Kira Kadel - Bio
Kira Kadel                                          
kira@goodenberger.com

Age
19                                                       
       
Roles
Dorothy Brock 42nd Street Spotlight Youth Theatre
Laker Girl, Frenchie, Ensemble
Spamalot PVCC Performing Arts
Bird
A Year With Frog and Toad Theater Works Youth Works
Dorothy Quimby (Zoni Nomination)
Ramona Quimby Spotlight Youth Theatre
Mrs. Schuyler Adams
Annie Get Your Gun Spotlight Youth Theatre
Princess Mystic Starfish
Rizzo Grease the Musical GHS
Gabriella Montez (NYA Nomination)
Disney High School Musical Theater Works Youth Works
Fido the Fire Breathing Dinosaur
The Absurdist Super Hero Fairy Tale GHS Theatrics
Rosaline
11 Variations on Friar John's Failure GHS
Caroline
Wolf Tales - GHS Theatrics
Ada Westbrook
The Best Laid Plans GHS
Narrator 2 et al.
The Seussification of Romeo and Juliet Glendale HS
Tina the Pinkette
Happy Days, A New Musical Creative Stages Youth Theatre
Mrs. Potts
Beauty and the Beast Glendale HS
Harley
Count the Moon Creative Stages Youth Theatre
Nurse
Love to Death Creative Stages Youth Theatre
Boylan Sister, Mrs. Greer
Annie Creative Stages Youth Theatre
Tiger Lilly
Alice in Wonderland Theater Works
Ms. Georgia Peach (Zoni nomination)
Mister E. Creative Stages Youth Theatre / Talon Strikes Studio
The Cat (NYA nomination)
Honk Jr. Creative Stages Youth Theatre
Eponine (NYA nomination)
Les Miserables School Edition Creative Stages Youth Theatre
Cinderella and Rapunzel
The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon Glendale HS
Soloist, Dancer Gala 2011
A Night at the Oscars Theater Works
The Invalid
Murder in the Knife Room Glendale HS
Sleeping Beauty u.s.
Into the Woods Theater Works
Silly Girl
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Theater Works Youth Works
Rapunzel
The World of the Brothers Grimm Creative Stages Youth Theatre
Featured Soloist, Improv Actor
Friday Night Live Creative Stages Youth Theater
Soloist, Milk Maid, Orphan
Oliver Twist the Musical Theater Works Youth Works
Josephine
I Was a Teenage Fairy Tale Character Theater Works Youth Works
Sherriff Sally
Read Between the Lines Theater Works Youth Works Camp
Soloist
Christmas Gala 2009 Theater Works
Munchkin City Father, Winkie
Wizard of Oz Theater Works Youth Works
Featured Soloist
Youth Works Gala 2008 Theater Works
Naomi
Peter Pan Theater Works Youth Works
Dorothy
Back to Kansas GESD Summer Arts Camp
Children’s Chorus
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor… Valley Youth Theatre
Soloist, Dancer
On the Wicked Stage Glendale Community College
Soloist
Rock the Arts / Will You Still Love Me? GESD Summer Arts Camp
Dorothy
Wizard of Oz Glendale American School
Narrator
Dig It Glendale American School
Angel
O Holy Night – A Living Nativity Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran (1996-2009)
Shepherd
O Holy Night – A Living Nativity Shepherd of the Valley (1996-2009)
Goodenberger Family Singers
Desert Foothills Follies Desert Foothills Theatre

Professional Instruction
Improve Your Improv! Workshop- Theater Works 2011
Why Shakespeare? Workshop -Theater Works 2011
Stage Combat Training * Fight Call LLC – Andrea Robertson
Music Theatre Workshop GCC * Kathleen Ruhleder
On Stage Dance Academy * Ballet, Tap, Jazz
Young Champions Cheerleading * Cheer, Hip Hop

Make-Up/Hair Artistry * Employment and Instruction
Make-Up Designer Disney's Aladdin Jr. Theater Works 2015
Make-Up Designer
Disney's Little Mermaid Jr.- Northwest Christian HS 2015
Make-Up Designer
Disney's Peter Pan Jr. Theater Works 2014
Make-Up Designer
Hansel and Gretel - Theater Works 2013
Make-Up Assistant
Annie – CSYT 2011
Make-Up Assistant
Alice in Wonderland - Theater Works 2011
Make-Up Assistant
Honk! Jr. – CSYT 2011
Make-Up Assistant
Les Miserables – CSYT 2011
Make-Up and Hair Assistant
James and the Giant Peach - Theater Works 2011
Apprentice Training * Brenda Goodenberger Make-Up Designer 2010-Present
Make-Up and Hair Assistant
The Littlest Angel - Theater Works 2010
Make-Up and Hair Assistant
Killer Halloween - Theater Works 2010
Make-Up and Hair Assistant
Tom Sawyer - Theater Works 2010
Make-Up and Hair Assistant
Beauty and the Beast - Theater Works 2010
Make-Up Masterclass * Terre Steed, Jessica Puleo Instructors July 2009

Music Directors and Coaches
Mark Foreman, Amanda Estes, John and Darla Spain, Kenneth Goodenberger, Dr. Mark Francis, Kathleen Ruhleder, Steve
Hilderbrand, Wendy Harman, Brenda Goodenberger, Susan Washburn, Glen Graca

Choreographers
Caroline Wagner, James Marinaro, Molly Lajoie, Holly Moran, Victoria Fricker, Laurie Trygg, Paul Pedersen, Lindsey Tejera,
Courtney Greger, Antonio Villarreal, Aaron Arseneault

Directors
Kenny Grossman, Robyn Allen, Athena Hunting, Bobb Cooper, Jim Gradillas, Vanessa Bernal, Andrea Robertson, Wendy
Harman, Jason Washburn, Brenda Goodenberger, Chris Hamby, Christian Graca, Thomas Graca, Camille Gribbons

Choirs
Stardust - Theater Works 2013-Present
Glendale High School Vocal Ensemble – Alto 2011-Present
Glendale High School Concert Choir - Alto, 2010-2011
Theater Works Youth Works Choir - Alto, 2008, 2009
Shepherd of the Valley Youth Choir – Soprano/Alto 2009-Present
Shepherd of the Valley Seraphim Choir – Soprano/Alto 2005-2009
Prelude Select Choir, Glendale American School- Soprano/Alto
Goodenberger Children’s Choir For Such a One as This SHUMC 2007, 2008, 2012

Awards and Honors
2014-2015 season ariZoni nomination - Best Supporting Actress in a Youth Play - Dorothy Quimby in Ramona Quimby
National Youth Theater Award nomination - Lead Actress in a Musical - Gabriella Montez in HSM
GHS Actress of the Year 2012/2013
National Youth Theatre Award nomination Best Supporting Actress in a Musical - The Cat in Honk! Jr.
2011-2012 season ariZoni nomination - Best Supporting Actress in a Youth Play - Miss Peach in Mister E.
GHS Principal's List 2011/2012
Whole Note Award – GHS Choir 2011/2012
Sophomore Student of the Month Glendale HS March 2012
Outstanding GHS Vocalist  - Beauty and the Beast  2012
Outstanding GHS Sophomore – Theater Academy Award 2011/2012
Outstanding Cardinal of the  Month Glendale HS November 2011
State Solo and Ensemble, Superior Vocal Performance, 2012
National Youth Theatre Award nomination Best Supporting Actress in a Musical - Eponine in Les Miserables
Best GHS Debut – Murder in the Knife Room November 2010
Director’s Award – GHS Choir 2010/2011
Outstanding GHS Actress of the Year 2010/2011
Outstanding GHS Freshman – Theater Academy Award 2010/2011
Freshman Student of the Month Glendale HS December 2010
Honor Roll Glendale HS 2010/2011, 2011/2012
First place – Glendale American Idol Talent Competition 2010
GESD District Choral Festival (selected participant)
Amazing Citizen Glendale American School

Additional Information
Member of International Thespian Troupe #171 – Glendale HS
Dressing room/Quick change assistant Tom Sawyer Theater Works
Dressing room/Quick change assistant Into the Woods Theater Works
Tech Assistant O Holy Night – A Living Nativity Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran
Has studied: Clarinet, Piano, Guitar