Alexa Lynn Shanahan

Height: 5 ft 8 in
Age Range: 16 to 25
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Dark Blonde
Vocal Range: Soprano
Bio: Alexa Shanahan is a current sophomore Musical Theatre Major at Rider University. A dancer since the age of four years ... (more)


Show Me Off Music Video Mountainside Studios Background
Here Comes the Boom Broken Road Productions/Columbia Pictures Background


Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Camp Broadway Singer/Dancer in "I Believe in Santa Claus"


CATS Cortland Repertory Theatre Jennyanydots the Gumbie Cat
GREASE! Cortland Repertory Theatre Frenchy
Agatha Christies "The Hollow" Cortland Repertory Theatre Doris
Aladdin (A Children's Show) Cortland Repertory Theatre Evil Sorceress
The Producers Rider University Hold Me Touch Me/Ensemble
A Midsummer Night's Dream Rider University Fairy/Dancer
The Wedding Singer Rider University Donatella/Dancer/Ensemble
Hairspray Theatre By the Sea Penny
The Pajama Game West Chester University Poopsie
The Great American Trailer Park Musical The Courthouse Center for the Arts Pickles
Sleeping Beauty The Courthouse Center for the Arts Maleficent
Bye Bye Birdie The Prout School Ursula
Footloose The Courthouse Center for the Arts Wendy-Jo


Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre, Rider University (May, 2014)
Bachelor of Arts in Musical Theatre, West Chester University (transferred after Freshman year to Rider) (May, 2011)
High School Diploma/GED in High Scool, The Prout School (June, 2010)

Additional Training

Classes: Gymnastics , Rhode Island Tap Ensemble (tap/various styles of dance/partnering), Steps on Broadway, TVI Acting Studio
Coaching: Acting: Trent Blanton, Rhyn Mclemore, Emily Rogge, David DiLullo, Dance: Robin Lewis, Ashley Bettis, Stacey Ramos, Olga Timokhina, Cheryl Cusick (Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Contemporary, Jazz, Musical Theatre, Tap, Hip Hop), Singing: Mariann Cook, Courtney Crouse, Joanne Arnold, Violin: John Dempsey
Internships: Performance Intern at Cortland Repertory Theatre
Workshops: Alexander Technique, Camp Broadway 2008/2009, Goodspeed Opera House Musical Theatre Dance Intensive, Kennedy Center College Theater Festival, Michael Chekhov Technique, Nikki Snelson Dance Master Class, Rachelle Rak Dance Master Class

Special Skills

Actor, Dancer, Musician, Singer, Student