YANA PENROSE by Jennie Scott
Photo: Jennie Scott
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Phone: 020-3077 1400
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E-mail: castings@bba.management
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Location:London , United Kingdom
Height:5'9" (175cm)
Weight:10st. (64kg)
Playing Age:21 - 30 years
Appearance:African-American, Black-Other Areas, Mixed Race
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Quality:Bright


Yana can next be seen playing Gretel in 'Hansel and Gretel' over Christmas. She has also just been selected to be part of the Royal Court Young Writers scheme in January 2019.

Stage Short Film Commercial Film Voice Over Television Further Credits
2018, Stage, Gretel, Hansel and Gretel, Derby Theatre, Sarah Brigham
2018, Stage, Phoenix, Phoenix and Turtle, Little Angel Theatre, Ian Nicholson
2018, Stage, Rihanna, All the girls standing in the line for the bathroom, The Noir Narratives, Atlanta Green
2017, Stage, Understudy Miranda/Puppeteer/Swing Puppeteer, Dinosaur World Live UK Tour, BOS Productions, Derek Bond
2016, Stage, Sarah, Emily Rising, Little Angel Theatre, Oliver Hymans
2016, Stage, Gertrude/Mum, Jack, Derby Theatre, Sarah Brigham
2015, Stage, Kathleen/Ensemble/Musician, A Christmas Carol, Derby Theatre, Sarah Brigham
2015, Stage, Jazz Penguin/Ol Joe, The Ballad of Rudy, Goblin Theatre/Manchester Royal Exchange, Andrew Barry
2014, Stage, Fran, Transitions, Theatre 503 Written Response, Saul Reid
2013, Stage, Petra, An Enemy of the People, Just Jones&, Rebecca Manson Jones
2013, Stage, Jasmin, Sense, Company Of Angels, Rob Drummer & Andrea Ferran
Short Film
2015, Short Film, Georgia, Baddies, Blame the Consumer, R.M Moses
2014, Short Film, Themis, E.D.D, Jonell Rowe
2014, Short Film, Belinda, The Dinner Party, Dai4films, Damien Swaby
2013, Short Film, Maeva (Lead), Unveiling Maeva, Cardy Films, Olan Collardy & Ola Masha
2012, Short Film, Grace (Lead), Broken Angel, Virginie Courbine
2015, Commercial, Young female shopper, Barclaycard Halloween campaign, BigSmall Tv LTD, Stephan Tottingham
2014, Commercial, Student, Walkers crisps, Weilands, Paul Weiland
2015, Feature Film, Jenny, Carnivore, Pinnacle Media, Simon Wells
Voice Over
2015, Voice Over, Yana, English language training, Oxford University Press, Martin Williamson
2016, Television, Snitch Synth, Humans 2, Channel 4, Francesca Gregorini
Further Credits
2018, Workshop, Various, FanSHEN R&D week, Northern Stage


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Cockney, Cornwall*, Heightened RP, London*, Northern, RP, West Country
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto*, Choral Singing*, Period Dancing, Polka, Street Dance, Trumpet, Waltz
Performance:Actor-Singer, BASSC-Rapier, Dagger & Unarmed (pass), Children's Theatre, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre
(* = highly skilled)
Archery, Running, Stage Combat
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Drama Workshop Leader, Puppetry, Puppetry-Bunraku, Puppetry-Hand, Puppetry-Rod