RICHARD AVERY by Gavin Prest
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Barley Mow Centre, Barley Mow Passage, Chiswick, London W4 4PH
Phone: 020 7348 7875
Mobile: 07774 852364
East Riding of Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'10" (177cm)
Weight:12st. (76kg)
Playing Age:60 - 65 years
Appearance:White, Mediterranean
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Grey
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Warm

Currently appearing:

Appearing in 'Swinging The Lamp' at the East Riding Theatre in Beverley and on a local tour from 1st March to 16th March 2019.

Television Stage Radio Musical Opera Further Credits
2010, Television, Dr David Anders, Emmerdale, Yorkshire TV for ITV, Various
2008, Television, Dr Robert Orm, Coronation St, Granada TV, Various
2007, Television, Phil Stevens, Own Goal, Pagoda Films for BBC Schools, Nicky Crowther
2004, Television, Dave Martin, The Bill, Thames TV, Bill Pryde
1999, Television, Mr Berrington, Hollyoaks, Channel 4, Various
1998, Television, George Farington, Heartbeat, Yorkshire TV for ITV, Various
1997, Television, Charlie, Plotlands, BBC 1, John Strickland
1997, Television, Derick Yates, Back Up, BBC1, Jan Sargent
1994, Television, Vinnie, Grange Hill, BBC, Christine Secome
1994, Television, Mr Culverhouse, The Ward, ITV Granada, Various
1994, Television, Dayglow, Minder, Euston Films ITV, Ian Toyton
1993, Television, Reg Hickey, Bad Company, BBC 2, David Drury
1992, Television, Carl Rossiter, Kinsey, BBC1, Richard Standeven
1986, Television, Hal, Dempsey and Makepeace, Thames TV, Unknown.
2018, Stage, Narrator, Fallen Leaves, Other Lives / Tour, Gordon Meredith
2018, Stage, Marc, ART, East Riding Theatre, Martin Hutson
2017, Stage, Uncle Billy, It's a Wonderful Life, East Riding Theatre, Jake Smith
2017, Stage, Old Hamlet/Player King, Hamlet, East Riding Theatre, Clive Kneller
2016, Stage, First Voice, Under Milkwood, Other Lives, Richard Avery
2016, Stage, The Butler, Sparrow, Mike Friend Productions, Michael Friend
2015, Stage, Mr Brownlow/Bumble, Oliver Twist, East Riding Theatre, Michael Friend
2014, Stage, Jacob Marley, Christmas Carol, East Riding Theatre, Mike Friend
1980, Stage, Tottie, Landmarks, Dukes Lancaster, Matthew Marsh
1981, Stage, Ghost / Fortinbras, Hamlet, Exeter Northcott, Stuart Trotter
1982, Stage, Sidney, Absurd Person Singular, Exeter Northcott, Sir Nick Hytner
1982, Stage, Sgt Kite, The Recruiting Officer, Exeter Northcott, Sir Nick Hytner
1983, Stage, Clive, See How They Run, Exeter Northcott, Stuart Trotter
1983, Stage, Freddie, The Deep Blue Sea, Exeter Northcott, Stuart Trotter
1983, Stage, Teelphone Man, Barefoot in the Park, Exeter Northcott, Sir Nick Hytner
1984, Stage, Autolycus, The Winters Tale, The Arts Theatre London, Eric Standidge
1985, Stage, Joss Merlin, Jamaica Inn, Orchard Theatre Devon, Nigel Bryant
1985, Stage, The Player King, Hamlet, Young Vic, David Thacker
1987, Stage, Theo, Small Poppies, Young Vic, Matthew Marsh
1987, Stage, Flute, Midsummer Night's Dream, Chichester Festival Theatre, Sam Mendes
1987, Stage, Captain Lancey, Translations, Chichester Festival Theatre, Sam Mendes
1987, Stage, Smirnov/ Chubukov, The Bear and the Proposal, Chichester Festival Theatre, Sam Mendes
1987, Stage, Beadermann, The Fire Raisers, Chichester Festival Theatre, Sam Mendes
1989, Stage, Inspector Ruff, You'll Do For Me, Triumph Regional Tour, Sir Brian Rix
1989, Stage, Johnny Little John, Hangover Square, Cut And Thrust Lyric Hammersmith, Mathew Francis
1989, Stage, Dan, In Pursuit Of The English, Cut And Thrust Lyric Hammersmith, Mathew Francis
1990, Stage, Calchus, Troilus and Cressida, Royal Shakespeare Company, Sam Mendes
1990, Stage, Spencer / Archbishop of Canterbury, Edward 11, Royal Shakespeare Company, Gerard Murphy
1992, Stage, Willoughby/Abbot of Westminster, Richard The Second, Royal Shakespeare Company, Ron Daniels
1992, Stage, Jim, Conversations, Royal Shakespeare Company, Amanda Root
1992, Stage, Sgt Walker, The Bofors Gun, Royal Shakespeare Company, John McAndrew
1994, Stage, Ronald, Absurd Person Singular, Derby Playhouse, Jonathan Church
1979, Stage, Loveless, The Relapse, Chester Gateway, Chris Honer
1978, Stage, Arthur Lawrence, Cheshire Voices, Chester Gateway, Chris Honer
1976, Stage, Tom, The Norman Conquests, The Victoria Theater Stoke On Trent, Jim Wiggins
1976, Stage, John Hale, The Crucible, The Victoria Theater Stoke On Trent, Peter Cheeseman
1975, Stage, Duncan / Doctor, Macbeth, Liverpool Everyman, Chris Bond
1975, Stage, Anthony Hope, Sweeney Todd, Liverpool Everyman, Chris Bond
1974, Stage, Tubal, the Merchant Of Venice, Coventry Belgrade, Ed Brown
1974, Stage, Charlie Bowdre, Billy The Kid, Coventry Belgrade, Ed Brown
1998, Radio, Sagramore, A Stone From Heaven, BBC Radio 4, Nigel Bryant
1997, Radio, Joe, Disconnected, BBC Radio 4, Nigel Bryant
1996, Radio, Inspector Gurrin, Conan Doyle's Strangest Case, BBC Radio 4, Rosemary Watt
1995, Radio, Sea Creature, Of Myths And Men, BBC Radio 4, Rosemary Watt
1994, Radio, Hecate, Macbeth, BBC Radio 4, Nigel Bryant
1993, Radio, Bumper, Morris on the Somme, BBC Radio 4, Nigel Bryant
1993, Radio, Grendel, Walker in the Night, BBC Radio 4, Nigel Bryant
2001, Musical, Captain Orton / Sir Edward, The King And I, The Palladium London, Chris Renshaw
1995, Opera, Albanact, King Arthur, The Chatelet Theatre Paris / Royal Opera House, Graham Vick
Further Credits
2017, Short Film, Man from the Sea, The Bagpipe Maker's Baby, Deadbod Productions, Julian Woodford
1994, Film, Humphrey, The Return Of The Native, Hallmark Productions, Jack Gold
1974, Film, Suetonius, A Golden Falcon, Italian Film Company, Santo Panicchi


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Standard, Birmingham, Black Country*, Cockney, English-Standard, Hull, Irish RP, Italian, Mid-Atlantic, Yorkshire
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Guitar, Singing (general)
Performance:Corporate Roleplay, Public Speaking, Repertory, Voice Acting, Voice Over
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Director, Drama Coach (professional), Photography, Presentation Coach, Raconteur, Scriptwriter (professional)