AMANDA LEIGH OWEN by Claire Grogan
Photo: Claire Grogan
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Hagglers Corner, 586 Queens Road, Sheffield S2 4DU
Phone: 07587 133212
Height:5'9" (175cm)
Weight:9st. 7lb. (60kg)
Playing Age:36 - 40 years
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Smooth

Currently appearing:

"A jaw-dropping production. Amanda Leigh Owen was incandescent, her complete absorption into the role matched only by the audiences own. The performance of the decade." - Theatre review for lead role Hedda Gabler, reviewer Phil Preece. The Independent awarded it four stars. Coming up next...playing Christa in British film 'Hiraeth', directed by the visually arresting film maker & award winning Ryan Andrews, written by the critically acclaimed & published writer Stephen Laughton. Also a Sky Arts documentary of British film making, 'Halas and Batchelor', directed by Richard Shaw.

Stage Television Film Radio Documentary Voice Over Role Play
Stage, Claire, The Money Shop, InHive Productions, Teresa East
Stage, Marion, The Forest, The Lowry, Clifford Milner
Stage, Denise, Raving Beauties, Broken Echo, Paul Walker
Stage, Penny, Contrecoup, Second Nature Theatre, Sue McGeorge
Stage, Hedda Gabler, Hedda Gabler, Lichfield Garrick Theatre, Kim Gillespie
Stage, Rachel, Violent Romantic Heroes In Womens Fiction, Hampstead Theatre, Kerry Murdoch
Stage, Gwendolen, The Importance of Being Earnest, Palchetto Stage, Chris Binns
Stage, Ratty, Wind in the Willows, P&O Cruises, Steve Kray
Stage, Elizabeth, The Floating Brothel, Negative Equity, Peter Machen
Stage, Gibbert, The Beaux Stratagem, Lichfield Garrick Theatre, Kim Gillespie
Stage, Elektra, Elektra, Pheonix Theatre Leicester, Andy Reeves
Stage, Ellen, Don't Do Dinner Parties, Bedford Theatre, Jake Lyons
Stage, Lady Macbeth, Macbeth, The Pheonix Theatre Leicester, Andy Reeves
Stage, Brutopian, Brutopia, Lawrence Batley Theatre, Cathy McGregor
Television, Joanne Parker, Emmerdale, ITV, Chris Johnston
Film, Christine, Hiraeth, The MACHINE Creative Ltd - film label, Ryan Andrews
Film, Julie, Compulsive Gambling Housewife, Touched Productions, Jenny Stephens
Film, Charlotte, Mutton, Substance Pictures, Paul Green
Film, Tracey, Chronic, Film Council Screen West Midlands, John Humphreys
Film, Caz, Crust, Giant Films, Mark Locke
Film, Susan, The Mommy Boys, UGC Cinema, John Humphreys
Film, Holly, Film Script Development, Film Council Screen West Midlands, Debbie Isitt
Radio, Kathy, Jevan Sathi, BBC Radio Birmingham, Vanessa Whitburn
Documentary, Narrator, Halas and Batchelor Films, Sky Arts, Richard Shaw
Voice Over
Voice Over, Narrator, Web Advert, The University of Manchester, Richard Shaw
Voice Over, Narrator, Web Advert, MyBnk, Richard Shaw
Role Play
Role Play, Various, Cancer Patients and End of Life, National Health Service, Olivia Corrie


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Leicester, London, Manchester, Midlands-East, Northern, Nottingham, RP, Yorkshire
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics, Alto, Contemporary Dance, Contemporary Singing, Mezzo, Singing (general), Zumba
Performance:Actor-Singer, Audio Books, BADC Standard, Comedy, Commedia Dell'Arte, Corporate Roleplay, Forum Theatre, Immersive Performance, Live Roleplay, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Presenting, Public Speaking, Radio Drama, Repertory, Sight-Reading (non-musical), Spoken Word, Story Telling, TV Presenting, Voice Over
Other Skills:Assistant Director (experienced), CIPD Certificate in Training Practice, Narration, Presentation Coach, Public Speaking Coach, Soft Skills Trainer, Spoken Word Artist, Vocal Workshop Leader, Voice Coach (professional)
Vocal Range:F3 to C5


The Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Professional Acting - 3 years (Formally known as The Birmingham School of Speech and Drama. Currently ranked in the top three in the Guardian League Table. An accredited drama school.)

Additional screen acting and voice coaching with leading coach and author Mel Churcher. Dialect coaching with Caroline Hetherington.