Ben Harrison

  • Actor
    Male / Bristol Avon
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    29 - 35
    Height
    5' 10" (1m 80cm)
    Weight
    168lb (76kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Hazel
    Build
    Medium
  • Files

    • pdf document
  • Links

    Personal Website
    website
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2011 - 2014Buddy The Dog / Musician
Theatre
We're Going on a Bear Hunt
Sally Cookson
Kenny Wax Productions
Exeter Northcott, Drama Theatre Hong Kong, and Singapore.
2013Orpheus
Theatre (Tour)
Jason and the Argonauts
David Durrant
Courtyard Theatre, Hereford
UK Tour
2012Dinosaur Ranger
Commercial
Advertisement for Dino-ZooBristol Zoo Gardens
2011Multiple including cross gender playing
Musical
Oh! What A Lovely War!
Adrian McDougall
Blackeyed Theatre
UK National Tour.
2010Grasshopper
Theatre (Tour)
James and The Giant Peach
Oliver
Illyria
Gray
2010Harry/Lofty
Theatre (Tour)
Alfie
Adrian McDougall
Blackeyed Theatre
UK TOUR
2009Mowgli
Theatre (Tour)
The Mowgli Stories
Tina Hofmann
Illyria
2008Wishee Washee
Theatre
Aladdin (the wok n woll panto)Stafford Gatehouse Theatre
Stafford Gatehouse Theatre
2008Multiple
Musical
Oh What A Lovely War
Adrian McDougall
Blackeyed Theatre
Touring
2008The Musician
Theatre (Tour)
Shadow Play
Sally Cookson
Travelling Light
National Tour
2007Musician/Vladamir
Theatre (Tour)
The Tiler of Gloucester
Sally Cookson
The Fairgame Theatre Company
Tour of Gloucestershire
2007All roles.
Theatre
Digging for Madagascar (Act Wild)
Sita Calvert-Ennals
Lost Luggage
Bristol Zoo
2007Dogsborough, Betty, Rag, and others
Theatre (Tour)
The Resistable Rise of Arturo Ui
Bart Lee
Blackeyed Theatre
South Hill Park/Castle Wellingborough and Tour
2006Breeze
Theatre (Tour)
Pandora's Box
Malichi Bogdanov
MAC Productions
Midlands Arts Centre.
2006Bez
Theatre (Tour)
VocationalityImpact Universal Ltd
Tour of Rotherham and Sheffield schools
2005Keith
Theatre (Tour)
The Selfish Giant
Phil Clark
Sherman Theatre Company
Sherman Theatre Venue 2 (and tour of Wales)
1999Benvolio
Theatre
After Juliet
J. Kendrik
Cardiff High School
Cardiff High/ Theatre Clwyd / National Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2004BA HONS DRAMAExeter University

    Additional Skills

    Previous Training and certification in Stage Combat - unarmed combat /rapier and dagger/ quarterstaff.

    Basic circus skills.

    Experience of Physical theatre and Music Theatre.

    As well as instruments mentioned in the skills section I also play the Mandolin, and most recently learnt to play some double bass for a show.

    Additional Information

    Professional directing credit (The Lord of the Flies Revisited - Sherman Theatre)

    Experienced workshop leader...Pyramid after schools club, Youth Theatre Summer School Director, Music Club leader.

    Also works professionally as a writer and adapter for children's theatre, and as a professional musician.

    About me

    Ben Harrison

    Playing age 18-32.

    Play a range on instruments, with lots of experience as an actor musician. Currently learning basics of clarinet and violin.

    Especially interested in making a show reel at the moment and seeking representation.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • French
    • Italian
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Improvisation
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Musical Skills
    • Accordion
    • Drums
    • Guitar
    • Percussion
    • Piano
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Birmingham
    • Cockney
    • Devon
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Somerset
    • Welsh, Southern
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Baritone
    • Bass
    • Falsetto
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Intermediate
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Facial Characteristics
    • Moustache
    • Sideburns
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Native accent
    • English
    Character Types
    • Wholesome
    • Professional
    • Geeky
    • Free-spirited
    • Posh