Spotlight: ROB WARD


ROB WARD by Paul Nicholas Dyke
Photo: Paul Nicholas Dyke
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219 Portobello Road, London, W11 1LU
Phone: 020 8144 0129
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Merseyside, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Weight:11st. 10lb. (74kg)
Playing Age:25 - 35 years
Actual Age:32 years
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Beard
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Strong

Currently appearing:

Rob is touring with his own play 'Gypsy Queen' across the UK and was named one of British Council's Emerging Artists at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe ("an actor deserving of a wider audience" - British Theatre Guide, "an incredibly talented writer and performer" - Broadway Baby). Rob previously received critical acclaim for his performance in his one man show 'Away From Home' ("A bravura performance by Ward...he is an amazing actor" 4* The Independent) and received a Manchester Theatre Award for Best Fringe Performance and was nominated for an Off West End Award for Best Male Performance.

Stage Television Short Film Site Specific Educational Corporate Commercial Further Credits
2019, Stage, 'Gorgeous' George O'Connell (amongst others), Gypsy Queen (National Tour), Emmerson & Ward, Chris Lawson
2018, Stage, Various, Best of Bolton, Octagon Theatre, Janys Chambers
2018, Stage, 'Gorgeous' George O'Connell (amongst others), Gypsy Queen (National Tour), Hope Theatre Company, Adam Zane
2018, Stage, Richard Nixon, Buzz Aldrin and others (voice), Voices From The Moon, Public Burning, Kayleigh Hawkins
2017, Stage, Terry, Borderland, Public Burning Theatre, Danielle Price
2017, Stage, 'Gorgeous' George O'Connell (amongst others), Gypsy Queen (National Tour), Hope Theatre Company, Adam Zane
2016, Stage, Kyle, Away From Home, Hope Theatre Company, Alyx Tole
2016, Stage, St. Peter, JB Shorts 15: False Prophet, Reallife Theatre Company, Jack Lord
2016, Stage, Webster (The Internet), Punching The Sky, Lizi Patch, Mark Hollander
2015, Stage, Kyle, Away From Home (International Tour), Hartshorn-Hook Productions, Martin Jameson
2015, Stage, Mike, Bad Thing, Irlam Fringe Festival, Ian Townsend
2014, Stage, Kyle (Male Escort), Away From Home, Working Progress and Hartshorn - Hook, Martin Jameson
2013, Stage, Sam, JB Shorts 10: A Special Relationship, Reallife Theatre Company, Elisa Amesbury
2013, Stage, George Harrison, Ticket To Write, ACE, Michelle Taylor
2012, Stage, Michael Cunningham, Asylum Of Grace, Dream Avenue, Lloyd Eyre-Morgan
2012, Stage, Dylan Gradwell, Loaded, Working Progress, Martin Jameson
2011, Stage, Ferdinand/Sebastien/Stephano, The Tempest, Theatre By Numbers, Charlie Mortimer
2010, Stage, Captain Charles Doughty-Wylie, First Person, Action Transport Theatre, Kevin Dyer
2009, Stage, Quizmaster Phil, 'Local' as part of 'Pub', Heart Off Guard, Guy Jones
2008, Stage, Jim Turner, How Hard It Happens, Heart Off Guard, Guy Jones and Clare Urwin
2008, Stage, Homeless Mick, Nettles, Cheap Seats at The Contact Theatre, Alistair McDowall
2007, Stage, Funny Eric, The Victorian Clown, Blackpool Grand Theatre, Professor Anne Featherstone
2015, Television, Keegan, Outings, LEM Films, Lloyd Eyre-Morgan
2012, Television, Atilla Ban, Nightmare In Suburbua, Nine Lives Media, Phil Niland
Short Film
2011, Short Film, James, The Walk, University of Salford, Lucy Miroshina and Neil Bradley
Site Specific
2012, Site Specific, Rob, Lamp Oil, House of Orphans and Working Progress, Adam Chapter
2012, Site Specific, Edwin Flowers, Murder At The Theatre, Theatre By Numbers, Charlie Mortimer
2013, Educational, Various Roles, The Little Things, Octagon Bolton, Matt Hassall
2012, Educational, Sheriff of Nottingham, Robin Hood, Smile, Franca Renandetti
2011, Educational, Various Roles, Out/Loud, Hope Theatre Company, Adam Zane
2012, Corporate, Shop Assistant, Thorntons Role Play, Thorntons
2012, Commercial, Young Salesman, CSL Advert, Equinox, Richard Oliver
Further Credits
2016, DVD, Keegan Quinn, Outings, LEM Films, Lloyd Eyre-Morgan
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Jamie / Ginger, Gandhi Came To Lancashire, The Octagon Bolton, Janys Chambers
2016, Rehearsed Reading, 'Gorgeous' George O'Connell, Gypsy Queen, Hope Theatre Company, Adam Zane
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Various Roles, The Best Of Bolton, The Octagon Bolton, Janys Chambers
2016, Rehearsed Reading, (2015 & 2016), Various Roles, The Best Of Bolton, The Octagon Bolton, Janys Chambers and Elizabeth Newman
2014, Radio, Various Roles, God And The Great War, BBC
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Webster (The Internet), Punching The Sky, Little Mighty, Dick Bonham and Lizi Patch
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Micky, The Arcadia Burns, Octagon Bolton, Elizabeth Newman


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New England, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Birmingham, Cheshire, English-Standard, Essex, Geordie, Irish-Southern, Lancashire, Liverpool*, London, Manchester, Northern, RP, Scottish-Standard, Welsh-Standard, West Country, Yorkshire
Performance:Children's Theatre, Clown, Comedy, Commentating, Compere, Murder Mystery Events, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Public Speaking, Radio Presenting, Role Play, Story Telling, Theatre In Education, Verbatim Theatre, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Cricket, Football, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Impersonation, Improvisation, Narration, Writer