Emma Drysdale

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    21 - 31
    Height
    5' 1" (1m 57cm)
    Weight
    8st. 7lb (54kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Slim
  • Files

    • video file (mp4)
  • Links

    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017 - 2018Writer/Director
Theatre
M.A.DGems Performing Arts
Michael Croft Theatre
2017Femme Free Spirit
Musical
Four Femmes on the ThamesUnderbelly Festival
underbelly
2016Femme Free Spirit
Music Video
Four Femmes on the Thames / Zone 3
Rick James
Four Femmes on the Thames
2015Rosie the Riveter / Femme
Music Video
Four Femmes on the Thames / Woman Up
Rick James
Four Femmes on the Thames
Havelock Walk
2014Elizabeth
Theatre
Choices
Samuel Miller / Criterion Theatre
Kids Company
Criterion Theatre
2014Katie
Theatre
Splinters
Amy Draper
Oval House
2014Interviewer
Film (Short)
Status 319Luntu Masiza
2014Singer
Music Video
Four Femmes on the Thames / Taken up the ShardRick James
2014Audio Book
Voiceover
Overcoming Multiple SclerosisOMS
2013Femme Free-Spirit
Musical
Four Femmes On The ThamesThe Camden Fringe
Canal Cafe Theatre
2013Teacher / Social Worker
Theatre
6 Plays on Loss & Betrayal
Samuel Miller
Kids Company
Soho Theatre
2013Brooklyn (Lead)
Film (Short)
6ix Seconds To Die
Rick James
Film4 FrightFest
2012 - 2013Miss Miller
Theatre
Goodnight Mr Tom (Olivier Award)
Angus Jackson
Fiery Angel
West End & UK No.1 Tour
2012Louise
Theatre
Cell Mates
Samuel Miller
Kids Company
Soho Theatre
2012Daughter
Film (Student)
The Meeting (Trailer)Nikki Gautam
2012Femme Free-Spirit
Musical
Four Femmes on the Thames (Valentines Show)Unfinished Theatre Company
Battersea Barge
2011Girl gang member
Film (Short)
Emergency ExitsTalvinder Sehmbi
2011Shannon
Workshops
Charming (new writing)PitsPro
Jerwood Space
2011Girl (lead)
Film (Short)
Chinese Love
Vignesh Vyas
Alan Vigs Entertainment
2011Ensemble
Theatre (Tour)

Angus Jackson
Chichester Festival Theatre
Chichester & UK No.1 Tour
2010Geri
Theatre (Tour)
Its No Joke
Keith Palmer
The Comedy School
The Lost Theatre
2010Woman
Commercial
Rexona/Sure advert
Orlando Gili & Sara Galvao
Mo Films
2010Singer
Musical
Sondheim 80th Birthday
Martin Duncan
BBC Proms
Royal Albert Hall
2010Femme Free-Spirit
Theatre
Four Femmes On The ThamesUnfinished Theatre
Battersea Barge
2010Clare
Film (Short)
Shop 205
Talvinder Sehmbi
Lightshow Productions
Kingston University
2010Ophelia Featherstonehaugh
Rehearsed Reading
MonoStereo
Raymond-Kym Suttle
More or Lesque Productions
The Actors Centre
2010Mia
Theatre
That Face
Hayley-Alice Metcalf & Clare Martin
Mustardseed Theatre Company
Tara Arts
2010Zoe
Film (Short)
Spirits
Pete Richmond
What The Chuff Productions
Hertfordshire Uni
2010Myself
Film (Docu)
On The Outside Looking In: Breaking into the Industry
Katy Brown
KB productions
2009Lavina/Mel/Mum
TIE
Fear to Bully
Caroline Bryant
Futures Theatre Company
2009Sam
TIE
Sweet Love
Caroline Bryant
Futures Theatre Company
2009Sue
Theatre
On My Own
Alexandra Carey
Missfit Productions
The Horse
2009Teenage Schoolgirl
Online / Digital
CIBA Vision Lenses Promo
Martin Steel
Haygarth
2009Janine
Theatre
Oliver's Army
Fiona Laird
CSSD
Embassy Studio
2009Andrea
Theatre
Jerry Springer The Opera
Jenny Quayle Wendy Gadian (MD)
CSSD
Embassy Theatre
2008Selected Participant
Workshops
Romeo and JulietRoyal Shakespeare Company
Stratford Upon Avon
2008Kelly
TV
In Search Of... (Pilot)
Chris Faith
Endemol
2008Queen / Itys
Theatre
The Love of the Nightingale
Philip Joseph
CSSD
Embassy Studio
2005Child
Musical
Life On EarthATA Productions
Theatre Royal Drury Lane
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    20093 yr. Acting/Musical TheatreRoyal Central School of Speech and Drama

    Additional Skills

    Playing Age 17 - 32

    Singing (Bottom F to Top C. Belt to E)

    Grade 5 Associated Board with Distinction

    Grade 4 Piano, Grade 5 Music Theory

    Workshop Co-ordinator, Forum Theatre

    Sports - tennis, squash, trampolining, running, football, horseriding

    STAGE COMBAT: BADC Basic Award in Rapier and Dagger, Point and Unarmed

    Songwriting

    Additional Information

    Goodnight Mr Tom **** (Telegraph, Mail, Independent, Stage)

    That Face, Tara Arts **** (Remote Goat)

    Winner of UK Search for a Star Competition £3,000 Prize

    Recipient of BBC Fame Academy Musical Theatre Bursary, £3,500, 2008

    Selected to attend a workshop with the RSC in Stratford in December 2008

    About me

    "the raw honesty and subversive energy behind the portrayal of troubled adolescent Mia" (That Face -Remote Goat)

    "effortless and authentic movement"

     Bucks Free Press, High Wycombe Swan ,

    "What a pleasure to work with you...I admired your spirit and dedication" - Oliver Ford Davies,

    "Emma is a most gifted and versatile actor and singer. She works with passion, depth and a great sensitivity for her art, both as a performer, and as a collaborative member of a group. She is a dedicated, generous and natural ensemble player" - Sara Kestelman

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Australian
    • Irish
    Experienced In
    • Film (Student)
    • Motion Capture
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Musical Skills
    • Piano
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Devon
    • Dorset
    • Essex
    • London
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Somerset
    • South London
    Accents (North American)
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    General Dance Skills
    • Jazz
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Free-spirited
    • Intellectual
    • Mischievous
    • Wholesome