Abbie Getty Be Like a River

 

Creating a career out of acting is challenging. Being able to flow like water around obstacles and always moving forward is the key to long term success.

Abbie Getty is an NYC based actor, teacher, and voice actor. She has a master’s in classical acting from the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire and specializes in playing fierce and witty women. Her favorite recent acting challenge was playing the Leading Player in an all-female staged reading of Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead, which she hopes to produce fully soon. Regionally, she has worked at the Peterborough Players and the Merry-Go-Round, as well as working in and around Philadelphia. You can hear her on Netflix voicing the lead on Hotel Beau Sejour or narrating the Audio Description in season 2 of Bill Nye Saves the World. This fall, she’ll be teaching a class on Theatre & Empathy at Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida.

Abbie shared her experiences of transitioning from Grad School to the working actor life and some tips to make that transition easier.