Spotlight: JO-ANNA LEE


JO-ANNA LEE by Sam Ford
Photo: Sam Ford
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67A Gondar Gardens, Fortune Green, London NW6 1EP
Essex, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'2" (157cm)
Weight:9st. 7lb. (60kg)
Playing Age:41 - 50 years
Appearance:White, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Eye Colour:Blue-Green
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Earthy
Voice Quality:Husky

About me:

Winner of 2019 One Voice Awards - Demo Reels - Best Performance - Female

Nominee for Best Female Performer in the Off West End awards 2017.

2019, Feature Film, ADR Actor, The Gentlemen, Guy Ritchie
2019, Television, Surprise Singer, Don't Tell The Bride, Renegade Pictures, Euan Duncan
2018, Musical, Doctor, My Marcello, Beam Festival, Kate Golledge
2017, Musical, Principal Artist, That's Jewish Entertainment, Aria Entertainment, Kate Golledge
2016, Musical, Principal Artist, Bette Midler and Me, Aria Entertainment, Chris Burgess
2015, Cabaret, Soloist, Christmas in the City, The Pheasantry, Barlow and Smith
2015, Concert, Soloist, Sunday Night at the Musicals, Paul Burton, Carole Todd
2015, Musical, Principal Artist, Jewish Legends, Aria Productions, Stewart Nicholls
2015, Voice Over, On hold voice artist, Corporate Prompts, Advitel -2 years, regular voice artist, Home Studio
2010, Musical, Choir, Les Miserables 25th anniversary concert, Cameron Mackintosh
2008, Concert, Lead Vocalist, Ready Steady Go (60s band), Ready Steady Go, Duncan Hill
2007, Animation, Blanche, Blanche the Sheep, Cartoon Network, Terry Wilson
2004, Concert, Singer - 2003 & 2004, Alvin Stardust On Tour, Chris Moreno
2004, Voice Over, Various roles, The Wonder Pets, Nick Jr
2000, Cabaret, Vocalist, Drop Dead Divas, Sarah Travis (Musical Director)
1999, Stage, Sue, Abigail's Party, Millfield Theatre, Chris Colby
1998, Musical, Ruby, Rockhard, E & B Productions, Christopher Colby
1997, Animation, Deborah Rat - including singing theme song., The Untouchables of Elliot Mouse, BRB International, Terry Wilson
1997, Concert, Principal Vocalist, Showstoppers, Theatre Royal Lincoln, Chris Colby
1997, Concert, Principal Vocalist, Spirit of the Musicals, Theatre Royal Lincoln, Chris Colby
1997, Television, Girl, Keeping Mum, ITV
1996, Cabaret, One Woman Show, Pizza On The Park, Adele Anderson
1996, Musical, Diva Fever, Millfield Theatre, Andrew Lynford
1995, Feature Film, Cowgirl/Backing Singer, Golden Eye, Eon Films, Martin Campbell
1995, Pantomime, The Fox, Little Red Riding Hood, Chipping Norton Theatre, Patricia Doyle
1995, Television, Tour Guide, Strange But True, ITV
1994, Stage, Megan, 84 Charing Cross Road, Magic Mirror, Mandy Holliday
1993, Cabaret, Principal Artist, Buddy Can You Spare a Song, Kings Head Theatre, Roy Smiles
1993, Concert, Principal Artist, Putting on the Ritz, Stephen Leatherland Productions, Sasha Wares
1993, Concert, Principal Artist, West End to Broadway, Stephen Leatherland Productions, Sasha Wares
1993, Musical, 1st Cover Eponine, Les Miserables, Cameron Mackintosh Ltd, Matthew Ryan
1993, Musical, Ruby, Rock Hard, Leicester Haymarket, Paul Kerryson
1993, Musical, Sarah, Viva Espana, Arts Theatre, John Burrows
1992, Musical, Sue, A Slice Of Saturday Night, Heather Brothers, Marc Urquhart
1992, Musical, Mavis, Hot Stuff, Bill Kenwright Ltd, Paul Kerryson
1992, Musical, Dainty Fidget, Lust, Heather Brothers
1992, Recording, Sue, A Slice of Saturday Night cast recording, Heather Brothers
1990, Musical, Bet, Oliver!, Poole Arts Centre, David Graham
1990, Musical, Lucy Lockett, The Beggars Opera, Holland/Cannizaro Parks, Peter Benedict
1990, Television, Jean Taylor, Joint Account x 2 series, BBC Television, Mike Stephens
1988, Concert, Principal Artist, Showstoppers, Theatre Royal Eastbourne, David Graham
1987, Musical, Jeanie, Hair, Bill Kenwright, Bob Thompson
1986, Musical, Miss Glow-Worm, James and The Giant Peach, Bill Kenwright, Bob Thompson
1985, Pantomime, Various roles, The Adventures of Mr Toad, Theatre Royal Winchester
1984, Cabaret, Vocalist, Girls Who Wear Glasses, Chris Burgess
1984, Feature Film, Amy McConnahay, Revolution, Goldcrest, Hugh Hudson
1984, Musical, Magenta/Columbia cover, Rocky Horror Show, Theatre Royal Hanley, Vivyan Ellacott
1984, Stage, Bellinda, The Provod'd Wife, Century Theatre, Paul Gibson
1984, Stage, Geraldine, What the Butler Saw, Century Theatre, Martin Houghton
1982, Musical, Rizzo, Grease, Library Theatre Manchester, Roger Haynes
1978, Musical, Pepper, Annie, Victoria Palace, Peter Walker
Animation, Multiple Characters, Multiple Cartoon Productions for 20 years, Village Recorders, incl BBC and ITV, Terry Wilson


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, American-New York, American-Southern States, Cockney*, Dublin, Essex, French, London, Manchester, RP, West Country, Yorkshire
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto*, Blues*, Contemporary Dance, Rock Singing*, Tap
Performance:Actor-Singer, Dubbing, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Professional Singer, Singer-Professional, Voice Over
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence


No theatre training. I worked consistently for leaving school at 18, where I took my first job as Rizzo in Grease at the Library Theatre, Manchester.

Voice Over training with Peter Dixon, Hugh Edwards, Penelope Rawlins and Tanya Rich at Gravy For the Brain.