My Resume
Debbie Starker 

   Editor of Deb's Web -the Long Island Theater Buddy Newsletter
  e-mail address: tistar@optimum.net 
web.site address: www.debswebli.com



Height 5' 2"   Hair-Dark Brown   Eyes-Blue   Age Range-50 to Death


Regional Theater Experience
2017
The Outgoing Tide...Peg...Oceanside Library Script-in-Hand Series
Belle of the Bijou...Clara Belle...Oceanside Library Script-in-Hand Series
2015
Lost in Yonkers...Grandma Kurnitz...CK Productions
2014
The Color of Water...Ruth McBride Jordan...David Houston Entertainments
2013
A Christmas Carol...Ghost of Christmas Present/ Schoolmatron...Theatre Three  
The Beauty Queen of Leenane...Mag Folan...Bare Bones Theatre Company
Like Cats and Dogs...Mehitabel, et. al....David Houston Literary Entertainments
2012
A Christmas Carol...Ghost of Christmas Present/ Schoolmatron...Theatre Three
The Princess and the Pea...Queen Irritata...Theatre Three
2011
A Christmas Carol...Ghost of Christmas Present/ Schoolmatron...Theatre Three
panic...Angela...TC2 Players
The Enchanted April...Francesca...Hampton Theatre Company
2010
A Christmas Carol...Mrs. Fezziwig/Ghost of Christmas Present...Theatre Three
Viewers Like You...Director #3...Theatre Three One-Act Festival 
Useless Information...Edna Chastain...Theatre Three One-Act Festival 
2009
A Christmas Carol...Ghost of Christrmas Present, et.al...Theatre Three
The Vicar...Maude...Theatre Three One-Act Festival 
2008
A Christmas Carol...Ghost of Christmas Present, et.al....Theatre Three
1968: Rock the World...Laura Tolbert...Theatre Three
Urinetown...Josephine Strong...Theatre Three
The Fairy Princess...Witch McCracken...Theatre Three
Oliver!...Widow Corney...Township Theatre Group
2007 
A Christmas Carol...Mrs. Dilber/Mrs. Fezziwig...Theatre Three
Man of La Mancha...Housekeeper...Playcrafters
Footloose...Aunt Lulu...BroadHollow at BayWay
The Vagina Monologues...Various Characters...Dermont Munna Productions
Rip Van Winkle...Mrs. Cooper/Mrs. Morley...Theatre Three
No One's The Wiser...Rose...Theatre Three One-Act Festival 
The Color of Water...Ruth McBride Jordan...David Houston Literary Entertainments
2006
Nuncrackers...Mother Superior...Smithtown Center
To Kill a Mockingbird...Mrs. DuBose...Smithtown Center Day Rep
The Crucible...Rebecca Nurse...Smithtown Center Day Rep
The Seduction of Judith...Ruth...Heartworks@Airport Playhouse
Along The Faultline...Pat...Theatre Three One-Act Festival
Once Upon a Mattress...Queen Aggravain... Airport Playhouse
2005
Greetings...Emily...Airport Playhouse
Jekyll & Hyde...Lady Beaconsfield...Theatre Three
Accomplice...Rupert...Airport Playhouse
South Pacific...Bloody Mary...Plaza Productions
The Crucible...Rebecca Nurse...Smithtown Center 
The Duty of Saints...Catherine Biselli...Theatre Three One-Act Festival 
Lend Me A Tenor...Julia Leverett...Theatre Three 
2004
The Bacchae...Agave...Loft Theatre/Dowling College
Man of La Mancha...Housekeeper...Theatre Three
My Fair Lady...Mrs. Higgins, et.al....Smithtown Center
True West...Mom...Loft Theatre/Dowling College 
Nunsense...Mother Superior...Smithtown Center
2003
Love Letters...Melissa...Briarcliffe College & Libraries
Cabaret...Fraulein Schneider...Theatre Three
Oliver!...Widow Corney...Creative Ministries
South Pacific...Bloody Mary...Cultural Arts Playhouse
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum...Domina...Star Playhouse 
The Shakespeare Cabaret...Portia,Cleopatra,Beatrice...Morrison Productions
2002
The Anniversary/The Wedding...Nastasya... Author's Playhouse/Producer's Club
Over the River/Through the Woods...Emma Christano...Creative Ministies
Under Milk Wood...Various Characters...No Babylon Library
Lend Me a Tenor...Julia Leverett...Playcrafters of Bellport
Bermuda Avenue Triangle...Fannie Saperstein/Director...Star Playhouse
Broadway Showstoppers...Soloist...Clare Rose Playhouse
2001
Lost In Yonkers...Grandma Kurnitz...Creative Ministries
Don't Drink the Water...Marion Hollander...Airport Playhouse
The Mousetrap...Mrs. Boyle...Theatre Three
Side by Side by Sondheim...Narrator...Star Playhouse
2000
Annie...Mrs. Pugh...BayWay
Crazy For You...Patricia Fodor...Star Playhouse
Romeo and Juliet...Nurse...Arena Classical Players
Funny Girl...Rose Brice...Broadhollow
Bermuda Avenue Triangle...Fannie Saperstein...Broadhollow
Last Night of Ballyhoo...Beulah "Boo" Levy...Star Playhouse
Guys & Dolls...General Cartwright,et.al....Maguire/BayWay
1999
Deathtrap...Helga ten Dorp...Airport Playhouse
Pippin...Berthe...BayWay/Centre Stage
Fiddler on the Roof...Golde...Star Playhouse
Arsenic & Old Lace...Abby Brewster...Star Playhouse
Pirates of Penzance...Ruth...Township Theater Group
Oliver!...Widow Corney...BayWay/Centre Stage
1998
Prisoner of 2nd Avenue...Jessie...BayWay
Postmortem...Aunt Lily...BayWay
Nunsense...Mother Superior...Take One
Zorba...Madame Hortense...Broadhollow
My Fair Lady...Mrs. Pearce...Township Theater Group
The Secret Garden...Mrs. Medlock...BayWay/Centre Stage
1997
Beau Jest...Miriam...Purple Cow Playhouse
The Wiz...Pit Singer...Theatre Three
Cabaret...Fraulein Schneider...Star Playhouse
Nunsense...Mother Superior...Theatre Three
Oh Say Can You See...Babe, et.al....Theatre Three
1996
La Cage aux Folles...Jacqueline...Centre Stage
Pools Paradise...Miss Skillion...Centre Stage
South Pacific...Bloody Mary...BayWay/Centre Stage
Once Upon a Mattress...Queen Aggravain...BayWay
1995
Pirates of Penzance...Ruth...Plaza Playhouse
The Secret Garden...Mrs. Winthrop...Theatre Three
My Fair Lady...Mrs. Pearce...Star Playhouse
Chicago...Mama Morton...BroadHollow BayWay
I Hate Hamlet...Felicia Dantine...BroadHollow BayWay
1994         
Follies...Heidi Schiller...Star Playhouse
Phantom...Carlotta...BayWay/Centre Stage
Into The Woods...Jack's Mother...BayWay/Centre Stage
Steel Magnolias...Truvy...Theatre Three
Cabaret...Fraulein Schneider...Plaza Playhouse
1993
My Fair Lady...Mrs. Pearce... BayWay/Centre Stage
Education of Hyman Kaplan...Mrs. Moskowitz...Star Playhouse
Nunsense...Mother Superior...Take One
Nunsense...Mother Superior...BayWay/Studio Theater
South Pacific...Bloody Mary...Plaza Playhouse
On The 20th Century...Imelda Thornton...Airport Playhouse
1992
Fiddler on the Roof...Golde...Plaza Playhouse
Pajama Game...Mabel...BayWay
Zorba...Ensemble...Theatre Three
Oklahoma...Aunt Eller...Star Playhouse
Stepping Out...Mrs. Fraser...Studio Theater
Agnes of God...Mother Miriam Ruth...Theatre Three
1991
A Christmas Carol...Mrs. Dilber/Mrs. Fezziwig...Theatre Three
Man of La Mancha...Housekeeper...Theatre Three
Pirates of Penzance...Ruth...James St. Players
La Cage aux Folles...Jacqueline...BayWay
Me & My Girl...Lady Battersby...Theatre Three
Sweeney Todd...Ensemble...Theatre Three
South Pacific...Bloody Mary...Star Playhouse 
1990
Into The Woods...Jack's Mother...Plaza Playhouse
Evita...Ensemble...Airport Playhouse
H.M.S. Pinafore...Little Buttercup...Theatre Three
The Importance of Being Earnest...Miss Prism... Airport Playhouse
Crossing Delancey...Bubbe...Star Playhouse
1989
Cabaret...Fraulein Schneider...Plaza Productions
Singin' in the Rain...Miss Dinsmore...Theatre Three
Follies...Heidi Schiller...Theatre Three
Twelfth Night...Fabian/Sea Captain...Blackfriars Shakespeare Company
Sherlock's Last Case...Mrs. Hudson...Theatre Three
1988
Barnum...Fortune Teller/et.al....Theatre Three
Mystery of Edwin Drood...Gwendolyn Pynn...Theatre Three
Gypsy...Miss Cratchit...Theatre Three
Jesus Christ Superstar...Priest...Theatre Three
Measure for Measure...Escalus...Blackfriars Shakespeare Company
A Murder is Announced...Dora Bunner...Theatre Three
Don't' Drink The Water...Marion Hollander** ...Theatre Three/Harold Award Nominee
1987
Chicago...Mama Morton...Theatre Three
Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat...Ensemble...Theatre Three
Ten Little Indians...Emily Brent**... Theatre Three/Harold Award Nominee
The Water Engine...Mrs. Varek/et.al.**...Theatre Three/Harold Award Nominee
Amoebas on Parade...Prof. Buffant...Theatre Three
1986
Annie...Mrs. Pugh...Theatre Three
Evita...Ensemble...Theatre Three
The Mousetrap...Mrs. Boyle...Theatre Three
1985
Noahzark...Mrs. Noah...Sayville Musical Workshop
1984
Sweeney Todd the Melodrama...Mrs. Tobias, et.al....Theatre Three
Sound of Music...Mother Abbess...Sayville Musical Workshop 
1983
Fiddler on the Roof ...Fruma Sarah, Mirele...Theatre Three
1982
Pirates of Penzance...Ruth...Broadhollow Theatre

Additional Performing Experience
1979-1985
The Gilbert & Sullivan Light Opera Company of Long Island
Played character leads in repertory
H.M.S. Pinafore, Pirates of Penzance, The Mikado, Iolanthe, Trial By Jury, The Sorcerer, Patience
1970-1979
Idle Hour Gilbert & Sullivan Players
Played character leads in repertory-H.M.S. Pinafore, Pirates of Penzance, The Mikado, Patience
Dowling College Alumni Theater / Antigone / the Nurse
North Fork Community Theatre / Ruth / Pirates of Penzance
1975-1984
Various Opera Companies/Opera on the Sound, National Grand Opera, Manhasset Bay Opera
Carmen(French), The Magic Flute(English) - 2nd Lady, Lucia de Lammermoor(Italian), MacBeth(Italian), 
Don Pasquale(English), I Pagliacci(Italian), Cavalleria Rusticana(Italian) - Mamma Lucia, La Traviata(Italian),
Marriage of Figaro(English)
Circa 1990-1995
Interactive Murder Mystery at Club Getaway, Kent CT (opera diva)
Interactive Murder Mystery with Theatre Three Port Jefferson

Television 
Frank Russo's Late Night Broadway Cablevision Channel 70 Public Access 2002, 2003
Local Lites, Cablevision Public Access Show 2004 
QPTV 2001 The Realm of Never "There Must Always Be a Sammy" Myra Shelby
Knights of Columbus Benefit Opera Concert
African Children's Relief Telethon
Joel Martin Show
News 12
Ocean Janitorial Commercial

Radio
2010 WALK-AM Interview re: LI Theatre & Deb's Web
2007 WUSB interview re: Deb's Web
2001 LOVE FM 96.3 promo for Picasso at the Lapin Agile, wrote & directed
2001-2002 Montage Live Radio Theatre SUNY SUSB
WALK - Promos for Steel Magnolias & Sherlock's Last Case, actress
Interviews on WLIM 1580AM to publicize Long Island theatrical events
Interviews on WUSB 90.1FM to publicize Deb's Web & Long Island theater
Interview on WALK 1370AM to publicize Picasso at the Lapin Agile & Deb's Web
Interview on WALK 1370AM to publicize Lend Me A Tenor

Film
The Grecophile (2013) - Eleni
Why Knot? - Mother of the Bride (2011) SLTM Films Project 52 www.youtube.com/sltmfilms
Daniel - Nancy (2005) Phenom
Happy Ever After (2002) Parallax Pictures - Mamma
K-Mart - industrial
Lonely in America - independent - extra

Add'l Children's Theater 
The Unwicked Witch             Witch Gobble                  Theatre Three
Elves & Shoemaker              Fairy Queen                    BayWay, et.al.

Other Talents and Related Experience:
Piano/keyboard, violin, guitar
4 part a capella Christmas Caroling
Board Member - Brookhaven Arts & Humanities Council 2008-2010

Artistic Director/Producer/Performer- debsweb entertainment: library/fund raiser/private party/touring 
               Currently available:         The 75th by Israel Horovitz
                                                          Karaoke for Seniors
                                                          Love Letters by A.R. Gurney
               Previous Presentations:  Rodgers & Hammerstein a la carte
                                                          Gershwin a la carte
                                                          Gilbert & Sullivan a la carte
                                                          Opera Cabaret a la carte
                                                          Broadway a la carte
                                                          Three Sopranos a la carte


Directorial Credits:      
H.M.S. Pinafore...United Methodist Players 1978
The Pirates of Penzance...North Fork Community Theater 1979 
Visiting Mr. Green...Suffolk "Y" Theatre March 2001
Neil Simon's Rumors...Township Theatre Group June 2001
Picasso at the Lapine Agile...Playcrafters of Bellport Nov 2001
The Bermuda Avenue Triangle...Suffolk "Y" Theatre March 2002
Carousel...Township Theatre Group Jan 2003
Social Security...Township Theatre Group June 2004
Father of the Bride...Township Theatre Group Nov 2006
Along the Faultline...Township Theatre Group April 2007
The 75th...debsweb entertainment Traveling Library Show 2008 - 2010 
The Pirates of Penzance...Longwood High School March 2008
Witness for the Prosecution...Township Theatre Group Sept 2008
Coming Apart...Theater at the Glen Oct 2008
Pippin...Longwood High School...April 2009
"P" is for Perfect & The Income Tax...Theatre at the Glen...Oct 2009
Peter Pan...Longwood High School...April 2010
Fame: The Musical...Longwood High School...April 2011
The Andrews Brothers...Studio Theatre...March 2012
Most Likely To...The Senior Superlative Musical...Longwood High School...March 2012
Bad Auditions by Bad Actors...Longwood High School...Nov 2014
Moon Over the Brewery...Playcrafters...Feb 2016
The Man with All the Luck...Theatre294...May 2016
Something Intangible...Oceanside Script-in-Hand Series...Oct 2016
Belle of the Bijou...Oceanside Script-in-Hand Series...Feb 2017
The Outgoing Tide...Oceanside Script-in-Hand Series...April 2017


Stage Management- 
The Chairs/The Dumbwaiter-Dowling College Alumni Theater                                                                                               Professionally Speaking-Theatre Three Second Stage      
Gypsy-Theatre Three Main Stage
The 75th debsweb entertainment  

Dialects:  "you name it - I'll learn it"
High British, Cockney British, Scottish, Irish (northern & southern), French, Italian, Russian, 
German, Yiddish, New York, Southern American, Brooklynese, Spanish, Tonkinese... 
as Bloody Mary 
in South Pacific
at CAP
as Mother Superior
in Nunsense
at Take One
as Queen Aggravain 
in Once Upon a Mattress
at BroadHollow.
as Berthe in
Pippin
at
BroadHollow
as Carlotta in
Phantom
at BroadHollow
as Fraulein Schneider 
in Cabaret
at Theatre Three
as Bloody Mary 
in South Pacific
at Plaza
as Jack's Mother 
in Into the Woods
at Broadhollow
as 
The Ghost of Christmas Present
in A Christmas Carol
at Theatre Three