Spotlight: JIM KITSON


JIM KITSON by John Clark
Photo: John Clark
5th Floor Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London WC2B 6NH
Phone: 020 7193 1156
Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Weight:15st. (95kg)
Playing Age:55 - 65 years
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Greying
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Engaging

About me:

Stage Further Credits
2020, Stage, Livesey, Treasure Island, Derby Theatre, Sarah Brigham
2019, Stage, Odin (also MD on the show), A Viking Christmas, Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Hexham, Jake Murray
2018, Stage, Director of Production, Vanessa, Purple Theatre, Jim Kitson
2018, Stage, King Clarence, The Grinning Man, Trafalgar Entertainment, Tom Morris
2017, Stage, George, Pitmen Painters, New Vic Theatre, Gwenda Hughes
2017, Stage, Uncle John, Grapes of Wrath, Nottm Playhouse / Royal&Derngate / WY Playhouse, Abbey Wright
2016, Stage, Horst Ehmke, Democracy, Rapture Theatre/No. 1 Scottish Tour, Michael Emans
2015, Stage, Don Pedro, Much Ado About Nothing, Shakespeare's Globe, Max Webster
2014, Stage, Don Pedro, Much Ado About Nothing, Shakespeare's Globe, Max Webster
2013, Stage, Harry Greener, The Drowned Man - A Hollywood Fable, National Theatre / Punchdrunk, Felix Barrett
2013, Stage, Judge Taylor/ Mr Cunningham, To Kill a Mockingbird, Royal Exchange, Manchester, Max Webster
2012, Stage, Lord Rivers / Scrivener, Richard III, Royal Shakespeare Company, Roxana Silbert
2012, Stage, Austria/Executioner/Citizen/Lord, King John, Royal Shakespeare Company, Maria Aberg
2011, Stage, John Prescott/ Gordon Brown, 'A Walk On Part - The Slow Fall of New Labour', Soho theatre, Max Roberts
2011, Stage, Soren, What Happened is This, The Tron , Glasgow, Louie Ingham
2010, Stage, Bob, Office Party, Hull Truck, Neil Sissons
2010, Stage, Dad/Elvis, Cooking with Elvis, Hull Truck, Gareth Tudor Price
2010, Stage, Jed, The Gift and The Glory, The Dukes Lancaster, Louie Ingham
2009, Stage, Jack, The Poet of Elswick Park, RSC/Live Theatre, Roxana Silbert
2009, Stage, John, A Stone in my Shoe, RSC/Live Theatre, Roxana Silbert
2008, Stage, Donald Trust, The Boy on the Swing, Live Theatre, Jeremy Herrin
2008, Stage, Mr Castle, A Sock In The Wash, Live Theatre, Jeremy Herrin
2007, Stage, Mr Jaggers/ Joe Gargery, Great Expectations, Aberystwth Arts Centre, Alan Lyddiard
2007, Stage, Doug Williams, Waste In Space, Foreseeable Future, Jim Kitson
2006, Stage, Mr Wopsle/ Bentley Drummle, Great Expectations, Northern Stage, Neil Murray
2007, Stage, King Nibble, Feast, Monster Productions, Ieuan Goch Ab Einion
2006, Stage, Ashley, Play on Earth, Station House Opera, Julian Maynard Smith
2006, Stage, James/ The Commander, Son of Man, Northern Stage, Erica Whyman
2004, Stage, Bud, Kaput, Live Theatre/Northern Stage, Neil Murray
2004, Stage, Vladimir, The New Tenant, Hungarian State Theatre, Cluj, Romania, Gabor Tompa
2003, Stage, Napoleon/Old Major, Animal Farm, Northern Stage, Alan Lyddiard
2003, Stage, Elvis/Dad, Cooking With Elvis, Hull Truck Theatre Company, Gareth Tudor Price
2002, Stage, Howard Day, Noir, Live Theatre, Max Roberts
2001, Stage, Dave Moss, Glengarry Glen Ross, Northern Stage, Karen Kessler
2000, Stage, Dolin/Billy Boy, A Clockwork Orange, Northern Stage, Alan Lyddiard
1998, Stage, Executioner, Scherezade, NTC Touring Theatre, Paul Harman
1996, Stage, The Beast, Belle et la Bete, Theatre Sans Frontieres, Adrian Norman
1996, Stage, Father, Contes D'Afrique, Theatre Sans Frontiers, Sarah Kemp
1994, Stage, Quasimodo, Notre Dame De Paris, Theatre Sans Frontier, John Cobb
Further Credits
2015, Film, Victor Jankowski, Tattoo, Boris McGooligan, Craig Lines
2015, Television, The Crew Boss, George Gently, Company Productions/ BBC1, Tim Whitby
2011, Television, Charlie, Vera, ITV productions, Adrian Shergold
2010, Television, Bert the milkman, Joe Maddison's war, Mammoth Productions, Patrick Collerton
2009, Television, Sergeant Nelson, Tracey Beaker Returns, BBC, Neasa Hardiman
2009, Feature Film, Andrew Chirnam, Trader, Absolute Features, Emer McCourt
2008, Film, Pete, Biometric Daemon, Foreseeable Future, Jim Kitson
2008, Television, Sargeant Robinson, Emmerdale, Yorkshire TV, Mark McKillop
2007, Feature Film, Dan, The Other Possibilty, Pinball Films, Ashley Horner
2005, Television, Frank Watts, Byker Grove, Zenith North/BBC Television, Carole Wilkes
2005, Television, Bob Buckley, The Marchioness Disaster, ITV/Granada Television, Ken Horn
2002, Musical, Jake, Elmer McCurdy Rides Again, Northern Stage, John Cobb
2001, Television, Juan, Taste Buddies, BBC Television/ Aspect, Rob Finighan
1992, Music Video, Hillbilly Mandolinist, Billy Bragg, Go! Discs, Phil Jupitus
1992, Music Video, Idiot Bass Player, Tony Banks/Nick Kershaw, Virgin, Nick Willing
2008, Corporate, Councillor, Red 22 Rail Safety Film, 1871 Productions Ltd, Paul Henry
2008, Corporate, Bank Manager, Clydesdale Bank Promotional Film, Dene Films, Steve Salam
2009, Pantomime, The Emperor of China, Aladdin, Tyne Theatre Company, Brendan Healy


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Cardiff, Dublin, Edinburgh, Geordie, Glasgow, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Liverpool, London, Manchester, RP, Scottish-Standard, Teesside, Welsh-Southern, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Banjo, Banjolele, Bass Guitar, Bodhran, Drums, Drums-Djembe, Guitar*, Guitar-Electric*, Mandolin, Percussion, Rock Singing*, Tenor*, Ukulele, Violin
Performance:Comedy, Physical Theatre, Singer-Professional, Stand-up Comic
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton, Cricket, Horse-riding, Rugby, Swimming
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Improvisation