AYESHA CASELY-HAYFORD

AYESHA CASELY-HAYFORD by Helen Murray
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SHEPPERD-FOX
2nd Floor, 47 Bedford Street, London WC2E 9HA
Phone: 020-7240 2048
E-mail: info@shepperd-fox.co.uk
WWW: www.shepperd-fox.co.uk
Location:London
Height:5'2" (157cm)
Weight:8st. 4lb. (53kg)
Playing Age:16 - 25 years
Appearance:Black-African, Middle Eastern, Mixed Race
Nationality:British, Ghanaian
Other:Equity
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Engaging

Credits:

Performing "We Dance, We Work, We Sing" (own work) at Strood Community Hub on 4th March 2pm as part of The Legacy Project, Lirici Theatre Arts BAME Festival, 2017. https://www.goldengiving.com/secure/ticket/purchase_input?ticketId=3c33d579-3776-496f-b104-6c1f8847db5f

Stage Commercial Voice Over Role Play Film Further Credits
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Stage
2017, Stage, Various/Own Work, We Dance We Work We Sing, N16/Vaults Festival, Self
2016, Stage, Dambisa/Lead, With You Always, Bayyani, Emma Webb
2016, Stage, Renee, Field Management, HIV Voices at The Tristan Bates Theatre, Hugh Wyld
2016, Stage, Ghana Radio Voice, She Talks To Beethoven, StoneCrabs, Devan Wells
2015, Stage, Helen/Trinidad Sisters (extract), Black Plays Series, The National, Ola Ince
2015, Stage, Ensemble and character parts, "Where Will We Live?" verbatim theatre, Changing Face at Southwark Playhouse, Lucy Curtis
2015, Stage, Solo Performance, Adult Child/Dead Child by Claire Dowie, Face to Face Solo Festival at The Lost Theatre, Colin Watkeys
2014, Stage, Eve, Adam's Eve by Simon David, Blued Ink at The Drayton Arms, Simon David
2013, Stage, "Charelle" (assistant director and flirt), The Gossip/"Lady McB in da House" by Annie Power, Writer's Avenue at The Soho Theatre, Sandra Thompson-Quartey
Commercial
2016, Commercial, Couple Passing Window, McDonalds "Doll" & "Straw", Independent Films, Gary Freedman
2016, Commercial, Asda Staff, Easter 2016 Campaign, Independent Films, Gary Freedman
2015, Commercial, Woman 2 (jogger on the heath), "Million Women" For Young Womens Trust, Wrapt Films, Cara Berry
2014, Commercial, Bank Poster Woman, RBS/Natwest, Smugglers, Neil Harris
2013, Commercial, Worker, Online Corporate Commercial for Nicoventure, Gutsy Ltd, Paul O'Brien
Voice Over
2015, Voice Over, Young West African girl/Narrator, Ebola prevention animation film, Global Health Media/Red Cross/UNICEF collaboration, Yoni Goodman
2014, Voice Over, Narrator/lecturer, Educational Tutorials (for law students), City University, Ayesha Casely-Hayford
2014, Voice Over, "Dana" (Brooklyn character voice narration), Sketches of the Underground - "NYC" by Lucas Machowski, Lucas Machowski
2013, Voice Over, "Charile Todhunter"(girl guide and zombie killer), Zombies, Run! by Six to Start and Naomi Alderman, Six to Start, Matt Wieteska
Role Play
2016, Role Play, Sania Boyce/Adoptee, First 4 Adoption, AKD Solutions, Matthew Simpson
2015, Role Play, Role Player, Relative Response Team Training, Kitty Hamilton Associates for E.ON, Kitty Hamilton
2016, Role Play, Maria/The Know It All, Candidate Thumbnails Introductions, Newton Europe/Global Role Play, Julian Chaloner
Film
2016, Film, Jade/Young & pregnant in LGBT web series, Spectrum London, RKive Productions, Monica Dee
2015, Film, Teen/Animation duologue, Things in the Mirror Are more Evil Than They Seem, Molly Brown, Molly Brown
2014, Film, "Zara" (daughter, mother, wife), The Last Kill by Anthony Oldham, Blackstone Valentine, Anthony Oldham
2013, Film, "Nana" (young doctor), Silence by Junior Agyeman Owusu, Embeesea Media, Junior Agyeman Owusu
2012, Film, "Nicola" (council estate teen), Cracks by Vee Vimolmal, Rhinestone Pictures, Vee Vimolmal
Further Credits
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Ascanio/Servant/Judge, The Duchess of Padua, Project One, Tom Latter
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Dzifa/young lawyer, Empowered/new writing, PlayWrought/Arcola Theatre, Lisa Goldman
2014, Workshop, On-going, Scaffold Shakespeare, Scaffold Shakespeare, Tom Latter/Bryn Holding
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Jayaruby Barath and Drashti Mehta, "Black August" by Joe Marsh, 503 Theatre, Tom Latter
2014, Rehearsed Reading, "Mary" (soldier girl), Dissolution by Isobel Middleton, The Hope Theatre, Mary Franklin
2013, Rehearsed Reading, "Funke" (young German/Nigerian girl), Also By Mail by Olumide Popoola, Mixology at The Hat Factory, Oluwatoyin Odunsi
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Claxtons Wife and Various, Light Shining in Buckinghamshire by Caryl Churchill, Occupy, Natasha Langridge
2012, Rehearsed Reading, "Nadia" (young religious activist), Defending the Faith, Theatre 503, Robert Shaw Cameron

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
African-West, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Cockney, Ghanaian, Jamaican, Kent*, London*, RP*, South African, Yorkshire
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics, Alto, Ballet, Clarinet, Contemporary Dance, Freestyle Dance, Mezzo-Soprano, Piano, Sight-Reading, Soprano, Tap
Performance:Actor-Singer, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Children's Theatre, Comedy, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Story Telling, Voice Over
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton, Cycling, Fencing, Running, Stage Combat, Swimming, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Blogger, Computer Literate, Improvisation, Lawyer (qualified), Narration, Origami, Solicitor (qualified), Writer

Training:

London Drama School 2011 - 2012

Guildhall Grade 8 & ATCL Diploma