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SASKIA PAY by Kate McDonald
Photo: Kate McDonald
35 Plymouth Grove, Radcliffe, Manchester, M26 3WU
Phone: 07861 778330 / 0161-724 4880
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Playing Age:18 - 26 years
Appearance:Hispanic, Mediterranean, White
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Friendly

About me:

Working as a Co-Creator on Omidaze Productions 'The Democracy Box' R&D (Dir. Yvonne Murphy)

Stage Voice Over Film Musical Opera Rehearsed Reading Site Specific Workshop
2020, Stage, Rapper/Writer, In Her Own Words, Girls With Guile, Kate Mitchell
2019, Stage, A, In The Beetle Black Dark, The Other Room, Alice Eklund
2019, Stage, Antigone, Welcome To Thebes, LIPA, Gemma Kerr
2018, Stage, Tanya Jones, Second Person Narrative, LIPA, Jonathan Glew
2018, Stage, Beatrice, Much Ado About Nothing, LIPA, Chris Tomlinson
2018, Stage, Various Roles/Ensemble, Second Person Narrative, LIPA, Jonathan Glew
2018, Stage, Popova, The Bear, Young Everyman Playhouse, Natasha Kondrashova
2017, Stage, Sganarelle, Don Juan, LIPA, James Baker
2017, Stage, Yelena, Uncle Vanya, LIPA, Steve Buckwald
2015, Stage, Lawyer/Ensemble, Caucasion Chalk Circle, National Youth Theatre of Wales, Bruce Guthrie
2015, Stage, Kay, Love, The Other Room, Brennig Hayden
2014, Stage, Ensemble, How Do You Eat An Elephant?, National Youth Theatre of Wales, Jude Christian
Voice Over
2018, Voice Over, Age Connects Cardiff & The Vale, Dakona, Jamie Hunt
2018, Voice Over, Claire, Jurassic World Student ADR, LIPA, Xena Kirby
2018, Film, Abi, Fault Lines, LIPA, Philip Wood
2017, Film, Emily, Soul Society (Music Video), Dakona, Jamie Hunt
2020, Musical, Lili Coste, Songs of Innocence (London Showcase), Stormy Teacup Productions, Berwyn Jones
2019, Musical, Lili Coste, Songs of Innocence, Stormy Teacup Productions, Berwyn Jones
2016, Musical, Various, Table for Twelve, LIPA, Elinor Randle
2012, Musical, Pilar, Salsa Sisters, Youth Music Theatre UK, Steven Dexter
2011, Musical, White Knight, Jabberwocky, Youth Music Theatre UK, Joe Douglas
2009, Opera, Children's Chorus, Queen of Spades, Welsh National Opera, Richard Jones
2005, Opera, Chorus, The Most Beautiful Man From the Sea, Welsh National Opera
Rehearsed Reading
2020, Rehearsed Reading, Jess, Pavillion (Digital Reading), Far Away Plays, Chelsey Gillard
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Annie, I Am Seen, The Other Room, Alice Eklund
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Mol/Mother, A Rakes Progress (R&D), Jonathan Glew
Site Specific
2018, Site Specific, Evelyn Taylor, Red and Black, LIPA/Slung Low, Alan Lane
2020, Workshop, Co-Creator, The Democracy Box (R&D), Omidaze Productions, Yvonne Murphy


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Liverpool, London, Northern, RP, Welsh-Northern, Welsh-Southern*
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Welsh
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
A Cappella, Accordion, Choral Singing, Classical Singing, Contact Improvisation, Contemporary Singing, Dance (general), Dramatic mezzo-soprano, Folk Singing, Harmony Singing, Jazz Singing, Mezzo-Soprano*, Percussion, Piano, Pop Singing, Rap, Saxophone, Soprano
Performance:Actor-Musician, ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Immersive Performance, Laban Training, Meisner Technique, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Promenade Theatre, Verbatim Theatre, Voice Acting, Voice Over
Other Skills:Alexander Technique, DBS (CRB) clearance, Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Writer
Vocal Range:D3 to D6 (belt to F5)


Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, BA Acting, 2016-2019

Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, Foundation in Acting and Musical Theatre, 2015-2016

Represented LIPA at the Stephen Sondheim Student Performer of the Year Heats (2019) and AESS Timothy West & Prunella Scales Speech Prize for Actors (2017)