Paula Tinker

  • Actor
    Female / West Sussex
  • Ethnicity
    Age Range
    61 - 71
    5' 8" (1m 73cm)
    9st. (57kg)
    Hair Colour
    Salt and Pepper
    Eye Colour
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    Spotlight Member


YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018 - 2019Elisabeth Wells
Theatre (Tour)
Poisoned Beds by Lucy Flannery and Greg Mosse
Greg Mosse
Doye Mosse productions Ltd
Worthing Connaught Studio, The Spring, Havant,, Weald and Downland Living Museum ,and touring
2018 - 2019Actress, solo monologues
Nights at The Museum
Steven Israel
Weald and Downland Living Museum
The Weald and Downland Living Museum
2018 - 2019Auntie (lead)
'The Exchange' by Greg Moss
Roger Redfarn
Chichester Community Theatre
technical college theatre chichester
2018 - 2019Actress
Rehearsed Reading
A Blaze of Light by Sue Shattock
Portsmouth Theatre Royal
Theatre Royal, Portsmouth
The Hawkhurst Gang
Roger Redfarn
Chichester Community Theatre
Guildhall, priory park, Chichester
product demonstration video
Darren Cliff
Cliff Productions Ltd
The Firstborn'
Eric Blennerhassett
Chichester Fry centenary company
Minerva theatre, Chichester and tour.
2001 - 2002Verica
Theatre (Tour)
Boy from Bosnia
Brendan Murray
Self financed
Kommedia, Brighton, Minerva studio, Chichester Festival Theatre
1993 - 1996Patricia
Crazy For You
Mike Ockrent
Michael White productions
Prince Edward Theatre
Peter Rowe
Chester Gateway Theatre
No 1 Tour dates
1988 - 1989Company actor
Hale and Pace
Alan Nixon
studio and location
Balltrap on the Cote Sauvage
Jack Gold
Joan Riley
Theatre Royal Windsor
No 1 Tour dates
1985 - 1986June
Theatre (Tour)
The Haunted Through Lounge and Recessed Dining Nook at Farndale Castle
David McGillivray
The Farndale Ladies
Donmar Warehouse and tour
1983 - 1984Megan/maxine
Theatre (Tour)
84,Charing Cross Road
James Roose Evans
Michael Reddington for Arts Council GB
No 1 Tour dates
1981 - 1982Company actor
Modigliani, HenryV, Howzat!, The Typists
Patrick Garland, Chris Selby
Chichester Festival Theatre 'fringe productions
Chichester Festival Theatre and local pub venues
1981 - 1982Company actor
The Mitford Girls, Underneath the Arches, Nickleby and Me,Cavell, Valmouth On The Rocks,
Patrick Garland, Ned Sherrin, John Dexter, Roger Redfarn
Chichester Festival Theatre
1979 - 1980Shirley
Theatre (Tour)
Funny Peculiar
Roy Patrick
Donald Bodley Prods
No ! tour
1978 - 1979LIzzie Ridd
Lorna Doone
Brian Miller
BBC Radio
studio and location
1978LIzzie Ridd
Lorna Doone
Brian Miller
BBC Radio
BBC Radio Bristol recording studio
1978Samson's Philistine bride
The Samson Riddle
Wolf Mankowitz
Almost Free productions
Almost Free Theatrre, PIccadilly
1977Miss Gotobed
Dirty Linen
Ed Berman/Tom Stoppard
Ed Berman Productions
Arts Theatre Club, West End
1975 - 1976Mother, Anna
Theatre (Tour)
Carrots, Twelve Shifts of Gear
Frances Rifkin
Recreation Ground
ICA and fringe venues
1974Rigor Mortis,Betty, Monica
Theatre (Tour)
Doctor in The House, bed Board and Romance, The Whole Truth
Geoffrey Reed, Colin McIntyre
Shanklin Summer season
Shanklin Theatre
1973 - 1974Company
Theatre (Tour)
Fallen Angels,Mother Goose, Road to the West, Gammer Gurton's Needle
Andy Noble
Orchard Theatre Co.
North Devon/Cornwall touring
  • Education

    1972English language and LiteratureDurham University

    Additional Skills

    I dance (contemporary and tap) and sing - mezzo) I can juggle a bit, play piano and strum a uke. I speak good French and some Spanish. I have a Devon accent ( I played Lizzie Ridd in BBC radio's 'Lorna Doone) as well as standard RP . I keep geese and hens! I love comedy, Shakespeare and Pinter.

    Additional Information

    Because of family commitments and a child with disability I have worked a lot less over the last 10 years, although I toured in a 2 hander 'Boy from Bosnia' for S E Arts, and played 'Anath'in 'The Firstborn' for a celebration of Christopher Fry at Chichester Minerva theatre . I am also involved as narrator in 'Singing to Survive' , a concert celebrating the women prisoners in Sumatra during WW2 .We are hoping to tour this following 2 sell out concerts in Chichester this year. over the last 2 years I have been working for a new company DWP productions, touring mainly along the South coast. I have been in a new one woman play 'Poisoned beds' (about the oyster industry in Emsworth, as well as a two hander ' The Odds of Being Earnest' both written by Greg Mosse and very successful. As well as this I regularly perform historic monologues at the Weald and Downland Living Museum' in Singleton, West Sussex. I have recently done an online commercial for funeral planning.

    About me

    I started work in rep at Leatherhead in the 70's as acting ASM. Since then I have worked in rep at Derby Worthing, Chester and Windsor. I did a lot of comedy TV for LWT in the 80's, 'Hale and Pace' Robin's nest'etc films for BBC including 'balltrap on the Cote Sauvage for Jack Gold. I was in three seasons at Chichester Festival theatre , as well as fringe productions for 'The Farndale Ladies', Recreation Ground Theatre Co., ,The Almost Free Theatre for Ed Berman,West End work includes Stoppard's 'Dirty Linen' at the Arts Theatre, and three years in 'Crazy For You' at the Prince Edward'

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Musical Skills
    • Piano
    Accents (UK)
    • English, standard
    • Lancashire
    • London
    • RP
    • South London
    • Southern England
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    • Contemporary
    • Tap
    Hair Length
    • Mid Length
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    Perform nude?
    • Yes
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional