JANE POSTLETHWAITE by Andy Hollingsworth
Photo: Andy Hollingsworth
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Phone: 020-7437 7631
Fax: 020-7437 5881
Artist's Website:
The City of Brighton and Hove, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'11" (180cm)
Playing Age:26 - 40 years
Appearance:Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Blue-Green
Hair Colour:Blond(e)
Hair Length:Long

Currently appearing:

In 2016 Jane achieved a sell out run at Brighton Fringe with her comedy character show, 'Made in Cumbria'. She was nominated for two awards of 'Best comedy' and 'Audience choice' awards. She also took the show for the first time to Edinburgh Fringe with much success, sold out shows and rave 4 & 5 star reviews. She also perfomed in Anna Morris's sell out show 'It's got to be perfect' at the Edinburgh Fringe. More details on website Follow Jane on Instagram and Twitter at @_JPostlethwaite

Comedy Stage Radio Rehearsed Reading Recording
2018, Comedy, Writer and performer, Last Night at the Circus, Jane Postlethwaite for Brighton Fringe, Ralf D'Arcy Higgins
2017, Comedy, Police, Hard Mode, Brighton Fringe - Louise Reay, Louise Reay
2017, Comedy, Mulitiple Comedy Characters, The House, Brighton Fringe and Edinburgh Fringe, Jane Postlethwaite
2016, Comedy, Georgina the Bride's Assistant Edinburgh Fringe, It's got to be perfect, Anna Morris, Dave Jackson
2016, Comedy, Five original comedy characters, Made in Cumbria, Brighton Fringe with Lamb Comedy
2016, Comedy, Five comedy characters, Made in Cumbria, Edinburgh Fringe Full Run with Sweet Venues, Anna Morris
2016, Comedy, Jack in a Box, Trigger Happy TV, Dom Joly
2015, Comedy, Indigo, AFRAID Pilot Mockumentry, FAZMA Films, Trevor Scales
2015, Comedy, Character JOY HOPE, Funny Women Competition, Funny Women, Jane Postlethwaite
2015, Comedy, Joy Hope and Kirsty Bird, Le Cluck, Brighton Fringe Cabaret Show, Tori Bond
2015, Comedy, 5 comedy characters / Brighton Fringe show, Made in Cumbria, Jane Postlethwaite
2014, Comedy, Mother in Driven Mad, Bite-Size Plays part of Brighton Fringe Festival, White Room Productions, Nick Brice
2014, Comedy, Mother in I thought I liked Girls, Bite-Size Plays part of Brighton Fringe Festival, White Room Productions, Nick Brice
2014, Comedy, Diane in Bursting, Bite-Size Plays part of Brighton Fringe Festival, White Room Productions, Nick Brice
2014, Comedy, Kirsty Bird and Helen First Aid woman, Farmhouse Comedy part of the Brighton Fringe
2014, Comedy, Funny Women Semi-Finalist / Runner up, Funny Women Awards 2014, Funny Women, Isobel Matheson
2013, Comedy, Self / Stand Up, Brighton Nights at the Komedia 26 January, Funny Women, Rosanna Farrar
2012, Comedy, Jacqueline, Boeing Boeing, ACT Productions, Ralf Higgins
2012, Comedy, Self / Stand-Up, Funny Women London Nights at Leicester Square Theatre, Funny Women, Lynne Parker
2013, Stage, News reporter, old lady, and chat show host, Lend me your ears - A play by Victoria Grantham, Fat Lizzy Productions - Camden Fringe Festival, Ralf Higgins
2012, Stage, Miss Pole, Cranford, ACT Productions, Franklyn McCabe
2012, Stage, Sorel, Hayfever, ACT Productions, Julian Kerridge
2012, Stage, Bea, Jumpy, ACT Productions, Janette Eddisford
2011, Stage, Kate / Harriet, An experiment with an airpump, ACT Productions, Julian Kerridge
2011, Stage, Doctor, How to Disappear Completely and Never be Found, ACT Productions, Dan Finlay
2011, Stage, Miss Cooper, Separate Tables, ACT Productions, Sian Webber
2010, Stage, Huntsman / Ensemble, Grimm's Tales, ACT Productions, Alan Perrin
2018, Radio, Guest Co-host BBC Radio Cumbria, Friday Showcase, BBC Radio Cumbria, Nell Dunn
2018, Radio, My character of Marion Ette, Inbox with Jo Neary for BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 4 Producer Kev Core
2017, Radio, Sooky, Almost like being in love by Catriona Knox, Pier Productions for Radio 4, Caroline Raphael
2015, Radio, Several characters, Don't worry it's only the end of the world, Mildly Rebellious Productions, Alfie Shaw
Rehearsed Reading
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Jeannie / Rosalyn / Receptionist, The Holly Kane Experiment, Substantial Films, Tom Sands
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Various Characters, Colin Hoult's Carnival of Monsters series 2 for Radio 4, Colin Hoult
2018, Recording, Host and Producer, Miraculous Cumbria Podcast, Jane Postlethwaite


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Standard, Australian, Cumbrian*, Irish-Northern, Liverpool, RP, Scottish-Standard, Welsh-Standard
Performance:Stand-up Comic, Story Telling, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Photography


Comedy Character Workshop by Anna Morris, December 2014

Private session of comedy coaching with Logan Murray, London, July 2014

LOCO Directing Comedy performance one day course at The Invisible Dot, London, 9 May 2014

"How to write a comedy script" Workshop by Gavin Smith, Creative Director of Business and Development for The Comedy Unit, February 2014

Wildseed Studios Character Mapping Workshop, with Laurie Hutzler at Bristol, January 2014

The Academy of Creative Training, ATCL Diploma in Speech and Drama, 2 years, 2010 - 2012

Funny Woman Advanced Comedy Workshop with Lynne Parker at Leicester Square Theatre, November 2012

Building Character Voices one day workshop with Yvonne Morley and JP Orr at The Showreel Limited, Novemeber 2012

Funny Women Comedy Introductory Workshop with Lynne Parker at Leicester Square Theatre, September 2012