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Jo Hole
2nd Floor, 5 Brewer Street, London, W1F 0RF
Phone: 020 3735 5429
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Surrey, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'10" (177cm)
Weight:14st. 3lb. (90kg)
Playing Age:21 - 30 years
Appearance:Eastern European, White
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Beard
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Natural


Currently playing Dr John Watson in Blackeyed Theatre's UK and international tour of "Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four". September 2018 - July 2019 "Joseph Derrington’s Doctor Watson who stole the show.... His portrayal of Watson is refreshing and bright, as an intelligent, emotional man, perfectly" -Theatre South East. "moves from dialogue to address the audience, moving the story smoothly along, something which Joseph Derrington manages with ease and charm " - British Theatre Guide

Stage Voice Over Television Short Film Further Credits
2018, Stage, Dr John Watson, Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four, UK & International Tour, Blackeyed Theatre, Nick Lane
2018, Stage, Hiram B Otis, The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde, International Tour, Erasmus Theatre, Claire Dunlop
2017, Stage, Algernon, The Importance of Being Earnest, MAC Theatre, Belfast, Bruiser Theatre, Lisa May
2017, Stage, The Wicked Tailor, Stinxville: The Musical, National Tour, Artletty Theatre, Nottingham, Imogen James
2017, Stage, Murray, The Odd Couple - Neil Simon, Holly Road Productions, Stanley Walton
2017, Stage, The Archivist, Songs From Beyond the Sea - Jack Stanley, UAL: Wimbledon Theatre, Stanley Walton
2016, Stage, Proudlove, Tyke (Arts Theatre, Leicester Square & Edinburgh Fringe), Black Sheep Productions, Madelaine Cunningham
2016, Stage, Maks The Magnificent, The Lost Carnival: The Battle of The Carnivals, LAS Theatre/Wild Rumpus Theatre, Barra Collins
2016, Stage, Emmel, The Appointment, Bread and Roses Theatre, Stanley Walton
2016, Stage, Gus, The Dumb Waiter - Harold Pinter, Holly Road Productions, Stanley Walton
2015, Stage, Big Bear, I've Seen Santa (National Tour), Blunderbus Theatre Company, Bill Davies & Simon Sanchez
2015, Stage, Mr Bucket, My Pet Monster & Me (National Tour), Blunderbus Theatre Company, Bill Davis
2015, Stage, Jimmy, Jimmy and Cindy - Steve Casey, 14/48 (Lost Theatre, London), Henry Timms
2015, Stage, Mr Goat/Harry/Marrow/Frog, Duck in the Truck (National Tour), Blunderbus Theatre Company, Simon Sanchez/Bill Davies
2015, Stage, Jake, The Beach - Michael O'Hara, 14/48 (The Y Theatre, Leicester), Paul Rogers
2015, Stage, Mr Pembleton, The Incident - Louise Singleton, 14/48 (The Y Theatre, Leicester), Paul Rogers
2015, Stage, Oliver/Various, Sell-By-Date - Looking Glass Theatre, Marbleglass Theatre, Marbleglass Theatre
2014, Stage, Old Major/ Hen, Animal Farm - The Royal & Derngate, The School of the Arts, Northampton, James Farrell (Nameless Theatre)
2013, Stage, Nick Bottom, A Midsummer Nights Dream - Isham Studios, The School of the Arts, Northampton, Chris Burdett
2013, Stage, City Banker/ Tube Rider/ Various, We Want U 2 B Free - Maidwell Theatre, The School of the Arts, Northampton, Jonathan Young (Shams Theatre)
2013, Stage, John Allan Usher, The Fall of The House of Usher - Royal & Derngate, The School of the Arts, Northampton, Trudy A Bell (Alias Theatre)
2012, Stage, Riot Police, The Bacchae - Chronicle and Echo print rooms, Royal & Derngate, Laurie Sansom
2012, Stage, Ezekiel Cheever, The Crucible - Abington Park Museum, Looking Glass Theatre, Jonathan Duff
2012, Stage, William Yeats, Transitions - Crusader Round, The School of the Arts, Northampton, Nicholas Scrivens
2010, Stage, Sweeney Todd, Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Blenheim Productions - Secombe Theatre, Jo Bowden & Samantha Davis
Voice Over
2015, Voice Over, Qinsu/Qiao/Zhen/Narrator, Shudan, Ex Cantibus Gaudium/ 12 Guardians, Martyn Pick
2013, Voice Over, Johnny Dunlop, TREELINE, 13 Media Arts, Kevin Robinson
2011, Voice Over, Soldier, Birdsong, Working Title, Philip Martin
2016, Television, Plateau (Body Double), Yonderland, Sky One, Steve Connolly
2015, Television, Boss Man, Crimewatch, BBC Television, Lucy Rogers
2003, Television, Student At Funeral, William and Mary, Meridian Broadcasting, Matthew Evans
Short Film
2015, Short Film, Jim, Drove, CapeLondon, Jonathan Duff & Nick Laws
2013, Short Film, Greed, Thanatos, The School of the Arts, Northampton, Joseph Derrington
Further Credits
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Peter, Much Ado About Love, David Nanto, Jamie Rocha Allan
2014, Video Game, Junior, THE GUN, The Pinewood Group/SONY, Glen Gathard


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Arab, Australian, Birmingham, Black Country, Cockney, Dublin, Essex, Heightened RP, London, RP*, Scottish-Standard, South African, West Country, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Accordion, Piano, Tenor Baritone, Ukulele
Performance:Actor-Musician, Audio Drama, Children's Theatre, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Compere, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Public Speaking, Radio Presenting, Skin Work, Story Telling, Theatre In Education, Voice Acting, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Kayak, Rugby, Running, Stage Combat
Other Skills:Balloon Modelling, Computer Literate, Conjuring, Feldenkrais Method, Fire Breathing, First Aider (qualified), Illusionist, Impersonation, Improvisation, Magician, Medical Technician (professional), Puppetry, Technical Theatre, Writer


Northampton University, First Class BA (Hons) Acting, 3 years, 2011 - 2014

Puppeteering with Bill Davis, Blunderbus Theatre Company, 2015

Screen Acting with Christopher Simpson, The School of the Arts, 2013

Vocal Workshops with Yvonne Morley, The School of the Arts, 2012-2013

Physical Theatre with Thick Skin, Formerly Frantic Assembly (Neil Bettles), Royal & Derngate Northampton, 2012

Clowning Workshop with Frank Wurzinger, Royal & Derngate Northampton, 2011

Script Workshop with Rashdash (Abbi Greenland), Royal & Derngate Northampton, 2011

Musical Theatre Workshop with Madeleine O'Reilly, Royal & Derngate, Northampton, 2011