Donna Longobardi

Donna Longobardi

Work History

Work History

Midsummer Night's Dream

Accademia dell' Arte

Cast as "Titania" in a summer production of  William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream"

The Book of Tink

University of California, Irvine

Cast as "Mrs. Darling" in a UCI production of a Peter Pan adaptation, presented by The Claire Trevor School of the Arts

FBI Agent

Santa Ana Police SWAT Team

Working with the SWAT team during training scenarios, playing roles such as a domestic violence victim or FBI Agent

Nov 1992 - Present

Emergency 9-1-1 Police Dispatcher

Santa Ana Police Department

Working in a stressful, highly-demanding work environment allows me to connect well with a variety of scene partners while on stage, in turn preparing me for the unexpected.  When performing in front of a live audience, my fast thinking quick witted response always come in handy!  

Education

Education
Sep 2006 - Jun 2010

Bachelor of Arts, June 2010

University of California, Irvine
Jun 2008 - Aug 2008

Travel Study Program

Accademia dell' Arte

Attended travel study program in Tuscany focusing on mask work from commedia dell' arte

Jul 2006 - Jul 2006

Summer Workshops

The Second City

Attended summer workshops focusing on improv and sketch comedy techniques 

Jul 1999 - Aug 1999

Summer Intensive

American Academy of Dramatic Arts

Attended summer intensive program focusing on: acting, voice, speech, movement and fencing