CLAIRE BURNS by Luce Newman-Williams
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50 Liverpool Street, London EC2M 7PY
Phone: 020 7224 9036
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Guangdong, China
Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Weight:9st. (57kg)
Playing Age:18 - 30 years
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Girlish


Claire is currently working on ‘The Body Snatcher’ with Thunder Road which opens in Harrogate Theatre and then goes on tour. She is also working on a show ‘The Paper Aeroplane’ with Lots of Odds theatre company which goes on tour next year. Her favourite project last year was at The Oldham Coliseum in Bread and Roses, ‘Claire Burns as the martyred Anna is astounding. She creates goose pimples as the ghostly presence with her beautiful voice.’ (Liveartalive). At the beginning of 2018 she was working on Seussical The Musical with 'Dramatic English'.

Stage Commercial Film Further Credits
2018, Stage, Scarlett, Red Riding Hood vs The Wolf, Splendid Productions, Lucy Cuthbertson
2018, Stage, Anna LoPizzo, Bread and Roses, Oldham Coliseum, Amanda Huxtable
2017, Stage, Thing 1, Seussical the Musical, Dramatic English, Helena Lee
2016, Stage, Isobel/Faye, Pure, Mikron Theatre Company, Stefan Escreet
2016, Stage, Rose, Canary Girls, Mikron Theatre Company, Marianne McNamara
2015, Stage, Nell Gwynn, Playhouse Creatures, Bruiser Theatre Company, The MAC theatre, Lisa May
2015, Stage, The Princess, The Princess and the Pea, Tutti Frutti/York Theatre Royal/Sheffield, Wendy Harris
2014, Stage, Corporal Jenny Starling, Isolated Incident, Dance Attic Studios, Hugh Futcher ('Carry On' Movies)
2014, Stage, Eileen Morrisson, I Don't Want To Set The World On Fire, New Vic Theatre, Conrad Nelson
2014, Stage, Emily/Lizzie, The Night Before Christmas, National Tour, Adam Bampton Smith
2013, Stage, Assunta, Napoli Milionaria, Italia Conti, Lawrence Evans
2013, Stage, Victoria, Cloud 9, Italia Conti, Sue Colgrave
2012, Stage, Calantha, The Broken Heart, Italia Conti, John Gillett
2012, Stage, Telephone Girl, Machinal, Italia Conti, Chris White
2012, Stage, Cissy Franks, Punk Rock, Italia Conti, Max Key
2011, Stage, Hannah Topping, Dandy Dick, Italia Conti, Kate WIlliams
2010, Stage, Lady Macbeth, Macbeth, Italia Conti, George Richmond Scott
2009, Stage, Juno, Juno and the Paycock, Burnavon Theatre, Gavin Quinn
2014, Commercial, Girl in wheelchair, Stonewall Commercial 'The Chant', Stonewall
2013, Film, Frannie, The Wedding, Italia Conti, David Skynner
Further Credits
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Honey, Child Z, Little Pieces of Gold, Suzette Coon
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Anne, An Apple A Day, Rose Theatre Kingston, Gavin McAlinden
2013, Short Film, Marla, Smack, London Film School, Tara Tchblakian
2008, Musical, Nancy, Oliver, Grand Opera House, Sheilagh O'Brien


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Belfast, Bristol, Cockney, Dublin, Heightened RP, Irish RP, Irish-Northern*, Irish-Southern, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern, RP, Spanish, West Country
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Folk Singing*, Guitar, Irish Step, Jive, Merengue, Mezzo-Soprano*, Piano, Salsa Dancing, Sight-Reading, Ukulele, Waltz
Performance:Actor-Musician, Actor-Singer, Musical Theatre, Professional Singer
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton, Running, Stage Combat, Swimming
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Balloon Modelling, Improvisation, Knitting, Translating


ITALIA CONTI ACADEMY, BA (Hons) Acting, 3 years, 2010 - 2013