Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
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GUGU MBATHA-RAW

Height: 5 Feet 4 Inches
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Brown

Nationality: British
Natural Accent: RP

Theatre Whilst At RADA:

Character
Sally Bowles
Isabella/Whore
Shorty/Poet/Thief
Bogle/Harper
Lady Montferrars/Levidulcia
Lady Wishfort
Dina Dorf/Mrs Rummel
Chorus of Women
Prudencia/Beggar Woman/1st Mourner

Josephine
Fanny

Production
I am a Camera
Measure for Measure
Time for John
Caryl Churchill Project
The Atheist’s Tragedy
The Way of the World
The Pillars of Society
Women of Troy
The House of Bernada Alba
Bernice Bobs Her Hair
Marius

Director
Dee Cannon
Andrew Visnevski
William Gaskill

Lolly Susi
Brigid Panet
Gregory de Polnay
Daniela Peleanu
Deborah Paige
Geoff Bullen
John Gardyne
Joseph Blatchley


Special Skills

Dance – ballet (RAD Majors Elementary), tap (ISTD Intermediate), jazz (ISTD Intermediate); dance at RADA – waltz, Restoration, Elizabethan, Russian, national, street jazz, Flamenco; singing – soprano voice, skilled in a variety of styles, competent sight reader; saxophone up to ABRSM Grade 6; BASSC Certificate in Stage Combat – winner of John Barton Prize for Best Fight at the RADA Henry Marshall Prize Fights 2002; accents – confident in Scouse, Yorkshire, Manchester, London, American and Irish (Northern and Southern).

Other Experience
Pendragon, Japan Summer Tour 2001, NYMT; Into the Woods, UK Summer Tour 2000, NYMT; Acting Summer Course 2000, NYT; Anything Goes, Oxford Playhouse, 2001, OYMT; Half a Sixpence, Abingdon, 2001, OYMT. Guildhall School of Speech and Drama exams, Grades 1-5.

Special Interests
Art – figurative painting and drawing, photography, poetry, swimming, country walking, cooking, dancing socially and taking classes at Pineapple Studios.

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