NICOLA BLACKMAN by Claire Grogan
Photo: Claire Grogan
C/O UnCommon, 1 Long Lane, Borough, London SE1 4PG
Phone: 020 3773 9123
Mobile: 07921 831251
C/O UnCommon, 1 Long Lane, Borough, London SE1 4PG
Phone: 07842 528331
165 West 46th Street, Suite 1104, New York, NY 10036, USA
Phone: 001 212 840 6787
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Playing Age:41 - 55 years
Appearance:Mediterranean, Mixed Race
Other:Equity, Green Card, AEA
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Assured
Voice Quality:Velvety


Nicola is currently appearing as 'The Witch' in Chris Honer's magical production of Laurence Boswell's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Theatre By The Lake in Keswick until 12th January 2019

Stage Musical Television Site Specific Workshop Further Credits
2018, Stage, The Witch, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (by Laurence Boswell), Theatre By The Lake, Keswick, Christopher Honer
2017, Stage, Humbaba, Urshanabi , Scorpion Monster's Wife, Gilgamesh, Red Meeple, Ray Shell
2017, Stage, Lady Catherine Grayle, Just To Get Married, Finborough Theatre/Papercut Theatre, Melissa Dunne
2017, Stage, Fly, BABE: THE SHEEP PIG, Polka/No 1 tour/Tom O'Connell Prods, Michael Fentiman
2016, Stage, Jewel, The Lost Carnival, Lastheatre, Barra Collins
2015, Stage, Heartbeat, When Blair Had Bush And Bunga, Bunga Bunga Productions. Lee Menzies, Patrick Rycart
2015, Stage, Nan, Rapunzel, Tutti Frutti, Wendy Harris
2015, Stage, Marcia Weiss, New Atlantis, New Enlightenment Cafe, Barra Collins
2014, Stage, Various, SHUTTERS (3 American plays), Park Theatre, Jack Thorpe Baker
2014, Stage, Simone, SNAKES AND LADDERS, Plenty Prods/Arcola Theatre/UK tour, Kerri McClean
2013, Stage, Quacker, THE NOT SO UGLY DUCKLING, UAE Tour, Lori Dorman
2013, Stage, Simone, SNAKES AND LADDERS (Development), Plenty Productions/Soho Theatre, Kerri McLean
2013, Stage, Captain Smollett, Treasure Island, Nuffield Theatre, Patrick Sandford
2012, Stage, Nurse, Romeo & Juliet, Staffordshire Shakespeare Festival, Peter Rowe
2012, Stage, Mrs Drake, The Borrowers, Nuffield Theatre, Patrick Sandford
2012, Stage, Ruby Lightfoot, Tiger Tail, Nuffield Theatre, Patrick Sandford
2011, Stage, La La, 5 Blue Haired Ladies, No 1 tour/Shaftesbury Productions, Alan Cohen
2011, Stage, Mrs Fezziwig/Fred's Wife/Innkeeper, A Christmas Carol, Nuffield Theatre, Patrick Sandford
2010, Stage, Chief Stoat/Bargee, Wind in the Willows, Nuffield Theatre, Patrick Sandford
2009, Stage, Nurse, Medea, Company Collisions (New York), Tanushka Marah
2009, Stage, Pammy/Sugar Hill, Postcards From God, Okai/Collier (New York), Omar F. Okai
2009, Stage, Sheer Sock, Socks, Sharon Barnett Productions (New York), Sharon Barnett
2008, Stage, Amber, Simply Cinderella, Curve Theatre Leicester, Adam Cooper
2008, Stage, Betty Blue, When Harry Met Barry, Mark Goucher
2007, Stage, Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz, New Vic Stoke On Trent, Theresa Heskins
Stage, Mollie, Animal Farm, National Theatre, Peter Hall / Alan Cohen
Stage, Amelia, Comedy Of Errors, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Ian Brown
Stage, Juliet, Measure For Measure, National Theatre, Michael Rudman
Stage, Lucy Saveloy, Pied Piper, National Theatre, Alan Cohen
Stage, Tituba, The Crucible, Leicester Haymarket Theatre, Paul Kerrison
2018, Musical, Muzzy Van Hossmere, THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, Spirit Productions/No 1 Tour, Racky Plews
2018, Musical, Penny, THE TOYBOY DIARIES, Aria Entertainment/Hope Mill Theatre Manchester, Tania Azevedo
2014, Musical, Lulu White, The Mistress Cycle, Aria Entertainment, Bronagh Lagan
2009, Musical, Mrs Strakosh, Funny Girl, Revolution Theatre (New York), Conner Macpherson
2008, Musical, Ethel Toffelmier, The Music Man, Chichester Festival Theatre, Rachel Kavanagh
2007, Musical, Dee Dee West, FOLLIES (Concert), London Palladium
2006, Musical, Rosie, Mamma Mia, Nicholas Grace Productions, Paul Garrington
2005, Musical, Miss Flannery, Throughly Modern Millie, No 1 tour/Millie Productions, Beth Eden
2001, Musical, Shenzi, The Lion King, Lyceum Theatre (West End)/Disney, Julie Taymor
1996, Musical, Miss Sherman, Fame, Adam Speigal, Karen Bruce
1993, Musical, Bertha, Elegies for Punks Angels and Raging Queens, Criterion Theatre, Bill Russell
1992, Musical, Joice Heth, Barnum, Dominion Theatre (West End), Buddy Schawb / Joe Layton
1983, Musical, Chiffon, Little Shop Of Horrors, Comedy Theatre (West End)/Cameron Mackintosh, Howard Ashman
1982, Musical, Clara, Destry Rides Again, Donmar Warehouse Theatre, Rob Walker
2018, Musical, Muzzy Van Hossmere, THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, Spirit Productions/No 1 Tour, Racky Plews
2018, Television, Wedding Registrar, TROLLIED (Christmas Special 2018), Sky, Paul Murphy
2011, Television, Annabel Barker, Madam Manhattan, MVD Pilot, Michael Doane
Television, Tania, Casualty, BBC, John Greening
Television, Sexy Sadie, Killer Net, C4, Geoff Sax
Television, Mo, Numbers Plus ? Dynamo, BBC, Neil Benn
Television, Elaine Brown, The Bill, ITV 1, Ed Fraiman
Television, Beverly, Us Girls, BBC, David Askey
Site Specific
2015, Site Specific, Marcia Weiss, New Atlantis, LAStheatre, Barra Collins
2012, Site Specific, Josee, It Happened On Friday, Jasperian Theatre Company, Robert Meadwell
2017, Workshop, Various Roles, BOURGEOIS AND MAURICE (r+d), HOME: Manchester, George Heyworth + Liv Morris
2016, Workshop, Fly, Babe The Sheep Pig, Polka Childrens Theatre, Michael Fentiman
2016, Workshop, Various, GRAHAM PRICE - THE MUSICAL (workshop), Birmingham Repertory Theatre
2015, Workshop, Mary Seacole, Mary Seacole, Adventures in Many Lands, Joseph Jeffers LTD, Maud Madlyn
2015, Workshop, Dixie, Comrade Rockstar, Julian Woolford
2010, Workshop, The Emcee, Friends like These, Revolution Theatre New York, Jay Binder
2016, Workshop, Rita/Jesus, Graham Price Superstar, Birmingham Repertory, Bourgoise & Maurice
Further Credits
2011, Voice Over, Narrator, Water Aid
2010, Music Video, The Mother, The Curtain, MVD Productions, Michael Doane
2010, Video, The Mother, The Curtain, MVD Music, Michael Doane
2010, Video Game, Female Wordon, World Of Warcraft, Blizzard Productions USA
2010, Voice Over, Female Wordon, World of Warcraft, Blizzard Productions, Andrea Troylas
2010, Short Film, The Wife, The Last Breakfast, NY Film Studio, Jowanda Durham
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Heartbeat, Carry On Chilcott, Bunga Bunga, Patrick Rycart


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Caribbean, Cockney, English-Standard*, Heightened RP, Irish-Northern*, Lancashire, London, RP, West Indies*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballet, Cabaret Singing, Castanets, Choral Singing, Contemporary Dance, Irish Step, Jazz Dancing, Jazz Singing, Latin Plainchant, Line Dancing, Mezzo, Modern Dance, National Dancing, Pointe, Recorder, Tap, Tin Whistle
Performance:Audio Books, Audio Drama, Compere, Live Roleplay, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Professional Dancer, Professional Singer, Radio Presenting, Repertory, Role Play, Story Telling, TV Presenting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Baseball, Bowling*, Cricket, Darts, Lacrosse, Pool, Shooting, Snooker
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Juggling
Vocal Range:Belt to B1


Guildhall School of Music and Drama,