Spotlight: LEIGH SYMONDS

LEIGH SYMONDS

LEIGH SYMONDS by Mark Lamb
Photo: Mark Lamb
CIEKA BAILEY ASSOCIATES
7 Ridge Road, Marple, Stockport, Cheshire SK6 7HL
Phone: 0161-484 5423
Mobile: 07780 380121
E-mail: enquiries@ciekabailey.com
WWW: www.ciekabailey.com
Location:
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'9" (175cm)
Weight:11st. 11lb. (75kg)
Playing Age:40 - 55 years
Appearance:White
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Bald

About me:

Leigh recently played Bernard in a UK tour of 'Seasons Greetings', directed by Alan Ayckbourn.

Stage Television Radio Short Film
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Stage
2019, Stage, Bernard, Seasons Greetings, SJT Scarborough, Alan Ayckbourn
2018, Stage, Gus Crewes, Better Off Dead, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Alan Ayckbourn
2018, Stage, Sven, Joking Apart, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Alan Ayckbourn
2017, Stage, Leslie Bainbridge, Taking Steps, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough, Alan Ayckbourn
2016, Stage, Cedric/Dinka/Aggi, Consuming passions, SJT Scarborough, Alan Ayckbourn
2016, Stage, Rufus, The Karaoke Theatre Company, SJT Scarborough, Alan Ayckbourn
2015, Stage, Bill Sykes, OLIVER, Dukes, Lancaster, Joe Sumsion
2014, Stage, Lance, Roundelay, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Alan Ayckbourn
2014, Stage, Andy, The Hoarder, Sticks, Adam Sunderland/David Glass
2014, Stage, Pissani, Accidental Death of an Anarchist, Oldham coliseum, Kevin Shaw
2014, Stage, Squire Knott, Jack and the Beanstalk, Oldham Coliseum, Kevin Shaw
2013, Stage, Lick Cheese, WIDOWER'S HOUSES, New Vic, Stoke, Theresa Heskins
2012, Stage, Rubella Hardup, CINDERELLA, Coliseum, Oldham, Kevin Shaw
2012, Stage, Greg, DUMB SHOW, Coliseum, Oldham, Kevin Shaw
2012, Stage, Dr. Watson, THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES, Coliseum, Oldham, Kevin Shaw
2011, Stage, Dr Bradman, BLITHE SPIRIT, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Chris Monks
2011, Stage, Mr Attus, THE NUTCRACKER PRINCE, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Adam Sunderland
2011, Stage, Albright, THE CRASH OF THE ELYSIUM, Punchdrunk/Manchester International Festival, Felix Barrett
2011, Stage, Andy, THE OFFICE PARTY, Hull Truck, Neil Sissons
2010, Stage, Ezra Chater, ARCADIA, Library Theatre, Manchester, Chris Honer
2010, Stage, Lane & Merriman, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, Library Theatre, Manchester, Chris Honer
2010, Stage, Lingk, GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS, Library Theatre, Manchester, Chris Honer
2009, Stage, Doctor & Israel, TREASURE ISLAND, Northern Broadsides, Adam Sunderland
2009, Stage, Nicky, THE SEAFARER, Octagon Theatre, Bolton, Mark Babych
2009, Stage, Bloody Captain & Seyton, MACBETH, Royal Exchange, Matthew Dunster
2008, Stage, Ezekiel Cheever/Marshall Hendrick, THE CRUCIBLE, Octagon Theate, Bolton, Mark Babych
2007, Stage, Rosencrantz, ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD, Library Theatre, Chris Honer
2006, Stage, Stuart, PRIVATE FEARS IN PUBLIC PLACES, Library Theatre Manchester, Chris Honer
2006, Stage, Conrad, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, Library Theatre Manchester, Chris Honer
2005, Stage, Scousie/Luke, The Baby and Fly PIe, Manchester Royal Exchange, Iqbal Kahn
2005, Stage, Davie, Perfect days, Oldham Coliseum, Iqbal Kahn
2004, Stage, Troy Stephens, Game Plan, Manchester Library Theatre, Chris Honer
2004, Stage, Wayne (Winner - M.E.N. Best Supporting Actor 2004), Popcorn, Bolton Octagon Theatre, Patrick Connellan
2003, Stage, Richard, Traffic and Weather, Manchester Library/Homegrown, Nick Moss
2001, Stage, Raymond, Blue Remembered Hills, Feelgood Theatre, Caroline Clegg
2000, Stage, (Male Cover), Mrs Warren's Profession, Royal Exchange, Helena Kaut-Howson
2000, Stage, Phil, Up 'N' Under, Palace Theatre, Redditch, Liz Hume Dawson
2000, Stage, John, Hidden Markings, Manchester Library/Homegrown, Nick Moss
1999, Stage, Tony, Abigail's Party, The Courtyard, Hereford, Jonathan Stone
1998, Stage, Grimes/Corman, Serious Money, Man in the Moon, Patricia Doyle
1996, Stage, Guildenstern, Hamlet, Manchester Library Theatre, Chris Honer
Television
2014, Television, DC Chapman, Emmerdale, ITV, John Anderson
2009, Television, Edwin Selznik, HOLLYOAKS, Lime Pictures, Steve Brett
2008, Television, Frankie, HEARTBEAT, ITV Productions Yorkshire, Andrew Morgan
2007, Television, Hotel Guard (Brindizis), IT'S ADAM AND SHELLEY, ITV Productions, Tim Kirkby
2007, Television, Boy A's Father, BOY A, Cuba Pictures (Boy A) Ltd, John Crowley
2007, Television, PC Neil Barton (Recurring Role), EMMERDALE, ITV Yorkshire, John Anderson
2005, Television, Jack, The Marchioness, Yorkshire Television, Ken Horn
2004, Television, Baz, The Stepfather, Granada Television, Ashley Pearce
2004, Television, Mr Lewis, Coronation Street, Granada Television, Alan Waring
2001, Television, William Johnson, Always and Everyone, Granada Television, Antony Garner
2000, Television, Mr Mason, Coronation Street, Granada Television, John Anderson
2000, Television, Doug Malone, City Central, BBC Television, Kenny Glenanan
1999, Television, Jake Busby, Heartbeat, Yorkshire Television, Gerry Poulson
1996, Television, Hotel Receptionist, Reckless, Granada Television, David Richards
Radio
2012, Radio, Daniel, CHINA GIRL, BBC Radio 4, Gary Brown
2011, Radio, John Snell, SILAS MARNER, BBC Radio 4, Pauline Harris
2007, Radio, Nick Wilson, EXCLUDED, BBC Radio 4, Gary Brown
2006, Radio, Chaval, GERMINAL, BBC Radio 4, Pauline Harris
2005, Radio, various, Erewhon, BBC Radio 4, Gary Brown
Short Film
2003, Short Film, The Painter, The Painter, 48 hour Film Challenge (Winner 2003), Steen Agro
1998, Short Film, Mr Spencer, Runners, Independent Film, Ashley Pearce

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Australian, East Anglian, Glasgow, Kerry, London*, Manchester, Northern, RP, Suffolk, Yorkshire
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Bass-Baritone, Blues, Harmonica*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Motorcycle Licence
Other Skills:Bricklayer (experienced), Improvisation

Training:

Manchester Metropolitan University School of Theatre

Leigh also holds a BOSIET (Basic Offshore Safety Induction Emergency Training) certificate.