Spotlight: ISIO MENA


ISIO MENA by Gyuri Szabo
Photo: Gyuri Szabo
First Floor, 11 Goodwins Court, Covent Garden, London WC2N 4LL
Phone: 020-7183 1994
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'8" (172cm)
Weight:9st. 9lb. (61kg)
Playing Age:21 - 30 years
Appearance:African-American, Black-African, Black-Other Areas
Nationality:British, Nigerian
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Velvety

About me:

2019, Site Specific, Mama Rose, Homework, Migration Museum, Devika Ranjan
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Nila, Cinnamon, Isabelle Dupuy
2018, Training Film, Azuka Udokamma, Nigerian Bulletin, Dependable Productions, David Critchlow
2018, Stage, Eurydice Queen of Thebes, Antigone: The Burial at Thebes, Royal Central School of Speech & Drama, Martin Wylde
2018, Stage, Valeria, The Rover, The Royal Central School of Speech & Drama, Ben Naylor & Anna Healey
2017, Short Film, Ifemelu, AMERICANAH, 55 Media, Uche Aguh
2017, Stage, Adela (Lucy), The House of Bernarda Alba (adapted by Marta Dunphy-Moriel), The Tower Theatre Company, Jacqui Marchant-Adams
2016, Short Film, Girl, A Silent Voice, Met Film School, Tomisin Adepeju
2016, Short Film, Woman on Date, Matt's Showreel, Tomisin Adepeju Productions, Tomisin Adepeju
2014, Commercial, Hand Double, Supreme Ice Cream TVC, Immersion Marketing Strategies (IMS)
2013, Short Film, Isio, Home, Queen Mary University, Rui Vilanculas
2013, Short Film, Crazy Admirer, Laws of Attraction, QMUL - Student Production, Max Lee
2012, Stage, Ruth Lee Younger, A Raisin in the Sun, Queen Mary University Theatre Company, Margaret Atuzonga


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African, African-Eastern, African-West, American-African American, American-East Coast, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, American-West Coast, Caribbean, Cockney, English-Standard, London*, Nigerian*, RP, South African, Zimbabwean
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
African Dance-Contemporary, African Dance-Traditional, Beatboxing (vocal percussion), Belly Dancing, Choral Singing, Drums-African, Freestyle Dance, Jive, Laban, Merengue, Period Dancing, Rap, Recorder, Schottische Dance, Singing (general)
Performance:BADC Standard, BASSC-Rapier, Dagger & Unarmed (pass), BASSC-Small Sword (pass), Clown, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Commedia Dell'Arte, Laban Training, Meisner Technique, Physical Comedy, Public Speaking, Sight-Reading (non-musical), Story Telling, Strasberg Technique, Viewpoints, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Boxing, Dodgeball, Netball, Rounders, Running, Stage Combat, Volleyball
Other Skills:Chess, Comedy Songwriting, Feldenkrais Method, Hand Modelling, Improvisation, Massage Therapist-Level 5, Story Telling, Writer


Royal Central School of Speech & Drama, MA Classical Acting, 1 year, 2017 - 2018

Queen Mary University of London , BA - Film Studies - 2:1 with Hons

Identity School of Acting, 2012 -2013, 2016.