Previous unpaid speaking roles
I am in my 60s and looking to move to a new area of skills not recently used to perform in tv and film extra work and modelling.
My musical talent was cultivated by piano lessons from the age of six and this was followed through to obtaing a Grade 7 when I was 18. I also attended singing lessons from the age of 10 and achieved Grade 8 at the age of 18. I also won singing completitions in the local area and played in local music concerts from the age of 6.
At a young age I was entered into speech exams and competitions in which I did very well.
I was regularly chosen for the nativity plays at primary school to play Angel Gabriel.
I was regularly in the school play and in a number of musicals. A Midsummer Nights Dream and other plays.
I was in the college productions and also attended the theatre course and therefore gained increased experience in different roles.
Salad Days – 1974 – Chorus
Sweeney Todd the Barber - 1975
Dracula Spectacular - March 1976 - Nadia Naive
I joined the Portsmouth Choral Union and sang with them for a while.
Later, I joined Portsmouth Players and was in the following productions at the Kings Theatre, Southsea:
Oklahoma – February 1984 - Chorus
No No Nanette – May 1984 – Chorus
Fiddler on the Roof – October1984 – Chorus and understudy for Hodel
Jesus Christ Superstar – February 1985 – Mary Magdalene
Oliver – May 1985 – Chorus
The Lisbon Story – October 1985 - Chorus
Hans Anderson – February 1986
Mame – May 1986 – Pegeen
White Horse Inn – October 1986 - Chorus
Carousel – October 1987 – Chorus
In 1997 I joined a covers band and sang and played with them for a number of years in pubs and clubs locally. Now, I sing Karaoke as often as I get the opportunity.