Ashley Christmas

  • Actor
    Female / Hampshire
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    43 - 53
    Height
    5' 3" (1m 63cm)
    Weight
    19st. 10lb (125kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Green
    Build
    Large

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2017Ashley Christmas carries the performance in fine style... a dynamic central performance
Ron Simpson
thereviewshub.com
2017There are plenty of laughs where Christmas shows off her impeccable comedy timing...
Helen Brown
britishtheatreguide.info
2016A wickedly good impersonation of Hattie Jacques
Brian Penn
everything-theatre.co.uk
2016Ashley Christmas: this woman is superb, her comic timing is sublime
Faye Stockley
lastminutetheatretickets.com
2016Christmas nails Hattie to perfection
Suzanne Davies
theatresoutheast.com
2014Ashley Christmas’ comic performance as the Red Queen will remind older viewers of Joan Turner.
Mike Martin
thestage.co.uk
2013Ashley Christmas gives a tour-de-force performance as the grieving mother.....You can't help but empathise with her heartbreaking loss.
Robin Strapp
britishtheatreguide.info
2013The central character is Christopher's mother, Linda, beautifully portrayed by Ashley Christmas in a perfectly judged, heart-wrenching performance.
Bryn Strudwick
basingstokegazette.co.uk

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Janet Gibbs
Theatre (Immersive)
A Very Victorian Christmas - Tyntesfield House
Andy Burden
Natural Theatre Company
Tyntesfield House
2019Artemis Arinae
Theatre (Tour)
Crimes on the Coast
James Farrell
New Old Friends
2018Mrs Elf/Ensemble
Theatre
The Magical Christmas Toy Shop
Becky Kitter
Scratch Built Productions
2018Lady Catherine de Bourgh
Theatre
Darcy's Ball
Andy Burden
Natural Theatre Company
Mission Theatre, Bath
2017 - 2018Bobby Cratchit / Marley (voice and puppetry)
Theatre (Tour)
A Christmas Carol
Mary Swan
Proteus Theatre Company
2016Ensemble
Theatre
A Winter's Trail
Stephanie Jalland
Hoodwink
Salisbury Cathedral
2016Grace Ashcroft
Theatre (Tour)
The Wish House
Vivienne Garnett
North Country Theatre
2016Jo/Hattie Jacques
Theatre (Tour)
Becoming Hattie
Mary Swan
Proteus Theatre Company
2015 - 2016Granny Isadora Riding
Theatre (Tour)
Little Red and the Wolves
Mary Swan
Proteus Theatre Company
2015Lady Catering D'Iceberg
Theatre
Jane Austen Undone - Comedy Walking Tours
Andy Burden
Natural Theatre Company
Bath
2015Ensemble
Theatre
The Haunted Man - R&D
Chris Hallam
Kindred Theatre
2014Ensemble
Theatre
In Our Place: Tanks, Turf and Tesco - Tales from Tidworth
Mark Bishop
Creative Ecology Wiltshire / Salisbury Arts Centre
2014Mum
Film (Student)
A Very British Haunting
Mark Gandey
WeHaveFun Productions
2013Red Queen/ Cook
Theatre (Tour)
Alice in Wonderland
Mary Swan
Proteus Theatre Company
2013Miss Skillon
Theatre
See How They Run
Juliet Forster
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal
2013Grace/Mabel
Theatre (Tour)
Between Wind and Water
Emma Golby-Kirk
Now Heritage
2012 - 2013Linda Yates
Theatre (Tour)
Missing in Action
Mary Swan
Proteus Theatre Company
2012 - 2013Martha
Theatre (Tour)
The Secret Garden
Mary Swan
Proteus Theatre Company
2000 - 2012Various
Theatre (Tour)
Street Theatre
Ralph Oswick
Natural Theatre Company
2008Smelly Gwennie
Theatre (Tour)
The Fire Starter
John Nicholson
Big State Theatre
2008Hedgehog
Theatre
Rabbit and Hedgehog in The Birthday Presents and Rabbit's Wish
Juliet Forster
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal
2007 - 2008White Queen
Theatre
Alice Through the Looking Glass
Andy Burden
Tobacco Factory Theatre Company
Tobacco Factory, Bristol
2007 - 2008Sonia Glock
Theatre (Tour)
Fallen Angels
Andy Burden
Big State Theatre
2005 - 2006Mrs Thing
Theatre (Tour)
Fetch!
John Nicholson
Big State Theatre
2004Rachel
Rehearsed Reading
Pleasing Women
Anne Pearson
Salisbury Playhouse
Salisbury Playhouse Studio
2003Sadie May
Theatre
The Rise and Fall of Little Voice
Gareth Tudor-Price
Hull Truck
Hull Truck Theatre
2003Jo
TIE
Big School: Alien Invasion
Juliet Forster
Belgrade Theatre Company
2003Mrs Slipper
TIE
A Victorian Christmas
Adrian New
Stopwatch Theatre Company
HMS Warrior, Portsmouth
2002Mum
Theatre
Hibernation
Matthew Pegg
Belgrade Theatre Company
Belgrade Theatre, Coventry
2001Wife
Commercial
Yes Car Creditcommercial
2001Caliban
Theatre
The Tempest
Andy Burden
Innerroom Theatre Company
Rondo Theatre, Bath
2001Queen Victoria
Theatre
Festival of Christmas
Damon Wakelin
Cardboard and String Theatre Company
Historic Dockyard, Portsmouth
2001Maid
Theatre
The Lesson
Andy Burden
Innerroom Theatre Company
Rondo Theatre, Bath
1999Lydia
Theatre (Tour)
The Fisher King
Andy Burden
Innerroom Theatre Company
1999Marjorie
Theatre (Tour)
Spaghetti Weston-Super-Mare
Andy Burden
Big State Theatre
1998Woman (Aggie)
Theatre (Tour)
Gone West
Mark Bishop
Big State Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1991BA (Hons) Performing Arts: DramaLeicester Polytechnic

    Additional Skills

    Highly experienced as a workshop leader for young people.

    Experienced youth theatre director.

    About me

    Energetic, versatile and witty performer. Highly creative with extensive experience of devising new theatre.Experienced in small scale and rural touring.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    Hair Length
    • Shoulder Length
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Native accent
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Birmingham
    • Cockney
    • London
    • Northern England
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Southern England
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Wiltshire
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA