Ross Virgo

  • Actor
    Male / London / Hampshire
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    21 - 31
    Height
    5' 10" (1m 80cm)
    Weight
    161lb (73kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Slim
  • Images

    Files

    • video file (mp4)
  • Links

    Personal Website
    www.spotlight.com
    Vimeo
    vimeo
    IMDB
    IMDB
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019 - 2020Understudy Warren/Shuck/Sam/Cooper/Freeboys
Theatre
The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
Kirsty Patrick Ward, Katie-Ann McDonough
Mischief Theatre
Criterion Theatre
2020Troy
Film (Short)
Brain Drain
Valentina Schwendinger
MetFilm School/Moritz Matzmorr
2018 - 2019Understudy Warren/Shuck/Sam/Cooper/Freeboys
Theatre (Tour)
The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
Kirsty Patrick Ward, Katie-Ann McDonough
Mischief Theatre
[Various, UK & Ireland]
2018Flight Clerk Smithson
Site Specific
1918: Foundation
Katie-Ann McDonough
FoH Theatre Company/RAF Museum London
RAF Museum London
2018Crispin
Rehearsed Reading
Sink (ScriptSpace)
Anna Marshall
The Space
The Space
2018David
Web-Series
You Were Here
Oliver Wilson-Smith
Lime 58 Films
2018Sir Harry Wildair
Theatre
The Constant Couple
Semane Parsons
Gulbenkian Theatre
Gulbenkian Theatre
2016 - 2018Improviser
Theatre
[Various Long and Short-Form Narrative]Very Serious People
[Various, inc Baron's Court and Bridewell Theatre]
2017Jim
Theatre
The Community
Josh Hinds
Stockwell Playhouse
Stockwell Playhouse (Lost Theatre)
2017A/Carl
Theatre
Don't Break Waves/Leg Ring Sloth (Seven Sins)
Dominic Cooper, Casey Gould
Doughnut Productions
The Cockpit Theatre
2017Jim
Theatre
The Community
Josh Hinds
Lion and Unicorn
The Lion and Unicorn Theatre
2017Charlie
Theatre
TRIBE
Matthew McCray
London Theatre Workshop
London Theatre Workshop
2017Boy/Man/Gregg
Rehearsed Reading
Telo/Chutney (ScriptSpace)
Adam Hemming
The Space
The Space
2017Kurt Miller
Theatre
A Comic Book Ending
Elliot Baker
The Space / One Festival 2017
The Space
2016Elijah
Workshops
Bright Start
Katie-Ann McDonough
Cockpit Theatre
The Cockpit Theatre
2016Kurt Miller
Theatre
A Comic Book Ending
Elliot Baker
Adam Line
The Star of Kings
2016Lt Elliott
Rehearsed Reading
Over The Top
Blake Kubena
John Taylor / Honourable Artillery Company
Honourable Artillery Company
2016Performer
Site Specific
we're here because we're here
Ian Nicholson, Rufus Norris, Jeremy Deller
14-18 NOW/Birmingham Rep/National Theatre
London (Various)
2016Rosencrantz
Workshops
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
Enyi Okoronkwo & Conor Carroll
National Theatre Studio
National Theatre Studio
2016Thompson
Rehearsed Reading
The Originals
Brandon Force
London Theatre Workshop
London Theatre Workshop
2016David
Theatre
The Community
Annemiek van Elst
Velvet Trumpet
Southwark Playhouse
2016The Younger Man (Connor)
Theatre
Circa
Eleanor Clare Taylor
work.Theatre
Theater de Meervaart, Amsterdam
2015The Younger Man (Connor)
Theatre
Circa
Eleanor Clare Taylor
work.Theatre
Old Red Lion Theatre
2015Joe Bloggs
Rehearsed Reading
Amber Alcestis
Geoffrey Williams
Women@RADA
RADA Club Theatre
2015Mark
Theatre
Pieces of Eight
Eleanor Clare Taylor
BlueSketch / RADA Festival
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
2015Socially Awkward Man/Water Voice
Voiceover
Safe Word
Yaron Shyldkrot
Fye and Foul
New Wimbledon Studio
2014Lucifer
Rehearsed Reading
Lucifer ex Machina
Ed Nash
Vertical Line Theatre & BrownSugah
The Hen and Chickens
2014Male 2 (Lead)
Voiceover
Cathedral
Yaron Shyldkrot
Fye and Foul
New Diorama
2014Sintsov/Levshin
Theatre
Enemies
Timothy Trimingham Lee
CSSD
Embassy Theatre
2014Sweets
Theatre
Mojo
Ben Naylor
CSSD
Fortune Theatre
2014Duke Frederick/Jaques de Boys
Theatre
As You Like It
Ben Naylor
CSSD
Webber Douglas Studio
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2014MA Acting - Classical StrandRoyal Central School of Speech and Drama
    2013BA (Hons) Drama and Theatre StudiesRoyal Holloway, University of London

    Additional Skills

    Highly experienced improviser; long/short form narrative, also workshop leader.

    Highly experienced in physical comedy.

    Classically Trained, with focus on Shakespeare. Also taken part in Shakespeare text workshops with director Simon Godwin.

    Trained in Laban Movement Analysis.

    Experience in immersive/site specific work.

    Some puppetry experience; hand and object.

    Additional Information

    PRESS: "Virgo gives a very fluid and assured performance, pulling at our heartstrings when Kurt realises Superman can't rescue everyone." (Views From The Gods on 'A Comic Book Ending')

    About me

    Ross is an English actor with extensive experience in theatre and improvisation. From 2018-20, he worked with the Olivier Award-winning company Mischief Theatre, performing in the West End and UK Touring production of 'The Comedy About A Bank Robbery'.

    Working with a vast range of companies from the National Theatre to the RAF, Ross has developed skills across multiple performance disciplines including classical theatre, short films and developmental workshops for new work.

    He is a highly proficient improviser too; with practice in long and short-form narrative styles, whilst also having led several improvisation workshops for beginners.

    Ross trained at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, and Royal Holloway, University of London.

    A self-confessed old soul, Ross is a keen handkerchief and Jelly Baby enthusiast.

    Industry Awards

    BADC LEVEL 1 AWARD - GOLD - Rapier & Dagger, Single Sword, Unarmed

    UKA BRONZE AWARD - HIGHLY COMMENDED - 15th-20th Century Dance

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Musical Skills
    • Guitar
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • Canadian
    • General American
    • Midwest Farm & Ranch
    • Minnesota
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Perform nude?
    • Yes
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity (UK)
    Interested in
    • Acting Auditions
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Cooking
    • Corporate
    • Cruise Ships
    • Documentaries / Real Life
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • Environmental
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Fringe
    • Improvisation
    • Investigative Programming
    • Mobile Phone Content
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Musical Theatre
    • New Writing
    • Non-Union Jobs
    • Online
    • Outdoor Events
    • Radio
    • Recording
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Shakespeare
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Immersive)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Union jobs
    • Voice Over
    • Web-Series
    • Webseries/Internet
    • Workshops
    Accents (UK)
    • English - General
    • English, standard
    • Estuary English
    • RP
    • Southern England
    General Dance Skills
    • Latin American
    • Swing/Jive
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Falsetto
    • Tenor
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Drama
    • Film (Student)
    • Fringe
    • New Writing
    • Recording
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Shakespeare
    • Showcase
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Immersive)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • Tragedy
    • Voice Over
    • Web-Series
    • Webseries/Internet
    • Workshops
    Athletics
    • Cricket
    • Squash
    • Stage Combat
    • Yoga
    Additional Skills
    • Actor
    • Puppeteer
    • Singer
    Union Status
    • Equity (UK)
    Work Permit/Residency Status
    • I have a current, valid passport.