AVYE LEVENTIS by Claire Newman-Williams
Photo: Claire Newman-Williams
40 Whitfield Street, London W1T 2RH
Phone: 020-7636 6565
Fax: 020-7323 0101
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Playing Age:21 - 40 years
Appearance:Mediterranean, White
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length

About me:

Appearing in “Leopoldstadt” at the Wyndham’s Theatre, London until 13th June 2020

Film Stage Workshop Short Film Television Commercial Rehearsed Reading
2018, Feature Film, Core mocap actress, Ready Player One, Warner Bros., Steven Spielberg
2018, Feature Film, Aaptii, Mowgli, Warner Bros, Andy Serkis
2018, Feature Film, Dumbledore’s Glove, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, Warner Bros, David Yates
2016, Feature Film, Emma Bloom (previs), Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Tim Burton
2016, Feature Film, Mrs Hughes, The Mercy, Studio Canal/ BBC Films, James Marsh
2015, Feature Film, Performance capture actress, Pan, Warner Bros, Joe Wright
2014, Feature Film, Movement and puppetry, Paddington, Heyday Films, Paul King
2013, Feature Film, Young Diplomat, The Fifth Estate, Dreamworks, Bill Condon
2012, Feature Film, Performance Capture: Ryan, Gravity, Warner Brothers, Alfonso Cuarón
2011, Feature Film, Puppeteer, Gravity, Warner Brothers, Alfonso Cuarón
2011, Feature Film, Zombie Movement, World War Z (pre-production), Paramount/Plan B, Marc Forster
2018, Stage, Performer, Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons: A Reimagining, Shakespeare’s Globe, Toby Olié and Finn Caldwell (Gyre and Gimble)
2017, Stage, Venus/Adonis, Venus and Adonis, Royal Shakespeare Company, Greg Doran
2017, Stage, Various Roles, The Iron Man, Unicorn Theatre, Matthew Robins
2014, Stage, The Elephantom/ Teacher, The Elephantom, National Theatre & West End, Finn Caldwell, Toby Olié
2013, Stage, Movement deviser (flying and harness), The Light Princess, National Theatre, Marianne Elliott
2013, Stage, Nosey Neighbour, A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings, Kneehigh Theatre/ Little Angel, Mike Shepherd
2012, Stage, Kath, Barrow Hill, Finborough theatre, Abbey Wright
2012, Stage, Kepler, Something Very Far Away, National Theatre Studio, Unicorn Theatre, Mark Arends
2010, Stage, Anak, Faeries, Royal Opera House/ Blind Summit, Will Tuckett
2010, Stage, Joey as a Foal u/s Emilie, War Horse, National Theatre/ New London Theatre, Tom Morris/ Marianne Elliott
2008, Stage, Mary Norton, Ensemble u/s Laura Jesson, Brief Encounter, Kneehigh, Emma Rice
2019, Workshop, Puppetry direction, The Boy in the Dress, Royal Shakespeare Company, Greg Doran
2016, Workshop, The Angel, Angels in America, National Theatre, Marianne Elliott
2015, Workshop, Jan, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Sonia Friedman Productions, John Tiffany
2015, Workshop, Lady Tolliver, The Grinning Man, National Theatre Studio, Tom Morris
2015, Workshop, Various Roles, The Lorax, The Old Vic, Max Webster
2015, Workshop, Various Roles, The Love of Seven Dolls, National Theatre Studio, Toby Olié and Finn Caldwell
2012, Workshop, Hermia/Snug, Midsummer Night's Dream, Bristol Old Vic, Tom Morris
Short Film
2018, Short Film, Wilson’s Mother, Snowflake, National Film and Television School, Roland Kennedy
2010, Short Film, Alice in Wonderland, Alice, Ruby Films/ Film Four, Marianne Elliott
2009, Short Film, Eva, Duet, Virgin Media Shorts, Russell Bender
2011, Television, John Cleese puppet, Holy Flying Circus, BBC/ Talkback Thames, Owen Harris
2012, Commercial, Polar Bear, Greenpeace Save the Arctic, Partizan, Michael Geoghegan
Rehearsed Reading
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Maria, Sunset at the Villa Thalia, National Theatre, Simon Godwin


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Devon, Dublin, Greek, RP*, Scottish-Standard
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, Greek, Spanish
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballroom Dancing, Bass Guitar, Double Bass, Flute, Jive, Mezzo-Soprano, Swing Dance
Performance:Green Screen, Motion Capture, Physical Theatre, Skin Work
(* = highly skilled)
Lacrosse, Squash, Swimming, Yoga*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Aerial Work, Devising, Mime, Motion Capture, Movement Director/Coach, Puppetry, Puppetry-Bunraku, Workshop Leader (Puppetry)


Ecole Jacques Lecoq, two year professional training 2005-2007.

LAMDA, postgraduate semester course, 2005.

Cambridge University (MPhil)

Oxford University (MA English Literature)