Barbara Bayes

Eyes: Blue
Hair: Brunette
Ht: 5'4

Wt: 125

REVIEW from Cortland Rep's Always A Bridesmaid

Bayes’ take on the ditzy Libby Ruth just makes her the most endearing lady on the planet; you want to run onstage and hug her. She has a neat bit of business trying to keep someone from getting out of a changing room that’s a mini-class in physical comedy."

The Ithaca Times

Regional Theatre

A Christmas Cabaret                                                       Featured                                 Cortland Repertory Theatre

Always A Bridesmaid                                                       Libby Ruth                              Cortland Repertory Theatre

The Heidi Chronicles                                                        Fran / April                             Cooperstown Theatre Festival
Vagina Monologues                                                         Featured                                 SUNY - Oneonta, NY
The Greatest Broads of Broadway                                  Featured*                              Hoffman Lane Bistro
   * also wrote and produced

Into The Woods                                                                 Witch                                      Orpheus Theatre

Nunsense                                                                           Robert Anne                         Orpheus Theatre

Last of the Red Hot Lovers                                               Elaine                                      Orpheus Theatre

Other People's Money                                                      Kate                                         Leatherstocking Theatre Co.

Off Broadway

Acting:   HB Studio - Edward Morehouse (Uta Hagen Technique)
Voice:    Karen Dryer, Cindy Donaldson, Harry Garland
Dance:   Modern / Ballet - Paul Sanasardo
               Jazz / Theatre Dance / Ballet - Steps Broadway NYC, Broadway Dance Center NYC

Film and Televsion

A Crime To Remember                                       Clara Ward (Featured)                 XCon Prod./Investigation Discovery (Tony Glazer, Dir.)

Six Degrees of Murder                                       Suzanne (Featured)                      Lion TV / Investigation Discovery (Andrea de Brito, Dir.)

Your Own Canoe                                                Connie (Co-star)                           Brooklyn College Senior Thesis

The Bench                                                           Sylvia (Supporting)                       Image Smith Prod. (Tom Lazarus, Dir. / Bob Rossi, writer)

QVC                                                                     Guest host                                     QVC Channel

Show Me A Hero                                                 Protester                                        HBO (Paul Haggis, Dir.)

Salty Corn                                                           News anchor (Featured)              Ithaca College Student Film


Commercials and Industrials

Conflicts upon request

Special Skills
  • Current passport

  • Current NYS driver's license (standard and automatic)

  • Very loud whistle (great for stadium cheering)

  • Excellent cooking skills

  • Successfully raising two daughters while maintaining my sanity

  • Extensive knowledge of old model tractors



Executive Decision                                       Madam President                   Hudson Guild Theatre/Thespis Fest (Lisa Stevens, Dir.)

National Tours

How The Grinch Stole Christmas                Grandma Who                         Big League Theatricals, (Matt August, Dir.)