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Eyes:  Hazel       Hair:  Brown     Height:  5’3

Drama Centre London

MA Screen Acting

Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

BA Acting course (Collaborative and Devised Theatre strand)

University of Cambridge

BA (Hons) Natural Sciences: Psychology

 

THEATRE:

BUNNIES INSIDE HER (Rehearsed Reading) Narrator RADA Festival Rebecca Hewett
BLAVATSKY’S TOWER Roland Chapter, Cardiff Peter Scott
DEEP PIT Jack Crew Brass Works Theatre Anna Girvan
A HISTORY OF FALLING THINGS Robin (Lead) New Vic Emma Lucia
THE STOLEN INCHES Simon (Lead) Ophelia Theatre, Dalston Cordelia O’Neill
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM*** Bottom Courtyard Theatre  / Baron’s Court Theatre Rebecca Hewett
THE STOLEN INCHES** Simon (Lead) New Diorama Tom Latter
WAITING FOR SPACE# Nicholas Trafalgar Studios Tom Hurley/Josefine Bergstrom
STILL YOUNG (Rehearsed Reading) Matt (Lead) Battersea Arts Centre Amy Mellor
THE LADY OF PLEASURE* Frederick White Bear Theatre David Cottis
BROKENVILLE Satchel National Theatre Studio / Calder Bookshop Theatre Richard Lothian-France
ALEXANDER SUPERTRAMP Jim Gallien Roundhouse, Camden Camille Litalien
ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS Tweedledum Edinburgh Festival – Pleasance Hazel Pearson

*** “Hurley fully embodied his character, bringing what could have been a thoroughly amateur show to a much higher level.” – ayoungertheatre.com

 

** “Tom Hurley’s unexpected son neatly suggests the psychological damage from a life spent in the shadow of his older brother” – thepublicreviews.com

# Supported by the Jerwood Foundation

* “It is Tom Hurley’s Frederick that lingers long in the memory, as he is transformed from a staid bookish student to an outrageous fop” – whatsonstage.com

 

FILM:

BRIEF INTERMISSION (Feature) Edwin Third Eye Productions Misha Vertkin
ISLAND (Feature) Christian European Broadcast Ltd Rehan Malik

 

SHORT FILM:

HERMIT** Oswald Comcast Susannah Bragg
PROOF OF LOVE Henry (Lead) 50 Kisses Jesco Puluj
FOCUS PULL Bradley Red Clover Productions Gary Owen Zweers/El Marinho
LOVE PEOPLE* Distracter Soloviev AV Alexander Soloviev

**Winner: Best of Show at Accolade Awards 2013, Selected for: Cambridge Film Festival 2013, Provincetown International Film Festival 2013, Bahamas International Film Festival 2013, American Online Film Awards 2014, Rome Independent Film Festival 2014, Berlin Independent Film Festival 2014.

** Distributed via Comcast Xfinity Video On Demand to over 2 million homes in northeast USA.

* Screened at Russian Student Film Festival 2010, Apollo Cinema Piccadilly Circus.

 

COMMERCIAL:

MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 (Online) Man (Lead) Dennis Film Sarah Hunt
U-CARE OLYMPICS PROMO (Online) Small Hero U-Care Health – Oxford Farah Mohammed

 

VOICE:

THIS IS COLIN (Animation) Narrator/Colin Perrie Murphy

*Nominated at: Rushes Soho Shorts Festival 2012, Cornwall Film Festival 2012, The Van d’Or Independent Film Awards 2012

*Winner (2nd prize): Square Art 2013

 

WORKSHOPS:

SHAKESPEARE MASTERCLASS RSC Kate Sagovsky/Nia Lynn/Katie Lewis
POEL EVENT 2011: SPEAKING ENGLISH CLASSIC DRAMA Olivier Theatre – RNT Barbara Houseman/Jeanette Nelson /Lindsay Posner/Henry Goodman
CLOWNING (3 week) CSSD John Wright

 

Parts played at CSSD:

HAMLET Polonius John Wright/Toria Banks
ALEXANDER SUPERTRAMP Jim Gallien Camille Litalien
PRESENT LAUGHTER Roland Maule Dominic Rouse
TWELFTH NIGHT Sir Andrew Aguecheek Brian Parsons
THREE SISTERS Chebutykin Brian Parsons
CLOSER Dan Ben Naylor

 

Parts played at Cambridge:

FOOTLIGHTS’ THE BARBER SHOP Sir Barty Lou Proske
MARAT/SADE Jacques Roux Victoria Scopes
KILLING ALEX Alex (Lead) Mairead McCloskey
ABSURD PERSON SINGULAR Sidney Ben Williams
ROSTOV’S HOUSE Leon Allegra Galvin
CIGARETTES AND CHOCOLATE Sample Saraid Dodd

 

 

Skills: Devising, Improvisation, Bouffon, Half-Mask, Full-Mask, Puppetry, Clowning (John Wright), Playwriting, Directing, Radio, Movement (LeCoq/Laban), BASSC Stage Combat (Rapier and Dagger, Unarmed) – Level 1

 

Accents: RP (speaking voice), Welsh (native), Heightened RP, General American, American-Southern States, German-Standard