Paul Connolly

  • Actor
    Male / City of Edinburgh
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    29 - 39
    Height
    5' 10" (1m 78cm)
    Weight
    11st. 14lb (76kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Medium
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  • Agent

    Agent
    KSW CASTING
    Contact
    +447850 278368
    Website
    www.karenstruelwhite.com

    Links

    Personal Website
    www.paulconnollyactor.co.uk
    Facebook
    @paulconnollyactor
    Instagram
    @paulconnollyactor
    Youtube
    youtube
    Twitter
    @paulconnollyact
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020The Director / Gordon Waggett / Procrastasaurus / Professor Blanket Top-Hat
Film (Short)
The Director - Work At HomeQuarantine Films
2020The Director
Online / Digital
Alabaster PeaksAlabaster Peaks
2020Writer/Actor (Spam & Eggs Sketch)
Web-Series
Today's WorldMonkey Barrel Comedy
2017 - 2019Improv Performer
Theatre (Tour)
Spontaneous PotterThe Spontaneous Players
2017 - 2019Improv Performer
Theatre (Tour)
Spontaneous SherlockThe Spontaneous Players
2011 - 2019Improv Performer
Theatre (Tour)
Absolute Improv!TBC Improv
2015 - 2017Host/Performer
Theatre
Open Improv NightTo Be Continued...
The TBC Improv Theatre
2016Improv Performer
Theatre
Tray Full of BrowniesTray Full of Brownies
Bedlam Theatre, Edinburgh
2016Guest (Improviser)
TV
The Late ShowSTV Productions
2011 - 2016Teacher/Organiser/Co-ordinator
Workshops
Improv Workshops & CoursesTo Be Continued...
2014Dave
TV
NPCDecember Works
2014Paul the Mechanic
Film (Feature)
Dangerous CrippleSputnik Productions
2014Joe
Film (Short)
Contractual Living
Andrew Macdonald
Andrew Macdonald
2012 - 2014Improv Performer
Theatre (Tour)
Absolute Improv Stories!To Be Continued...
2013Steve
Film
And They Played Shang-A-LangGo Entertainment
2013Sam the Clown
Film (Short)
Costume Party
Fergus Cook
Fergus Cook Productions
2013Steve
Theatre
And They Played Shang-A-Lang
Derek Douglas
Craft Theatre Company
2013Mr Snowglobes
Theatre
Mimi... And Then
Scott Johnston and Ed Robson
PASS
PASS Theatre
2013Henry Ericson
Film (Short)
Waiting for Newman (Part 2)
Chris Mclellan
3MC Films
2013Henry Ericson
Film (Short)
Waiting for Newman (Part 1)
Chris Mclellan
3MC Films
2013Jack Brooks
Film (Student)
Retribution
Lewis McCathie
McMedia
2012Ensemble Cast Member/Yellow Leader
Theatre
THE END OF THE WORLD (for one night only)
Andy Arnold
Red Note
Summerhall, Edinburgh
2012Dream/Tailor/Political Guru/Bedlam Nurse
Theatre
The Celebrity
Scott Johnston
PASS
PASS Theatre
2012Multiple
Theatre
Fear and Misery of the Third Reich
John Naples-Campbell
PASS
PASS Theatre
2010 - 2011Improv Performer
Theatre
An Evening of Improv ComedyTo Be Continued...
2010Host/Improv Performer/Puppeteer
Theatre
Burst the Box
Symon Macintyre
Vision Mechanics
The Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh
2010Improv Performer
Theatre
Improv Wins!To Be Continued...
2010Host/Improv Performer/Puppeteer
Theatre (Tour)
House Cabaret
Symon Macintyre
Vision Mechanics
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2018Musical Improv Level 2 (tutor Miles Lindahl & Frank Spitznagel)Magnet Theater
    2018Improv 401 (tutor Matt Dennie)UCB
    2017Musical Improv Level 1 (tutor Michael Lutton & Frank Spitznagel)Magnet Theater
    2017Improv 301 (tutor Johnna Scrabis)UCB
    2016Improv 201 (tutor Nicole Drespel)UCB
    2016Improv 101 (tutor James III)UCB
    2016Improv into Sketch Workshop (tutor Tim Soszko)Second City
    2016Finding the Game of the Scene/Patterning Workshop (tutor Tim Soszko)Second City
    2015iO Europe 3 Day Advanced Improv WorkshopiO Theater
    2014iO in Europe Improv Intensive WorkshopiO Theater
    2013Improvised Storytelling Workshop (tutor Steve Roe)Hoopla Impro
    20133 yr. ActingEdinburgh College
    2012Devising with Complicité (tutor Ed Robson)Cumbernauld Theatre
    2012Theatre Workshop (tutor Andy Arnold)The Tron Theatre
    2012Devising Workshop (tutor Liam Jarvis)Analogue theatre
    2011Improvisation Workshop (tutor Luke Sorba)The Comedy School
    2008BSc (Hons) Computer ScienceUniversity of Edinburgh

    Additional Skills

    Workshop Organisation and Teaching, Devising, Improvisational Comedy, Fencing, Drawing, Poster/Flyer Design, Puppeteer Experience, Driving licence, Computer Programming and Web Design, Swimming, 3D Computer Modelling/Animation

    Additional Information

    Performer with award-winning improvisation company "The Spontaneous Players" and a business partner in the Edinburgh improv comedy comedy theatre company "TBC Improv"

    Mantra for life: to entertain as many people as possible!

    About me

    Scottish actor and improv comedy performer. Background both in the performing arts and the computing world.

    Industry Awards

    2018, Official Edinburgh Fringe Festival Sell-Out Show, Edinburgh Fringe Festival Society, Spontaneous Potter, The Spontaneous Players

    2018, Best Improv, Sketch or Variety, The Scottish Comedy Awards, The Spontaneous Players

    2017, Best Free Fringe Show, The Derek Awards, Spontaneous Sherlock, The Spontaneous Players

    2017, Official Edinburgh Fringe Festival Sell-Out Show, Edinburgh Fringe Festival Society, Absolute Improv!, To Be Continued…

    2016, Official Edinburgh Fringe Festival Sell-Out Show, Edinburgh Fringe Festival Society, Absolute Improv!, To Be Continued…

    2015, Official Edinburgh Fringe Festival Sell-Out Show, Edinburgh Fringe Festival Society, Absolute Improv!, To Be Continued…

    2014, Official Edinburgh Fringe Festival Sell-Out Show, Edinburgh Fringe Festival Society, Absolute Improv!, To Be Continued…

    2013, Official Edinburgh Fringe Festival Sell-Out Show, Edinburgh Fringe Festival Society, Absolute Improv!, To Be Continued…

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • General American
    • Midwest Farm & Ranch
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Facial Characteristics
    • Sideburns
    Native accent
    • Scottish
    Character Types
    • Free-spirited
    • Geeky
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    Accents (International)
    • Irish
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Film (Professional)
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Edinburgh
    • English - General
    • English, standard
    • Glasgow
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Scottish - General
    • Scottish Highlands
    • Scottish, Central
    • Scottish, South
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Scottish, West Coast
    • Somerset
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    General Dance Skills
    • Contemporary
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Film (Student)
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Touring)