Robert Durbin

  • Actor
    Male / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    26 - 32
    Height
    6' (1m 83cm)
    Weight
    11st. (70kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Slim

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2014‘My particular favourites were Robert’s highly convincing and at times hilarious performance as Louis’ faithful dog Bruno’
Terry Eastham
londontheatre1.com
2014'Robert Durbin as Player 2 gives the most winning performance.’ British Theatre Guide
Sandra Giorgetti
britishtheatreguide.info
2014It is Durbin’s performance, that nails this show’s success. (The Stage)
Ronnie Haydon
thestage.co.uk
2014Benvolio is subtly, softly and maturely portrayed by Robert Durbin (onestopsarts)onestoparts.com
2014Robert Durbin stands out as Benvolio (publicreviews)thepublicreviews.com
20124STARS and named CRITICS CHOICE for Fringe Theatre in London
Laura Barnett
timeout.com
2012The cast of six is strong, with compelling performances from Robert Durbin (Howard Da Silva) in particular.mouthlondon.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017Boyo
Theatre
House of America
James O'Donnell
Free Fall Productions/ Ysbryd London
Jack Studio Theatre
2017Yorgjin Oxo
Theatre (Tour)
Yorgjin Oxo
Gavin Stride/ Kevin Dyer
Farnham Maltings
Tour
2016Robbie
Theatre (Tour)
Tree House
Chris Fogg
Chris Fogg Projects
Regional Touring
2016Officer O'Hara
Theatre
Arsenic and Old Lace
John Goodrum
Tabs Productions
Nottingham Theatre Royal
2016Philip Lockton
Rehearsed Reading
The Nature of Gravity
Kate Bannister
Tom Harvey
Soho Theatre
2015 - 2016David Filde
Theatre
The Haunting
Kate Bannister
Brockley Jack Theatre
Jack Studio Theatre
2015The Vaudevillian
Theatre
A Cool Million
Kate Bannister
Vanguard Theatre
Jack Studio Theatre
2015Ben
Theatre
Exponentially Worse
James O'Donnell
Little Pieces of Gold
Southwark Playhouse
2015Jack
Theatre
Jenny, Jack, Jo
James O'Donnell
Rapid Write Response - Theatre503
Theatre503
2015Ted
Theatre
Grounded
Suvi Peisanen
Write On Festival
Jack Studio Theatre
2015Frank
Rehearsed Reading
Alma (Musical)
David Cottis
Instant Classics
Rhos-y-gilwen Concert Hall
2014Player
Theatre
Shipwrecked
Kate Bannister
Brockley Jack Theatre
Jack Studio Theatre
2014Clerk/Chorus
Theatre
Kafka v Kafka
James O'Donnell
Glimpse Theatre/ Intake Group
Etcetera Theatre
2013Lemuel
Theatre
A Cool Million
Joss Bennathan
Joss Bennathan
RADA Gielgud Theatre
2013Benvolio
Theatre
Romeo and Juliet
Zoe Ford
Hiraeth Artistic Productions
Upstairs at the Gatehouse
2012King Arthur
Theatre (Tour)
The Adventures of King ArthurHobgoblin Theatre Company
2012Howard Da Silva
Theatre
It's All True
David Cottis
Instant Classics
White Bear Theatre
2012Mutius/Clown
Theatre
Titus Andronicus
Zoe Ford
Hiraeth Artistic Productions
Etcetera Theatre
2012Rene/Baptiste/Joseph
Commercial
The Primrose Path - Georges Feydeau
Michael Friend
Michael Friend Productions
Pentameters Theatre
2011Andy Woodhouse
Theatre
The Year is Twenty-One
Gareth Nicholls
Little Earthquake Theatre
Stan's Cafe - AE Harris Space
2011Nurse
Film (Short)
Still Going
Tom Persson
The Metropolitan Film School
2011Peter
Rehearsed Reading
Peter
Lise Olson
Stacey Sobieski
Patricia Yardley Studio
2011Romeo
Workshops
Romeo & Juliet Workshop
Andrew Potter
Everyman Theatre Cheltenham
Cheltenham Ladies' College
2011Steve
Film (Short)
Holby City
Michael B. Clifford
Birmingham School of Acting
2011Sonnet Performer
Rehearsed Reading
Valentine's Day Sonnets
Helen De'af
Royal Shakespeare Company
RST Restaurant
2011Bri
Theatre
Gas Station Angel
Joss Bennathan
Birmingham School of Acting
The Crescent Theatre
2010Chorus
Theatre
The Arsonists
Adam Barnard
Birmingham School of Acting
The Crescent Theatre
2010Iago
TV
ITV Fixers (Alcohol Awareness Campaign)ITV
Stratford-Upon-Avon City Centre
2010CDS 'O for a muse of fire.' Chorus
Theatre
Royal Shakespeare Theatre Inaugural Performance
Gregory Doran
Royal Shakespeare Company
Royal Shakespeare Theatre
2010Melchior
Theatre
Spring Awakening - A New Musical
Stephen Simms
Birmingham School of Acting
The Crescent Theatre Birmingham
2010Jason / Meat Man
Theatre
Market Boy
Annouchka Bayley
Birmingham School of Acting
Patricia Yardley Studio
2010Alfie Byrne
Theatre
A Man of No Importance
Lise Olson
Birmingham School of Acting
Patricia Yardley Studio
2009Antonio
Theatre
The Merchant of Venice
Philip Breen
Birmingham School of Acting
Patricia Yardley Studio
2002 - 2003Various
Theatre
Babe the Sheep Pig
Phil Mckenzie
Sherman Theatre Company
Sherman Cymru
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    20113 yr. ActingBirmingham School of Acting

    Additional Skills

    Juggling (3 Ball)

    Swinging Poi (Basic)

    Additional Information

    WORKSHOPS;

    RSC Voice Workshop with Lyn Darnley, and movement workshop with Struan Leslie 2010

    RSC Acting & Movement Workshop 2010

    SIMON BURKE Musical Theatre Workshop 2010

    Commendations;

    Awarded the 'Sue White Memorial Prize for Excellence in Performance' for Melchior in 'Spring Awakening'.

    Nominated for the 'Carelton Hobbs' BBC Radio Bursary Award.

    About me

    Last seen as Boyo in 'House of America' by Welsh playwright Ed Thomas at the Jack Studio Theatre, June - July 2017. Recently appeared as Yorgjin in Farnham Maltings production of 'Yorgjin Oxo', January - March 2017, touring the UK.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Australian
    • Dublin
    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
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Birmingham
    • RP
    • South London
    • Welsh, Standard
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • General American
    • New York City
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballroom
    • Contemporary
    Hair Length
    • Short to Medium
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Tenor
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • Welsh
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)