Nalân Burgess

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    20 - 30
    Height
    5' (1m 53cm)
    Weight
    7st. 8lb (48kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Hazel
    Build
    Slim

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2020Nalân Burgess is very good, giving glimmers of her true state-of-mind under the different personas she is forced to become
The Reviews Hub
thereviewshub.com
2020Zara, played by Nalân Burgess, and Alice her roommate, played by Emma Denly, both give exceptionally engaging performances
Theatre News - Boris Glick
theatre-news.com
2020The cast of six are excellent too. Nalan Burgess is Zara, and plays her with immense sadness and complexity
View From The Circle
viewfromthecircle.blogspot.com
2020Burgess makes an intriguing lead, easy to watch and handling the complex material deftly
The Upcoming - Jessica Wall
theupcoming.co.uk
2020Nalân Burgess is wonderful as the evasive Zara(...) the chemistry between these two women (...) took my breath away
View From The Outside - Stephanie Ressort
viewfromtheoutside.blog
2020It's clever that our heroine Zara, impeccably performed by Nalân Burgess, isn't entirely sympathetic
Once A Week Theatre - Edward Lukes
onceaweektheatre.com
2020Nalân Burgess is brilliant in the central role, perfectly capturing Zara's strengths, weaknesses and the inner turmoil
Everything Theatre - Alex Hayward
everything-theatre.co.uk
2020Her final collapse is a spellbinding watch
Miro Magazine - Daniel Perks
miromagazine.com
2020Burgess' performance (...) can only be so well achieved by a masterful understanding of her craft.
Miro Magazine - Daniel Perks
miromagazine.com
2020Burgess leading the way with a raw intensity that is so deep and guttural it is absolutely astounding to watch
Within Her Words - Amy Toledano
withinherwords.co.uk
2020Nalân Burgess earths the piece emotionally
The Stage - Natasha Tripney
thestage.co.uk
2018...the sheer amount of stage presence which emanated from her small frame.
Sophia Halpin - Theatre Box
theatrebox.blog
2018I was particularly bowled over by Nalân Burgess and her grace and poise...nightingale singing voice, perfectly nuanced comedic acting...
Theatre Box
theatrebox.blog
2018flawless accent work (I thought she genuinely was Australian, then English, Iranian, American, then I gave up trying to guess)
Theatre Box
theatrebox.blog
2012Graceful, crisp and intelligent...It's not easy to shine in a cast of this calibre, but she managed it.
MILO YIANNOPOULOS
cambridge.tab.co.uk
2012Across the board the acting was very strong. Nalan Burgess carried off Dee-Dee with a great deal of compassion
Nathan Brooker
tcs.cam.ac.uk
2012Nalan Burgess (Kitty) and Lily Alyss entertain with their fresh and witty performances.
Marco Marrese
remotegoat.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Roya
Theatre
Welcome To Iran
Nadia Fall
The National Theatre
The National Theatre - Dorfman Theatre
2020Roya
Theatre
Welcome To Iran
Nadia Fall
Theatre Royal Stratford East
Theatre Royal Stratford East
2020Maya
Theatre
Rage Room
Júlia Levai
Lyric Hammersmith Evolution
Lyric Hammersmith
2020Saarah
Theatre
Dutty Wine
Leah Strait
The Bunker Theatre
The Bunker Theatre
2019Zara
Theatre
Out of Sorts
Tanuja Amarasuriya
Theatre 503
Theatre503
2019Fatma
Theatre
Where We Are: The Mosque
Henry C Krempels
The Arcola - Anima
The Arcola
2019Middle Eastern Mum
Commercial
Philips Airfryer
Sam Washington
Hogarth Worldwide
2019Christine Blasey Ford
Theatre
Sexual Assault
Louis Catliff
The Pleasance
The Pleasance
2019Sasha
Theatre
Who’s Mom and Who’s Mama
Clovis Cunha
Theatre 503
Theatre503
2019Mursal
Theatre
Aleema The Boy Girl
Florence Bell
Brave New Word
Hoxton Bar
2018Farrah
Theatre
Horizon of the Irreversible Night
Siar Kanik
Arcola Theatre
The Arcola
2018Olivia
Film (Short)
The Hedge-Fund
Fran Labbe
Modern Animal
2018Simone
Theatre
Been So Long
Self
Plug In
Canal Café
2018Young & Old Adelia
Theatre
The Spinning House
Robyn Hazel Hodemaker
Monday Club
The Chelsea Theatre
2018Multirole
Theatre
Citizen
Sepy Baghaei
Suitcase Civilians
The Space Theatre
2018Banu
Film (Short)
Taarof
Alannah Olivia
Kaur Productions
2018Office Woman
Commercial
Virgin Atlantic Online Ad
Liam Simpson
Weber Shandwick
2018Ivy
Theatre
It Kind Of Looks Like A Doughnut
Nieve Hearity
Stitchin’ Fiction
Theatre Delicatessen
2018Brand Expert
Film (Short)
Body ShopTeam Online
2018Linda The Singer
Film (Feature)
Meeting
Emre Sen
Becoming Productions
2018Flight Commanders
Voiceover
Elite: Dangerous
Ross Stack
Frontier
2017Lead Trader
Film (Short)
Unified Trading
Neil Ratcliffe
Big Group
2017Hunter Tactical
Voiceover
Elite: Dangerous - Trailer
Ross Stack
Frontier
2017Carmen
Film (Short)
Global Moments
Felix Lejac
Big Group
2017Mother Voiceover
Film (Short)
One Day
Paris Walker
WL Productions
2017Multiple Voices
Voiceover
Elite: DangerousFrontier
2016Amira
Film (Feature)
A Suburban Fairytale
James Crow
Last British Dragon
2016Nurse Reid
Online / Digital
Wireless Webseries
Andrew Lee Potts
Keychain Productions
2015Doll/Daliya
Rehearsed Reading
Innocent
Simon Usher
James Flynn
2015Tanya
Film (Feature)
House of Salem
James Crow
Last British Dragon
2015Secretary of Purgatory/Lost Soul
Theatre
The Halloween Project
Robyn Hazel Hoedemaker
Stitch In Time Theatre Company
Ugly Duck
2015Consumer
Corporate
Sustainability - UnileverDramanon
2014Yaz Yildiz
TV
Rude Boys
Ben Gosling Fuller
BBC
2014Sam
Film (Feature)
He Who Dares
Paul Tanter
Runaway Features
2014Multiple Voices
Voiceover
He Who Dares 2
Paul Tanter
Runaway Features
2014Amal
Corporate
Shoot The Midwife
Deborah Manship
Rolecall
2013Amanda
Theatre
Rock-A-Bye-Baby
Barry Brosnan
PKB Management & Production Ltd
Moors Theatre
2013Chantelle
Film (Feature)
Essex Boys Retribution
Paul Tanter
Press on Features
2013Belle Reeves
Film (Feature)
Dream Guy
Jeremy Wooding
Central Film School
2013Lead Girl
Music Video
Chris D'Lima feat. Tubby Boy / Talk To Me
Joshua Alex Cohen
Wide Sight Media
2013Lead Girl
Music Video
Fyfe / Lies
Thomas K Shannon
Will Hazell Productions
2012Hayley
Film (Short)
The Monkey Cage
Matt Harlock
Halflife Films
2012Ayse the fiancee
TV
The Crush UK
Elif Mills
Channel 4
2012Young Actress - Lead
Film (Short)
Psyche the prologue
Dziko Kazembe
A Few Good Men Productions
2012Lead Girl
Music Video
JonPaul Palombo / Heartstrings
Charlie Coleman
C Coleman Film & Photography
2012Betty
Film (Short)
C'est La Vie
Serge Fronckevic
Selected
2012Laura
Film (Short)
Collision
Dela Atiase
Delthan Productions
2012Ella
Film (Short)
Snippets
Joshua Alex Cohen
Wide Sight Media
2011Tania
Theatre
My Beautiful Laundrette
Tim McArthur
Above the Stag Theatre Company
Above The Stag, Victoria
2011Ensemble
Musical
Revue
Tim McArthur
Above the Stag Theatre Company
Above The Stag, Victoria
2011Kitty
Theatre
Anna Karenina
Victor Sobchak
The Theatre Collection
The Lord Stanley, Camden
2010Stephanie Necrophorus
Musical
Nine
Ben Pollard
JustJohn Productions
C-Venues, Edinburgh
2010Sophie
Theatre
Murder In Play
Melissa Hussey
Peterhouse Productions
Peterhouse Theatre, Cambridge
2009Nuray
Film (Short)
Honour (Thames Valley Police)
Steven Brough
Dramanon
2009DeeDee
Theatre
Night Breath
Robyn Hazel Hoedemaker
Corpus Playroom Productions
Corpus Playroom, Cambridge
2008Rosie
Musical
Sweet Charity
Rosalind Parker
Fitzwilliam Production
Fitzwilliam Theatre, Cambridge
2008Claire
Theatre
The Maids
Sam Pallis
Homerton Productions
Homerton Theatre, Cambridge
2008Cecile
Theatre
Les Liaisons Dangereuses
Jennifer Blair
Kings Productions
The Round Church, Cambridge
2008Vivienne & Kayla
Theatre
Rex Futurus
Jennifer Blair
Kings Productions
The Round Church, Cambridge
2008Adela
Theatre
The House of Bernarda Alba
Self-directed
Homerton Productions
Homerton Theatre, Cambridge
2008Tiger Lily
Theatre
Peter Pan
Joanna Harries
ADC Cambridge
ADC Theatre, Cambridge
2002Ayla
TV
Smugglers
Ann Hawker
Blast Productions, Channel 4
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2010Drama, English & Education StudiesCambridge University

    Additional Skills

    Driving License

    Grade 5 Violin (Associated Board).

    Basic guitar skills.

    French to AS-Level standard.

    Basic Turkish.

    Strong mezzo-soprano.

    ADR experience.

    About me

    London-based actress, represented by Narrow Road (Amy Ireson)

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Olive
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Musical Skills
    • Violin
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • General American
    • Texas
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Accents (International)
    • Arabic
    • French
    • Latin American
    • Middle Eastern
    • Turkish
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Improvisation
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • English, standard
    • Essex
    • London
    • Manchester
    • Northern England
    • RP
    • South London
    • Southern England
    • Yorkshire
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Experienced In
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • TV
    • Voice Over