RESUME

DOROTHY A. ATABONG

ACTRA / CAEA

Hair:  black    Eyes:  brown    Voice:  alto

dorothyaatabong@gmail.com

www.dorothyatabong.com

Selected Film & Television   



Sound Of Tears*

Lead/Producer/Writer

Ayinke Films / Dorothy A. Atabong

Degrassi

Actor

Epitome Pictures / Eleanore Lindo

The Line

Principal

Nightingale Comp / Shawn Thompson

Klondike Kalahari, an excerpt

Lead

WIDC / Lulu Keating

Eve’s Perfect Apple, an excerpt

Lead

WIDC / Michelle Wong                   

MayDay

Guest Star

Mayday 3 /Cineflix / Karl Jason

Nancy Loves Miss Brown

Lead

Nancy Films / Jane Meikle

23/24 (One Night)

Lead

Dek-2 Productions / Kunle Junaid

Sounds of the Past

Lead

Innocent 2 Prod / L. Ejim

Coping

Principal

RobinHood Films / Chris Robinhood

*Awarded Platinum Remi (WorldFest Houston)
Nominated Best Narrative Short (Pan African Film Festival in LA)
Nominated for Best Short (Africa Movie Academy Award)

Selected Theatre



The Overwhelming

Elise Kayitesi

CanStage/Studio 180 / Joel Greenberg

The Africa Trilogy

Lydia/Lead

Stratford/ Luminato / Volcano Josette Bushell-Mingo

In Darfur*

Hawa/Lead

SummerWorks / Andrew Lamb

Les Belles Soeurs (Workshop)

Des-neiges

Factory Theatre / Ken Gas

Wedding Band

Julia/Lead

Equity Showcase Theatre / Sandi Ross

9 Parts of Desire (Workshop)

Amal

Seventh Stage Productions / Kelly Straughan

The Wager

Nakir

Lost Carnival Theatre  / Laurel Smith

Joe Turner’s Come and Gone

Mattie

The Outrageous Fortune Co, NY / Marc Weitz

*The Emerging Artist Award (SummerWorks 2008)

Commercials/Industrials/Video

List Available upon Request

Selected Training

The Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theatre, NYC
Acting, Music, Jazz, Modern Dance, Alexander Technique, Shakespeare, Stage Combat
Acting: Steven Black — Scene Study, On Camera

Special Skills

Languages:       Native African Language, dialects
Dialects:            African, British
Dance:               African, Jazz, Hip-hop, Latin
Athletics:          Kick-boxing, Swim, Bicycle, Combat -Unarmed & Rapier.
Author of Novel ‘The Princess of Kaya
B.Sc. In Biochemistry
‘Daisy’s Heart’ feature screenplay – Best Low Budget Script (Female Eye Film Festival 2011)