JEN WATERS

        

Information

Contact

Attributes

Height
5'5"
Weight
125 lbs
Gender
Female
Hair
Brown
Hair Length
Medium
Eyes
Hazel

Sizes

Dress
4
Pants
4
Shoe
8
Bust
34
Cup Size
B

Photo

Internet

IMPOSSIBLE THINGS Ten original spoken-word stories and poems October 2017 iTunes release
PURITY Twelve original vocal/piano songs March 2017 iTunes release
HANDWRITTEN Twenty-two minute historical fiction biography February 2017 iTunes release
WINTER WONDERLAND Nine original Christmas stories November 2016 iTunes release
WHIMSY FOR TWO Nineteen original songs May 2016 iTunes release
WHIMSY FOR ONE Sixteen original songs April 2016 iTunes release
WONDERLAND Ten original spoken-word stories and poems November 2014 iTunes release
WHIMSY Thirty-three original songs August 2014 iTunes release

Training

ASCAP/Disney & Dreamworks Musical Theatre Workshop Stephen Schwartz
Mythworks Pamela Jaye Smith
Durango Songwriters Expo Jim Attebery
Vocal Coaching Badiene Magaziner & Scott Harlan
The Voicecaster Voiceover Animation Marsha Goodman
Acting for Film and TV Clay Banks Studio International
Groundlings Theatre & School Improv A and Improv B Julie Welch & Guy Stevenson
Image Type Presentation & Acting Sam Christensen Studios
Musical Theatre Performance Sara Louise Lazarus & Alex Rybeck
Songwriting Judy Stakee
Songwriting Pat Pattison
STORY seminar/Genre weekend Robert McKee
Screenwriting Andrew Guerdat
Screenwriters Summit Linda Seger
Santa Monica Writers Boot Camp Mike Brennan
Big Sur Children's Writing Workshop Eric Elfman

Music

ASCAP Joe Raposo Children's Music Award nomination Pen Jen Songs Michael Kerker
ASCAP Songwriter’s Showcase at the Kennedy Center "Yellow Roses" Host Stephen Schwartz
Billboard World Songwriting Contest "Bridge of Sighs" honorable mention
Billboard World Songwriting Contest "Where There Are Dreams" honorable mention
Billboard World Songwriting Contest "Yellow Roses" honorable mention
John Lennon Songwriting Contest "Yellow Roses" Country Grand Prize Winner
SongDoor & Unisong Songwriting Contests "Yellow Roses" honorable mentions
USA Songwriting Competition "Where There Are Dreams" honorable mention

Skills

General Sports
  • AEROBICS
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  • BASKETBALL
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  • BOWLING
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  • GYMNASTICS
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  • ICE SKATE
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  • JOGGING
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  • JUMP ROPE
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  • ROCK CLIMBER
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  • RUNNING
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  • SNORKELER
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  • SOFTBALL
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  • TENNIS
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  • VOLLEYBALL
Swimming
  • BACK STROKE
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  • BREAST STROKE
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  • BUTTERFLY
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  • FREESTYLE
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  • SWIMMING, GENERAL
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  • SYNCHRONIZED
Improvisation
  • GROUNDLINGS
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  • IMPROV, GENERAL
Languages
  • SPANISH
Dialects
  • SPANISH
Instruments
  • GUITAR
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  • KEYBOARDS
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  • PIANO
Miscellaneous Skills
  • SIGN LANGUAGE
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  • SINGER
Stunts
  • SKIING
Track & Field
  • HURDLE
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  • LONG JUMP
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  • RELAY
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  • TRACK, GENERAL
Singing
  • COUNTRY
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  • FOLK
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  • JAZZ
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  • OPERA
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  • POP
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  • R&B
Vocal Range
  • ALTO
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  • MEZZO-SOPRANO
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  • SOPRANO
Horse Riding Skills
  • HORSEBACK RIDING, GENERAL

Other Experience

Syracuse University
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
1995 – 1999
Grade: 3.9/4.0
1999 S.I. Newhouse Scholar
Major: Magazine Journalism
Minors: Music Industry, and English and Textual Studies
Special electives: TV, Radio, & Film Sound Recording, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Honors Program
Study Abroad: London, England
Henry J. Wolff Prize for the graduating senior deemed most proficient in journalism

Berklee College of Music
Summer Performance Program, 5-week, non-credit summer performance program
1994
Grade: A

Music Performances:
Complete Actors Place, Genghis Cohen, Hallenbeck’s, Hotel Café, Iota Club and Cafe, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Koffeehouse Sundance Chateau, Koffeehouse/BMI Showcase at Harvelle's, LuLu’s Beehive, NAAM Show, ROOM 5, Rwandan Embassy in Washington, D.C., The Red Door.

Interests:
Foundation for New American Musicals; The Recording Academy; Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators; TAXI; Women in Film.

For more information visit: www.jenwaters.com.