Photo: Claire Grogan
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Metropolitan City of Milan, Lombardy, Italy
Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'2" (157cm)
Weight:7st. 1lb. (45kg)
Playing Age:38 - 47 years
Appearance:Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, White
Nationality:Italian, British
Eye Colour:Blue-Grey
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Friendly
Voice Quality:Melodious

About me:

Currently appearing in CLOSED LANDS by Simon Grangeat at Vault Festival and tour. |

Reviews from "Poker Face" at the King's Head Theatre:

"Lara Parmiani as Jana is outstanding, giving a visceral performance." |

"Lara Parmiani skilfully embodies both versions of the character" |

"A special mention to the lovely Lara Parmiani who played Jana with much humour, power and sex appeal."

Stage Film Television Commercial Radio Further Credits
2020, Stage, Citizen/CEO/Politician, Closed Lands, LegalAliens Theatre, Becka McFadden
2018, Stage, Jana, Poker face, King's Head Theatre and European tour, Becka McFadden
2016, Stage, Aisha, Refugees Stories, Hornsey Town Hall, Lucy Nabijou
2014, Stage, Purl, Knitting Patterns (site specific, physical theatre), Beautiful Confusion, Deborah Nash
2013, Stage, Mother, The Return, ST. JAMES THEATRE STUDIO, Becka McFadden
2013, Stage, Caterina, Pirandello's The Old and the Young, BLOOMSBURY THEATRE, Tanya Hossick
2012, Stage, Thetis/Little Red, Carol Ann Duffy's The World's Wife, MENIER GALLERY, Lee Etzold
2011, Stage, Ariel, The Tempest, The Vaults, Shama Rahman
2009, Stage, Lady Montague/Queen Mab, Romeo and Juliet, GREENWICH PLAYHOUSE, Linnie Reedman
2008, Stage, Laura, Neither Here or There, SOHO THEATRE STUDIO, Tanya Hossick
2008, Stage, Prostitute, The Temple of Dorian Gray, LEICESTER SQUARE THEATRE, Linnie Reedman
2007, Stage, Masha, Poprygunya (from Ceckov), GREENWICH PLAYHOUSE, Linnie Reedman
2004, Stage, Juliet, Romeo and Juliet (Romeo e Giulietta), TEATRO SETTIMO, TURIN, Gabriele Vacis
2001, Stage, Tuptim, The King And I, BAC, Phil Wilmott
2001, Stage, Celia, As you like it (Comme il vous plaira), Le cygne, Paris, Jean Paul Denizon
2000, Stage, Electra, The Flies, FILODRAMMATICI THEATRE, MILAN, Eleonora Cosmo
2018, Film, Teri, Ops Room, Unfold Stories, Simon Davis
2015, Feature Film, Salima, Spectre, Eon, Sam Mendes
2015, Film, Helena, White Lies, John Watts
2012, Feature Film, Chiara, Berberian Sound Studio, Warp X and Illuminations Film, Peter Strickland
2012, Feature Film, Renata, Yours in Solidarity, Nicoline Vanharskamp
2010, Film, Lena, Two Voice Invention, Elysium Films, Malcolm Hossick
2009, Film, Sophia, Delivery, Pele, Chad Demiguel
2007, Feature Film, Serene, Nine Days of Hell, Gritt, Martin Stitt
2007, Feature Film, Ruby, L'effetto di Coriolis (The Coriolis Effect), Claudio Massone
2005, Feature Film, Teresa, Tempo Di Mezzo, RDP, Pasquale Ruju
2013, Television, Angela, Hollow bones (Pilot), Relentless Film, Steven Whelan
2007, Television, Polly, Ondino, RAI FICTION, Fran Bravo
2006, Television, Maria, He Knew He Was Right, BBC Television, Tom Vaughan
2004, Television, Fairy, Ciao Ciao-The Wizard Of Oz, Mediaset, A. Valeri Manera
2011, Commercial, Secretary, Goodfellas Pizza, Mother London, Gareth Jennings
2008, Commercial, Wife, Flora/VNOK, BBH
2014, Radio, Museum Attendant, A dish of Neapolitan, BBC Radio 4, Marlyn Imrie
2013, Radio, Narrator, Crossed Fates, Cast4, Giacomo Zito
2005, Radio, La Direttrice, 1000 Days In Venice, BBC Radio 4, Dipika Guha
2007, Radio, Young Virgina Woolf, LIfe of Virginia, RTS - Swiss National Radio, Daniela Morelli
Further Credits
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Wife/Woman/Politician, Migrations: Harbour Europe - 3 plays in 3 days, LegalAliens International Theatre Company, Becka McFadden


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Arab, English-Standard*, French, German, Greek, Israeli, Italian*, Latin American, Middle Eastern, RP, Spanish, Turkish
(* = Native/Fluent)
Ancient Greek, English*, French, Italian*, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics, Ballet*, Classical Singing, Contemporary Dance, Jazz Dancing, Modern Dance, Opera, Piano, Salsa Dancing, Soprano*, Tango
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Autocue trained/experienced, Children's Theatre, Commedia Dell'Arte, Dubbing, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre, Radio Presenting, Role Play, Singer-Professional, TV Presenting, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Cycling, Pilates, Swimming, Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Artistic Director, Drama Coach (professional), Drama Workshop Leader, Painting, Pilates, Translator, Voice Coach (professional), Writer
Vocal Range:C4 to D6 (belt to C5)


Guildhall School of Music and Drama

Lesly Kahn film acting technique, Los Angeles

Physical theatre training with Jean Paul Denizon at Peter Brook's company, Paris