Spotlight: GEMSKII


 GEMSKII by Lesley Cook
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41 North Road, London N7 9DP
Phone: 020 7607 0872
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Weight:8st. 10lb. (55kg)
Playing Age:35 - 46 years
Appearance:Mediterranean, White
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Clear

Currently appearing:

3 x 5 star reviews of current one woman show:…/frin…/2016/joan-babs-sheila-too/

Stage Film Commercial Pantomime Improvisation Site Specific Cabaret Further Credits
2019, Stage, Voice, The Cut, Wrong shoe Theatre, Alfie Rackley
2019, Stage, B & 7, Not Pretty Like the Rainbow, Clean Break, Anna Herrman
2019, Stage, Jessica, Stephen Jeffreys memorial, Royal Court, Annabel Arden
2019, Stage, Narrator, Photographs, Rudolph Steiner theatre, Michael Greenwood
2018, Stage, Self, Happiness Is a Habit, Home Salisbury, Lauren Harbord
2018, Stage, Liz, Green, Get Over it, Paula Benson
2018, Stage, Elsie, Greased Lightning, Get Over it
2018, Stage, Rachel, Family Tree, Get Over it, Jodi E. Burgess
2018, Stage, Biondello, Taming of the Shrew, Highdown Gardens, Nick Young
2018, Stage, Lucetta/Outlaw/puppeteer, Two Gentlemen of Verona, Highdown Gardens, Nick Young
2018, Stage, Joan Littlewood et al, Joan, Babs & Shelagh Too, Conscious Theatre, Oliver Senton
2018, Stage, Clara, Canned, Get Over It Productions, Micha Mirto
2018, Stage, Prince, Bad Cinderella, Christine Ellerbeck, Didi Hopkins
2017, Stage, PIP, Cosmic Trigger, Cockpit theatre, Daisy Campbell
2017, Stage, Joan Littlewood, Barbara Windsor, Shelagh Delaney, Joan, Babs & Shelagh Too, Conscious Theatre, Oliver Senton
2017, Stage, Wolf, Little Red Riding Hood, DFI China
2017, Stage, The American Dream, Spiritual Playground, Wilderness, Lucy Baker
2016, Stage, Joan Littlewood, Barbara Windsor, Shelagh DeLaney,, Joan, Babs & Shelagh Too, Conscious Theatre, Oliver Senton
2016, Stage, Ursula, Soho, Printworks, Michele Frankle
2016, Stage, The American Dream, The Spiritual Playground, SGP, Loose Baker
2015, Stage, Joan Littlewood/Barabara Windsor/Shelagh DeLaney, Joan, Babs & Shelagh Too, Conscious Theatre, Andrew St John
2015, Stage, The American Dream, The Village Fair, SGP, Loose Baker
2014, Stage, Ruth, Family Life, Only Connect, Emma Kruger
2014, Stage, Meal Ticket, Conscious Theatre, Gemskii
2012, Stage, Jo, Seeing Red, Diverse City, Claire Hodgson
2012, Stage, Sydney, The Dark Room, Roof Theatre, Ana Baldaia
2012, Stage, Bosnian & Ensemble, Vagina Monologues, V-day London, Emma-Jane Richards
2011, Stage, Jack the Rapper, Night Kitchen Cabaret, A Night Kitchen Cabaret Productions, Rose Urquart
2010, Stage, One woman show, Parking Shmarking, Conscious Theatre, Gemskii
2010, Stage, One woman show, Transformation, Conscious Theatre, Conscious Theatre
2010, Stage, Toad, Ratty, Wind in the Willows, Flying Pizza Theatre, Tina Hoffman
2009, Stage, Puff, Beyond Our Ken, National Theatre, Richard Eyre
2009, Stage, Sun, Victory Over The Sun, The New Factory, Gary Merry
2008, Stage, Charlie, Missing Out, Clean Break, Anna Herrman
2008, Stage, Ludmilla, Plasticine, CT, Kirsty Housley
2008, Stage, Baloo, Shere Khan, King Louis, The Jungle Book, Flying Pizza Theatre, Marcus Fernando
2007, Stage, Mother, Greedy Snatchers, The Pleasance Theatre, Richard Marsh
2007, Stage, Lysistrata, Lysistrata, CT, Amanda Hill
2007, Stage, One woman show, Transformation, Conscious Theatre, Gemskii
2019, Film, Jessica, Art of War, Berwyn Films, Lewis Ward
2017, Film, Sederot, 15 Seconds, Signature Pictures, Jon Max Spatz
2017, Film, Fijona, Blindspot, Jack Davies/Spencer Hudson, Abigail Augustine, Wesley Nzinga
2017, Film, Woman, DeAgostini, Silversun Media, Heather Robinson
2015, Film, Frankie, The Secret Place, Mitchell Media, Mitchell Earle Pardington
2014, Film, Community, Off the page - PPE, Royal Court and Guardian, Hamish Pirie
2019, Commercial, Senior Nurse, AmBisombe, DLM Productions, Marco Mori
2019, Commercial, Patient - featured artist, Labour party political broadcast (Scotland), F1 Captain Productions, Simon Baker
2018, Commercial, #Adplogy, Thomas Thomas Films, Tiny Bullet
2018, Commercial, Mary, National Autistic Society, Knucklehead, Charlotte Regan
2017, Commercial, Older hip hop dancer, The Movement, Koala TV, James Rees
2014, Commercial, Solo Singer, St Mungo's TV Christmas Appeal, Blue Frog
2019, Pantomime, Evil Countess, Granny, Prince, Red Riding Hood, Rah Rah Theatre, Jude Spooner
2018, Pantomime, Prince, Bad Cinderella, Christine Ellerbeck, Didi Hopkins
2017, Pantomime, Jack, Mother Goose, Eva Long Productions, Eva Long
2018, Pantomime, Divine Delores - Ugly sister, Bad Cinderella, They are in the Building, Dave Wybrow
2018, Improvisation, Improvisor, Hollow Hotel, EmergencEngine
2017, Improvisation, The American Dream, Spiritual Playground, Secret Garden Party, Loose Baker
2016, Improvisation, Many, 3 words, Various, Andrew St John
2016, Improvisation, The American Dream, The Spiritual Playground, Secret Garden Party, Loose Baker
2015, Improvisation, American Dream, Spiritual Playground, Loose Baker
2014, Improvisation, Lolly pop Lady, The Village Hall, Secret Garden Party, Lucy Baker
2013, Improvisation, Comic Cleaner, Village Hall, Widerness, Lucy Baker
2010, Improvisation, Di Monte, 48 Hour Improvathon, Dana Anderson
2010, Improvisation, Teddy Boyd, The Last Resort, Impropriety, Paul Foxcroft
2007, Improvisation, Protagonist / Nemesis, Improvised Musical, CT, Ken Campbell
Site Specific
2016, Site Specific, The Host, C.D. Maxima, Conscious Theatre, Conscious Theatre
2009, Site Specific, Pulcinella, Carnival - Commedia del Arte, Italian Embassy, Didi Hopkins
2009, Site Specific, Ensemble, The Boiler Room, Clean Break/Frantic Assembly, Imogen Ashby
2013, Cabaret, Hand shadows, Animal Magic, Conscious Theatre, Gemskii
2013, Cabaret, Variety act, L-word, Conscious Theatre, Gemskii
Cabaret, Puppeteer, Animal Magic, Conscious Theatre, Gemskii
Further Credits
2019, Television, Featured artist, The Portuguese Times, RTP, Renato Guerra


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Midwest, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Belfast, Cockney, Dublin, Edinburgh, German, Glasgow, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern, RP, Welsh-Standard, Yorkshire
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
6 Step (Breakdance move)*, Bass Guitar, Break Dancing, Choral Singing, Choreography, Commercial Dance*, Dance (general)*, Freestyle Dance*, Guitar, Guitar-Electric, Lyric mezzo-soprano, Mezzo-Soprano, Singer-Songwriter, Songwriter
Performance:BADC Standard, Commentating, Immersive Performance, Live Roleplay, Living History, Master of Ceremonies, Motion Capture, Physical Theatre, Presenting, Public Speaking, Recording Artist, Role Play, Theatre In Education, TV Presenting, Voice Over
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Motorcycle Licence


East 15 Acting School, BA Contemporary Theatre, 2003-2007 VALEDICTORIAN

Clean Break 2001-2002

Numerous other training courses including Frantic assembly, Showstoppers, clowning residential and Musical theatre LIPA, Music theory grade 5