Sydney Miller Resume
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Location: New York, NY, USA
University: Syracuse University
Major: Acting

Sydney Miller Resume

Sydney Miller


Syracuse University Syracuse, New York
B.F.A., Acting Expected May 2019
GPA: 3.2/4.0

Trabuco Hills High School Mission Viejo, California
GPA: 3.85/4.0 2011-2015

Theater & Film Experience

Sponsorship Coordinator, Summer Moore (Festival Director/Founder) Los Angeles, CA (2018)
-Pitched corporate sponsorships to various companies for Rising Above Film Festival
-Corresponded with managers, agents, and publicists about event attendance
-Searched for a host for the event

Intern, Summer Moore (Producer) Los Angeles, CA (2018)
-Production Assistant on short film
-Set up Craft Services
-Retrieved off-site props
-Set lights
-Filled out SAG-AFTRA paperwork
-Created the Pitch Deck to send to potential Executive Producers
-Proof read screenplays
-Managed other Interns

Intern, Elizabeth Barnes (Casting Director) Los Angeles, CA (2017)
- Coordinated actor demo reel submissions with agents/managers, and organized and formatted submitted videos for casting director review
- Assisted with artistic direction on projects,
- Reviewed breakdowns and curated actors for specific projects
- Organized general meetings with agents/managers for actors
- Organized actor profiles to be used on upcoming projects on Pinterest
- Operated camera during casting sessions
- Clerical tasks (Inquiries, phone calls, correspondence, etc.)

Apprentice, “One Year Lease” Theatre Company Papingo, Greece (2016)
- Participated in production of combination of four ancient Greek plays (The Bacchae, The Trojan Women, The Suppliants, The Eumenides)
- Performed in multiple venues across Northern Greece
- Attended classes in Greek reading, writing, and pronunciation

Production Assistant, Agamemnon Syracuse University (2016)
- Took notes for Director on actors, set design, and production
- Served as stand-in for absent or ill actors

Sound Board Operator, Dog Sees God Syracuse University (2016)
- Took queues from Stage Manager and worked sound board on production

Production Assistant, Sleepy Hollow Laguna Beach Playhouse (2015)
- Assisted actors with line memorization and movement work
- Helped direct actors to find their blocking on stage

Writing Experience

Playwright, The White Couch (New Playwright’s Festival) Syracuse University (2017)
- Original script selected by panel; performed at Black Box Festival
- Participated as member of feedback panel session with audience

Contributing Writer, Rust Echoes (914 Works) Syracuse University (2017)
- Performed in first collaboration between Drama Department and Industrial Design e Department
- Gathered short pieces and poems to help create script (script for this project was created by compiling poems, and sculptures were built by Industrial Design Department)

Playwright, RTB (Theatre Lab) Syracuse University (2017)
- One Act play reading in front of the Drama Department

Playwright Participant, “Dramatic Ideas in Miniature” Syracuse, NY (2016)
- Playwright workshop led by L. Arnold Weissberger Award nominee, Kate Tarker

Screenwriter, Push (Cinema Night) Trabuco Hills High School (2015)
- Original script selected by panel; shown during Trabuco Hills High School’s Film Festival
- Nominated for Best Screenplay


Brand Representative, Abercrombie and Fitch Mission Viejo (2017-present)
-Operate cash register
-Assist customers in finding preferred sizes and styles
-Maintain store cleanliness and organization

Member and Volunteer, Laguna Playhouse (2007-2015)
- Participated as actor, stage crew member, and usher (4 productions per year)

Volunteer Physical Therapy Assistant, United Cerebral Palsy of Orange County (2013)

President, THHS Spanish Club (2014-2015); Publicity Chair (2013-2014)
- Coordinated Adopt-A-Family for a family at Christmas
- Largest academic club on campus (over 300 members)

Volunteer, Loretto Health and Rehabilitation (2015)

Volunteer, Earth Day “Clean the Street” (2015)

Member, Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority (Chi Chapter) (2015 to 2017)
- Associated with CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates)