Sorcha Brooks

  • Actor
    Female / Brighton and London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    51 - 61
    Height
    5' 2" (1m 60cm)
    Weight
    10st. 8lb (67kg)
    Hair Colour
    Salt and Pepper
    Eye Colour
    Hazel
    Build
    Medium

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2019Sorcha Brooks brings plenty of heart to the streetwise matron, whose sharp tongue and suspected larcenies conceal a softer side****
Richard Stamp
brighton.fringeguru.com
2019For the play and Brooks particularly it’s a must-see. MUST SEE SHOW
Simon Jenner
fringereview.co.uk
2019Captivating****
Tom Inniss
voicemag.uk
2019to play this role with such subtle manipulation is a hard one to get right, Brooks got the exact formula****
Sascha Cooper
remotegoat.com
2017Sorcha Brooks took a part that could easily be mistaken as the ‘villain’ role and made us sympathise with her****
Verity Williams
pubtheatres1.tumblr.com
2017Brooks treads a careful line between outright comedy and more emotional drama as the manipulative mother afraid of local gossips***
Maryam Philpott
thereviewshub.com
2017Sorcha Brooks also gives a solid performance as Aileen’s God-fearing mother ****
Karen Pond
londontheatre1.com
2016Brooks sparkles versatility from frump to vamp to grand dame.
Simon Jenner
fringereview.co.uk
2016'tightly paced abridgement .. sweeping up the audience in a horrific wave of death ... Solidly performed by all hands'.
Graeme Strachan
britishtheatreguide.info
2016'an enchanting adaptation of Little Women, performed by an extremely talented cast - a true pleasure to watch.' *****
Mel Melville
edfringereview.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Barbara the Sheep
Voiceover
Happy Go Hopscotch: Episodes 3-5
Danas Bereznitsky
Kinomind Films
2020Narrator
Voiceover
CORPORATE ANIMATION
Donna Marie Howard
Signature Pictures
2019Barbara the Sheep
Voiceover
Happy Go Hopscotch: PILOT & Episodes 1-2
Katia Lavrionova
Kinomind Films
2019Lady Herst
Film (Feature)
Adventure Boyz
Howard J Ford
Latitude Films Ltd
2019Fliss
Voiceover
The UFO Diaries - File 1: The SAS Connection
Simon Moorhead
TBC Audio
2019Hannah Jeakes
Theatre
Four Thieves Vinegar
Margot Jobbins
Four Tails Theatre Company
Rialto Theatre
2019Dinner Lady
Commercial
Royal London - Pass It On
Nick Sneath
Space City Productions
2019Angela
Voiceover
Flight E456
Simon Moorhead
TBC Audio
2018Karen
Film (Short)
Voicfer: Making Voice Accessible
Angela Oklim Lee
Royal College Of Art
2018Barbara the Sheep, Mummy Labrador
Voiceover
Hopscotch & the Christmas Tree
Katia Lavrionova
Kinomind Films
2018Mary Bard, Reporter
Voiceover
The Other 1% - The Madness of March
Joshua Crisp
TBC Audio
2018Mary Bard
Voiceover
The Other 1%: Blood on the Flagstones
Joshua Crisp
TBC Audio
2018Rebecca TV presenter
Voiceover
The Other 1% - Angel Fire
Joshua Crisp
TBC Audio
2018Mary O'Toole, Morai
Voiceover
The Other 1% - Morai, The Coonian Ghost
Simon Moorhead
TBC Audio
2017Various roles
Theatre
Shakespeare Trail
Shaun Hughes
Rough Mechanicals
Deepdene Trail Shakespeare Weekend
2017Sister
TV
Echo Road (pilot trailer)
Howard J Ford
Latitude Films Ltd
2017Pegeen
Theatre
Body & Blood
Matthew Bosley
Unclouded Moon Productions
Capstone Theatre at Liverpool Irish Festival
2017Pegeen
Theatre
Body & Blood
Fumi Gomez
Unclouded Moon Productions
The King's Head Theatre
2017Madeline
Film (Short)
Staged
Lai Chung
Outlander Productions
2016Pegeen
Theatre
Body & Blood
Matthew Bosley
Green Curtain Productions
Lion & Unicorn Theatre
2016Pauline/Nicole/Lavinia
Theatre
The Cunning Mr Lingus
Su Gilroy
Mullaney Productions
The Rialto, Brighton Fringe
2016Barbara the Sheep
Voiceover
Happy Go Hopscotch
Katia Lavrinova
Kino Mind Films
2016Kathleen
Film (Short)
Maeve
Alex M Martinez & William Kee
Grump Films
2015Gertrude
Theatre
Hamlet
Shaun Hughes
Rough Mechanicals
Charles Cryer Studio
2014Titania
Theatre
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Shaun Hughes
Polesden Lacey Festival
Polesden Lacey Open Air Theatre
2012Marmie
Theatre
Little Women
Damien de Roche
Epsom Players
Edinburgh Fringe
2008Cleopatra
Theatre
Antony & Cleopatra
Damien de Roche
Polesden Lacey Festival
Polesden Lacey Open Air Theatre
2008Tamora
Theatre
Titus Andronicus
Damien de Roche
Dorking Dramatic and Operatic Society (DDOS)
Edinburgh Fringe
2000Mother
Film (Feature)
Distant Shadow
Howard J Ford
Adrenalin Films
1999Patient
Commercial
Swiss Telecom
Thomas Kryger
Arden Sutherland-Dodd
1998Ellen
Film (Feature)
The Big Swap
Niall Johnson
Magic Box
1998Jan
TV
McCallum
Peter Smith
Scottish Television / ITV
1997Mum
Corporate
Ericsson
Martin Heal
Imagination Ltd
1996Heather
Corporate
Heather's Story
Paul Whyte
BDP Productions
1995Goneril
Theatre
Lear's Daughters
Adam Fowler
Belladonna Theatre Company
Battersea Arts Centre
1995Mum
Commercial
Telecom Eireann
Greg Wheeler
RTE 1 / Network 2
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2019Intro to Motion CaptureThe Mocap Vaults
    2018Simon Goddard residencyThe Actors Guild
    1993Post Graduate ActingAcademy Drama School

    Additional Skills

    Horse Riding

    Golf

    Skiing

    Cycling

    Sewing and Knitting

    Additional Information

    Experienced film festival, film and theatre publicist. Experience working backstage, for example ASM and Props. Freelance communications, marketing and funding consultant.

    About me

    Versatile actress, experienced in performing on stage, film TV and voiceover. A native of west coast Southern Ireland, I've lived in England all my adult life, and am equally competent playing English or Irish roles.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Dublin
    • Galway
    • Irish
    • Irish RP
    • Cork
    • Donegal
    • Dublin
    • Galway
    • Irish
    • Irish RP
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • Online
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Gaelic, Irish
    • German
    Accents (UK)
    • English, standard
    • London
    • Londonderry
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • South London
    • Southern England
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • Boston
    • General American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Basic
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Native accent
    • Irish
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Villainous