Clare Perkins

  • Actor
    Female / Greater London
  • Ethnicity
    Black - Other
    Age Range
    43 - 49
    Height
    5' 3" (1m 63cm)
    Weight
    9st. (57kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Slim

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2014Elaine/Deaane, hindrey rd mum
Theatre
Little Revolution
Joe Hill-Gibbons
Almeida Theatre
Almeida
2014All female voices apart from lead
Voiceover
Audio book/Among the hoods/harriet Sargeant
Nic Jones
strathmore Productions
2014Deborah/Loretta
Theatre (Tour)
How to be Immortal
Kirsty Housley
Penny dreadful Th.Co.
2013teacher
Theatre
Twelve
Janet Steel
Kali Theatre Company
2013Joyce
Radio
Miss you still
Claire grove
BBC Radio
2012 - 2013Ava
TV
Eastenders
various
BBC
2012Mary
Radio
The Winter House
Marc Beeby
BBC Radio
2012Jocelyn
TV
RunAcme prod/CH4
2012hackney woman
Corporate
Preventing sight lossRoyal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
2012Newsreader
Corporate
Amnesty InternationalGrain Media
grain media
2012Mammy
Rehearsed Reading
Neigbours by Branden Jacob-Jenkins
Melanie Spencer
Hightide Festival
High tide festival suffolk
2012justice woman
TV
verbatim riots
Alecky blythe
BBC
2011Ruth
Radio
Corrinne come back and gone
Claire grove
BBC Radio
2011Hudson
Radio
Landfall
Marc Beeby
BBC Radio
Maida Vale studios
2011Rosa Parks
Film (Docu)
True StoriesLambent Productions
2011Lorraine Greenhall
TV
Doctors
John Maidens
BBC
2011MUM
Film (Short)
Surprise
Micheal Kofi
Tricycle Theatre education
2011Narrator
Voiceover
GeorgiaRNIB talking book service
2011Fay Burns
Radio
Best Interests
Jonquil Panting
BBC Radio
2011Simone Tait- semi regular role
TV
Holby City
Jenny Darnell Daikin Marsh
BBC
2010King Black Fag
Film (Feature)
Blacklands
Nicholas Beveny
Foughtnight
2010narrator
Voiceover
The other handRoyal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
2010Kids Mum
Film (Feature)
7 Lives
Paul Wilkins
Starfish Films
2010Helia / ensemble
Theatre
Welcome to Thebes
Richard Eyre
National Theatre Studio
National Theatre
2009mother/cook/farmers wife/soldier
Theatre
caucasian chalk circle
nancy meckler
Shared Experience
west yorkshire playhouse/nottingham playhouse
2008 - 2009Mama Alice
Theatre (Tour)
The hounding of David Oluwale
Dawn Walton
Eclipse/West Yorkshire Playhouse
WYP/Birmingham Rep/Nottingham Payhouse/Hackney empire/Ipswich Wolsey/Exeter Northcott/Liverpool Everyman
2009senior manager/ receptionist/employer
Corporate
handling difficult situationsXube
2007 - 2008The lamplighter
Radio
The Lamplighter
Pam fraser Solomon
BBC Radio
2008Gloria
Theatre
Any Which Way
Maggie Norris
Only Connect Creative Arts Co.
2008Christine
Theatre
a fag burn in the carpetone for the road productions
Kings head theatre
2008smoker
Commercial
nhs stop smoking campaignad company
london rooftop
2008Sally jefferson
Radio
These are the times
Clive Brill
BBC Radio
soundhouse
2007Da Costa
Film (Feature)
Dead MeatQ Productions
2007various
Radio
Number 10
Jonathan Myerson
BBC Radio
2006 - 2007Hayley
Radio
Weak At The Top
Jonquil Panting
BBC Radio
2007Chidminder
TV
Talk To Me
Dearblha Walsh
Company Pictures
2007Dolly
TV
Clapham Junction
Adrian Shergold
Channel 4
2007Rachel'o'hara
TV
Casualty
Ian Barnes
BBC
2006 - 2007mother, crack addict, social security bitch
Theatre
Fabulation
Indhu Rubasingham
Tricycle Theatre
Tricycle theatre
2005 - 2006hayley
Radio
Weak at the top
Jonquil Panting
BBC Radio
soundhouse
2006Mrs Lamone
TV
All in the Game
Jim'o'Hanlon
Ch4/Tightrope
2005Mary
TV
Shoot the Messenger
Ngozi Onwurah
BBC
2003 - 2005Denise Boulter
TV
Family Affairs
various
freemantle media/channel 5
1997 - 2005Mel
Radio
Westway
Ann Edyvean, jonathon Myerson,Jessica Dromgoole,
BBC Radio
bush house
2003Various roles
Commercial
Ministry of performing arts
Mustafa Matura
BBC Worldservice drama
2002Bev (mother)
Film (Feature)
Bullet boy
Saul Dibbs
shine films/screen2
2000woman 1
Theatre (Tour)
two women
Rufus Norris
Paines Plough
Soho theatre
1999Mum
TV
Pig Heart Boy
Kate Cheeseman
BBC Childrens TV
1999Liz Morden/lieutenant Dawes
Theatre
Our Country's good
Patrick Sanford
Nuffield Theatre Southhampton
1997 - 1998Bridget
TV
My Wonderful Life
Sid Robesan/Keith Washington/Martin Dennis
Granada
1997Debs Friend
TV
Men behaving Badly
Martin Dennis
Hartswood Films Ltd
1997Lorraine
Radio
FEVER the little willie john story
Andy Jordan
BBC Radio
1997actress, leprechaun, various
Theatre
Ready or not
Jo Martin
Theatre Royal Stratford East
Theatre Royal Stratford east
1996Black Actress
Film (Docu)
SPELLBOUND (exhibition)
Peter Greenaway
Hayward Gallery
Hayward Gallery
1996arguing couple
Still Photos
360 photoSam Taylor Wood
1996sister in law
Film (Feature)
secrets and lies
mike leigh
Thin Man Films
1994Yvonne
Theatre
Been so long
Ann Mitchell
Che walker productions
1993Gill
Film (Feature)
ladybird ladybird
Ken Loach
Parallax Pictures
1991Viola
Theatre
twelth night
Jonathan Petherbridge
London Bubble
1989lead
TIE
sack of lies
Gwenda Hughes
Theatre Centre
tour
1987 - 1988Solicitor
Theatre (Tour)
Ragamuffin
Amani Napthali
Double-Edge Gallery-Theatre
Camden United Theatre
1986 - 1987Nompi
TIE
Under Exposure
Romy Baskerville
Theatre Foundry
1987Cordelia
Theatre (Tour)
Lears daughters
Gwenda Hughes
Womens theatre group (sphinx)
1986brenda
Theatre (Tour)
On the plastic
Gwenda Hughes
Perspectives theatre company
1985 - 1986Lizzie Walker
TIE
Stamping shouting and singing home
Gwenda Hughes
Watford palace TIE
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    19853 yr. Acting/Musical TheatreRose Bruford college of speech and drama

    Additional Skills

    cycling

    singing

    yoga

    guitar

    improvisation

    sightreading

    comedy

    Additional Information

    lead singer of the pop eyed dolls

    3 children aged 29 ,24,and21

    winner best actress screen nation awards for BULLET BOY

    and named best actress at Dinard film festival 2005 for BULLET BOY

    extensive radio drama work includes 7 years as MEL on BBC world service drama WESTWAY

    Excellent sightreader

    About me

    Clare Perkins.

    Professional Actor for 27 years, highly experienced in Film,Theatre,Radio,Television.

    Skilled at Improvisation, Comedy,Sightreading,Roleplay,Narration/audiobooks. Clare is a Mother of 3 and has 1Grandson.

    Former Lead singer of The PopEyed Dolls

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Brown
    Accents (International)
    • African (South)
    • African (West)
    • Australian
    • Dublin
    • French
    • Irish
    • Nigerian
    • Patois
    • West-Indian
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Improvisation
    • Music Videos
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Musical Skills
    • Guitar
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Geordie
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • Manchester
    • Northern England
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • South London
    • Southern England
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • General American
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    • Texas
    General Dance Skills
    • Contemporary
    • Jazz
    • Swing/Jive
    Hair Length
    • Shoulder Length
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • No
    Character Types
    • Professional
    • Mischievous
    • Scruffy
    • Sexy
    • Villainous