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About Peter

Peter Kiewra is an actor working out of the Hudson Valley, with experience in theater, film, and live music performance. 


They specialize in musical theater, improvisational piano, physical comedy, and voice acting. 

They hold a BA in Anthropology and Asian Studies from SUNY New Paltz, and have worked for cross-cultural productions performing in both Japanese and English. 


Height: 5" 10'

Eye Color: Brown

Hair Color: Brunette

Age Range: 17-27

Location: Poughkeepsie, NY

Able to commute to NYC and Albany


Selected Appearances

Short Films

Primus Pictures | Allegiance | 2022

Lead Actor​ - 'Grand Admiral Thrawn', Lead Composer

SUNY New Paltz Thesis | The Zoo and Other Rakugo | 2021

Director, Lead Actor

Mount St. Mary College Thesis | The Thieve's Fate | 2020

Supporting Actor - 'Vaas Kumplar'

SUNY New Paltz Thesis | Bernard  | 2019

Lead Actor - 'Bernard'


Up In One Productions | Curtains | 2022

Lead Actor - 'Lt. Frank Cioffi'

Local Produce Readers' Theatre | Ex-Gay Bar | 2022

Lead Actor - 'Todd'

CENTERStage Productions | Henry V | 2022

Supporting Actor, Sound Designer, Fight Captain - 'Pistol'

Rhinebeck Theater Society | She Kills Monsters | 2022

Supporting Actor, Fight Captain - 'Orcus'

Up In One Productions | Mathilda! The Musical | 2019

Supporting Actor - 'The Escapologist'

Dutchess Dance Theater | The Nutcracker | 2019

Lead Dancer - 'Mouse King'

Up In One Productions | West Side Story | 2016

Supporting Actor - 'A-Rab'

Physical Theater + Improv

Hudson Valley Renegades | 2018

Lead Mascot - 'Rascal Renegade'

Bear Arm Comics | A Night Of Improv | 2019

Actor, Piano Accompaniment

Dinner Theater Rejects | 2017-2018


Live Piano

Poughkeepsie Porchfest | 2020-2021

Solo Act alongisde Frenchie and the Punk

Mid Hudson Heritage Center | Andres San Milan's 'Specimen' | 2019

Improvised Performance Art Accompaniment

David Henningsen | Pirate Music Truck | 2020

Solo Act

Background Acting

HBO | White House Plumbers | 2022

Background Extra

HBO | Gossip Girl | 2022

Background Extra

HBO | I Know This Much Is True | 2019

Background Extra


Peter Muir, PhD | Institute of Music and Health | 10 Years

Vocal Coaching, Improvisational Piano - Verbank, NY

Gina Chiavelli | Pinewood School of Dance | 10 Years

Ballet, Partnering - Stormville, NY

Grace Mihalchik | Pinewood School of Dance | 3 Years

Tap Dance - Stormville, NY

Maria Calegari and Bart Cook | Arts on the Lake | 2 Years

Ballet, Puppetry - Carmel, NY

Amy Marcs | ACTeen | Workshop

Voiceover - New York, NY

Rita Litton | ACTeen | Workshop

Television Scene Study - New York, NY

Special Skills
Languages: English (Native), Japanese (~N4)

Music: Piano (Classical, Jazz, Ragtime, Improvisation, 'By Ear' Accompaniment), Trumpet, Ukulele, Hand Drums, Music Composition

Dance: Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern, Bollywood, Hip-Hop

Voice: Singing, Characters, Voice of God, Commanding

Accents/Dialects: New York, US South, Canadian, English, Australian, New Zealand, German, Irish, Scottish

Singing: Sight-Singing, Range: G2/G#4 Full, E4-F#5 Falsetto (Baritone, Countertenor)

Comedy: Mascoteering, Rakugo, Imrpov, Puppeteering, Physical Comedy, Clowning

Athletic: Swimming, Skiing, Frisbee, Badminton, Soccer, Volleyball

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