PETA TAYLOR by Louise Clarkson
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Concorde House, 18 Margaret Street, Brighton & Hove BN2 1TS
Phone: 01273 685970
Mobile: 07941 967204
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Weight:11st. (70kg)
Playing Age:53 - 65 years
Other:Equity, N.U.T
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Salt & Pepper
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Bright


Northern accent showreel: Recently seen in Last Chance Saloon short film Phebe Rooke in Jane Couldrey's film 'A Hawaiian princess in Hove' extracts at Showreel: Recently appeared as Queen Ivy in Emporium's 2014/15 panto 'Sleeping Beauty' : 'The biggest laugh of the night went to Peta Taylor in a completely bonkers song scene called Sisters.' Argus

Television Stage Short Film Further Credits
2016, Television, The Queen, The Grand Tour, W. Chump & Sons, Kit Lynch-Robinson
2015, Stage, Pythias, The Eunuch, Droll and Folly Theatre, Nicholas Quirke
2015, Stage, Mother Abbess, The Gospel According to Lilian, RedBlonde Productions, Stephen Plaice
2015, Stage, Queen Ivy, Sleeping Beauty, Emporium, James Weisz
2013, Stage, Miss Prism, The Importance of Being Earnest, Something Witty, Ross Drury
2012, Stage, Storyteller/puppeteer, Hansel & Gretel, [email protected], Helen Nelder
2012, Stage, Mrs Ellis, Hangman, Two Bins, Martin Nichols
2012, Stage, Flo, Tales from the Spotted Dog, Cityreads, Sarah Hutchings
2011, Stage, Annie Ellis, Hangman, Two Bins, Martin Nichols
2011, Stage, Aunt Dot, Last Tango in Littlehampton, Brave Boy, Lynda Newbury
2010, Stage, Nan, My Second Life, Broken Leg, Anna Jefferson
2009, Stage, Mrs Clack, Same Time Next Week, Joanna Neary, Joanna Neary/Brian Mitchell
2009, Stage, Mrs Drudge, The Real Inspector Hound, New Venture, Mark Wilson
2008, Stage, Adele, A Sustained Note of Fury, Monkeydog, Johnny Worthy
2007, Stage, Multiple Roles, Hallucinating Elvis, Cracked Actor, Marcus Dilley
2007, Stage, Various, Plays for Coarse Actors, New Venture, Brandon McGuire
2007, Stage, Blitzen, The Eight, Cracked Actor, Marcus Dilley
2007, Stage, Multiple Roles, The Laramie Project, Cracked Actor, Marcus Dilley
2006, Stage, Madame & Temperance Biddy, Big Iron, Last Word, Chris Orr
2005, Stage, Vischvinge, Ministry of Biscuits, Komedia Entertainment, Brian Mitchell
2004, Stage, Mrs Riskin, Shops & Love Trilogy, Mitchell & Nixon, Brian Mitchell
2004, Stage, Janet Grey, Talk, Sweetspot, Emma Kilbey
2004, Stage, Sally, What I Just Shot, [email protected], Helen Nelder
2003, Stage, Bolla Fogg, The Night Heron, New Venture, Jim Calderwood
2003, Stage, Isobel Glass, The Secret Rapture, Wick, John Garland
2002, Stage, Contessa, La Gloria, New Venture, Mark Wilson
2002, Stage, Sarah, The Accrington Pals, New Venture, John Knight
2002, Stage, Fanny, The American Clock, New Venture, Mark Wilson
2001, Stage, Cassius, Julius Caesar, New Venture, Dermot Keaney
2001, Stage, Mrs Caspar, Kes, New Venture, Clair Polkey
2000, Stage, Mrs Saunders, Cloud Nine, New Venture, June Rowe
2000, Stage, Mrs Greenleaf/Aunt Dottie, The Talented Mr Ripley, New Venture, Karl Rhys
1999, Stage, Enid Blyton, Blyton, Peta Taylor, Graham Duff
1999, Stage, Blanche, Brighton Beach Memoirs, Wick, Paul Brand
1999, Stage, Chantal, Still Let Me Sleep, Monkeydog, Frank McCabe
1999, Stage, The Wife, The Lover, New Venture, Martin Nichols
1998, Stage, Abbie Potterson/Mrs Podsnap/Miss Peecher, Our Mutual Friend, New Venture, Martin Nichols
1997, Stage, Quentin's mother, After the Fall, New Venture, Martin Nichols
1996, Stage, Mrs Riskin/drunk woman, Moonlight Over India & The Bargain, Quirk Theatre, Nicholas Quirk
1996, Stage, Dogberry, Much Ado About Nothing, Re-Action, Robin Manuell
1995, Stage, Cabbie, Moriarty's Christmas Party, Quirk Theatre, Nick Quirk
1992, Stage, Enid Blyton, Blyton, Peta Taylor solo show, Graham duff
1990, Stage, Jacques, Jacques and his Master, Brave Face, Jason Merrells
1990, Stage, Berman, R.U.R., Brave Face, Jessica Davies
1990, Stage, Ria, The Gallery, Barebone, Craig Vaughan
1989, Stage, Pattie, Brimstone & Treacle, Upstairs Theatre, Jason Merrells
1989, Stage, Mrs Malaprop, The Rivals, Factotum, Alastair Palmer
1988, Stage, Audrey, Blue Remembered Hills, Brighton Actors' Theatre, Jonathan Grant
1988, Stage, Dull Gret/Angela, Top Girls, Alarmist Theatre, Helena Uren
1987, Stage, Chorus, The Assembly Women, Alarmist Theatre, Stephen Plaice & Helena Uren
1987, Stage, Jocasta, The Infernal Machine, Alarmist Theatre, Stephen Plaice
1987, Stage, Various, Theatre of the Bleeding Obelisk, Tales from the Spine Cradle, Graham Duff
1986, Stage, Red Queen, Alice, Bright Red, Tony Lidington
1986, Stage, Various, Before Creatures, Theatre of the Bleeding Obelisk, Graham Duff
1986, Stage, Various, House of Loaves, Theatre of the Bleeding Obelisk, Graham Duff
1985, Stage, Sharon/ Susan, Time Pieces, Brighton Actors' Theatre, Jo Howarth
2017, Stage, Olivia, The Plain Dealer, Droll and Folly, Nicholas Quirke
2019, Stage, Vix, Two Kinds of Violence, Artslab, Sam Hewitt
2019, Stage, Various, Chekhov Festival, Rialto Theatre, Tom Dussek
Short Film
2016, Short Film, Couple at table, Last Chance Saloon, MCN Productions, Mike Carter
2014, Short Film, Phebe Rooke, A Hawaiian Princess in Hove, Jane Couldrey
2009, Short Film, Edna, The Hunt, Waiting Line, Chris Nunn
2008, Short Film, Old Lady, Robot, Le Singe for Straight Eight (winner), Matthew Keen
2008, Short Film, Woman, Strawberry Laces (winner of 2 student film awards), Waiting Line, Chris Nunn
2008, Short Film, Traffic Warden, The Wardens, Waiting Line, Chris Nunn
Further Credits
2014, Event, Professor McGonagall, Children's Book Quiz, Brighton Festival, Hilary Cooke
2013, Recording, Marjorie, Hex and Lies, Radio 4, Nick Broom
2012, Event, Enid Blyton, Children's Book Quiz, Brighton Festival, Peta Taylor
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Queen Elizabeth I, Propaganda, Monkeydog, Robert Cohen
2011, Event, Various, Conversations with Thomas Lawrence, National Portrait Gallery, Peta Taylor
2011, Educational, Queen Elizabeth I, The Elizabethans, Creative Education, Marcus Dilley
2011, Event, Queen of Hearts, Children's Book Quiz, Brighton & Hove Libraries
2011, Event, Reader 'The Long Song', Cityreads, Brighton & Hove Libraries
2011, Event, Reader, Halloween Stories, Lewes District Council (Newhaven Fort)
2011, Event, Various early actresses, Mistress or Missus?, National Portrait Gallery, Peta Taylor
2011, Multimedia, Cheryl, Broken Loop, Rolemop, Kerrie McLean & Alex Buckley
2010, Event, Reader 'From Russia with Love', Cityreads, Brighton & Hove Libraries
2010, Feature Film, Cafe owner, Man In Fear (working title), Fractured Film, Will Jewell
2009, Event, Reader 'The Book Thief', Cityreads, Brighton & Hove Libraries
2009, Rehearsed Reading, Siobhan, Pub Napoleon, RGR, Paul Hodson
2008, Event, Reader 'A Place of Execution', Cityreads, Brighton & Hove Libraries
2007, Event, Reader 'Rebecca', Cityreads, Brighton and Hove Libraries
2006, Event, Reader, The Word, Brighton & Hove City Council, none
2006, Feature Film, Slapper, Dogberry & Bob, 66films, Warren Dudley
2006, Rehearsed Reading, Multiple Roles, Colonel Sir Victor Barker, Michael Bell, Michael Bell
2005, Educational, Mum, Help Me Alfie Moon, [email protected], Helen Nelder
2005, Feature Film, Woman in car, Jam, Abella, Angelo Abella
2004, Educational, Mother, [email protected], [email protected], Helen Nelder
2003, Role Play, Sigismund's Wife, Sigismund's Watch, Barbara Loftus, Barbara Loftus
1994, Pantomime, Captain Bligh/Dr Johnson, Brontesaurus, Quirk Panto, Leon Robinson
1993, Pantomime, I.K.Brunel, Young Isambard, Quirk Panto, Leon Robinson
1990, Cabaret, Sales executive, Hokum, Hokum, Graham Duff
1990, Comedy, Any given, Fish-heads, Fish-heads, Graham Duff & Terry Garoghan
1987, Educational, Nancy, Transportation, Keyhole Theatre, Stephen Plaice
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Belarius, Cymbeline, DAFT, Nicholas Quirke
Rehearsed Reading, Queen Katharine, Shakespeare's Henry VIII, DAFT, Nicholas Quirke
2015, Corporate, Various, Scripted and improvised roleplay, Chris Stagg Associates, Chris Stagg
Corporate, Various, Scripted & improvised roleplay, Chris Stagg Associates, Chris Stagg
2016, Corporate, Various, Scripted & improvised roleplay, Chris Stagg Associates, Chris Stagg
2017, Corporate, Various, Scripted and improvised roleplay, Chris Stagg Associates, Chris Stagg
2018, Role Play, Vanessa Watkins, Medical Roleplay OSCE, Brighton Roleplay, Caroline Johnson
2018, Corporate, Various, Scripted and improvised roleplay, Chris Stagg Associates, Chris Stagg
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Alice, In the Dark, Theatre Royal Brighton Young Writers, Isabelle Waters
2019, Corporate, Various, Roleplay & forum theatre, Chris Stagg Associates


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New England, American-New York, Australian, Belfast, Birmingham, Dorset, East European, French, Geordie, Glasgow, Lancashire, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern, RP*, Russian, Somerset, Swansea, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Comedy, Role Play, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Fencing, Swimming, Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Devising, Improvisation, Painting


Brighton University 1982-5 BA (Hons) in Expressive Arts