Penelope McDonald

  • Actor
    Female / Greater Manchester
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    47 - 57
    Height
    5' 8" (1m 75cm)
    Weight
    10st. 1lb (64kg)
    Hair Colour
    Auburn
    Eye Colour
    Hazel
    Build
    Slim
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  • Agent

    Agent
    EOC Management
    Contact
    07861 778330
    Website
    www.eoc-management.com

    Links

    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Nell
Musical
Hoarders R & D
Adam Lenson
Sheep Soup
The Curve
2019Dee
Theatre
Bad Aunts
Eloïse Poulton.
Untoward Productions
Brighton Festival, Ediburgh Festival
2018Zampanella
Theatre
The New Follies
Tony Lidington
Promenade Promotions
Venue Cymru
2017 - 2018Mrs Cartwright
Web-Series
Two Sundays
Adam Bircher
Arcada Films
2018Pink Pierrette
TV
SickertSky TV
Brighton Birdcage Bandstand
2017Rose
Theatre
As I Lay Waiting
Charlie Mortimer
Theatre By Numbers
Hope Mill Theatre
2016 - 2017Norma Desmondemona
Theatre
Snow White
Clare Allen
Georgian Theatre Royal
Georgian Theatre Royal
2016Narrator
Theatre
Ghostly Tales
Steve Tomlin
Demi-Paradise
Lancaster Castle
2016Mrs Rutter
Theatre
Care Takers
Billy Cowan
Truant Company
Tour
2015Manchester
Theatre
Under Manc Wood
Ross Kelly
Hat Hair Productions
Greater Manchester Fringe Festival
2015Aishe
Film (Feature)
Il Somnambulo
Douglas Rath
MythFactory Films
London
2014Mrs Forrester
Theatre
Deck The Halls WIth Holmes and Watson
Sue McCormick
Demi Paradise Productions
Lancaster Castle
2014Patricia Pipistrelle
Theatre
The Great Fete
Tony Lidington
Promenade Promotions
Exmouth Museum Gardens
2014Rose
Theatre
As I Lay Waiting
Richard Hall
24:7 Festival/Oldham Coliseum
New Century House
2014Various roles
Voiceover
Elite: Lave Revolution
Christopher Jarvis
Radio Theatre Workshop
2014Narrator
Voiceover
Elite: Tales From The Frontier
Christopher Jarvis
Fantastic Books Audio
2013 - 2014Fairy Godmother and Baroness
Theatre
Cinderella
Tony Lidington
Georgian Theatre Royal
Georgian Theatre Royal
2013Mary
Theatre
Neighbourhood Watch
Kimberly Hart Simpson
Contact Compacts
Contact Theatre Manchester
2013Older Woman
Theatre
Walking
Max Shuell
Contact Compacts
Contact Theatre Manchester
2013Viv
Theatre
No Soft Option
Jeff Butler
24:7 Theatre Festival
3 Minute Theatre
2013Case Worker
Theatre
To Walk In Your Shoes
Martha Simon
Red Bobble Theatre Company
Royal Northern College of Music
2013Claire
Theatre
Red
Martin Gibbons
J B SHorts & Re:Play Festival
Lowry Theatre
2013Narrator
Voiceover
Gimbal iPhone app
Ra Page
Comma Films
2012 - 2013Holly the Wood Sprite
Theatre
Babes in the Wood
Tony Lidington
Old Georgian Theatre Royal
Old Georgian Theatre Royal
2012Fraulein Dr Mathilde Von Zahnd
Theatre
The Physicists
Nina Brazier
Tete a Tete Theatre Company
Grand Leeds/Riverside Studios
2012Karen/Bitch From Hell
Theatre
The Final Days of Fringe Theatre
Mark Stanton
Northern Elastic Theatre
Taurus
2011Carol
Theatre
Four Calling Birds
Ian Townsend
Northern Elastic Theatre
Taurus, Manchester
2011Fairy Godmother
Theatre
Broadway or Bust
David Dale
Encore Productions
Jersey Arts Centre
2011Virginia Woolf
Theatre
A Good Day
Helen Parry
Beat Productions
Royal Northern College of Music
2011Gillian
Theatre
A Spectre Called
Elisa Amesbury
J B Shorts
Joshua Brookes
2010 - 2011Malignia
Theatre
Mother Goose
Tony Lidington
Old Georgian Theatre Royal
Old Georgian Theatre Royal
2010Guardian Angel
Theatre (Tour)
Up Frankie
Tony Lidington
Angus and Ross Theatre Company
2010Diane
Theatre
Raving Beauties
Helen Parry
Broken Echo Theatre Company
Dancehouse Manchester
2009 - 2010Mrs Rutter
Theatre (Tour)
Care Takers
Billy Cowan
Truant Company
2008 - 2009Maldemort
Theatre
Beauty and The Beast
James Barry
Theatre Royal Winchester
Winchester Theatre Royal
2004 - 2005Obnoxia
Theatre (Tour)
Four Dames In Search of a Panto
Mark Helyar
Proteus Theatre Company
2005Millie
Theatre (Tour)
Bite Me
Carole Solazzo
Physico Theatre Company
2004Venus
Theatre
The Birth of Venus
Mike Lister
Avanti Display
Oldham
2004Beverley and Agnes
Theatre (Tour)
The Shadow Box
Ged McKenna
5th House productions
2002 - 2003Vera The Vile
Theatre
A Nightmare on Emerald City
David Dale
Central Space Theatre Company
Central Station
2001 - 2002Wicked Stepmother
Theatre
Cinder Eddie and the Sleeping Prince
David Dale
Central Space Theatre Company
Central Station
2002Beverly
Theatre
Abigail's Party
David Dale
Central Space Theatre Company
Central Station
2001Tiffany Tremaine
Theatre
Pink For A Boy
David Dale
Central Space Theatre Company
Central Station
2000Woman
Theatre
The Possibilities
Ben Gove
Flaming Theatre
Finborough Theatre
1999Lani 1
Theatre
Bitchkiss
Zoe Reason
The Steam Industry
Battersea Arts Centre
1998Mrs McDonald
Theatre
Top Dogs
Patricia Benecke
Dialogue Productions
The Old Truman Brewery
1997Nicola
Theatre
Girls' Night Out
Chris Dunham
Palace Theatre, Westcliff
Palace Theatre Westcliff
1997Henrietta
Theatre
The Hollow
Chris Dunham
Palace Theatre, Westcliff
Palace Theatre Westcliff
1996Christine
Theatre
Murder On The Nile
Chris Dunham
Palace Theatre, Westcliff
Palace Theatre Westcliff
1993 - 1994Warfarin
Theatre
Dick Whittington
Tony Lidington
Leeds City Varieties
Leeds City Varieties
1992 - 1993Fairy Lacewing
Theatre
Sleeping Beauty
Tony Lidington
Leeds City Varieties
Leeds City Varieties
1993Madeline
Theatre
For Those Who Have Ears
Mark Normandy
Theatre Ou-Boum
White Bear
1992Edna Louise
Theatre
Come Back to the Five and Dime Jimmy Dean Jimmy Dean
Anna Birch
Partisan Theatre Company
East Dulwich Tavern
1991Rosalind
Theatre
As You Like It
Helen Buxton
A One Theatre Company
Jackson's Lane
1990Anne Gedge
Theatre
Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs
Chrys Salt
Cornucopia Theatre Company
Boulevard Theatre
1989Alice
Theatre
Daisy Pulls It Off
Peter Fieldson
The Library Theatre
Wythenshawe Forum
1989Jane
Theatre
One For The Road
Peter Fieldson
Oldham Coliseum
Oldham Coliseum
1988Katherine
Theatre (Tour)
The Taming of the Shrew
John Strehlow
New Triad
1988Lady Bracknell
Theatre (Tour)
The Importance of Being Earnest
John Strehlow
New Triad
1987Lady Macbeth
Theatre (Tour)
Macbeth
Peter Griffiths
White Horse Theatre Company
1987Jessica
Theatre (Tour)
The Merchant of Venice
John Strehlow
New Triad
1984 - 1985Bizzy Lizzy
Theatre (Tour)
Puss In Boots
Susie Williams
Pro Pantos
1983Christine
Theatre
Miss Julie
Michael Almaz
Bear and Staff
Bear and Staff
1983Dorcas
Theatre
Sisterly Feelings
John Pickles
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1983Eunice Sidebottom
Theatre
Saturday Night At The Crown
John Pickles
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1981 - 1982Miss Goodbody
Theatre (Tour)
Hell Bent
Paul Gibson
Century Theatre
1982Sarah
Theatre
The Accrington Pals
Wilfred Harrison
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1982Jacquenetta
Theatre
Loves Labour's Lost
Ian Judge
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1981Catherine
Theatre
A View From The Bridge
John Pickles
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1981Ala
Theatre
Tango
Wilfred Harrison
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1981Janey Jenkins
Theatre
The Cure For Love
Colin Bean
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1980Rachel Wilcox
Theatre
The Merry-Go-Round
Wilfred Harrison
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1980Sarah Undershaft
Theatre
Major Barbara
Jolyon Coombs
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1980Jenny Linden
Theatre
The Linden Tree
Colin Bean
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1980Lady Elizabeth Randall
Theatre
While The Sun Shines
Felicity Taylor
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1980Bianca
Theatre
The Taming of the Shrew
Felicity Taylor
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1980Imogen
Theatre
Cymbeline
Felicity Taylor
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1980Lady Mortimer
Theatre
Henry IV Part One
Helena Kaut-Howsen
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
1979Margaret
Theatre
Much Ado About Nothing
Jolyon Coombs
Bolton Octagon
Bolton Octagon
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1976A levelsSale Girls Grammar

    Additional Skills

    Excellent sight reader working for

    Interact Reading Service. Also have done lots of voice over work. Currently recording audio books.

    Also experienced life model.

    Additional Information

    Recently played Mrs Rutter in 'Care Takers' with www.truantcompany.com. North West tour (April 2016) followed by Brighton Festival (May 2016) then Edinburgh Festival (August 2016) and Seville (September 2016). Winner of The Stage Edinburgh Award for acting excellence.

    Interview on That's Manchester TV Station:

    Performance as Mac and The Medic

    www.youtube.com/watch?v=OVzLX-3U05c

    Two Sundays web series youtu.be/Gd4IdBSHuyk

    About me

    I am an experienced actress who has worked in a wide range of productions over 30 odd years. From panto to Shakespeare, musicals to modern plays, drag to radio/voice overs,I have played a variety of roles and enjoyed them all!

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • French
    • Irish
    • Russian
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Accents (UK)
    • Cheshire
    • Hull
    • Lancashire
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • Manchester
    • Northern England
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    General Dance Skills
    • Tap
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Sexy
    • Villainous