AMANTHA EDMEAD

AMANTHA EDMEAD by John Sailsman
Photo: John Sailsman
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Location:London, United Kingdom
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Playing Age:33 - 45 years
Appearance:Black-African, Black-Caribbean, Black-Other Areas
Nationality:British
Other:Equity
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Earthy
Voice Quality:Melodious
  

Credits:

Appearing in three plays this Autumn: 'The Road Behind and The Road ahead' Chipping Norton Threatre 10th &12th October, Oxford Old Fire Station 11th October. Mono-Black a double bill of new African Caribbean writing - performing 'On Their Own Ground' a solo show we took to Edfringe this summer. Cheltenham Everyman Studio 13th October 2pm & 7.45pm 'Rachel' in '6 Women Oxford' Old Fire Station 25-26th October and Cheltenham Everyman Studio 27th October.

Television Stage Further Credits
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Television
Television, Nurse Clark, Eastenders, BBC Television, Michael Owen Morris
Television, Marion Grace, Doctors, BBC Television, Fred Aldroos
Television, Security Guard, Casualty, BBC Television, Murilo Pasta
Television, Ms Stockbridge, The Bill, Pearson TV, Jo Johnson
Television, Daisy, Song Catcher, BBC Television, Brian Jameson
Stage
Stage, Various- One Woman Show, On Their Own Ground, Kuumba Nia Arts, John Sailsman
Stage, Mary Prince and various, Mary Prince, Her Story , Her Words and Me, Kuumba Nia Arts, Euton Daley
Stage, Ensemble, Black Lives Matter: Ending the Silence, Unlock the chains, Euton Daley
Stage, Jingle and Various, Jingles Magic Sleigh, Oxford Story Museum, Nina Allen
Stage, Beulah, Finding Beulah, Kuumba Nia Arts, John Sailsman
Stage, Lion, Mkeke Straw Mat, Sheba Soul Ensemble, Akulah Agbani
Stage, Sheba, Love's Play, Sheba Soul Ensemble, Akulah Agbani
Stage, Voice 2, # Black Lives Matter : Ending the Silence, Unlock the Chains Collective, Euton Daley
Stage, Ghost of Christmas present and various, A Christmas Carol, Red Dog Theatre, Kate Abrahams
Stage, Mother, Anika, Mrs Hallvor and Toll, The Great Bear of The North, Red Dog Theatre, Jude Emmett
Stage, Edriam, With You Always, Byanni Theatre, Emma Webb
Stage, Altina, Trim Palace, 2 Heavy Productions, Stephen Macaulay
Stage, Various, On Her Own Ground, Kuumba Nia Arts, John Sailsman
Stage, Aswati/ Ibu Crocodile, The Crocodiles Gift, Red Dog, Geof Bullen
Stage, Woman, Politics of Love, Unlock the Chains and Kuumba Nia Arts, Euton Daley
Stage, Manty, The Backside Monologues, Amantha Edmead
Stage, Martine, The Raft of The Medusa, Theatre Company Blah Blah Blah, Deborah Hull
Stage, Mrs Gravey and Sarah Breedlove, On Her Own Ground, Kuumba Nia Arts, Amantha Edmead
Stage, Lorraine, The Backside Monologues, Kuumba Nia Arts and Unity Arts, John Sailsman
Stage, Messenger and Maimoona, Finding Beulah, Kuumba Nia Arts and Unity Arts, John Sailsman
Stage, Ancestor and Mrs Brown, A Slave Story, Yaw House Production, Yaw Asiyama
Stage, Gloria and Clarissa, Not Quite Gospel, Nu Century Arts, Steven Luckie
Stage, Saartjie Baartman and Manty, Ama and Lorraine, Theatre Double Bill of Resurrection of Little Sarah and The, Kuumba Nia Arts and Unity Arts, John Sailsman
Stage, Manty, Ama and Lorraine, The Backside Monologues, Kuumba Nia Arts, Amantha Edmead
Stage, Saartjie Baartman, The Resurrection of Little Sarah, Unity Arts, John Sailsman
Stage, Lacey, Growing People, London Bubble, Adrian Jackson
Stage, Gwendolen, The Importance of being Earnest, Live Culture Ltd, Ben Thomas
Stage, Piped Piper, Pied Piper, The Orange Tree Theatre, Kate Beals
Stage, Bianca, Othello, Talawa, Yvonne Brewster
Stage, Mrs Noah, Go Noah Go, The Little Angel Theatre Company, Christopher Leith
Stage, Ariel, The Tempest, Open Hand productions, David Rowan
Further Credits
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Rachel, 6 Women, Underconstruction Theatre Company, Lizzy McBain
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Edriam, With You Always, Unity Arts, John Sailsman
Rehearsed Reading, Edriam, With You Always, Mark Ralph - Bowen, John Sailsman
Rehearsed Reading, Yemi, Awakened One, Menelik Shabazz, Menelik Shabazz
Site Specific, Teller, Waters Flight, Kuumba Nia Arts, Amantha Edmead
Rehearsed Reading, Mother, Identity, Talawa, Steven Luckie
Rehearsed Reading, Clarissa, Not Quite Gospel, Nu Century Arts, Don Kinch
Interactive Video, Joyce, UN Module 3: Leading Teams, Web based UN training, T. Dillon
Rehearsed Reading, Griot, Songhai, Kuumba Nia Arts, Don Kinch
Interactive Video, Tammi, Respect the difference, DVA Training DVD, Mathew Baxter
Corporate, Jennifer, The Mast, The Garnett Foundation, Nigel Miles- Thomas
Corporate, Rose, The Challenge, The Garnett Foundation, Nigel Miles- Thomas
Educational, Dr Mayhew, Pig in the middle, Y Touring Theatre Company, Nigel Townsend
Educational, Maya, Mind the gap, Y Touring Theatre Company, Nigel Townsend
Site Specific, Dotty, Dot Campaign, Immediate Theatre Company, Chris
Educational, Celestial Heaven, MOMI, MOMI actors company
Educational, Celestial Heaven, MOMI, MOMI actors company
Educational, Limestone, Bottle Busters, 6.15 Theatre Company
Video, Diana, Training video for Dixons: Can I help you?, Wilf Kealey

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African, African-West, American-Standard, Caribbean, London, Nigerian, Oxfordshire*, RP*, South African
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
African Dance-Traditional, Ballad, Belly Dancing, Dramatic mezzo-soprano*, Jazz Dancing, Mezzo-Soprano*, Singing (general)
Performance:Actor-Singer, Audio Drama, Autocue trained/experienced, Children's Theatre, Corporate Roleplay, Forum Theatre, Living History, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Poetry Reading, Story Telling, Theatre In Education, TV Presenting, Voice Over
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Cycling, Netball, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Artistic Director, Computer Literate, Counselling, Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Hair Braiding, Improvisation, IT Literate, Puppetry, Story Telling, Workshop Leader (Acting), Writer

Training:

Guildford School of Acting, 3 Year Acting Diploma, 3 years, 1991 - 1994