CATHY MCMANAMON by Claire Grogan
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11 Beech Drive, London, N2 9NX
Phone: 07715 413435
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'5" (165cm)
Weight:8st. 5lb. (53kg)
Playing Age:38 - 48 years
Nationality:British, Irish
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Auburn
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Friendly
Voice Quality:Melodious

About me:

Happy to have recorded solo lines on this NHS tribute ( link)

Musical Film Stage Commercial Television Cabaret Rehearsed Reading Opera Video Further Credits
Musical, Nora MulQueen, Maggie May, SWD Productions, Matthew Ilffe
Musical, Anita (Original Cast), Girls Night, National /Number 1 Tour, Jack Randle
Musical, Gloria/2nd keys, Return To The Forbidden Planet, Upstairs at the Gatehouse, John Plews
Musical, Judy Garland, The Legend, National /Number 1 Tour, Steven Leatherland
Musical, Mrs Beach, Goodnight Mr Tom, The Bridewell Theatre, Allan Stonach
Musical, Lizzie Stride/Queen Victoria, Jack The Ripper, Jermyn Street Theatre WC1, Tim McArthur
Musical, Little Red Riding Hood, Into The Woods, Westminster Theatre, Dean Austin
Musical, Amy, Company, Imperial Opera, David Watters
Musical, Ms D'Silva, Heavens Above, Upstairs At The Gatehouse, Nial Palmer
Musical, Marie Lloyd, The Good Old Daze, Mike Bennett
Musical, Mrs Spencer, Merrily We Roll Along, Mermaid Theatre, Simon Thomas
Musical, Mrs Ridd, Lorna Doone, Kirsty Houseley
Musical, Rachael Wardle, Pickwick, Imperial Productions, David Philipps-Davis
Musical, Cockneys, Me & My Girl/ London Palladium, Eyebrow Productions, John Sheerman
Musical, Irish Contestant, Big Brother Promotion, The Gatehouse, Raky Plews
Musical, Serena, Girls Behind, Stantonbury Theatre, Jack Randle
2018, Film, Widowed Mum, Play On, London Film School, William Haigh
2018, Film, Opera Diva, Opera Live, National Film School, Bethan Mooney
2016, Film, Receptionist, Love Type D, Love Type D Ltd, Sasha Collington
2016, Film, Mother, Seeking Council, Hatfield University, Chris Bame
2011, Film, Karen, Summer Dark, Dan Fry
2009, Film, Geordie White- Witch, Roach Road, Sam Fell
2001, Film, Celloist, The Archangels, Blue Source, Mark Wood
2016, Stage, Bridget /Musical Director, God's Little Angels, Showtime Fun Productions, Dympna La Salle
2015, Stage, Soloist, 4&1, 4&1 productions, Rik Allancroft
2014, Stage, Cathy Lynch, Left On The Shelf...In Room 22, Allan Stronach
2014, Stage, Christine, Kelvindon Heights, Shane Marco
2013, Stage, Frida, Mamma Mia Girls, Alda Usetor
2010, Stage, Victorian Pregnant lady/Singer, Our Street, Occams Razor, Sherrill Gow
2010, Stage, Cathy, The Ladies Who Launch, The Etcetera, Clive Greenwood
2009, Stage, Chrissie, Reality Chokes/ Edinburgh, Real Ensemble Theatre Company, David Schaal
2007, Stage, Mrs Twit, The Twits, Geneva, Simply Theatre, Jeremy Bond
2006, Stage, Lucy, Pretty Boy, White Bear Theatre, Hugh Alison
2006, Stage, Lia, He Said She Said, Landor Theatre, Anthony Klein
2005, Stage, Lead Singer/Dancer, Fred Olsen, The Black Prince Theatre Company, Roger Green/Ali Kerkham
2005, Stage, Fairy Godmother, Cinderella, Colour House Theatre, Sean Hennessey
2003, Stage, Lead Singer, No Frills, Kings Head Theatre, Matthew Shaw
2001, Stage, Janine, Dare, Bloomsbury Theatre, Jamie Hinde
2001, Stage, Mae, Mud, Etcetera Theatre, Nicolette Kay
2000, Stage, Gill, If You Loved Me, Rosemary Branch Theatre, Jeannette Pariss
2006, Commercial, Cassey, Goodfellow Pizza, Moon, Armando Iannucci
2005, Commercial, Matilda, Ikea, St. Lukes, Miranda Pennell
2001, Commercial, Lucy, BT, British Telecom
2000, Commercial, Brain Surgeon, Can Teach, McCann Erickson
2016, Commercial, Grandma, Preggo Pasta Sauce ( USA), ICONOCLAST, Andrew Loevenguth
2011, Television, Maria Kat/Toy obsessive, Epic Win, BBC Television, Jim Hickey
2003, Television, Child Psycologist, Waking The Dead, BBC Television
2001, Television, Battered Wife, Domestic Violence Montage (2001-7) GMTV, ITV Television
2000, Television, Envious Sister, Doctor Hilary's Casebooks, GMTV, ITV Television
2013, Cabaret, Lead Singer, Mellow Tones, Elixir Bar, Catherine Lima
2012, Cabaret, Lead Singer, The Vortex, Brogans', Brian Shaw
2009, Cabaret, Lead Singer, Don t Tell Mama, Brogans', NYC
2008, Cabaret, Purple Phantom, The 4th Rocky Horror, Trilby Productions, Tim McCarthur
2007, Cabaret, 2, 2 Redheads, Pizza On The Park, Sherrill Gow
1998, Cabaret, Lead/Harmony Vocalist, Immortal Show Songs, Three's Company, Phil Bateman
Rehearsed Reading
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Rosie, Take Me To Manhattan, Talawa Theatre Co., Erica Miller
2010, Rehearsed Reading, Gene, A Day At The Races, The Irsh Theatre London, John Dunne
2010, Rehearsed Reading, Nelly, Missing Pieces, Graham Howes
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Shazza, The Kop, 7 little Fingers, Warren Wills
2010, Opera, Sadie (Irish Campaigner)/Italian Aunt, Lisa The Opera, Arts Exchange, Rob Inglis
2009, Video, Drug Addict, She Works Hard For The Money, Kofi Saks, Jermiah Lloyd
2001, Video, 60's Dancer, Substitute For Love, Academy Films, Walter Stern
2000, Video, Heroin Addict, Grooverider, Rainbows of Colour, Harry Nash, RinganLedwidge
Further Credits
2008, Ident, Trainee, Gordon Ramseys Cookalong, Channel 4, Tom Hanson
2008, Infomercial, Young Alcoholic, Is It Safe?, True Tube, Rosanne
2004, Infomercial, Nurse, GP, Telemed, Phil Billinge
2002, Corporate, Briony Reed, MDU Risk Assesment, MDU, Robert Carter
2018, Pantomime, Fairy Bow Bells, Dick Whitington, The Bull Theatre Barnet, Simon Rawlings


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, Cockney*, Dublin, Geordie, Irish-Northern, Liverpool, London, RP
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballroom Dancing, Cabaret Singing*, Contemporary Singing, Folk Singing, Irish Step, Jazz Dancing, Latin American, Mezzo-Soprano*, National Dancing, Piano, Rock Singing, Soprano, Tap*, Violin
Performance:Corporate Roleplay, Murder Mystery Events, Presenting, Role Play, Singer-Professional
(* = highly skilled)
Ice Skating*, Pilates, RollerSkating*, Stage Combat, Swimming*, Tai Chi, Weight Training, Yoga
Other Skills:Voice Coach (professional)
Vocal Range:C3 to G4 (belt to F2)


Mountview/ London School of Musical Theatre (Musical Theatre Courses)

Post Graduate (Shakespeare/Film/TV/Stage Combat) New York Conservatory for Dramatic Art

Ongoing Irish Music classes ( Piano /Fiddle All England Champion)

Raymond Alston Piano academy ( Grades) Piano/Music Theory

Griffin /Maguire school of Irish Dancing ( Champion)