MELODY GROVE

MELODY GROVE by Faye Thomas
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ROXANE VACCA MANAGEMENT
61 Judd Street, London WC1H 9QT
Phone: 020-7383 5971
E-mail: info@roxanevacca.co.uk
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Location:London, United Kingdom
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Playing Age:26 - 35 years
Appearance:White
Other:Equity
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Auburn
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm

Credits:

Nominated for BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS at the Olivier Awards 2016 and WINNER of the Clarence Derwent Award 2016, for her performance in 'Farinelli and the King'. She will reprise her role on Broadway with Mark Rylance from December 2017-March 2018.

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2018, Stage, Isabella Farnese, Farinelli & The King, Belasco Theatre, John Dove
2017, Radio, Narrator, Book of the Week - The Hungry Empire, BBC Radio 4, Eilidh McCreadie
2016, Stage, Prudencia, The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart, New York transfer/National Theatre of Scotland, Wils Wilson
2016, Television, Carrie, Call the Midwife, BBC/Neal Productions, Syd Mcartney
2016, Stage, Nicole, Milk, Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, Orla O'Loughlin
2016, Stage, Thetis/Andromache, THE ILIAD, Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh, Mark Thompson
2016, Stage, Isobel, THE AIR THAT CARRIES THE WEIGHT, Traverse Theatre/Stellar Quines, Muriel Romanes
2016, Radio, Jane, MCLEVY, BBC Radio 4, Bruce Young
2016, Radio, Agatha Christie, HOME FRONT, BBC Radio 4, Allegra McIlroy
2015, Stage, Isabella Farnese, FARINELLI AND THE KING, Shakespeare's Globe/West End/Sonia Friedman, John Dove
2015, Stage, Selah, LIGHTBOXES, Gridiron, Finn den Hertog
2015, Short Film, Alison, RE-ENACTORS, Roseline Entertainment, Justin Molotnikov
2015, Radio, Eugenie, VINCENT IN BRIXTON, BBC Radio 4, Gaynor MacFarlane
2015, Radio, Queen Catherine, SOVEREIGN, BBC Radio 4, Kirsteen Cameron
2015, Radio, Isabel, THE ANTIQUARY, Brill Production for BBC Radio 4, Clive Brill
2015, Radio, Nicole Diver, TENDER IS THE NIGHT, BBC Radio 4, Gaynor MacFarlane
2014, Stage, Catherine Blake, IN LAMBETH, Spellbound Productions and Southwark Playhouse, Michael Kingsbury
2014, Radio, Ursula Blackwell, PLANNING PERMISSION, BBC Radio 4, Gaynor Macfarlane
2014, Radio, Rima and Marjorie, LANARK, BBC Radio 4, Kirsty Williams
2013, Stage, Margaret, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING, The Old Vic, Mark Rylance
2013, Stage, Prudencia, THE STRANGE UNDOING OF PRUDENCIA HART, National Theatre of Scotland, Wils Wilson
2013, Radio, Bonnie Parker, THE TRUE STORY OF BONNIE PARKER, BBC Radio 4, Gaynor Macfarlane
2013, Radio, Marie, JUNGLE OF THE CITIES, BBC Radio 3, Jonquil Panting
2013, Audio, Narrator, Anne Veronica, Whitehouse Sound, Lorraine Richardson
2013, Audio, Narrator, Desperate Remedies, Whitehouse Sound, Lorraine Richardson
2013, Audio, Narrator, Idiopathy, White House Sound, Caroyn Oldershaw
2012, Stage, Gwendolen, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, Lyric Theatre, Belfast, Graham Mclaren
2012, Stage, Curley's Wife, OF MICE AND MEN, Royal Lyceum Theatre, John Dove
2012, Radio, Rosasharn, THE GRAPES OF WRATH, BBC Radio 4, Kirsty Williams
2012, Radio, Jordan Baker, THE GREAT GATSBY, BBC Radio 4, Gaynor Macfarlane
2012, Radio, Mercedes, THE CALL OF THE WILD, BBC Radio 4, Kirsty Williams
2012, Radio, Narrator, FEBRUARY ALONE, BBC Radio 4, Patricia Hitchcock
2012, Audio, Narrator, The Importance of Being Emma, White House Sound, Lorraine Richardson
2011, Stage, Lauren/Mother/Nurse, 2401 OBJECTS, Analogue, Hannah Barker and Liam Jarvis
2011, Stage, Formel, FORMEL, Reeling and Writhing, Julie Ellen
2011, Short Film, Hannah, A STATELY SUICIDE, Flyboy, Matt Cameron
2011, Radio, Ruby, COALITION, BBC Radio 4, Eilidh Mcreadie
2011, Radio, Alice Maitland, THE VOYSEY INHERITANCE, BBC Radio 4, Lu Kemp
2011, Radio, Sheila Baxter, A CASE FOR PAUL TEMPLE, BBC Radio 4, Patrick Rayner
2011, Radio, Narrator, FASCINATING MARION, BBC Radio 4, Eilidh Mcreadie
2011, Radio, Narrator, THE SUFFRAGETTE'S PARTY, BBC Radio 4, Eilidh Mcreadie
2011, Audio, Narrator, The Child Inside, White House Sound, Lorraine Richardson
2010, Stage, W, ONE NIGHT STAND, Tron Theatre, Sam Rowe
2010, Stage, Sarah, ROOM, Tron Theatre, Lu Kemp
2010, Stage, Baroness Fantasia De Wharff, SNOW WHITE & THE SEVEN DE'WHARFFS, Macrobert Arts Centre Stirling, Johnny McKnight
2010, Stage, Gwendolen, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, Royal Lyceum Theatre, Mark Thomson
2010, Short Film, Narrator, VENUS AND THE SUN, Ruby Films, Adam Randall
2010, Short Film, Lucy, Cant And Camber, Ugly Duckling Productions, Anna Henson
2010, Radio, Saskia, THE VANISHING, BBC Radio 4, Kirsty Williams
2010, Radio, Narrator, CHITTING, BBC Radio 4, Kirsteen Cameron
2010, Radio, Eliza, THE HOUSE OF MERCY, BBC Radio 4, Bruce Young
2010, Radio, Liesl, PHILIP AND SYDNEY, BBC Radio 4, Kirsty Williams
2010, Radio, Narrator, PEANUT BUTTER AND CELLO, BBC Radio 4, Eilidh Mcreadie
2010, Radio, Ada, SUNDAY, BBC Radio 4, Patrick Rayner
2010, Radio, Princesse, LA PRINCESSE DE CLEVES, BBC Radio 3, Kirsty Williams
2009, Stage, Joanna, THE GIRLS OF SLENDER MEANS, Stellar Quines/Assembly Rooms, Muriel Romanes
2009, Stage, Chiziko, ONE THOUSAND PAPER CRANES, Tron Theatre, Lu Kemp
2009, Short Film, Sarah, Sisters, Red Curtain Productions, Rupert Rand
2009, Radio, Catherine, RAVEN BLACK, BBC Radio 4, Kirsteen Cameron
2009, Radio, Narrator, FISH AND CHIPS (Short Story), BBC Radio 4, Kirsteen Cameron
2009, Radio, Marina, SPAM FRITTERS, BBC Radio Scotland, Kirsty Williams
2009, Radio, Curley's Wife, OF MICE AND MEN, BBC Radio 4, Kirsty Williams
2009, Radio, Narrator, THE BYZANTINE PASSAGE (Short Story), BBC Radio 4, Kirsteen Cameron
2009, Radio, Angela, WINTER STORM, BBC Radio 4, Kirsteen Cameron
2008, Short Film, Julia, Batman, Kayleigh Little
2008, Short Film, Beth, Virus, Sayzo Films, Ryan Henderson

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Midwest, American-Standard, Cockney, Edinburgh, German, RP*, Russian, Scottish-Standard, Spanish, Yorkshire
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Choral Singing, Contemporary Dance, Jazz Singing, Mezzo-Soprano*, Piano*, Recorder, Sight-Reading, Tin Whistle, Ukulele
Performance:Children's Theatre, Role Play, Story Telling
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Horse-jumping, Horse-riding, Swimming, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Juggling, Puppetry, Story Telling

Training:

Royal Scottish Academy Of Music & Drama, BA Acting, 3 years, 2006 - 2009

Notes:

Melody was nominated for the Olivier Award for Best Supporting Actress for Farinelli & The King.

Spotlight Prize Nominee, 2009