BENEDETTA CASTELLO by Claire Newman-Williams
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Phone: 07729 728719 Fiona / 07816 631754 Amos
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'2" (157cm)
Playing Age:41 - 45 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Fair
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Intimate
Voice Quality:Warm

Currently appearing:

Stage Site Specific Multimedia Short Film Television Radio Workshop Further Credits
2018, Stage, Co-director, Seven Short Blasts, Alessandro Ananasso, The Cumbria
2018, Stage, Various Roles, Actions and Post-Theatre of Joan Brossa, PartSuspended, Hari Marini
2017, Stage, Old Woman, Iceland, PartSuspended, Hari Marini
2015, Stage, Chorus, Haters, Odd Eyes Theatre, Rich Mix, Emilia Teglia
2015, Stage, Evelyn, Independence, John Thaw Studio, Nathan Osgood
2013, Stage, Charlotte, Beyond Therapy, John Thaw Studio, Nathan Osgood
2013, Stage, Annie, The Voice That Bleeds In, Fox Trotter, Marta Noguera Cuevas
2012, Stage, Dorothea Wesbrook, Eleemosynary, John Thaw Studio, Nathan Osgood
2009, Stage, Stella Bellini, Night London, Fluxx-Tristan Bates Theatre, Chris Johnston
2005, Stage, Clara - Hermit, The Trail of Crumbs, Gashleycrumb, Luke Kernaghan
2005, Stage, Jocasta, Oedipus Rex, The Tragedians, L. Maxwell - F. Mc Glinchey
2005, Stage, Margarit, Shivers, Embassy Theatre, Luke Kernaghan
2002, Stage, Bride, Bloody Marriage, Schapiro Theatre-NYC, Jisella Cardana
2002, Stage, Chorus, Miss Julie, Schapiro Theatre-NYC, Dana Edell
2000, Stage, Cain-Stowaway, Arcanova, NACL Catskill Festival of New Theatre-NY, and NYC, Brad Krumholtz
1999, Stage, Cathleen, Cathleen's Carnage, NYC Fringe Festival, Martin Russell
1998, Stage, Countess de Lage, The Women, Atlantic Theatre-NYC, Amanda Charlton
1997, Stage, Wife, The Middle Kingdom, Atlantic Theatre-NYC, Paul Urcioli
1995, Stage, Anita, La Donna e il Mare, Arsenale Theatre-Milan, Mary Payne
1994, Stage, First Woman, Il Marinaio, Antoniano Theatre-Bologna, Giuseppe Caruso
1993, Stage, Giulia, Passaggio Dalla Vergine Alla Sposa, Fiuggi Festival-Rome, Pino Pelloni
1992, Stage, Drusilla, Caligola, Spazio Piu' Theatre-Milan, Alberto Ferrari
1992, Stage, Fetus, Noun, La Fura dels Baus, Ansaldo Theatre-Milan
1991, Stage, Poet, Camille Claudel, Spazio Piu' Theatre-Milan, Alberto Ferrari
1990, Stage, Miss Chauvenet, Harvey, Verdi Theatre-Milan, Anna Giuliani
1990, Stage, A, Memento (from Beckett), Spazio Piu' Theatre-Milan, Marco Rampoldi
Site Specific
2019, Site Specific, Spiralling Woman, Spirals, PartSuspended, Hari Marini, Coventry Welcomes Festival
2017, Site Specific, Myself, Make Our Own Air, SPACE London, Zoe Kreye
2014, Site Specific, Various Roles, The Antidote: a Modern Fairytale, Telegraph Hill Festival, Devised
2012, Site Specific, Babel Citizen, Babel, Wildworks/BAC, Bill Mitchell
2012, Site Specific, Various Roles, You Me Bum Bum Train, You Me Bum Bum Train, Kate Bond, Morgan Lloyd
2013, Multimedia, Clown, Film Night Project, The-Next-Room, Devised
2013, Multimedia, Performer, Arbeit Project, The-Next-Room, Arbeit Studios, Devised
2012, Multimedia, Performer, Quorn, Quorn, Devised
Short Film
2016, Short Film, Mother, Spirited Away, QMFilm, Hannah Santos
2016, Short Film, Feminist, Razor Blade, Jade Joseph Production, Katrina Cotta
2012, Short Film, Phoebe, Obsidian, Bad House Film, Sky Ainsbury
2010, Television, Myself, For Crying Out Loud, What Larks! Productions, BBC4, Claire Whalley
1999, Television, Viewer Actress, Yianni Stamas Diary, YSEC Productions-NYC, Yianni Stamas
2015, Radio, Internet Chimera, Haters, Odd Eyes Theatre, Emilia Teglia
2018, Workshop, Screen Acting Skills, Colin David Reese and Ruggero Dalla Santa
2017, Workshop, IMPROBABLE THEATRE, Permission Improbable Summer School
2015, Workshop, Action Theatre, Sten Rudstrom
2015, Workshop, Commedia dell'Arte, Paola Cavallin
2015, Workshop, The Body Alphabet, developed by Zygmunt Molik, Jorge Parente
2014, Workshop, ROY HART, Free the Body, Free the Voice, M. Pikes and N. Paris
2014, Workshop, Viewpoints, Theatre Training Initiative, Lukas Angelini
2014, Workshop, Delve Deeper, Fin Walker
2010, Workshop, Contemporary Grotowski Workshops, Przemek Wasilkowski and Magdalena Tuka
2010, Workshop, Lorna Marshall, from Body to Word
Further Credits
2018, Video, Spiralling Woman, Spirals, PartSuspended, Hari Marini


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
(* = Native/Fluent)
English, French, Italian*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
5Rhythms, African Dance-Traditional, Choral Singing, Recorder, Soprano
Performance:Clown, Commedia Dell'Arte, Mask, Meisner Technique, Physical Theatre, Viewpoints, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Horse-riding, Judo, Sailing, Skiing, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Yoga*
Other Skills:Crochet, Devising, Improvisation, Knitting, Translating


MA Advanced Theatre Practice (Performance), Central School Of Speech And Drama

Atlantic Theatre Company Acting School, NYC (2 Years professional programme)

Lecoq's Method, Milan