Lucia De Paiva-Kynch

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

Bristol, United Kingdom
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Lucia vocal cover- Etta James- At Last

A cover I have recorded January 2020, example of my vocal technique for blues recording.

01Lucia vocal cover- Etta James- At Last
02Lucia- Acoustic never be like you- raw
03Brexitian Fantasy (View Delta lyrics)
04Fantasy
05Fantasy take 2
06"All understood"- Lucia de Paiva-Kynch
07Pre- release track- "Shouldn't Bop"

Physical Attributes

Height:
172 cm / 5ft 8in
Weight:
58 kg / 127 lbs
Ethnicity:
Other
Chest:
87 cm / 34 in
Skin color:
Olive
Waist:
67 cm / 26 in
Hips:
86 cm / 34 in
Dress size:
UK 6 / AUS 6 / US 2
Eye color:
Blue
Hair color:
Brown
Hair length:
Long
Hair type:
Wavy

Credits & experience

2021
  • Electric, Brixton- Halloween Ball : Aerial pole performer
  • Credit: Pam Pam nightclub, Clifton, Bristol : Podium dancer and animator
  • Credit: Performer nation: WYLD club, Hilton Hotel, Park Lane, London : Immersive scare actor- female tarzan- Halloween events
  • SWDT dance group : Acrobatic contemporary dance leader
  • Credit: A+E dance and fitness, the island,Bristol : Acrobatic contemporary dance workshop leader!
  • Credit: CBA casting agent- Aislings' wedding : Project manager of a team for the day to set up each part, provide top service and make sure the wedding day/reception ran smoothly and to schedule
  • Credit: BBC/AMAZON : featured Freestyle UV dancer
  • Credit: List of Life: teaching lip sync battle workshop : dance teacher- girls just wanna have fun, and Proud Mary
  • Credit: listoflife, Basement 45, Bristol-"All the single ladies-Beyonce" dance workshop leader. : Dance teacher for a hen do, teaching the choreography to Beyonce-"All the single ladies"
  • Legally Blonde : Brooke Wyndham-"whipped into shape" solo performed with Jump rope, and chorus (dancer, singer, actress)
  • Credit: Soneva Jani beach resort, Maldives : Singing cellist for Soneva Jani's new year's eve 'food journey' celebrations
  • 'All for nothing' online zoom murder mystery show : Actress, dancer, scene director and zoom coordinator/tech runner
2020
  • A+E Dance Fitness : Acrobatic dance instructor for a workshop with an acro dance partner
  • Credit: DC mastering studio, Bristol : Session singer (jazz scat singing) for track 'shouldn't bop'
  • Credit: Studio 58, Kingswood, Bristol : Model for a club shoot at a studio with 8 photographers alongside second another aerialist doing duo and solo aerial hoop, solo aerial pole, and flexible poses.
  • The Vocal Academy, Bristol : Singing Tutor
  • Credit: 'Girls in the Booth' podcast, London : presenter/ host & writer
2019
  • Credit: HART Charity concert : Singer- jazz, and pop performances.
  • Experience: Independent contemporary dance film about self discovery : Main/ only dancer, acrobat and actress- filmed over 2 days by a team of 5
  • Freelance: Jaden R lyrics, LGBT Pop song. : Vocalist- commissioned to record a new pop song- 'ship at the airport'
  • Experience: Independent film- circus horror. : Aerial hoop artist, acrobat, dancer and actress (Recorded a lot of footage for the project in masks and self painted horror makeup), performed aerial hoop, did a number of acrobatic and dance sketches-self choreographed and a number of acting scenes.
  • Freelance: ViewDelta Press lyrics, mixed genres. : vocalist- commissioned to record 3 songs, (ongoing.)
  • Credit: 'Letter's from the home front'- Trinity Centre, Bristol : Dancer and choreographer for South West Theatre dance crew- Contemporary, duo acrobatic dance, ballet, tap, modern and jazz.
  • Credit: Unfairground immersive Halloween event, grand Pier, Weston Super Mare : Character acting, and living statue: Street FEARtre team: Living statue dead doll and roaming doll scare actor for over a week.
  • Circomedia, Bath Spa : FDA in Contemporary circus and physical theatre completed
  • South West Dance Theatre Group : Choreographer, dancer and acrobat
  • freelance : 1-1 Vocal coach: various levels and ages, tailored sessions to the style and wishes of student, whilst teaching vocal projection and technique
  • Credit: Burdall's Yard theatre, Arts week, Bath : Dancer in a dance showcase called 'Journey's'
  • Credit: Neverworld Festival, kent : Organised and performed in 'Lost boy' walkabout
  • Credit: Noisily Festival, Leicestershire : Aerial pole 5 minute act for cabaret
  • Experience: The Island dance space, bristol : Dancer for a workshop working with dance as physics, devising and working with art installation dials.
  • Experience: St Paul's church, Circomedia, Bristol : Ensemble self devised 30 minute piece- "we will be with you shortly"- this included singing, dancing, aerial pole, acrobatics (partner and solo), and acting.
  • Experience: Circomedia, Kingswood : Grotesque- clowning, dance acrobatic 5 minute act
2018
  • Credit: Edge bar and club, Swindon : Dancer with 3 other girls- gogo for coyote ugly themes event
  • Credit: 'Museum at night- circus spectacular', Bristol Museum : Living doll statue
  • Experience: Street theatre show, Devizes, Wiltshire : Devised and busked with an outdoor theatre cooking show: Partner acrobat, juggler, singer, songwriter and dancer
  • Experience: Walkabout, Bath streets : Devised and took 'dolly's trolley' walkabout to the streets of Bath: Living doll statue
  • Experience: Keynsham festival : Aerial pole 5 minute act
2017
  • SWAMP circus camp, Cornwall : Pole teacher
  • Credit: Cowley road carnival, Oxford : Burlesque dancer as part of a troupe
  • Credit: Oxford tattoo convention : x stage Pole dancer
2016
  • Credit: Cyberdog, Camden : Podium dancer and pole dancer
  • Credit: 'Lizzie Strata' Opera, Stanton St. John, oxfordshire (Roger Simmonds) : A main character - Lola (twenties, blonde, essex accent), singer, actress
  • Credit: Club Eden, San Antoni, Ibiza : Go-go dancer
  • Credit: Ithaca beach club, San Antoni, Ibiza : Go-go dancer
  • Experience: 'Roleplay' - Alan Aykbourn : As Paige Petite (twenties, brunette, south london, feminine)- Actress
2015
  • Comedy improvisation performance--cowley Road, Oxford : Performed short comedy improvised sketches, using games to play against each other
  • Comedy improvisation performance
  • Comedy improvisation Oxford troupe : Went to weekly classes and performed with the troupe in various venues around Oxfordshire
  • Credit: 'Jekyll' musical production- Peter Fanning : Lucy Harris (prostitute involved with jekyll and alter ego hyde, early twenties), Dancer, soloist, actress
  • Experience: 'joseph and the technicoloured dreamcoat', musical, Oxfordshire : Simeon (male, 30's), Dancer, singer, actress, choreographed a dance number.
  • Dance Inspires Pole school : Student, pole dancer
  • Credit: 'Godspell' musical, Oxfordshire : Robin (early thirties), dancer, singer, actress, choreographed a tap dance number with props
2014
  • Expression School of ballet and theatre arts : Dance course
  • The Enchanted players theatre company- Didcot : Lead weekly street dance teacher for children aged 2- 16 years old
  • The Enchanted players theatre company- Didcot : Lead weekly LAMDA acting classes for children aged 5-12 years old
  • Credit: 'A midsummer night's dream' tour : Toured to various indoor and outdoor venues as Puck (Ageless)- immersive actress, classical
  • Credit: The enchanted players theatre company, 'Hansel and Gretel the musical' : toured to various venues as Gretel (teenager)- actress, singer, dancer
  • Credit: The enchanted players theatre company, Disney princess tour : Toured to various venues as Ariel from the little mermaid and Elsa from Frozen- Actress, singer, dancer and children's entertainer
  • Credit: Berzerk productions, Living statue, Pangbourne College, Berkshire A level leaving ceremony : Was a living statue of Marilyn Monroe for periods of 20 minutes for 3 hours
2013
  • 16-22 theatre company : Student, work-shopping actress
  • Credit: Don't Hate The Players Theatre company, 'Much Ado About Nothing' tour : Toured in various indoor and outdoor venues including in Stratford Upon Avon's- 'The Attic' theatre as Margaret and three other small roles rolled into Margaret- multi-rolling, actress
  • Credit: 'Three little pigs' : Toured as a pig- Work-shopped and toured to various venues and schools, multi-rolling, theatre in education
  • Credit: TIE- 'Three billy goats gruff' : Toured as a goat- Work-shopped and toured to various venues and schools, multi-rolling, theatre in education
  • Experience: The Playhouse theatre, 16-22 theatre company- 'Under Milk Wood' : Mrs Dai bread 2, Mrs Organ Morgan and various other smaller roles (twenties)- Actress
2012
  • Credit: Sing date- Sky Living : Reality TV dating show- singer contestant chosen to pair up in an episode on Sky
2011
  • Experience: West End Stage School- Her Majesty's Theatre- 'We will rock you' : Scaramouche (Young)- singer, dancer, actress, work-shopped skits at Her Majesty's Theatre in London
  • WES- West End Stage School, Guildhall, London : Summer course- singing, acting, dancing, stage makeup and movement classes
2006
  • SANDS theatre arts school, Oxfordshire : Student, attended for 5 years- singing, dance, acting and movement classes weekly

Acting

Acting experience

Previous paid speaking roles


Languages
  • English

Accents
  • Australian
  • Irish
  • UK English
  • UK Posh
  • UK Welsh
  • USA California
  • USA Southern
  • Spanish

Union memberships
  • Equity

My acting experience is listed in my 'credits and experience' section above, it includes, opera, Shakespeare, modern play interpretations, TIE (theatre in education), immersive, walkabout, role play, teaching, leading workshops, musical theatre, physical theatre and acting for film and TV.

I also have a degree in circus and physical theatre with experience in specialised aspects:
clowning,
grotesque,
stand up comedy,
comedy improvisation,
classical acting,
physical acting,
mime
mask work
Circus theatre work.

Amongst the accents listed above I can do a variety of English:
Scouse,
northern,
Bristolian,
Devonshire,

My playing ages are: mid teens - late twenties/ thirties.

OTHER DETAILS:
I have a large wardrobe of clothing for various roles.
I am really interested in projects that push me in my acting, and love new film projects and theatre works.
I bring an energy to push myself to the limits, and never let the energy or perseverance drop, so always put my best foot forward!

For teaching and workshops:
I am DBS checked, and have an enhanced DBS certificate.
I have run workshops in acting, dance, singing, physical theatre and in general performance!

Modelling

Modeling experience

Part-time model - paid commercial work


Modelling website

purpleport.com/portfolio/ciacirque


I have been modelling on and off now for 10 years.
I have done catwalks for various new clothes lines, and am a regular for freelance work on PurplePort.
I mainly do fashion now, though I also do creative shoots including dance, flexibility, acting or circus.

Music

Keyboard ability

Expert


Vocal ability

Lead singer


Vocal range

Mezzo-Soprano


Producer ability

Expert


Singing styles
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Classical
  • Opera

Favourite genres
  • Electronic
  • Hip-hop
  • Jazz
  • Classical
  • Country

I have had both classical, jazz and popular singing training from a young age, alongside singing coaching as part of the stage school I attended.
I have over a 3 octave range, and can belt in the breadth of my range, as well as using other varied tonalities.
Ad lib'ing and harmonising come naturally from years doing jazz technique and working with others.

I have professionally sang, and also performed with a band.

Alongside this I am a recording artist so am used to microphone technique and recording studios.

I do 1-1 vocal coaching sessions personalised to the student and have done for 9 years.

https://www.oxfordtimes.co.uk/leisure/theatre/14655103.review-lizzie-strata-make-love-or-war-stanton-st-john-opera-entertaining-innuendo-but-no-schoolboy-smut/
^^ reviewed for my role in the opera 'Lizzie Strata'

Recently commissioned to sing parody song lyrics for Mike Cashmam, to work alongside his published book, to a number of popular songs including 'how do you solve a problem like maria, I dreamed a dream, and bohemian rhapsody.

I also play cello past grade 8 at professional standard, I do this alongside singing. Here I can also be commissioned to add to songs, play chordal guitar and piano to accompany singing.

2020- Teach vocals and vocal health at The Vocal Academy in Bristol as a freelance tutor

Dancing

Dancing ability

Expert


Teaching or Choreography ability

Expert


Dance styles
  • Ballet
  • Contemporary
  • Jazz
  • Salsa
  • Tap
  • Hip Hop

Celia Benson's school of ballet- from age 3- 16 (ballet, contemporary) 1995- 2010
Insane dance school- Age 17- 20 (tap, modern, street, ballet, jazz) 2011- 2014
Expression school of ballet and theatre arts- Age 20- 23 - vocational dance course 5 days a week (ballet, tap, modern, commercial, jazz) 2014-2016
BIPA- Contemporary musical theatre BA 2020

Presenting

TV presenter experience

Previous unpaid TV presenter roles


Radio presenter experience

Previous paid Radio presenter roles


Languages
  • English

Accents
  • Australian
  • Irish
  • UK English
  • UK Posh
  • UK Welsh
  • USA California
  • USA Southern
  • Spanish

Presented and wrote for 'Girls in the Booth' radio podcast, as well as appearing on there as a guest, for an all female podcast about interesting alternative female careers etc.

Staff/temp

07/19-present Hat Tricks Performance- event coordinator manager, and entertainment coordinator- For the agency I started, a boutique agency supplying high end entertainment to events- liaison with customers, clientele, customer facing, problem solving, and managing creative tasks, including making and designing set, costume, and other aspects to a very short time period.
08/15-09/17 Atik Club, Park End St., Oxfordshire: Head Hostess, Events coordinator- marketing and sales manager.
I managed a team of 11 hostesses including myself for our first class VIP booth table service across 5 separate rooms for the nights. I also networked, marketed flyers etc and worked on sales targets for the clubs relations with other venues. This included door sales of packages and party arrangements. Selling event packages, designing the packages, and handling outgoings, and distributing budgets on appropriate decorations, food vendors etc.

02/15-08/2015 Itaca Beach bar and club, San Antoni, Ibiza, SWAG nightclub, Playa'den Bossa, Ibiza, Eden super club, San Antoni, Ibiza, and Trance bar, Ibiza, Spain -GoGo dancing, podium dancing, parade girl, street dance and choreography, show dance and aerial pole dance.

08/14-02/15 Karma Nightclub, Placa de Reial, Barcelona, Spain -Club Night organiser and Host
-I Organised, keeping alert to the gap in the market for music and acts.

10/12-08/14- The Enchanted Player's Theatre Company, various -children's party host and, and entertainer.

10/13-08/14 The Enchanted Player's Theatre Company, Didcot, Oxford
-Dance & Acting coach.

05/12-05/13 Carbon Nightclub, Oxford -Bar Manager
-cashing up, stock checks, organising the bar, running/ in control of a team.

05/11-02/12 Freud's Cocktail Bar, Jericho, Oxford -Hostess, cocktail Waitress, table service and Bar Tender.

09/10-04/11 Kukui Nightclub, Oxford -Marketer and Events coordinator.
-Used Microsoft, Inkscape, illustrator and Photoshop to design new posters and flyers to increase popularity, I was also involved in booking performers, celebrities, and musical acts.

05/09-08/10 Wheatley Parks Sports Centre, Oxford: Children's Party Planner
-organised, set up, hosted and entertained for a range of different style children's birthday parties including; face painting, arts and crafts, dance, and sports.

06/09-01/10 Lazy P Events, Oxford-Marketing team, and Freelance Promoter
-in person and online advertisement campaigns, booking musical acts and DJ'S designing posters and flyers and introducing new marketing strategies for promotional deals and themed nights to keep clientele happy and maximise profits for a variety of events.
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