Spotlight: MONTY LEIGH


MONTY LEIGH by Ben Wilkin
Photo: Ben Wilkin
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13 The Convent, 4 College Street, Nottingham NG1 5AU
Phone: 020 8133 5995
West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Weight:8st. (51kg)
Playing Age:20 - 35 years
Actual Age:27 years
Appearance:Hispanic, Mediterranean, White
Nationality:British, American
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Direct
Voice Quality:Husky

About me:

Monty is a part of Barbara Houseman's new all female company 'Dangerous Space,' who are working on a devised piece. She is working regularly in Immersive theatre and doing lots of playwriting! She is also founder and director of Sharp Scratches at Theatre Deli, a popular new writing night that tackles tough topics.

Stage Short Film Voice Over Educational Further Credits
2018, Stage, Bianca, Othello, London Theatre Company
2017, Stage, Erica, Torn Apart (Dissolution), No Offence Theatre Company, BJ McNeill
2017, Stage, Iago, Othello, HerStory Feminist Theatre Festival, Barbara Houseman
2016, Stage, Director/Founder/Curator, Sharp Scratches, Courtyard Theatre, Monty Leigh
2016, Stage, Erica, Torn Apart, No Offence Theatre, BJ McNeil
2015, Stage, Blaire, The Golden Rules of Friendship, Lost Theatre, Writer's Avenue Unleashed Showcase
2015, Stage, Paris, Dog, Dying, New Writers, Max Wilkinson
2014, Stage, Anna Wyndham-Pitts, THE GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR, N1 Theatre Company, Jason B. Moore
2014, Stage, Angie Clapcott, CLAW, N1 Theatre Company, Massimo Marinoni
2014, Stage, Chorus Leader, ELECTRA, N1 Theatre Company, June Abbott
2013, Stage, Angela, BLUEBIRD, N1 Theatre Company, Sarah Meadows
2013, Stage, Dolly Clandon, YOU NEVER CAN TELL, Court Theatre Training Company, Jeremy Young
2013, Stage, Rachel 2, SOBER, Court Theatre Training Company, Collaborative
2011, Stage, Adela, THE STREET OF CROCODILES, The Bridge House Theatre, Michael Perry
2019, Stage, Peta, Talk to Someone, Sharp Scratches, Jazz Brown
2019, Stage, Director, Home, Directors Cut at Southwark Playhouse, Monty Leigh
Short Film
2017, Short Film, Rita, Kindred Spirit, Heartbreak Productions, Peter Mimmack
2016, Short Film, Pianist, Wake, Simon De Selva
2016, Short Film, Florence, Kindred Spirit, HeartBreak Productions, Peter Mimmack
2014, Short Film, Sarah, HOXTON SQUARE, Black Lake Productions, Doug Rollins
2014, Short Film, Woman/Mother, The Secret of Happiness, Cillo Productions, Mark S. Wright
2013, Short Film, Roberta, LONDON, Spiridon Pictures, Theodor Karl Spring
Voice Over
2014, Voice Over, Pig/Chicken/Goat, CHARACTER VOICES, Pvolume, Peter Warnock
2014, Voice Over, Sarah, SMOOTH APPARATUS, Pvolume, Peter Warnock
2011, Educational, Livvy, EDUCATIONAL SHOW, Heartbreak Productions, Peter Mimmack
2011, Educational, Angela, Alcohol, HeartBreak Productions, Peter Mimmack
Further Credits
2018, Circus, Pierrot Clown, Magic of Data, Sneaky Experiences, Kat Martin
2018, Commercial, Young Mother, Long Live the Local, British Beer Alliance, Stink Productions
2018, Improvisation, Guard, Alcatraz - Brick Lane, London, Immersive Productions, Immersive Productions
2018, Improvisation, Lady Ada, Moonshine Saloon, Immersive Productions, Immersive Productions
2019, Improvisation, Twitch, Pirates of the Hidden Spirit, Inventive Productions, Sam Shearman


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Birmingham, Cockney, Essex, Galway, Geordie, Heightened RP, Irish-Southern, London, Manchester, Midlands-East, Midlands-West, RP, Sunderland, Warwick*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Contact Improvisation, Contemporary Dance, Period Dancing, Piano*
Performance:Actor-Singer, BADC Intermediate, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Laban Training, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Public Speaking, Spoken Word
(* = highly skilled)
Air Rifle Shooting, Horse-jumping, Horse-riding*, Horse-riding (Western Style), Ice Skating, Jousting, Rounders, Skiing, Stage Combat, Swimming
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Assistant Director (experienced), Bartender, Blogger, Drama Workshop Leader, Horse Training, Improvisation, Mixologist, Movement Director/Coach, Workshop Leader (Acting)


The Court Theatre Training Company, BA (Hons) Acting, 2 years, 2012 - 2014