CHRIS BARLTROP by Ashleigh Cadet
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18 Earlsdon Avenue South, Coventry CV5 6DT
Phone: 024 7669 1900
Mobile: 07941 133812
Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom
West Berkshire, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:6'2" (187cm)
Weight:13st. (83kg)
Playing Age:60 - 70 years
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Grey
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Sincere
Voice Quality:Strong


Performing my own one-man play 'Audacious Mr Astley' 1st to 25th August at the Pleasance Courtyard as part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Television Stage Further Credits
2017, Television, Robert (silent role), My Country: A Work in Progress (not the play, a TV special), National Theatre, Rufus Norris
1996, Television, Ringmaster / Director, Moscow State Circus sequence, Royal Variety Performance, BBC TV
1980, Television, Ringmaster, Strangers, Granada TV
1979, Television, Ringmaster, The Dick Emery Show, BBC, Harold Snoad
2017, Stage, Director, Anne Boleyn, Here to There Productions, Chris Barltrop
2016, Stage, Director, Bull, Here to There Productions, Chris Barltrop
2016, Stage, Director, The Yalta Game, Here to There productions, Chris Barltrop
2015, Stage, Pastor Manders, Ghosts, Here to There, Andrew Whittle
2015, Stage, Dogberry, Much Ado About Nothing, Here to There, Carl Walker
2014, Stage, Malvolio, Twelfth Night, TwoScoreYears+10 / RSC Open Stages, Julie Porter
2011, Stage, Colonel Pickering, Pygmalion, Tread the Boards, Sarah Methuen
2011, Stage, Giles Corey, The Crucible, Tread the Boards, James Beedham
2011, Stage, Antonio, Twelfth Night, The Invitation Company, Worcester, Chris Jaeger
2010, Stage, Antonio, Much Ado About Nothing, The Invitation Company, Worcester, Chris Jaeger
2010, Stage, Mr Fowler, Separate Tables, Swan Theatre Amateur Company, Worcester, Chris Barltrop
2006, Stage, Serge, Art, Conquest Theatre, Bromyard, Nic Walentowicz
2005, Stage, Laurie Lee, Cider with Rosie, Swan Theatre, Worcester, Chris Jaeger
2017, Stage, Director, Anne Boleyn, Here to There Productions, Chris Barltrop
Further Credits
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Reader, Poems of Britain's Tea Poet, Elizabeth Darcy Jones, Myself
2014, Event, After dinner / lunch speaker, My Life In The Circus, The Speakers Agency
2014, Short Film, Town Clerk (19thC), Town History Visitor Guide, Bishop's Castle Town Council, Carl Walker / Wild Edric Films
2013, Circus, Ringmaster (in French language) 15 years, Grand Cirque de Noel de Toulouse, Pierre Lartigue
2013, Event, Actor (multi-role) / Presenter in French language, Black Beauty, Centre d’Eco-Etho Recherches, Drôme, France, Myself
2013, Recording, Jacob & all his 12 sons, Zurburan paintings, Auckland Castle, Co Durham, Auckland Castle Trust, Myself
2012, Event, Deviser/Producer/Presenter, Royal Serenade for HM The Queen, Herefordshire County, Chris Barltrop
2012, Rehearsed Reading, William Shakespeare, Queen Elizabeth II, Appletree Theatre / Shakespeare 2012, Chris Barltrop
2010, Event, Angelo di Fiore, Murder Mystery, Appletree Theatre, Carl Walker
2010, Journalism, Reporter, Saturday Morning Show, BBC Hereford & Worcester
2000, Circus, Ringmaster, Moscow State Circus, Great Russian Circus, Natalia Makovskaya
2000, Promo, Ringmaster / Host at the Moscow State Circus, Regional TV News (many!), BBC News / regional TV news
1996, Circus, Ringmaster (in German language), Weltweinachtscircus Koln, Stardust Productions, Patrick Rooseel
1994, Circus, Ringmaster, Zippo's Circus, Zippo's Circus, Martin Burton
1992, Video, Ringmaster, Carnival 2000, Prefab Sprout
1991, Video, Ringmaster, Never Knew Love, Rick Astley
1984, Circus, Ringmaster, Gerry Cottle's Circus, Gerry Cottle's Circus, Gerry Cottle / myself
1979, Circus, Ringmaster, Great Yarmouth Hippodrome Circus, Jays' Productions, Peter Jay


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Black Country, Cockney, East Anglian, English-Standard*, French, Geordie, Irish-Northern, London*, RP, South African
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French*, German, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Bass-Baritone, Folk Singing, Guitar, Singing (general), Ukulele
Performance:Actor-Musician, After Dinner Speaker, Compere, Green Screen, Master of Ceremonies, Poetry Reading, Public Speaking, Radio Presenting, Ring Master, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Cycling, Swimming
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Forklift Truck, HGV Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Improvisation, Interpreter, Journalist, Public Speaking Coach, Writer


East 15 Acting School, Acting, 3 years, 1968 - 1971