PLAYS AND MUSICAL THEATRE
Dr. Odom's love of performing first came from performing in plays and musicals, and as her career has progressed, she has been able to perform a variety of roles in professional theatre. Some of her favorites include Jessie Cates ('night, Mother); Annette Raleigh (God of Carnage); Pastor's Wife (The Christians); The Baker's Wife (Into the Woods); Jeanie (Brigadoon); Julie Jordan (Carousel); Sister Sophia (The Sound of Music); and she originated the role of K.D. McLady in Dogs: the Musical which premiered at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival in Charleston, SC. She has also served as a vocal coach for a variety of musical productions.
She has appeared in commercials, industrials and independent films that have shown in festivals throughout America and Europe, including a recent film that was invited to show at the Cannes Short Film Festival. She has appeared on screen in films starring George Clooney, Robert Downey Jr., Amada Seyfried and Channing Tatum, Jennifer Lawrence, Janet Jackson, Anika Noni Rose and Whoopi Goldberg. Her soprano voice can be heard in the short film Yard Sale.
Voiceover has been a particularly enjoyable part of Dr. Oodm's performance career. While she has worked on a variety of commercial and film projects, some of her favorite voiceover work has been voicing a wide variety of characters for the short stories of Shadowdog Productions.