"Salpini’s performance almost sneaks up on the audience; she skillfully enlivens the script’s gradual reveal of Louise as more than a long-suffering second banana. Mama Rose might be the star of the piece, but Louise...becomes the hero."

                                             - WBUR

Resume

Kirsten Salpini AEA  

Theatre

Height: 5’4”     Hair: Black     Eyes: Brown 

The Donkey Show

Murder for Two

Gypsy

She Loves Me

The Irish...got that way

Jonah and the Whale

Stuart Little

The Snow Queen

Romeo and Juliet

Triumph of Love

Henry V (staged reading)

The Two Gentlemen of Verona

Original Practice: Taming of the Shrew

Echoes

Emilia and the Heart of the Amazon 

Pride and Prejudice

Dmitri/Vinnie, Mia/Oberon

Louise

The Suspects

Ensemble

Ensemble/Piano & Music Director

Arianna/Nurse/Piano

Ensemble

Rose/Ensemble/Piano

Mercutio

Princess Leonide

Katharine

Silvia

Lucentio

Female

Butterfly/Monkey

Jane

 

American Repertory Theatre

Lyric Stage Company

Lyric Stage Company

Greater Boston Stage Company*

Greater Boston Stage Company*

Greater Boston Stage Company*
Wheelock Family Theatre

New Repertory Theatre

Arts After Hours

Red Branch Theatre Company

It's a Fiasco

Theatre Under the Stars (NH) 

Theatre Under the Stars (NH)

Merry-Go-Round Playhouse

Merry-Go-Round Playhouse

Shenandoah Conservatory

   *formerly Stoneham Theatre

Related Experience

Dueling Pianist

Billboard Onboard

Commercial & Industrial On-Camera Principal

Bobby McKey's, Carnival Cruise Lines, & Hershey Park

Holland America Line

Big Picture Studios, Sunshower Studios

Training

BFA in Musical Theatre, Shenandoah Conservatory

Voice: Gina Beck, Matthew Edwards, Donna Gullstrand, Laurie Nelson

Acting: Jonathan Flom, Carolyn Coulson-Grigsby, Michael Fennimore (Film & TV)
Dance: Ballet, Tap, Jazz

Alexander Technique: Jessica Webb                    Linklater: Rebecca Schneebaum

Workshops & Master Classes: Tom Todoroff, VP Boyle, Joy Dewing, Pat McCorkle, Gary Krasny, Brette Goldstein,

                                             Doug Shapiro, Joshua Finkel, Ted Eaton, Sean Pratt 

Special Skills

Piano (20+ years), singer/songwriter, basic guitar, fluent French, basic Spanish (good w/ languages), accents (standard British, French, Irish, Australian, Czech, etc…), balloon twisting, experienced teaching artist, Original Practice/1st Folio technique, scuba diving certification, experience on camera 

Kirsten Salpini

© 2015 by Kirsten Salpini.

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