson.

  • 2018: Samsung Galaxy S9 - World First 5 Second Launch Event. Presenter/MC. Flying Fish Films, Colenso BBDO. The Cloud, Auckland CBD.

  • 2018: Hostess/Roving Character (Private Event). The Cloud, Auckland CBD.

  • 2017: Bambina Burlesque Encore Revue. Producer, Promoter & MC. Cassette Nine.

  • 2017: Cult Horror Halloween. Producer, Promoter & MC. Cassette Nine.

  • 2017: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: The Black Widow with Nocturness. MC. The Wine Cellar

  • 2017: Dr Sketchy Auckland: Fetish Pin-Up with Velvet Decollete. MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2017: Starlight Oddessy. MC. Carnaval de la Noche.

  • 2017: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: projectMUSE with Hannah Tasker-Poland. Producer & MC. Va-Va-Voom Productions. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2017: Dr Sketchy Auckland. Wind me up with Michelle Kasey. MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2017: Dr Sketchy Auckland: Help Lilly Get to Hollywood Fundraiser Sketchy w special guest Duchess deBerry as MC.

  • 2016: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: AntiChristmas with Cirque du Sang. MC & Producer. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2016: Dr Sketchy at Arkham City Comics. MC & Producer. Arkham City Comics, Auckland.

  • 2016: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: The Fifth Element with Leesha Ragdoll. MC & Producer. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2016: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: Duchess deBerry. MC & Producer. The Wine Cellar, K'Rd, Auckland. 7.00pm. $10.00 on the door.

  • 2016: Lucky Thirteen Ent. Presents Carnaval de la Noche - The Musicals: MC. TAPAC, Auckland.

  • 2016: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: Provocateur Productions. MC & Producer. Wine Cellar, Auckland.

  • 2016: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: Game of Thrones with Ivan the Red. MC & Producer. Wine Cellar, Auckland.

  • 2016: Dr. Sketchy Auckland Presents: The Legend of Tarzan. MC & Producer. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2016: CHRISTCHURCH - The Burlesque Collective Presents: Girls on Film - A Burlesque Night at the Movies. MC & Performer as Gary Krumbert. Halo Lounge.

  • 2016: Dr. Sketchy Auckland Presents: Life of a Vintage Showgirl with Anita Wigl'it. MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2016: Dr. Sketchy Auckland Presents: The Tattooed Lady. Organizer/MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2016: WELLINGTON. The Little Boys Room Drag King Cabaret as a part of the Wellington Pride Festival. MC. The Fringe Bar.

  • 2016: A Pretty Pin-Up Picnic Dr Sketchy @ Thursdays at O'Connell Street. MC.

  • 2016: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents Voodoo Cabaret with Velvet DeCollete. MC & Organizer. The Wine Celllar.

  • 2016:The Little Boys Room Drag King Cabaret as a part of the Auckland Pride Festival. MC. The Dogs Bollix.

  • 2015: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents DOMINO with Madam Mutiny. MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2015: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: Chastity. MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2015: Dr Sketchy Auckland - Where in the World is Duchess DeBerry? MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2015: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: MAD MAX. MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2015: The Very Vintage Day Out. MC & Burlesque Tutor.

  • 2015: Dr Sketchy Auckland - A Mad Hatters Tea Party. MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2014: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: Alphonse Mucha. MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2014: CHRISTCHURCH: Carnival of Seduction. MC. Club 22.

  • 2014: Business in Heels Auckland April Event. Hostess.

  • 2014: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: Ivan The Red. MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2014: Business in Heels - Auckland. Hostess. Atticus Bar & Cocktail Lounge.

  • 2013: Business in Heels, Womans Networking Event. Hostess. Atticus Bar & Cocktail Lounge.

  • 2013: Lilly Loca's Vaudeville Cabaret Presents: Voix de Ville. MC, Producer & Creative Director. TAPAC.

  • 2013: The UnDeadBeat Prom by PIKDAT. MC. The Winchester.

  • 2013: Dr Sketchy Auckland - Villians Month. MC. Arkham City Comics.

  • 2013: Dark Horse Cabaret Presents: Grimm. Producer, Creative Director, MC & Publicist. Westpoint Performing Arts Centre.

  • 2013: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents Mara Jade. MC. Wine Cellar.

  • 2013: Dr Sketchy Auckland. Adventure Time with Fiona. MC. Wine Cellar.

  • 2013: Dr Sketchy Auckland. A Galaxy Far, Far, Away. MC. Arkham City Comics.

  • 2013: Whisper 150 Speakeasy Club Launch. Producer & Hostess. Hard Luck Cafe.

  • 2013: Save our Strangelove Fundraiser. MC.

  • 2013: Dr Sketchy Auckland - Trixxi Tassles (UK). MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2012: Dr Sketchy Auckland, A Very Pin-Up Christmas! MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2012: Dr Sketchy Auckland presents: Rum with Edward Blue. MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2012: Lilly Loca's Vaudeville Cabaret & Tempo Dance Festival Present: The Va-Va-Voom Burlesque Show! Producer, Promoter & MC. Q Theatre.

  • 2012: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: Traders of the Lost Ark. Model & MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2012: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: Gangnam Style! MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2012:Lilly Loca's Vaudeville Cabaret Presents: Frivolous Frivolity! Producer, Publicist, MC. TAPAC.

  • 2012: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: Miss Anthropy's Bloody BBQ! MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2012: Dr Sketchy: Portrait of a Lolita, Super Kakoi Fighting Kittens! MC. Japenese Arts Festival.

  • 2012: Dr Sketchy session at Gameloft. MC.

  • 2012: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents PUSSY LIQUOR! MC & Model. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2012: Fashion Speed Dating, as part of the New Zealand Fashion Festival. MC.

  • 2012: Lilly Loca's Vaudeville Cabaret - The Wunderbar Spectacular! Producer, MC & Performer. The Basement

  • 2012: Little Black Dress 2. MC. Kaleidoscope Fashion Events.

  • 2011: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: A French Love Affair Gone Arwy. MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2011: Pain Awareness Month Chairty Auction. MC. Tabac Bar.

  • 2011: Dr Sketchy Auckland Presents: RoboGeisha. MC. The Wine Cellar.

  • 2011: Lilly Loca's Vaudeville Cabaret Presents: The Big Timers! Producer/MC & Performer. The Basement Theatre.

  • 2011: Lilly Loca's Vaudeville Cabaret presents: The BIG Reveal! Producer/MC. The Basement Theatre.

  • 2010: Tempting Teaser. Hostess and Burlesque Performer. Mudbrick Vineyard.


  • 2018: Roving Character - Trinity from The Matrix. Vodafone Christmas Party. Vodafone HQ, Smales Farm, Auckland CBD.

  • 2018: Roving Character - Cleopatra (Private Event). Auckland Museum, Auckland Domain.

  • 2018: Roving Character - Captain Jack Sparrow (Private Event). The Cloud, Auckland CBD.

  • 2018: Character Actress - Captain Jack Sparrow (Private Event).

  • 2018: Roving Character - Max Zorin (Private Event). Pullman Hotel, Auckland CBD.

  • 2018: Hostess/Roving Character - Miss Julie (Private Event). The Cloud, Auckland CBD.

  • 2017: Hostess/Roving Personality (Private Event)

  • 2017: Roving Performer/Actress (Private Event)

  • 2017: Murder Mystery (Private Event)

  • 2017: Murder Mystery (Private Event)

  • 2017: HAMILTON - Murder Mystery. Character Performer. Private Event.

  • 2017: Spark Arena Media Launch. Lady Gaga Impersonator.

  • 2016: VVDO Official After Party - Gilligan's Island Themed. Roving Performer (Gilligan). The Backyard Bar.

  • 2015: Murder Mystery - Actress. Impact Entertainment.

  • 2014: Private Murder Mystery Performance with Impact Entertainment.

  • 2014: Page 2 Stage - Live Poetry Slam. Mentor and Workshop Co-Ordinator. TAPAC.

  • 2014: Live Drawing Club. Model.

  • 2013: Murder Mystery Dinner Show Performer with Impact Entertainment.

  • 2013: Wella Trends Vision National Finalist Awards. Model. Wellington.

  • 2013: Lady Gaga Impersonator. Sky City.

  • 2013: Asphyxia Couture Launch Party. Model. Bizdojo.

  • 2012/2013: Marilyn Monroe Headlining Character Performer. NYE 2012. Sky City.

  • 2012: WELLINGTON. Bare and Back Again - A Burlesque Journey to Middle-Earth. Actress/Comedian. The Fringe Bar.

  • 2012: Model & Dancer for Annah Stretton and Phoenix Cosmetics at New Zealand Fashion Week.

  • 2012: Monster Ball No.9 for Short + Sweet Dance Festival. Dancer. Choreography Grae Burton

  • 2010: Maz Melhuish at the NZ Body Art Awards. Model/Performer.

live performance

(NOTE: this is only a small example of the live performance work I have done. For my full theatrical CV, please click here)


theatre

  • 2017: Coco for Rococo. Marie Antoinette - Burlesque/Dancer. Black Swan Productions.

  • 2013: Lost Girls. ch: "M" (Lead) - Theatrewhack. dir. Patrick Graham.

  • 2011: Stranger Things 4 - collaboration with Natalie Smith. Chisholm & Chisholm Productions. The Basement

  • 2008: A Midsummer Night's Dream. ch: Snout/Peaceblossom/Wall. Stage 2 Productions. dir. Patrick Graham.

  • 2007: The Taming of the Shrew. ch: Grumio - Stage 2 Productions, Maidment. dir. Patrick Graham.

  • 2007: Lost Girls. ch: Angel - STAMP productions, Herald Theatre. dir. Patrick Graham.

  • 2007: Merchant of Venice. ch: Jessica. Auckland University Summer Shakespeare. dir. Tom Sainsbury.

  • 2006: Episode In the Life of an Author. ch: Madame Pripon-Minet - Dir Lee Yee Yang

  • 2006: Titus Andronicus. ch: Lavinia and Alabus. dir. Tom Sainsbury.

  • 2005: Good As Gold. ch: Isla V. Struelmeyer (Lead). Urban Vineyard. dir: David Foote

  • 2003: The Cage Birds. ch: The Wild One (Lead). St Marys College.

  • 2002: The Devil You Know. ch: Satan (Lead). St Marys College.

  • 1999: Cinderella. ch: Ugly Step Sister. Uxbridge Theatre

  • 1999: The Hare And The Tortoise. ch: The Hare. Uxbridge Theatre

  • 1997: Oliver Twist. ch: Lockup Lottie. Uxbridge Theatre


Tvc, Tv & Film

  • 2019: To be announced.

  • 2018: Custards World - Mission Control Kids. ch: Tara Dactyl & “Jam Rock” Lead Singer. Woah! Studios & TVNZ for HeiHei (https://heihei.nz/config/browse/screen/home/)

  • 2018: Samsung Galaxy S9 - Online Video Advertisement. Presenter. Flying Fish Films, Colenso BBDO.

  • 2013 Power Rangers. Ch: Ticket Girl. Power Ranger Productions.

  • 2010 Spartacus. Ch: Arena Crowd.

  • 2010 50 years of TV. Featured Actress. Documentary, Prime TV, Cream Media.

  • 2010 Legend of the Seeker. Ch: Tortured Soul. ABC Studios.

  • 2009 Legend of the Seeker. Ch: Tortured Soul. ABC Studios.