Christopher Ward

  • Actor
    Male / Cheshire
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    34 - 39
    Height
    6' (1m 83cm)
    Weight
    20st. (127kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Large
  • Files

    • video file (mp4)
  • Links

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    Spotlight Member
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Brad
Theatre
The Show
Meg McFarlane
Liverpool Fringe 24 Hour Plays
Lark Lane
2019John
TIE
Crashing
Paul Tunnicliffe
Alter Ego Theatre Company
Tour
2019AA
Theatre
Done Dining
Gareth Jones
Shelagh's Wheels Theatre Company
Hyde Festival Theatre
2019James Hadley / Samuel Horrocks
Theatre
The Riot Act
Rob Johnston
Breathe Out Theatre
Tour
2019John
Corporate
ECO EVENTS AND FILM – EVERYDAY OBESITY IN ACTION
James Nicholas
Collingwood Learning
ECO
2019Worker
Commercial
SUVA - Return To The Workplace
Tobias Fueter
Stories AG
2019Rolf
Theatre
Memory Lane: Swing Time - True Brit
Meg McFarlane
Jack Of All Trades Theatre Company
Love Lane
2019William Watson
Theatre
A Crack Through Time: The Rising of the Skeleton Army
Zoe Smith
Chester Heritage Festival
Storyhouse
2019Marcus Aurelius Nepos
Theatre
A Crack Through Time: Marcus Nepos's Final Round
Zoe Smith
Chester Heritage Festival
Storyhouse
2019Dillon
Theatre
The World In His Hands
John Mc
Goats Milk Theatre
Liverpool Fringe 24 Hour Plays
2018 - 2019Leonard
Theatre
Little Green Men
Rob Johnston
Breathe Out Theatre
Star Disc
2018Bill / Arnie
Theatre
The 24 Hour Plays: Let's Try Something A Bit Different
Richard Parker
Newly Distilled Theatre Company
Hyde Festival Theatre
2018Cheshire Cat
Theatre
Alice In Wonderland
Kate Mitchell
Studio 63 Productions
Tour
2018Gerald
Theatre
A Dance In The Dark
Kate Mitchell
Studio 63 Productions
Footlights House, Salford Quays
2018Professor Aronnax
Theatre
20,000 Leagues Under The Sea
Rob Johnston
Thunder Road Theatre & Harrogate Theatre
Harrogate Theatre
2018Mike
Theatre
Road To Nowhere
Paula Lee
3s A Crowd
Liverpool Fringe 24 Hour Plays
2017John
TIE
Crashing
Sean McGrath
Alter Ego Theatre Company
Tour
2017Atheist
Theatre
The 24 Hour Plays: Allahu Akbar
Alex Shepley
Wrong Number Theatre Company
Hyde Festival Theatre
2017Various .
Radio
The Wireless Show (Podcast)The Wireless Show
Podcast
2017Marvel / Teddy / Parson
Theatre
The Invisible Man
Rob Johnston & Alex Moran
Thunder Road Theatre
Harrogate Theatre
2017David
Theatre (Tour)
In A Land Much Like Ours
Sam Buist
Korova Arts
North West tour
2017Guard
Theatre (Tour)
The Book
Sam Buist
Korova Arts
North West tour
2016Danny
Film (Feature)
The Spawning
Simon Riley
DarkHeart Pictures
2015Kenley
Corporate
Gotcha
Taz Ayoub
Actors Studio UK
Pinewood Studios
2014Hud
Theatre
Loaded
Sean McGrath
Alter Ego Theatre Company
The Brockley Jack Theatre
2014Jack
Theatre
Le Storie Del Mare - Tales From The Sea
Matthew Bowden & Laura Stacey
Black Box Theatre Company
Terre d'a Mare, Santa Marinella, Italy
2014Friar Lawrence / Tybalt
Theatre (Tour)
Romeo and Juliet
Ian Moore
Black Box Theatre Company
North West tour
2014Student / Neighbour / Teacher
Role Play
Kings Leadership Academy Warrington Teacher Training
Matthew Bowden
Kings Leadership Academy Warrington Teacher Training
Kings Leadership Academy Warrington
2013Santa
Theatre
Times Up Santa
Sam Buist
Project Korova
Korova
2013Jay
Theatre
Rom-Bomb
Alex Shepley
Receptive Theatre
Korova
2012Butler / Utterson
Theatre
Hyde
James Taylor
Thunder Road Theatre
Harrogate Theatre
2011Butler
Theatre
Your Name Here Showcase (Hyde excerpt)Thunder Road Theatre
Irish Centre, Huddersfield
2011Narrator
Voiceover
Hyde Trailer
Kevin Jamieson
Harrogate Theatre
Harrogate Theatre
2011Utterson / Carew
Film (Short)
Hyde Trailer
Kevin Jamieson
Harrogate Theatre
2011Butler / Utterson
Theatre (Tour)
Hyde
Alex Moran & Christopher Ward
Thunder Road Theatre
The Continental, Preston; Harrogate Theatre, Harrogate; Halifax Square Chapel, Halifax; The Pauper's Pit, Buxton
2009Dr Watson
Theatre
The Double-Headed Penny-Farthing
Alex Moran & Christopher Ward
Essential Jack Theatre Company
The Adelphi, Preston Tringe
2009Bill
Theatre
An Evening with Gary Lineker
Sammi Woollard
Crumpet Theatre Company
The Adelphi, Preston
2009George
Theatre
Going Underground
Sam Buist
Screaming Theatre
The Continental, Preston
2008Narrator
Voiceover
Claws and Wren: The Space Hopper
Helen Trifourki
UCLAN
UCLAN
2007Bri
Theatre
A Day In The Death of Joe Egg
Luke Murray & Shakara Ahad
Crumpet Theatre Company
Augustine's, Edinburgh
2007Larry
Theatre
Closer
Luke Murray & Shakara Ahad
Crumpet Theatre Company
Grenfell-Baines Gallery, Preston
2005 - 2006Radio Presenter
Presenter
The Nick & Wardie ShowFrequency Radio
Preston
2005Pierre
Theatre
The Evil Dr. B. Zarre
Chris Fitzsimmons & Stella Warden
Crumpet Theatre Company
St. Peter's, Preston
2005Lord Capulet
Theatre
Romeo and Juliet
Katie Turner
Crumpet Theatre Company
The Mitchell & Kenyon, Preston
2004Oblong Fitzoblong
Theatre
The Thwarting of Baron Bolligrew
Nick Hodder
Crumpet Theatre Company
The Mitchell & Kenyon, Preston
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2007First Year DramaUniversity of Central Lancashire

    Additional Skills

    Training:

    Clowning Skills Workshop - Darren Tunstall, UCLan (April 2014)

    Weapons Training - RC-Annie (October 2014)

    Screen Acting Training - Tim Kent, Actors Studio (May 2015)

    Additional Information

    Nominated for Best Actor Award at Buxton Fringe 2011 (for Butler/Utterson in Hyde by Polis Loizou - Thunder Road Theatre)

    Two UCLan Best Actor awards

    Degree level Drama (1 year)

    AS & A2 Drama & Theatre Studies

    GCSE Drama & Theatre Arts

    "I particularly liked Ward as the kindly, intelligent worker and as the powerful Horrocks. He is an imposing figure, but there was so much going on in his eyes, and he brought an emotional core to the play..." - Stephen Walker, Fringe Guru (review for The Riot Act)

    "Christopher Ward is...compelling" - Keith Savage, Buxton Fringe (review for Hyde)

    "Ward is excellent as a slightly fumbling Watson" - Blog Preston (review for The Double-Headed Penny-Farthing)

    "This intense performance gripped from the start. Emotion ran high and was cleverly punctuated with intelligent wit." - Lancashire Evening Post

    (review for Closer)

    About me

    Nominated for Best Actor (Male) Award at Buxton Fringe 2019 (for James Hadley/Samuel Horrocks in The Riot Act by Rob Johnston - Breathe Out Theatre)

    Nominated for Best Actor Award at Buxton Fringe 2011 (for Butler/Utterson in Hyde by Polis Loizou - Thunder Road Theatre)

    Two UCLan Best Actor awards

    Degree level Drama (1 year)

    AS & A2 Drama & Theatre Studies

    GCSE Drama & Theatre Arts

    "I particularly liked Ward as the kindly, intelligent worker and as the powerful Horrocks. He is an imposing figure, but there was so much going on in his eyes, and he brought an emotional core to the play..." - Stephen Walker, Fringe Guru (review for The Riot Act)

    "Christopher Ward is...compelling" - Keith Savage, Buxton Fringe (review for Hyde)

    "Ward is excellent as a slightly fumbling Watson" - Blog Preston (review for The Double-Headed Penny-Farthing)

    "This intense performance gripped from the start. Emotion ran high and was cleverly punctuated with intelligent wit." - Lancashire Evening Post

    (review for Closer)

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Facial Characteristics
    • Beard
    Native accent
    • English
    Character Types
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Scruffy
    • Tough
    • Villainous
    Accents (International)
    • French
    • Spanish
    Interested in
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Cheshire
    • Lancashire
    • Liverpool
    • Northern England
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    Experienced In
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • Voice Over