Kristin Huffman appeared in the Tony award, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle and Drama League Awards for Best Revival of a Musical Company, playing “Sarah” as well as flute, sax and piccolo. The production was filmed and aired on PBS's Great Performances.
She was Miss Ohio/Runner-up Miss America and continues hosting and producing charity events. She has a career that has spanned over 20 years professionally performing with operas, theatres, symphonies around the US/Europe.
As professor at the University of Hartford and Western CT State she trains singer/actors for a life “on the wicked stage” and also music teachers for a life in the classroom. She writes for the Sondheim Review and has her own theatre blogs, www.theatreringleader.blogspot.com and www.nononcentsnonprofits.com and is on the marketing committee for the United Way.
Kristin owns her own Internet marketing company (partnered with Microsoft and ranked #54 on Internet Retailer’s Top 500 and #1 in Most Improved Online Retail Site) and created The Powerful Image Events to help non-profits raise awareness and funds.
Musical Theatre Resume
Height: 5’6” Hair: Blonde Eyes: Hazel Vocal Range: low e to high D (legit and belt)
Company Sarah(fl.sx.pic) Barrymore Theatre/Frankel Productions (J. Doyle)
Company Sarah(fl.sx.pic) Cincinnati Playhouse (J. Doyle)
Brigadoon Meg Maine State Music Theatre (A. Glant-Linden)
Mame Agnes Gooch Maine State Music Theatre (C. Abbott)
Pete ‘n’ Keely Keely Music Theatre of CT (K. Connors)
Last Five Years Cathy Music Theatre of CT (K. Connors)
Tapestry (Carole King) Woman #1 American Stage (A. Corley)
My Way Woman #1 Actors Theatre of Louisville (T. Olson)
My Way Woman #1 Little Theatre on the Square (D. Grapes)
Annie Grace Ogunquit Playhouse (R. Sabellico)
Student Prince Gretchen u/s Papermill Playhouse (R. Johanson)
Babes in Toyland Fairy Queen Stamford Center (K. Connors)
Christmas Carol Martha/Bess Ford’s Theatre (D. Bell)
King and I Anna Lake Charles Symphony (K. Onxley)
La Cage aux Folles Paulette Pittsburgh CLO (C. Repole)
South Pacific Nellie Marin Opera (R. West)
Jacques Brel is alive… Lead Soprano Metro Music (B. Tolan)
Phantom (European tour) Christine Stracke World Wide Prod. (P. McKinley)
Mothers and Sons Vicki (principal) Stamford Center (K. Connors)
Austin’s Bridge Donna (principal) Tri Arts/Sharon Playhouse (Bill C. Davis)
Merry Widow Valencienne Toledo, Dayton and Columbus Operas
Murder Mystery Always the murderer The Killing Kompany (J. Avner)
New Years Pops Concert Guest Soloist Lake Charles Symphony (W. Kushner)
Pops Concert Guest Soloist Columbus Symphony (G. Sheldon)
Yuletide! Featured Soloist Seattle Symphony and Indianapolis Symphony (Everly)
Christmas Show Featured Soloist Portland Symphony and Alabama Symphony (D. Levy)
FILM AND TELEVISION
PBS Great Performances version of “Company” also on DVD
Miss America Talent Winner and Runner-Up to Miss America
Miss Ohio 1990 Winner and year of appearances, performances and PR
Broadcaster/Reporter WCMH-Channel 4 (NBC)
Industrial/Commercial TWA, Kraftmaid, Bordon, White Castle, Sofa Express, Value City, etc.
Spokesperson American Lung Association
Producer/Director/MC Broadway Babes, Powerful Image Events
Capital University, Bachelor of Music, Voice & Flute (Summa Cum Laude Graduate)
Northwestern University, Master of Music (Summa Cum Laude Graduate)
New York School for Film and TV, Commercial Classes
Acting: Alan Savage, Richard Sabellico; Dance; Broadway Dance, Jazz and Tap
Coaches- Tom Helm, Phil Hall, Doug Houston, Paul Bogaev, Kate Chapman
Vocal instructor Western CT. State Univ and Hartt School of Music, Univ. of Hartford, 5 years
Free lance writer Broadwayworld.com, Sondheim Review, local newspapers, Northwestern Alum magazine
Piano lessons-12 years; Flute lessons-13 years; Excellent ‘Parts’ singer and sight-reader; I own my own internet marketing company and have partnered with Microsoft. Works well with children. Fund-raising expert for Non profits.
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