MELANIE STEVENS by Michael Shelford
Photo: Michael Shelford
Phone: 07856 587373
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Los Angeles County, California, United States
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Playing Age:18 - 28 years
Appearance:Eastern European, White
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Engaging

About me:

Melanie was nominated this year for Best Female Villain in the Great British Pantomime awards 2020 alongside Rita Simons and Lesley Joseph...

'But the strongest turn is Melanie Stevens’ malevolent stepmother – she is hissably unmissable.' - The Stage

Melanie is currently training at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts in Musical Theatre.

Stage Rehearsed Reading Audio Short Film Film Further Credits
2019, Stage, Stepmother, Cinderella, The Courtyard Theatre, Hereford, Estelle van Warmelo
2018, Stage, Carabosse, Sleeping Beauty, Camberley Theatre, Suzi Budd
2018, Stage, Cardiff, Dames, Rachel Kraftman Productions, Jamie Garven
2017, Stage, Pippa, Golf Course War Machine, No Boundaries, Luke Hereford
2016, Stage, Yara, Frozen, The Other Room, Bruno Chavez
2015, Stage, Ruthie/Ellen, Growth, Richard Burton Company, Sean Linnen
2015, Stage, Anna Sergemini, Joy House, Richard Burton Company, Firenza Guidi
2015, Stage, Carly, Reasons To Be Pretty, Richard Burton Company, Natasha Nixon
2014, Stage, Vera Lyndon, Strange Orchestra, Richard Burton Company, Jonathan Humphreys
2014, Stage, Autolycus, The Winters Tale, Richard Burton Company, Joe Murphy
Rehearsed Reading
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Isabella, Service Please, The Other Room, Bruno Chavez
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Mary, Blood, Bare Fiction, Zoe Waterman
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Beatrice, Much Ado about Nothing, RWCMD, Vik Sivalingam
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Beatrice, A View from the Bridge, RWCMD, Dave Bond
2018, Audio, Julia / Policewoman / Receptionist 2, Torchwood Series 6 - Vol 1, Big Finish Productions, Scott Handcock
2018, Audio, Prototype Films, Itza, Sophia Omar
2018, Audio, Isabella, Him and I (Podcast), Mae-Li Evans Productions, Mae-Li Evans
2016, Audio, Dr Larson / Woman, Torchwood, Big Finish Productions, Scott Handcock
2015, Audio, Voice Over, Corporate, Pemari Consulting
Short Film
2018, Short Film, Ashleigh, OK Kill, Mad Science Films, James Plumb
2017, Short Film, Cari (Nominated for Best actress TMFF awards), Cari, Blue Moon Productions, AlexanderJohn Williams
2017, Short Film, Heather, Billy, Big Mouse Productions, Thomas Savoury
2016, Short Film, Gang Leader, Neon Alley, BFI Film academy / Rural media company, Jade Christodoulides
2014, Short Film, Ellie, A Dance with Death, 441 Films, James Prygodzicz
2018, Feature Film, Kathleen, Forgotten Journeys, Late December Films / Tornado Films, D.A. Williams
Further Credits
2019, Concert, Lead Singer, Acapela Studios
2018, Concert, Sirens, Leeway Productions
2017, Event, Lottie, 10 Minute Musicals at Wales Theatre Awards, Leeway Productions, Angharad Lee
2016, Concert, Soloist, A Tribute to Dame Shirley Bassey, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, MD - Michael Morwood
2016, Concert, Soloist, An Evening with Peter Karrie, Peter Karrie
2015, Promo, Welsh Girl, Fa Cup Promo, BBC
2014, Street Theatre, Beth, Comets, Undeb Theatre Company, Kirsty Patrick Ward


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-East Coast, American-Standard, American-West Coast, Cardiff, Cockney, Devon, French, Heightened RP, London, Manchester, Polish, RP, Scottish-Standard, Swansea, Welsh-Southern*, Welsh-Standard, Yorkshire
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Cabaret Singing*, Choral Singing*, Dance (general), Harmony Singing*, Jazz Dancing, Jazz Singing*, Mezzo-Soprano*, Modern Dance, Period Dancing, Piano, Pop Singing*, Soprano*, Ukulele
Performance:Actor-Singer, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Musical Theatre, Radio Drama, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Boxing, Horse-riding, Stage Combat*, Swimming*, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Alexander Technique, Devising, Improvisation, Narration, Puppetry, Writer
Vocal Range:D3 to C6 (belt to F5)


Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, BA (Hons) Acting, 3 years, 2012-2015

Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, MA Musical Theatre, 1 year, 2020-2021

Holds CR1 visa for working in US