Portland, OR 97201

(415) 851-5355

resume@jonahkallen.com

Jonah Kallen (JK)

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WORK EXPERIENCE

Camp Kefli — Counselor

2013 - 2015 (Lafayette, CA)

Counselor to campers of various ages at a Jewish summer day camp. Ages ranged from Kindergarten to 3rd grade over three summers.  Also provided one on one assistance to students with special needs.

Temple Isaiah JQuest — Teacher’s Assistant

2011 - 2014, 2016 - Present (Lafayette, CA)

Teacher’s assistant for religious school classes at a Jewish Synagogue for Kindergarteners, 2nd graders, 4th graders, and 5th graders.

Cazadero Performing Arts Camp — Counselor in Training

June 2017 - August 2017 (Cazadero, CA)

Took care of, played music with, and assisted youth musicians ranging in age from 10 to 17

ScrapPDX — Volunteer

April 2018 - December 2018 (Portland, OR)

Sorting and bringing items to the floor and creating products to be brought to the floor.

Cazadero Performing Arts Camp — Stage Manager

June 2018 - August 2018 (Cazadero, CA)

Duties included setting up and maintaining all lighting and sound systems throughout the camp, as well as some general maintenance

Play-Well TEKnologies — Assistant Instructor

June 2019 - Present (Portland, OR)

Helped the lead Instructor with the basic operations of the camp, guide students through their projects, help supervise clean-up and sign-in/sign-out each day.

EDUCATION

Portland State University, Portland Oregon — Theatre Arts

September 2017 - Present

PRODUCTIONS

Acalanes High School

Guys and Dolls - Abe Burrows, Jo Swerling - March 2014

Pit Orchestra - 2nd Trumpet

Almost Maine - John Cariani - November 2014

Run Crew/Asst. Stage Manager

Pippin - Roger O. Hirson - March 2015

Run Crew

The Rimers of Eldritch - Lanford Wilson - May 2015

Actor/Run Crew/Asst. Stage Manager

The Curious Savage - John Patrick - November 2015

Asst. Stage Manager/Light Board Op

Drowsy Chaperone - Bob Martin, Don McKellar - March 2016

Run Crew

Macbeth - William Shakespeare - May 2016

Stage Manager/Light Board Op

Radium Girls - D.W. Gregory - November 2016

Stage Manager/Technical Director

Bye Bye Birdie - Michael Stewart - March 2017

Prop Design

Metamorphoses - Mary Zimmerman - May 2017

Stage Manager/Technical Director

Portland State University

Twelfth Night - William Shakespeare - March 2018

Lighting Crew

Endgame/Footfalls - Samuel Beckett - May 2018

Light Board Op

The Flu Season - Will Eno - November 2018

Light Board Op

In The Next Room (Or The Vibrator Play) - Sarah Ruhl - March 2019

Light Board Op

New Play Festival 2019 - May-June 2019

Light Board Op

  1. The Good Fight – Amy Edwards
  2. InZane – Annette Leetham
  3. Man of the Year - Raz Mostaghimi
  4. The Word – Laila Mottaghi
  5. Give a Girl Some Gravel – Beth Robinson
  6. Untitled – Kati Dery
  7. Carrot, Teapot, Man – Tyler Hulegaard
  8. Bake it Till You Make It – Alyssa Jewell
  9. What Matters Most – Ashley Fray
  10. Honey Lips – Ashlee Radney
  11. Searcher – Andrea Acosta
  12. Metaphorical – Jason Drury
  13. Tommy – Oceana Lee
  14. Office Hours – Ross Showalter
  15. Hotline B – Carly Sjordal

AWARDS

3rd Place Odyssey of the Mind World Finals - 2016

Team advanced to State Finals all  ten consecutive years, and World Finals six of those times. Highest awards included multiple awards for special creativity (Ranatra Fusca) and 3rd place at the World Finals.

2nd Place Project LPIE - Computer Programming Category - 2016

Drama Departmental Award Acalanes High School - 2017