Photo: Jennie Scott
121 Merlin Grove, Beckenham, BR3 3HS
Phone: 020-8650 1096
Mobile: 07908 153682
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Weight:9st. (57kg)
Playing Age:46 - 60 years
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Engaging

About me:

Dorothy was appearing in Giving Up Marty, written by Karen Bartholomew and directed by Annie Sutton, at The Vaults Theatre when the Coronavirus hit. The tour was cancelled. Currently recipient of Arts Council Funding for her own theatre company, The Lions part. Working on online projects for later in the year and building a Home Studio to record Audio Books.

Television Stage Film Commercial Radio Short Film Audio Corporate Dance Promo Documentary Training Film Event
2018, Television, Margaret Riley, Murder Maps, 3DD Productions, Daniel Kontur
2007, Television, Yoga/Fitness Instructress, Bunny Town, Disney, Crispin Reece
2003, Television, Social Worker, Crimewatch, BBC Television, John Douglas
2001, Television, Pamela, Models Required, Yorkshire Television, Jonathan Newman
1999, Television, Susan, Takeover, BBC North Television, Matthew Robinson
1992, Television, Nancy, A Woman Of Substance, Portman Productions, Don Sharp
1990, Television, Kate, Catherine Cookson's Our Kate, London Weekend Television, Jack Bond
1989, Television, Dora, Ransome, BBC Television, Mike Healey
1988, Television, Doris, Sorrel and Son, Yorkshire Television, Dereck Bennett
2020, Stage, Martha, Giving Up Marty, by Karen Bartholemew, Motormouse Productions, Annie Sutton
2017, Stage, Daphne, Everything Stops for Tea, Wandsworth Fringe Festival and Brick Box, Secret Platform Theatre/devised
2016, Stage, Lady Macbeth/Queen Anne, Shakespeare 400, Havana, Sarah Finch
2015, Stage, Dot, The Street in the Sky, by Lee Mattinson, Encounter Productions, Jennifer Malarkey
2014, Stage, Stella/The Mannequin/, The Shopping Whisperer by Angela Clerkin, Secret Platform Theatre, Ros Phillips, Angela Clerkin (deviser/director)
2013, Stage, Sybil Birling, An Inspector Calls by JB Priestly, Southwold Theatre (Jill Freud), Richard Frost
2013, Stage, Maude Bodley, Not Now Darling by Ray Cooney, Southwold Theatre (Jill Freud), Richard Frost
2012, Stage, Olivia, Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare, Queen Elizabeth Theatre Company, Richard Emerson
2012, Stage, Norma Hubley, Plaza Suite by Neil Simon, Queen Elizabeth Theatre Company, Richard Emerson
2012, Stage, Martha Hari, Dick Barton Special Agent by Phil Wilmott, Queen Elizabeth Theatre Company, Richard Emerson
2012, Stage, Olive Madison, The Odd Couple by Neil Simon, Queen Elizabeth Theatre Company, Richard Emerson
2012, Stage, Miss Molly Brown, Engagement with Murder, Queen Elizabeth Theatre Company, Richard Emerson
2011, Stage, Susan, Talking Heads, Bed Among the Lentils by Alan Bennett, Southwold, Sonia Fraser
2011, Stage, Margie, Lilies on the Land, Lions Part/Fresh Glory at Arts Theatre & No.1 Tour, Sonia Ritter
2010, Stage, Susan, Talking Heads - Bed Among the Lentils by Alan Bennett, Aston Productions - Henley Fringe Festival, Maggie Inchley
2009, Stage, Clarissa, City Wives Confederacy by Vanbrugh, The Lions Part at Greenwich Theatre Company, Sonia Ritter
2008, Stage, Nancy, Frozen by Bryony Lavery, Fresh Glory at Riverside and tour, Sonia Fraser
2008, Stage, Brenda, The Great West Road by Ade Morris, The Watermill, Newbury, Robin Belfiled
2007, Stage, Narrator, St George and the Dragon, The Lions Part at Shakespeare's Globe, Sonia Ritter
2006, Stage, Mistress Quickly, The Merry Wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare, The Lions Part, Sonia Ritter
2006, Stage, Geraldine, Shamlet by Andrew Doyle, David Donegan Productions, Robert James Carson
2005, Stage, Diana, Broken by Peppy Barlow, Woven, Wolsey Pulse Festival, Anna Birch
2005, Stage, Peggy, And A Nightingale Sang by C.P. Taylor, Sheringham Summer Theatre, Nicky Matthews
2005, Stage, Anna, Love Child by Joanna Murray Smith, Eye Theatre, Tom Scott
2005, Stage, Phyllis, Seasons Greetings by Alan Ayckbourn, Sheringham, Seymour Matthews
2005, Stage, Greta, The Dead Husband by Hans Sachs, The Lions Part, Sonia Ritter
2005, Stage, Myrable, The Rape of Lucrece by William Shakespeare, The Lions Part, Sonia Ritter
2005, Stage, Venus, The Springes Glorie by Thomas Nabbes, The Lions Part for Shakespeare's Globe, Sonia Ritter
2004, Stage, Shirley, Shirley Valentine by Willy Russel, The Eye, Tom Scott
2004, Stage, Wisdome, The Marriage of Wit and Wisdome by Frances Marbury, The Lions Part, Sonia Ritter
2003, Stage, Juno, The Arraignment of Paris, The Lions Part, Duncan Law
2000, Stage, The Pagan Lady/Mona, The Story of Mann--and All That by Danny Hopkins, The Lions Part, Sonia Ritter, Dan Hopkins MD
1999, Stage, Gertrude, Hamlet by William Shakespeare, Third Party Theatre Company, John Wright
1998, Stage, Hermione, The Winter's Tale by William Shakespeare, Bridewell Theatre, Paul Burbridge
1998, Stage, Violet, Ultraviolet by Anna Furse, Doo Cot Theatre Company, Anna Furse
1997, Stage, Olivia, Twelfth Night, Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, Sonia Ritter
1996, Stage, The Fairy of the Leaves, Babes in the Wood, Holman Associates, Paul Holman
1995, Stage, Modron, the Wicked Witch, Sleeping Beauty, Polka Theatre, Roman Stephanski
1994, Stage, Our Mam, My Uncle Freddie by Alex Ferguson, Northumberland Theatre Company, Gillian Hambleton
1994, Stage, Ruth, Norman Conquests by Alan Ayckbourn, Ayr, Victor Graham
1993, Stage, Mrs Chevely, An Ideal Husband by Oscar Wilde, Alan Clements Productions, Alan Clements
1993, Stage, Mrs Hurtle/Georgiana Longstaffe/Mr Cohenlupe, The Way We Live Now, Eastern Angles, Ivan Cutting
1992, Stage, Wendy, Strippers by Peter Terson, Westcliff Palace Theatre, Chris Dunham
1991, Stage, Governess, The Turn Of The Screw by Henry James, Chester Gateway Theatre, Laurence Honeyford
1990, Stage, The Governess, Intermezzo by Arthur Schnitzler, Greenwich Theatre, Christopher Fettes
1990, Stage, Amy, Charlie's Aunt, Alan Clements Productions, Alan Clements
1990, Stage, Juliana Bordereau, The Aspern Papers by Henry James, Empty Space, Andrew Holmes
1989, Stage, Nina Hamnett, Breaking the Frame by Sian Evans, Visible Difference, Kathryn Pogson
1988, Stage, Susan, Chairperson, Riverside Studios, Jay Vaughan
1983, Stage, Mrs Einsford Hill, Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw, Keswick Theatre by the Lake, Paul Gibson
2019, Feature Film, Mad woman, American Carnage, The Hallivis Brothers, Diego Hallivis
2011, Film, Jane, The Drill, ICA, Edward Thomasson, Lucy Beech
2010, Film, Mary (our Mam), Hearts Run Free, Bede Films, Andy Mark Simpson
1993, Film, Lady Henrietta, The Lady & The Highwayman, Gainsborough Films, John Hough
2007, Commercial, Madame, Marks & Spencers Christmas Commercial - Christmas Belles, RSA Films, Dawn Shadford
2005, Commercial, Business Woman, Cathedral City Cheese, Outsiders/Grays Advertising, David Lodge
2002, Commercial, Mum, Pampers Nappy Liners
2019, Radio, Teacher/Warder/Christine, Killer By Nature, Audible, Paul Blinkhorn
2012, Radio, Narrator, The Radio Play, Edward, Edward Thomassen
2011, Radio, Margie, Lilies on the Land, Saga Radio, Sonia Ritter
2008, Radio, Brenda, The Great West Road, BBC Radio, Robin Bellfield
2002, Radio, Catherine Cookson, Walking in Big Footsteps, BBC Radio 5, Claire Jones
Short Film
2016, Short Film, Mum, Fish, Mrs & Mr Thomas, David Thomas
2013, Short Film, Judy, Fish Out of Water, Firehouse Films, Dave Thomas
2020, Audio, Talking Book Narrator, Coming Home to Liverpool, Penguin
2019, Audio, Talking Book Narrator, The Liverpool Nightingales, Penguin Books
2018, Audio, Taking Book Narrator, Starlight and Dreams, by Benita Brown, RNIB
2018, Audio, Talking Book/Narrator, Miss Nightingale's Nurses by Kate Eastham, Penguin, Paul Pink
2018, Audio, Talking Book/Narrator, The Promise, by Benita Brown, RNIB
2016, Audio, Margaret, Binny and the Ghost, Disney, Jen Christiansen
Audio, Narrator, Morning Glory, Soundings, Stella Jones
Audio, Our Kate, Kate/Narrator, Talking Book Club, Gina Douglas
Audio, Multi-voice, Snowball the Pony, Multiple Sound, Graham Goodwin
Audio, Various Roles, Cindy Books, Multiple Sound, Graham Goodwin
2007, Corporate, Leslie Richardson, Barclays Disciplinary,Capability and Grievance Procedures, Impromptu, Steve Harvey
2011, Dance, Mary, The Escape, The Slade, Edward Thomasson
2006, Promo, Mrs Curse, Betty Curse Pop Video, Shelley Love
2007, Documentary, Elizabeth Anne Neville, Abbey House, Y Point TV, Jon Stokes
Training Film
2017, Training Film, Janet, The Co-operative Funeral Care – At Need, STEPS Drama, Danny O'Neill
2011, Training Film, Lady Landscaper, ISS Training Film, Envision, Robert James
2008, Training Film, Legal Adviser, Training Video for District Judges, Dramatic Solutions/Judicial Studies Board, Richard Da Costa
2007, Training Film, Legal Adviser, Magistrates and Legal Advisers Training Video, Axiom Video Productions, Mike Fowler
2004, Training Film, Woman Returning to Work, ID Cards Campaign, COI, Matt Linguard
2000, Training Film, Womens Equals Opportunities Adviser, Traiining Film for Women's Equal Opportunites Commission, Women's Equal Opportunites Commission, Ian Soflie
2007, Training Film, CEO of City Bank, Scarlet Talon, City of London Police, Andy Drage
2014, Event, Gallery Visitor Hologram, Edwards Medical Hologram, Musion and Tangram Studios, Oliver Gingrich


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Standard, French, Geordie*, German, Gloucester, Hull, Irish-Southern, Lancashire, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Middlesbrough, RP*, Somerset, Sunderland, Teesside, Welsh-Standard, Wiltshire, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Choral Singing, Mezzo-Soprano, Tango, Thai Yin Yoga-instructor
Performance:Audio Books, Children's Theatre, Comedy, Commedia Dell'Arte, Corporate Roleplay, Forum Theatre, Green Screen/Chroma Key, Immersive Performance, Laban Training, Live Roleplay, Living History, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Repertory, Role Play, Street Theatre, Verbatim Theatre, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Swimming*, Yoga, Yoga Teacher
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Hatha Yoga Instructor (experienced), Improvisation, Narration, Qualified Massage Therapist, Teacher (qualified), Writer


The Drama Centre London - 3 year Acting Diploma

Dorothy is a founder member of her own theatre company the Lions part - www.thelions

Teacher of Hatha Yoga and Thai Yoga Massage Therapist

Trained Facilitator and Business Roleplayer

Audio Artist with Home Studio