Alison Nicol

  • Actor
    Female / Surrey
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    36 - 46
    Height
    1m 66cm (5' 5")
    Weight
    59kg (130lb)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Slim
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  • Agent

    Agent
    DCH Management
    Website
    www.dchmanagement.co.uk

    Links

    Spotlight Member
    yes

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2017Every facial expression, every gesture of hand and head, was perfectly conceived and inevitable to the moment ... bravura performances.
Janice Windle
essentialsurrey.co.uk
2017Another standout piece was “Small Victories” by Ellen Carnazza with its thoughtful insight on the struggle of mental health issues.
Alyssa Chromy
londontheatre1.com
2016Alison Nicol as Persephone ... has a fine singing voice, and a comedic light touch.
Ben MacNair
remotegoat.com
2016Nicol can also be applauded for her ability to portray Persephone as a young, naïve woman
Angela O'Callaghan
broadwaybaby.com
2016performances are hugely energised and intriguing. The whole piece is seamless and the acting impeccable.
Lucy Bierne
westendframe.com
2016Alison Nicol, as Porph, is alternately joyously bubbly and horrifyingly vulnerable
Genni Trickett
londontheatre1.com
2016Nicol sashays between vulnerability and tender watchfulness. This is exquisite, exceptional acting, the finest intimate cast I’ve seen
Dr Simon Jenner
fringereview.co.uk
2016This is an excellent vehicle to showcase the talents of Alison Nicol whose performances are captivating, comical, inspiring and affecting.
Lois Zoppi
broadwaybaby.com
2015highly emotive yet carefully-crafted performance
Henry Ascoli
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Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Custody Officer (speaking role)
TV
Eastenders
Ed Dick
BBC
Elstree Studios, London
2019Narrator
Voiceover
Jewellery Making Training FilmsThe Goldsmiths Centre
2017 - 2018Persephone/Porph
Theatre (Tour)
Airswimming
Steph Goodfellow
Weird Sisters Theatre Company
Farnham Pottery
2017Emma
Film (Short)
Farming
Ed Bartholomew
Visual Storm
2017Mum
Theatre
Women Redressed: Small Victories
Rupert Hands
Sheer Height Theatre Company
Park Theatre
2017Jane
Film (Student)
Look at Me
Jared Kerrisk
Royal Holloway College
2017Client
Corporate
Virtual Reality Training Simulation
Ben Crone-Barber
Elexa VR
2016 - 2017Narrator
Voiceover
Royal Bank of Scotland: Pension Benefits
Rich Irving
Squeezed Media Limited
2016 - 2017Persephone
Theatre (Tour)
Airswimming
Stephanie Goodfellow
Weird Sisters Theatre Company
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre
2016Narrator
Voiceover
Discretionary Trust Animation
Rachel Siegel
Kartoffel Films
2016Chloe
Film (Student)
Getaway
Kato Murphy
University for the Creative Arts
Farnham
2016Marie Carter
Film (Student)
Unlocked
Beth Baker
Dark Horse Productions
2016Narrator
Voiceover
ICE Engineering Policy
Brook Morgan
Politics.co.uk
2015 - 2016Lead Actor
Theatre (Tour)
Fewer Emergencies by Martin Crimp
Stephanie Goodfellow
Weird Sisters Theatre Company
Touring venues
2015 - 2016Legal roleplayer
Role Play
Various training sessionsPCA Law
2015Narrator
Voiceover
Macmillan Cancer Support
Rachel Seigel
Kartoffel Films
Sound studio
2015Van Gogh's Mother
Voiceover
Van Gogh Exhibition
Louise Reed
Elbow Productions
2015Dermatologist
Film (Short)
Not a Happy Moment
Tom Wrigglesworth
Wriggles & Robins
2015Teacher
Online / Digital
Out the Webseries
Emmalie El Fadli
Macamore Productions
2015Leila Maturin (Featured projection)
Theatre (Tour)
Mr Merrick, The Elephant Man
Philip Hutchinson
Lucky Dog Theatre Productions
Tour
2015Lead Female
Commercial
Vines for FitbitsThe Wagon. TV
2015Tess Moffat
Theatre
Bluestockings
Gilly Fick
Guildburys Theatre Company
Electric Theatre
2014Lady Macbeth
Theatre (Tour)
Macbeth
Ian Nicholls
Guildburys Theatre Company
Haslemere Educational Museum
2014Lady Macbeth
Theatre (Tour)
Macbeth
Ian Nicholls
Guildburys Theatre Company
Waverley Abbey House, Farnham
2014Female Lead
Film (Short)
Terminal
Paul Weems
Independent
2014Erica
Corporate
Training VideoWitt O'Brien
2014Woman
Film (Short)
11:11
Paul Weems
Independent
2014Mel
Theatre
Party by Tom Basden
Marie Gardner
Pranksters Theatre Company
Leatherhead Theatre
2014Sophie Barton
Theatre
Ten Times Table by Alan Ayckbourn
Gilly Fick
Guildburys Theatre Company
Electric Theatre
2014Actor
Theatre
The Vagina Monologues
Jessica Nunn
All The World's a Stage
The Stoke pub, Guildford
2013Belle and ensemble
Theatre
Christmas Carol - Pub CrawlAll The World's a Stage
Guildford and Godalming
2013Compere and Assistant Director
Presenter
Christmas Show
Philip O'Brien
Haslemere Singing Studio
St Albans, Hindhead
2013Mel
Theatre
Party by Tom Basden
Marie Gardner
Pranksters Theatre Company
Rhoda McGaw Theatre
2013Maggie Mundy
Theatre
Dancing at Lughnasa
Eddie Woolrich
Guildburys Theatre Company
Electric Theatre
2013Compere
Presenter
Stars - Singing Showcase
Philip O'Brien
Haslemere Singing Studio
St Catherine's School, Bramley
2013Erica
Corporate
Training VideoLink Associates
2012Mrs Farnfield
Rehearsed Reading
Chilworth Gunpowder - Community Theatre Project
Richard Conlon
Richard Conlon - writer
2012Susanna
Theatre
The Marriage of Figaro
Rob Shepperd
Guildburys Theatre Company
Farnham Castle - Open Air Theatre
2012Mrs Gibbs
Theatre
The Royal Baccarat Scandal
Gilly Fick
Guildburys Theatre Company
Electric Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1998English LiteratureUniversity of Edinburgh

    Additional Skills

    I am a singer and musician. I play the piano (advanced), flute and bassoon (intermediate). Singer in a pop/funk functions band.

    I am athletic and an experienced climber.

    Additional Information

    Founder and Artistic Director of Weird Sisters Theatre Company currently touring the South East. See www.ws-theatre.com.

    About me

    I am a Professional Scottish actor, singer and musician based just South of London. Experienced in straight and comedy roles.

    Recent reviews read:

    "The play is an excellent vehicle to showcase the talents of Alison Nicol, whose performance is captivating, comical, inspiring and affecting." [Broadway Baby Lois Zoppi]

    "Nicol sashays between vulnerability – she breaks down several times singing ‘My Secret Love’ and elsewhere to soaring effect – and tender watchfulness. This is exquisite, exceptional acting, the finest intimate cast I’ve seen so far this Festival."[Fringereview Dr Simon Jenner]

    "Alison Nicol as Persephone is an ingénue, with innocence, but also anger at her treatment, but also has a fine singing voice, and a comedic light touch." [remotegoat Ben MacNair]

    "Alison Nicol, as Porph, is alternately joyously bubbly and horrifyingly vulnerable" [Londontheatre1 Genni Trickett]

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Australian
    • Dublin
    • Irish
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Corporate
    • Film (Student)
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Improvisation
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Musical Skills
    • Piano
    Accents (UK)
    • Belfast
    • Cockney
    • Devon
    • Edinburgh
    • English, standard
    • Estuary English
    • Fife
    • Glasgow
    • Liverpool
    • Northern Irish
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Scottish, Central
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Scottish, West Coast
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • Scottish
    DBS checked
    • No