Nicola Dane

  • Actor
    Female / East Sussex
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    30 - 36
    Height
    5' 2" (1m 60cm)
    Weight
    9st. 13lb (63kg)
    Hair Colour
    Auburn
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Medium
  • Files

    • sound file (mp3)
  • Links

    IMDB
    IMDB
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2011Dipsy
Theatre
The Tiger Taming Show
Felicity Fyr Le Fay
Cirque Des Fees
2011Various
Musical
Sunday Night at the Palladium
Jessica Moore
Aim Productions
2011Various
Musical
Hats Off, It's Easter!Partytime Productions
2011Jess
Commercial
The Wisdom of Wozzan
Aaron Anderson
Anderson Productions
2011Persia
Radio
The Beaches of Persia
Antonio Ruiz
University of Sussex
2011Various patients
Commercial
Medical RoleplayBrighton Role Play
2011Singer / Comedienne
Musical
The Vogueabonds
Christopher Dickins
The Vogueabonds
2011Ronnie / Harriet
Theatre
The Private Life of AnimalsThe Fishies
2010Lenin
Theatre
A Christmas TwistThe Fishies
2010Miss Fozzard
Theatre
A Lady of LettersA Fish Called
2010Improviser
Theatre
A Fish Called ImprovA Fish Called Improv
2010Jackie Cooper
Corporate
Medical RoleplayBrighton Role Play
University of Sussex
2010Anna Baker
Corporate
Medical RoleplayBrighton Role Play
University of Sussex
2010Lucy Little
Corporate
Medical RoleplayBrighton Role Play
University of Sussex
2010Dancer
Music Video
Lee Harris / HollowLee Harris
2009Amelia
Film (Feature)
The Scandalous Four
Christianne Van Wijk
Art of Life Films
2009Leslie / Mrs Hopkins
Theatre
Enjoy Alan Bennett
Gary Mepsted
Brighton Bandstand
Brighton Hotel
2009Singer/Comedienne
Musical
The Vogueabonds at Tartan Heart Festival
Christopher Dickins
The Vogueabonds
Tartan Heart, Invernness
2009Singer/Comedienne
Musical
The Vogueabonds at GlastonburyThe Vogueabonds
2009Romola
Radio
A Room Without a Smile
Gary Mepsted
PeopleTalk Radio
2009Beth
Radio
Never a Rose
Gary Mepsted
PeopleTalk Radio
2009Madeline Kahn
Corporate
OSCE Medical RoleplayBrighton Role Play
University of Sussex
2009Improviser
Theatre
Improvised Comedy Show
Urqhuart / McMillan
Quality Sunbed, Quality Tan
The Marlborough Theatre
2009Jane Brown
Corporate
OSCE Medical RoleplayBrighton Role Play
2009Singer / Comedienne
Musical
The Vogueabonds at The Angel relaunch event
Christopher Dickins
The Vogueabonds
The Angel, Brighton
2009Antonia Roberts
Corporate
OSCE Medical RoleplayBrighton Role Play
2008Abbie
Theatre
Hadley's Experiment
Chris Johnston
Livestock Theatre
Old Ship Hotel
2008Line Manager
Corporate
Management Training Video
Charlie Southall
Dragonfly Film & Television Productions
2008Isabelle
Film (Short)
Simply Delicious
Rachel McGregor
Rachel McGregor Productions
2008Singer/Comedienne
Musical
The Vogueabonds at GlastonburyThe Vogueabonds
Glastonbury Cabaret Tent
2008Singer/Comedienne
Musical
The Vogueabonds at BathThe Vogueabonds
2008Singer/Comedienne
Musical
The Vogueabonds at The BAHBAsThe Vogueabonds
The Queen's Hotel, Brighton
2008Corporate Medical Roleplay - Eye exam
Corporate
University of Sussex Medical ExamsBrighton Role Play
2008Corporate Medical Roleplay - Ovarian Pill
Corporate
University of Sussex Medical ExamsBrighton Role Play
2008Corporate Medical Roleplay - Suicide
Corporate
University of Sussex Medical ExamsBrighton Role Play
2008Singer/Comedienne
Musical
The Vogueabonds Kate Bush TributeThe Vogueabonds
The Jerico, Oxford
2008Singer/Comedienne
Musical
The Vogueabonds at The MarlboroughThe Vogueabonds
The Marlborough Theatre, Brighton
2008Singer/Comedienne
Musical
An Evening with The VogueabondsThe Vogueabonds
Bath Spiegeltent
2008Singer
Musical
An Evening with The Vogueabonds
Christopher Dickins
The Vogueabonds
The Marlborough
2008Witness
Film (Short)
The Beast of Brighton
Cesar Morales
20082 patients
Corporate
Medical RoleplayUniversity of Sussex
Sussex Hospital
2008Producer
Film (Student)
Patrick's Angels
Gail Davey-Venner
2007Cinderella
TIE
Cinderella
Nick Young
Rainbow Theatre
2007Lucy
Theatre
Lucy
Andrea Brooks
Academy of Creative Training
The Pavillion Theatre, Brighton
2007Narrator
Voiceover
10 Rules for Living
Christianna Van Wijk
2007Girl
Film (Short)
Double Take
Jim Lee
Ming Holden Productions
2007Jane
Film (Short)
Almost But Not Quite
James Pesenger
2007Alyson
Film (Short)
Recycling
Eleanor Bowen-Jones
Eleanor Bowen-Jones
2006Voice Over
Voiceover
Arts Council Audio Visual Funding Application for People with Dyslexia
Philip Carr
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    20072 yr. ActingAcademy of Creative Training
    1996Psychology BScUniversity of Wales, Bangor

    Additional Skills

    Comedy improvisation with A Fish Called Improv (training by Jonathan Kay, The Maydays and Rob Broderick)

    Comedy singing with The Vogueabonds

    Meisner Technique

    Physical theatre skills (training by Britt Forseberg and Siou Hannon)

    Writing

    Additional Information

    Nicola Dane "made three classic Bennett characters her own" (The Argus) "the lascivious 'Miss Fozzard Finds Her Feet' and 'The Lady In The Van' brought to life with acuity by Nicola Dane" (Latest 7), Credits include voice-over for The Arts Council, Miss Fozzard from Talking Heads (Gary Mepsted), and Lucy in Lucy (Andrea Brooks, Pavillion Theatre), as well as a substantial amount of corporate roleplay. She is part of the comedy singing act The Vogueabonds (which was invited to Glastonbury for the second time this year). Half-South-African, Nicola is a Psychology graduate who has worked running a department in a psychiatric hospital, and as Editor for a newsletter for an international charity. She is an accomplished soprano and enjoys painting and playing the violin in her spare time.

    Listeners' comments to radio monologue "A Room Without a Smile":

    "Nicola Dane's voice paints great images and she tells a good old fashioned story. Loved Gary Mepsted's A room without a smile. Matt Ellis, New South Wales, Australia.

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    "I was just totally blown away by Nicola Dane's readings of Gary Mepsted story, he knows and understands what makes a good story, Your site is the best kept secret on the web. Marion Konkani, New Zealand.

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    "Thanks. I'm very happy with all peopletalk's work. Great job Nicola Dane!" Jeremy St. John. Sussex England.

    Main base is in Brighton, but has bases in London and Cambridge.

    Member of A Fish Called Improv

    Member of Theatre 21

    Entertainer at children's parties

    About me

    Reviews for Alan Bennett performance:

    "Nicola Dane made three classic Bennett characters her own" (The Argus) .

    'Miss Fozzard Finds Her Feet' and 'The Lady In The Van' brought to life with acuity by Nicola Dane" (Latest 7)

    Played Amelia in the award-winning film, The Scandalous Four.

    Three years singing at Glastonbury with The Vogueabonds.

    Currently taking bookings for her "Doris Day & Night" tribute act.

    Works as a pixie/fairy/witch/princess at children's parties.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • French
    • Irish
    Experienced In
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • French
    Musical Skills
    • Guitar
    • Violin
    Accents (UK)
    • London
    • Norfolk
    • RP
    • Somerset
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    • Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Specialist Appearance / Background
    • Visibly Pregnant
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Villainous