began performing at the age of four and has over 25 years’ experience in
the entertainment industry. She has traveled from coast to coast as an Actor,
Director, Acting Coach, Drama Teacher and T.V. & Film Agent. She graduated from American
Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA) in New York City, with a major in Musical
Theatre and Dramatic Arts. During her time at AMDA, Courtney studied under some
of the top Broadway actors and directors!
When Courtney was only a teenager she formed
the group, Vivid and was signed by Sony. As lead singer and co-writer of the
group’s music, she has performed where legends have walked; at places such as,
Hard Rock Live, House of Blues, and Bob Carr Performing Arts Center. Vivid was
one of few local groups to be featured on and win Orlando’s XL 106.7's Survival
of The Freshest.
the T.V. and Film industry, Courtney has worked with many national
networks; such as, Nickelodeon, Disney and ABC’s "Very Merry Christmas".
Whether it is working with national networks or Independent and Student films,
performing is what Courtney does best. At the young age of four, she starred in
her first commercial and did over 20 during her Acting career. Her work has been featured on Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon, Radio
Disney and The Disney Channel.
Courtney also worked as a T.V. and Film Booking Agent alongside some of the
industry's top casting directors. She coached and placed talent on hundreds of projects! Some of Courtney’s talent and students can be seen in the feature
films "Divergent: Allegiant", “Pain and Gain”, "Tomorrowland", "Neighbor's 2: Sorority Uprising", and "Sunlight Jr". Her talent
can also be seen in episodes of “The Glades”, “Graceland’, “Disappeared”, "The Vampire Diaries", and ABC'S "The Middle". Her talent has also graced the pages
of Seventeen Magazine! Even while working as a Booking Agent, Courtney
has devoted the last 8 years to being an Acting Coach.
under the lights of New York City, touring the south with Radio Disney, and working relentlessly
to staff her talent on national networks, Courtney has planted her roots in
Orlando, Florida. Courtney’s
passion is to help strengthen each student’s weaknesses and perfect his or her
strengths. Her philosophy is that Talent Coaching should be uniquely catered to
each student. Coaching should be personalized to individual learning styles, utilizing
a unique approach for each individual actor.
"Acting is a competitive industry; it takes hard work and dedication. Having the correct training can help set you apart from the competition and better prepare you for the Industry!"