Spotlight: RUTH MURPHY


RUTH MURPHY by Scott Cadenhead
Photo: Scott Cadenhead
83 Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2ER
Phone: 07710 808395
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Height:5'1" (154cm)
Playing Age:15 - 28 years
Actual Age:30 years
Appearance:Mixed Race, Black-Caribbean, Latin American
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown

Currently appearing:

Stage Film school Site Specific Rehearsed Reading Educational Audio
2018, Stage, Mrs Ellison, Sunset Song, Leithheatre, Stephen Hajducki
2017, Stage, Mary Warren, The Crucible, Leitheatre, Mike Brownsell
2017, Stage, Debbie Douglas, The Amorous Ambassador, Leitheatre, Phyllis Ross
2016, Stage, Amelia, The House of Bernarda Alba, Leitheatre, Colin Peter
2016, Stage, Narrator Character, A Moral Trial, Asylon Theatre 24 Hour Play Project, Adam Tomkins
2016, Stage, Faith, The Quiet, Performing Arts Studio Scotland, Gordon Dougall
2016, Stage, Non-Narrative Play With Multiple Unnamed Roles, Attempts on Her Life, Performing Arts Studio Scotland, Scott Johnston
2015, Stage, Self, Shoes, Performing Arts Studio Scotland, Scott Johnston
2015, Stage, Sasha, My Romantic History, Performing Arts Studio Scotland, Ashling Findlay-Carroll
2013, Stage, Lucy, Robbie the Robot Learns English - And Saves the Day, Supertutor Scotland, Alison Munro
Film school
2016, Film school, Margot, Games Night, Ruaraidh McKay
2016, Film school, Jane, 5 out of 7, Gav Young
2015, Film school, Town Crier, Lysistrata, Queen Margaret University, Irvine Allan
2012, Film school, Newsreader 1, All the World's a Stage, Gary Harkins
2012, Film school, Student, Mortalis, Royal Conservetoire of Scotland, Julia Martin
2012, Film school, Ball Goer, The Last Waltz, Raffaele Ottaviano
Site Specific
2019, Site Specific, Ruth/Juliet/Lady Macbeth, Shakespeare's Women, National Trust of Scotland, Kate Stephenson
2019, Site Specific, Hayley Barton, Murder on the Mile, Not Cricket Productions, Kate Stephenson
Rehearsed Reading
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Various, The Vagina Monologues, Naomi Wallis-Ryder
2017, Educational, Experience Guide, Careers Hive, Edinburgh International Science Festival, Joan Davidson
2017, Audio, Alex/Narrator, A Kiss in The Dark, Pinewood Studios


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Edinburgh*, English-Standard, Estuary English, Glasgow, RP
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Singing (general)
(* = highly skilled)
Athletics, Badminton, Cycling, Horse-riding, Swimming, Swimming (Open Water)
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Scientist (qualified), Waiting Staff (experience)


Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Acting for Screen short course, August 2017

Edinburgh College, HND Acting and Performance, 2 years, 2014-2016

Armstrong Atlantic State University, Freshman year Theatre Major, Georgia Rotary Student Program, 2007-2008