Photo: Rory Lewis
Suite 4, 2nd Floor, 36-40 Glasshouse Street, London W1B 5DL
Phone: 07921 831251
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Surrey, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'10" (177cm)
Weight:14st. 3lb. (90kg)
Playing Age:21 - 30 years
Appearance:Eastern European, White
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Beard
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Natural

About me:

reviews for Sherlock Holmes: The Sign Of Four:

"Joseph Derrington’s Doctor Watson who stole the show.... His portrayal of Watson is refreshing and bright, as an intelligent, emotional man, perfectly" -Theatre South East.

"moves from dialogue to address the audience, moving the story smoothly along, something which Joseph Derrington manages with ease and charm " - British Theatre Guide

Stage Voice Over Television Short Film Further Credits
2019, Stage, Dr John Watson, Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four, UK & Int. Tour (2018/9), Blackeyed Theatre, Nick Lane
2018, Stage, Hiram B Otis, The Canterville Ghost, Erasmus Theatre, Claire Dunlop
2017, Stage, Algernon, The Importance of Being Earnest, MAC Theatre Belfast/Bruiser Theatre, Lisa May
2017, Stage, The Wicked Tailor, Stinxville The Musical, UK tour/Artletty Theatre, Imogen James
2017, Stage, Murray, The Odd Couple, Maltings Theatre/Holly Road Productions, Stanley Walton
2017, Stage, The Archivist, Songs From Beyond the Sea, UAL Theatre, Stanley Walton
2016, Stage, Proudlove, Tyke, Arts Theatre/Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Madelaine Cunningham
2016, Stage, Maks The Magnificent, The Lost Carnival: The Battle of The Carnivals, LAS Theatre/Wild Rumpus Theatre, Barra Collins
2016, Stage, Emmel, The Appointment, Bread and Roses Theatre, Stanley Walton
2016, Stage, Gus, The Dumb Waiter, Maltings Theatre/Holly Road Productions, Stanley Walton
2015, Stage, Big Bear, I've Seen Santa (National Tour), Blunderbus Theatre Company, Bill Davies & Simon Sanchez
2015, Stage, Mr Bucket, My Pet Monster & Me (National Tour), Blunderbus Theatre Company, Bill Davis
2015, Stage, Jimmy, Jimmy and Cindy - Steve Casey, 14/48 (Lost Theatre, London), Henry Timms
2015, Stage, Mr Goat/Harry/Marrow/Frog, Duck in the Truck (National Tour), Blunderbus Theatre Company, Simon Sanchez/Bill Davies
2015, Stage, Jake, The Beach - Michael O'Hara, 14/48 (The Y Theatre, Leicester), Paul Rogers
2015, Stage, Mr Pembleton, The Incident - Louise Singleton, 14/48 (The Y Theatre, Leicester), Paul Rogers
2014, Stage, Old Major/ Hen, Animal Farm, Royal & Derngate Theatre, James Farrell
2013, Stage, Nick Bottom, A Midsummer Nights Dream - Isham Studios, The School of the Arts, Northampton, Chris Burdett
2012, Stage, Riot Police, The Bacchae, Royal & Derngate (site-specific), Laurie Sansom
2012, Stage, Ezekiel Cheever, The Crucible - Abington Park Museum, Looking Glass Theatre, Jonathan Duff
2010, Stage, Sweeney Todd, Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Blenheim Productions - Secombe Theatre, Jo Bowden & Samantha Davis
Voice Over
2015, Voice Over, Qinsu/Qiao/Zhen/Narrator, Shudan, Ex Cantibus Gaudium/ 12 Guardians, Martyn Pick
2013, Voice Over, Johnny Dunlop, TREELINE, 13 Media Arts, Kevin Robinson
2011, Voice Over, Soldier, Birdsong, Working Title, Philip Martin
2016, Television, Plateau (Body Double), Yonderland, Sky One, Steve Connolly
2015, Television, Boss Man, Crimewatch, BBC Television, Lucy Rogers
2003, Television, Student At Funeral, William and Mary, Meridian Broadcasting, Matthew Evans
Short Film
2015, Short Film, Jim, Drove, CapeLondon, Jonathan Duff & Nick Laws
2013, Short Film, Greed, Thanatos, The School of the Arts, Northampton, Joseph Derrington
Further Credits
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Peter, Much Ado About Love, David Nanto, Jamie Rocha Allan
2014, Video Game, Junior, THE GUN, The Pinewood Group/SONY, Glen Gathard


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Arab, Australian, Birmingham, Black Country, Cockney, Dublin, Essex, Heightened RP, London, RP*, Scottish-Standard, South African, West Country, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Piano, Tenor Baritone, Ukulele
Performance:Actor-Musician, Audio Drama, Children's Theatre, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Compere, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Public Speaking, Radio Presenting, Skin Work, Story Telling, Theatre In Education, Voice Acting, Voice Over, Voice Over + Home Studio, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Kayak, Rugby, Running, Stage Combat
Other Skills:Ambulance Care Assistant PTS (professional), Balloon Modelling, Computer Literate, Conjuring, Feldenkrais Method, Fire Breathing, First Aider (qualified), Illusionist, Impersonation, Improvisation, Magician, Medical Technician (professional), Puppetry, Technical Theatre, Writer


Northampton University, First Class BA (Hons) Acting, 3 years, 2011 - 2014

Puppeteering with Bill Davis, Blunderbus Theatre Company, 2015

Screen Acting with Christopher Simpson, The School of the Arts, 2013

Vocal Workshops with Yvonne Morley, The School of the Arts, 2012-2013

Physical Theatre with Thick Skin, Formerly Frantic Assembly (Neil Bettles), Royal & Derngate Northampton, 2012

Clowning Workshop with Frank Wurzinger, Royal & Derngate Northampton, 2011

Script Workshop with Rashdash (Abbi Greenland), Royal & Derngate Northampton, 2011

Musical Theatre Workshop with Madeleine O'Reilly, Royal & Derngate, Northampton, 2011