Aurora native to hit the stage at Johnny Carson Theatre

DawnMarie Moe, known on stage as Dawn Benz, has been acting professionally for many years. The Aurora native is the daughter of Ross and Joni Beins. Upon moving to New York City at 18 to begin her acting career, she found that people pronounced Beins many ways, but rarely correct, so she changed the spelling of her name to Benz.
However, New York City was not the first professional production that Moe performed in.
“My mom brought me a newspaper clipping when I was a senior that said there were auditions for an internship at the Nebraska Repertory Theatre. This was back in 1976,” Moe said.

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