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CIARA T. D’ALTORIO Email Me For More Information CAREER OBJECTIVE: To apply my skills in Communication Arts in the areas of Theater, Film, and/or Television through directing, scriptwriting, and/or acting.

EDUCATION: Youngstown State University Youngstown, Ohio 2004-Present Communication Studies Major, Theater Studies Minor Current Senior Status Current GPA: 3.73 Boardman High School Boardman, Ohio Graduated June 2004

HONORS/AWARDS: Member of the 4.0 Dean’s List for Three Semesters Member of the Dean’s List for Three Semesters Sole undergraduate recipient of October 2007’s Ohio Communication Association’s Award for Poster Display: “Heavy Television Viewer’s Living in Television’s Reality: Cultivation Theory Reviewed”

THEATER EXPERIENCE: Youngstown State University

Director of David Ive’s One-Act “Words, Words, Words” November 2007 Make-Up Technician for Hollman & Kotis’ “Urinetown” November 2007 Theater Student Project “The Tragedy of Julia Beckett: The Musical”: May 2006 Co-writer Recorded music tracks in studio: Vocals, Guitar, and Bass Guitar Scenic Build & Paint Crew: Bolton & Wodehouses’ “Anything Goes” Spring 2005 Moliere’s “The Miser” Fall 2005 Alan Ball’s “5 Women Wearing the Same Dress” Fall 2005 Rebecca Gillman’s “Spinning into Butter” Fall 2005 Mid-East Baptist Conference New Castle, Pennsylvania September 2007 Partnered teaching fundaments in Improvisational Dramas for Adult and Youth Student Leaders Evangel Baptist Church Youngstown, Ohio “Never Say Die” Murder Mystery Dinner February 2007 Director, Co-writer, Costume Designer, Set Designer, Prop Master Vacation Bible School Programs: “Take the Plunge” – Director, Scenic Designer, Narrator/Penguin Mascot August 2007 New Generation Youth Group Drama Leader: September 2003- June 2006 Director, Writer, and Actor Performed 10-15 minute dramas/comedies, conducted rehearsals, and taught necessary skills in drama and improvisational comedy. “Hollywood Squares Dinner” Celebrity Impressions December 2004 Improvised Questions & Answer sessions as Jessica Simpson TELEVISION & FILM EXPERIENCE: Evangel Baptist Church New Generation Youth Group “Short Drama Films” September2007 - Present Director, Writer, Actor in 10-15 minute films Keynote Media Group Youngstown, Ohio July 2007 Youngstown Commercial Metal Forming Advertisement Commercial Script Supervisor Youngstown State University Telecommunication Student Project: “The World of Grace” Sitcom Pilot Episode (22mins) May 2007 Director, Co-creater, Co-writer, Editor Happy Madison Productions New York City, New York June 2002 “Anger Management” Motion Picture, Starring Adam Sandler and Jack Nicholson Volunteer Non-SAG Member Extra, Yankee Stadium Scene WORK EXPERIENCE: LoneStar Steakhouse & Saloon Youngstown, Ohio December 2005 - Present Server and hostess at the restaurant where I greet guests with enthusiasm, create and maintain a fun atmosphere with Texas Hospitality, and bring them their food order the way they requested it. Evangel Baptist Church Internship January 2007 – March 2007 Put on a Murder Mystery Dinner Theater Fundraiser, Directed a cast of 8, Co-wrote, Costume Designer, Scenic Designer and Prop Master for the play in order to raise money for a Mission’s Trip to Mexico. Advertised, designed programs, sold tickets, and organized the dinner theater with partner in Internship. Business mentoring lessons by Pastor Greg O’Dell. Youth Pastor Assistant at Evangel Baptist Church July 2004 – December 2005 Assist youth pastor with creative ideas for the youth ministry, keep in touch with teens via phone calls, help organize events and schedules of the ministry program, and clerical work. SPECIAL SKILLS: Microsoft Word and Microsoft Publisher Organization Skills Spanish Language (approx. studied 5 years) Stage Make-Up (one semester, Youngstown State University) Character Make-up Technician (Old Age, Horror, Fantasy, etc.) Improvisation Set Building Volunteered at Youngstown State University campus Scene Shop for two semesters (40 hours each) Acoustic and Electric Guitar Player (approx. 5 years) REFERENCES: Upon Request