ABI ROBERTS

ABI ROBERTS by Kate Scott
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SPOTLIGHT
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Phone: 020-7437 7631
Fax: 020-7437 5881
E-mail: enquiries@spotlight.com
WWW: www.spotlight.com
THE VOICE AGENCY
Hudson House, 8 Tavistock Street, London, WC2E 7PP
Phone: 020-7240 2345
E-mail: info@thevoiceagency.co.uk
WWW: www.thevoiceagency.co.uk
Artist's Website: www.abiroberts.com
Location:London
Height:5'5" (165cm)
Weight:13st. (83kg)
Playing Age:31 - 45 years
Appearance:White
Nationality:British
Other:Equity
Eye Colour:Blue-Green
Hair Colour:Blond(e)
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Authoritative
Voice Quality:Husky

Credits:

Abi's hour stand-up show ANGLICHANKA, about studying opera in Moscow in the 90's and becoming the first UK stand-up to perform in Russia in Russian, received 5 star reviews and is about to go to the Edinburgh Fringe 2017 - UNDERBELLY Cowgate, 6.40pm 3-26 August (not 14th). Abi has just made two award winning short comedy films written and directed by Emmy-nominated Ruth Pickett and has been cast as joint lead in a full-length feature film working title 'Ronnie & Reggie' this Autumn alongside Sophie Pelham (Miranda). Abi also has two TV sitcoms and a radio pilot in development.

Credits
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Credits
2016, Comedy, Solo show/Standup in Moscow, Anglichanka, Moscow Comedy Bar, Terence Gibbons
2017, Short Film, Beverley, The Honeymoon, Square Cat Films, Ruth Pickett
2016, Comedy, Ginny Frankly, Frankly on Tuesday (with Gayle Tuesday), Guernsey Comedy Festival, Terence Gibbons
2016, Comedy, Ginny Frankly, Frankly on Tuesday (with Gayle Tuesday), Bawls Out Productions
2016, Film, Lesley, One Under, Square Cat Films, Ruth Pickett
2016, Radio, Guest appearance, Moscow Comedy FM, Moscow Comedy Radio
2016, Radio, Guest appearance, Outlook, BBC World Service
2016, Radio, Guest appearance, Radio 4 Midweek, Radio 4
2016, Radio, Guest comedian, Saturday Live, Radio 4, Louise Corley
2016, Radio, Guest appearance, Weekend, BBC World Service
2016, Stage, Solo standup show, Anglichanka, Bawls Out Comedy
2016, Television, Russian woman, Bucketless, SKY creative Pilot, Cameron Gordon
2016, Television, Presenter, Edinburgh Festival Live TV, Showbiz TV/SKY, David Henry
2016, Television, Guest appearance, London Live, Evening Standard TV (ESTV)
2015, Comedy, Solo show/Standup, Downtown Abi, Bawls Out Comedy, Terence Gibbons
2014, Comedy, Chat Show Host, Abi Roberts' Musical CID, Bawls Out Comedy, Terence Gibbons
2014, Comedy, Ensemble artist, Laughdance, The Pleasance Theatre, Stuart Richards
2014, Comedy, Edinburgh Solo Show, Twerk in Progress, Bawls Out Comedy, Terence Gibbons
2014, Voice Over, Various Roles, Richmond English ID, Tom, Dick and Debbie Productions
2013, Comedy, Stand-up comedy, Bloomsbury Theatre with Michael McIntyre, Eaves, James Mullinger
2011, Cabaret, Solo show, Abi Roberts Takes You Up the Aisle, TG Productions, Sarah Chew
2009, Radio, Guest Performer, Edinburgh Fringe Highlights, BBC Radio Scotland
2009, Stage, Various Roles, The Vagina Monologues, Mark Goucher Ltd, Timothy Sheader
2008, Short Film, As Herself, Beached, Beached Productions, Lisa Marks
2007, Stage, Various Roles, The Vagina Monologues, Mark Goucher Ltd, Tim Sheader
2007, Television, Panellist, Sounds like a laugh/pilot
2006, Ident, Lion Lady, Rome, Canal +/Greg Kyle Casting, Luciano Podcaminsky
2004, Stage, Charlie Hart, Taking Charlie, Sixth Floor Productions, Susan Tully
2003, Stage, Singer/Various Parts, Romeo and Juliet, Imaginary Forces/National Theatre, Michael Thomas
2002, Concert, Lead Singer, Abi Roberts Experience, Grand Avenue Productions, Rich Young
2001, Musical, Sister Priscilla/Myrtle, Wild Wild Women, Orange Tree Theatre, Timothy Sheader
2000, Feature Film, Jan, Sweet Dreams, Slice Films, The Heather Brothers
2000, Short Film, Miss Prism, The Good Ship Citizen, Outlaw Films/Sky, Martin Grainger
1999, Feature Film, PC Jones, Driven
1998, Comedy, Various Roles, Newsrevue Edinburgh Fest, Canal Cafe Theatre, Michael Eriera

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Bristol, French, Geordie, Glasgow, Heightened RP, Irish-Northern, Italian, Liverpool, RP, Russian, Welsh-Southern
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English, French, Italian, Russian
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
A Cappella, Ballad, Blues, Cabaret Dancing, Cabaret Singing, Choral Singing, Classical Singing, Coloratura mezzo-soprano, Contemporary Singing, Country Singing, Dance (general), Dramatic mezzo-soprano, Jazz Singing, Mezzo, Opera, Rock Singing
Performance:Actor-Singer, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Compere, Corporate Roleplay, Master of Ceremonies, Musical Comedy, Poetry Reading, Professional Singer, Public Speaking, Recording Artist, Repertory, Stand-up Comic, Story Telling, Voice Acting, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Boxing, Horse-riding, Ice Skating, Swimming, Trampoline
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Comedy Songwriting, Impersonation, Improvisation, Lyricist, Narration, Singing Teacher/Coach, Writer

Training:

Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Graduate in acting, 3 years