Erin Barnes

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Erin is on a TV near you!  You can spot her right now in a Wendy's commercial!  

June 19, 2014
Today, Erin had new headshot photos taken by the awesome Natalie Young!

May 28, 2014
Erin's singing a few tunes with awesome musician John Bobek again tonight at AREAL in Santa Monica.  Stop on by and say hi!

May 9, 2014
Erin got to audition for the upcoming mob action drama Criminal Activities starring John Travolta today!

May 1, 2014
This morning, Erin auditioned for the lead in a futuristic feature film called New Dawn Diaries: Reboot.

March 20, 2014
Erin got to sing a gig with awesome musician John Bobek last night at AREAL!  She'll join him again this Sunday the 24th at Room 5 Lounge. Come on out!

March 17, 2014
Erin's Wendy's commercials have started airing nationally!  Look for her stuffing her face with salad on a TV near you!

March 7, 2014
Erin is thrilled to announce she's signed with a new commercial agent!  She is now represented by the awesome Carol Elsner at AMT Artists, Inc.

February 21, 2014
Erin got to audition for TNT's Rizzoli and Isles this afternoon!

January 27, 2014
Today, Erin had a blast auditioning for the CW show Hart of Dixie. It was her first ever audition for episodic television!

January 24, 2014
Erin spent this week singing in a workshop reading of beautiful new Broadway-bound musical For the Sender, based on the songs and stories of Alex Woodward

December 23, 2013
Today begins Erin's two week tour of the Midwest!  Happy Holidays to all, and she'll see you back in LA in 2014!

December 14, 2013
Erin's been on jury duty for 2 weeks!  Yesterday on her lunch break, she ran from the courthouse to an audition for Grove Theater Center's upcoming production of Inherit the Wind.  Today she's got a callback!

December 8, 2013
Erin says a tearful goodbye to the Irish midlands today; this afternoon's matinee is the closing performance of By the Bog of Cats at Theatre Banshee.

November 26, 2013
Today's issue of The LA Times has a fantastic review of By the Bog of Cats!

November 21, 2013
Reviews for By the Bog of Cats are nothing but great!  It's been deemed a "GO!" by LA Weekly and is certified 100% Sweet on Bitter Lemons!

November 19, 2013
Erin has two theatre auditions this afternoon: one for a tour of the Ovation Award Winning Walking the Tightrope with 24th Street Theatre, the other for Falcon Theatre's upcoming The Last Act of Lilka Kadison.

November 18, 2013
That whiskey commercial?  Erin's got a callback for it this morning!

November 13, 2013
Today, Erin had another fun print audition!

November 12, 2013
Erin made her Irish family proud today with a whiskey commercial audition.

November 8, 2013
That heartwarming cereal commercial?  Erin's got a callback for it this afternoon!

November 2, 2013
It's opening night for By the Bog of Cats at Theatre Banshee!  The show runs for 6 weeks - grab a ticket and be sure to say hi to Erin after the show!

"By the Bog of Cats" at Theatre Banshee

November 1, 2013
Erin's off to a heartwarming cereal commercial audition this morning!

October 27, 2013
Tonight, Erin got to audition for Sierra Madre Playhouse's upcoming production of An Ideal Husband.

October 10, 2013
Erin's singing another gig with singer-songwriter John Bobek tonight - this time at WitZend!

October 4, 2013
Erin had such a fun time today shooting with awesome photographer David Zaitz on her vitamin print job.  Can't wait to see the final ad!

September 30, 2013
That vitamin print job?  Erin booked it!  She shoots on Friday!

September 27, 2013
Erin had a fun print audition today for a new vitamin line!

September 26, 2013
Tonight, Erin got to play Rachel Brown in a reading of one of her favorite plays, Inherit the Wind.  She had so much fun playing with some awesome fellow members of The Antaeus Company.

September 19, 2013
Erin is beyond thrilled to announce that she's been cast as Caroline Cassidy in By the Bog of Cats at Theatre Banshee!  She's also been invited to become a company member!  Erin is tickled pink; she had an absolute blast playing Cecily this Spring in The Importance of Being Earnest at Banshee.

September 12, 2013
This afternoon, Erin had fun getting her Irish dialect on to audition for the fall production at Theatre BansheeBy the Bog of Cats.

August 30, 2013
Erin's making her LA singing debut tonight performing with awesome singer-songwriter John Bobek's band at The Hotel Cafe!  The show is doubling as the CD Release Party for his first full length album, "Out of Place"!

August 13, 2013
It's a super cute car commercial audition for Erin, today.

July 24, 2013
Yesterday, Erin had a blast auditioning for Antaeus's fall comedy The Liar.  This afternoon, she goes in for a callback!

July 18, 2013
Today, Erin auditioned for "All I Want for Christmas" - an adorable and heartwarming holiday TV Movie of the Week.  It was her first big feature film audition!!

July 17, 2013
This afternoon, Erin donned an NFL jersey for her first ever beer commercial audition!

July 12, 2013
That cell phone commercial?  Erin's got a callback for it today!

July 9, 2013
Erin had a blast in a cute and quirky cell phone commercial audition today.

June 20, 2013
Erin had fun revisiting some Shakespeare today in her audition for Co-Artistic Director of A Noise Within, Julia Elliott.

May 21, 2013
This afternoon, Erin sent a self-taped audition off to her agency back home in Cleveland for an awesome feature shooting on location in the Midwest!

May 18, 2013
Erin had a hoot auditioning for the hilarious and astronomically popular Fine Brothers web series MyMusic this afternoon.

May 8, 2013
The fast food commercial Erin shot has begun airing!  And that means she can finally reveal who it's for!  Look for Erin on a TV near you advertising ... WENDY'S!

May 5, 2013
Last night, Erin said a teary-eyed farewell to The Importance of Being Earnest at Theatre Banshee.  She had such fun playing Cecily for the past few months.  Look for production photos soon!

April 9, 2013
The Importance of Being Earnest is now Ovation Recommended!  Come out to Theatre Banshee and have a laugh.  And let Erin know when ya do, so she can say hi after the show!

 

March 25, 2013
Today was a blast filming the fast food restaurant commercial Erin booked!  She's back on set for more on Friday, and she can't wait!

March 21, 2013
Erin is THRILLED to announce that she BOOKED that big fast food restaurant commercial!

March 16, 2013
Double whammy today!  This morning Erin had a callback for that fast food restaurant commercial, and tonight she opens The Importance of Being Earnest!

March 8, 2013
Erin had a super fun audition for a fast food restaurant spot this afternoon!

March 1, 2013
Shhh.  Erin had to sign an NDA at the commercial audition she had this morning.

February 27, 2013
Erin got to audition for a national restaurant commercial this afternoon.

February 15, 2013
It's Erin's birthday!  She auditioned for Antaeus's summer production of The Crucible today in celebration.

January 31, 2013
Erin's been cast as Cecily Cardew in Theatre Banshee's upcoming production of The Importance of Being Earnest!  She is absolutely thrilled!

January 29, 2013
Last night, Erin had a great audition for The Importance of Being Earnest at Theatre Banshee, and she just found out she's been called back for Cecily!

December 30, 2012
Check out these fun pictures from Erin's scene presentation earlier this month at Antaeus!  Images courtesy of Geoffrey Wade Photography.  Scene partner Matthew Bohrer.

Erin Barnes & Matthew Bohrer, photo Geoffrey Wade

Erin Barnes & Matthew Bohrer, photo Geoffrey Wade

Erin Barnes & Matthew Bohrer, photo Geoffrey Wade

Erin Barnes, photo Geoffrey Wade

December 19, 2012
Last night concluded Erin's fall scene study class at Antaeus.  She had a blast playing Babe in Crimes of the Heart and Catherine in Proof in the invited audience scene presentation.

December 18, 2012
Erin got to audition for a major cell phone carrier print ad today!

December 13, 2012
Erin was called in for a general at Center Theatre Group this afternoon!  She was totally honored and delighted to audition for wonderful Casting Directors Erica Sellin and Mark Simon.

December 6, 2012
The scene list has been announced for Erin's final "Pulitzer Prize Winners of the 20th Century" class presentation on the 18th at Antaeus!  She's excited to be playing Babe in Crimes of the Heart and Catherine in Proof.

November 12, 2012
Erin is out of town performing at Mammoth Lakes Repertory Theatre all this week as Ku in the adorable children's play Bluenose!

The Cast of Bluenose: (L to R) Doug Oliphant, Taylor Calmus, Anthony Storwick, & Erin Barnes

November 6, 2012
Erin was called back for that national credit card commercial today ... and she just heard that she's on avail for the spot!

November 5, 2012
The third episode of Erin's web series, After the Bee is up online!  She stars as a childhood Spelling Bee Champion, now all grown-up.  Click here to watch it on YouTube.

November 2, 2012
Erin had a great audition for a national credit card commercial today!

October 28, 2012
Erin's been cast in Bluenose, an adorable children's show performing for a week at Mammoth Lakes Repertory Theatre in November!

October 22, 2012
Erin's auditioning for a game show promo today!

October 17, 2012
This afternoon, Erin went on a fun audition for a national car commercial!

October 6, 2012
Erin was delighted to meet and read for awesome Commercial Casting Directors Chris Game and Laurie Records this week.

October 5, 2012
Today Erin has a cell-phone print ad audition!

October 3, 2012
The second episode of Erin's web series, After the Bee is up online!  Click here to watch it on YouTube!

October 1, 2012
Today, Erin auditioned for Center Theatre Group's 2013 Season!

September 12, 2012
Erin is thrilled to be back in class Antaeus!  Last night, she started her fall scene study, "Pulitzer Winners of the 20th Century".

September 5, 2012
After the Bee, the web series Erin shot earlier this year, has more episodes coming out soon!  Stay tuned, and watch the pilot here in the meantime!

August 3, 2012
Erin's been called back for Alice in You Can't Take It With You!

August 1, 2012
Erin auditioned for The Antaeus Company's fall production of You Can't Take It With You today!

July 31, 2012
Last night, Erin had a blast meeting and reading for CDs Paul Weber and Rich Delia.

July 30, 2012
Erin's auditioning today for the role of Anne in Ensemble Studio Theater's upcoming production of The Belle of Belfast.

July 24, 2012
Erin's received a callback for the role of Poppy in Noises Off!

July 23, 2012
This evening, Erin was delighted to audition for Norris Theatre's Noises Off.

July 13, 2012
Erin is super psyched to spend the next three days in workshops through SAG-AFTRA's Summer Intensive! 

June 28, 2012
This morning, Erin had the privilege of meeting playwright Nate Edelman and playing Anne in a small reading of his new play The Belle of Belfast

June 21, 2012
Erin went on an exciting print ad audition this afternoon! 

June 15, 2012
Erin is absolutely thrilled, humbled, and honored to announce that she received an invitation to join the The Antaeus Company's A2 Ensemble.  She obviously accepted!

June 12, 2012
This evening, Erin was happy to read for CDs Ty Harman and Veronica Collins Rooney.

June 10, 2012
Erin had a fun time meeting and reading for awesome CD Kendra Castleberry this morning!

May 31, 2012
Check out these great pictures from Erin's Ibsen/Chekhov scene presentation last week at Antaeus!  Images courtesy of Geoffrey Wade Photography.  Scene partners Jeffrey Masters and Brian Abraham.

Erin Barnes & Jeffrey Masters, photo Geoffrey Wade

Erin Barnes & Jeffrey Masters, photo Geoffrey Wade

Brian Abraham & Erin Barnes, photo Geoffrey Wade

Brian Abraham & Erin Barnes, photo Geoffrey Wade

May 24, 2012
Erin had fun improvising for an MTV movie promo audition this morning! 

May 23, 2012
Tonight, Erin's Ibsen and Chekhov class with The Antaeus Academy came to an end with a presentation of scenes for an invited audience.  She had a ball playing Popova in The Bear and Anya in The Cherry Orchard.

May 15, 2012
After the Bee has officially launched! Visit www.youtube.com/afterthebee to watch the first episode of Erin's web series.

May 12, 2012
A little between-takes teaser for After the Bee is up online!  Check out Erin cheering her little heart out rehearsing "Time to Spell!"

May 10, 2012
The scene list has been announced for Erin's final Ibsen/Chekhov class presentation at Antaeus!  She's excited to play Popova in The Bear and Anya in The Cherry Orchard.

May 9, 2012
This afternoon, Erin auditioned for a downhill skiing role in a sporting goods store print job!

May 6, 2012
Erin had a great time meeting and reading for Casting Director Penny Perry this morning.

April 28, 2012
Double Whammy!  Happy Birthday to Erin's beloved Commercial Agent Danny, and Happy 20th Anniversary to Daniel Hoff Agency!  Erin feels so lucky to be repped by such rockstars.

April 27, 2012
Erin is wrapped on the first phase of filming for After the Bee, and the series launches in early May!  In the meantime, here are some fun pictures from set ...

Rob Nagle and Erin Barnes

(L to R) Director Timothy Koch with actors Paul Culos, Sharon Wang, Chris Clowers, Erin Barnes, and Jeff Bee

April 21, 2012
Erin was delighted to meet and read for Casting Director Kendra Shay Clark this afternoon. 

April 19, 2012
Today and tomorrow, Erin's back on set filming her web series After the Bee.  Follow the misadventures... @afterthebee

April 17, 2012
Erin had a callback and is now on avail for that department store spot! 

April 16, 2012
Erin's had a blast the last two days shooting her overseas commercial for MENY, a Norwegian supermarket chain!  She got to work with awesome director Henrik Sundgren, and she can't wait to see the final cut.  Check out these pics from set ...

Sarah Miles and Erin Barnes  Erin Barnes

April 13, 2012
Following a fun commercial audition for a department store this morning, Erin's off to her second day shooting After the Bee!  @afterthebee

April 12, 2012
Hooray!  Erin BOOKED that overseas commercial!  She shoots next week!

April 11, 2012
Erin's on avail for the overseas commercial from last week ...

April 7, 2012
Today is Erin's first day on set filming for her SAG New Media web series After the Bee!  Follow the misadventures of this adorable former spelling bee champion ... @afterthebee

April 5, 2012
Don't ask Erin about the commercial audition she had today - she had to sign an NDA about the spot! 

April 2, 2012
Erin kicks off April with an audition for a fun overseas commercial. 

March 30, 2012
With today's announcement of the union merger, Erin is now a proud member of SAG-AFTRA! 

March 29, 2012
Erin met and read for awesome Casting Director Amy Reece tonight.

March 28, 2012
Another fun commercial audition this afternoon! 

March 20, 2012
Tonight, Erin auditioned for Antaeus Company's summer production of Macbeth.

March 19, 2012
Erin had a commercial audition this morning and a callback for another spot in the afternoon!

March 16, 2012
Erin's Ibsen/Chekhov class with The Antaeus Academy was paid a visit by a photographer this week - check out these fun pictures!  Images courtesy of Jim Kane.

(L to R) Paul Culos, Catherine Chengery, Martha Newman, Taylor Fisher, & Erin Barnes.  Photo Jim Kane

Erin Barnes & Jeff Masters, photo Jim Kane

March 13, 2012
A heartfelt commercial audition for a Mother's Day spot started Erin's morning today.

March 7, 2012
Erin's heading to a commercial callback for that cute and uptight office girl!

March 5, 2012
Erin is delighted to have met and read for the lovely Stacey Taylor-Singerman tonight at The Actors Key.

March 2, 2012
Another fun National Commercial audition this afternoon ... loving her team at Daniel Hoff Agency!

March 1, 2012
This morning, Erin auditioned for a cute, but uptight, office girl in a National Commercial. 

February 24, 2012
Erin is now a proud member of AFTRA!

February 22, 2012
Tonight, Erin happily begins her Spring scene study class at Antaeus.  Moderated by Rob Nagle, the focus will be on Ibsen and Chekhov.

January 25, 2012
This afternoon, Erin had a blast shaking pom-poms and hula-hooping for a commercial audition!

January 23, 2012
Erin got a callback for her National Commercial audition last week!

January 20, 2012
Today, Erin had another fun National Commercial audition.

January 12, 2012
Erin's first commercial audition of the new year is this afternoon - and she gets to dance!

January 11, 2012
As of tomorrow, Erin is back in class with Christinna Chauncey working on On-Camera Cold Reading & Audition Technique.

January 1, 2012
Happy New Year!  Back from two weeks at home with her family in Ohio for the holidays, Erin is psyched to dive into 2012.

December 30, 2011
Check out these great photos from Erin's Taming of the Shrew scene presentation earlier this month!  Images courtesy of Geoffrey Wade Photography.  Scene partner Nicholas D'Agosto as Petruchio.

Nicholas D'Agosto & Erin Barnes, photo Geoffrey Wade

Erin Barnes & Nicholas D'Agosto, photo Geoffrey Wade

Nicholas D'Agosto & Erin Barnes, photo Geoffrey Wade

Nicholas D'Agosto & Erin Barnes, photo Geoffrey Wade

December 15, 2011
Erin is thrilled to report she's received a callback for The Seagull!

December 14, 2011
Erin had a delightful audition for Antaeus Company's upcoming production of The Seagull this afternoon.

December 7, 2011
Last night, Erin's Greek Theatre and Shakespeare class with The Antaeus Academy came to an end with a presentation of scenes for an invited audience.  She had a blast playing Kate in The Taming of the Shrew.

December 6, 2011
Erin just received a same-day callback for a National Commercial!

November 23, 2011
Scenes for Erin's final Greeks Theatre and Shakespeare class presentation have been announced, and she'll be playing Kate in The Taming of the Shrew!

November 21, 2011
Erin and her After the Bee Co-Writer/Producer spent today auditioning actors for the first couple of episodes of the web series.

November 4, 2011
Erin's agent Danny has picked some new headshots to represent her on LA Casting ... to check them out, follow the link on her Resume page.

November 1, 2011
Erin had a fun and silly commercial audition today!

October 28, 2011
Tonight Erin wrapped up an awesome couple of months working on Cold-Read & Audition Technique with Christinna Chauncey.  She'll be back at it after the holidays.  

October 10, 2011
You're looking at Erin's newly re-designed website ... have a look around!

September 29, 2011
Erin is thrilled to announce great new commercial representation; she is now with Daniel Hoff Agency!

September 12, 2011
After the Bee (Erin's web series) has been conditionally approved for a SAG New Media Contract!

September 12, 2011
Erin's demo reel is now up on Actors Access, IMDb, and YouTube.  Check it out!

September 9, 2011
Erin is happy to be back in class with Christinna Chauncey, working on On-Camera Cold Reading and Audition Technique for Television.

September 5, 2011
Tonight, Erin begins her Fall scene study class at Antaeus focusing on Greek Theatre and Shakespeare.

August 31, 2011
Erin has been accepted into The Antaeus Academy at the renowned Antaeus Company!  Antaeus is dubbed LA's Classical Theater Ensemble.

August 23, 2011
The pilot script for Erin's web series, After the Bee, has been submitted to SAG for New Media Contract consideration!