- Drama: Voice & Speech I, Voice & Speech II, Voice & Speech III, Voice & Speech IV
Cherie Corinne Rice is from small but incredibly diverse Pittsburg, California. She grew up singing in the church choir, acting in school plays and dancing just for fun. She now holds a BA in Theater and Performance Studies from UC Berkeley and a Master’s Degree in Fine Arts for Acting from Brown University/Trinity Rep. Cherie is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA and Actor’s Equity Association.
Cherie is most practiced in Shakespeare and Dialect work. Working closely with the Head of Voice and Speech (the amazing, Thom Jones!) at the Brown/Trinity Rep Acting Program. Cherie served as teaching assistant, private coach and substitute teacher to the MFA class of 2011.
Cherie explores many passions including acting, singing, belly dancing, yoga, flag and baton twirling, tumbling, fashion, photography and teaching. In summer 2010 as the Director of Movement for Trinity Rep’s Young Actors Summer Institute (YASI), Cherie led her students to fan favorite performances. Cherie is a firm believer in developing unique talent and instills this in her students by teaching tumbling, hula hooping, flag- twirling, ribbon dancing, baton twirling and anything else that sparks their curiosity.
In New York City since August 2010, Cherie now has representation with MEG PANTERA, The Agency, Inc. and MMG Model & Talent Management.Cherie has shown great promise in New York so far, landing a role in the much anticipated, fifth season of Showtime’s Nurse Jackie. Cherie has also filmed a short, called “The Date” for NYU. In the summer of 2012 Cherie played a belly dancing “Bianca” in Othello at Shakespeare Festival St. Louis.