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SASKIA ASHDOWN

SASKIA ASHDOWN by Tom Duncan
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INFINITY ARTIST MANAGEMENT
Studio F36, Out Of The Blue Drill Hall, 36 Dalmeny Street, Edinburgh EH6 8RG
Phone: 07538 918668
E-mail: casting@infinityartists.com
WWW: www.infinityartists.com
Location:
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, United Kingdom
Nelson, New Zealand
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Playing Age:20 - 30 years
Appearance:Mixed Race, Black-African
Nationality:British
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

COVID Postponed: Jack Absolute Flies Again - National Theatre (Olivier)

Stage Television Film Short Film Rehearsed Reading Further Credits
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Stage
2020, Stage, Ensemble/US Lydia Languish, Jack Absolute Flies Again, National Theatre, Thea Sharrock
2019, Stage, Mrs Thomson/Fan/Bobby, An Edinburgh Christmas Carol, Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh, Tony Cownie
2019, Stage, Performer, Lament for Sheku Bayoh, Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh, David Greig
2019, Stage, Hamish, Arketype (Development), Tron Theatre, Eve Nicol
2019, Stage, Various, Belleville Rendezvous Development, Dundee Rep / Blood of the Young, Paul Brotherston
2019, Stage, Kelly, F***ing Cars, Twelve Twelve Theatre, Hannah Bradley
2018, Stage, Georgia, How to Be Both (Ed International Book Festival), Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh, Clare Duffy
2017, Stage, Krasnov, Horizontal Collaboration, Fire Exit, David Leddy
2017, Stage, She, War in America by Jo Clifford, The Attic Collective, Susan Worsfold
2017, Stage, Various Roles, Class Act, Traverse Theatre, Caitlin Skinner, Jenna Watt
2017, Stage, Ensemble/Actor-Musician, The Threepenny Opera, The Attic Collective, Susan Worsfold
2017, Stage, Various Roles, Lysistrata, The Attic Collective, Susan Worsfold
Television
2019, Television, Orla, Trust Me 2, BBC/Red Productions, John Alexander
2018, Television, DS Sarah Cullen, Clique (Series II), BBC, Robert McKillop
2018, Television, Zafia, Logan High, BBC/Chalkboard, Stuart Davids
2018, Television, Kale, Last Commanders, BBC/Objective Media Group, Derek Stuart
Film
2020, Feature Film, Eve, Falling for Figaro, Cranky Pig, Ben Lewin
2020, Feature Film, Imogen, The Last Bus, Hurricane Films, Gillies MacKinnon
Short Film
2020, Short Film, Becca, Disco With Mum - Scenes for Survival, National Theatre of Scotland, Julie Ellen
2019, Short Film, Amelia-Rose, Joytown, The Comedy Unit, Niamh McKeown
2019, Short Film, Ava, Shoal, NFTS, Tammes Bernstein
2018, Short Film, Erin, Where it Dwells, Screen Academy Scotland, Kayleigh Boyd
2018, Short Film, Angelica, Blink (Teaser), December Works, Eric Romero
Rehearsed Reading
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Lucetta/Moretta, The Rover, Stellar Quines, Jemima Levick
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Lina, Bury Me, Tron Theatre, Eve Nicol
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Various, Traverse Young Writers, Traverse Theatre, Fiona McKinnon/ Caitlin Skinner
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Ellen, A Man's A Man For A' Whit, Wonderfools, Robbie Gordon, Jack Nurse
Further Credits
2020, Audio, Letters to the Lyceum, Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh
2019, Radio, Marisa, alt-delete by Frances Poet, BBC Radio 3, Gaynor Macfarlane
2019, Workshop, Ensemble, Red Dust Road, National Theatre of Scotland, Dawn Walton
2018, Commercial, Cinema Woman, Food Standards Agency, Fond Films, Ben Craig
2018, Commercial, Eilidh's Friend, The Royal Bank of Scotland, Outsider TV, James Lees

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African, American-Standard, Australian, Central Scottish, Edinburgh, English-Standard, Essex, Estuary English, French, Glasgow, Heightened RP, London, Multicultural London English (MLE), Nigerian, Northern, RP, Scottish-South, Scottish-Standard*
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, Swahili
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto, Cajon, Ceilidh Dancing, Choral Singing, Drums, Keyboards, Marimba, Piano*, Saxophone*, Saxophone (Baritone)*, Sight-Reading, Soprano Saxophone*, Tenor Saxophone*, Tuned Percussion, Xylophone
Performance:Actor-Musician, Comedy, Musician-Professional
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Pole Fitness, Swimming, Weight Training
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Puppetry

Training:

The Attic Collective (Festival and King's Theatre, Edinburgh), 2016-2017

University of Edinburgh First Class Hons International Business MA, 2013-2017

National Youth Theatre, 2014