Samantha Lawson

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Mixed Race
    Age Range
    27 - 33
    Height
    5' 8" (1m 73cm)
    Weight
    8st. 7lb (54kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Slim
  • Links

    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2013Jocasta
Theatre
Oedipus Rex
Phil Willmott
The Steam Industry
The Scoop, London
2013Calphurnia
Theatre (Tour)
Julius Caesar
Gregory Doran
Royal Shakespeare Company
BAM Brooklyn, USA
2012Calphurnia
Theatre (Tour)
Julius Caesar
Gregory Doran
Royal Shakespeare Company
The Theatre Royal, Newcastle
2012Ceasar's Servant/US Portia
Theatre
Julius Caesar
Gregory Doran
Royal Shakespeare Company
The Theatre Royal, Stratford-Upon-Avon
2011 - 2012Lady Constance
Theatre
King John
Phil Willmott
The Steam Industry
The Union Theatre
2011Phil, Alicia, Tran Khai Than Thuy
Rehearsed Reading
Hello Mr Miller Hello Mr Pinter
Christine Bacon
English Pen & Ice and Fire
The Tabernacle
2011Interviewee
Commercial
Oral B - Test CommercialORAL B
2010Nancy/Miss Rehana
Theatre (Tour)
One Language Many Voices
Paul Stebbings
TNT/ADG Theatre
Germany
2010Tania
Film (Docu)
Poverty
Charlotte George
Ice and Fire for TRUST
2009Stephanie
Theatre
Voices from the Edge
Christine Bacon
Ice and Fire
2009Sharon
Film (Short)
Cross Knowledge
Xavier Pons
MAS Productions
Paris
2008Mary Prince
Film (Docu)
Abolition of SlaveryThe British Museum
British Museum
2008Phyllis Wheatley / Mary Prince
Theatre
Abolition of Slavery
Shango Baku
Yaa Asantawaa
Yaa Asantawaa Centre
2008Mary
Theatre (Tour)
Asylum Dialogues
Christine Bacon
Ice and Fire
Tricycle Theatre
2007Lawyer
Corporate
DLA Piper
Julian Chaloner
Pro-Active Roleplay
DLA Piper
2007Mrs Abubakir
Film (Short)
Random Acts
Charlotte George
Random Acts
2007Diaphanta
Theatre (Tour)
The Changeling
Steve Unwin
English Touring Theatre
2007Saleswoman
Film (Feature)
The Dark is Rising
David Cunningham
Fox/Walden
2006Supervisor
Corporate
LEX Defense
Julian Chaloner
Pro-Active Roleplay
LEX Defense
2006Mary Prince
Film (Docu)
Understanding Slavery
Anna Farthing
Harvest Films
2005Girl
Theatre
STILL
Samantha Lawson & Ben Carlton-Patterson
By Jacqui Honess-Martin (Cockpit Theatre)
The Cockpit Theatre
2004 - 2005Lily, Tortured Witch (Understudy: Serafina)
Theatre
His Dark Materials
Nicolas Hytner
The National Theatre
Olivier Theatre
2004Queen 2
Theatre
Two Noble Kinsmen
John Hartoch
Bristol Old Vic
New Vic Theatre
2004Zanche
Theatre
The White Devil
Robert Hamlin
BOV Theatre School
Redgrave Theatre
2004Marguerite
Theatre
Red Noses
Sue Wilson
Bristol Old Vic
New Vic Theatre
2004Snow White/Elska
Theatre
Snow White and The Seven Dwarves
Samantha Lawson & Geoffrey Lumb
Devised piece for Streets Alive
Bristol City
2004Angela
Film (Short)
Ladies
Carol Stevens
Ignition Films
2003Cook
Theatre
The Phoenix and The Carpet
John Hartoch
BOV Theatre School
Redgrave Theatre
2002Ann
Theatre
Man and Superman
Andrew Normington
Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic Theatre School Studios
2002Olivia
Theatre
Twelfth Night
John Hartoch
Bristol Old Vic
Bristol Old Vic Theatre School Studios
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    20042 yr. ActingBristol Old Vic Theatre School

    Additional Skills

    Rock Climbing

    Bouldering (Climbing)

    Cycling

    Martial Arts (Practioner and Instructor)

    Capoeira

    Swimming

    Accents

    Choreography

    About me

    Trained at Circus Space and Circus Maniacs: Chinese Pole, Stilt Walking, Clowning, Juggling

    Trained at Desmond Jones School of Mime and Physical Theatre

    Workshops with Di Trevis

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Brown
    Accents (International)
    • African (East)
    • African (North)
    • African (South)
    • African (West)
    • Dublin
    • French
    • Indian
    • Irish
    • Nigerian
    • Patois
    • West-Indian
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Panto
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    Interested in
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • Lithuanian
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Black Country
    • Cheshire
    • Cockney
    • Essex
    • Gloucester
    • Lancashire
    • London
    • Manchester
    • Northern England
    • Northern Irish
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Somerset
    • Welsh, Standard
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • Canadian
    • General American
    • Midwest Farm & Ranch
    • New York City
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    • Bollywood
    • Contemporary
    • Folk
    • Tap
    Hair Length
    • Short to Medium
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    • Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • No
    Character Types
    • Professional
    • Athletic
    • Posh
    • Intellectual
    • Sexy