Karlina Grace-Paṣeda (Pa-shey-da)

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Black - African
    Age Range
    36 - 46
    Height
    5' 6" (1m 70cm)
    Weight
    9st. 6lb (60kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Slim

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2016
Ian Foster
oughttobeclowns.blogspot.co.uk
2016Karlina Grace-Paseda (Baptista) graced the stage with a supreme flair and delivered the text with a delicate intelligence.
Joseph Winer
londontheatre1.com
2016.... there is heartbreakingly truthful relationship .....played with an engaging authenticity by .....Karlina Grace-Paseda.
Carly Hase
femalearts.com
2016Karlina Grace plays Abla Pokou and uses her wonderfully dramatic singing voice...is an exceptional dancer... and give electricity to choreography..
Aline Waites
remotegoat.com
2015Karlina Grace..... deserve special mention..... as Gentlewoman..... shows neat characterisation which made these scenes particularly enjoyable to watch.
Mary Costelloe
londontheatre1.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Nadifa Samatar
Corporate
Border Force Training Film
Paul Katis
Pukkka Films
2020Doctor
Corporate
Butterfly/Sanofi Project
Bobby Goulldiing
Pavilion Films
2020Judge Adams
TV
EastendersBBC
2020Voice Over/Narrtor
Film (Short)
A Short Information Film About Elder Abuse (for Hourglass charity)
Karlina Grace-Paṣeda
Paseda Productions
2019Stenographer/ Janet MacKenzie Understudy
Theatre
WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION
Lucy Bailey
Witness For The Prosecution
County Hall, Westminster
2019Jocelyn
Rehearsed Reading
RED DIRT
Angela Ekaette Michaels
Arcola Theatre
Arcola Theatre
2019Mother
Rehearsed Reading
UNEVENTFUL DAY AT THE BEACH
Sophie Motley
Pentabus Theatre Company
Pentabus Theatre
2019Helen
Rehearsed Reading
LEMONADE
Milli Bhatia
Graeae Theatre/Bush Theatrre
Bush Theatre
2019Helen
Rehearsed Reading
SEMANTICS
Amelia Clay
Soho Theatre
Streatham Space Project
2018Anchorite
Theatre
Vessel
Sue MacLaine
Sue MacLaine Company
Battersea Arts Centre
2018Multiple Roles
Theatre
HISTRIONICS
Kay Adshead
The Mama Quilla Initiative
Alexandra Palace
2018Choreographer
Theatre
THE GIN CHRONICLES
Anthony Shrubsall/Robert Blackwood
Interrupt The Routine
2018Bev
Rehearsed Reading
WRITE TO PLAY/THE PLAN
Javaad Alipoor
Graeae theatre
Ovalhouse Theatre
2018Andrea
Film (LB)
DISTANT TEARDROP
N. PadmaKumar
Satish Kaushik Entertainment
2018Mother
Film (Short)
CHRISTINGLE
Tim Butcher
The Children's Society
2018Girlfriend
Film (Short)
SECRETS OF LONG TERM RELATIONSHIPS
Tim Butcher
Relate
2018Mother
Film (Short)
URBAN STORIES VOL 1
Ken Plas
Bear With Us
2018Heather
Corporate
HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT/CYBER SECURITY FILMS
Alex Lawrence
Clearhead Media
2018Mother
Web-Series
Bad Snappers 3
Lisa Fairbank
Comedy Central
2018Mae
Rehearsed Reading
AT THE FEET OF JESUS
Rikki Beadle Blair
Faith Drama Productions
2017Nancy
Rehearsed Reading
Nothing and No-One
Michelle Innis
Pitch Lake Productions
Sweet & Savory Arts Events
2017Photographic Model
Still Photos
Life Sciences Photo Shoot
Kristina Ceven
Omobono Ltd
2017Marfa/Korela
Rehearsed Reading
DEMETRIUS
Rachel Valentine Smith
The Faction
The Bunker
2017Talbot
Rehearsed Reading
MARY STUART
Mark Leipacher
The Faction
The Bunker
2017Multiple Roles
Theatre
STRUGGLE AND PROTEST
Trevor T. Toussaint/Allyson Devonish
NitroVOX
2017Gina
Rehearsed Reading
Dead Grass (Mkpa Mbiet)
Jesse Briton
The Alchemist Theatre Company
Ovalhouse Theatre
2017Alia
Film (Short)
BODIES
Paulo Berberan
Paulo Berberan Films
2017Coral
Rehearsed Reading
Dead Yard
Yasmeen Turner
Arcola Writers Residency
Arcola Theatre
2017The Overseer
Rehearsed Reading
Vessel
Sue MacLaine
Sue MacLaine Company
The Place
2017Mother
Theatre
CUSTODY
Gbemi Ikumelo
Faith Drama Productions
Ovalhouse Theatre
2017Joanne
Theatre
Rose Coloured
Lara Genovese
Theatre 503
Theatre 503
2016Helen Taylor/Ensemble
Theatre
Women Centre Stage Festival: 'The Nightclub' and 'Fucking Feminists'
Lisa CagnaccI/Sue Parrish
Sphinx Theatre Company
Hampstead Theatre
2016Moselle Glendale
Rehearsed Reading
They Know Not What They Do
Cora Nolan
Pitch Lake Productions
Arts Depot
2016Helen Taylor/Ensemble
Theatre
Acts of Defiance Festival: 'The Nightclub' and 'Fucking Feminists'
Lisa Cagnacci, Kay Adshead, Rachel Valentine Smith
Mama Quilla
Theatre 503, The Latchmere, 503 Battersea Park Rd, London SW11 3BW
2016Shyanne
Theatre
TRAILER/trash
Rosemary Hill
The Play's The Thing
MK Gallery
2016Multiple Roles
Rehearsed Reading
Extracts from New Plays
Lisa Cagnacci
Theatre503
Theatre 503
2016Mama Odetta
Theatre
Don't Drink the Water
Ashlea Kaye
Pint Sized
Pleasance Theatre
2016Baptista
Theatre
Taming of the Shrew
Rae Mcken
Custom Practice
Above the Arts Theatre
2016Gloria/Lincoln
Theatre
Red Snapper
Justine Themen
Belgrade Theatre Company
2015 - 2016Singer/Ensemble
Theatre (Tour)
Steering Through Stars
Anna Coombs
Tangle Theatre
London, Somerset and Swindon
2015Sarai
Theatre
SARAI - A One Woman Show
Paul Anthony Morris
Crying In The Wilderness Productions
Arcola Theatre
2015Weird Sister/Gentle Woman
Theatre
MACBETH
Stuart Clarke
Cordial Productions
The Lion and Unicorn Theatre
2015African Mother
Still Photos
Adoption Image Library
Paul Sutton
First4Adoption
2015Nora
Film (Short)
PHALURE INC
Doug Rollins
Global Productions
2015Blanche Rudolph
Film (Short)
UNLIMITED
Ian & Dominic Higgins
Pixel Revolution Films
2015Citizen of Thebes
Rehearsed Reading
ANTIGONE
Dimitri Devdariani
Does Good Theatre
Westminster Reference Library
2014 - 2015Sasha Kluzo-Parliamentary Minister, Kezieh Balnuture-Rebel Leader, Courtney Hayden-Education Agency Rep, Christiana Lodge-Journalist, Morgan Cameron-TV Host
Corporate
United Nations Country Representative TrainingOrganisational Development & Research Ltd
2014Abisola
Film (Short)
Home Economics
Rohan Green
Rohan Green Films/British Council
2014Amira
Film (Docu)
Road to Recovery
Nicholas Penrake
Film Engine
2014Sophie Shields Oliver
TV
Sinister Ministers
Johnathon Davenport
Discovery Channel ID (USA)
2013Aunty Iyabo
Theatre
The Burial
Franko Figuerido
Stonecrabs
Albany Theatre
2013American Mother/Ensemble
Theatre
Dream Nation
Anna Coombs
Tangle International Theatre
Yinka Shonibare's Guest Projects
2013Multiple Roles
Theatre
The Messenger (R&D)
Ben Samuels
Limbik Theatre
New Wosley Studios
2013Melissa Urquhart
TV
Saints and Scroungers
Myles Judd
Flame Television Production
BBC Series 5 Episode 8
2012Amado Ribero
Theatre
The Asphalt Kiss
Franko Figuerido-Stow
Stonecrabs
The New Diorama
2012Pauline/Ensemble
Theatre
The Miriam Gospel
Ben Fensome
Ben Fensome & Co
The Oval Theatre
2012Gemma
Theatre
This Year It Will Be Different - 'The Party'
Kezia Cole
Theatre 503
Theatre 503
2011Jasmine Barnes
TV
Olympics 2012 Orientation
Christopher Templeton
Crown Business Communications
2011Queen Pokou
Theatre
Queen Pokou
Franko Figuerido
Stonecrabs
The Albany Theatre
2011Woman
Online / Digital
The Sweeney Webisodes
Chris Faith
Sweeney Productions
2011Aunty Iyabo
Rehearsed Reading
The Burial
Franko Figuerido
Stonecrabs
The Albany Theatre
2011Tonika
Rehearsed Reading
24hr Divas
Gail Babb
Talawa Theatre Company
Rich Mix
2011Fiona
Radio
'Reunion' for Man in Black-Series 4
Gemma Jenkins
BBC Radio
2010Betty-'The Golden Hour'
Radio
British Black Archive Project
Simielia Hodge-Dalloway
The National Theatre
2010Miss Lilly
Rehearsed Reading
Cherry Picking Your Blossom
Meziem Ndukwe
Stonecrabs
The Albany Theatre
2010Anne
Rehearsed Reading
Egusi Soup
Paul Bourne
Menagerie Theatre Company
Oval House Theatre
2010Bia / Lead Understudy
Theatre
Welcome to Thebes
Richard Eyre
The National Theatre
The Olivier Theatre
2010Miss Bee (64) / Dawn (24) / Cherise (17)
Rehearsed Reading
Night Dreaming
Gael le Cornec
Stonecrabs
Soho Theatre
2010Gladys Adebanjo (central character)
TV
Meet the Adebanjos
Simon De'deney
One Eye Media
2009'Iyaloja' Lead Understudy
Theatre
Death & the Kings Horseman
Rufus Norris
The National Theatre
The Olivier Theatre
2009Anne
Theatre (Tour)
Egusi Soup (Tour)
Paul Bourne
Eastern Angles
Sir John Mills Theatre & others
2009Jehovah's Witness
Film (Short)
All in the Details
Nick House
Demented Dog Fillms
2009Safra / Desmy
Theatre (Tour)
The Johnson Story
Nanette Welmans
Rainbow Beach
2009Grace (central character)
Theatre
Egusi Soup
Paul Bourne
Menagerie Theatre Company
The Junction, Cambridge
2009Liz's Harlot
Theatre
Liz & Di
Anna Burch
London College of Fashion
The Cochrane Theatre
2006 - 2009Mary Seacole
TIE
Hidden History of the Life of Mary Seacole
Richard Hodder
Spectrum Drama & Theatre Projects
Museum Of London, Science Museum & Florence Nightingale Museum
2008Spira's Mother
Theatre
Plasticine
Natalie Abrahami
Southwark Playhouse
2008Sarah-Business Woman
Theatre
Bacchaefull
Jon Lee / Georgina Sowerby
Dirty Market Theatre Company
The Old Abattoir
2007Elsie
Film (Short)
JEWEL and EME
Matthew Lynch
Lodestone Films
2006Shen Te / Shui Ta (Lead role)
Theatre
The Good Person of Setzuan
Jon Lee
John Lyon Theatre
John Lyon Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    20081yr Post Graduate Acting CourseOxford School of Drama
    20072yr Advanced Performance CourseCity Lit
    20061yr Acess to ActingMorley College
    20051yr Foundation in ActingKensington & Chelsea College
    19912yr Musical Theatre CourseLondon Studio Centre
    19892yr Dance Theatre CourseThe Laban Centre

    Additional Skills

    Basic Stage Fight in Unarmed, Broad Sword, Knife and Single Sword. Cycling, Swimming (Front Crawl), Salsa, Zumba Instructor

    Additional Information

    I am an experienced role play actor in the corporate and medical fields. I have also worked with the Museum of London Docklands and London Museum in the development of some of their in-house characters.

    About me

    Spotlight Link: www.spotlight.com/ **contact removed** I trained as an actor at The Oxford School of Drama having previously had a career as a professional dancer training at The Laban Centre (now Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance) and later the London Studios.

    Karlina Grace plays Abla Pokou and uses her wonderfully dramatic singing voice...is an exceptional dancer... and gives electricity to choreography.. - Aline Waites remotegoat.com

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Black
    Accents (International)
    • African (West)
    • Jamaican
    • Nigerian
    • West-Indian
    Experienced In
    • Corporate
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Modelling
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Accents (UK)
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • RP
    Accents (North American)
    • Southern American
    General Dance Skills
    • Contemporary
    • Jazz
    • Latin American
    Hair Length
    • Mid Length
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Basic
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Athletic
    • Intellectual
    • Professional
    • Villainous