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DEENA PAYNE by Nick James
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2nd Floor, 52 Port Street, Manchester, M1 2EQ
Phone: 0161-228 0236 / 020-7734 7887
Phone: 020-7734 7887
North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Weight:8st. 3lb. (52kg)
Playing Age:51 - 60 years
Appearance:Hispanic, Latin American, Mediterranean, White
Other:Equity, Musicians Union
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Earthy
Voice Quality:Strong

About me:

Television Stage Musical Pantomime Recording Commercial
Television, Irene, Crime Stories, Talkback, Exec Producer: Paul Marquess
Television, Viv Windsor - Series Regular 1993-2011, Emmerdale, Yorkshire Television
Television, Diana Corbet, The Bill, Thames Television, Denny Lawrence
Television, Louise, Tales Of Sherwood Forest, Central Television
Television, Singer/ Dancer/ Kitten, Jack Good's Oh Boy!, ITV, Jack Good
Television, Dancer, Engelburt Humperdink Show, ITV, Nigel Lythgoe
Television, TSD (Dancer), Get it Together, Granada, Terry Scobel
Television, Dancer, Alan Stewart Show, STV
Television, Dancer, Hogmanay Show, STV
2018, Stage, Pearl, Ladies' Day, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre, Alisdair Harvey
Stage, Marion, On Tidy Endings written by Harvey Fierstein, Tristan Bates Theatre, Dan Phillips
Stage, Cora, Calender Girls National Tour 8, David Pugh, Jack Ryder
Stage, Cora, Calendar Girls, tours 6, 7, 9, National Tour, David Pugh Ltd, Jack Ryder
Stage, Various Roles/ Assistant Director/ Choreographer, Various Productions, Hornchurch Repertory, Bob Tomson
1985, Stage, Josie, Steaming, Hornchurch rep, Bob Tomson
Musical, Kath Casey, Our House (UK Tour), Immersion Theatre, James Tobias
Musical, Sheila, One Careful Owner, Bill Kenwright Ltd, Bob Tompson
Musical, Beehive - Alison, Beehive, Northern Stage Theatre, Steve Whatley
Musical, Jolly Sister, Who's A Lucky Boy, Royal Exchange Theatre, Brahame Murray
Musical, Only In America, Moss Empires, Ned Sherrin
Musical, Alter Ego, They're Playing Our Song - Original West End Production, Ray Cooney, David Taylor
Musical, One of 'Two Ladies', Cabaret, Coventry Belgrade Theatre
Musical, Dancer, The King, Noel Pearson
Musical, Singer/ Dancer, Shadow of a Thin man, B.A. Robertson, B.A. Robertson
Musical, Dancer/ Singer, Big Sin City, Bill Kenwright, Bill Kenwright
Pantomime, Wicked Queen, Snow White, Extravaganza Productions, Richard Chandler
Pantomime, Carabosse, Sleeping Beauty, Simon Barry, Simon Barry
Pantomime, Fairy Godmother, Cinderella/Darlington, Qdos, Ed Curtis
Pantomime, Wicked Queen, Snow White at Manchester Opera House, First Family Entertainment, Warwick Davis
Pantomime, Dancer, Bromley Pantomime, Bromley
Recording, Cats UK (Girl Band), Luton Airport, WEA Recording
Recording, Session singer, Various, Many, Many
Commercial, Dancer, Yoghurt commercial and Ritz biscuit commercial, ITV


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, Birmingham, Essex*, Leicester, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Midlands-East, Midlands-West, Nottingham, Sussex, Warwick, West Country, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
French, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics, Alpha (Breakdance move)*, Alto*, Ballet*, Blues, Cabaret Dancing, Cabaret Singing, Choreography, Drums, Pilates-instructor*, Pop Singing*, Rock Singing, Salsa Dancing*, Singing (general), Tap
Performance:Actor-Singer, ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Comedy, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Singer-Professional, TV Presenting, Voice Acting, Voice Over + Home Studio
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton, Fitness Instructor (qualified), Horse-riding, Netball, Squash, Yoga*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Aromatherapist, Choreographer (professional), Cooking/Baking, Dance Teacher, Director, Personal Trainer-qualified, Pilates (qualified matwork instructor), Qualified Massage Therapist, Reflexologist (ITEC), Reiki
Vocal Range:C2 to C4 (belt to C5)


Arts Educational, Dance and drama diploma,

Acting coaches: Nina Finburgh and Carlyn Gyln

Maurice Burman school for singing