SHIREEN FARKHOY by Michael Shelford
Photo: Michael Shelford
Suite 427, The Linen Hall, 162-168 Regent Street, London W1B 5TE
Phone: 020-7038 3737
Fax: 020-7038 3739
Location:London / Leeds, United Kingdom
Height:5'5" (165cm)
Weight:8st. 8lb. (54kg)
Playing Age:26 - 35 years
Appearance:White, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean
Other:Equity, Equity Minority Ethnic Members Register
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Black
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Sincere
Voice Quality:Strong


Appearing as Samina in "Combustion", directed by Nona Shepphard. Tara Arts: 17-27 May 2017; Arcola Theatre: 30 May - 24 June 2017; UK tour till 7th July 2017.

Stage Television Radio
2017, Stage, Maya, Haste Ye Back, Arcola Theatre, Tamar Saphra
2016, Stage, Zoya, The Collector (UK Tour), Kathryn Barker Productions, Michael Cabot
2015, Stage, Galore, Bardo and Galore, Sheffield Theatres, Malaika Cunningham
2015, Stage, Chloe, The Grand Gesture, Tobacco Factory Theatres, Gwenda Hughes
2015, Stage, Beatrice, Sam Wanamaker Festival, Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, Carol Fairlamb
2015, Stage, Sister Sebastiana, The Heresy of Love, Bristol Old Vic Studio, Jenny Stephens
2015, Stage, Helen, Road, Circomedia, Gemma Fairley
2015, Stage, Gertrude, Hamlet, BOVTS Studio, John Hartoch
2013, Stage, Nicky, You: The Player, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Mimi Poskitt
2009, Stage, Narrator, After Sunset, Opera North, Tariq Ali
2009, Stage, Gretel, Hansel and Gretel, Wakefield Theatre Royal, Judith Wright
2008, Stage, Marie, Crap Dad, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Alex Chisholm
2008, Stage, Trinity, Trinity's Church, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Justin Audibert
2007, Stage, Estina, My Place, Tutti Frutti, Wendy Harris
2006, Stage, Kaahini, Kaahini, Red Ladder, Rod Dixon
2006, Stage, Nasrudin, Genie of Samarkand, Tara Arts, Jatinder Verma
2005, Stage, Kammy, Caravan, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Madani Younis
2016, Television, PC Plevin, The A Word, BBC, Susan Tully
2009, Television, Shaz, Waterloo Road, Shed Productions, Jill Robertson
2008, Television, Sahar, The Royal Today, ITV, Neil Adams
2015, Radio, Amanda, High Hopes, Christchurch Studios, Sue Wilson
2015, Radio, Jane, The Incident, Christchurch Studios, Kate Chapman
2013, Radio, Ayesha, Never Mind the Bolero, Slung Low, Alan Lane
2012, Radio, PC Williams, Brief Lives, BBC, Radio Drama North, Gary Brown
2012, Radio, Paris, Divided We Fall (Sony Award Winner), BBC Radio North, Polly Thomas


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Arab, Irish-Southern, Italian, Lancashire, Leeds*, Middle Eastern, Persian, RP, Spanish, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, Farsi, Italian
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Clarinet, Dance (general), Soprano*


Bristol Old Vic Theatre School (2013-2015)