CLARE PERKINS

CLARE PERKINS by Sheila Burnett
Photo: Sheila Burnett
STEVENSON WITHERS ASSOCIATES
Studio 7C, Clapham North Arts Centre, Voltaire Road, London SW4 6DH
Phone: 020-7720 3355
Fax: 020-7720 5565
E-mail: talent@stevensonwithers.com
WWW: www.stevensonwithers.com
Location:London, Kent, United Kingdom
Height:5'5" (165cm)
Weight:10st. (64kg)
Playing Age:36 - 50 years
Appearance:African-American, Black-Caribbean, Black-Other Areas
Nationality:British
Other:Equity
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Husky

Credits:

Clare's recent credits include DEATH IN PARADISE for the BBC.

Stage Television Film Radio Further Credits
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Stage
2017, Stage, Monica/Belinda, Daisy Pulls It Off, Park Theatre, Paulette Randall
2017, Stage, Krista, NORA, The Corn Exchange, Eoghan Carrick
2017, Stage, Various Roles, Primetime, Royal Court Upstairs/UK Tour, Hamish Pirrie
2017, Stage, Ring Mistress, ROUNDELAY, Southwark Playhouse, Anna Ledwich
2017, Stage, Mia Tamba, The Convert, The Gate Theatre, Christopher Hayden
2016, Stage, Beatrice, Removal Men, Yard Theatre, Jay Millar
2016, Stage, PLAY ON, Almeida Theatre, Rupert Goold
2015, Stage, Mrs Shears/Mrs Gascoyne/Ensemble, THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHTTIME, The National Theatre UK/Ireland tour 2015, Marianne Elliott, Katy Rudd
2014, Stage, Elaine/Doubles with Hindrey Road mum, LITTLE REVOLUTION, Almeida Theatre, Joe Hill-Gibbins
2014, Stage, Teacher, Twelve, Kali Theatre Company, Janet Steele
2014, Stage, Marie Josephine, THE HOUSE THAT WILL NOT STAND, Tricycle Theatre, Indhu Rubasingham
2014, Stage, Henrietta Lacks/Deborah Lacks/Loretta Pleasant, HOW TO BE IMMORTAL, Penny Dreadful Theatre, Kirsty Housley
2012, Stage, Moretta, THE ROVER, Hampton Court Palace & Artluxe LTD, Amy Hodge
2012, Stage, Manny, NEIGHBOURS, High Tide Festival, Melanie Spencer
2010, Stage, Helia & US Pargeia/Aglaea, WELCOME TO THEBES, Royal National Theatre, Richard Eyre
2009, Stage, As Cast, THE CAUCASIAN CHALK CIRCLE, Shared Experience, Nancy Meckler
2009, Stage, Alice/Patience, The Hounding Of David Oluwale, Eclipse Theatre/West Yorkshire Playhouse, Dawn Walton
2008, Stage, Sylvia, Any Which Way, Only Connect Theatre Co, Maggie Norris, Emma Kruger
2008, Stage, A Fag Burning The Carpet, King's Head Theatre, Mark Bromley
2006, Stage, As Cast, How Long Is Never? Darfur- A Response, Tricycle Theatre, Nicholas Kent
2006, Stage, Mother/Caseworker/An Inmate, Fabulation, Tricycle Theatre, Indhu Rubasingham
2002, Stage, Liz Morden/Lieutenant Dawes, Our Country's Good, Southampton Nuffield Theatre, Georgia Bance
2002, Stage, Lise/Mother/Usherette, Cyrano De Bergerac, Southampton Nuffield Theatre, Patrick Sandford
2001, Stage, Lenore, Generations Of The Dead, Young Vic Studio, Afia Nkrumah
1997, Stage, Various Roles, Ready Or Not, Stratford East Theatre Royal, Jo Martin
1996, Stage, Bridie, Mules, Clean Break/Royal Court, Roxanna Silbert
1990, Stage, Meridian, Meridian, Contact Theatre, Paulette Randall
Television
2017, Television, Fabienne Jordan, Death In Paradise, BBC, Stewart Svaasand
2016, Television, Janice, DAMNED, Channel 4, Ian Fitzgibbon
2015, Television, Ellen Morrison, DOCTORS, BBC, Lorna Laidlaw
2012, Television, Jocelyn, RUN, Channel 4, Charles Martin
2013, Television, Ava Hartman (regular role), EASTENDERS, BBC, Various Directors
2012, Television, Justice Woman, VERBATIM RIOTS, BBC, Alecky Blythe
2011, Television, Rosa Parks, BBC LEARNING: TRUE STORIES, Lambent Productions, Emma Frank
2011, Television, Lorraine Greenhall, DOCTORS, BBC, Dan Wilson
2011, Television, Simone (semi-regular role), HOLBY CITY XIII, BBC, Various Directors
2007, Television, Rachel O'Hara, Casualty, BBC Television, Ian Barnes
2007, Television, Dolly, Clapham Junction, Channel 4, Adrian Shergold
2007, Television, Childminder, Talk To Me, Company Pictures, Dearbhla Walsh
2006, Television, Mrs Lamone, All In The Game, Channel 4/Tightrope, Jim O'Hanlon
2005, Television, Gabrielle, Holby City, BBC Television, Steve Kelly
2005, Television, Mary, Shoot The Messenger, BBC 2 Television, Ngozi Onwurah
2003, Television, Denise Boulter (regular role, Family Affairs, Channel 5, Various Directors
2003, Television, Jennifer, Learning Zone Drama, BBC Television, Andy Kimpton-Nye
2003, Television, Petta, The Crouch's, BBC Television, Nick Wood
2002, Television, Val, Baby Father, BBC Television, Rob Bangura
2002, Television, Miriam, Doctors, BBC Television, Terry Ireland
2001, Television, Gloria, Mersey Beat, BBC Television, Brian Kelly
2001, Television, Casualty, BBC Television, Kate Cheesman
2001, Television, A & E, Granada Television, David Tuckey
1999, Television, Bridget (2 yrs), My Wonderful Life - Series 1,2 & 3, Granada Television, Various Directors
1999, Television, Cathy, Pigheart Boy, BBC Children's Drama, Kate Cheesman
Film
2016, Feature Film, Launderette Owner, Kaleidoscope, Rupert Jones
2010, Feature Film, King Blackfag, BLACKLANDS, Foughtnight Productions, Nicholas Beveney
2010, Feature Film, Kid's Mum, 7lives, 7lives LTD, Paul Wilkins
2007, Feature Film, De Costa, Deadmeat, Deadmeat Productions, Q
2003, Feature Film, Beverley, Bullet Boy, Shine, Saul Dibb
2003, Feature Film, Miriam, The Football Factory, Vertigo Films, Nick Love
2001, Feature Film, It Just Came Out, Druid Theatre Company
1996, Feature Film, Linda, Secrets And Lies, Thin Man Films, Mike Leigh
1993, Feature Film, Jill, Ladybird Ladybird, Parralax, Ken Loach
Radio
2017, Radio, Reader, WORDS & MUSIC, BBC Radio 4, Robyn Read
2014, Radio, Hill, THE ZONE, BBC Radio 4, Toby Swift
2013, Radio, Marcia, CARNIVAL, BBC Radio 4, Rachel De-Lahay
2013, Radio, Joyce, MISS YOU STILL, BBC Radio 4, Clare Grove
2012, Radio, Mary, THE WINTER HOUSE, BBC Radio 4, Mark Beeby
2011, Radio, Fay Burns, BEST INTERESTS, BBC Radio 4, Jonquil Panton
2011, Radio, Ruth/Mavis/Tannoy, CORINNE COME BACK AND GONE, BBC Radio 4, Claire Grove
2011, Radio, Hudson, LANDFALL, BBC Radio 4, Marc Beeby
2010, Radio, Lorraine, FACT NOT FICTION, BBC Radio 4, David Hunter
2009, Radio, Juliet Gordon, THE BLACK BONO, BBC Radio 4, Jeremy Mortimer
2008, Radio, Sheila Larwood and As Cast, Number 10, Pacificus Productions/Radio 4, Clive Brill
2008, Radio, Mrs Munroe/Jefferson's Mistress, These Are The Times, Greenpoint Films/Radio 4, Ann Scott
2008, Radio, Mrs Benson, Paid Servant (Woman's Hour) 4 episodes, BBC Radio 4, Jessica Dromgoole
2008, Radio, Mary Seacole, History Clips - Mary Seacole, Fiction Factory, John Taylor
2007, Radio, Ms Austin, Number 10, Pacificus Productions, Clive Brill
2007, Radio, Lamp Lighter, The Lamp Lighter, BBC Radio 3, Pam Fraser Solomon
2006, Radio, Mrs Anderson, Small Island, BBC Radio 4, Sally Avens
2005, Radio, Hayley, Weak At The Top, BBC Radio 4, Jonquil Panting
2002, Radio, Keisha, Madame Bitterfly And The Stockwell Diva, BBC Radio, Jonquil Panting
2002, Radio, Mel (8 yrs), Westway - Ongoing Soap, BBC World Service
2002, Radio, Various Roles, Sundiata, John Theocharis
2002, Radio, Ministry Of Performing Arts, Penny Boreham, Mustafa Matura
Further Credits
2017, Short Film, Mum, Wale, Barnaby Blackburn
2016, Short Film, Old Rasta Lady, Maneater, Zara Burdett
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Josephine, THE DARKEST PART OF THE NIGHT, Tricycle Theatre, Jennifer Bakst
2014, Audio, All female voices (except narrator), Among The Hoods, Strathmore Publishing, Nic Jones
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Teacher, Twelve, Kali Theatre Co, Janet Steele
2011, Audio, Narrator, GEORGIA by Lesley Pearse, RNIB
2010, Audio, Narrator, the other hand, RNIB
2007, Commercial, Anti-Smoking Woman, COI For Health: Tobacco, Miles Calcraft Briginshaw Duffy, Michael Gagan
2002, Commercial, As Cast, BBC Ident, BBC Television
2002, Commercial, As Cast, Total Petrol, MCBD

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Belfast, Bristol, Caribbean, Cockney*, Creole, English-Standard, Ghanaian, Irish-Southern, Jamaican, Liverpool, London, Manchester, RP, South African, Zimbabwean
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Patois*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
A Cappella, Aerobics*, Ballad, Blues, Folk Singing, Guitar, Lindy Hop, Mezzo, Percussion, Rap, Reggae Singing, Rock Singing, Swing Dance
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Children's Theatre, Comedy, Live Roleplay, Master of Ceremonies, Outdoor Performances, Repertory, Role Play, Street Theatre, Theatre In Education, Voice Over
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Athletics*, Cycling, Running*, Swimming*, Yoga*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Improvisation, Lyricist, Narration, Story Telling

Training:

Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama, Community Theatre Arts, 1983-1985