Ruth James

  • Actor
    Female / Greater London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    48 - 54
    Height
    5' 6" (1m 70cm)
    Weight
    147lb (67kg)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2013Janice
Film (Short)
No Evil
Steve Mansfield Devine
Landivy Productions
France
2012Prince Escalus - Headmistress
Theatre
Romeo and Juliet
Toby Clarke
Oval House
Ovalhouse Theatre
2012Mother
Film (Short)
Seven Years in One Night
Maria Bondoc
Maria Bondoc
2011The Queen
Theatre
Fred and Gladys
Paul Tibbey/Chad Garvie
Balls in the Air Production Co.
Landor Theatre
2010Junior
Theatre
The Wikipedia Man
Paddy Fletcher
Nanceabout Theatre Company - Druidstone
Druidstone
2010Bet
Theatre
Brockley Jack
Julie Osman
Brockley Jack Theatre
Brockley Jack
2009Wife of Bluebeard
Theatre
Duke Bluebeard's Castle
Daniel Kramer
English National Opera
Colisseum
2009Mother (leading role)
Film (Short)
Premium Rate
Dean Hesom
The Invisible Dot Ltd
2009Patricia (2nd Lead)
Film (Short)
The Sleeping Beauty of East Finchley
Seamus Rea
Cheek to Cheek Productions
2009Veronica Tallon
Voiceover
Re-Extinct
Mike Hume
Thelma Sly Entertainment
2008Death
Theatre
Blood Wedding - Lorca
Phil Willmott
The Steam Industry
The Scoop
2008Cass
Theatre
Pluto
Emily Agnew
Grit/Mokita Productions
Blue Elephant & Kuiperfest
2008Dr Shepherd
Musical
The Big Ending (Won prize in 'Lost Festival')
Tammy Mendelson
The Scenic Route
Lost Festival - Tabard Theatre
2008Jane (Mother)
Theatre
Who do you think you are?
Francesca Seeley
First Draft Theatre
Greenwich Playhouse
2008Kate - Headmistress
Theatre
Terrors
Evelina Kolaczek
First Draft Theatre
Barons Court Theatre
2007Senator/Cupid
Theatre
Timon of Athens
David Cottis
David Cottis' Instant Classics
Camden People's Theatre
2007She
Theatre
She
Paddy Fletcher
Nanceabout Theatre Company
Druidstone
2007Senator / Cupid
Theatre
Timon of Athens
David Cottis
David Cottis' Instant Classics
White Bear Theatre
2006Customer
Theatre
She Loves Me
Paul Prescott
Sleight of Hand Productions
Gatehouse Upstairs
2006Mouse E Anonymous Heroine
Theatre
Whatsername
Paddy Fletcher
Nanceabout Theatre
Druidstone
2005Daisy Wright
Theatre (Tour)
The Two Martins
Peter Moreton
Jasperian Theatre Company
Tour
2005Wife
Voiceover
Wild Bean CafeOgilvy & Mather
Radio Advert
2004 - 2005Mother
Theatre
Child of our Time
Jonathan Kent
English National Opera
The Coliseum
2005Olga Koffdrop
Theatre
The Fiendish Plott Conspiracy
Paddy Fletcher
Nanceabout Theatre Company
Druidstone
2005Contralto
Theatre
Silver Swan
Suzy Wilson
The Clod Ensemble
Edinburgh Festival
2004Ariadne Arbuthnot
Theatre
Jason and the Arbuthnots
Paddy Fletcher
Nanceabout Theatre Company
Druidstone
2003Wife of Peter (Involved Flying)
Theatre
Handmaid's Tale
Phillida Lloyd
English National Opera
English National Opera
2003Inner Tube Scribbling
Theatre
Rissole of the Raj
Paddy Fletcher
Nanceabout Theatre Company
Druidstone
2003Miss Santiago
Theatre
Buddy Holly
Paul Mills
Triumph Productions
Tour of England
1999 - 2000Ma Joad
Theatre
Grapes of Wrath
Paul Stebbings
ADGE
European Tour
1997 - 1998Miss Santiago
Theatre
Buddy Holly
Paul Mills
E & B productions
Tour
1997Court Usher
TV
Wycliffe
Matthew Sharp
ITV
Cornwall
1997PresenterNokia Mobile
Gini Gammon
CNN
CNN News
1997Tosca
Theatre
Before Dawn
Steve Garrett
Prince of Orange, Greenwich
Prince of Orange
1996Mother Midnight
Theatre
Moll Flanders
Philip Dart
Channel Theatre Company
Stag Theatre Sevenoaks
1995Elizabeth
Theatre
Persuasion
Andrea Montgomery
ReCreation Theatre
Lauderdale House
1995Mrs Fox
Theatre
Fantastic Mr Fox
Philip Dart
Channel Theatre Company
Stag Theatre Sevenoaks
1994Dick
Theatre
Dick Whittington
Kerrin Roberts
Mermaid Theatre
Mermaid Theatre
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2010Shakespeare CourseThe Actors Centre
    2010Associate of the Institute of LinguistsInstitute of Linguists
    2010Bi-Lingual Secretarial Course - 1 YearUniversity of East Anglia
    1982French/English DegreeUniversity of Reading

    About me

    Ruth has appeared in many theatre shows, radio broadcasts and films. When less employed than is ideal, she sings with the BBC Symphony Chorus.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • French
    Experienced In
    • Modelling
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • French
    • Spanish
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Cornish
    • RP
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • Midwest Farm & Ranch
    • Southern American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    Character Types
    • Professional