Sharon Facinelli

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    43 - 53
    Height
    5' 2" (1m 60cm)
    Weight
    14st. 2lb (90kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Large

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2020this one is bound to generate laughs long after Venice wraps up.
Marta Balaga
cineuropa.org
2020Roger Michell's film is a perfectly nimble, kind-hearted bit of teatime entertainment
Guy Lodge
variety.com
2020Roger Michell's film.... proves they do make 'em like they used to, and Oscars surely beckon
Robbie Collin
telegraph.co.uk
2020The comedic timing of this crew is so on point
Miguel - Horrible Imaginings Film Festival
hifilmfest.com
2020The comedic set ups are brilliant, the plot is clever, and the performances are wonderful.
Layla Ayad
hifilmfest.com
2020Sharon's a brilliant actor and helps take a play to new heights. Her 'Ruby' was naturalistic, relatable, moving and meaningful.
Simon Smith (Emmy Award Winner, 2019)
mrsimonsmith.com
2020Sharon Facinelli sparkles as the (D)evilish dark lady Rizza in Pretty Bonnets a high production Brit-Splatter-Black-Comedy. A fun watch
Francesco Crispino, Film & TV Director
prettybonnets.com
2019the Actors were fantastic...
Sarah Edwards
facebook.com
2019The Actors were brilliant, they never falter....
Sarah Edwards
facebook.com
2019
Kelly Dunn
facebook.com
2019Stellar performances...
Zoe Davis
twitter.com
2019...really unique and enjoyable performance...
Katherine Stonehouse
twitter.com
2019...an amazing, moving performance
Annie Price
twitter.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020 - 2021Narrator
Online / Digital
Romance for Beginners
Aida Rocci
Directors Cut Theatre Company
2020Deborah/Echo Deborah
Online / Digital
Echoes
Tabitha Wells
Directors Cut Theatre Company
2020Fiona
Online / Digital
Beloved
Kirsty Cubberley - Love
DCT
2020Pinguru
Online / Digital
Pinguism
Julia Zlotnick
Encompass
2020Nurse
Online / Digital
Lucy's Pharmakon
Giacomo Esposito
Encompass
2020Mother
Online / Digital
Game Show
Heather Ward
Directors Cut Theatre Company
2020Speaker of the House
Online / Digital
Lovers Question Time
Heather Ward
Directors Cut Theatre Company
2020Mama Wasp
Online / Digital
The Sting
Heather Ward
Directors Cut Theatre Company
2020Roberta
Online / Digital
Lots of Loos
Heather Ward
Directors Cut Theatre Company
2020Dr Mary
Online / Digital
Doctors
Heather Ward
Directors Cut Theatre Company
2020Ann
Online / Digital
Tinder Date
Heather Ward
Directors Cut Theatre Company
2020Joyce
Online / Digital
Have I Done Something Wrong
Evy Barry
Directors Cut Theatre Channel
2020Lady Deedee Grabham
Online / Digital
Death at Downturn
Sara West
Tall Tales Mysteries
2020Kate
Film (Short)
Secrets of Solitude
Saskia Van T Holt
Directors Cut Theatre
2020Muriel
Online / Digital
Welsh Rarebit
Saskia Van T Holt
The Globe
2020Sharon
Online / Digital
I Look for You
David Bottomley
Bottomley Writes
2020Elizabeth Salter
Online / Digital
Facade
Kait Feeney
Fractured Time Productions
2020Kate
Online / Digital
Two Gentlewomen of Corona
Saskia Van T'Hoff
Directors Cut Theatre
2020Maureen
Online / Digital
Curtain Twither
Wayne Miller
Walton Gunn Productions
2020Angela
Online / Digital
Someone Elses Skin
Giacomo Esposito
Directors Cut Theatre
2020Writer
Online / Digital
The Comeback Kid
Rad Popp
Directors Cut THeatre
2020Alice
Theatre
Life Ends
Rad Popp
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2020Eugenia
Theatre
Ecclesiastical Bake Off
Heather Ward
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2020Alice
Theatre
Art from the Heart
Rad Popp
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2020Linda
Theatre
Pass It On- Wake Up Call
Louisa Poulsen
Yellow Coat Theatre Company
Drayton Arms Theatre
2020Mrs Bates
Rehearsed Reading
The Operating Theatre of the Absurd
Benedikte Soerbye
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2020Rachel
Rehearsed Reading
Surprise Surprise
Evy Barry
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2020Margaret 'Peggy' Short
Theatre (Immersive)
Villiany in the Village
Joanna Charm
Charm Productions
Black Bull Manor
2020Narrator
Theatre
We Need to Talk About Ducky
Carol Cooper
Directors Cut Theatre
Calder Bookshop and Theatre
2020Angela
Theatre
In Someone Elses Skin
Heather Ward
Directors Cut Theatre
Calder Bookshop and Theatre
2020Commander Heyhoe
Theatre
Resilience
Carol Bell
Directors Cut Theatre
Calder Bookshop and Theatre
2020Mrs F - Fish Restaurant Worker
Film (Feature)
The Duke
Roger Michell
Neon Films/Pathe UK
2019Lottie Lowe
Theatre (Immersive)
Mistletoe, Music & Murder
Joanna Charm
Charm Productions
Brockley Hall
2019Anthea Bowen
Theatre (Immersive)
Crime Before Christmas
Joanna Charm
Charm Productions
Guisborough Hall
2019May
Theatre
Crackers Christmas "A Season to Be.."
Penny Gkritzapi
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2019Mrs Claus
Theatre (Immersive)
Mrs Claus' Christmas HQ
Kerry Fairlie
Independent Events
Brunswick Scarborough
2019Chief Elf Sugar Plum
Theatre (Immersive)
Santa's Snowflake Grotto
Katie Hastings
Eskimo Jo
Westfield Stratford
2019Shazam (Shaman Witch)
Site Specific
The Hovel
Rebekah Phillips
Kentwell Events
Kentwell Hall
2019Malevolum
Theatre (Immersive)
Hallowsgate
Andrew Lindfield
Kentwell Kids
Kentwell Hall
2019Lilian
Workshops
The Return
Patrick Kealey
Encompass
Rose Theatre
2019Gill
Rehearsed Reading
Moth Hunting
Rosie Snell
Budding Rose Productions
BBC
2019Salvia Sage
Theatre (Immersive)
Plant People
Kate Hunter
The Lab
Dilston Physic Garden
2019Lorendana
Film (Short)
Voce
Emily May Smith
NFTS
Beaconsfield Studios
2019Moira
Rehearsed Reading
Old Haunts & New Tricks
Laura Barbier
Directors Cut Theatre Company
Calder Theatre
2019Lily Drake
Theatre
The Faces of One Day
Sara Reimers
Directors Cut Theatre Company
Southwark Playhouse
2019Lilian
Rehearsed Reading
The Return
Julia Warren
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2019Mrs Hayes
Corporate
Delivering Bad News
Matt Hobbins
Act Positive
Royal Hospital Bolton
2019Ruby
Theatre
Non-Bio
Simon Smith
Gorilla Films Ltd
Barbican Launderette
2019Julia
Theatre
Pass It On
Caron Kehoe & Fiona White
Yellow Coat Theatre
Brockley Jack Theatre
2019Sharon
Music Video
Breon / Do You See The Falling Leaves (DYSTFL)
Martine Skogstad
Harvest Pictures Ltd
Brockley London
2019Lady Liberty
Theatre (Immersive)
Summer in the City
Kerry Fairlie
Independent Events
Queensgate
2019Female
Theatre
Breaking Up
Heather Ward
Cross Connection
Calder Theatre
2019Jenny
Theatre
The Big Time
David Bottomley
Cross Connection
Calder Theatre
2019Helen Griggs
Rehearsed Reading
You, Me,Inside
Nick Mouton
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2019Lilian
Rehearsed Reading
The Return
Patrick Kealey
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2019Simulated Patient
Corporate
Medical Project London
Amy Hooper
Medical Projects
The Whittington Hospital, London
2019Ruby
Rehearsed Reading
Never Too Late
Patrick Kealey
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2019Francesca
Rehearsed Reading
Skyline
Monty Leigh
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2019Sandra
Rehearsed Reading
Blaming Nigel
Sara Reimers
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2019Mandy
Rehearsed Reading
Clown Face
Patrick Kealey
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2019Jenn
Rehearsed Reading
Onward Journey
Jack Usherwood
Directors Cut Theatre
Southwark Playhouse
2019Patient
Corporate
Challenges and ProfessionalismRoleplayNorth
School of Pharmacy
2019Simulated Patient
Corporate
Stage 5 Dentistry MoslerRoleplayNorth
Newcastle School of Dentistry
2018Jangle
Theatre
Santa's Secret
Anna Soboleva
Directors Cut
Southwark Playhouse
2018Cheryl
Theatre
I'M
Ivan TODOROV
Writers Club
Calder Bookshop & Theatre
2018Mother
Rehearsed Reading
Victor/Victoria
Tess Agus
Directors Cut
Southwark Playhouse
2018Professor Sugar Plum
Theatre (Immersive)
The Magical Snowflake Factory
Georgia Connett
Eskimo Joe
ShepherdsBush
2018Ruth
Rehearsed Reading
Drone
Lydia Mckinley
Directors Cut
Southwark Playhouse
2018Maureen
Rehearsed Reading
Trash
Katie Turner
Directors Cut
Southwark Playhouse
2018Reenie
Rehearsed Reading
Quarter to Four
Michaela Sisti
Directors Cut
Southwark Playhouse
2018Madame A Waywith
Theatre (Immersive)
Halloweenies
Andrew Lindfield
Kentwell Events
Kentwell Hall
2018Shamaness
Site Specific
Scaresville Haunted Village
Rebekah Phillips
Kentwell Events
Kentwell Hall
2018Naughty Nina
Site Specific
Scaresville Haunted Village
Rebekah Phillips
Kentwell Events
Kentwell Hall
2018Mrs Frances Johnson
Theatre
Scandal in the Suffragettes
Joanna Charm
Charm Productions
Blackwell Grange
2018Bella the Mill Woman
Site Specific
Medeshamstede
Kerry Fairlie
Independent Events
Queensgate
2018Aunowre the Sorceress
Site Specific
Medeshamstede
Karen Fairlie
Independent Events
Queensgate
2018Lady Eleanor
Site Specific
Medeshamstede
Kerry Fairlie
Independent Events
Queensgate
2018Gabriella Popescu
Role Play
PACEImperial College London
2018Narrator
Corporate
Voice Recognition Software
Lingli Zheng
Newcastle University
Newcastle University
2018Lillian Fields
Theatre
Death of A Director
Joanna Andrews
Charm Productions UK
The Cleveland Tontine
2018Jane Bower
Role Play
OSCESchool of Dental Sciences
2018Vanessa Carmichael
Theatre
Fall At Featherstone Towers
Joanna Charm
Charm Productions
Tontine
2018Queen of Hearts
Site Specific
Once Upon A Time
Kerry Fairlie
Independent Events
Captain Cook Square
2018Fairy Bramble Crumble
Theatre (Tour)
Cinderella
Harriet Malone
Lakeland Productions
Scotland
2018Patient
Role Play
OSCE Stage 2RoleplayNorth
2018Simulated Patient
Corporate
OSCE Stage 3Imperial College London
2018Anne Armstrong
Online / Digital
Diamond Lewy Toolkit
Amanda Weston
Biomedical Research
Newcastle University
2018Sara Taylor
Role Play
OSFE
Emma Bowers
Northern Medical Physics and Engineering
Royal Victoria Infirmary
2018Specialist Role-Player
Role Play
MBBS Royal College of PaediatricsProfessional Role Players Ltd
RVI Children’s Hospital
2017 - 2018Fanny the Ugly Sister
Theatre (Tour)
Cinderella
Harriet Malone
Lakeland Productions
Scotland
2017Lisa
Film (Short)
Everything Matters
Katherine Roff
Cleveland Police
2017Fancy Nancy
Theatre
Scaresville
Andrew Lindfield
Scaresville
Kentwell Hall
2017Og the Ogress
Site Specific
Kentwell School of Sorcery
Andrew Lindfield
Kentwell Hall
Kentwell Hall Manor
2017Lisa
Theatre
The Generation Game
Katharine Roff
Act Positive
2017PresenterIt all starts with Yes
Sarah Heslop
Catch22
2017Simulated patient
Role Play
OSCE simulated station
Julia Cork
Chelsea & Westminster Hospitals
Chelsea Westminster Hospital
2017Mental Health Patient
Role Play
Assessments for Mental Health Patient CareRoleplayNorth
2017Specialist Role-Player
Role Play
PIP AssessmentsProfessional Role Players Ltd
2017Rizza
Film (Short)
Pretty Bonnets
Mick Dow
Rubber Duck Productions
2017Lisa
Film (Short)
What's wrong with me...?
Reuben Jacob Abraham
Intrinsic Lines of Inquiry
2017Woman 1
Film (Short)
E3 Roadshow
Steve Witherspoon
Act Positive
2016 - 2017Sarah the Cook/King Rat
Theatre (Tour)
Dick Whittington
Harriet Malone
Lakeland Productions
Tour
2016Taylor McCrorie
Role Play
GP Recruitment & Assessment
Alan Bryant
Interact
2016Applied Drama Practitioner
Workshops
You Can ActFaculty of Arts
2016Narrator
Voiceover
Safe Passage
Lalya Gaye
Layla Gaye Arts
2016Rachel Altman
Role Play
Pharmacist OSCEDurham University
Durham University
2016Actor
Rehearsed Reading
Really Actng Up @Pulp Fiction
Kathryn Debbage
Really Arts
Pulp Fiction Cafe
2016Specialist Role-Player
Corporate
ATOS PIPProfessional Role Players Ltd
Carlisle
2015Specialist Role-Player
Corporate
PIP Atos Stage 3 Mentor TrainingProfessional Role Players Ltd
Carlisle
2015Dr Warren
Theatre
2.8 Hours Ruin
Sean Hollands
Sligshot Effect Ltd
Gateshead
2015Lisa Torrent
Film (Short)
Six Seconds
Katherine Roff
Intrinsique Lines of Inquiry
2015Lara
Film (Short)
It's just what we do around here!
Katherine Roff
Skills for Care
2015Radio Presenter
Theatre
Interviews
Katharine Roff
Arriva
Gateshead Marriott
2015Office Worker
Film (Short)
Unconscious Bias at work
Steve Witherspoon
NWB
2015Chris Burton
Role Play
Supporting Trainees in DifficultyNHS Northen Deanery
Holiday Inn Newcastle
2015Patient
Role Play
School of DentistryRPN
2015Lisa Torrent
Film (Short)
It's Just What We Do HereSkills for Care
Percy Hedley College
2015Heather
Corporate
Between You and Me
Katharine Roff
Lead Employer Trust
Gateshead Marriott
2014Sue Wright
Film (Short)
I'm Fine, How are you?
Katharine Roff
Act Positive
Brighton Road Studios
2014Patient
Role Play
Medical Role PlayRPN
Teesside
2014Riot Police Captain
Theatre (Tour)
2.8 Hours Later Asylum
James Wheale
Sling Shot
2014Senior Manager
Corporate
Challenging Leadership in Action
Dave Austin
CoCompany
2014Hilary Dawson
Theatre
Supporting UPT
Karen Langdon
Act Positive
Novotel
2014Sarah Wilson
Role Play
NHS Mental Health
Jill Dales
RoleplayNorth
2014Pat Miles
Theatre
What's Happening?
Katharine Roff
Percy Hedley Foundation
2014Concerned Mother
Role Play
NHS
Jill Dales
RoleplayNorth
2014Customer
Corporate
Telephone RoleplayDave Austin
2014Role Player
Role Play
ConferenceCoCompany
Birmingham
2014Moira Phillips/Charlotte Oxford/Sharon King
Role Play
RCGPAct Positive
2014Lara
Theatre
Crossing the Line
Katharine Roff
Act Positive
2014Sue Wright
Film (Short)
I'm Fine You're Fine
Katharine Roff
Act Positive
Gateshead
2014Manager
Role Play
Leadership Training
Dave Austin
CoCompany
2013Lead
Theatre
The Big C
Bill Wilkinson
Shoestring Theatre Company
Shoestring Theatre
2013Brenda
Role Play
Hardest Hit
Joan Hewitt
ACT
Northern Stage
2013Vaious
Corporate
GP's Critical Skills Assessment
Katharine Roff
Royal College of General Practitioners
Brandling House
2013Anne
Theatre
We Love You Arthur
Katharine Roff
ACT
Northern Stage
2013Customer Service Manager
Role Play
Customer Excellence Training
Karen Langdon
Act Positive
Durham
2013Quaker Lady
Workshops
Emotional IntelligenceAct Positive
Beacon Newcastle
2013Mental Health Patient
Role Play
STR RecruitmentAct Positive
2010 - 2013Trainee GP
Role Play
Crossing the Line
Katharine Roff
Act Positive
2009 - 2013Taz Johan STR6 Gastroentrologist
Role Play
Supporting Underperforming Trainees
Katharine Roff
Act Positive
2013Mum
Film (Short)
Tbc
Paul McCoy
MCC Media Ltd
2012 - 2013Multiple Role Play
Role Play
MultiplePositively Bright
2012 - 2013Reporter
Film (Short)
Publich Health Training DVD
Katharine Roff
Act Positive
Toffee Factory Newcastle
2008 - 2013Multiple
Theatre
Multiple
Katharine Roff
Act Positive
2012Dancer
Theatre
Handbag
Geraldine Pilgrim
Northern Stage
Northern Stage
2012Grieving Daughter
Film (Short)
What about Elsie?
Colin Dickinson
Theatre of the Free Voice
Washington
2009 - 2012Multiple
Role Play
Multiple
Katharine Roff
Act Positive
2008 - 2012Multiple
Theatre
Multiple
Katharine Roff
ACT
2011Sandra
Film (Short)
That's not how its done!
Gary Lintern
Palatine Films
2008 - 2009Prometeo
Theatre (Tour)
Sacro e Profane
Max Raniere
Teatro d'arte & movimento
2005 - 2008Lead Female
Commercial
Shoestring Theatre Presents
Bill Wilkinson
Shoestring Theatre Company
2007Zero (O)
Theatre
Film by Samuel Beckett
Donatella Massimillio
Teatro Cacere
D'angelo Mai Roma
2005 - 2006Reporter
Theatre
Black Sheep Syndrome
Bridie Jackson
Black Sheep Productions
2004 - 2006Actor/Performer
Commercial
Roma Edge Festivali
Various
ROMA Edge Network
UK & Italy
2005Rosie Lake
Theatre
Find the Lady
Bill Wilkinson
Shoestring Theatre Company
Shoestring Theatre
2004 - 2005Drama Teacher
Commercial
AS DramaFreelance
2005Psychiatrist
Theatre (Tour)
4:48 Psychosis
Greig McMurry
Sunderland University
2004 - 2005Mrs Grady
Theatre (Tour)
Have You Heard?
Kay Hepplewhite
Northumberland Theatre Company
2005Mezzo Soprano
Musical
A night with Graham Danby
Guy Creen
Northern Opera
2005Mezzo Soprano
Musical
Victorian Palace Variety
Guy Creen
Northern Opera
2005Mezzo Soprano
Musical
La Traviata
Fred Wharton
Northern Opera
2004 - 2005Mezzo Soprano
Musical
L'elisir D'amore
Fred Wharton
Northern Opera
2004Puppeteer
TIE
The Peacemakers
Kay Hepplewhite
Northumberland Theatre Company
2004Matabel Kink
Theatre
The Broomsquire
Bill Wilkinson
Shoestring Theatre Company
Shoestring Theatre
2004Friend
Film (Short)
Why Don't You Just Leave?
Keith Smith
Northumberland Theatre Company
Newcastle
2004Mother of young offender
Film (Short)
Shattered
Will Sadler
Arpeggio Films
Newcastle
2004Mrs Fairfax/Blanche
Theatre
Jayne Eyre
Kay Hepplewhite
Northumberland Theatre Company
2004Mrs Shin
Theatre
Good Person of Seczuen
Kay Hepplewhite
Northumberland Theatre Company
2003Mezzo Soprano
Musical
Operatunity
Guy Green
Northern Opera
2003Rosalind
Theatre
As you like it
Christa Van Raalte
Northumberland Theatre Company
NTC
2003Valerie
Film (Student)
Road
Keith Smith
Northumberland Theatre Company
North Tyneside
2002Beatrice
Theatre
Much Ado about Nothing
Kay Hepplewhite
Northumberland Theatre Company
NTC
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2018SafeguardingCatch 22 NCS
    2018Diploma Tarot MasterOpen Awards
    2018Mental Health First AidMHFA
    2017First AidSt Johns Ambulance
    2007PGCE FEUniversity of Sunderland
    20063 yr. ActingUniversity of Sunderland
    2004North Tyneside college
    2003SingingNCFE

    Additional Skills

    NLP, EQ & Natural Voice for performance. PGCE FE. Enhanced DBS. Diploma in Arts Therapy. First Aid, MHFA Mental Health First Aid. Safeguarding. Effective Feedback, OA Dip. Tarot Master. Puppetry

    Additional Information

    "Sharon’s a brilliant actor and collaborator, very giving in her process and helps take a character, performance, and the play itself to new heights. Her portrayal of ‘Ruby' in our play ’Non-Bio’ was naturalistic, relatable, moving and meaningful. I always look forward to seeing her work.” Simon Smith, Director & Emmy Award Winner 2019: Chernobyl

    Sharon Facinelli sparkles as the (D)evilish dark lady Rizza in Pretty Bonnets a high production Brit-Splatter-Black-Comedy. A fun watch · Francesco Crispino, Film & TV Director

    "Sharons insight and interpretation of complex characters is a rare talent. She has a wonderful memory for learning lines and has been a wonderful and professional actor..." Katharine Roff, Director

    About me

    Sharon Facinelli has appeared in many films, theatre and musical productions.She has recently appeared in The Duke directed by Roger Michell, Ruby in Non-Bio, directed by Emmy Award Winner Simon Smith, Rizza in Pretty Bonnets directed by multi award winning writer, director and comedian Mick Dow Rubber Duck Productions) and appears regularly in theatre’s across London and the UK. Sharon trained as a Bel Canto Mezzo Soprano with Paul Becki and has a BA (Hons) in Drama and was given a Distinction for Acting and was part of The Sage Gateshead’s Singing Squad. She was mentored in Rome, Italy by a former member of Grotowski’s Poor Theatre and founder of T.A.M. She later went on to work with Roy Hart Theatre and Northern Opera. Sharon is a current member Director’s Cut Theatre. Although of Anglo-American parentage she is a native of the North East of England and now lives in London. Sharon is represented by Katherine Stonehouse Management.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Olive
    Languages Spoken
    • Italian
    Accents (North American)
    • Southern American
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Mischievous
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Villainous
    Accents (International)
    • Italian
    • Turkish
    Accents (UK)
    • Durham
    • Geordie
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • Northern England
    • Northern Working Class
    • RP
    • Teesside
    • Yorkshire
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • Voice Over
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    • Soprano