Holly Benjamin

  • Actor
    Female / Cardiff
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    25 - 31
    Height
    5' 1" (1m 55cm)
    Weight
    8st. 9lb (55kg)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Slim
  • Files

    • sound file (mp3)
  • Links

    Equity
    yes

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2015'Holly Smith's (Benjamin) pregnant Ruby Bates was perspective, with an absolutely beautiful voice lifting the standard of the piece yet higher'. - Bournemouth Daily Echo
Angela Young
bournemouthecho.co.uk

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2015Phillip Gregg
Theatre
Roald Dahls The Magic Finger
Rachel Miller
Nurture Creative Dance Theatre
The Gate Arts Centre
2015The Cheshire Cat
Role Play
Alice in Wonderlands adventures
Emma McNab
3 Crate Productions
Llanover Hall Arts Centre
2015Ariel
Theatre (Tour)
The Tempest
Jayne Lloyd
Rain or Shine Theatre Company
2015Jane Banks
Theatre (Tour)
Miss Poppins
Oscar Alcaraz
La Tourne Teatro
2015Dawn
Theatre
Working Wo/men (WOW Festival)FYI Theatre Collective
Wales Millennium Centre
2014Model
Still Photos
CovenClownboy Media
2013 - 2014Tinkerbell
Musical
Peter Pan
Veronica belinchon
La Tourne Teatro
Paiporta Theatre
2013Amelia
Still Photos
Tu Aimeras ton ProchainClownboy Media
2012 - 2013Frankensteins Assistant
Theatre (Tour)
Frankenstein
Andrew Bardwell
La Tourne Teatro
Paiporta Theatre
2011 - 2012Genie
Musical
Aladdin
Oscar alcaraz
La Tourne Teatro
Paiporta Theatre
2011Ensemble
Workshops
Click
Sarah Jones and Peri Thomas
Mess Up The Mess Theatre Company
Miners Theatre
2011Miss Kennsington
Rehearsed Reading
I'ts been a pleasure meeting you
Jonathon Brinson
Goldsmiths
2010Rachel
Film (Short)
Tearaway
Erin Harvey
London Metropolitan University
Finsbury Park
2010Gemma
TIE
Gemmas Wardrobe
Josh Marriott
Solomon Theatre Company
UK and Ireland Tour
2009 - 2010Kim
TIE
Last Orders
Mark Hyde
Solomon Theatre Company
Touring Company
2009Ruby Bates
Theatre
They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
Ellie Nixon
Bournemouth Pavillion
The Pavillion Ballroom
2009Sally Leadbitter
Theatre
Mary Barton
Ken Robertson
University of the Arts London
Studio Theatre
2008Pierrot/Solo Singer
Theatre
Oh What a Lovely War!
Christopher Littlewood
University of the Arts London
Black Box Theatre
2008The Weird Sisters
Theatre
Macbeth
Petronilla Whitfield
University of the Arts London
Black Box Studio Theatre
2006Amy March
Theatre
Little Women
Noel Rees
Phoenix Theatre Company
Theatre Elli
2005Vivi
Theatre
Lunch In Venice
Ioan Hefin
National Theatre Studio
Cottesloe Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    20093 yr. ActingArts University Bournemouth

    Additional Skills

    Stage Combat(Single and Un-armed Rapier)

    Strong Movement Skills

    Standard skill in Circus Poi

    Good Alto Singing voice (wide vocal range)

    Additional Information

    SFX -Special affects make up artist: Merlin Youth, Lyric Theatre Carmarthenshire, Sweeny Todd Musical - 2011

    Back Stage Manager: Merlin Youth Theatre, Peter Pan- 2011.

    Stage Manager:Vital Signs/Summer-Doug Cockle-2009

    About me

    Welsh actress, dancer and singer Holly has recently returned back to the UK after working in Spain in a production of Mary Poppins where she played the role of Jane Banks, and also Frankensteins assistant in an adaptation of Mary Shelleys Frankenstein.

    This was Holly's third year of touring in Theatres and schools across Eastern Spain. Holly made her first Spanish Television appearences on 'Levante Studios Valencia' and 'La Pobla Studios '.

    Holly made her debut as Ariel in Shakespeare's The Tempest this summer with Rain or Shine theatre Company.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Experienced In
    • Film (Student)
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Lancashire
    • London
    • RP
    • Somerset
    • Southern England
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • Southern American
    General Dance Skills
    • Contemporary
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Specialist Appearance / Background
    • Visibly Pregnant
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Wholesome
    • Mischievous
    • Free-spirited