Spotlight: HELEN DAY


HELEN DAY by Robert Kazandjian
Photo: Robert Kazandjian
78 York Street, London W1H 1DP
Phone: 020 7993 4992
78 York Street, London, W1H 1DP
Phone: 020 7993 4992
The City of Brighton and Hove, England, United Kingdom
Los Angeles County, California, United States
West Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'8" (172cm)
Weight:8st. 11lb. (56kg)
Playing Age:31 - 45 years
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Natural

About me:

Plays Miss Edwards in "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" directed by Tim Burton. Helen has also just finished performing in "Toruk" for Cirque du Soleil and James Cameron (World Tour), where she was the Artist-Coach for Puppetry, Puppeteer, Aerialist, and lead character first cover.

Stage Film Television Further Credits
2019, Stage, Puppeteer, Puppetry Coach, Aerialist, Cirque du Soleil 'Toruk', Cirque du Soleil / Lightstorm / James Cameron, Michel Lemieux / Victor Pilon
2015, Stage, Father Bear / Baby Bear (puppeteer), Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Stuff and Nonsense, Niki McCretton
2014, Stage, Mrs Darling / Smee / Slightly, Peter Pan, Tour de Force, Peter Joucla
2013, Stage, Puppeteer, In the Night Garden Live, Minor Ents / BBC Worldwide / Ragdoll, Will Tuckett / Helen Eastman
2012, Stage, The Little Red Hen / Puppeteer, The Little Red Hen, Stuff and Nonsense, Marc Parrett and Niki McCretton
2011, Stage, Eldamina, Whose Shoes, Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company, Kitty Winter
2011, Stage, Daughter of the World, Awakening Durga, Kali Theatre, Kitty Winter
2011, Stage, Big Edie / Puppeteer, Little Edie, Pickled Image, Vicky Andrews, Dik Downey
2010, Stage, Little Red Hen, Little Red Hen, Stuff and Nonsense, Niki McCretton & Marc Parrett
2009, Stage, Horse / Puppeteer, Hoof!, Niki McCretton, Niki McCretton
2008, Stage, Spider, Rodney Dillyweed's Undesirable Demise, Wet Picnic, Matt Feerick
2007, Stage, Beryl, Best In Show, The Paramount Comedy Festival, Devised
2006, Stage, Mrs Piddock/Fairy Fleafoot, Elsie Piddock Skips in her Sleep, The Paddock, Susannah Waters
2006, Stage, Anita Twirl, Open for Business, Dodgy Totty, Mike Ashcroft
2005, Stage, Countess, Julia Pastrana, Zygo Theatre, Andrea Brooks (Producers ATG/Trademark)
2005, Stage, Polly, The False Corpse, Zygo Theatre, Andrea Brooks (Producers ATG/Trademark)
2004, Stage, Dancer, Corporate Work, The Showteam, Hannah Weller
2004, Stage, Sly, Noddy Live, DC Entertainment, Jenny Arnold
2004, Stage, Sisters Of Elvis, Dodgy Totty
2004, Stage, Alex, Worn, Warn Theatre Company, Helen Nelder
2003, Stage, Donna, At Home with the Harfwits, Channel Theatre Company, Claudia Leaf
2003, Stage, Rachel/Ellie, Big Bear Little Bear, Channel Theatre Company, Claudia Leaf
2002, Stage, Ladies of the waves, Dodgy Totty, Devised
2002, Stage, Giant/dancer, Jack And The Beanstalk, Richard Gauntlet
2001, Stage, Understudy, Peter Pan, Horsham Arts Centre, Knight Mantell
2001, Stage, Juliet, Romeo and Juliet, The English Stage Network, Denis Noonan
2001, Stage, Carol, Shakers, Mansfield Palace Theatre, David Longford
2001, Stage, Ensemble, Tarazan, Metropolis, Philip Mackenzie
2000, Stage, Ensemble, Central Show, Millennium Dome, Micha Burgese/Wayne Fowkes
2016, Feature Film, Miss Edwards, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Fox UK Productions, Tim Burton
2008, Film, Sarah, Splitter, National Film and Television School, Paul Wright (2011 BAFTA Award Winner)
2005, Film, Jen, Jake's Justice, Sunny Arts, Will Geffin
2000, Feature Film, Bel, Soho Square, Raven Films, Jamie Rafn
2000, Film, Hanne, Strawberry Flavour, Roses are Blue, Lukas Bossuyt
2013, Television, Puppeteer, Fuzzbox, My Pockets for BBC3, Peter Snelling
2009, Television, Mistress, The South Bank Show, ITV, Matt Cain
2005, Television, Aerobics Instructor, Simple Minds, Diverse Productions, Martin Oxley
2005, Television, Heritage Enthusiast, Who are you Calling Stupid?, Diverse Productions, Martin Oxley
2003, Television, Morlova, Blane, The Ambition Media Company, Tom Macfarlane
Further Credits
2020, Video Game, Lead, AAA Game, Under NDA
2020, Short Film, Gloria, Dr Night, GSP, Gabriel Savo
2019, Short Film, Jen, Afia, The Levya Company, Jasmine Levya
2019, Commercial, Caroline, UPS - Sending Memories, Cody Packer
2016, Arena, Physical Actor / Puppeteer, Toruk: The First Flight, Cirque du Soleil, Victor Pilon and Michel Lemieux
2012, Site Specific, Submarina (young), Like a Fish Out of Water (Immersive), English National Ballet and Seven Sisters Group, Susanne Thomas
2009, Improvisation, Facilitator, Horseplay (immersive), Niki McCretton, Niki McCretton
2008, Event, Performance director, Ghostbusters, Secret Cinema / Future Shorts, Fabien Rigall
2008, Corporate, Jane, Being In Control, Orchard Communications, Mat Lingard
2008, Short Film, Sarah, Splitter, NFTS, Paul Wright
2008, Circus, Director, The Magnificent Circus of Wonders, The Brighton and Hove Youth Circus, The Circus Project
2008, Street Theatre, Genevieve, Mini Melodramas, Dodgy Totty, Samantha Eden
2008, Street Theatre, Marj, The Misinformation Tent, Wet Picnic, Matt Feerick
2008, Voice Over, Anne Robinson Type, Virgin Manual Handling Elearning Course, Brightwave Ltd, Erika Edwards
2007, Circus, Director, The Big Top Circus Show, H2Oh! for Allen Carr
2007, Short Film, Melena, Smack My Bitch Up, Twisted Dreams Productions, Ryan Laight
2007, Short Film, Anita Twirl, Trip, Light, Fantastic & Co, Dodgy Totty, Ryan Laight
2007, Street Theatre, Tai Chi Enthusiast, Let's All Do Tai Chi, Wet Picnic, Matt Freeric
2007, Street Theatre, Miss Haversham, Miss Haversham, Catrin Osborne Productions, Catrin Osborne
2007, Workshop, Director, Puppet Power, Little Angel Theatre
2006, Choreography, Choreographer, Junk Funk, Butlins
2006, Corporate, Security Guard, Ikea Training Video, Jademasc, Chris Seymour
2006, Event, Hostess and Stilt Performer, Twisted Cabaret, Better Chemistry, Ryan Laight
2006, Music Video, Choreographer, Pink Ladies, Junk TV, Simon Wilkinson
2006, Radio, Suzy, The Suzy Monologues, L'Ocean, Roger Elsgood
2006, Street Theatre, Judge, Best in Show, Dodgy Totty
2006, Workshop, Facilitator, Puppet Power, The Little Angel Theatre
2005, Voice Over, Various roles, Corporate recordings, Jademasc, Miguel Gonzalez
2005, Workshop, Puppet Worker/Drama Facilitator, Puppet Power, Little Angel Theatre, Slavka Jovanovic
2004, Short Film, Stacey, Be Yourself Tonight, Have A Seat Productions, Lewis Oswald
2004, Voice Over, Dinah Doll, Noddy Live, DC Entertainment, Jenny Arnold
2003, Short Film, Diana, Bob And Diana, Screen South Ignition, Joe Atkinson
2002, Video, Jane, Sell Sell Sell, Blueline TV, David Tranter
2002, Voice Over, Various Radio Commercials, Sonoptics Sound Solutions, Nick McGurk
2001, Voice Over, Konami Corporate Video, Perfect Balance Productions, Arturo Calvete
2000, Radio, The Edge, BBC World Service Productions, Andy Norman
2000, Short Film, Karen, Fridge Magnets, Infinity Films, Adam Davies
2000, Short Film, Helen, Paper Bag, Cattle Prods, Matt Hollis
2002, Commercial, My Perfect Date, Spare City Productions, Ben Dodd
2002, Commercial, No Hats, SHP Productions, Jay Woods


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Standard, East Anglian, German, Glasgow, Irish-Southern, Lincoln, London, Midlands-East*, Northern, RP, Russian, Welsh-Standard, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, German
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics, Ballet, Ballroom Dancing, Choral Singing, Country Dancing, Jazz Dancing, Mezzo-Soprano
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Children's Theatre, Comedy, Immersive Performance, Interactive Performance, Live Roleplay, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Rope Work, Silks, Skin Work, Street Theatre, Underwater Filming, Voice Over, Voice Over + Studio + Source Connect or similar, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Fitness Instructor (qualified), Pilates, Rollerblading, Skiing*, Skipping Rope, Swimming*, Yoga*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Helicopter Licence, Motorcycle Licence
Other Skills:Aerial Work, Circus Aerial Work, Circus Skills, Computer Literate, Dance Teacher, Devising, Director, Drama Coach (professional), Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation, LAMDA exam drama coach, Moped Rider, Photographic Model, Pilates, Puppetry, Puppetry-Hand, Puppetry-Rod, Reiki, Stilt Walking, Trapeze, Workshop Leader (Acting), Workshop Leader (Puppetry), Writer


ARTTS International - Foundation Diploma in Performing Arts

Italia Conti Academy, London

University of Sussex (BA Hons Theatre)