Spotlight: SARAH THOM


SARAH THOM by Simon Annand
Photo: Simon Annand
Soho Works, The Tea Building, 56 Shoreditch High Street, London, SE1 9PD
Phone: 020 3865 0932
49 Greek Street, London W1D 4EG
Phone: 020 7952 4361
Mobile: 07739 902784
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'8" (172cm)
Weight:9st. 10lb. (62kg)
Playing Age:41 - 50 years
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Red/Titian
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Earthy
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

Soon to be appearing in new comedy series 'Cheaters'. Recently reprised role of Joan in BBC Radio 4's 'Clare in the Community'. On playing Gillian Beak in her own comedic play 'Beak Speaks' :"Fantastic, a wholly believable tragi-comic creation" The List ****, on Jeremy/Chris in the All Female 'Posh' at the Pleasance :"an excellent Sarah Thom" The Guardian ***** The Independent...Awards: Winner BBC Radio Drama Norman Beaton Fellowship 2012... Training: LECOQ

Television Radio Stage Commercial Film Rehearsed Reading Web Series Further Credits
2021, Television, Evie Bailey, Doctors, BBC, Steve Kelly
2020, Television, Celebrant, Cheaters, Clerkenwell Films, Elliot Hegarty
2020, Television, Mrs Jones, Grantchester, ITV / Kudos, Rob Evans
2017, Television, The Stage Maid, Taboo, BBC One & Scott Free Productions, Kristoffer Nyholm
2017, Television, Helen Matthews, Doctors, BBC, Shani Grewal
2015, Television, Jan Wilson, Home Fires, ITV Studios, Robert Quinn
2014, Television, Gillian, Not Going Out, Avalon/ BBC 1, Nick Wood
2012, Television, Katharine Collins, Tales from the Old Bailey, BBC 2 (Lambent Productions), Emma Frank
2011, Television, Maria Montessori, Extraordinary Women - Maria Montessori, BBC Worldwide (World Media Rights), Ned Parker
2009, Television, Nina Neon, Carathine Miller and others, Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle, BBC 2 (Producer:Richard Webb/Exec:Armando Ianucci), Tim Kirkby
Television, Sarah, The Never Generation, DS Productions (Comedy Pilot), Richard Bracewell
Television, Molly, Australian Boyfriend by Sharon Horgan & Dennis Kelly, BBC New Comedy Award- Winner, Sue McMahon/Shane Allen
Television, Jenny, The Cat, Carlton Television, Joanna Woodward
2019, Radio, Joan (regular, 5 series), Clare in the Community, BBC Radio 4, Alexandra Smith
2017, Radio, Janet, When Ali Came to Abingdon, BBC Radio 4, Janine H. Jones
2016, Radio, Joan (regular, 4 series), Clare in the Community, BBC Radio Comedy, Alexandra Smith
2016, Radio, Annie, Land's End to John o' Groats, BBC Radio 4, David Hunter
2016, Radio, Juliette Carson, The Archers, BBC Radio 4, Julie Beckett
2016, Radio, Susan, Susan (The Riot Girls), BBC Radio 4, Emma Harding
2016, Radio, Susan, Emma (The Riot Girls), BBC Radio 4, Emma Harding
2015, Radio, Gabrielle, A Place of Greater Safety, BBC Radio 4, Marc Beeby
2015, Radio, Helena, Barry's Lunch Club, Whistledown Productions for BBC Radio 4, Alex Walsh-Taylor
2015, Radio, Joan & Sarah Barker, Clare in the Community, BBC Radio 4 Comedy, Alexandra Smith
2015, Radio, Sally Erridge, Home Front, BBC Radio 4, Jessica Dromgoole & Allegra Mcllroy
2014, Radio, Ethel, The Journal of a Joskin, BBC Radio 4, David Hunter
2013, Radio, Joan, Clare in the Community, BBC Radio 4 Comedy, Alexandra Smith
2012, Radio, Joan & Trudi Doyle, Clare in the Community, BBC Radio 4 Comedy, Katie Tyrrell
2012, Radio, Elaine, Pilgrim, BBC Radio 4, Jessica Dromgoole
2012, Radio, Cassie, Pilgrim, BBC Radio 4, Marc Beeby
2012, Radio, Holly, The Loving Ballad of Captain Bateman, BBC Radio 4, Julian May
2012, Radio, Evie, Fran & Others, In and Out of the Kitchen, BBC Radio 4 Comedy, Sam Michell
2012, Radio, Lucinda, Rudy's Rare Records, BBC Radio 4 Comedy, Katie Tyrrell
2012, Radio, Karen, We Are Mermaid, BBC Radio 4, Jessica Dromgoole
2012, Radio, Ethel, Diary of a Joskin, BBC Radio 4, David Hunter
2012, Radio, Muriel the Goat, Animal Farm, BBC Radio 3, Alison Hindell
2012, Radio, Stacey/ Susan/ June, Little Grudges, BBC Radio 4, Mary Ward-Lowery
2012, Radio, Martha, Lazarus, BBC Radio 3, Jessica Dromgoole
2012, Radio, Zelda, Second Body, BBC Radio 4, Toby Swift
2012, Radio, Madame Lascelles/ Milly, The Count of Monte Cristo, BBC Radio 3, Jeremy Mortimer & Sasha Yevtushenko
2012, Radio, Mum, Mad Girl, BBC Radio 4, Mary Peate
2012, Radio, Viorica Ursuleac, The Righteous Sisters, BBC Radio 4, Jonquil Panting
2012, Radio, Portia, 55 and Over, BBC Radio 4, Helen Perry
2012, Radio, Laura, Derailed, BBC Radio 4, David Hunter
2012, Radio, Miss Vernon-Ridgeway, Hester, BBC Radio 4, Jonquil Panting
2012, Radio, Various, Highlites Retouched, BBC Radio 4, Jessica Dromgoole
2012, Radio, Nurse Payne, The Winter House, BBC Radio 4xtra, Marc Beeby
2012, Radio, Julia Forrest, The House on the Hill, BBC Radio 4xtra, Gemma Jenkins
2012, Radio, Performer, Saturday Review, BBC Radio 4, Hilary Dunn
2012, Radio, Virgin of Damascus, Tamburlaine, BBC Radio 3, Peter Kavanagh
2012, Radio, Various, Love Me Do, BBC Radio 4, Sally Avens
Radio, Cendrillon, Le Journal de Barnabooth, Radio France, Radio France
2019, Stage, The Woman, Toujours et Pres de Moi, Erratica/ Operadagen Rotterdam, MIF, Assembly, Patrick Eakin Young
2018, Stage, Miss Havisham & Jo, Great Expectations, Old Red Lion/ Heritage Arts, Tom Crowley
2017, Stage, Gillian Beak, Beak Speaks, Underbelly
2017, Stage, Jeremy/ Chris, Posh (all-female), Pleasance Theatre, Cressida Carre
2015, Stage, Causeway Joy, Ghost City, Vault Festival, Tom Crowley
2015, Stage, Bette Davis & Hedda Hopper, Bette & Joan - The Final Curtain, St James Theatre, Rebecca McCutcheon & Sarah Thom
2014, Stage, Seeress/Idun, Ragnarok, Eastern Angles, Hal Chambers
2014, Stage, Helen (u/s), A Taste of Honey, National Theatre, Bijan Sheibani
2013, Stage, Elizabeth I, Mary Queen of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off, Kings Head Theatre Up Close, Robin Norton-Hale
2013, Stage, Jane, Bandages, UK Tour /Newbury Corn Exchange & TEG Productions, Kirsty Housley
2012, Stage, Bette Davis & Hedda Hopper, Bette & Joan - The Final Curtain, Assembly, Jacksons Lane & 2012 UK Tour, Foursight Theatre
2011, Stage, The Ambitious Daughter, Devil in the Detail, MetaMorpho, Portsmouth New Theatre Royal & UK Tour, Toby Wilsher
2010, Stage, Vera, Forever In Your Debt, Warwick Arts Centre, Hereford Courtyard & Tour, Foursight Theatre
2009, Stage, Pearl & Jean, The Corner Shop, Foursight Theatre, Frances Land & Steve Johnstone
2008, Stage, Dido, Dido, Queen of Carthage, Kensington Palace, Angels in the Architecture, Rebecca McCutcheon
2007, Stage, Margaret Thatcher, Thatcher - The Musical!, West Yorkshire Playhouse, WAC & Tour, Foursight Theatre, Naomi Cooke & Deb Barnard
2006, Stage, Dido, Dido, Queen of Carthage, House of St. Barnabas-in-Soho, Angels in the Architecture, Rebecca McCutcheon
2006, Stage, Kate & Robin, Moll Flanders, Winchester Theatre Royal & Tour, KAOS, Xavier Leret
2005, Stage, Elizabeth, Richard III, Riverside Studios & UK Tour, KAOS, Xavier Leret
2004, Stage, Margaret, The Visitation of Mr. Collioni, The Latchmere & Tour, Platform 4, Catherine Church
2003, Stage, Duchess, Carol & Sir Michael, Alice, UK Tour, KAOS, Xavier Leret
2003, Stage, Myrtle Bagot, Still Life, Aldwych Tube Station, Angels in the Architecture, Rebecca McCutcheon
2003, Stage, Miss Prism, The Importance of Being Earnest, Lowry, UK & International Tour, KAOS, Xavier Leret
2002, Stage, Tasha, the Mother, The Adventures of the Stoneheads, National Theatre, Trestle, Toby Wilsher
2002, Stage, Mildred, Grace, Edith, Island, UK Tour, Trestle Theatre Company, Toby Wilsher
2001, Stage, Lauren, Baron Munchausen, Southwark Playhouse, Damon Shaw
2000, Stage, Valencia, Bitter Fruit, Queen Elizabeth Hall & UK Tour, Trestle, Toby Wilsher
1999, Stage, Constantia, The Daughter of the Late Colonel, Man In The Moon, Rebecca McCutcheon
1998, Stage, Performer, Savage/Love, Brockley Jack & Edinburgh Festival, Rebecca McCutcheon
1998, Stage, Mr Pootle & Mother Pig, Beauty & The Beast, Safe As Houses, Bristol Old Vic & The Lyric Hammersmith, Kazzum, Pete Glanville
1996, Stage, Zanni/ Beryl, Romeo & Juliet, Theatre Joventut & European Tour, Ophaboom, Howard Gayton
1995, Stage, Sylvie, Window Dressing, UK Tour, Trestle Theatre Company, Toby Wilsher
1995, Stage, The Duke, Measure for Measure, Teatro Agora, Rome & Edinburgh, Dominic Druce
1995, Stage, Judy, Shakespeare for Breakfast, Teatro Agora, Rome & Edinburgh, Ali Robertson
2019, Commercial, Customs Officer, HSBC, Outsider, James Rouse
2015, Commercial, Shopkeeper, Seriously Strong Cheddar, Partizan, Matthias Hoene
2010, Commercial, Skydiver, Rowntrees Randoms, Independent Films, Mike Maguire
2002, Commercial, Organic Farmer, T- Mobile Commercial, Saatchi & Saatchi/ Partizan, Anthea Benton
2020, Film, Nurse, Pops, Bridge Way Films, Lewis Rose
2019, Film, Sue, Inconvenient Feelings, Portia Bennett-Herrin
2013, Film, Ouida, Ruby's Skin, Slackwire Films, Claire Tailyour
2010, Film, Charlotte Graham, Untitled, Punk Cinema, Richard Bracewell
2009, Film, Iris, Brothers in Arms, Independent Film, Andreas Enehaug
2007, Film, Living Theatre Actress, Hippie Hippie Shake, Working Title/ Oz Films, Beeban Kidron (with Simon McBurney)
Film, Spirit Voice, Play, C4- Beckett on Film, Anthony Minghella
Film, Sarah, Lift, Channel 4, Segilola Gagi
Film, Jenny, The Cat, Carlton Television, Joanna Woodward
Rehearsed Reading
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Sarah, Bright Orange Flowers (Vintage Humans), Southwark Playhouse - The Equilibrium, Sarah Thom
2016, Rehearsed Reading, Jackie, Legacy, Blue Print / Theatre Royal Stratford East, Mark Rose
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Coz, Ghost City, The Pleasance, Tom Crowley
2014, Rehearsed Reading, 76, Route A76, National Theatre (The Shed), Audrey Sheffield
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Agnes, Something Wicked, National Theatre (The Shed), Audrey Sheffield
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Margaret Thatcher, Politically Correct, National Theatre (The Shed), Tim Hoare
2011, Rehearsed Reading, Yvonne & Others, Unwrapped Festival, Birmingham Rep, Janet Steel
2005, Rehearsed Reading, Don Cristobal, The Puppet Play of Don Cristobal, National Theatre, Orla O'Loughlin & Paul Foster
2001, Rehearsed Reading, Mountain Woman, L'Arte Della Commedia, The Old Vic, Clive Mendus
2001, Rehearsed Reading, Dido, Dido, Queen of Carthage, Rose Theatre Bankside, Angels in the Architecture, Rebecca McCutcheon
Web Series
2020, Web Series, Karen, Carol Bartholomew & Others, Clinton Baptiste's Paranormal Podcast (Series 1, 2 & 3)), Global Media & Entertainment, Alex Lowe
2018, Web Series, Lucinda Bloom, Wooden Overcoats (Series 1 & 3), Andy Goddard & John Wakefield
2017, Web Series, Lady Fitzwallace, PrankMe, Wild Seed Studios, Hazel Hayes
2017, Web Series, Sandy, Dr Who: Shadow Planet, Big Finish, Ken Bentley
2017, Web Series, Captain Karren, Dr Who: World Apart, Big Finish, Ken Bentley
2017, Web Series, Performer, Beef & Dairy Network Podcast,, Benjamin Partridge
Further Credits
2018, Ident, Police Detective, More Than, VCCP/ Park Pictures, Terry Timely
2013, Corporate, Liz, TUI Glue, Plastic Pictures, Joe Tunmer
2008, Workshop, Elizabeth (Richard lll) & Various, Cicely Berry Director's Workshop, RSC, Cicely Berry
1997, Street Theatre, Zanni, Romeo and Juliet, Ophaboom/ Venice Carnival, Howard Gayton
1996, Street Theatre, Zanni, Richard lll/ Romeo & Juliet, Ophaboom UK & European Tour, Howard Gayton


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Standard, Birmingham, Black Country*, Bristol, Cockney, Derby, French, Irish-Southern, Lancashire, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Midlands-East, Midlands-West, Northern, RP, Welsh-Southern, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, German, Italian
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto, Flute, Mezzo-Soprano, Tap
Performance:Audio Books, Audio Drama, Comedy, Commedia Dell'Arte, Mask, Physical Theatre, Role Play, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, Narration, Puppetry, Translator


Ecole Internationale de Theatre Jacques Lecoq