Warren Rusher

  • Actor
    Male / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    36 - 44
    Height
    1m 73cm (5' 8")
    Weight
    73kg (161lb)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Reggie
TV
Miracle Workers Dark Ages (2 episodes)
Jarrad Paul / Andre Mogel
Stillking Films
2019Truman
Film (Feature)
Lily
Philip Staal
Fenrir Films
2018Casting Director
Film (Short)
MEATOO
Dean Loxton
Instant Film
2018Bobby
Film (Student)
Young Men Old
Philip Pfeiffer
Met Film
2018Mob Leader
Film (Short)
Terrorist
Jon Max Spatz
Signature Pictures
2017John Truman
Film (Short)
Lion's Den
Philip Staal
Met Film
2017Phil
Film (Feature)
All the devils men
Matthew Hope
Graceway Films
2016Richard III
Site Specific
Late at the Library: World Book night celebrates Shakespeare's birthdayThe British Library
British Library Lates
2016Prisoner
Corporate
National Offenders Management System
Daniel Hammersley
Hold Your Fire films
Wayland Prison
2016Manchester United Equipment Manager
Commercial
ADIDAS
Stacy Wall
Imperial Woodpecker
2016Self
Online / Digital
How to do British Accents
Thom Hoffman
BBC Radio
2016Anthony & King Lear
TIE
Shake it up
Ensemble Led
Sharjah Children's Reading Festival
Sharjah Expo
2016Cleon of Tarsus
Theatre
Pericles Recomposed
Ensemble Led
Savannah Music Festival
Lucas Theatre, Savannah, Georgia, USA
2016Over the top Classical Actor
Online / Digital
How To Speak Like Shakespeare
Thom Hoffman
BBC Radio
2016Lucas
Theatre
Eat
Nazish Khan
Angry Bairds
The Old Tram Depot
2016Feste
Theatre
12th Night or What You WillBritish Council
The Middle Temple Hall
2015Duke Exeter
Theatre
Henry V in Original Pronunciation
Rob Gander
Globe Education - Passion in Practice
The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
2015Henry V
Theatre
Exploring Original Pronunciation: Regional Accents
Ben Crystal
Globe Education
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
2015Ensemble - Various
Theatre
SHAKESPEARE TALKS AT THE PEARL THEATRE NYC
Ensemble led
Shakespeare Society NYC
Pearl Theatre NYC
2015Boult
Theatre
Pericles: Recomposed
Ben Crystal
Swedish Radio Symphonic Orchestra
Berwaldhallen - Stockholm
2014The Porter
Theatre
Macbeth
Rob Gander
Passion in Practice
47/49 Tanner Street
2014Lucas
Theatre
Eat
Sophie Foster / Nazish Khan
Angry Bairds
Camden Fringe - Lov'edu gallery
2014The Porter / Seyton
Theatre
Macbeth in Original Pronunciation
Rob Gander
The Globe
The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
2014Sonneter
Rehearsed Reading
Exploring Original Pronunciation; Songs and SonnetsThe Globe
The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
2014Actor
Rehearsed Reading
Exploring Original Pronunciation; Poetry and ProseThe Globe
The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
2014Thaliard
Rehearsed Reading
Pericles
Ensemble Led
Passion in Practice
Jerwood Space
2013Inmate
Corporate
Fallout
Martin Scanlan
Inside Job
2013Goblin
Theatre
Knightmare Live
Paul Flannery
Objective Talent
Bloomsbury Theatre
2013Lewis Jones
Corporate
Laing O'Rourke Health & Safety Film
Mark Knight
Juice Learning
London Locations
2013Barman
Film (Short)
The Monkey Cage
Matt Harlock
Half Life Films
2013Chris
Film (Short)
The Secret life of Marionettes
Eileen Tracey
University for the Creative Arts
2011Teacher
Film (Short)
Yuki
Jonathan Beer
Lamb Films
2011Napoleon
Film (Feature)
The Veteran
Matthew Hope
DMK Productions
2011Will / Malcolm
Theatre
Six By One
Steve Miller
TJK
Hen and Chickens
2011Office Worker (featured)
Commercial
Malteasers
Neill Harris
Smuggler Films
2010PTE. Steven Whittaker
Film (Student)
Orange Out
Ewan Dunbar
University for the Creative Arts
2010Derek Brookman
Film (Feature)
Alpha 66
Matthew Hope
Propaganda Pictures
2009Sean Harper
Theatre
Predators
Martin Bishop
Dr's and Nurses
The Colour House
2009Russian Guard
Film (Student)
The Bird Watcher
Sammy Mendel
University for the Creative Arts
2009VariousImprovised Characters
Theatre
Your Line or Mine?
Emma Stroud
Abandon Theatre
Landor Theatre/ Black Box Belfast
2009Hyde
Theatre
Jekyll and Hyde
Giles Faulkner
3in4 Productions
Union
2008 - 2009Josephine Ugley
Theatre
It's Behind You
Giles Faulkner
Antenna
Union Theatre
2008Various Improvised Characters
Theatre
Your Line or Mine?
Emma Stroud
Abandon Theatre
Tamesis Barge/ Black Box Belfast
2008Leonardo Da Vinci
Film (Short)
Old Man Flying Machine
Jonathan Beer
Fools First Productions
2008King Of England. Dodger. Warner. Lovell. Servant
Theatre
The Shoemakers Holiday
David Pearce
The Rose Theatre
The Rose (Bankside)
2008Cleon
Rehearsed Reading
Timon of Athens
James Wallace
Shakespeare's Globe
Globe Education Centre Theatre
2008Chris
Rehearsed Reading
1800 Acres
Rachael Briscoe
Old Vic US/UK Exchange
Old Vic
2007Helicon
Theatre
Caligula
Giles Faulkner
Talon Arts
Union Theatre
2007Simon
Film (Student)
Train of Thought
Harry Johns
Harry Johns
2006Various Regional Accents
Voiceover
English At Your Fingertips
Helena King
University of Cambridge
Cambridge University
2006Nathaniel
Theatre
180 Seconds
Duncan Macmillan
The Apathists
Theatre 503
2006Jean Paul
Theatre
Chelinot
Sasha Regan/ Ben de Wynter
Union Theatre
Union Theatre
2006Dickie
Theatre
The Prince Among Men
Sasha Regan
Union Theatre
Union Theatre
2005Lennox
Theatre
Springtime in the Forest
Hamish Pirie
New Voice Old Vic 24hr Plays
Old Vic
2004 - 2005Young Dunne
Theatre
By The Bog Of Cats
Dominic Cooke
Wyndhams Theatre
Wyndhams Theatre
2004Liam Flaherty
TV
Titanic Birth of a Legend
Bill Lyons
Granada
2004Ford
Film (Short)
In The Field
Matt Hope
Propaganda Pictures
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    20023 yr. ActingRoyal Central School of Speech and Drama
    19983 week summer courseNational Youth Theatre

    Additional Skills

    Experienced workshop leader, Dramaturg and Shakespeare tutor.

    An expert in using and teaching the hidden direction in Shakespeare's folio texts, Warren been a guest speaker at the Shakespeare Theatre Association conference and the American Shakespeare Center's Blackfriars conference.

    He has also taught Actors in London, New York and Vancouver.

    Warren is one of a handful of performers worldwide who can sight read and perform in Original Pronunciation.

    Additional Information

    Warren runs "Speak the Speech" a FREE monthly monologue class at Deli Studios, Theatre Delicatessen, Broadgate.

    "I took part in last month’s #SpeakTheSpeech and I can safely say that it helped get me my first pro job outside of drama school - thoroughly would recommend going and flexing your acting muscles. IT’S FREE"

    - Stephen Smith (Actor)

    A highly rated acting tutor, having dramaturged and coached as a visiting professional at the American School in London and Lexington University, West Virginia USA.

    “Warren Rusher possesses the unique ability of breathing life into his students/actors. Through his mastery of Shakespeare he instils within his actors the confidence to bring passion, truth, and understanding into their characters”

    Warren was a founding member and company manager of Passion in Practice (2010-2016), an award winning Shakespeare Ensemble.

    He can be contacted at **contact removed** to arrange coaching.

    *** Warren has helped students attain places at prestigious drama schools such as RADA and Tisch

    About me

    I have worked in Film, TV and Theatre for over Eighteen years. Starting with both the Ulster Youth Theatre & National Youth Theatre before attending the Central School of Speech and Drama to working as an Actor that can be called on to consistently provide extremely high quality work:

    "a wonderful actor with tremendous subtleties"

    - Tim Crowther (Director and Playwright)

    "I have had the pleasure of working with Warren three times. Each time has been a richly rewarding experience. Warren brings a level of expertise that is just a joy to work with. He knows his craft inside and out and is an enthusiastic collaborator. He does his homework on any given role – no matter the size – and is always prepared. He is extremely hardworking and has a brilliant attitude both on and off the set"

    - Matthew Hope (Film Director)

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Musical Skills
    • Guitar
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • Southern American
    • Texas
    Hair Length
    • Bald / Crew Cut
    Perform nude?
    • No
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Intermediate
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • Northern Irish
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Geeky
    • Intellectual
    • Professional
    • Tough
    • Villainous
    Accents (International)
    • African (South)
    • Irish
    Accents (UK)
    • London
    • Northern England
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    • South London
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Experienced In
    • Corporate
    • Film (Student)
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Baritone