Luke Beattie

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    Personal Website
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    Equity
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Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2015Actor
Other
Caverion (four advertisements)
Jaakko Itäaho
Bob the Robot Pictures
2015Actor
Television / TV
Rosamunde Pilcher (episode: Guardian Angel)FFP New Media / ZDF
2014 - 2015Playwright/Actor
Theatre
Dead of NightHotspur Theatre Company
The Mill at Sonning
2013 - 2015Guest Instructor (recurring)
Theatre
Workshop: Mid-17th-c English actingLAMDA (Classical Acting MA)
2014 - 2015Guest Instructor
Theatre
Workshop: Pre-Shakespearean English TheatreLAMDA (Classical Acting MA)
2014Actor
Film
UOB 'Knowing Your Customer'Lessons Learned
2014Actor
Theatre
The Petworth PlaysGuided Theatre Company/Petworth Festival
Petworth House
2014Actor
Television / TV
Red SonyaOxford Digital Media
2014Workshop Actor
Theatre
Petworth FestivalPetworth Festival
2013 - 2014Actor
Theatre
Strangers on a TrainEon Productions
Gielgud Theatre
2003 - 2014Artistic Managing Director
Theatre
Various productionsVanguard Theatre Society
2010 - 2014Co-Artistic Managing Director
Theatre
The MandrakeFoul Papers Theatre Company
2013Actor
Film
50 Ways to Kill Your Lover ('Murder Mystery')Thumbs Up Productions
2013Voice Over Artist
Other
RSA Canada viral campaignTwangling
2013Assistant Director
Theatre
Measure for MeasureBard on the Beach
2013Actor
Theatre
Habeas CorpusWestern Gold Theatre Society
PAL Vancouver Studio
2012Guest Director
Theatre
The BastardUniversity of Cumbria
Stanwix Theatre
2010Guest Textual Instructor
Theatre
'Staging Shakespeare' year-three undergraduate courseBath Spa University
2010Assistant Director/Dramaturg/Textual Coach/Editor
Theatre
The Tragedy of Soliman and PersedaTrifle Gathering Productions
2010Director
Theatre
Bassianus (rehearsed reading)University of British Columbia
2010Director
Theatre
Don SanchoExeter University
2010Director
Theatre
The CaptivesExeter University
2010Director
Theatre
Hercules FurensExeter University
2010Director
Theatre
AgamemnonExeter University
2010Director
Theatre
HermenigildusRichmond Shakespeare Society
2010Director
Theatre
MariamneOutsiders' Inn Collective
2010Director
Theatre
Leontius, King of CyprusBath Spa University
2010Director
Theatre
The MandrakeFoul Papers Theatre Company
2008 - 2009Associate Producer
Theatre
Canadian projects21 for 21 Festival
2009Director
Theatre
SophiusExeter University
2008Teaching Assistant
Theatre
'Theatrical Interpretations II' 2nd-year undergraduate moduleExeter University
2008Director
Theatre
The Taming of the Tamer...TamedExeter University
2008Director
Other
Macbeth (audio)Exeter University
2008Director
Theatre
The TempestExeter University
2008Director
Theatre
Pericles, Prince of TyreU of Exeter, RSC at the Dell, Vanguard
1997 - 2007ASM
Theatre
Enter LaughingHillel Canada
2007Sound Operator
Theatre
Love Song in Iambic PentameterExeter University
2007Textual Consultant
Theatre
BassianusShakespeare's Globe Symposium
2007Director/Producer/Presenter
Other
Radio News Bulletins87.7 Xpression FM
2007Director
Theatre
BassianusExeter University
2006Sound Technician
Theatre
Mark Russell Tribute ShowThe CIA
2006Camera Operator
Theatre
A Winter's TaleExeter University
2006Teaching Assistant
Theatre
'Shakespeare and his Contemporaries' 2nd-year undergraduate moduleExeter University
2006Director
Theatre
Twelfth Night TitusExeter University
2006Director
Theatre
RuddigoreUBC Gilbert & Sullivan Society
2006Actor
Film
A Job to Kill ForFront Street Pictures/Lifetime
20052nd Assistant Technical Director
Theatre
Various short playsBrave New Play Rites Festival
2005Props Chief/ASM
Theatre
HMS PinaforeUBC Opera Ensemble
2005Guest Instructor
Theatre
'Acting Shakespeare' module for grades 11/12 acting studentsPoint Grey Secondary School
2005Assistant Director/Props Designer
Theatre
J.B.West End Productions
2005Director
Theatre
Theme and Variations10 x 10 Festival
2005Director
Theatre
Scottish Mice10 x 10 Festival
2005Director
Theatre
Incidental ContactWalking Fish Festival
2005Actor
Film
The Zoo ProjectAwake Films
2004Director
Theatre
Iphigenia among the TauriansVanguard Theatre Society
2004Stage Hand
Theatre
Various short playsBrave New Play Rites Festival
2004Actor
Other
Wild Planet Air Boom Box promoCowie and Fox Creative
2003Director
Theatre
The Star-Spangled GirlVanguard Theatre Society
2003Actor
Theatre
WedgiePlaywrights Theatre Centre
2002Actor
Theatre
AnneCarousel Theatre for Young People
2002Actor
Theatre
Design for LivingRock-Papers-Scissors
2001Assistant Director
Theatre
MenaceLaughing Day
2001Model
Other
VanCity Accessibility print adGrey Worldwide Northwest
2000Director
Theatre
Wilson's LegBrave New Play Rites Festival
2000Production Assistant
Film
EviratiOrpheus Productions
2000Actor
Theatre
FrankensteinTheatre at UBC
1998 - 1999Props Chief/ASM
Theatre
Over the MoonUniversity of British Columbia
1998ASM
Theatre
Glace Bay Miner's MuseumUniversity of British Columbia
1997Stage Hand
Theatre
Beautiful CityUniversity of British Columbia
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2013Shakespeare Voice and Text IntensiveBard on the Beach
    2012Doctor of Philosophy in DramaExeter University
    2010Advanced BADC Stage Combat CertificationYoungblood
    2008Basic BADC Stage Combat CertificationUniversity of Exeter/The Globe
    2008Master of Fine Arts in Staging ShakespeareExeter University
    2007Radio Presenter Certification87.7 Xpression FM
    2005On-camera acting coursesWilliam Davis Centre, Gastown Actors Studio, School Creative, New Image
    2002TESL (TEFL) CertificationESL International
    2000Bachelor of Arts in TheatreUniversity of British Columbia

    Additional Skills

    Degrees: BA Theatre (U of British Columbia); MFA Staging Shakespeare (U of Exeter); PhD 17th-Century English Theatre (U of Exeter)

    Certifications: Advanced Stage Combat (Youngblood/British Academy of Dramatic Combat); Radio Presenting (87.7 Xpression FM); Teaching English as a Second Language (ESL International)

    Short Courses: Screen Acting (William Davis Centre, Gastown Actors Studio, School Creative, New Image); Voice & Text (Bard on the Beach)

    Other Theatrical Skills: Baritone (Chorus); Soprano Recorder (Novice); Juggling (Basic)

    Other Relevant Skills: Animal Handling; Baseball; Driving (Automatic: Canadian License); Gold Panning; Ice Hockey (Goalie); Paintball; Rugby (Winger); Skiing (Downhill); Volleyball

    Referees

    1)Dr. Sarah Goldingay

    Department of Drama

    College of Humanities

    University of Exeter

    New North Road

    Exeter EX4 4LA

    **contact removed** **contact removed** Dr. Terri Power

    School of Music & Performing Arts

    Bath Spa University

    Newton St Loe

    Bath, BA2 9BN, UK

    **contact removed** **contact removed** Professor Michael Mangan

    Department of Drama

    College of Humanities

    University of Exeter

    New North Road

    Exeter EX4 4LA

    **contact removed** **contact removed** Professor Christopher McCullough

    Department of Drama

    College of Humanities

    University of Exeter

    New North Road

    Exeter EX4 4LA

    **contact removed** **contact removed** Professor Stephen Heatley

    Department of Theatre and Film

    University of British Columbia

    6358 University Blvd, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada **contact removed** **contact removed**

    6) Professor Peter Thomson

    Department of Drama

    College of Humanities

    University of Exeter

    New North Road

    Exeter EX4 4LA

    **contact removed**

    Industry Awards

    Academic Awards: Research Scholarship, Doctoral Studentship/Maintenance Scholarship, Edwin Rudd Scholarship, Cymbeline Prize (U of Exeter); Outstanding Student Initiative, Yvonne Firkins Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Direction and Staging (UBC).

    About me

    I have worked primarily as an actor, director, and textual coach. I have recently completed a PhD investigating little-known early modern dramatic manuscripts. I grew up in Canada, but have lived in the UK since 2006.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    • American Actors UK (UK)
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Community
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Experimental
    • Festival
    • Fringe
    • Live Events
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Shakespeare
    • Showcase
    • Tragedy
    Work Permits
    • Canada
    • EU
    Interested in
    • Cruises
    • European Tour
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • No

    Professional Recommendations

    Cas Hodges Producer

    Luke worked on my production of The Tragedy of Soliman and Perseda at the Rose Bankside. He has a fantastic knowledge of classical texts and language. It was great to work with him.