Michelle Ashton

  • Actor
    Female / Manchester
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    30 - 37
    Height
    5' 2" (1m 60cm)
    Weight
    9st. 13lb (63kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Medium
  • Files

    • video file (mp4)
  • Links

    Personal Website
    website
    IMDB
    IMDB
    Twitter
    twitter
    LinkedIn
    linkedin
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2012Michelle Ashton seems to have talent to burn: her performance is spot-on and highly watchable.
Katy Darby
onestoparts.com
2012Immaculate ****
Leah Revington
largemanchester.com
2012'Not to be missed' *****
Becki Oake
citylife.co.uk

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Mum
Film (Short)
Feed Me
Michelle Ashton & William Teller
Messy Dress Media
2018Juliet
TIE
Romeo and Juliet Workshops
Alison Banham
Act On Info
2018SLAMinutes does Sex
Theatre
Shell
Rebecca Jones
SLAMinutes
The Pleasance
2018Jess
Corporate
Abuse of Authority
Daniel Stubbs
Inspired Film and Video
2018Jenny
Film (Short)
Shadi
Kirsty McLean
AKD Productions
2017 - 2018Agnes/Oliver
Musical
Oliver Twist
Gareth Fordred
TNT Theatre Britain
European Tour
2017Contact Lens Patient
Role Play
Opticians RoleplayMedical Role Players
2016 - 2017Blood Culture Patient
Role Play
Second Year OSCEWarwick Medical School
2016Lady Cath Eterre
Role Play
The Jealous BrideMurder Mystery Meals
2016Mrs Earnest / Ethelind / Erika Bloodaxe
TIE
Let's Dig It
Yvonne Peacock
Arty-Fact Theatre Company
2016Pistol / Horatio / Malvolio
TIE
Shakespeare Workshops
Alison Banham
Act On Info
International School of The Hague
2013 - 2015Historical Characters
Role Play
Blackpool Tower Dungeon
Brad Rowbotham/Sharon Lancaster
Merlin Entertainments
Blackpool Tower
2014 - 2015Mandy/Mumma Dragon
Theatre (Tour)
The Dragon Who Lost His Home
Tim Lince
Pendle Productions
2015Zoe
Film (Short)
Up the Shakers
Andrew Salamonczyk & Joe Richardson
Andrew Salamonczyk Productions
2015Amy
Theatre
It's Still Life
Braínne Edge
Comedy Sportz
Taurus, Manchester
2014Martha/Mrs Jones
TIE
Martha the Cat's Magical Xmas
Ian Fox
Pendle Productions
2014Multiple roles
Theatre (Tour)
The Emperor's New Clothes and other stories
Tim Lince
Pendle Productions
2014Bobbie/Mother (and others)
Theatre (Tour)
The Railway Children
Tim Lince
Pendle Productions
2014Alice/Tweedledee/Unicorn
Theatre (Tour)
Alice Through the Looking Glass
Tim Lince
Pendle Productions
2011 - 2012Lucy
Theatre (Tour)
FINE
Karl Barnsley
Messy Dress Productions
Manchester and London
2012Jenny (First Survivor)
Role Play
2.8 Hours Later
Simon Johnson
Sling Shot
Liverpool, Leeds & Manchester
2012Becky
Voiceover
Engaged?Geof Wolfenden
2012Jess
Radio
Georgia
Sarah Meadows
ScriptWorks
96.9 All FM
2010 - 2011Willow/Bingley
Rehearsed Reading
Shortworks (Remember/Be Rain for Me)
Conor McKee/Sarah Meadows
ScriptWorks
Contact Theatre
2010Geek
Commercial
News of the World
Jonathan Hopkins
Pulse Films
2010Mo
Film (Short)
From Outer Mongolia
Ricardo Barker
Leeds Young Film
2010Client
TV
Con Men Case Files
Phil Niland
Turn On Television
2010Nikita Santiago and Others
Workshops
Studio 54 the Musical (R&D) 
Steven Craven
54 Productions
Leeds College of Music
2010Lucy
Theatre
Shoelace
Trevor MacFarlane
Shred Productions
The Dancehouse Theatre
2010Mum / Phone-in Caller
Radio
Welcome to the UK (album)
Matt Panesh
Debt Records
2009Kate
Theatre
Good Hidings
Christopher Neil
Messy Dress Productions
Lass O'Gowrie
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2017MA Professional Voice PracticeBirmingham School of Acting
    20103 yr. ActingThe Arden School of Theatre

    Additional Skills

    I'm a professional voice coach and dialect coach.

    I'm also a writer and run my own theatre company Messy Dress Productions. Work with the company includes:

    'The Stars are Made of Concrete' Nominated for Best New Writing and Best Drama at the Greater Manchester Fringe Festival 2015 and performed at Oldham Coliseum Theatre Studio.

    'Good Hidings' winner of the Forever Manchester Award 2009

    About me

    Northern comedy performer. I act, I sing, I dance, I teach. Bit of a Jack of all trades master of... some.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • German
    • Italian
    • Mandarin
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • Southern American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Character Types
    • Free-spirited
    • Geeky
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    Accents (International)
    • Galway
    • Italian
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Birmingham
    • Geordie
    • Lancashire
    • Liverpool
    • Manchester
    • Northern England
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Yorkshire
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    • Contemporary
    • Jazz
    • Tap
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Soprano
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over