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KIVAN DENE by John Clark
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11A Shakespeare Crescent, Dronfield, Derbyshire S18 1NB
Phone: 07855 527345
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Weight:11st. (70kg)
Playing Age:32 - 45 years
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Beard
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Strong

About me:

Recently played Abanazer in "Aladdin" alongside Natasha Hamilton (Atomic Kitten) at The Castle, Wellingbrough (Parkwood Theatres). He currently plays Maze Master Jeff Goldfish at The Crystal Maze LIVE: Exprerience, Manchester & he will be touring as Bob in "Midsummer" (Reform Theatre) from the end of March.

Stage Television Commercial Musical Comedy Pantomime Corporate Further Credits
2020, Stage, Brendan, Boyfriend Stroke Husband, Viaduct Theatre, Mike Heath
2019, Stage, Owen, A Touch of Magic, ABW Productions, Leni Murphy
2018, Stage, Jack Skipton, This Might Hurt, Reform Theatre Company, Keith Hukin
2018, Stage, Martin, A Fine Life, ABW Productions, Mike Heath
2018, Stage, Llewellyn/Fluellan, Henry 5, Brick Wall Ensemble, Luke Pearson
2017, Stage, Al, Hopeless Romantics, Reform Theatre Company, Keith Hukin
2016, Stage, Feste, Twelfth Night, Page-2-Stage, Darren Langford
2016, Stage, Spud, The Debt Collectors, Reform Theatre, Keith Hukin
2016, Stage, Tweedle Dum, Alice, Page-2-Stage, Darren Langford
2016, Stage, Hawker/Les, The Ale House, BearAss Productions, Philip Olivier
2015, Stage, Mercutio, Romeo & Juliet, Worcester Rep, Chris Jaeger
2015, Stage, Hawker, The Ale House, St Helen's Theatre Royal, Sylvie Gatrill
2014, Stage, Ralph, Bouncers, Reform Theatre, Keith Hukin
2014, Stage, Banquo, Macbeth, Page-2-Stage, Darren Langford
2014, Stage, Smee, Peter Pan, Page-2-Stage, Darren Langford
2013, Stage, Kev, Stand, Reform Theatre Company, Keith Hukin
2012, Stage, Tom, Seconds Out, Reform Theatre, Keith Hukin
2012, Stage, Puck, A Midsummer Nights Dream, Page-2-Stage, Ensemble
2011, Stage, Brian, The Name of the Game, Bury Met Theatre, Ian Blower
2011, Stage, Sheriff Of Nottingham, Robin Hood, Page-2-Stage, Justine Bailey
2011, Stage, Mercutio, Romeo & Juliet, Page-2-Stage, Callum Arnott
2011, Stage, Mac, Studs, Reform Theatre, Keith Hukin
2010, Stage, Steph Aston, Thick As Thieves, Reform Theatre, Keith Hukin
2010, Stage, Don John/Dogberry, Much Ado About Nothing, Page-2-Stage, Julia North
2008, Stage, Ralph, Bouncers, Reform Theatre, Keith Hukin
2007, Stage, Gavin Blackett, Dead Fish, Reform Theatre, Keith Hukin
2007, Stage, Mick/Sammy, Ocean's 5 1/2, NTC, Gillian Hambleton
2006, Stage, Gavin Blackett, Dead Fish, Reform Theatre, Keith Hukin
2005, Stage, Ralph, Bouncers, Reform Theatre, Keith Hukin
2003, Stage, Charlie Potter, What Can I Say, Fast Forward, Andrew Alty
2002, Stage, Tony Burtoft, Up 'n' Under, Reform Theatre, Keith Hukin
Stage, Billy Casper, Kes, Blackpool Grand Theatre, Paul David Gough
Stage, Billy Simmons, O.U.T. Spells Out, Blackpool Grand Theatre, Deborah Yhip
2014, Television, Prison Guard, Peaky Blinders, BBC/Tiger Aspect, Colm McCarthy
2014, Television, Gangster, Fred & Rose, Nine Lives Media/Channel 5, Robin Anderson
Television, Paramedic, Emmerdale, YTV, Clive Arnold
Television, Paramedic, Emmerdale, YTV, Lee Salisbury
Television, Paramedic, Emmerdale, YTV, Mickey Jones
2015, Commercial, Simon, First4Lawyers, MTP, Stuart Elliott
Commercial, Beach Dad, Eurocamp, Chief Productions, Nate Camponi
Commercial, Badger Tamer, Appliances Online, BMB, Ric Cantor
2014, Musical, Brian/Eric, Leave Hitler To Me Lad, DuckEgg Theatre Company, Haley Cox
Musical, Bunce, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Polka Dot Academy, Darren Maddison
Musical, King Louis/Pappa Wolf, The Jungle Book, Polka Dot Academy, Darren Maddison
Musical, Hansel, Hansel & Gretel, The Storytellers, Ian Fox
Musical, Toad, Wind In The Willows, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
Musical, Captain Hook, Peter Pan, The Storytellers, Tim Lince
Comedy, Franky "The Face" Sardini, A Meal With The Mob, Absolute Murder, John F. Doull
2018, Pantomime, Abanaza, Aladdin, Parkwood Theatres, Martin Cleverley
2016, Pantomime, Sinistra, Sinbad, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
2015, Pantomime, King Bumble, Jack & the Beanstalk, Blackburn Thwaites Empire, Tim Lince
2014, Pantomime, King Rat, Dick Whittington, Blackburn Thwaites Empire, Tim Lince
2013, Pantomime, Abanazer, Aladdin, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
2012, Pantomime, King Rat, Dick Whittington, Qdos / One From The Heart, Simon Aylin
2011, Pantomime, Simple Simon, Jack & the Beanstalk, Lowther Pavilion Theatre, Tim Lince
2010, Pantomime, Buttons, Cinderella, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
2009, Pantomime, Idle Jack, Dick Whittington, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
2008, Pantomime, Abanazar, Aladdin - The Circus Musical, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
2006, Pantomime, Ugly Sister, Cinderella, Charter Theatre Preston, Viv Wells
2005, Pantomime, Abanazer, Aladdin, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
2004, Pantomime, Fleshcreep, Jack and The Beanstalk, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
Corporate, Mentor, Cyber Crime, Lumesse Ltd, Brett Marshall
Corporate, Presenter, Edge Hill - The Student Experience, E. H. Media Productions, Bernie Taylor
Further Credits
2019, Training Film, Customer, Opel - Good & Bad scenarios, Second Sight, Guy Shayler
2019, Viral, Dave, Vanarama Sh*t Bucket, On The Tools, James Dallimore
2017, Site Specific, Maze Master - Evian Marino, The Crystal Maze: Experience LIVE!, Little Lion Manchester Ltd, Rhys Owen
2015, Site Specific, Corporate Bones, Don't Panic!, The Laughter Company, Daniel Coll
2015, Site Specific, Teen Angel, Grease, Sneaky Experience, Kat Rose-Martin
2015, Event, Gruffalo Guide, The Gruffalo Experience, Unit 10 Eventive / Eskimo Jo, Monica Sagar
2015, Site Specific, Oz, The Wizard Of Oz, Sneaky Experience, John F. Doull
2014, Voice Over, The Seven Dwarfs, Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs, Polka Dot Pantomimes, Darren Maddison
2013, Radio, Narrator, Listen & Play, BBC School Radio, Marie Crook
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Johnathan, Home, Conor McKee Productions, Wiley Longmore
2013, Viral, Presenter, Skoda - Octavia Videos, Second Sight, Guy Shayler
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Various, Men With Tales, The Ashton Group, Rachel Ashton
2013, Training Film, Presenter, Royal Mail - Asbestos Awareness, Lumesse Ltd, Brett Marshall
2012, Short Film, Kevin, Framed, Zemap Films, Michael Wray
2012, Event, Compere, Splendid Weekend: Party In The Park, Tameside Borough Council
2012, Event, Bill The Butcher, 2.8 Hours Later, Slingshot Effect, Simon Evans
2012, Training Film, Mortgage Advisor, Lloyds - Mortgage Conversations, Lumesse Ltd, Brett Marshall
2011, Radio, Edna, Spooktacular: LIVE, BBC Radio Lancashire, Tim Lince
2011, Event, Bill The Butcher, 2.8 Hours Later, Slingshot Effect, Simon Evans
2011, Educational, Dunk, Wise Up, Class Action Digital, Brett Marshall
2011, Training Film, Steve, The Full Picture, Ministry Of Defence: Service Personnel Agency, Michael Hammond
2010, Street Theatre, Mad Hatter, Alice!, Q20, John Lambert
2009, Voice Over, Rok Bird, Sinbad, Pendle Productions, Tim Lince
2007, Street Theatre, Dai, Break, Reckless Invention, Tom Bell
2007, Voice Over, The Wind, Out Of Africa, The Storytellers, Tim Lince
2006, Viral, The Man Utd Fan, Season Ticket Feeling, Onward Films, James Jeffreys


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Cockney, French, Geordie, German, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Lancashire*, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern, RP, Scottish-Standard, Welsh-Standard, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballad, Baritone*, Contemporary Dance, Guitar, Jazz Singing*, Keyboards, Rock Singing*
Performance:Actor-Musician, Actor-Singer, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Corporate Roleplay, Physical Comedy, Presenting, Singer-Professional, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Basketball, Football, Pool, RollerSkating, Rugby, Running, Stage Combat, Swimming
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Comedy Songwriting, Devising, Impersonation, Improvisation, Lyricist, Puppetry, Scriptwriter (professional), Workshop Leader


Edge Hill College University