Damian Maguire

Actor, Extra, Model, Dancer, Teacher/Choreographer,… more

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Carry On (Pt 1) - Space Ace Robot

Artist - Space Ace Robot Composer/Producer - Space (D.Maguire) Year - 2014 Musicians: Space - Vo

Physical Details

Height:
167 cm / 5ft 6in
Eye color:
Brown
Weight:
57 kg / 125 lbs
Hair color:
Brown
Ethnicity:
White / Caucasian
Hair length:
Medium
Skin color:
White
Hair type:
Straight
Waist:
75 cm / 30 in

Credits

2014
  • Vita Nova : Theatre - Degree Level
2003
  • Dartington College Of Arts : BA Hons Degree - Interdiciplinery Modules

Acting

Acting experience

Previous paid speaking roles


Acting agent

Casting Collective


Languages
  • English

Accents
  • UK English
  • UK Scottish
  • French

My Acting experience includes:
- 1 x Year’s Drama Classes at BCCA (1992)
- 6 X Months training with St Clement's Players Drama Group (2004).
- Main Character role in Vortex (Film Shorts) (https://vimeo.com/120446407)
- Lightbrowse music video in London (2015)

Comedy/Impro experience includes:
- Stand Up - Laughing Gas Comedy Club shows in Newcastle (2001-2002)
- Stand Up - Off The Wall Festival, Exeter
- Impro at Purbecks Folk Festival, Dorset with Bourne-Improvables

My Dance experience includes:
- 1st Form: Thai Chi (Beufort Community Centre - 1999)
- Ballet/Skating Lessons (Grade 1): Jan Crawly and Sylvia Maguire (1983 onwards)
- 3 x Months training with Edinburgh Samba School
- Street dancing battles/classes with Dance For All and Bournemouth Pavilion (2014-2015)

Professional experience gained from several placements in Theatre tours and Festivals since 1996 (Including Dead Rat Theatre , Artemis and Sound Solutions).

Play/Film writer and Animator for Film/Music shorts since 1998. Acting and involvement in Multi-Media Projects/Events includes main character role in Vortex (Film Shorts) (https://vimeo.com/120446407) & Black History Exhibition. Held 9 x month placement doing Media/Publicity with the EEIB and NRFG Youth/Music centres in Glasgow.

Held placement in 2008 doing Lighting/Stage Management with Dead Rat Theatre & Artemis (A Weevil in the Mind of Vincent Van Gogh – South UK Tour 2008).
Attended Behind the Scenes course at Royal Opera House (Stage Managing & Production)

Childhood Performing Arts training included Skating, Thai Chi and Ballet (with Jan Crawly and Sylvia Maguire). Comedian since age 9 and attended St John’s Choir School in Portsmouth. Also attended Drama Classes at BCCA (1992) and at age 16, became Drummer/Percussionist in Tribal Dance group (Senzar).

Solo Act - Space Ace Robot (AKA-Spaceman) (including Dancing & 3D Stage Production)
Attended Street Dance and Acting Classes since 2004.

1998-2001: Poetry with Vontramps and Purple Heads

Dancing experience includes ongoing training with 2nd to None (International Awards).

Extras

Extras experience

Previous speaking roles


Modeling

Modeling experience

Beginner, starting out


Music

Guitar ability

Expert


Bass Guitar ability

Expert


Drumming ability

Expert


Keyboard ability

Expert


Vocal ability

Classically trained


Vocal range

Treble


Composer ability

Expert


Producer ability

Expert


D.J ability

Intermediate


Singing styles
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Classical

Favourite genres
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Metal
  • Electronic
  • Hip-hop
  • Jazz
  • Classical

Influences: Ozric Tentacles, Hawkwind, Michel Camilo, 80's Pop Artists, 90's Dance/underground Jazz, Gong, Pink Floyd, Pixies, Fleetwood Mac, Nils Petter Molvaer

AKA - Space
Jazz/Session Drummer & Composer
Bsc Hons (Music, Business, Economics)
2nd Instruments: Violin, Percussion, Vocals, Bass, Guitar, Piano
Manager/Producer - Magic Cloud

MUSIC EXPERIENCE

1993 onwards: Performed/Composed/Recorded with bands/artists:
Godhead, Huncho Gringo (AKA - Mangusto), Karin Karian (Jazz) (with Joe Limburn), , Kathouse, Mothership Oracle, Uncle Fester, The Invaders, Mostly Water, The Discord, Cabinet of Living Cinema (with Camilo Tirado), Vontramps, Randy Cow Poke, Manikin Time Shark (AKA - Blacksnow), Mazeltov (Klezmer), G13 (Jazz), Tredmill, The Light Brigade, Space Ace Robot (Solo Act) Kobandallas (with Andy Gilmore), La Luna E Le Stelle, Nick Collis (Trio), Perico," ", Purple Heads & Cavendish Sessions (with Paul Owen) MC Biddle, Psy Groove, Resistance, Sea Monkeys, Freejam, Legion of Boscombe and Ian Ellis (Trio) (with Ben Taylor).

1995-2000: Gigged Bournemouth Circuit with bands including Uncle Fester and Mangusto. Performances included: HMS President, London, The Egg Festival, Southampton, Hothouse, Bournemouth, Poole Arts Centre, Poole, National Music Day, Poole, Blanford Festival, Boscombe Community Fair
1994 - Album with Mostly Water (3 Days Past Haven) (Had Radio Play on 2CR FM)

1995-1997: BTEC National Diploma in Pop Music (Bournemouth College)

Jazz/World Music Drummer/Percussionist from age 16, including residency with Karin Karian Quintet (with Joe Limburn YJMY). In 1999 became Full Time Drummer on Cruise (Emerald, Caribbean) (with Tim Fulker)

Gigged Glasgow Circuit with The Discord. Teaching experience includes long placements with CODA Fiddle Orchestra ( Musical Trainee Assistant in local schools) as Weekly Workshop Leader for Lifescopes (Mental Health/Recovery). and Workshop Leader for Edukid (Overseas/African Charity).

2010 onwards:
Gigged Bournemouth circuit and festivals with Manikin Time Shark. Performances including: Kozmik Kens Psychedelic Dream Festival, The Anvil (with Psy Groove) and Space Ritual (Hawkwind members) support. Weddings/Functions with Mazeltov
Drummer in Hopefool children’s play (by Sharon Muriuru) with actors from Dr Who and The Bill.
Drummer/Assistant for Loose Change (Musical) (South UK Tour 2010) (Sound Solutions)
Performances in London with Nick Collis (Jazz Trio) and Cabin



VIDEOS (Include):

Vortex (EP1) (Sci Fi Series)
Vortex 2 (Intro) (Blacksnow)
Indimentional Time (Manikin Time Shark)
Ozrics (Manikin Time Shark)

BOOKS (Include):

Plays (1998 onwards)
Film/Comedy Scripts (1998 onwards)
History Of Music (Contemporary & Jazz)
Latin/Funk (Transcriptions – with CD)
Instrumental Works (Transcriptions – with CD)

ALBUMS (Include):

A Trick In Time (Manikin Time Shark)
3 Days Past Haven (Mostly Water)
Drum Samples (2002-2013)
Collections 2007-2013 (Space Ace Robot)
SX3 (Space Ace Robot)

TV & Reality

- Strathclyde University: Drama Writing (5 CATS)
- Theatre (Degree level) (Vita Nova)
- Interdisciplinary Arts Degree Modules (Dartington College) (Arts Management’s , Ensemble Studies,Arts Therapy & Workshop Skills)
- Strathclyde University: Video Editing (EEIB)

Dancing

Dancing ability

Expert


Dancing agent

Casting Collective


Dance styles
  • Ballet
  • Breakdancing
  • Contemporary
  • Hip Hop

Dance experience includes:

- 1st Form: Thai Chi (Beufort Community Centre - 1999)
- Ballet/Skating Lessons (Grade 1): Jan Crawly and Sylvia Maguire (1983 onwards)
- 3 x Months training with Edinburgh Samba School
- Street dancing battles/classes with Dance For All and Bournemouth Pavilion (2014-2015)
- Dancer in Music video with Lightbrowse (2015)

Trained in Movements, Acrobatics, Martial arts and Improvisation. At age 16, became Drummer/Percussionist in Tribal Dance group (Senzar) Attended Break/Street Dance and Acting Classes since 2004 (Including regular/ongoing training with 2nd to None).

Production/Management’s experience includes classes at Dartington College Of Arts
in Choreography. Experimental Pop - Solo Act (Space Ace Robot) involves Street/Break Dancing and 3D Stage Production.

Film & Stage Crew

Art & Costume Design ability

Expert


Camera Crew ability

Expert


Directing & Writing ability

Expert


Post Production & Editing ability

Expert


Production & Management ability

Expert


Sound Crew ability

Expert


Producer/Manager - Magic Cloud since 2005
Film Writer/Animator/Producer since 1998
Professional Stage/Media Producer (Including for festivals, bands, orchestras and media companies) since 1995.
Promoter/Manager for Artists, Bands and DJ’s since 1995 (including Hatstandy Andy and Kaira)

Production/Management’s experience includes classes
in Lighting, Video Editing & Choreography. Manager/Producer of Magic Cloud since 2005 (Producing Events, Stalls, Exhibitions, Media, Stage/Film - See Portfolio)
Attended Behind the Scenes course at Royal Opera House (Stage Managing & Production) Experience as Stage Assistant also includes with BSO, Mantovani Orchestra and Dead Man’s Jacket. Held placement in 2008 doing Lighting/Stage Management with Dead Rat Theatre & Artemis (A Weevil in the Mind of Vincent Van Gogh – South UK Tour 2008). Experience as regular Assistant at annual festivals includes at Mayhem in the Meadows, On The Bus Beltane Fire Society and Forever Sun

Solo Act - Space Ace Robot (AKA-Spaceman) (including Dancing & 3D Stage Production)

Play/Film writer and Animator for Film/Music shorts since 1998. Involvement in Multi-Media Projects/Events includes Vortex (Film Shorts) & Black History Exhibition. Held 9 x month placement doing Media/Publicity with the EEIB and NRFG Youth/Music centres in Glasgow. Initiated Art/Merchandise projects for events since 1996, such as Cosmic Arts Exhibits, Recycled Instrument stalls and 3D Merchandise for Stage/Film.

- Strathclyde University: Drama Writing (5 CATS)
- Theatre (Degree level) (Vita Nova)
- Interdisciplinary Arts Degree Modules (Dartington College) (Arts Management’s , Ensemble Studies,Arts Therapy & Workshop Skills)
- Strathclyde University: Video Editing (EEIB)
- Strathclyde University: Website Building (5 X CATS)
- Video Editing: EEIB Certificate (2007)

VIDEOS (Include):

Vortex (EP1) (Sci Fi Series)
Vortex 2 (Intro) (Blacksnow)
Indimentional Time (Manikin Time Shark)
Ozrics (Manikin Time Shark)

BOOKS (Include):

Plays (1998 onwards)
Film/Comedy Scripts (1998 onwards)
History Of Music (Contemporary & Jazz)
Latin/Funk (Transcriptions – with CD)
Instrumental Works (Transcriptions – with CD)

ALBUMS (Include):

A Trick In Time (Manikin Time Shark)
3 Days Past Haven (Mostly Water)
Drum Samples (2002-2013)
Collections 2007-2013 (Space Ace Robot)
SX3 (Space Ace Robot)

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