Spotlight: DAN WILLIS


DAN WILLIS by Kate McDonald
Photo: Kate McDonald
No 1 The Downs, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 2QD
Phone: 0161 273 3344
Fax: 0161 273 4567
145 City Road, Hoxton, London EC1V 1LP
Phone: 020 3701 1851
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'8" (172cm)
Playing Age:34 - 44 years
Appearance:Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Blue-Grey
Hair Colour:Strawberry Blond(e)
Hair Length:Short

About me:

Dan will be appearing as Yonkers in 'Gypsy' as part of the Pitlochry Festival Theatre 2020 Summer Season

Television Stage Commercial Film Musical Voice Over Rehearsed Reading
2020, Television, Peter Stones, Coronation Street, ITV Studios, Audrey Cooke
Television, Baz, The Cops III, BBC World Productions, Alrick Riley
Television, PC Young, My Fragile Heart, Tiger Aspect, Gavin Millar
2019, Stage, Walter Crane, Wendy & the Wallpaper Cat, Kindred Theatre/Ochi Blu Theatre/ V&A Museum, Company
2019, Stage, Apostolo Lupurosu, Dracula, Feelgood Theatre Productions, Caroline Clegg
2018, Stage, Mr Hedges, A Heaton Christmas, Feelgood Theatre Productions, Caroline Clegg
2018, Stage, Stefano Polito, Polito's Menagerie, Kindred Theatre in association with The V&A, Company
2018, Stage, Prince Escalus, Romeo & Juliet, Feelgood Theatre Productions, Caroline Clegg
2017, Stage, Christopher Milne, Pooh, Piglet and the Topsy Turvy Day, Kindred Theatre in Association with The V&A, Company
2016, Stage, Mr Tetterby, The Haunted Man (Workshop), Kindred Theatre, Chris Hallam
2015, Stage, William, Beatrix Potter, Victoria & Albert Museum/No Nonsense Theatre, Liz Fitzgerald Taylor
2014, Stage, Bob Cratchit, A CHRISTMAS CAROL, Derby Theatre, Sarah Brigham
2013, Stage, Grundeis/Gustav, Emil and the Detectives, Red Earth Theatre / MAC Birmingham, Amanda Wilde
2013, Stage, Dad, The Night Queen, Hoopla Productions/Belgrade Theatre, Sue Wilson
2012, Stage, The Emperor, The Emperor's New Clothes, No Nonsense Theatre, Lisa O'Hanlon
2011, Stage, Table Slave, Rufus Norris' Sleeping Beauty, Birmingham Rep Theatre, Sarah Esdaile
2011, Stage, Norwegian Announcer, Satin and Steel, Oldham Coliseum, Joyce Branagh
2010, Stage, Dima, The Island, Nottingham Playhouse/Det Norske Teatret Oslo, Susannah Tresillian
2010, Stage, Curio/ First Officer, Twelfth Night, York Theatre Royal, Juliet Forster
2009, Stage, Jetsam, The Little Mermaid, Nottingham Playhouse, Andrew Breakwell
2009, Stage, Malcolm, Macbeth, Feelgood Theatre Productions, Caroline Clegg
2008, Stage, Boaz, Ruth, No Nonsense Theatre, Amy Leach
2008, Stage, Peter/Edgar, Tom's Midnight Garden, Nottingham Playhouse, Andrew Breakwell
2007, Stage, Fred/Young Scrooge, A Christmas Carol, Bolton Octagon Theatre, Conrad Nelson
2007, Stage, Wilfred Owen, Not About Heroes, West End and Tour, Caroline Clegg
2006, Stage, Raymond, Blue Remembered Hills, Feelgood Theatre Productions, Caroline Clegg
2006, Stage, Lysander, A Midsummer Nights Dream, Feelgood Theatre Productions, Caroline Clegg
2006, Stage, Richmond, Richard the Third, Demi Paradise, Sue McCormick
2005, Stage, The Guide, Ward 6, Royal Exchange Theatre Company, Greg Hersov & Jo Combes
2005, Stage, Cook/Manservant, The Seagull, Royal Exchange Theatre Company, Greg Hersov
2004, Stage, 'Bulldog' Drummond, Double Take, Nottingham Playhouse / Red Earth, Amanda Wilde / Andrew Breakwell
2004, Stage, Dumain, First Lord Of France, All's Well That Ends Well, Demi-Paradise, Ian Blower
2004, Stage, Officer and Ensemble, Othello, Royal Exchange, Braham Murray
2015, Commercial, Dog owner at Garage, I Will Survive, M&C Saatchi/Outsider, Dom & Nic
2012, Commercial, Male Victim, Kaleidoscope Trust Campaign, 76 Ltd / M&C Saatchi, Sirik Narayanan
2000, Commercial, Young Rolf Harris, Stylophone (O.M.O.M Campaign), Buckmark Productions, Nigel Crier
2017, Feature Film, Benjamin Clegg, PETERLOO, Thin Man Films, Mike Leigh
Film, John Benjamin Dancer, Pepper's Ghost, Centre Screen Productions, Paul Kucharski
2012, Musical, Cox, Cox and Box (Workshop), Rocket Theatre, Martin Harris
2012, Musical, Roy, Witches and Ghosts (Workshop), Hoopla Productions, Jenny Stephens
2011, Musical, Dad/Zorastro, THE NIGHT QUEEN, Hoopla Productions/Belgrade Theatre, Jenny Stephens
2008, Musical, Composer/Musical Director, Tom's Midnight Garden, Nottingham Playhouse, Andrew Breakwell
2007, Musical, Ali, Arabian Nights, The Watermill/The Stables Wavendon, Andy Brereton
Voice Over
2012, Voice Over, Bridge Officer, Red Top Response, NV Management/Rolls Royce
2006, Voice Over, Presenter, Associated Tool Makers, 483 Media, Richard Edwards
2003, Voice Over, Ace (The Pilot), Aces High, Waring Animation, Dickon Waring
Rehearsed Reading
2005, Rehearsed Reading, Various, Woyzeck, Royal Exchange Theatre, Sarah Frankcom and Simon Stephens


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, East European, French, German, Irish-Southern, Lancashire, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Nordic, Northern, RP*, Scottish-Standard, Welsh-Standard, West Country, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, German, Sign Language (British)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
A Cappella*, Accordion, Choral Singing*, Classical Singing*, Double Bass, Flute*, Folk Singing*, Harmony Singing*, High Baritone*, Keyboards*, Percussion, Period Dancing, Piano*, Recorder*, Saxophone*, Sight-Reading*, Songwriter*, Tap, Tenor*, Tin Whistle
Performance:Actor-Musician, Actor-Singer, BADC Standard, Experienced Musical Director, Live Roleplay, Mask, Musical Theatre, Musician-Professional, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Radio Drama, Repertory, Singer-Professional, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Fencing, Horse-riding, Karate, Pilates, Running, Skiing*, Stage Combat*, Swimming*, Sword Fighting*, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Choir Conductor, Composer, Computer Literate, DBS (CRB) clearance, Devising, Improvisation, Life Saving, Musical Director, Orchestral Conducting, Painting, Puppetry, Puppetry-Rod, Shadow Puppetry, Sound Designer
Vocal Range:G2 to B♭4