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Kelly received "merit distinctions," two certifications of "UK Native Standard" in RP dialects, and TWO stylish diplomas upon graduating from London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art's Master's Degree in Classical Acting for the Professional Theatre program.
Kelly served as co-creator, co-writer, and as as the female lead in the web series, 30/2010.
To view highlights from the thirty-episodes, click the image (left)
Kelly returned to Santa Fe for the INTERNATIONAL SHAKESPEARE CENTER'S SUMMER REP SERIES. Ducdame Ensemble presented two of Shakespeare's Classics: THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, and TWELFTH NIGHT in the innovative and emersive MEOW WOLF's House of Eternal Return.
Kelly appeared as Portia in THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, and as Maria & Sebastian in TWELFTH NIGHT! Enjoy the promo video (right).
After a successful run of six-plus-years, THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE played it's final performance at St. Luke's Theatre off-Broadway. Kelly was thrilled to be a part of this production leading up to the final 18 months of the journey - playing all the female roles in this two-person version of the CS Lewis classic. What a magical journey it was!
Kelly's short play, HOW IT HAPPENS, was part of THE DAY AFTER Short-Play Fest in Los Angeles.
Prepping for Portia in THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Kelly originated three roles in three new plays as part of THREE PLAYS, THREE VIRTUES. The production played the Sheen Center, and also completed an outreach tour to various Senior Centers in New York City.
Bob Giraldi's short film, SUPERFRIENDS, has recently been screened in several short film festivals, including FilmColumbia in NYC. Kelly plays the role of "Allison."
Kelly was excited to take part in a reading of Stan Richardson's timely new play, CURFEW, directed by Adam Mace. She has also recently been a part of the developmental workshops and readings of W.I.N.G.S; WHEN SANTA FELL TO EARTH; THE ENCHANTMENT; and the new multimedia play, R.A.G.S.
Kelly can now be seen as "Rachel" in BEN & LUCY, a heartwarming story of a lonely vampire in search of a roommate. "Ben & Lucy" recently won the BEST NEW MEDIA Award at the Golden Door International Film Festival. You can currently stream the series on Amazon Prime.
Kelly was excited to be be back in the studio to record the Rip! the musical - a tender and hilarious retelling of the Washington Irving story - by Michael Berkeley and Ray Roderick. Kelly previously appeared in the staged reading of Rip! and can be heard on the recording in the roles of "Dame Vedder" and "Johanna."
Kelly recently played "Praxagora" in Ducdame Ensemble's World Premiere of THE CONGRESSWOMEN at the newly revamped New York International Fringe Festival. Kelly also penned this original adaptation of the Aristophanes' satire - putting a modern political spin on the play just in time for the 2018 US Midterm Elections. THE CONGRESSWOMEN received critical praise, which can be read HERE.
This spring, Kelly will be originating the role of "Sabina" in HADRAIN & ANTINOUS by Mark Barford and Anna Jastrzembski, directed by Mark Barford. The production will be seen at Columbia's Lenfest Center for the Arts in NYC. Details and ticketing can be accessed HERE.