Spotlight: ED THORPE


ED THORPE by Michael Wharley
Photo: Michael Wharley
2nd Floor, 52 Port Street, Manchester, M1 2EQ
Phone: 0161-228 0236 / 020-7734 7887
Phone: 020-7734 7887
Height:5'3" (160cm)
Weight:9st. 9lb. (61kg)
Playing Age:18 - 35 years
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Red/Titian
Hair Length:Mid Length
Facial Hair:Beard

Currently appearing:

Stage Radio Voice Over Commercial Musical Further Credits
2019, Stage, Dick, Dick Whittington, Theatre Royal Winchester, James Barry
2019, Stage, Guilio, Her Father's Voice, Wise Child Theatre/Fieri Consort, Henry Bauckham
2019, Stage, Mr. Jackson/Old Billy/Policeman, Swallows & Amazons, York Theatre Royal, Damian Cruden/John. R. Wilkinson
2019, Stage, Mike, Bicycle Boy, HE Productions, Helen Eastman
2019, Stage, The Giant Jam Sandwich, New Perspectives, Jack McNamara
2018, Stage, Wally, Beauty and the Beast, Theatre Royal Winchester, James Barry
2018, Stage, Mike, Bicycle Boy, HE Productions, Helen Eastman
2018, Stage, Composer/MD/Performer, Story Lab, The Tricycle/Kiln Theatre, Jonathan Glew
2018, Stage, George, George’s Marvellous Medicicne, Birmingham Stage Company, New Delhi, Phil Clark
2017, Stage, Smee, Peter Pan, Theatre Royal Winchester, James Barry
2017, Stage, George, George’s Marvellous Medicine, Birmingham Stage Company, UAE Tour, Phil Clark
2017, Stage, Guy of Gisbourne/Musical Director, Robin Hood: The Arrow of Destiny, York Theatre Royal, Damian Cruden/Suzann Mclean
2017, Stage, Anthony, Tiny Dynamite, Wise Child Theatre, Henry Bauckham
2017, Stage, Cousin Cuthbert, Winnie and Wilbur, Birmingham Rep, Liam Steel
2016, Stage, George Kranky, George's Marvellous Medicine, Birmingham Stage Company, Phil Clark
2016, Stage, Mortimer/Stapleton/Frankland, The Hound of the Baskervilles, York Theatre Royal, Damian Cruden
2016, Stage, The Tiger's Bones and other stories, New Perspectives, Jack McNamara
2015, Stage, White Rabbit/Dormouse, Alice in Wonderland, The Watermill Theatre, Robin Belfield
2015, Stage, Alan A Dale, Hood: The Legend Continues, New Perspectives/Nottingham Theatre Royal, Jack McNamara
2015, Stage, Joseph Poorgrass, Far From The Madding Crowd, The Watermill Theatre, Jessica Swale
2014, Stage, Tootles/Starkey/Alf/Mermaid, Peter Pan, The Watermill Theatre, Robin Belfield
2014, Stage, Peter/Edgar, Tom's Midnight Garden, National Tour, Neal Foster
2013, Stage, Peter/Edgar, Tom's Midnight Garden, Birmingham Stage Company, Neal Foster
2013, Stage, Mole, Wind in the Willows, The Lord Chamberlain's Men, Martin Constantine
2013, Stage, Neil, Novemberunderground, Burning Oak Theatre, Julian Jones
2013, Stage, Hamlet, The Lost Play, Ed Thorpe/Henry Bauckham
2012, Stage, Chairman, November Underground, Burning Oak/Made From Scratch, Julian Jones
2013, Radio, Pathologist/Youth 2, He Died With His Eyes Open, BBC Radio Drama, Sasha Yevtushenko
Voice Over
2014, Voice Over, Various, Banking Call Centre Training, Nice Media, Tom Windsor
2013, Voice Over, Shakespeare: The Hidden Truth (trailer), Jorgen Friberg
2015, Commercial, Milk Chocolate Bar, MIGROS, Who's McQueen Picture, Greg Bray
2015, Commercial, Expert, Zweifel Pomy Chips Switzerland, Rosas & Co Films
2013, Musical, Ringmaster/Musical Director/Arranger, Lady in the Dark, Rose Bruford College, Matt Wilde
Further Credits
2019, Workshop, Prince, Cinderella: The Ugly Truth, Sarah Punshon
2019, Workshop, Duck, The Wolf, Duck and the Mouse, New Perspectives, Jack McNamara
2019, Workshop, Anttila, Man Without a Past, New Perspectives, Jack McNamara


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Dorset, Irish-Southern, London, Midlands-East*, Northern, Nottingham*, RP*, Scottish-Standard, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Bass Guitar, Choral Singing*, Cornet*, Drums, Euphonium, Folk Singing, Guitar*, Jive, Keyboards, Melodica, Penny Whistle, Percussion, Period Dancing, Piano, Sight-Reading*, Tenor*, Trombone, Trumpet*, Ukulele
Performance:Actor-Musician, Actor-Singer, Comedy
(* = highly skilled)
Cricket*, Football*, Golf, Horse-riding, Pool, Squash, Swimming, Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Composer, Devising, Improvisation, Musical Director


BA(Hons) Actor Musicianship - Rose Bruford College (Grad. 2013)

BBC Carleton Hobbs Radio Award - Runner Up

Grade 8 Trumpet

Grade 8 Singing