LUCY SIMPSON by Kate McDonald
Photo: Kate McDonald
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The Greenhouse, Broadway, Media City, Manchester M50 2EQ
Phone: 0161-850 9989
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
York, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Playing Age:16 - 25 years
Appearance:White, Mediterranean, Eastern European
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Earthy
Voice Quality:Warm


3 minute round and Overall winner of MonologueSlamUK Manchester 2018, Monologue Slam UK National Finalist 2018

Stage Site Specific Film Short Film Rehearsed Reading
2019, Stage, Mary, The Happy Warrior, Harrogate Theatre, Millie Gaston
2019, Stage, Scratch Night, SHOOK, Above The Arts Theatre, SHOOK Productions
2018, Stage, Winner, MonologueSlamUK Manchester, The Triforce Creative Network, 53Two Manchester
2018, Stage, Ensemble, Barnbow Canaries, HOME, Joyce Branagh
2018, Stage, Patricia Warren, Flare Path, HOME, Pat Truman
2018, Stage, Odette de Crecy, A Waste of Time, HOME, Sebastian Harcombe
2017, Stage, Iago, Othello, Manchester School of Theatre, David Shirley
2017, Stage, Queen Elizabeth, Richard III, Manchester School of Theatre, David Shirley
2017, Stage, Rhoda/ Mrs. Leverett, Rookery Nook, Manchester School of Theatre, Chris Hunter
2016, Stage, Fay, Loot, Manchester School of Theatre, Alan Dunnett
2016, Stage, Elizabeth Proctor, The Crucible, Manchester School of Theatre, James Nickerson
2016, Stage, Mrs. Conway, Time and the Conways, Manchester School of Theatre, James Nickerson
2013, Stage, Young Morgana, The Legend of King Arthur, York Theatre Royal, Damian Cruden
2015, Stage, Flavius, Timon of Athens, York Shakespeare Project, Ruby Clarke
Site Specific
2013, Site Specific, Nurse, Blood + Chocolate, Slung Low/ Pilot Theatre, Alan Lane
2018, Film, Character, Commando 3, Reliance Entertainment Ltd, Aditya Datt
2018, Feature Film, Production Designer, Zomblogalypse, Milestone Films, Hannah Bungard Tony Hipwell Miles Watts
Short Film
2016, Short Film, Betsy, Hallowscream: Night of the Clown, One & Other Creative, Miles Watts
Rehearsed Reading
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Pip, Erin, Harrogate Theatre, Millie Gaston
2018, Rehearsed Reading, RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF NEW SCRIPT, Simon Stephens


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Cockney, Heightened RP, Irish-Southern, Leeds, London, Northern, RP, West Country, Yorkshire*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto, Ballet, Charleston, Contemporary Dance, Drums-African, Period Dancing, Singing (general), Ukulele, Waltz
Performance:APC Basic Rapier & Dagger, APC Basic Single Sword, APC Basic Unarmed, Spoken Word
(* = highly skilled)
Abseiling, Bouldering, Climbing, Cycling, RollerSkating, Swimming, Yoga
Other Skills:Cooking/Baking, DBS (CRB) clearance, Double Jointed, Sewing (hand and machine), Writer


Manchester School of Theatre (MMU), BA (Hons) Acting, 3 years, 2015-2018

Royal Shakespeare Company Workshop 2018

• Voice and text- Stephen Kemble

• Movement- Anna Morrissey

• Rhetoric- Gary Watt

• Singing- Nia Lynn

• Voice and text- Cathleen McCarron

National Youth Theatre, Summer Acting Course 2015