Television

JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!
Sketch Actor/Various Episodes
Various 
CONANSketch Actor/Various Episodes
Various 
THE GONG SHOWPuppeteerAlex Rudzinski
RUBY'S STUDIO: THE FEELINGS EPISODEPuppeteerJason Docter and Matt Docter


YAMASONG: MARCH OF THE HOLLOWSLead Puppeteer                     Sam Koji Hale                       
THE MILL AT CALDER'S ENDPuppeteerKevin McTurk
DRIVENDocumentary/SelfJaret Martino
EAT WITH MEBar PatronDavid Au
THE WING EATERSarosa (Lead)Nicole Emmons
VANITY FAIRESTQueen (Lead)JR Smith


Special Skills

  • ​Puppet Styles: Rod Puppets, Shadow Puppets, Bunraku-Style Puppets, Marionettes, Hand Puppets
  • Have worked with Blue and Green Screen
  • Dialects: Minnesota, East Texas, General Southern
  • Stage Combat
THE NIGHT FAIRYOahn NguynSouth Coast Repertory
CLOUDED SULPHURJanie GieserAutomata
GOGOL PROJECT (WORKSHOP)Sean CaweltiBootleg Theatre
ALICEAlison HeimsteadLA Toy Theatre Festival at Walt Disney Concert Hall
ZOOPHILIC FOLIESCaitlin LainoffREDCAT NOW Festival
LEAR'S WILD ROSEMatthew McCrayBeta Level
LE PETITE MACABRECaitlin LainoffSanta Monica Museum of Art; St. Ann's Warehouse
REPTILE UNDER THE FLOWERSJanie GieserMasonic Lodge Culver City
SHADOWS OF MEMORYCatherine StreckerHolocaust Center of Northern California
LOSERTori BendPrague Quadrennial; St. Ann's Warehouse
WOYZECKChi-Wang YangCal-Arts


Training

  • ​BFA in Acting From California Institute of the Arts (Cal-Arts)
  • Acting: Brian Reise, Craig Belknap, Mirjana Jovovic, Elaine Tse, Lew Palter, Travis Preston, Nataki Garret
  • Voice and Speech: Fran Bennett, Irene Connors, Denise Woods, Dwight Bacquie
  • Puppetry: Janie Gieser, Paul Zaloom
  • Movement: Marvin Tunney (classic dance styles), Mira Kingsley (modern dance)
  • Improv: Upright Citizens Brigade

Theatre (Selected Credits)

HEARTBREAKERWill.I.AmToban SeymourInterscope Records
SAVE MERoyal BlissEli PresserCapitol Records
TEENIE TONESTeenie TonesBarbara ValentineMuzar Entertainment


Music Video

​Commercial

Film

Conflicts upon request


Catherine Adell

. AEA . SAG . AFTRA .

Actress . Puppeteer .

. Comedian .