Alicia Bennett

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    22 - 28
    Height
    5' 2" (1m 60cm)
    Weight
    6st. 13lb (44kg)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Slim
  • Files

    • sound file (mp3)
  • Links

    Personal Website
    website
    IMDB
    IMDB
    Twitter
    twitter
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2015Alicia Bennett, makes Alice seem real, just as you would image her—a lovely enthusiastic performance.
Sheila Connor
britishtheatreguide.info
2015Alicia Bennett is as delightful an Alice as one could wish for, with beautiful diction and such intelligent playing
Donall Dempsey
essentialsurrey.co.uk
2015Alicia Bennett, who plays Sally Summerill, stands out for her particularly commendable singing ability.
Marnie Langeroodi
edfringereview.com
2015Mrs Candour (Alicia Bennett) made one of the most memorable entrances; an excitable character with some of the best lines.
Paul Gladwell
theatrereviewslondon.co.uk
2015No subsequent performer matches the sprightliness of Bennett
Evening Standard
standard.co.uk

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2016Actor 5 (Multi-role)
Musical
Grimm's Fairy Tales
Charlotte Conquest
Guildford Shakespeare Theatre Company
Guildford
2016Little Nell
Theatre
The Old Curiosity Shop
Jonathan Kemp
Play On Words
Rochester - Site Specific
2016The Goaler's Daughter
Theatre
Sonnet Walks V
Matt Pinches
Guildford Shakespeare Theatre Company
Site Specific Promenade
2015Alice
Theatre
Alice in Wonderland
Charlotte Conquest
Guildford Shakespeare Theatre Company
Site Specific Promenade
2015Susanna Shakespeare
Theatre
To build a Wooden O
Jon Legg
Malvern Bard
Malvern Theatres
2015Clown 1
Theatre
Casting
Jon Legg
Malvern Bard
Malvern Theatres
2015Oliver Twist
Theatre
Oliver Twist
Jonathan Kemp
Play On Words
Dickens Festival
2015Gemma
Theatre
Wasters
Jon Legg
Malvern Theatres
Malvern Theatres
2014Sally Summerill
Musical
The Final Curtain
Tom Richards
Theatre of the Damned
Bedlam Theatre, Edinburgh
2014Helena
Theatre
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Sean Turner
Permanently Bard
The Boater, Bath
2014Helena
Theatre
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Chris Jaeger
Worcester REP
The Swan Theatre
2014Agnes, Emily and others
Theatre
David Copperfield
Jonathan Kemp
Play On Words
Dickens festival
2014Sally Summerill
Musical
The Horror! The Horror! Original Cast Recording
Jeffery Mayhew
Theatre of the Damned
Original cast recording
2013Juliet / Benvolio
Theatre (Tour)
Romeo & Juliet
Michael Dyer
Festival Players Theatre Company
UK & Europe
2013Mrs Candour
Theatre
The School for Scandal
Zoe Ford
Turn of the Wheel
Waterloo East
2013Girl (lead)
Film (Short)
Last Bus Home
Mark Jackson
Jackson Films
2012 - 2013Soprano
Musical
Music Hall Concert
Jeffery Mayhew
Wilton's Music Hall
Wilton's Music Hall
2012Sally Summerill
Musical
The Horror! The Horror!
Tom Richards
Theatre of the Damned
Wilton's Music Hall
2012Various Ensemble
TV
Well Funny People
Rebecca Rycroft
Avalon Television Ltd
BBC3
2012Club dancer
Music Video
Bruno Mars / Runaway Baby
Christina Chong
Independent
2012Pliant
Theatre
The AlchemistDunnico Theatre
Upstairs at the Gatehouse
2011 - 2012Ghost of Christmas Past
Musical
A Christmas Carol
Josh Sills
Talkwood Productions
Chorleywood Memorial Theatre
2011Emma
Theatre
Revenge of the Grand Guignol - Hero
Tom Richards
Theatre of the Damned
The Courtyard
2011Lilly
Film (Short)
Hangin'
Daniel Gonzarlez
Mark.It Films
20113rd Witch
Theatre
Macbeth
Paul Mooney
River Productions
The Scoop
2011Lead female
Commercial
Chevrolet
Machado & Plancarte
L2PM
Camberwell Studios
2010 - 2011Hannah (Lead)
Film (Short)
Its Just Sex
Tom Hand
Lochana Films
2010Baby Otter
Theatre
Wind in the Willows
Ashley Scott-Layton
National Student Drama Festival
Theatre 503
2010Ghost of Christmas Past
Musical
A Christmas Carol
Josh Sills
Talkwood Productions
Chorleywood Memorial Hall Theatre
2010Victim
Film (Feature)
Making Ugly
Andy Niblo
Squarebox Yellow
2010Prison Girl
Theatre (Tour)
Wind in the Willows
Alan Lane
National Student Drama Festival
Latitude Festival
2010Laurey
Musical
Oklahoma!
Dominic Kiew-Smith
Bloomsbury Theatre
Bloomsbury Theatre
2010Lucinda
Musical
Into The Woods
Dom O'Hanlon
National Student Drama Festival
The Spa Theatre, Scarborough
2009Apparition
Theatre
Macbeth (Opera)
John Ramster
UCOpera
The Bloomsbury Theatre
2009Baby Blossom
Theatre
Saving Santa
Adam J Hemming
Space Productions
The Space
2008Val
Musical
Chorus Line
Dom O'Hanlon
Garage Theatre
Garage Theatre, Bloomsbury
2007Fairy, Stunt horse riding
Film (Feature)
Into The Woods
Lynn Davis
Kayelle Productions
2007Ensemble
Theatre (Tour)
The Magic Flute
Tom Boyd
Bel Canto Opera
Cotswold Playhouse and Cheltenham Playhouse
2006Eliza Doolittle
Musical
My Fair Lady
Paul Belamy
Malvern Light Opera
Malvern Theatres
2005Mercedes
Musical
The Count of Monte Cristo
Stephen Jameson
Youth Music Theatre UK
The Hippodrome
2004Esther
Musical
Amy's Wedding
Syd Ralph
Youth Music Theatre UK
Norwich Playhouse
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2010BA (Hons)UCL
    2006Training in Ariel and AcroCircus Maniacs School of Circus Art

    Additional Skills

    - SINGING (skilled) G below middle C to top B flat. Grade 8 distinction.

    - VIOLIN (Suzuki method)

    - STAGE COMBAT, armed and unarmed at silver level. All training conducted with Richard Brighton. I also have two years fencing experience.

    - HORSE RIDING (skilled) inc Dressage, Cross Country and Show-jumping.

    - PARKOUR

    - GYMNASTICS, represented Great Britain in the 2003 International Gymnaestrada.

    - CIRCUS Skills: Static trapeze,Silks, Corde Lisse, pairs acro, basic juggling and contortionism.

    - KICKBOXING

    Additional Information

    Some Recent Reviews:

    Romeo and Juliet - UK and European tour, 2013

    "Bennett excels with her reactions to the adults, suddenly feisty and truculent."

    - The Stage -

    The School for Scandal - Waterloo East, 2013

    "Mrs Candour (Alicia Bennett) made one of the most memorable entrances; an excitable character with some of the best delivered lines."

    - Theatre reviews London -

    "Alicia Bennett was a brilliantly catty Mrs Candour"

    - The Upcoming -

    "Alicia Bennett, as Mrs Candour, makes an excellent Queen Bitch"

    - The Public Reviews -

    The Horror The Horror! - Wilton's Music Hall, 2012:

    "No subsequent performer matches the sprightliness of Bennett"

    -Evening Standard-

    "sung brilliantly by Alicia Bennett"

    -The Stage-

    "Alicia Bennett's sparkling Sally Summerhill and Jeffrey Mayhew's songs and lyrics are a delight throughout the production"

    -Exeunt Magazine-

    "special props to Alicia Bennett whose opening scene is a standout"

    -Body of a Geek Goddess, Blog-

    "undoubtedly strongly performed - Alicia Bennett and Kate Quinn's singers are excellent"

    -There Ought To Be Clows, Blog-

    About me

    Please see www.aliciabennett.co.uk for further details.

    Alicia's most recent short film was shown at Raindance Film Festival:

    www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2s59Kug2u4&list=UUSnoyHWaulDrekYRF5_qQfw

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Experienced In
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Panto
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    Interested in
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Musical Skills
    • Violin
    Accents (UK)
    • Birmingham
    • Black Country
    • Cockney
    • Gloucester
    • London
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • General American
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    • Ballroom
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    • Soprano
    • Treble
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes