MARIA YARJAH

MARIA YARJAH by Nicholas Dawkes
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THE AVENUE
601 International House, 6th Floor, 223 Regent Street, Mayfair, London W1B 2QD
Phone: 020-7060 4975
E-mail: sandra@theavenueltm.co.uk
WWW: www.theavenueltm.co.uk
Location:London, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:9st. 7lb. (60kg)
Playing Age:21 - 25 years
Appearance:Black-African, Black-Caribbean, Black-Other Areas
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Friendly

Credits:

Appearing in 'Expensive Shit' at Soho Theatre, London, until 22nd April 2017

Commercial Music Video Musical Stage Television Voice Over Further Credits
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Commercial
2011, Commercial, Featured Dancer, Canada's Olympic Broadcast, Lucky Strike London
Music Video
2015, Music Video, Featured girl, Let's Get Lost, Imagine Reel, Alim Kamara
2012, Music Video, Cocktail Party Girl, Glitter and Gold - Rebecca Ferguson, Crossroad Films
2011, Music Video, School Girl, Skream, HSI London
Musical
2016, Musical, Maliki, How Lion Became King Of Tinga Tinga Land, Barisons, Iain Lauchlan
2015, Musical, Ensemble, Elvis - The Way It Is, Barisons, Brian Hill
2013, Musical, Maliki, How Lion Became King of Tinga Tinga Land, Barisons, Iain Lauchlan
2006, Musical, Patti(Lead), From Here to There, Brit School, Simon Stephens/Marcus Condron
2005, Musical, Ensemble, Let Me Die Alone, Broadway Theatre, Short and Jalloh
Stage
2017, Stage, Lady/Woman 3, Expensive Shit, Soho Theatre, Scottish Theatre Producers, Adura Onashile
2017, Stage, Lady/Woman 3, Expensive Shit, Scottish Tour, Scottish Producers, Adura Onashile
2015, Stage, Helena, The Sweethearts, Finborough Theatre, Daniel Burgess
2015, Stage, Olupe, Ladylogue, The Thelmas, Madeline Moore
2015, Stage, Olupe, Family Misfortune, Writers Avenue, Sandra Thompson Quartey
2011, Stage, An Audience With Krunch, Talawa Theatre, Gail Babb
2011, Stage, Krunch UK Tour, Talawa Theatre, Gail Babb
2010, Stage, Modupeh (lead), Wilberforce Bell, Dwight Short
2010, Stage, Krunch - Grahamstown Arts Festival, South Africa, Talawa Theatre, Amani Naphtali
2010, Stage, Synbella (Lead), My Divine, Dwight Short
2009, Stage, Krunch, Talawa Theatre, Amani Naphtali
2009, Stage, Lucy, A Kind Of Blue, Drill Hall Theatre & Identity Drama School, Anthony Taylor
2008, Stage, Mary Warren, The Crucible, Robert Powell Theatre, Brainne Edge
2006, Stage, Aphrodite(Lead), Agamemnon, Brit School, Phil Gunderson
Television
2016, Television, Presenter, The Magical Musical Roundabout, Ironstone Productions, Helen Sheppard
2016, Television, CSI Agent Kelly, 50 Ways to Kill Your Lover, Thumbs Up Productions, Nick Tebbet
2015, Television, Cat Woman, Red Dwarf Series XI, Baby Cow Productions, Doug Naylor
2007, Television, Teenager, 'Party From Hell' Reconstruction, Granada TV
Voice Over
2015, Voice Over, Vocalist, Guitar Hero, Pinewood Studios
2011, Voice Over, Radio Commercial, Krunch, Talawa Theatre, Gail Babb
Further Credits
2013, Workshop, PUG, The Doorway Day, Active Images, David Steadman
2012, Training Film, Alisha, Family Nurse Partnership, COI, Hiti Panahy
2010, Rehearsed Reading, She, She Is You, Talawa Theatre, Gail Babb

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African-West, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Cockney, London*, Manchester, Northern, RP
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
Krio
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
African Dance-Contemporary*, Alto
Performance:Children's Theatre, Musical Theatre
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Cycling, Running, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence

Training:

The Brit School of Performing Arts, Theatre, 2 yrs

University of Salford, School of Music, Media and Performance, BA Hons Media and Performance, 3 yrs

Identity Drama School, Theatre, 1 yr