Spotlight: AVRIL POOLE

AVRIL POOLE

AVRIL POOLE by Vicki Pipe
Photo: Vicki Pipe
AMAZON ARTISTS MANAGEMENT
27 Inderwick Road, Crouch End, London N8 9LB
Phone: 020-8350 4909
Fax: 020 8350 4909
Mobile: 07957 358767
E-mail: amazonartists@googlemail.com
Location:
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Playing Age:33 - 43 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Blond(e)
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Strong
  

About me:

Actor and Improviser.

I perform improv with Carmen: Improvised Film Noir, The Improvised Play and LadyProv

I host/mc and perform stand up.

I am writing my one woman show, a mix of stand up, Character and improv.

I'm writing comedy sketches.

I run improv workshops with The Playful Edge and independently.

LadyProv run a comedy night at Hoopla, I produce this.

Won best actress in the 48 hour film festival for my role of Dorothy in Compliance.

Credits
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Credits
2020, Improvisation, Improviser, Carmen: The Improvised Film Noir Online, Moscow International Improv Festival Online, Stephen Davidson
2020, Voice Over, Narrator, ABM: Covid 19, ABM
2020, Comedy, Stand Up, Jester Jesters
2020, Improvisation, Improviser, Carmen: The Improvised Film Noir, Online The Nursery, Stephen Davidson
2020, Music Video, Clown, Format Happy, Drew Mills
2020, Voice Over, Narrator, ABM: Enhanced Cleaning, ABM
2020, Improvisation, Improviser/Host, LadyProv at Hoopla online, LadyProv
2020, Comedy, Julia, Jester Jesters Goes Viral
2020, Improvisation, Improviser/Host, LadyProv Presents as Hoopla, LadyProv
2020, Comedy, Character Julia, Jester Jesters online
2020, Improvisation, Improviser/Host, LadyProv Presents: Online, LadyProv
2020, Workshop, Teacher, Moment In Time: Improv
2020, Comedy, Character: Julia, Tongue and Groove Comedy online
2020, Web Series, Presidential Supporter, Terms & Conditions, Trader Films, Tom Blyth
2020, Workshop, Improv Teacher, The Playful Edge Online, The Playful Edge
2020, Comedy, Stand Up, Tongue and Groove Comedy Night - online
2019, Internet, Julie Benjamin, British Rationals, British Rationals
2019, Comedy, Host/MC, Jester Jesters
2019, Improvisation, Improviser/Host, LadyProv Presents......., LadyProv
2019, Improvisation, Improviser, Love and Misinformation: Improvised Caryl Churchill, The Improvised Play, Stephen Davidson
2019, Site Specific, Lady Fauchett, Murder Mystery, West End Events
2019, Stage, Eggetha, Oeuf, The Female Edit, Deborah Wastall
2019, Stage, Woman, Polly Pocket & the Mum from Peterborough, The Female Edit, Beverley Andrews
2019, Radio, Woman, Polly Pockets and the Lady from Peterborough, Arts Night - Riverside Radio, Beverley Andrews
2019, Improvisation, Improviser, The Glass Imaginary: Improvised Tennessee Williams, The Improvised Play, Stephen Davidson
2019, Workshop, Co-run improv workshop, The Playful Edge, The Playful Edge
2019, Workshop, Acting/improv coach, The Wretched - Film
2019, Comedy, Julia, Underdogs Comedy
2018, Web Series, Writer, British Rationals season 4, British Rationals, Chris Taylor
2018, Cabaret, MC, The Female Edit, The Female Edit
2018, Voice Over, Narrator, All The Stations, All The Stations, Geoff Marshall
2018, Writing, British Rationals Season 4, British Rationals, Chris Taylor
2018, Web Series, Julie Benjamin, British Rationals season 4, British Rationals, Chris Taylor
2018, Stage, Improviser, Carmen: The Improvised Film Noir, The Nursery Theatre, Stephen Davidson
2018, Web Series, Julie Benjamin, British Rationals season 3, British Rationals, Chris Taylor
2018, Comedy, Character comedy, Jester Jesters Monday Nights, Jester Jesters
2018, Web Series, Julie Benjamin, British Rationals season 2, British Rationals, Chris Taylor
2018, Improvisation, Various Roles, Improvised Play, Moody Quartet
2018, Comedy, MC/Host, Jester Jesters, Jester Jesters
2018, Comedy, Host/Improviser, LadyProv Presents at Hoopla, LadyProv
2018, Comedy, (2017 & 2018), Stand Up, Raconteurs, Jester Jesters
2018, Comedy, (2017 & 2018), MC/Host, Raconteurs, Jester Jesters
2018, Site Specific, Lady Rochester, The Sherlock Holmes Mystery, Myrder Mystery Events, Mark Hayden
2018, Site Specific, Lady Rochester, The Sherlock Holmes Mystery, Myrder Mystery Events, Mark Hayden
2018, Comedy, Angus The Whisky Man, Whisky Journey, Skivvy Productions
2017, Short Film, Person in bar, Acting Up, Reframed Collective, Natalie Malla
2017, Short Film, Person in bar, Acting Up, Reframed Collective, Natalie Malla
2017, Comedy, Various Roles / Stand up, Avril's Character Assassination: Edinburgh
2017, Web Series, Julie Benjamin, British Rationals season 1, British Rationals, Chris Taylor
2017, Short Film, Dorothy, Compliance, LadyProv and Cinematic Collective, Aaron Kyle
2017, Voice Over, Person on tube, Crush Hour, Reframed Collective, Natalie Malla
2017, Comedy, Host/Improviser, LadyProv Presents at Hoopla, LadyProv
2017, Comedy, Host/Improviser, LadyProv Presents at Hoopla, LadyProv
2017, Short Film, Comedian, Paint Dry, Sezar Alkassab Productions, Sezar Alkassab
2016, Voice Over, Sonnet 09, Sonnets V Dementia
2016, Commercial, Lottery Winner, Money.co.uk, Independent Films, Jake Dypka
2016, Comedy, Host/MC, Raconteurs, Jester Jesters
2015, Stage, Various Roles, Avril's Character Assassination: Everyday Problems
2015, Music Video, Tinderella, Black Magic, Anna Johnson Productions, Sam Wilkinson
2015, Comedy, Stand Up, Comedy At The Cardinal
2015, Short Film, Debbie, Debbie Does Dulwich, LadyProv
2015, Film, Debbie, Debbie Does Dulwich, LadyProv, Geoff Marshall
2015, Improvisation, Improviser, LadyProv
2015, Comedy, MC, Laugh A Minute, Laugh A Minute
2015, Documentary, Woman, London Urban Legends, GeoffTech for Londonist, Geoff Marshall
2015, Stage, Host, Maestro Impro, The Spontaneity Shop
2015, Comedy, MC, Raconteurs, Jester Jesters
2015, Role Play, Various Patients, Ultimate CSA
2015, Improvisation, Improviser, Upstairs Downton: The Improvised Episode, Upstairs Downton
2014, Rehearsed Reading, Various Roles, Cold Reads, The Company Arts, Peter Easterbrook
2014, Film, Police Woman, Heist, Andrew Ellinas Productions, Andrew Ellinas
2014, Workshop, Facilitator, Improv Workshop, LadyProv
2014, Event, Miss Menny Bunny, James Pond, Murder Mystery Events, Chris Gee
2014, Radio, Various character, Later In The Programme, Radio Snore, Greg Simpson
2014, Comedy, Compere, Laugh A Minute
2014, Voice Over, Woman, Mission Direct, Premier Ads, Ben Cohen
2014, Radio, Sketch and improvisation live, Pete's Party, Radio Shoreditch, Peter Edwards
2014, Training Film, Customer, Pizza Express - Internal Film, Pizza Express, Leonora Berend
2014, Training Film, Customer, Southern Railways, Southern Railways, Geoff Marshall
2014, Internet, Poppy Woodvile, The A-Word, Homemade Arts & Entertainment, Ryan Harrison
2014, Comedy, Improviser, The Murderettes
2014, Stage, Passenger, Tubespotting, GeoffTech, Geoff Marshall
2014, Role Play, Patient, Ultimate CSA
2014, Film, Patient, Ultimate CSA
2014, Comedy, Improviser, Upstairs Downton: The Improvised Episode, The Highly Irregulars
2014, Comedy, Stand Up, Various Events
2013, Workshop, Facilitator, Improv Workshop, LadyProv
2013, Stage, Producer/Stage Manager, Macbeth, Titian Repertory Theatre Company, Amber Elliott
2013, Comedy, Stand Up
2013, Role Play, Medical role play, Thornton Road Surgery
2013, Comedy, Doreen/ fundraiser organiser, Sketch Jeremy Kyle, Titian Rep Fundraiser
2013, Site Specific, Virginia Nickol, Tomb of Nobody, Forked Path, Dean Rogers
2013, Comedy, Improviser, Upstairs Downton, The Highly Irregulars at Improfest
2012, Stage, Chorus, All That Is Solid Melts Into Air, Tangled Feet, Nathan Curry
2012, Short Film, Mum, Daisy Green, Homemade Arts & Entertainment, Ryan Harrison
2012, Comedy, Improviser, Gorilla Theatre, Banjo Lizard
2012, Stage, Director, Her Big Chance, Avril Poole
2012, Comedy, Host, Maestro Impro, The Spontaneity Shop
2012, Comedy, Various Roles, New Years Resolutions, Other Improvisers Are Available
2012, Short Film, Mother, Silent House, Homemade Arts & Entertainment, Ryan Harrison
2012, Comedy, Inspector Janet Grimley, Sketch, Stream of Piffle, Simon Lukacs
2012, Comedy, Improviser, Summer Holiday, Other Improvisers Are Available
2012, Comedy, Improviser, The Book, Banjo Lizard
2012, Comedy, Jenny, The Stig comedy sketch, Poole&Groskop
2012, Comedy, Improviser, Upstairs Downton, The Highly Irregulars
2012, Stage, Gayle, Virtual Insanity, Cartwright&Poole, Tim Skelton
2012, Stage, Gayle, Virtual Insanity - revised, Cartwright&Poole, Tim Skelton
2011, Short Film, Woman, Dust, Norman Walshe Productions, Norman Walshe
2011, Comedy, Various Roles, Maestro Impro, The Spontaneity Shop, Tom Salinsky
2011, Comedy, Various Roles, Make A Wish Theatre Sports, Other Improvisers Are Available
2011, Event, Tessa Delcor, Ronnie Rocks Ball, Murder Mystery Events, Mark Hayden
2011, Short Film, Linda, Stubbin Out Problems, Stubbin Out Problems, Rachel Stubbings
2011, Stage, Marjory, The Outside Dog, Palladini Productions, Saima Duhare
2011, Stage, Paulina, The Winter's Tale, Titian Repertory Theatre Company, Amber Elliott
2010, Short Film, Russian Woman, Model for Mankind, Good Night Out Productions, Louise Orwin
2010, Stage, Sky News Reporter, Transfer Deadline Day, Stray Monkey Productions, Matthew J. Gunn
2010, Short Film, Ring, WW Circus, WW Circus, Sam Newton
2009, Short Film, Susan Boyle, Susan Boyle sketches, Warner/Comedybox, Paz Pistachio
2008, Event, Various roles, Various ongoing Murder Mystery, Proactive Events, Andy Craven
2007, Short Film, The Queen, Dethroned, Big Hair Films, Bob Pipe
2007, Stage, Celia, It's A Girl, Weaver Hughes Ensemble - Romania Theatre Festival, Julia Stubbs
2007, Stage, Various Comedy Roles, Peeled Over, The Laughter Unit - Bolton Hilltops, Various Directors
2007, Stage, Various Roles, Peeled Over, The Laughter Unit - Defectors Weld, Various Directors
2007, Stage, Various Comedy Roles, Peeled Over, The Laughter Unit - Theatre503, Julia Stubbs
2007, Stage, Various Comedy Characters, Peeled Over - The Green Room, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, The Laughter Unit, Various Directors
2006, Training Film, Woman, Community Links, Community Links, Nicholas Head
2006, Stage, Celia, It's a Girl, Pedlar Productions, Ruth Rogers
2006, Stage, Cleaner, Peeled Over Comdey Night, The Laughter Unit, Rachel Stubbings
2005, Stage, Mrs Bennett/Big Bella, After Columbus, Pedlar Productions, Brendan Murray
2005, Stage, Mrs Bunch, Lost Hearts, Left Handed Theatre Company, Blanche McIntyre
2005, Short Film, Mrs Bunch, Lost Hearts, Spare Reel Productions, Blanche McIntyre
2002, Stage, Nurse, The Boy in the Bed, Fizz and Biscuit, Sam Newton/ David Dawson
Stage, Gayle, Virtual Insanity, Cartwright & Poole

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, Cockney, English-Standard, London*, Northern, RP
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto, Piano, Recorder, Salsa Dancing
Performance:Comedy, Comedy Improv, Compere, Corporate Roleplay, Immersive Performance, Interactive Performance, Live Roleplay, Murder Mystery Events, Promenade Theatre, Role Play, Skin Work, Stand-up Comic, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Climbing, Martial Arts
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Improvisation, Psychology, Workshop Leader

Training:

Drama Studio London