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Amy Burke

Elisa King's CV

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Agent: Sandra Griffin Management (020 8891 5676)
Nationality: British
BA (Hons) First Class Acting, Birmingham School of Acting, 2010
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Height: 5' 7'' Hair: Light brown
Eyes: Blue Playing age: 20-27
Build: Slim Equity member

Professional Experience

Character Production Company Director
Juliet Romeo and Juliet Box Clever Stephen Burke
Multiple roles Unbuttoned (Physical Theatre) Theater de Veste (NL) Elisa King
Multiple roles N4 Stories (Script Development Workshops) Park Theatre Sarah Rutherford
Ramia Gallathea (Staged Reading) The Queen's House James Wallace
Marie Curie Talking to Twentieth Century Women (Radio) English Wordplay Shaun MacLoughlin
Multiple roles MPhil Playwriting Showcase (Reh. Reading) University of Birmingham Rob Cameron
Sonia & Pulcheria Crime and Punishment (Reading) - Phillip Breen
Captain Grass Routes: Cuttings (Rehearsed Reading) Birmingham Rep Theatre Rob Cameron
Lotte Stam-Beese Licht, Lucht en Ruimte (Dance, Documentary) Woonnet (NL) Doris Denekamp
Sam Antidepressants (Viral) NHS Shei Ahmed

Experience Whilst Training

Character Production Director
Oriana Sam Wanamaker Festival 2010,
     Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
Self/ Daničle Sanderson
La Marquise de Merteuil Les Liaisons Dangereuses Daničle Sanderson
Blonde Hitchcock Blonde Iain Davie
Helen All's Well that Ends Well Phillip Breen
Florinda Into the Woods (musical, dance captain) Pip Minnithorpe


Movement Highly skilled in Contemporary, Jazz and Ballet. Proficient in Urban & Tap. Basic Acrobatics.
Languages English native speaker, Dutch native speaker. Proficient in Spanish. Basic French, German.
Accents RP (native), Gen. American, Lancashire, Belfast, Dutch, Spanish. Good ear for European accents.
Singing Mezzo Soprano
Instruments Proficient Violin
Stage Combat BADC (Basic-Level 1, Silver)
Academic MSc 1st Class in Clinical Psychology, Universiteit Utrecht (NL)

Workshops / Courses

Participant Sam Wanamaker Festival at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 2010
Musical Theatre workshops with Jeremy Sams 2010, 2008
Complicité Physical Comedy workshop 2009
Screen Acting workshop with Jason Connery 2009
RSC Voice workshop with Lyn Darnley 2008
Mask workshop with Blow Up Theatre 2008
Physical approach to Shakespeare workshop with Lorna Marshall 2006

Elisa King Links

Portraying Marie Curie, the Nobel Prize Winner.
The Longer Version of Marie Curie

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