Previous paid speaking roles
Mad Dog Casting Ltd.
I have over 40 years experience in amateur productions on the stage, playing many different characters in musicals, plays, pantomimes, etc. - also murder weekends . I have played the speaking role of 'a Villager' in 'Meeting Bee', a professional production over 5 weeks; I have also been a chorus member in 'The Picture of Doreen Gray' for 3 performances, also a professional production. I was an 'extra' in 'Aida' at the Palace Theatre, Manchester.
I have attended many acting and filming workshops.
I am also a children's storyteller and entertainer and at Christmas I have been Mrs. Claus and also an Elf in Santa's Grotto. I love all types of acting, especially comedy and drama.
I have been a Walk-on and a Supporting Artist in five BBC Films, three ITV films and one Sky film. I have been in lots of short films, in some of which I have spoken a few lines. I have also played an elderly lady, a Tarot Reader and Old Woman in Music Videos. I have played the role of 'Usher' in a film drama., with a few lines to say. I've also played the speaking role of Gran in lots of short films and interviews.
I auditioned for Gotta Dance for Sky l and enjoyed a whole day of filming in my home and also at the film studios. I was told I was a 'natural'!!,
I have been in comedy sketches for a comedy group in Manchester;
I have done quite a few voice-over characters and have taken part in 'Get your Act Together' for ITV 1.