ADURA ONASHILE by Claudia Coulter
Photo: Claudia Coulter
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Fifth Floor, Trongate 103, Glasgow G1 5HD
Phone: 0141 553 5403
Mobile: 07710 973858
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Weight:10st. (64kg)
Playing Age:26 - 35 years
Appearance:African-American, Black-African, Black-Caribbean
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Precise
Voice Quality:Warm


Adura is currently developing work with The Traverse Theatre, The National Theatre of Scotland and Contact Theatre, Manchester.

Stage Workshop Radio Rehearsed Reading
2018, Stage, Tekla, Creditors, The Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh, Stewart Laing
2017, Stage, There is A Light, Contact Theatre, Manchester, Adura Onashile
2017, Stage, Various, Flight, Vox Motus, Candice Edmunds, Jamie Harrison
2016, Stage, Expensive Shit, WOW Festival, Southbank centre, Adura Onashile
2016, Stage, Performer, Last Dream, Europe Theatre Prize Festival, Kai Fischer
2015, Stage, Solo Performance, HeLa, HIFA Festival, Zimbabwe, Adura Onashile/Graham Eatough
2015, Stage, Performer, Last Dream, National Theatre Scotland, Kai Fischer
2014, Stage, Solo Performance, HeLa, World Tour, Adura Onashile/Graham Eatough
2014, Stage, Ophelia, Ophelia, Untitled Projects/PlayPiePint, Stewart Laing
2013, Stage, Performer, Dragon, Vox Motus, Candice Edmunds & Jamie Harrison
2013, Stage, Solo Performance, HeLa, Edinburgh festival, Adura Onashile/Graham Eatough
2013, Stage, Martha, Roadkill, St Annes Warehouse New York/Chicago Shakespeare, Cora Bisset
2012, Stage, Scheherazade, Arabian Nights, Tricycle Theatre, Kilburn, Lu Kemp
2012, Stage, Mother, Skewered Snails, Ramesh Maryappam/Iron-Oxide, Max Webster
2011, Stage, Martha, Roadkill, Barbican/Theatre royal Stratford East, Cora Bisset
2011, Stage, The Writer, David Leddy's Untitled Love Story, Fire Exit, David Leddy
2010, Stage, Martha, Roadkill, Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, Cora Bisset
2010, Stage, Marjanah/ Sorceress, Arabian Nights, RSC, Dominic Cooke
2009, Stage, Angellica Bianca, The Rover, The Southwark Playhouse, Naomi Jones
2008, Stage, Various Roles,, Making The Most of Difference (Forum Theatre), Zimbabwe,Colombia,South Africa, Fiji, Los Angeles, The Ukraine, etc.
2008, Stage, June, John and June, Arts Council, JR Doxy
2007, Stage, Christine, Ma Vie En Rose, Young Vic, Pete Harris
2007, Stage, Medea, Medea, Theatre Royal Stratford East, Suba Das
2007, Stage, Jessamy, The Icarus Girl, The Arcola, Holly Race
2006, Stage, Tutsi Prostitute, The Overwhelming, The National Theatre, Max Stafford-Clark
2006, Stage, Witch/Gentlewoman, Macbeth, Out of Joint, Max Stafford-Clark
2005, Stage, Ruby, The Red Ladies, The Clod Ensemble, Suzy Wilson
2004, Stage, Wiz, Hippity Hop, The Lyric Hammersmith, Tim Webb
2004, Stage, Oberon, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Pegasus Theatre (Oxford school of drama), Jarka Heller
2004, Stage, Goldie, Hello From Bertha (Oxford School of Drama), Anna Linstrum
2004, Stage, Hecuba, Trojan Women (Oxford school of Drama), Mollie Guilfoyle
2016, Workshop, RD Laing, RD Laing, National Theatre of Scotland, Sam Pritchard
2016, Workshop, Performer, State of Education, RSC, Lu Kemp
2015, Workshop, Sam, Swallow, Traverse Theatre, Orla O'Loughlin
2012, Workshop, Various, 12 proposals for a better Europe, Belarus Free Theatre/ West Yorkshire Playhouse, Nicolai Khalezin
2009, Workshop, Various Roles, Examining the NHS, National Theatre Studio, Max Stafford-Clark
2008, Workshop, Various Roles, Contemporary Chorus, National Theatre Studio, Struan Leslie
2008, Workshop, Denver, Beloved, National Theatre Studio, Suba Das
2017, Radio, Various, The Truth about Hawaii, BBC Radio 4
2015, Radio, Amira, Triple Word Score, BBC Radio 4, Gaynor Macfarlane
2011, Radio, Hanatu, Red Enters the eye, BBC Radio 4, Clive Brill
2007, Radio, Tutsi Prostitute, The overwhelming, BBC Radio 3, Max Stafford-Clark
Rehearsed Reading
2014, Rehearsed Reading, The Lamplighter, The Lamplighter, The Book Festival Edinburgh, Alison Peebles


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African-West, American-Standard, London, Nigerian, RP*
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
African Dance-Contemporary*, African Dance-Traditional, Alto, Rumba, Salsa Dancing*
Performance:Dancer-Professional, Physical Theatre, Story Telling
Other Skills:Director, Writer