Dan de la Motte

  • Actor
    Male / London
  • Ethnicity
    Age Range
    23 - 33
    1m 78cm (5' 10")
    53kg (117lb)
    Hair Colour
    Eye Colour


2019special mention having to be made of Dan de La Motte as Beryl (and part of the troupe)
Stephen Vowles


YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017 - 2020Host
Off Book
Dan de la Motte
The Young Vic
Young Vic
2019 - 2020Doctor/Boyfriend/Hook-Up/Pharmacist/Agent
Live to Tell: (A Proposal For) The Madonna Jukebox Musical
Deirdre McLaughlin
Brian Mullin
The Yard
2019Dan de la Motte
Comedy Lab+
Dan de la Motte
Dan de la Motte
Soho Theatre
Jam Tomorrow
Jeremy James
They, Them, We, Us
Dani Singer
Arcola Queer Collective
Arcola Theatre
2019Beryl Shufflebottom / Ensemble
Fine and Dandy
Lil Warren
Sea Change Theatre
The King's Head Theatre
2019Dr Mortimer / Stapleton
Site Specific
The Hound of the Baskervilles
Lil Warren
09Lives Theatre
Abney Park Cemetery
2018Dan de la Motte
Live 09
Dan de la Motte
Dan de la Motte
Camden People's Theatre
2018Junior Agent
Theatre (Immersive)
The Digital Ghost Hunt
Tom Bottell
KIT Theatre
Battersea Arts Centre
  • Education

    University of Birmingham

    About me

    DAN DE LA MOTTE is a Queer performer, presenter, producer, curator and activist. Recent credits include: The Hound of the Baskervilles (Abney Park - Offie Award Nominated), Fine and Dandy (King’s Head Theatre, Arcola Theatre) Live to Tell: (A Proposal For) The Madonna Jukebox Musical (Pulse Festival – New Wolsey Theatre and Yard Theatre) They, Them, We Us (Arcola Theatre) The Digital Ghost Hunt (Battersea Arts Centre).

    Dan is a touring comedian, and an alumnus of Soho Theatre’s Cabaret & Drag and Comedy Plus Labs, most recently taking his work to the Lancashire Fringe Festival, Camden People’s Theatre, Museum of London and more regularly at the Glory in east London and Arcola Theatre, where he is a member of their Queer Collective.

    Dan is a tour-guide, facilitator and host with Queer Tours of London, and is a producer and curator of performance and live art; producing the nationwide tour of Bird la Bird’s Queer People’s History Show (2019) and the London Theatre Consortium Artist Climate Lab in 2018 and 2019. He is a Creative Climate Leader with Julie’s Bicycle, and writes and gives talks on the role theatre and live art can play in tackling Climate Justice.

    Dan is also the host of Off Book, the Young Vic’s podcast. Dan is a Resident Progression Artist at the Tramshed in Woolwich. @Dandelamotte

    UPCOMING PROJECTS: Live to Tell: (A Proposal For) The Madonna Jukebox Musical (Research and Development Phase)

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Belgian
    • Cork
    • Donegal
    • Dublin
    • Eastern European
    • Galway
    • German
    • Irish
    • Irish RP
    • Italian
    • Kerry
    • Polish
    • Romanian
    • Scandinavian
    • Swedish
    • Swiss (French)
    • Swiss (German)
    • Yiddish
    • Dutch
    • Eastern European
    • French
    • German
    • Irish
    • Irish RP
    • Italian
    • Kerry
    • Scandinavian
    • Swedish
    • Swiss (French)
    • Swiss (German)
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Modelling
    • Presenting
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Immersive)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Musical Theatre
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Immersive)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    • Web-Series
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Italian
    Accents (UK)
    • Belfast
    • Birmingham
    • Cockney
    • Durham
    • English, standard
    • Geordie
    • Kent
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • Manchester
    • Northern Irish
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Sheffield
    Accents (North American)
    • Boston
    • Canadian
    • General American
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Baritone
    Perform nude?
    • Yes
    Organisation Memberships
    • BECTU (UK)
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Basic
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Geeky
    • Mischievous
    • Posh
    • Villainous
    • Wholesome