Menu

Laura Markham

Birmingham, United Kingdom

Actor, Dancer, Film & Stage Crew

www.uk.castingcallpro.com/view.php?uid=322032

Please also view my casting information on Spotlight: http://www.spotlight.com/interactive/cv/9810-1204-8372

Print PDF
Contact
Profile views
4,699
Comments
1
Favorites
78
Castings
6

Photos

Physical Details

Height:
160 cm / 5ft 3in
Hips:
91 cm / 36in
Weight:
55 kg / 121 lbs
Shoe size:
5.0 UK /6.5 US / 38.0 Euro
Ethnicity:
White / Caucasian
Hair color:
Brown
Skin color:
White
Hair length:
Long
Eye color:
Green
Hair type:
Wavy
Chest:
86 cm / 34 in
Dress Size:
8 - 10
Waist:
66 cm / 26in

Experience

2011
  • The Company at the North Wall : Residency with Christopher Sivertsen 'The Awake Project', Oxford, UK
2010
  • Will Power : Master-class- Hip Hop Theatre/ Voice, Birmingham, UK
  • Toby Wilsner : Master-class- Mask Theatre, Birmingham, UK
  • Benji Reid : Master-class- Physical/Dance Theatre, Birmingham, UK
  • IDTA 2010-present : Street/ Freestyle Dance Teaching Qualification (R. Linthwaite), Birmingham, UK
2009
  • Royal Shakespeare Company : Shakespeare and Texts: Drama and Writing (Royal Shakespeare Company), Stratford Upon Avon, UK
  • Birmingham City University : BA (Hons) Primary Education Drama Specialist (QTS) (2005-2009), Birmingham, UK
1999
  • Body Beat School of Dance 1999-2004 : Street/ Hip- Hop/ Freestyle/ Caberet Dance (Laura Hughes), Birmingham, UK
1990
  • Tudor School of Dance- Royal Academy of Dance : Classical Ballet 1990-2000 (Avril Gorman), Birmingham, UK

Acting

Acting experience:
  Previous paid speaking roles
Languages spoken
  • English
Accents spoken
  • UK Cockney
  • UK English
  • UK Posh
  • UK Welsh
Credits:
(2012) Commercial, Create Advertising (tbc) post production

(2012) 'Calyx' Theatre 'Calyx', Gobscure, Nick Fogg, MAC Birmingham, Capital Theatre Festival

(2012) 'Rosa' Film (Student) 'The Half Girl' James Alexander Church & Matt Cusworth Birmingham Institute of Art & Design, Birmingham

(2012) 'Sarah' Rehearsed Reading, 'Shades of Grey', Sean Mc Graph, Alter Ego Theatre Company Theatre Lab at Royal and Derngate Theatre

(2012) 'Chelsea/ Anna' Theatre (Tour), 'Chelsea's Choice', Sean Mc Graph, Alter Ego Theatre Company, Lincolnshire

2011 Street Theatre, 'Lo' (lead) in 'Alcohol and Vulnerability Campaign- Stay Safe Stay Together', GateCrasher Birmingham / Risa Birmingham, Moo Moo Youth Marketing/ West Midlands Police

2011 Stage - Ingrid/ Ensemble- 'Peer Gynt' by Henrick Ibsen, 'The Company at the North Wall' with Christopher Sivertsen 'The Awake Project', Lucy Maycock, the North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford

2011 Stage 'Ula' in 'Little Bear' for 'Ception Theatre, 'International Youth Arts Festival' / 'The Camden Fringe Festival', London

2011 Film 'Hannah' in 'Count yourself Lucky ' for The Rural Media Company, Nathan Williams, Hereford

2011 Still Photography- 'Actress' in Photography Project for Written by Light, Andrew Jackson, Birmingham

2011 TV, 'Kylie' (lead) in 'Tracks of My Tears' (Pilot Episode) Telford

2010 Street Theatre, 'Lo' (lead) in 'Alcohol and Vulnerability Campaign- Stay Safe Stay Together', GateCrasher Birmingham, Moo Moo Youth Marketing/ West Midlands Police

2010 Presenter TV- 'Diwali', produced by Switch Power Ltd for Pearson Educational E-learning resource.

2010 ITV Fixers--'Kadi' Lead Role, in 'Desire', Huddersfield ITV Fixers Production (tbc oct)

2010 Music Video, 'Indie Cute Girl'- Supporting Role in 'Misfits', Dollie Mix, 141a Management, London

2010 Feature Film, Supporting Artist, in 'The Victim', Pure Productions, London

2009 Film (Educational) ‘Professor’(lead) in ‘Elfie and Jazz’ Raw Nerve Theatre Company Birmingham, Hillary Saunders /
Swanshurst Performing Arts School

2008/2009/2010 Choreographer - Performance Showcase, Riverside School of Performing Arts/ Raw Nerve Theatre Company, Birmingham

2009 Stage (TIE) ‘Deborah/ Roxanne’(lead) in A Cleaner and Teacher Another Job Seeker, Birmingham City University

2008 Stage (TIE) ‘Professor’(lead) in Elfie and Jazz, Raw Nerve Theatre Company, Birmingham, Hillary Sanders

2008 Stage Dancer (Ensemble) in Dear Body, Protein Dance Company, Birmingham Hippodrome, Luca Silvestrini

2008 Stage ‘Mrs Beettle’(lead) in the ‘Insect Play’, Birmingham City University, Robert Boyle

2007 Stage ‘Doris’ (lead) in ‘Cream Cracker Under the Settee’, Birmingham City University, Paul Harwood

2006 Stage ‘Woman (lead) / Voice 5,6,7’ / Director in ‘A Short History of the World’, Birmingham City University

2006 Stage Teresa Carrars’ (lead) in ‘Señora Carrars’ Rifles’, Birmingham City University

2005 Stage ‘Flora’ - ‘Prejudice Against Flora’, Birmingham City University

2004-2005 (TIE) Story Teller/ Dancer/ Mime artist - School Assemblies across West Midlands (approx 300 Schools), Kids UK Trust



Training:

2012 - Finding Your Voice - Dan Herd, Soho, Theatre

2012- Writing for and with Devising- James Yarker, Stan's Cafe

2011- Beginners Aerial Silks Course Aircraft Circus, London

2011 Stage - Residency- 'The Company at the North Wall' with Christopher Sivertsen's 'The Awake Project', the North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford (tbc Aug)

2010 Will Power : Master-class- Hip Hop Theatre/ Voice, Birmingham, UK

2010 Toby Wilsner : Master-class- Mask Theatre, Birmingham, UK

2010 Benji Reid : Master-class- Physical/Dance Theatre, Birmingham, UK

2005-2009 Birmingham City University, BA. (Hons.) with QTS Primary Education Drama Specialist, 2:1

2009 Royal Shakespeare Company Shakespeare and Texts: Drama and Writing Course

2010- Present IDTA Dance Teacher Training Qualification

Dancing

Dancing ability:
  Intermediate
Dance styles
  • Ballet
  • Contemporary
  • Disco
  • Jazz
(2010)- Present IDTA Dance Teacher Training Qualification
(Dance Attack/ Dance Impact)

(2008) Stage, Dancer (Ensemble) in Dear Body, Protein Dance Company, Birmingham Hippodrome, Luca Silvestrini

(2008/2010/2011) Street Dance Teacher Riverside School of Performing Arts (Adults)

(2008, 2009, 2010, 2011) Choreography for dance showcases for 8-16 years old, Raw Nerve Theatre Company (Riverside school of Performing Arts).

(1999-2004)Body Beat School Dance: freestyle/ Street/ Hip Hop- Performances/ Arts Fest/ competitions/ carnivals.

10 years experience of Ballet: Grades 1-5 Royal Academy of Dance.

Film & Stage Crew

2010 Presenter (+Researcher) TV- 'Diwali', produced by Switch Power Ltd for Pearson Educational E-learning resource

Latest comments

Sign in or join for free to place a comment.