Spotlight: PEPA DUARTE


PEPA DUARTE by Bernadette Oz
Photo: Bernadette Oz
25 Friars Clode, Ilford, IG1 4AZ
Phone: 020 8144 7529
110 Timber Wharf, 32 Worsley Street, Manchester M15 4LD
Phone: 0161-881 8844
The Basement, 77 Blythe Road, Shepherds Bush, London W14 0HP
Phone: 020-7987 0951
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'2" (157cm)
Playing Age:20 - 35 years
Actual Age:28 years
Appearance:Latin American, Mediterranean, Mixed Race
Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Quality:Clear

About me:

Pepa Duarte is a Latinamerican actor, theatremaker and improviser graduate from MA Theatre Lab at RADA. Her solo show EATING MYSELF will be on from 31st of March - 2nd of April at Battersea Arts Centre. Recently appearance in Trouble Will Find Us, feature film by Alexander Milo. Her drag persona Senorita Rita has performed in Southwark Playhouse, Arcola Theatre, BAC, Richmix, amongst many others.

Stage Cabaret Workshop Comedy Voice Over Commercial Short Film Further Credits
2020, Stage, Main Role, Eating Myself / one-woman show, Sergio Maggiolo
2019, Stage, Her, Latinx Sratch, Untold Collective, Almiro Andrade
2019, Stage, Marisa, One night (R&D), Crowded Room, Mark Knightley
2019, Stage, Alicia, G, Mistral (R&D), Head for Heights, Sue Dunderdale
2019, Stage, Prospero, This Noisy Isle, Spun Glass Theatre, Ross Drury
2019, Stage, Assistant Director, The Clinic, Southwark Playhouse, Youth Company, Ellen Harvard
2018, Stage, Ensemble, LeaVES: a workshow, La Fura Dels Baus, Pep Gatell
2018, Stage, Ensemble, Afterlives: an investigation, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Peader Kirk
2019, Stage, Marta, Viudas, Latin Stage, Gledys Ibarra
2018, Stage, Hermia, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, Daniela Peleanu Hardie/Juri Nael
2018, Stage, Emma, The eyes, Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, Simona Gonella
2018, Stage, Castiza, The Revenger's Tragedy, Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, Peta Lily
2017, Stage, Mother Courage/Sergeant, Mother Courage by Bertolt Brecht, Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, Guillaume Pigé
2017, Stage, Father Juan/Juan Son/Clorita (Grandmother), El Anhelo de Juan, Trot Theatre, Leonor Estrada
2017, Stage, Matilde, Deshuesadero, Physical Theatre Company, Fernando Castro
2015, Stage, Lead Role, Tu voz persiste, Physical Theatre Company, Fernando Castro
2019, Stage, Marisa, One night (R&D), Crowded Room, Mark Knightley
2019, Cabaret, Señorita Rita, OCCUPY Party, Battersea Arts Centre - Young Producers Old Vic
2019, Cabaret, Senorita Rita, FLAWA Festival, Movimientos - Rich Mix, Teresa Guanique
2019, Cabaret, Señorita Rita Drag Queen, Barrio, SouthWark PlayHouse, Mary Ann Vargas
2017, Cabaret, Señorita Rita, Rada's Drag Race, Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, Juri Nael
2019, Cabaret, Senorita Rita, Heat Night, Cabaret Awards 2019, Phoenix Arts Club
2019, Workshop, Lead Facilitator, Schools Club, Old Vic, Euan Borland
2019, Workshop, Actor R&D, Spider Girls, Head for Heights, Sue Dunderdale
2019, Workshop, Workshop leader, Identity & Performance for young Latin American Women, Sin Fronteras & Kings College
2018, Workshop, Workshop leader, Vulnerability in improvisation: the endless opportunities, Comedy Cafe Berlin, Pepa Duarte
2019, Workshop, Teacher, Improv Master Class, Southwark Playhouse, Youth Company, David Workman
2017, Comedy, International Improv Ensemble, SLAPDASH 2017 International Improv Festival, The Nursery Theatre, Jon Bolden
Voice Over
2018, Voice Over, DHL, The Voice Gallery
2019, Voice Over, Latinamerican Indigenous Activist, ¡Viva la Resistencia! - Voices of Latin America, Latin America Bureau, Kary Stewart
2019, Voice Over, Corporate voice over, SEDEX, The Voice Over Gallery
2017, Commercial, Model, Did you see the video, Señor Z, German Tejada
2016, Commercial, Model, Supermarket campaign, Señor Z, German Tejada
Short Film
2017, Short Film, Elisa, Para Elisa, PUCP, Lorena Garcia
2019, Short Film, Actor/dancer, Balance for the Better, International Women's Day Kodak Film, Illuminatrix, Tansy Simpson
Further Credits
2017, Music Video, Character, Cardo o Ceniza, Imaginario Colectivo, Ian Ilbert


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Argentinian, Latin American*, Mexican, Spanish
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Spanish*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Contemporary Dance, Dance (general), Guitar, Mezzo-Soprano, Salsa Dancing, Singing (general), Ukulele
Performance:Clown, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Commedia Dell'Arte, Corporate Roleplay, Immersive Performance, Interactive Performance, Laban Training, Lip Sync, Live Roleplay, Mask, Meisner Technique, Outdoor Performances, Physical Comedy, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Presenting, Promenade Theatre, Public Speaking, Role Play, Spoken Word, Story Telling, Street Theatre, Theatre In Education, Viewpoints, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
CrossFit, Cycling, Swimming*, Swimming (Open Water)*, Yoga (Ashtanga)
Other Skills:Alexander Technique, Assistant Director (experienced), Biomechanics, Drama Coach (professional), Drama Workshop Leader, Workshop Leader, Workshop Leader (Acting)


Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, MA Theatre Lab, 1 year, 2017-2018