Amanda Bailey

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    46 - 56
    Height
    5' 3" (1m 62cm)
    Weight
    9st. 13lb (63kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Medium
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  • Links

    Personal Website
    www.amandabailey.co.uk
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2019Rose Parish (Amanda Bailey), the epitome of an English mum.
Robin Strapp
britishtheatreguide.info
2019Amanda Bailey as Will’s mum Rose is also a riot to watch onstage.
Miles Hurley
broadwaybaby.com
2017Other notable performances came from Carmella Brown as Judith Cramer, Sid Luft as Harry Anton and Ethel Gumm Amanda Bailey.
Caroline Hanks-Farmer
carnstheatrepassion.com
2016Amanda Bailey brings every inch of Moma Rose to the role of Ethel Gumm.
Douglas Mayo
britishtheatre.com
2016Some of the scenes between [Lucy Penrose's Judy] and Amanda Bailey as her pushy mother, Ethel Gumm, were executed brilliantly.
Neil Johnson
everything-theatre.co.uk
2016A strong and powerful turn from Amanda Bailey.
Richard Braine
pubtheatres1.tumblr.com
2016Amanda Bailey shines as Creon, utterly commanding the space and bringing a sense of gravitas in her speech.
Rona
thriftytheatrethinker.wordpress.com
2016Amanda Bailey gave a particularly impressive performance as Creon.
Joseph Winer
londontheatre1.com
2015Amanda Bailey as Ethel Gumm, the show-business mother from hell, [is] outstanding.
William Russell
reviewsgate.com
2015Bailey’s performance in this role [Interpreter] was, for me, the best of the show.
Clare Annamalai
everything-theatre.co.uk
2015Bailey shines in a multitude of roles, moving smoothly from local gossip to jolly confidant, disapproving mother-in-law to sinister Death.
Liz Dyer
lastminutetheatretickets.com
2014I was particularly impressed with Amanda Bailey, who managed to be her own woman, not just a copy.
Mary Woodward
sgfringe.com
2014Amanda Bailey gives a sterling performance as Lady Bracknell, delivering lines with all the command and imperiousness the character deserves.
David Harris
edfringereview.com
2014Amanda Bailey in particular does a great job playing the sort of role the world now thinks Maggie Smith invented.
Max Sycamore
pheatreland.co.uk
2014Amanda Bailey is authoritative and almost steals the scenes as Lady Bracknell.
Carolin Kopplin
uktheatre.net

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Elizabeth Ellison
Online / Digital
Direct Action
Graham Watts
Hog In The Limelight Productions
Zoom
2020Rosalind Iden/Defence
Theatre
The Trial Of Donald Wolfit
Bryan Hodgson
Hog In The Limelight Productions
White Bear Theatre
2020Rosalind Iden, Ophelia, Mistress Quickly, Lady Anne, Lady Macbeth, Olivia
Online / Digital
Donald Wolfit's Scenes From Shakespeare
Michael McManus
Hog In the Limelight Productions
Zoom
2020Nastasya Merchutkina, Helena Popov, Stepanie Chubkov
Online / Digital
Cheese And Wine With Chekhov
Amanda Bailey
Hog In The Limelight Productions
Zoom
2020Rosalind Iden/Defence
Online / Digital
The Trial of Donald Wolfit
Michael McManus
Hog In The Limelight Productions
Zoom
2020Liz
Online / Digital
To Walk With Kings
Michael McManus
Hog In The Limelight Productions
Zoom
2020Jill
Online / Digital
After You
Brendan Murray
Hog In The Limelight Productions
Zoom
2020Lucia O'Trigger
Online / Digital
The Rivals
Amanda Bailey
Hog In The Limelight Productions
Zoom
2020Miss Prism
Online / Digital
The Importance of Being Earnest
Amanda Bailey
Hog In The Limelight Productions
Zoom
2020Cecilia Crabtree
Online / Digital
Lord Dismiss Us
Glenn Chandler
Hog In The Limelight Productions
Zoom
2020Edith Heath/other female roles
Online / Digital
Maggie and Ted
Michael Kingsbury
Hog In The Limelight Productions
Zoom
2019Rose Parrish
Theatre
The Good Scout
Glenn Chandler
Boys Of The Empire Productions
Above The Stag/Space@Surgeons' Hall, Edinburgh
2018Narrator
Voiceover
TheramexGreen Bullet Films
2018Katja and Manageress
Radio
The SoulbreakerAudible.com
2018Ethel Gumm
Theatre
Judy! at The Hippodrome
Ray Rackham
Ray Rackham Productions
The Hippodrome
2018Voice of Mother
Commercial
Fage Total Split PotVoice Artists Network
2018Narrator
Voiceover
The Fear of Finding Out Episode 3Studio Hansa
2017Ethel Gumm
Theatre
Judy!
Ray Rackham
London Theatre Workshop
Arts Theatre
2017Narrator
Voiceover
The Fear of Finding Out Episodes 1 & 2Studio Hansa
2016Diane
TV
Cold Callers
Rich Whitby
Funky Sputnik Productions and Tales Retold
2016DCI Nicola Simpson
Rehearsed Reading
Same Difference
James Stone
Fine Mess Theatre
The Park Theatre
2016Ethel Gumm
Theatre
Through The Mill
Ray Rackham
London Theatre Workshop
Southwark Playhouse
2016Barbara
Rehearsed Reading
City of Champions
Steve Brown
London Theatre Workshop
London Theatre Workshop
2016Creon
Theatre
Antigone
Matthew Parker
Tales Retold
The Hope Theatre
2015Ethel Gumm
Theatre
Through The Mill
Max Reynolds
London Theatre Workshop
2015Cake Lady
Commercial
Chris Moyles' Breakfast Show on Radio X
Bobbsey Twins
Blink
2015Maid, Mother-in-Law, Beggarwoman, Neighbour
Theatre
Blood Wedding
Fay Lomas
Dreamcatcher Theatre
Bread and Roses Theatre
2015Lily O'Valley, Francesca Medici, Apothecary
Cruise Ship
Poison Gardens Cruise
James Stone
Peel Entertainment
2015Mrs Birling
Theatre (Tour)
An Inspector Calls
Georgina Harris
Tin Shed Theatre
2015Denise Smith, Sheila Brown, Mrs Henry, Mrs Mason
Role Play
BA Social Work Placement Role PlaysBIG Role Play Company
UEL
2015Interpreter, Jean, Mrs Bennet, Lady Catherine De Berg, Mr Collins
Theatre
Lunchtime Fourplay 3
Nick Brice
Bite-Size Plays
St James Studio
2015Carlene Ferguson, Cassie Halangabana, Mrs Johal, Mrs Cooper
Role Play
BA Social Work Placement Role PlayBIG Role Play Company
University of Hertfordshire
2014 - 2015Ugly Sister
Theatre (Tour)
Cinderella
Linda Clark
Chaplins
2014Lady Bracknell
Theatre
Ernest; or Much Ado About Muffins
Pamela Schermann
Tales Retold/All In One Theatre
C cubed Edinburgh
2014Francesca Medici
Corporate
Medici Medicine
James Stone
PEEL Talent
Tower of London
2014Mother
Film (Short)
Road To Closure
Jack Woodham
Sliced Lemon Studios
2014Emma Williams
Role Play
BSc Educational Psychologist Role PlaySLo-Coach Productions
UCL
2014Veronica, Inner Waitress
Theatre
Lunchtime Fourplay 2
Nick Brice
Bite-Size Plays
St James Studio
2014Forensic Scientist
Teacher
Forensic Science WorkshopsEducation Group
2014Denise Smith, Sheila Brown, Mrs Mason
Role Play
BA Social Work Placement Role PlaysB.I.G.
UEL
2013Mother Goose
Theatre (Tour)
Mother Goose
Peter Benedict
Partytime Productions
2013Lady Bracknell
Theatre
Ernest.
Pamela Schermann
All In One Theatre Company
Etcetera Theatre
2013Christy
Theatre
Fear and Games
Samantha Ng
SLo-Coach Productions
The Bell
2013Police Woman
Online / Digital
Project: Library
Tim Hautekiet
TimH Productions
2013Mistress
Theatre
The Cagebirds
Victor Sobchak
The Theatre Collection
The Lord Stanley
2013Invisible Woman
Film (Short)
The Vanishing Woman
Abbie Brandon
Abbie Brandon
2013Mrs Pugh, Voice, Neighbour, Mrs Utah Watkins
Theatre
Under Milk Wood
Libby Edwards
The Bridge Training Theatre Company
Ovalhouse
2013Angelo
Theatre
Measure for Measure
Mark Akrill
The Bridge Training Theatre Company
The Cockpit
2012Sonja/Valerie
Theatre
Speaking in Tongues
Antony Law
The Bridge Training Theatre Company
1985Milly
Radio
Gosforth's FeteRadio Forest
BBC
1985Lucy
Radio
Mother FigureRadio Forest
BBC
1984Beryl
Radio
Still LifeRadio Forest
BBC
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2013Post Graduate Professional Acting DiplomaThe Bridge Theatre Training Company
    2005MA in Theatre & Contemporary PracticeUniversity of Hull
    1995PGCE in English with DramaUniversity of Sussex
    1991BA (Hons) in Theatre Arts, English & Film StudiesExeter University

    Additional Information

    Spotlight Link: www.spotlight.com/profile/ **contact removed**

    About me

    Actor based in London, currently performing on Zoom with Hog In The Limelight Productions.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Musical Skills
    • Accordion
    • Clarinet
    • Recorder
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    Hair Length
    • Shoulder Length
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Villainous
    Accents (International)
    • Australian
    • French
    • German
    • Irish
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Improvisation
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Essex
    • Lancashire
    • London
    • Northern England
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Experienced In
    • Corporate
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • Voice Over