Jeryl Burgess

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    58 - 68
    Height
    5' 6" (1m 68cm)
    Weight
    112lb (51kg)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Green
    Build
    Slim
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  • Agent

    Agent
    JPA Management
    Contact
    01494 520 978

    Links

    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2019Raw but intensely poignant production full of empathy, anger, and humanity, Burgess plays grieving mother Emily with tearful, tightly-wound restraint
The Stage
thestage.co.uk
2017a notable performance
Pepe Luis Vazquez
eliberico.com
2017plays Susan with great dignity ... Burgess’ portrayal making you want to punch the air
Mindtheblog
Mindtheblog
2017Jeryl Burgess compellingly conveys her troubles ,,, as the world modernises around her and she is forced to adapt.
Culturised.co.uk
Culturised.co.uk
2017I did end up with a favourite and that was Jeryl playing Susan...Fantastic work by Jeryl throughout.
LondonTheatre1.com
LondonTheatre1.com
2015the most moving scene - the death of Jeryl Burgess’ delicately played servant - happens quietly in a darkened cornerthestage.co.uk
2015calming presence of Jeryl Burgess, who, in two roles transposed to the female gender, spoke Schiller's lines with rapt quietness
Michael Billington
theguardian.com
2012spoke Shakespeare's words as naturally as modern-day English … excellent ... bringing a chilling sense of menace to the character
Mary Tynan
frostmagazine.com
2012You can't fail to be moved by the[dead actor's] motherbritishtheatreguide.info

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2021Mother
Film
Homeward BoundMad Stallion
2020Nazaria
Online / Digital
Atra Bilis
Paula Paz
Cervantes Theatre Online
2020Featured Dancer
TV
Killing Eve Series 3 Episode 8
Damon Thomas
BBC
2019Older Maira
Film
Art Lives
Marcus Flemmings
Palindrome Pictures
2019Ethel Fogelberg
Film (Feature)
Our Communist Life
Tyler Richards
The Metropolitan Film School
2018Jenny
Film
CSP
Chris Jones
London Screenwriter's Festival Limited
2018Professor Andreeva
Film (Feature)
Excursion
Martin Grof
Grofilm
2018Mrs. Antony
Theatre
Going Down to Morocco
Marcus Roche
Cervantes Theatre
Cervantes Theatre
2018Emily
Theatre
The Swallow
Paula Paz
Cervantes Theatre
Cervantes Theatre
2017Emily
Theatre
The Swallow
Paula Paz
Cervantes Theatre
Cervantes Theatre
2017Lily
Theatre
Monbiles
Thomas Martin
Old Red Lion Theatre
Old Red Lion
2017Susan
Theatre
Contactless
Phil Croft
Good One Theatre
Hen and Chickens
2016Joan
Theatre
Gone to Pot
Kevin Russell
Theatre in the Pound Cockpit Theatre
Cockpit Theatre
2016Danii
Theatre
What's Your Issue
Sophia Start
Aequitas Theatre
Cockpit Theatre
2016Rachel
Theatre
St George's Day
Brigitte Adela
Sheer Height
Park Theatre
2016Mitta
Theatre
Fear and Misery of the Third Reich
Phil Willmott
Phil Willmott Company
Union Theatre
2015Joan
Theatre
Gone to Pot
Rachel Macaulay
Mulled Wine
2015Vi
Theatre
Sleepers' Diner
Tutku Barbaros
Sheer Height
Arts Theatre
2015Ruth
Theatre
Taken in Marriage
Lucy Atkinson
Rol'N Productions
Waterloo East
2015Mrs Rodgers
Film (Short)
DistanceChris Anderson
2015Angela Merkel
Film (Short)
Power PlaysRachel Rose Knoll
2015Mary
TV
PREMatureLiger Films
2014Player Queen/Voltemand
Theatre
Hamlet
Mark Leipacher
The Faction/NDT/Greenwich Theatre
New Diorama/Greenwich Theatre
2014One
Theatre
Thebes
Rachel Valentine-Smith
The Faction?NDT/Greenwich Theatre
New Diorama Theatre/Greenwich Theatre
2014Feigling/Daniele
Theatre
The Robbers
Mark Leipacher
The Faction/NDT/Greenwich Theatre
New Diorama Theatre/Greenwich Theatre
2014Annie
Film (Short)
Rudie Can't Fail
Joe Bateman
Make Light Productions
2013Rachel
Theatre
Tinned Goods
Liz Bagley
Jackdaw
Bussey Building/Theatre Delicatessen
2013Receptionist
Film (Feature)
Seven Lucky GodsDehlavi Films
2012Social dancer/myself
TV
Strictly Come DancingBBC
2012Gillian
Theatre
Trash Christmas
Sean Turner
Tristan Bates Theatre
2012Emilia/Shepherdess
Theatre
The Winter's Tale
Helen Oakleigh
The Rose Theatre
2012Betty
Theatre
Rostov
Grace Gummer
Brockley Jack Theatre
2012Duke Frederick
Theatre
As You Like ItWhite Bear Theatre
2011Sindbad/Ali Baba
Theatre
Arabian Nights
Mark Leipacher
The Faction
2011The Wife
Film (Short)
In Which A Wife Suffers a LossCheryl White, Best Film Edge of City Festival
2011Ivy Ponting
Film (Short)
Dog-Collar CriminalHaphazard Productions
2011Rose
Theatre
The Laundry
Mark Leipacher
Brockley Jack Theatre
Brockley Jack
2010 - 2011Anne Kinney
Theatre
Lines
Thomas Martin
Rosemary Branch Theatre
2010Agnes
Theatre
Absolution
Amy Draper
Theatre 503
2010Alice
Theatre
Memory of Summer
Helen Broughton
Jermyn Street Theatre
2010Lady Horner/Old Lady
Theatre
The Mandrake
Luke Beattie
Edinburgh Festival/Foul Papers
Zoo Southside
2010Mrs Rhodes
Film (Short)
The Man Who Stopped
Carlo Ortu
Carlo Ortu, Shortlisted Shooting People Film of the Month
2010Woman
Corporate
Greatest Team Talk Ever
John Grant
Carlsberg
2010Healthcare Assistant
Corporate
If Only
Jamie Riordan
Nhs/Propellor Films
2010Concerned Wife
Commercial
A Nightmare on your StreetStephen Hopkins directed Election Broadcast
2010Old Bess
Film (Short)
By Hook
Laura Evers John
Laura Evers John, Shortlisted Virgin Media Shorts
2010Lady Bracknell
Theatre
The Importance of Being Earnest
Nadine Hanwell
Barons Court Theatre
2009Mrs Lack
Theatre
Sailor, Beware!Barons Court Theatre
2009Mistress Quickly, Tamora and others
Theatre
Shakespeare's WomenThe Rose Theatre
The Rose, Bankside
2009Poncia
Theatre
The House of Bernarda Alba
Jeff James
Jacksons Lane
Jacksons Lane Theatre
2009Abbess/Courtesan
Theatre
The Comedy of Errors
Knight Mantell
The Curious Room/Brockwell Park
2009Dancer
Theatre
Handbag
Geraldine Pilgrim
Battersea Arts Centre
2009Mercy Lott
Theatre (Tour)
Humble Boy
Michael Cabot
London Classic Theatre
Ireland and UK
2008Lady Hunstanton
Theatre
A Woman of No Importance
Nadine Hanwell
Barons Court Theatre
Barons Court Theatre
2008DCI Carter
Film (Feature)
Vehemence
Meshack Enahoro
Hitwave Productions
2008Jennie's Mother
Radio
Jennie
Emily Palmer
Ealing Studios
2008Rhoda
Theatre
The Waves
Jens Peters
RADA
2008Duchess of York
Theatre
Richard III
Christopher Neil
Trickster Theatre
Studio Salford
2008Rose
Film (Student)
Raising Baby
Ebelah Tate
Ebelah Tate
2008Barbara
Film (Student)
Butter Fingers
Ian Pulman
Matt Soden
2008Madame Remy
Theatre
Dr Knock
Laura Steel
Ten Boroughs
Etcetera Theatre
2008Lili
Theatre
Tatters
Goo Birks
King and Queen Productions
Etcetera Theatre
2008Beatrice
Film (Student)
Taking Notes
Kristine Francis
Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication
2008Maria
Film (Student)
Tarot
Peter Pallister
Mill House Productions
2007Scene from
Theatre
Absurd Personal Singular
Graham Lappin
Stand Up Drama
London Bites at Turnmills
2007Mrs von Aigner
Theatre
Undiscovered Country
David Harris
Charing Cross Theatre, Players Bar and Kitchen
New Players Theatre
2007Madame Arcati
Theatre
Blithe Spirit
Hugh Fraser
London Centre for Theatre Studies
LCTS
2007Adriana
Theatre
Scenes from A Comedy of Errors
Andrew Visnevski
London Centre for Theatre Studies
LCTS
2007Lona Hessel
Theatre
The Pillars of the Community
Elena Knight and Dan Horrigan
London Centre for Theatre Studies
LCTS
2007Hester Collyer
Theatre
The Deep Blue Sea
David Harris
London Centre for Theatre Studies
LCTS
2006Dolly
Theatre
The Steamie
Brian Tickle
Altrincham Garrick
2006Mrs Canteloupe
Theatre
Diana of Dobson's
Diana Hillier
London Centre for Theatre Studies
LCTS
2006Various
Theatre
The Vagina Monologues
Clare Williams
University of Bradford
The University of Bradford
2006Lady in Waiting
Theatre
Twelfth Night
Steve Williamson
Gawsworth Summer Theatre
Gawsworth Hall
2006Mother
Film (Student)
Chavs
Mark Fitzsimmons
Whitestripe Productions
2005Annabel
Theatre
Snake in the Grass
Barry Purves
Altrincham Garrick
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2010Ongoing professional trainingThe Actors Centre
    2007Post Graduate ActingLondon Centre for Theatre Studies

    Additional Skills

    Historical dance:

    performed with Baroque and Roll and Nonsuch Dance

    Ballroom and Latin dance:

    appeared as social dancer in Strictly Come Dancing 2012

    About me

    Some reviews:

    "Raw but intensely poignant production is full of empathy, anger, and humanity ... Jeryl Burgess plays grieving mother Emily with tearful, tightly-wound restraint" - The Stage on The Swallow 2017

    Michael Billington of The Guardian said: "the calming presence of Jeryl Burgess, who, in two roles transposed to the female gender, spoke Schiller's lines with rapt quietness..."

    in The Robbers 2014

    The Stage said: "the most moving scene - the death of Jeryl Burgess’ delicately played servant - happens quietly in a darkened corner [and] is a rare moment of calm that underscores the horror of murder ...

    in The Robbers 2014

    "spoke Shakespeare's words as naturally as modern-day English … excellent ... bringing a chilling sense of menace to the character [of Duke Frederick]" in 'As You Like It', Mary Tynan, Frost Magazine 2013

    "You can't fail to be moved by [the dead actor's] mother" - as Anne Kinney in 'Lines', British Theatre Guide 2010/11

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • French
    • German
    • Irish
    • Italian
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    Accents (UK)
    • Birmingham
    • Devon
    • Edinburgh
    • Glasgow
    • Lancashire
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • Manchester
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • West Country
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballroom
    • Latin American
    • Swing/Jive
    • Tango
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Villainous