Martin Prest

  • Actor
    Male / London/Cambridge
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    28 - 34
    Height
    6' (1m 83cm)
    Weight
    13st. (83kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Medium
  • Files

    • video file (mp4)
  • Links

    Twitter
    twitter
    Spotlight Member
    yes

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2015Prest is utterly hilarious in a brilliantly farcical performance.
Jessica Gray
thetheatretourist.co.uk
2015Martin Prest ... ranges from angry indignation to self-justifying madness once he attains the power he craves.
Jonathan Dodd
onthewight.com
2015Martin Prest as Mortimer is imposing and has true presence on the stage ... A powerhouse of a production.
Jessica Gray
thetheatretourist.co.uk
2015Martin Prest’s Mortimer [is] both strong and compelling
Eva de Valk
everything-theatre.co.uk
2015These were all living breathing complex characters being brought to vivid life.
Jonathan Dodd
onthewight.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2016Malvolio
Theatre
Twelfth Night
Cecilia Dorland
Scena Mundi
2016Orson Welles
Teacher
Orson Welles: The Night We Scared America
Robert Crighton
Out of Kontrol Productions
The Quay Theatre, Sudbury
2015Corvino
Theatre
Volpone
Cecilia Istria-Dorland
Scena Mundi
Brockley Jack
2015Henry Bolingbrooke
Theatre (Tour)
Richard II
Cecilia Istria-Dorland
Scena Mundi
2015Mortimer
Theatre
Edward II
Cecilia Istria-Dorland
Scena Mundi
St Bartholomew the Great
2015Duke of Cornwall
Theatre
King Lear
Benjamin Blyth
Malachite Theatre
The Rose Playhouse
2015James Marsh
Role Play
Jodie Marsh
Steve Attmore
Simpatico
Addenbrooke's Hospital
2014 - 2015Snout/Mustardseed
Theatre
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Benjamin Blyth
Malachite Theatre
Rockwell House
2014Henry Bolingbroke
Theatre
Richard II
Benjamin Blyth
Malachite Theatre
St Leonard's Chruch
2014Hobo Joe
Theatre
Shakespeare's 450th Birthday Party
Benjamin Blyth
The Malachites
Rockwell House Rooftop
2014John Taylor
Film (Short)
Tennis ElbowSimpatico Roleplay Agency
2014Solanio/Morocco
Theatre
The Merchant of Venice
Benjamin Blyth
The Malachites
St Leonard's Church, Shoreditch Highstreet
2014Raymond
Theatre
Lonely Hearts
Mhari Gallagher
Geoff Page
2014Daniel
Film (Short)
Match DayMatch Day Film
2013One Man Show
Theatre (Tour)
A Christmas Carol
Sarah Hastings
That's My Cue
King's Head Theatre
2013Cecil B DeVille
Theatre (Tour)
An Invitation to Murder
Jonathan Greaves
Big Head Events
The Old Neptune
2013Bill Bobby Howard - Director
Film (Feature)
The Conversations
Marcus Flemmings
The Conversations Ltd
2013John Profumo/Ronnie Kray/Lucky Gordon/The Man in the Mask
Rehearsed Reading
Profumo the MusicalGordon Kenney
2013Mad Hatter
Theatre (Tour)
Finding Alice
Debbie Elias
D.O.T. Productions
2013Lord Windermere
Theatre (Tour)
Lady Windermere's FanD.O.T. Productions
2013Graham Love/John/Tom
Rehearsed Reading
She
Marcus Fleming
LoveMemento
2013James Blond
Role Play
Dr Thunderthighs
Jonathan Greaves
Big Head Events
Tour
2013The Wanderer
Theatre
Oedipus
Ricky Dukes
Lazarus Theatre Company
Blue Elephant Theatre
2012One Man Show
Theatre (Tour)
A Christmas Carol
Sarah Hastings
That's My Cue Productions
2012Duke Orsino
Theatre
Twelfth NightBawds
2012Voice Over
Voiceover
Cream Animation
Alan Kersley
Cream Club
2012Mercutio
Theatre
Romeo & Juliet
John Shippy
Stage Struck
2012Colin
Film (Feature)
Kid Gloves
Adam Simcox
Uncanny Films
2012Ernest Wayfair
Theatre
Cold Blooded Murder
Elaine Boyd
Roundabout Revellers
2012King Ferdinand
Theatre
Love's Labour's Lost
Steph Hamer
Shakespeare at the George
The George
2012Henry Brown
Theatre
Jester's Tomb
Mary Glaspole
Magic Quill Theatre
The Old Fire Station, Oxford
2012Brendan
Theatre
The Weir
Clive Young
Combined Actors of Cambridge
ADC Theatre Cambridge
2012Various Patients
Role Play
Simpatico Role Play AgencySimpatico Roleplay Agency
2012Writer/Director
Theatre
Life on the Run
Martin Prest
Roundabout Revellers
2012Dame Marigold
Theatre
Dick Whittington
Frances Brownlie
Sky Blue Theatre Company
2011Ben
Theatre
Death in the Aisle
Anne Bartram
Sky Blue Theatre Company
2011Dr John Pendleton
Theatre
Pollyanna the Musical
Anne Bartram
Sky Blue Theatre Company
Edinburgh Fringe
2011Prince Valentine
Theatre
Sleeping Beauty
Gill Elwood
Roundabout Revellers
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2009BEng Civil & Structural EngineeringNewcastle University

    Additional Skills

    High Standard:

    Improv, singing, saxophone, guitar, rock climbing (top roping), bell ringing (campanology), water polo, swimming, tennis, badminton, squash.

    Not So High Standard:

    Juggling, magic, ukulele, harmonica.

    Additional Information

    Achieved Grade 6 singing and tenor sax in 2001.

    Experienced van driver with full UK Driver's Licence (clean since issue in 2001).

    About me

    Martin is the artistic director of That's My Cue Productions which specialises in

    unique retellings of popular stories, such as our highly successful version of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol and the up-and-coming Hound of the Baskervilles, performed as a two-hander radio show.

    Martin is also a voice over and role player (medical and murder mystery).

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Dublin
    • French
    • Irish
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Improvisation
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • Spanish
    Musical Skills
    • Guitar
    • Sax
    Accents (UK)
    • Geordie
    • Northern England
    • Northern Irish
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Somerset
    • Yorkshire
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Baritone
    • Bass
    • Falsetto
    • Tenor
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • No
    Character Types
    • Professional
    • Athletic
    • Posh
    • Intellectual
    • Villainous