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PROFESSIONAL PERFORMER, ADVENTURES IN ARTSLANDIA PODCASTER

FROM THE DESK OF SUSANNAH MARS 4 CITIES

Acting since age

10

TOURED LAST YEAR

Created and starred in

5 VERSIONS

with her holiday revue: PDX; LA; NY; Norwalk, CT

of Mars on Life, a solo variety show

2014 finalist: Actress in a Musical for 1999 Actress The Light in in a Musical for the Piazza Funny Girl

Mic purchased to hone vocal technique for voice-overs and audio

Outstanding volunteer at her kids' school

PODCAST GUESTS TBD:

“People who make art and like to talk about it!”

‘91–‘92 Drammy Musical Actor 2010 PAMTA: Outstanding Actress

2014 PAMTA: Outstanding Actress

27 YEARS

2012 Musical Actress in a Lead Role

2002 Drammy Acting Ensemble for Dinner with Friends

How many jazz standards do you know by heart?

“250? DOES THAT SEEM LOW?”

in Portland

FAVORITE RADIO SHOW

The Moth

D

oes a grand piano count as a desk? Regardless, it's a natural work environment for singer, actor and Show Boat star Susannah Mars, who’s volunteered to host an Adventures in Artslandia podcast and play around in our gorgeous new Gotham Building loft. “I think I won one more Drammy that I can't find ...” mused Mars as she arrayed her many awards on our windowsill. Stay tuned. .

6' grand piano courtesy of Portland Piano Company

FAVORITE PODCAST

It’s a tie: Dinner Party Download and The Splendid Table

A mere

15

EVENING GOWNS

in her collection

3 SHADES of faux snakeskin on sassy, strappy shoes

“Can I just say, I hate the word ‘favorite?’ As soon as I get to my car I’ll think of 12 more I should have said first!” PHOTO BY RAINA STINSON.

Artslandia at the Performance may | june

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Profile for Artslandia

Artslandia at the Performance May/June 2015  

In This Issue Q+A: GRIMM GUESTS Sasha Roiz and Silas Weir Mitchell bring their famous TV faces to the PCS stage to rediscover live theatre...

Artslandia at the Performance May/June 2015  

In This Issue Q+A: GRIMM GUESTS Sasha Roiz and Silas Weir Mitchell bring their famous TV faces to the PCS stage to rediscover live theatre...