RISHA SILVERA by Risha Silvera
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Unit J302, J Block, Biscuit Factory, 100 Clements Road, London, SE16 4DG
Phone: 020-7837 3304
Fax: 020-7837 7215
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Kent, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Playing Age:18 - 26 years
Appearance:Mixed Race, Black-Caribbean
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Earthy
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Up next: Black Women Dating White Men showing as part of Fringe of Colour Films, August 8th-14th

Fringe of Colour is a multi-award-winning initiative dedicated to supporting Black and Brown people/People of Colour at the Edinburgh festivals, as artists, workers and audience members.

2020, Multimedia, Kamila, Black Women Dating White Men (Zoom), Hollywood Fringe, Khadifa Wong
2020, Stage, Jess Fraser, Essentially Black (WIP), Pleasance Theatre, Naomi Denny
2020, Stage, Naomi, Second Home, VAULTS Festival, Mia Jerome
2019, Stage, Shay, When the Leaves Fall, MonoBox PLAYSTART, Hampstead Theatre, Evangeline Cullingworth
2019, Site Specific, The Risen, Kraken Rum: Screamfest - The Director’s Cut, Nigel Marshall
2019, Stage, Ensemble, (don’t) touch me, State of Flux, Leicester CURVE, Laura Weston
2019, Site Specific, Raggerz, Winter Night Garden, Backyard Cinema, Dominic Davies
2019, Stage, Kamila, Black Women Dating White Men, Drayton Arms Theatre, Khadifa Wong
2019, Still Photography, Swimmer/Camper, Wild Swimming, Lilly Roadstones
2019, Site Specific, Hel, ensemble movement based roles, VALHALLA, Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, Rich Rusk
2019, Stage, Yerma, Yerma, Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, Abi Smith
2019, Stage, Procne, The Love of the Nightingale, Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, Shane Dempsey
2019, Short Film, Woman, There's Nothing Further From Who I Am, Royal College of Art, Antonia Atwood
2019, Stage, Nym, Burgundy, Governor, ensemble, Henry V, Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, Simone Coxall
2018, Site Specific, Spy/Hotel Guest, Boomtown Fair, Dank Parish, Nigel Munson
2018, Stage, Jess, Essentially Black, Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, Naomi Denny
2018, Stage, Coralina, La Locanda dei Complotti, ArscomicA, Antonio Fava
2018, Stage, Reverend Samuel Parris, The Crucible, Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, Shane Dempsey
2018, Stage, Ensemble, War of the Worlds, Rhum and Clay/Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, Julian Spooner & Matthew Wells
2017, Stage, Stheno, Medusa, Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, Ami Sayers
2017, Stage, Chorus, Persephone, Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, Ross McGregor
2017, Stage, Woman (Lead), Refugee Blues, Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, Simone Coxall


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, American-Standard, Cockney, Edinburgh, English-Standard*, Essex, Irish-Southern, Kent*, London, Multicultural London English (MLE)*, Northern, RP, West Indies
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto, Cheerleading, Choral Singing, Commercial Dance, Contact Improvisation, Contemporary Dance, Hip Hop Dance, Period Dancing, Salsa Dancing
Performance:BASSC-Rapier & Dagger (distinction), BASSC-Unarmed (distinction), Clown, Commedia Dell'Arte, Immersive Performance, Laban Training, Mask, Meisner Technique, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Promenade Theatre, Sight-Reading (non-musical), Verbatim Theatre, Viewpoints
(* = highly skilled)
Cycling, Horse-riding, Scuba Diving, Stage Combat, Swimming
Other Skills:Barista (experienced), Bartender, Devising, Mime, Movement Director/Coach, Puppetry, Puppetry-Bunraku


Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, Rep Accelerated Actor Training Programme, 2 years, 2017-2019

Fourth Monkey Actor Training Company, Year of the Monkey, 1 year, 2016-2017

Masterclass in Corporeal Mime with Guillame Pige of Theatre Re

Masterclass with Rich Rusk (Associate director with Gecko Theatre)

Masterclass in Grotowski with Magda Tuka

Masterclass in Clown with Stephen Sobal (All In Theatre)

Masterclass in Commedia Dell'Arte with Antonio Fava in Italy

Masterclass in Puppetry (Bunraku) with Tom Espiner (Blind Summit Theatre Company)

Workshop with Laura Weston (State of Flux Theatre)