Spotlight: ROWENA GRAY


ROWENA GRAY by Ruth Crafer
Photo: Ruth Crafer
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'5" (165cm)
Weight:7st. 10lb. (49kg)
Playing Age:27 - 33 years
Appearance:White, Scandinavian
Eye Colour:Blue-Green
Hair Colour:Blond(e)
Hair Length:Mid Length

About me:

The Independent: "[Rowena Gray's] acting is simple superb." The Stage: "Gray plays the gauchy Jocelyn with poignant sensitivity."

Rowena has recently performed her spoken word piece 'Lady or the Tramp?' at Northern Stage and is a stand-up comedian who is constantly performing in and around London and wider UK venues. Rowena recently co-produced the European Premier of ‘Cry, Havoc’ at Park Theatre.

Stage Television Film Audio Further Credits
2020, Stage, Dora, MATERNITY WARD, Chiswick Playhouse, Caroline O'Mahoney
2019, Stage, Meg, LADY OR THE TRAMP?, Northern Stage, Rachael Walsh
2019, Stage, Rose, TWO CUPS, West Avenue Theatre Company, Natalie Winter
2019, Stage, Olivia, LOVE AND EXES, West Avenue Theatre Company, Shaun Kitchener
2018, Stage, Elinor, SENSE AND SENSIBILITY UK & INTERNATIONAL TOUR, Chapter House, Anthony Law
2018, Stage, Marmee, LITTLE WOMEN, Gala Theatre Durham, Chapter House, Anthony Law
2017, Stage, DS Taylor, SEASON'S GREETINGS, Southwark Playhouse, Peter Taylor
2017, Stage, Various (in rep), COMEDY BITE-SIZE, (Edinburgh Fringe, Pleasance Dome), White Room Theatre, Nick Brice
2017, Stage, Various (in Rep), COMEDY BIG BITE-SIZE BREAKFAST (Edinburgh Fringe Queen Dome), White Room Theatre, Nick Brice
2016, Stage, Celia, LOW LEVEL PANIC, Bread and Roses, Pamela Schermann
2015, Stage, Lady Macbeth, MACBETH, Rose Playhouse, Pamela Schermann
2015, Stage, Chorus, THE BACCHAE, Chris Vervain Theatre, Chris Vervain
2014, Stage, Jocelyn Thripp, WE HAPPY FEW, The New Diorama, Helen Tennison
2014, Stage, Pauline, THE FOOD OF LOVE, The New Diorama, Kit Thacker
2014, Stage, Dorinda, THE BEAUX STRATEGEM, Drama Studio London, Granville Saxton
2014, Stage, Luciana, A COMEDY OF ERRORS, Drama Studio London, Kit Thacker
2014, Stage, Lady Macbeth and Porter, MACBETH, Drama Studio London, Abigail Anderson
2013, Stage, Tilly, JUMPY, Drama Studio London, Jenny Eastop
2013, Stage, Kate, BREATHING CORPSES, Drama Studio London / Schools, Helen Tennison
2012, Stage, Woman (lead), MEDEA REDUX, RADA, Brian Stirner
2014, Television, Nicole, CLOSING SOON (PILOT), BR Productions, Ben Rider
2016, Film, Peas, MORE STRANGE THAN TRUE, BR Productions, Ben Rider
2014, Film, Woman (Lead), THE MORNING AFTER, MET Film School
2018, Audio, Narrator and all voices, THE INVITATION (Novel) by Catherine Cookson, Royal National Institute of Blind People, Rupert Morgan: Talking Books
2015, Audio, Narrator and all voices, A SONG FOR ELLA GREY (Novel) By David Almond, Royal National Institute of Blind People, Rupert Morgan: Talking Books
Further Credits
2017, Short Film, Helen, SPIRIT BY THE SEA, RealiTees, Andy Bashforth
2017, Short Film, Maisie, THE CURE, RealiTees, Andy Bashforth
2015, Workshop, Shakespeare (various), Shakespeare Workshop, The Globe, Alex Bingley


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Cockney, Geordie*, Northern, RP, West Country, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballroom Dancing, Contemporary Dance, Guitar, Laban, Mezzo-Soprano, Tap
Performance:Actor-Singer, Audio Books, BASSC-Rapier/Dagger/Unarmed (distinction), Commedia Dell'Arte, Corporate Roleplay, Laban Training, Mask, Voice Acting
(* = highly skilled)
Archery, Boxing, Horse-riding, Martial Arts, Netball, Running, Scuba Diving, Shooting, Swimming, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Motorcycle Licence
Other Skills:Circus Skills, DBS (CRB) clearance, Drama Workshop Leader, Firearms training, First Aider (qualified), Hand Modelling, Improvisation, Military Training/Experience, Puppetry, Teacher (qualified)


AMAW, Masterclass (Ongoing)

Drama Studio London, Professional Acting, 1 year

RADA Summer Course