ALEX MURDOCH by Brandon Bishop
Photo: Brandon Bishop
1st Floor, 37 Great Queen Street, London WC2B 5AA
Phone: 020-7831 4450
Fax: 020-7379 9777
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Weight:9st. 7lb. (60kg)
Playing Age:31 - 45 years
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short


Alex is returning in Snow White for NIE (New International Encounter) at the Tobacco Factory, Bristol this Christmas. She's recently been working on her play 'Light is on a Timer' for the RSC.

Stage Site Specific Television
2018, Stage, Cariad, Snow White, New International Encounter (NIE), Alex Byrne
2018, Stage, Alex, We Know Not What We May Be, Metis, Barbican, Zoë Svendson
2018, Stage, Headteacher, Nobody by Vivienne Franzmann, Bridget Keehan
2017, Stage, Little Monk, Life of Galileo by Bertholt Brecht, Young Vic, Joe Wright
2016, Stage, Performer, Lifegame, Improbable Theatre, Lee Simpson, Phelim McDermott
2016, Stage, Actress, Everything By My Side, LIFT Festival and Latitude, Fernando Rubio
2016, Stage, Passpartout, Around the World in 80 Days, New International Encounter (NIE), Alex Byrne
2015, Stage, Performer, Animo, Improbable Theatre, Lee Simpson and Phelim McDermott
2014, Stage, Performer, Permission Improbable, Improbable Theatre, Matilda Leyser
2015, Stage, Robbie, The Powercut Compendium, Cartoon de Salvo, Neil Haigh
2013, Stage, Bouffon, Islands, Research and Development, Caroline Horton, National Theatre Studio, Omar Elerian
2012, Stage, Permission Improbable, Research and Development, Improbable Theatre, Matilda Leyser, Lee Simpson, Phelim McDermott
2012, Stage, Howisson/Clown, The Irish Giant, Cartoon De Salvo, Alex Murdoch
2012, Stage, Various Roles (Long Form Impro) - 2010-2012, Made Up, Cartoon De Salvo
2010, Stage, Hayley - 2009 & 2010, Pub Rock, Cartoon De Salvo, Alex Murdoch
2009, Stage, Various Roles (Long Form Impro) - 2007-2009, Hard Hearted Hannah And Other Stories, Cartoon De Salvo
2004, Stage, The Queen/Ronald - 2003 & 2004, The Wooden Frock, Kneehigh, Co-prod BAC & West Yorkshire Playhouse, Emma Rice
2005, Stage, Judith/Esmee, The Ratcatcher Of Hamelin, BAC Christmas Show, Alex Murdoch
2002, Stage, Guest Improviser, Comedy Store Impro, Leicester Square & Manchester, Comedy Store Players
2002, Stage, Window Smasher Of St Just, Roger Salmon, Kneehigh, Emma Rice
2002, Stage, Olive - 2002-2008, Meat And Two Veg, Cartoon De Salvo, Alex Murdoch
2002, Stage, Three Inch, The Chaingang Gang, 2002-3, Cartoon De Salvo, Alex Murdoch
2002, Stage, Dascha / The Bookie, Ladies and Gentlemen, where am I?, Cartoon De Salvo, Alex Murdoch
2000, Stage, Bernie, Bernie and Clive, Cartoon De Salvo, Alex Murdoch
1998, Stage, The Dragon, Here Be Dragons, Cartoon De Salvo, Alex Murdoch
Site Specific
2009, Site Specific, Hayley, Pub Rock, Cartoon de Salvo, Alex Murdoch
2008, Site Specific, Clown, Crackers, The World Famous, Pippa Bailey
2007, Site Specific, Performer, Squib, The World Famous, Pippa Bailey
2003, Site Specific, Artist, The Finger, Cartoon de Salvo, Company Devised
2002, Site Specific, The Window Smasher of St Just, Roger Salmon, Kneehigh, Bill Mitchell
2000, Site Specific, Bobby, The Whippetsnatcher, Cartoon de Salvo, Company Devised
2000, Site Specific, Paloma, Ghost Nets, Kneehigh, Bill Mitchell
2017, Television, Magistrate, A Very English Scandal, Stephen Frears


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Cardiff, Cockney, French, Kent, London, RP, Scottish-Standard, Sussex, Swansea, Welsh-Northern, Welsh-Southern*, Welsh-Standard, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
A Cappella, Ballad, Banjolele, Bass Guitar, Blues*, Cabaret Singing, Contralto*, Double Bass, Flamenco, Folk Singing, Guitar, Jazz Singing, Jive, Mandolin, Rock 'n' Roll Dance, Rock Singing, Ukulele
Performance:Clown, Comedy, Musician-Professional, Physical Theatre
(* = highly skilled)
Running, Swimming, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Devising, Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Puppetry


Ecole Philippe Gaulier 1996-7, following degree at Central School of Speech and Drama.

Also attended workshops/training with RADA (Shakespeare course), Monika Pagneux, Keith Johnstone, Marcello Magni, John Wright, Improbable and Angela de Castro.

From 1998-2012 she ran Cartoon de Salvo theatre company, stepping back recently to focus on her independent work.