Kelli Marino

Location Los Angeles

Script Supervisor

Script Supervisor
50 Projects

Work History

Script Supervisor
Nov 2012 - Present
Greater Los Angeles Area
On the set, the Script Supervisor works hand-in-hand with the Director, Cast and Camera, linking the set to the Editorial Staff and the result is what ultimately appears on screen. Current Filmography: Film The Madness in Our Hearts -- Darty Hall/Lauren Ludwig Wichita -- Stress Less Productions, LLC/Justyn Ah Chong and Matt Ward Positive -- Seventh Shade Productions/Paul Michael Merryman Higher Power -- Break Media/Matthew Santoro Little Paradise -- Amnesty Pictures/Natan Moss A Lasting Impression -- Jack Heller Jenny and Lalo -- Lunamar Productions Carrie Ca$h -- Renaissance Entertainment/Rafterman Media/Mercy L. Smith Church Folk Will Send You to Hell -- Aaron Cox And Then There Was You -- Turning Point Productions Wings of Deliverance -- David Berget Adulterated -- Lisa Leininger 24 After -- Dragon Boat Productions / Eddie Sooyoung Chae Bullet -- Nick Lyon The Boy, The Fatman and the Poet -- Dan Parker Ever After -- Tigran Mutafyan Finding Joanna -- Jonathan Looper Hitman -- John Chuka Excess Baggage -- D.B. Cheng The Fetus -- John Chuka Television Rhythm and Food - Ep. 1 - Denny Laine -- Nancy Hawthorne Rhythm and Food - Ep. 2 - Mary Wilson -- Nancy Hawthorne Internet Promo Life - Ep. 1 TasteMaker X -- David Jackson/Paradym Group Sexercise -- Tigran Mutafyan
Dramaturg; Ensemble Member
American Blues Theater
2011 - Present
Chicago, IL
Hank Williams: Lost Highway--Dir. Damon Kiely--2013 Collected Stories--Dirs. Jessica Thebus and MaryAnn Thebus--2013 It’s A Wonderful Life--Dir. Marty Higginbotham--2011-13 Illegal Use of Hands--Dir. Sandy Shinner--Fall 2012 Waiting for Lefty--Dir. Kimberly Senior--2011 Online Publications: Creating a Class Consciousness Waiting for Lefty – American Blues Theater Sept. 2011 An interview with the artists Rantoul and Die - American Blues Theater April 2011
Assistant to the Producing Artistic Director
American Blues Theater
Oct 2010 - Dec 2010
For the production of It's a Wonderful Life, my primary duties were to coordinate a better patron experience before and after the performances. This included lobby presentations, flowers, and post-show refreshments. I was responsible for coordinating the American Blues Theater's showcase appearance in Chicago's Thanksgi ... See more
Porchlight Music Theatre
Aug 2011 - May 2012
Chicago, IL
tick, tick…BOOM!--Dir. Adam Pelty--Spring 2012 A Catered Affair--Dir. Nick Bowling--2012 Putting it Together--Dir. Brenda Didier--2011
Teaching Artist
Citadel Theatre Company
Sep 2010 - May 2012
Conduct Acting for the Stage, Levels Imagination (ages 3-5), Discovery (ages 6-9), Creation (ages 8-11), Acting Styles Exploration (ages 10-15), and the Performance Class (directing the production of Pinocchio). Imagination and Creation focus on exploring what it means to be on stage and learning how to interact with one another. Lessons include characterization, building motor skills, basic terminology, creative thinking, team building and story telling (learning the beginning, middle and end). Creation focuses on improvisation, learning to create characters, settings and scenes on the spot; communicating, listening and responding to scene partners; and developing the ability to think on one's feet as an actor. Acting Styles Exploration focuses on working with a script, developing characters and relationships, vocal and physical work, objective/obstacle/tactic, improvisation, and some basic methods and techniques. The Performance class focuses on the production process from auditioning and call-backs, to creating characters and the storytelling of the play through theatrical exercises and workshops, and culminates in a final production of Pinocchio. All classes meet over 13 weeks and result in a final performance of techniques, games, and scenes prepared in class.
Polarity Ensemble Theatre
Feb 2012 - Mar 2012
Chicago, IL
Tom Jones--Dir. Maggie Speer--2012
Dramaturg and Education
A Red Orchid Theatre
2010 - 2012
Chicago, IL
The Mandrake--Dir. Steve Scott--2011 The Iliad (new adaptation by Craig Wright)--Dir. Steve Wilson--2010
Education/Outreach Consultant
Jul 2010 - Jul 2011
Implement and coordinate a new Education/Outreach program in Chicago Public Schools and Chicago community organizations. Cultivate, create, and collaborate the educational program, Sketchbook Jr., with after-school programming and in-school residencies relating to the Collaboraction's Sketchbook Festival. Provide outreach program consultation for community organizations, foundations, and other organizations pertinent to current and future productions. Conduct meetings with theatre company/artists/educators/administrators to foster community/school/foundation connections, and execute the launch of the program.
Eclipse Theatre
Chicago, IL
The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek--Dir. Jonathan Berry--2011
Stage Left Theatre
Chicago, IL
Make Sure It’s Me (new play by Kate Wenner)--Dir. Drew Martin--Leapfest 2011 Thirst (new play by Anita Chandwaney and M. E. H. Lewis)--Dir. Lavina Jadhwani--Leapfest 2011 Underneath (new play by Rob Smith)--Dir. Jason Fleece--Leapfest 2011
Remy Bumppo Theatre Company
2008 - 2011
Chicago, IL
The Goat or, Who is Sylvia?--Dir. James Bohnen--2011 The Importance of Being Earnest--Dir. Shawn Douglass--2010 Night and Day--Dir. James Bohnen--2010 The Island--Dir. James Bohnen--2010 Old Times--Dir. James Bohnen--2009 Online Publications: The Women of Remy Bumppo 2010--Nov. 2010 Victorian England: The Emergence of Earnest’s Middle Class--Nov. 2010 Secret Lives, Public Lies Season Theme Season Theme Video--Sept. 2010 Three Plays, Three Directors, One Interview: A Conversation About the Work of Athol Fugard--Fugard Fest 2010 Staff Writer: “Master Harold” … and the boys at Timeline Theatre, The Island at Remy Bumppo Theatre Company, and Sizwe Banzi is Dead at Court Theatre--Jan - June 2010 Athol Fugard The Island - Remy Bumppo Dec 16, 2009 An Interview with Remy Bumppo about Old Times--April 2009
Marketing Intern
Remy Bumppo Theatre Company
Aug 2008 - Jun 2009
Created press releases and newsletter articles. Communicated and cultivated marketing partners to coordinate list trades, and flyer/eblast exchanges. Created marketing postcards, flyers, eblasts, and other tools to reach multiple audiences. Wrote articles that interview directors and actors for subscriber and single ... See more
Little Theatre of the Rockies
2007 - 2011
Greeley, Colorado
The Music Man--Dir. John Leonard--2011 Nixon’s Nixon--Dir. David Grapes II--2011 The Odd Couple (Female)--Dir. Ken Womble--2011 Dames at Sea--Dir. John Leonard--2011 One for My Baby: A Sinatra Songbook--Dir. David Grapes II--2011 Fiddler on the Roof--Dir. John Leonard--2007 Bus Stop--Dir. Tom McNally--2007 Bad Dates--Dir. David Grapes II--2007 God’s Man inTexas--Dir. David Grapes II--2007 Babes in Hollywood--Dir. Vance Fulkerson--2007
Iliad Education Administrator
Red Orchid Theatre
Oct 2010 - Dec 2010
This position was for A Red Orchid Theatre's youth ensemble who were performing the main-stage production of The Iliad. Duties include contacting schools and groups for matinees, creating contracts and letters for schools, parents, and groups, coordinating scheduling of matinees and in-school workshops, facilitating post-show discussions, orchestrating the matinee days, and corresponding with educators, artists, and A Red Orchid staff.
Producer/Production Manager
Red Orchid Theatre
Apr 2010 - Jun 2010
This position was for A Red Orchid Theatre's youth ensemble that performed in When I Was... in Collaboraction's Sketchbook Festival. Duties included helping in the development of the script devised by the youth ensemble and directors, managed contact sheets, rehearsals and performances. Provided supervision for youth ensemble at all times, communicated with parents and production staff about schedules and conflicts, and served as liaison between Collaboraction artists and production team.
Guest Teaching Artist/Lecturer and Dramaturg
Timeline Theatre Company
Jan 2010 - Feb 2010
Conduct introductory class sessions for Timeline Theatre's Education programming for the production of "Master Harold" . and the boys. Create a student study guide and image packet; present an informational PowerPoint to classes about the play's history, author, time and setting, and cultural context. Field questions about the play, context, and what the students are expecting to see. Lead a post show discussion following the student matinee performances.
Court Theatre
Chicago, IL
Sizwe Banzi is Dead--Dir. Ron OJ Parson--2010 Online Publications: Behind the Scenes of Sizwe Banzi is Dead Sizwe Banzi is Dead----April 2010 John Kani and Winston Ntshona Sizwe Banzi is Dead--April 2010 Fugard on Theatre and Politics (Quotes) Sizwe Banzi is Dead --April 2010 Sizwe Banzi is Dead Production History Sizwe Banzi is Dead --2010 A Short History of Apartheid Sizwe Banzi is Dead--March 2010 Athol Fugard Biography Sizwe Banzi is Dead--March 2010 Three Plays, Three Directors, One Interview: A Conversation About the Work of Athol Fugard Fugard Fest 2010 Staff Writer: “Master Harold” … and the boys at Timeline Theatre, The Island at Remy Bumppo Theatre Company, and Sizwe Banzi is Dead at Court Theatre--Jan - June 2010
Timeline Theatre
2009 - 2010
Chicago, IL
“Master Harold” …and the boys--Dir. Jonathan Wilson--2010 Windows (Reading)--Dir. Paul Holmquist--2009 Online Publications: Three Plays, Three Directors, One Interview: A Conversation About the Work of Athol Fugard Fugard Fest 2010 Staff Writer: “Master Harold” … and the boys at Timeline Theatre, The Island at Remy Bumppo Theatre Company, and Sizwe Banzi is Dead at Court Theatre--Jan - June 2010 Athol Fugard “Master Harold” … and the boys--Dec 18, 2009
Production Manager
American Blues Theater
Oct 2009 - Dec 2009
For the production of It's a Wonderful Life, my duties included supervising the areas of auditorium, scene shop, electrics, front of house, sound, and props. Scheduled and facilitated weekly production meetings, overseeing all aspects of production, ensuring that all parties are clearly communicating, and preparing production budgets in collaboration with the Director and Technical Director. Arranging purchase orders and/or credit card purchases for production related expenses and monitored expenses, ensuring that all designers and crew chiefs are operating within budget. Creating production schedules and ensuring that deadlines are met, facilitating the hiring/assigning of designers, and arranging for building passes for production staff and cast.
Mosaic Program Coordinator, Education Intern
American Theater Company
Aug 2008 - Mar 2009
Coordinator for the education/outreach program, American Mosaic, working with a classic play from the season and conduct a six week residency with over 600 Chicago Public School students who create and perform in their own version of the play. Duties included assisting with interviews and hiring of all teaching artists and assistants, creating training materials, assisting in trainings of CPS teachers and teaching artists. Coordinated scheduling of schools, bussing, students, scenes, teaching artists, matinees, calendar of visits, and performances. Other duties included observation of teaching artists in the classroom, documenting assessments for grant purposes, creating a blog for student and artist collaboration, creating surveys, and coordinating the technical rehearsal and performance for final shows. Education Intern responsibilities include creating study guides for all five shows in the 08-09 season, assisting with creation of website for education department, conducting post-show discussions and pre-performance workshops for matinee students, and writing articles and interviews for education and marketing purposes.
Dramaturgy Intern
Arizona Theatre Company
Dec 2007 - Apr 2008
Responsibilities included reading new play submissions and composed reader reports as to whether the plays were appropriate for the company and its audiences. Researched historical and contextual information for Arizona Theatre Company's production of To Kill a Mockingbird. Attended rehearsals and provided feedback. Wrote program notes, articles for educational study guides, and actor packets. Created lobby displays. Attended education programming pertinent to the show and engaged in pre-show discussions.
Dramaturg and Pre-Show Facilitator
Arizona Theatre Company
Tucson, Arizona
The Clean House--Dir. Jon Jory--2008 To Kill a Mockingbird--Dir. Samantha K.Wyer--2008
Student Teacher
Pomona High School
Jan 2006 - May 2006
Arvada, Coloardo
Student Teacher for Theatre Arts (Introduction to Theatre) classes, Musical Theatre, Acting II and III (combined classes), and Play Production. Duties included writing lesson plans, administering and writing tests, teaching a variety of units (Shakespeare, Dramaturgy/Play Analysis, Stage Makeup, Musical Monologues, etc.), grading tests, directing students with auditions, monologues, and scenes, assistant directing Urinetown, conducting Parent/Teacher conferences, attending school meetings, collaborating with the Choral Department, and advising students.
Student Teacher
Windsor High School
Jul 2004 - Oct 2005
Teacher Candidate for Drama III classes, Play Production, and Drama I. Assisted in teaching students a variety of skills and techniques in the acting and technical disciplines. Taught unit on "Scoring a Script" (breaking a script down to its basics and learning the specific objectives, operative words, beats, builds and drops, verbs, etc.), and lessons in "Inner/Outer Character Approaches." Educated students in painting techniques, oversaw students working in the shop, built and painted sets with students, and directed/worked scenes and monologues for classes. Designed the set for the production of The Dining Room, painted the set for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, and helped with donations and ads for the production programs.
Dance Teacher
Helene Gregory Talent Center
Sep 1995 - Aug 2000
Las Vegas, Nevada
Dance Teacher/Assistant for dance students three to fifteen years of age. Taught and assisted in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, and Tumbling classes. Duties included choreography, training of new steps and dance moves, supervision, technique for tumbling, demonstrated dance techniques, and helped the dancers at the yearly recitals.


University of Arizona
2006 - 2008
University of Northern Colorado
2002 - 2006