ISABEL FORD by Joanna Higson
Photo: Joanna Higson
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10 Bradley Street, Manchester M1 1EH
Phone: 0161-237 9141 / 020 8291 5702
Mobile: 07712 436566
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'2" (157cm)
Weight:9st. 12lb. (63kg)
Playing Age:41 - 55 years
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Auburn
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Strong


Review for Martha, Josie and the Chinese Elvis: "Isabel Ford is a hoot as Martha, the Irish cleaner and religious obsessive..." - MTA

Stage Television Film Rehearsed Reading Recording Still Photography
2018, Stage, Paul Waggett, Annag Macurie and Bea Cornford, Whisky Galore, Oldham Coliseum co-pro with Hull Truck and New Vic, Kevin Shaw
2017, Stage, Mrs Sparsit, Hard Times, Oldham Coliseum, Chris Lawson
2017, Stage, Betsy Jane, Spring and Port Wine, Oldham Coliseum, Chris Honer
2016, Stage, Rita, Brassed Off, Oldham Coliseum, Kevin Shaw
2016, Stage, Martha, Martha Josie and the Chinese Elvis, Bolton Octagon and Hull Truck, Mark Babych
2015, Stage, Linda, Bee and Annie, The Full Monty, David Pugh Ltd, Jack Ryder
2015, Stage, Susan, Come Closer, The Royal Exchange, Megan Marie Griffiths
2014, Stage, Ensemble, The Hummingbird, Imagineer Productions, Kathi Leahy
2014, Stage, Maria Feletti, Accidental Death of an Anarchist, Oldham Coliseum, Kevin Shaw
2013, Stage, Older Duck/ Elsie and others, Duck!, Z-Arts, Julia Samuels
2013, Stage, Mother, Transit of Venus, Cul de Sac, Alyx Tole
2013, Stage, Peggorty/Mrs Micawber/Mrs Steerforth, David Copperfield, Oldham Coliseum, Kevin Shaw
2012, Stage, Ensemble (Two woman show), Mother F, Articulate Elbow, Ben Keaton
2011, Stage, Siddie/Lily, Alfie, Bolton Octagon, David Thacker
2010, Stage, Mrs Macdowall, Kes, Oldham Coliseum, Kevin Shaw
2008, Stage, Rita, Brassed Off, Oldham Coliseum, Kevin Shaw
2007, Stage, Gaiety, The 3 Graces, Laurielorry, Pete Shenton
2005, Stage, Various Roles (2004-2005), The Witches, Birmingham Repertory Co. / ATG, Jonathan Church
2004, Stage, Auntie Ada / Ratty, Palace of Fear, Leicester Haymarket Theatre, Adel Al-Salloum
2003, Stage, Ensemble, Rumpelstiltskin, Coventry Belgrade Theatre, Miltos Yerolemou
2003, Stage, Mary, The Mysteries, Belgrade Theatre / Macnas, Richard Hayhow / Michael Murphy
2002, Stage, Fairy Bowbells, Dick Whittington, Queen's Hornchurch, Bob Carlton
2002, Stage, Miss Bourne, Ghost Train, Queen's Hornchurch, Matt Devitt
2002, Stage, Bertha, Jane Ayre, Queen's Theatre Horncurch, Bob Carlton
2001, Stage, Mrs Twit, The Twits, Coventry Belgrade Theatre, Kathi Leahy
2000, Stage, Missis, 101 Dalmatians, Coventry Belgrade Theatre, Debbie Isitt
2000, Stage, Mary Magdalen, Millennium Mysteries, Teatro Biuro Podrozy, Pawel Szkotak
1999, Stage, Leona, The Orchestra, Southwark Playhouse, Kristine Landon Smith
1998, Stage, Audrey, As You Like It, Theatre Unbound, Alasdair Middleton
1998, Stage, Ursula, Much Ado About Nothing, Theatre Unbound, Robert Williamson
1995, Stage, Clytemestra, Agamemnon, Rose Bruford, Lawrence Evans
1978, Stage, Page, The Merchant of Venice, Vanessa Ford Productions, Vanessa Ford
2016, Television, Karen, Hollyoaks, Lime Pictures, Clive Arnold
2014, Television, Robyn, Emmerdale, ITV, Tim Dowd
2011, Television, Emma Britain, Bodyfarm, BBC, Diarmuid Lawrence
2010, Television, Mrs Brandon, Worried About The Boy, BBC/ Red Production Company, Julian Jarrold
2015, Film, Mum, Spin, Oldham Coliseum and Oldham Police, Kevin Shaw
2012, Feature Film, Baby's Mother, Nativity 2, e one, Debbie Isitt
Rehearsed Reading
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Mum, Empty Nest, Bolton Octagan, David Thacker
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Various, Bolton University Student showcase, Bolton Octagan, Elizabeth Newman
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Younger daughter, Clap Trap, Bolton Octagan, David Thacker
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Charlotte, Foolish - New Writing, Library, Rachel Brogan
2010, Rehearsed Reading, Lily, Alfie, Bolton Octagon, David Thacker
1999, Recording, Leona, The Orchestra, BBC Radio 4, Kristine Landon Smith
1999, Recording, Jane, Waistland, BBC Radio 4, Kristine Landon Smith
Still Photography
2012, Still Photography, Ensemble, Mother F, Articulate Elbow, Ben Keaton


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Cardiff, Cockney, East Anglian, Edinburgh, Essex, French, German, Irish-Southern, Italian, Lancashire, Liverpool, Manchester, Northern, RP, Scottish-Standard, Suffolk, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
(* = highly skilled)
Swimming, Tennis, Yoga


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