Spotlight: MARK KYDD


MARK KYDD by Sam Gates
Photo: Sam Gates
Studio S12, Out of the Blue Drill Hall, 36 Dalmeny Street, Edinburgh EH6 8RG
Phone: 0131-554 3073
Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
Height:6'1" (185cm)
Playing Age:36 - 50 years
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Sincere
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Stage Musical Television Short Film Educational Rehearsed Reading Further Credits
2019, Stage, John Somerville, A GAME OF DEATH AND CHANCE, Sonsie Productions, Ben Harrison
2019, Stage, Dr John Watson, SHERLOCK HOLMES: THE FINAL RECKONING, Twisted Thistle, Emily Ingram
2018, Stage, Robert Adam/Mr Fairlie, ENLIGHTENMENT HOUSE, Sonsie Productions, Ben Harrison
2016, Stage, Rudyard Kipling/ Steelworker/Ensemble, CARNEGIE, LR Stageworks, Liam Rudden
2015, Stage, Performer/Writer, THERE WERE TWO BROTHERS, Outspoken Arts/Scottish tour, Rosalind Sydney
2015, Stage, Various male roles, WHEN THE WAR CAME HOME, Citadel Arts, Liz Hare
2014, Stage, George MacLeod, AN ISLAND BETWEEN HEAVEN AND EARTH, Just Festival, Jim McSharry
2014, Stage, Scott Goodman, ONCE WAS HUMAN, Liminal Theatre, Joel Mason
2013, Stage, Captain Rose/Daft Jamie, BURKE, Closefest, Stuart Nicoll
2013, Stage, Will, SOLSTICE, Assembly Productions/Birnam Arts, Glen Davies
2013, Stage, Performer/Writer, I LOOK: I DIVINE, Brighton Fringe/Pink Fringe, Dermot McLaughlin
2012, Stage, Freeman/Aitkenhead/Wallace, STANDING STANES, Siege Perilous, Andy Corelli
2011, Stage, Ally, SPAIN, Glasgay! 2011, Rosalind Sydney
2010, Stage, Captain Rose/Daft Jamie, BURKE, Siege Perilous, Stuart Nicoll
2010, Stage, Tollman, THE BRIDGE, Glasgay! 2010, Wendy Miller
2010, Stage, Cardinal Beaton/Archibald/Tom, THE SIEGE OF LEITH SHOW, Citadel Arts, Liz Hare
2009, Stage, All male roles, WHAT WOMEN WANT, Citadel Arts, Edinburgh Fringe 2009, Liz Hare
2008, Stage, Older, THE CHALKY WHITE SUBSTANCE/THE MUNICIPAL ABATTOIR, Glasgay! 2008, Drew Taylor
2007, Stage, Immigration Officer/Software Engineer/Minister, OF THE BORDER, New Writing, New Worlds, Suzi Simpson
2002, Stage, Ajax/Paris, TROILUS AND CRESSIDA, Morpheus Theatre, Paul Christie/Ian Barritt
2001, Stage, The Envoy, THE BALCONY, Snowangels, Gary Gilchrist
1998, Stage, Thorolf, EGIL, SON OF THE NIGHT WOLF, Grey Coast Theatre, Sue Weston
1998, Stage, Blaze of Glory, FAMOUS FOR THEIR CHEEK, Counterfeiters Theatre Company, Stevie Hannan
1997, Stage, Prince Erin, THE WICKED WITCH AND THE WONDERFUL WELL, Invergordon Arts Centre, Nick Fearne
1997, Stage, Echo, HOT DOGS AND ETERNAL TRIANGLES, Oval House/Theatreworks Singapore, Ivan Heng
1995, Stage, Colin, OUR DAY OUT, Perth Repertory Theatre, Colin Gray
1995, Stage, Carlton C. Gordon III, GOLDBERG'S KADDISH, fActional Theatre, Andrew Loretto
1995, Stage, Rupert Billings, THE HAPPIEST DAYS OF YOUR LIFE, Perth Repertory Theatre, Richard Baron
1995, Stage, Gordon Whitehouse, DANGEROUS CORNER, Perth Repertory Theatre, Dominic Hill
1994, Stage, Adam Adam, ROUGH CROSSING, Perth Repertory Theatre, Richard Baron
1994, Stage, Simon Blake, MARY ROSE, Perth Repertory Theatre, Andrew McKinnon
1994, Stage, Special Branch Officer/Brogan, ELIZABETH GORDON QUINN, Perth Repertory Theatre, Andrew McKinnon
1993, Stage, Pylades, IPHIGENIA IN TAURIS, Golden Age Theatre, Flloyd Kennedy
2011, Musical, Calum, RED HARLAW, Honest Toil, Mike Gibb
2010, Musical, Pepe/Michael, DESIRE, 2Landa, Edinburgh Fringe 2010, Mirjam Landa
2008, Musical, Robert Burns, CLARINDA, St. Andrew's DO, Mike Gibb
2001, Musical, Leon Czolgosz, ASSASSINS, Rapture Theatre, Michael Emans
2018, Television, David, CLIQUE II, BBC, Andrew Cumming
2017, Television, Social Worker, BBC SCOTLAND INVESTIGATES, BBC, Stephen Magee
2014, Television, Marcus, OUTLANDER: RENT, Starz/Left Bank Productions, Brian Kelly
1996, Television, Rev. Ian Howie, TAGGART 34: ANGEL EYES, Scottish Televison, Marcus D. F. White
Short Film
2017, Short Film, Redbrick, ENTERTAINMENT, Adam Castle
2016, Short Film, Jonathan, PARTNERSHIP, Adam Castle
2011, Short Film, Brother (older), LADYBIRD, Linnhe Creative, Gordon Napier
2010, Short Film, Neil, BREATHE, Constitution Films, Paul Christie
2006, Educational, Mr Reece/Robert Brown/Tam, CHANGING TIMES, Forward Role, George Dewar
Rehearsed Reading
2010, Rehearsed Reading, Jonathan/Peter, MAGPIES, Siege Perilous, Stuart Nicoll
2008, Rehearsed Reading, Perceval/Bedwin, KING ARTHUR, Siege Perilous, Andy Corelli
2009, Rehearsed Reading, Robert, OUT WESTGATE, ProudExposure, Drew Taylor
Further Credits
2018, Workshop, Dr Daniel Duke, WHAT FINE THINGS WE ARE, Kath Burlinson
2009, Pantomime, Fifi De'Mon, CINDERELLA, Platform, Alasdair Satchel
2009, Event, Prior, BEYOND DRAG, GoMA, AllisonJulia Taudevin
2009, Event, Richard, SUB-OPERA, ProudExposure @ Subway Festival, Drew Taylor


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Aberdeen, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Central Scottish, Cockney, Devon, Dundee*, Edinburgh, Fife, French, German, Glasgow, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, RP, Scottish-South, Scottish-Standard, Scottish-West Coast, Welsh-Standard
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, German
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics, Cabaret Singing, Choral Singing, High Baritone, Highland Dancing, Jazz Dancing, Tap, Waltz
Performance:Role Play, Story Telling, Theatre In Education, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Pilates, Swimming, Yoga


Queen Margaret University, Diploma in Drama, 3 years, 1985 - 1988