Spotlight: JEN COLES

JEN COLES

JEN COLES by Nicholas Dawkes
Photo: Nicholas Dawkes
SPOTLIGHT
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
E-mail: enquiries@spotlight.com
WWW: www.spotlight.com
Height:5'5" (165cm)
Playing Age:19 - 33 years
Appearance:White
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long

About me:

Most recently in Secret Cinema: Stranger Things as a performer for Coach.

"Returning as director, Jen Coles oversees a show stripped down to the bare essentials... she fills almost every moment with bustling movement, her cast's paths crossing constantly." - Review of "Ordinary Days," The Stage.

Musical Cabaret Stage Short Film Rehearsed Reading Site Specific Role Play
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Musical
2019, Musical, Director, The Last Five Years (return season), West Virginia Public Theatre
2018, Musical, Director, The Last Five Years, West Virginia Public Theatre
2017, Musical, Director, Ordinary Days, Streetlights, People! Productions, (Edinburgh Fringe Festival)
2017, Musical, Director, Ordinary Days, Streetlights, People! Productions, (Drayton Arms Theatre)
2017, Musical, Director, Ordinary Days, Streetlights, People! Productions, (The London Theatre Workshop)
2016, Musical, Director, Ordinary Days, Streetlights, People! Productions, (Hen and Chickens Theatre)
2015, Musical, Performer, Big City Dreams, The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, Thomas Hescott
2015, Musical, Eumelia/Swing, Lysistrata, The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, Bill Bankes-Jones
2010, Musical, Bertha, Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens, Box Hill TAFE, Kate Herbert
2009, Musical, Big Willy/ Junie Fay/ Ensemble, The Musical of Musicals, Box Hill TAFE, Kate Herbert
Cabaret
2018, Cabaret, Performer, Crazy Ex-Fangirls (and boys), Streetlights, People! Productions
2018, Cabaret, Director, Choreographer, Producer, Crazy Ex-Fangirls (and boys), Streetlights, People! Productions
2018, Cabaret, Director, Crazy Ex-Fangirls (and boys), Streetlights, People! Productions
2011, Cabaret, N3rd.Girl, N3rd.Girl Vs. The Apocalypse, Kim Edwards
2011, Cabaret, N3rd.Girl, N3rd.Girl Vs. The Apocalypse: Halloween Edition!, Kim Edwards
Stage
2017, Stage, Francine, It's Only Murder, Streetlights, People! Productions, Chris Royds
2010, Stage, Beatrice, A Guy, A Girl, And Two Fruitcakes, Aftonbridge Theatre, Tom Firth
Short Film
2019, Short Film, Director/Writer, The Dress, Melanie Gleeson
2017, Short Film, Kelly (Production Roles: Co-Writer), My Demon Ex-Boyfriend, Shivers Above Madness and Streetlights, People!, Ruggero Dalla Santa
2016, Short Film, Jen, Diary of an (Almost) Sex Tape, Streetlights, People! Productions, Jen Coles
2015, Short Film, Jen, The Fitness Problem, Streetlights, People! Productions, Jen Coles & Nora Perone
Rehearsed Reading
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Director, Scratched: GirlPower, The Hidden Theatre Company
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Director, Scratched: TimetoTalk, The Hidden Theatre Company
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Cover Director (All Pieces), Scratched: An evening of new writing, The Hidden Theatre Company
Site Specific
2019, Site Specific, Kelly-Anne, Coach at Secret Cinema: Stranger Things, Coach at Secret Cinema
2019, Site Specific, Company Manager/ Resident Director, Variant 31, Zombie Shows London, Dalton Dale
Role Play
2015, Role Play, Katy Gibson, Red Cross Roleplay, British Red Cross and ProActive Productions Ltd., Emma Caplan

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Australian*, Heightened RP, RP
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
A Cappella*, Ballad, Cabaret Singing, Choral Singing*, Classical Singing*, Contemporary Singing, Dance (general), Harmony Singing*, Jazz Dancing, Lyric soprano*, Pop Singing, Sight-Reading, Singing (general), Singing Teacher, Soprano*, Tap, Top Soprano
Performance:Actor-Singer, Comedy, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Role Play, Voice Acting, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Netball
Other Skills:Chess, Computer Literate, Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Lyricist, Photography, Singing Teacher/Coach, Typing (touch), Video Gaming, Writer
Vocal Range:G3 to D6

Training:

Film Club London

Masters in Music Theatre, Royal Central School of Speech and Drama (Distinction)

Bachelor of Applied Music (Music Theatre), Box Hill TAFE (High Distinction)