Photo: Stan Gamester
Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, EC1V 2NX
Phone: 020 3693 3830
Mobile: 07910 461170
Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:8st. 10lb. (55kg)
Playing Age:55 - 69 years
Appearance:Mediterranean, White
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Dolores has just finished a fifth national tour with the play Dirty Dusting, previously filming CBBC series, 'Danny and Mick' with Tiger Aspect Production Ltd and appeared in a Cloud Nine Theatre ' Planning for Jessie' in their 25th celebration

At the end of 2018 she appeared in a rehearsed reading at The Pier Pavilion and in a new writing night at Northern Stage..

Stage Musical Short Film Television Radio Further Credits
2019, Stage, Olive, Dirty Dusting, Artists International Management, Leah Bell
2018, Stage, Lettie, Christmas Cracker II, Hands On NE, David Farn
2018, Stage, Olive, Dirty Dusting, A I M, Leah Bell
2018, Stage, Marian, Fassbenderthon, Playing Up, Lewis Cuthbert
2018, Stage, Making Plans for Jessie, Cloud Nine, Peter Mortimer
2017, Stage, Olive, Dirty Dusting, Artists International Management, Leah Bell
2016, Stage, Olive, Dirty Dusting, Artists International Management, Leah Bell
2015, Stage, Producer / Assist Director, Dance To Your Daddy, The Customs House, David Cooke
2015, Stage, Grace, Entertaining Angels, Pier Pavillion, Peter Dawson
2013, Stage, Sister George, The Killing of Sister George, The Peoples Theatre, Clive Hilton
2012, Stage, Eleanor/lead, No Sex Please We're British, ION Productions Cusoms House, Gareth Hunter
2011, Stage, Director/Designer, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Peoples
2011, Stage, Evelyn (lead), Kindertransport, Westovian, Denver Codling
2010, Stage, Director/Designer, Dirty Dusting, The Customs House, Dolores Porrertta-Brown
2010, Stage, Production co-ordinator, Sleeping Beauty, The Customs House, Ray Spencer
2010, Stage, Queen Eleanor lead, The Lion In Winter, Pier Pavilion, Eddie McNamee
2009, Stage, Beverly lead, Abigals Part, Westovian, Michael Gallagher
2009, Stage, Nora (lead), Auf Wiedersehen Fred, The Little Theatre, D Porretta-Brown
2009, Stage, Compere/Dixen, Auf Wiedersehen Fred, Mind The Gap, D Porretta-Brown
2009, Stage, Bollards (lead), My Own Show, The Little Theatre, Michael Gallagher
2009, Stage, Pauline Lead, The Last Laugh, The Customs House, Neil Armstrong
2008, Stage, Betty (Lead), A Passionate Woman, Pier Pavilion South Shields, Denver Codling
2008, Stage, Director/designer, Autumn Days, The Customs House, Dolores Porretta-Brown
2008, Stage, Production Co-Ordinator, Goldilocks And The Three Bears, The Customs House, Ray Spenser
2005, Stage, Understudy to Olive (Lead), Dirty Dusting, Tyne Theatre, Robert C. Kelly/Michael Harrison (Qudos)
2005, Stage, Overall Designer/Casting/Script Adaption, Dolly Peel, Customs House South Shields, Dolores Porretta-Brown
2005, Stage, Beryl (Lead) /Elsie, Treesomes (Tour), Cloud Nine, Neil Armstrong
2004, Stage, Understudy to Lead Olive, Dirty Dusting, Theatre Royal Newcastle, D. Porretta-Brown
2006, Musical, (Lead), Here I Come, Peoples Theatre, Pat Haggerty
2005, Musical, Flossie, Fine Fine Fine, Denise Robertson/Gala Durham, Neil Armstrong
Short Film
2017, Short Film, Wife Emily, Transition, Beeches production, Charlotte Jenning
2012, Short Film, Nosey Neighbour, Gently Down The Stream, Thorn productions, Brian O'Glanby
2010, Short Film, Mrs Robinson, Birth Day, Northumbria
2010, Short Film, Mum, Clarity, Northumbria, Danielle Smith
2008, Short Film, Lead character, Swimming Pretty
2018, Television, Lady Fortesque, Danny and Mick, Tiger Aspect Productions Ltd, Rebecca Rycroft
2008, Television, Lady, Barker & Stonehouse Commercial, Dene Films, Steven Boyle
2008, Television, Main Lady, Barker and Stonehouse, Dene Films, Stephen Boyle
2015, Radio, Various Roles, Happy Hour, Spark Radio, Paul Dunn
2013, Radio, Lady Foxhunt, Misadventures, Sunderland REP, Paul Dunn
2013, Radio, Lady Agatha Foxhunt, Misadventures, Sunderland REP, Paul Dunn
2008, Radio, Lady, Barker & Stonehouse Commercial, Dene Films, Steven Boyle
Further Credits
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Angela, I Grieve, The Westovians, James Barton
2018, Rehearsed Reading, Angela, I Grieve, The Westovians, James Barton
2017, Rehearsed Reading, The Ghost of Christmas to Come, Edwina Scrooge, Hands On NE CIC, Peter Dawson
2015, Cabaret, Artistic Director, Drama Comedy Music, Hands On, Dolores Porretta-Brown
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Artistic Director, Drama Comedy Music, Hands On, Dolores Porretta-Brown
2015, Training Film, Spanish Grandmother, HP training video, Dependable Productions
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Director, Spending A Penny, Arts In Touch, Dolores Porretta-Brown
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Director, The One Thing, W O T, Dolores Porretta-Brown
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Alice lead, Alice, Write on tap, Ben Dickenson
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Mum lead, ERN, Star and Shadow, Kate Stevenson
2012, Event, Lady Armstrong, Cragside House, National Trust
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Val, Chyrsalis, Live Theatre, Sam Bell
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Lily lead, Living Room, Live, Melanie Rashbrooke
2012, Still Photography, Housewife, British Heart Foundation, Street Cast Models
2012, Still Photography, Passenger, Durham County Council, Boho Models
2011, Film, Office Manageress, Can't See The Woods For The Tress, Standing Stone
2011, Film, Prison Governess Lead, Pay As You Go, Keep It Moving, Simon Melborne
2010, Commercial, Sole Actor, Specialist Baths, Premier Baths, Boho Models
2010, Commercial, Main lady, Specialist Baths, Gainsborough Baths, Boho Models
2010, Commercial, South American Lead, Stryker Knee Replacements, Stryker, A S & K Media Partnership
2010, Video, Gypsy Perpetrator, Nothumbria Police, Supercrush Films, Chris Taylor
2008, Film, Landlady, Birdman


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Asian, Cockney, Cumbrian, Edinburgh, Fife, French, Geordie*, German, Glasgow, Indian, Irish-Northern, Italian, RP, Scottish-Standard, Spanish, Welsh-Standard
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, Italian, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics, Contralto, Piano, Recorder, Tap
Performance:After Dinner Speaker, Compere, Green Screen/Chroma Key, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Golf, Horse-riding, Running, Skiing, Swimming
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Director, Improvisation, Interpreter, Painting, Photographic Model, Pottery, Producer (professional), Theatre Design, Translator


After qualifing,I taught drama and art for ten years, have over forty years theatrical experiance and more recently in filming radio and TV