Miranda Colmans

  • Actor
    Female / Greater London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    25 - 31
    Height
    5' 8" (1m 73cm)
    Weight
    130lb (59kg)
    Hair Colour
    Strawberry Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Slim

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2018So intriguing and intoxicating is The Swell Mob’s brew that audience members are easily hooked into the hurly burly...
FIONA SHEPHERD
scotsman.com
2018I chatted with...the kindly ex-ballet dancer...the show had been truly magical...The attention to detail was fantastic
Ian Pepper
mumbletheatre.net
20185 stars...The triumph of The Swell Mob is it’s entire cast, with every character complex and rich in backstory
Ali Schultz
broadwaybaby.com
2018...they transport your imagination to another dimension
Amy Bonar
threeweeksedinburgh.com
2018Very few pieces of immersive theatre are genuinely that ...but Flabbergast Theatre, with The Swell Mob, have done that...
CLAIRE WOOD
theweereview.com
20185 stars...Seeing it once was wonderful, repeating the experience would be even better.
Clare Sinclair
theskinny.co.uk
20174 Stars...“This solo show is a masterclass of contained and intelligent acting”
Julie Morrice
young-perspective.net
2017The writing is deft and fluid...the audience were captivated throughout…a wonderful example of first class storytelling
Kate Saffin
fringereview.co.uk
2017A strong virtuoso performance by Miranda Colmans anchors this debut which impressively evokes the twilight world of the insomnia sufferer
Rory Ford
scotsman.com
2016...the most entertaining production I have seen in many years...It is incredibly funny, fantastically well produced, acted and sung
Graham Archer
westendwilma.com
2016...the entire cast have to be applauded for…delivering a totally comprehensive story…doing it in different singing and performing styles...
Terry Eastham
londontheatre1.com
2016This is the funniest show of its kind since ‘Forbidden Broadway’...the generous ensemble comprises many very talented new faces...
Julian Eaves
britishtheatre.com
2014Echange...may be doing themselves a disservice, making theatre seem this easy...It is passion, in every aspect of the production...
Peter Carrington
extraextra.org
2014the cast...skilfully manage to make this a funny and engaging comment...
Ben Fensome
sosogay.co.uk
2014A witty depiction of our contemporary obsession with self-exposure...a script which sparkles with sharp satire and some killer one-liners.
Giordano Trischitta
londoncultureshow.wordpress.com
2014A hilarious comedy about the dangers of sharing too much on Facebook
Carolin Kopplin
uktheatre.net
2014...ably supported by the Gypsy dancers (Miranda Colmans...) who alternate between lively wedding routines and more somber movement pieces.
Amy Yorston
britishtheatreguide.info
2013belowtheriver.co.uk
2013The whole cast was amazingsouthlondonscene.co.uk
2013The cast is superb, memorable and grippingperformancereviewed.com
2013Although the content is horrific, the chorus scenes are exquisitely staged with dreamlike harmonies and co-ordinated movements
Aline Waites
remotegoat.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Various Characters
Radio
Barmy Nonsense / Sketch Show
Greg Winders
OMF Theatre & Liskeard Radio
2020Various Roles
Theatre
Love & Information
Nick Hasting
Dapper Productions and Infinite Space Theatre
2020Dr Mort
Theatre
Indignitas
Mary Groom
Saw It Here First Productions
Teatro Technis
2019Helen
Voiceover
Syndrome
Francis Issac
Pelican Management Ltd
2019Graves Officer
Corporate
Champions
Lucian Evans
Leap Films
2019Blue
Site Specific
An Ode to Blue and Green
Mikolaj Chrobot
ŠITE Productions
2018Queen Rat
Theatre
Dick Whittington
Simon Rawlings
The Bull Theatre
The Bull Theatre
2018Strophe
Theatre
Ajax
Christopher Diacopoulos
Pantheon Players
2018Laura
Film (Short)
In Her Place
Lisa Frederickson & Jade Winters
Wicked Winters Films
2018Clara Vestris Webster
Theatre
The Swell Mob
Henry Maynard and Jordan Chandler
Flabbergast Theatre
Assembly Festival
2018Carer (Dawn)
Film (Short)
The Love Letter
Nathan Hannawin
Wicked Winters Films
2018Jacqui Kent
Film (Student)
Coffee Machine
Zack Holmes
Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication
London
2018Sophia
Film (Short)
One Shot of Life
Seyed Karim Ghasemzadeh
SEYED KARIM GHASEMZADEH
2018Dog Owner
Online / Digital
Vodafone V Pet
Simon Friedberg
Mr White
2018Rose
Film (Student)
Home
Rory Gardner
Bucks New University
2017Helena/Katy/Victoria/Kayleigh/Ella
Theatre
Awake
Miranda Colmans
Miranda Colmans
The Cuckoo's Nest
2017Deputy Bee
Film (Short)
Journeyman
Robert Jenkins
The Metropolitan Film School
2017VoiceoverBUSINESS VOICEMAIL GREETINGRP International
2017Victoria
Film (Short)
Snap Out of It
Floriane Morel
Kingston University
2017Elsie Mitchell (Lead)
Film (Short)
Winds of War
Conall O'Brien
Kingston University
2016Ensemble
Musical
Musical of the Year
Owain Rose
Elokay Productions
Lost Theatre
2016Hannah
Rehearsed Reading
Things We Should Have Said Today
Katharina Kastening
Blue Elephant Theatre Company
Blue Elephant Theatre
2016Sally/Chorus
Rehearsed Reading
The Countess
Scott Le Crass
Paul Kalburgi
Blue Elephant Theatre
2016Narrator
Voiceover
SBeA E-LEARNING PROGRAMMEMiddlesex University/Erasmus
Middlesex University
2016Helen/Sarah/Jocelyn
Theatre
Here Lies Leopold Last
Robert Hainault
Robert Hainault
The Cat's Back
2016Young Woman
Music Video
Ali Al Hadi / Purity
Reza John Vedadi
Barr Pictures
2016Caroline
Theatre
Pass Your Message
Ben Mills
Paper Back Pictures
The Arts Theatre
2015Waitress
Music Video
Oscar / Break My Phone
João Retorta
Bullion Productions
2015Carrie
Film (Short)
Blind Date
Mateusz Żebrowski
Mateusz Żebrowski
2015Girl #1
Film (Short)
Come to College
Sam Bassett
D&S Productions
2015Leanne
Music Video
Robert Haynes / Living It Up
Linzy Attenborough
Thought Juice Films Ltd
2015Ensemble
Musical
Musical of the Year
Owain Rose
Elokay Productions
2015Mira/Shu/Dianne
Rehearsed Reading
Deadly Se7en
Paul Kalburgi
The Chelsea Theatre
The Chelsea Theatre
2014Zoe in Alice Springs
Theatre
Bookends
Scott le Crass
Open Page Theatre
The Etcetera Theatre
2014Gypsy Girl & Gypsy Dancer
Theatre
Hero
Jo Bunnell-Thompson and Kaitlin Argeaux
Theatre Libre
Leicester Square Theatre
2014Mrs Z
Film (Short)
Turning Point
Sarbjit Singh
Sarbjit Singh
2013Gypsy
Theatre
Hero
Kaitlin Argeaux
Theatre Libre
Tristan Bates
2013First Witch
Theatre
Macbeth
Nick Hastings
Infinite Space Theatre
The Cockpit
2013Maitre'D
TV
You, Me & Them
Simon Hynd
Hat Trick Productions
2013Lily
Theatre
Knackerman
Eliot Giuralarocca
Heidi Ali (Producer)
White Bear Theatre
2013Chorus
Theatre
House of Atreus
Kaitlin Argeaux
Theatre Libre
Waterloo East Theatre & KIFT South Korea
2013Dot
Online / Digital
Fall to the Ground (Pilot)
Teon Blake
Write On Productions
2012Woman/Couple
Commercial
Levo Mattresses
Mike Saraswat
Ekstasy
2012Umbrella Dancer
Theatre
Paralympics Opening Ceremony
Kevin Finnan (Choreographer)
LOCOG
Olympic Stadium
2012Courtesan 1
Music Video
Delleile / Teach Me How To Dream
Ross Anderson
Nice And Polite
2012Business Woman
Online / Digital
SparkassenOutsider
2012ADR
Film (Feature)
Pusher
Luis Prieto
Vertigo Films
2011Employee (lead)
Corporate
Superdrug Health and Safety
Nick Webber
Take One Productions (UK) Ltd
2011Miss Jenny/Betty
Rehearsed Reading
The Witlings
Anna Kretschmer
What Signifies A Theatre? Conference
2011Narrator & Mrs Forester
Theatre
The Necklace/Passing through Maupassant
David Furlong
Echange Theatre Company
French Institute
2011Eye Witness
Corporate
WestLB Bank Company Emergency Training Film
Linda Lewis
CedarThree
2010Various characters
Corporate
Media Training Modules
Linda Lewis/Tom Maddox
Media Training Associates
2010Model
Still Photos
Drinkaware Campaign
Amit Lennon (Photographer)
Drinkaware
2010Bookshop Manager
Theatre
You Me Bum Bum Train
Kate Bond & Morgan Lloyd
You Me Bum Bum Train
LEB Building
2010BBC Staff Member
Corporate
BBC Training FilmBBC
2010Bashevsky's ladies
Film (Short)
A Model For Mankind
Blanche McIntyre (Stage) Louise Orwin (Film)
Cock Tavern Theatre
Cock Tavern Theatre
2007 - 2010Rebecca (lead)
Film (Short)
Obsolete
Shashi Soorambail
Dreamkraftz
2009Judy
Theatre
Timeshare
Marie McCarthy
Hubble Bubble Productions
Sweet ECA (Edinburgh Festival Fringe)
2009First Fury/Old Woman
Theatre
The Flies
David Furlong & Kevin Rowntree - Assistant Director: Blanche McIntyre
Echange Theatre Company
Camden People's Theatre
2009Catherine
Film (Student)
Channel Six
Rob Erlich
London College of Communication
2008Girl 1 (lead)
Commercial
Gimme Gimme Gimme A Really Great Workout
Steve Kemsley
Sassy Films & Freemantle Media
2008Waitress (lead)
Film (Student)
Every Monday 2 o'clock
Tarek Elshawarby
University for the Creative Arts
2008Featured Dancing Girl
Music Video
Armand Van Helden / Shake That Ass
Marek Stevens
Skill Wizard
2008First Fury/Old Woman
Theatre
The Flies
David Furlong and Kevin Rowntree
Echange Theatre Company
Camden People's Theatre
2008Nell/Barmaid/Hob Gelding
Musical
Catchy! The Great Plague Musical
Julian Bain
Total Beast Theatre Company
Brighthelm Centre, Brighton Festival
2007 - 2008Fairy Dredd
Theatre (Tour)
Sleeping Beauty
Linda Griffiths
Bitesize Theatre Company
2007Medical Reps 1 & 2
Corporate
Lift Test for Servier Laborotries
Barry Tyler
Two + Two Multimedia Ltd
2007Jules' Double - Episode 6
TV
Derren Brown's Trick or Treat
Ben Caron
Objective Productions
2007Map Distributor - Episode 5
TV
Derren Brown's Trick or Treat
Ben Caron
Objective Productions
2007Directed Ensemble
Film (Feature)
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Tim Burton
Warner Bros
2006Jack
Theatre (Tour)
Jack and the Beanstalk
Peter Benedict
Partytime Productions
Yorkshire - Various
2006PC World Employee
Commercial
PC World
Morgan Hutchins
Saatchi and Saatchi
2006Carly
TV
Angel Cake
Simon Delaney
BBC
2006Various
Theatre
Chinese Whispers
Devised by company
Goldfish Don't Bounce Theatre Company
The Colour House Theatre
2006Twitching Girl
Film (Short)
The Madness of the Dance
Carol Morley
Cannon and Morley Productions
2005Macduff's daughter
Theatre
Macbeth
Darren McIlroy
Rebellious Subjects Theatre Company
Pond Square Chapel, Highgate
2005Helena
Theatre
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Mark Akril
The Bridge Training Theatre Company
The Cockpit Theatre
2005Skier
Corporate
Gatwick Pier 6 Opening Ceremony
Simon Jermond
Live Communications
Gatwick Airport
2005Pharisee/Mary Magdalen
Theatre
The Mystery Plays
Mark Bowden
The Bridge Training Theatre Company
The Cockpit Theatre
1992Curlew
Musical
Noyees FluddeFinchley Children's Music Group
The Royal Festival Hall
1991Singer - Children In Need song
TV
Children in NeedFinchley Children's Music Group
BBC Television Centre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2005Post Graduate ActingThe Bridge Theatre Training Company
    2004BA Hons Drama & Theatre StudiesUniversity College Chester

    Additional Skills

    Ballet - Grades 1-8 (RAD) currently Advanced 1 (RAD)

    Tap - Intermediate, Advanced 1 & Advanced 2 (ISTD)

    Modern - Intermediate and Advanced 1 (ISTD)

    Dance teacher - Jennifer Johnson of Dance XS

    Competent at ice-skating, roller skating & skiing

    Workshops with Complicite and Frantic Assembly

    I take regular classes at The Actors Centre in a range of acting disciplines including voice, screen, improvisation and sight reading.

    Trained improvisor (Monkey Toast Improvisation) and perform as part of The Trophy Room Improv group @TrophyRoomImpro

    Additional Information

    I am a dual citizen of the UK and Australia.

    My solo show AWAKE

    The Scotsman

    “A strong virtuoso performance by Miranda Colmans anchors this debut solo show which impressively evokes the twilight world of the insomnia sufferer.

    …Performing her own, remarkably strong script, Colmans is excellent and handles the transitions of voice and character and accent exceptionally”

    For more reviews please see my website www.mirandacolmans.com

    Musical of the Year (October 2016)

    ***** West End Wilma

    ***** London Theatre1

    **** British Theatre

    **** Eye Saw Theatre

    Timeshare:

    "Miranda Colmans as Judy mixes paranoia with an acerbic tongue to great effect"

    Fringe Review (August 2009)

    "A remarkably original, finely acted drama from Hubble Bubble Productions, well worth four stars and going on five"

    and "Best of the Fest"

    The Scotsman (August 2009)

    "Hubble Bubble's production is fast-paced fun...it is an entertaining way to pass an afternoon in the company of eight skilled and convincing comic actors" Three Weeks (Aug 2009)

    You Me Bum Bum Train (July 2010)

    ***** The Telegraph

    ***** This Is London

    **** What's On Stage

    **** Daily Mail

    **** Financial Times

    About me

    Trained actress with a range of professional work on stage and screen. Strong singer & skilled dancer. I have a versatile look & can perform with a range of accents

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Australian
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Cornish
    • Essex
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • Northern England
    • RP
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    • Contemporary
    • Jazz
    • Tap
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    • Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Free-spirited
    • Geeky
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional