Height: 167cm

Hair Color: Dark Brown

Eyes Color: Brown

 

Location: London, UK

Performance CV

Stage 

Moving Stories Theatre Co. | Romeo and Juliet | 2019

Juliet

Stockwell Playhouse | The Rally | 2018

Kate (Lead)

Lazarus Theatre Co. | The Beggars Opera | 2016

Polly Peachum (Lead)

Musicals

Doye Mosse Productions | Lady of Jazz | 2019

Honey Grey (Solo Role)

Greenwich Theatre | Robinson Crusoe | 2018

Polly Perkins (Principle Girl)

Cornerstone Arts Centre | The Nutcracker and the Mouse King | 2017

Maria (Lead Role)

R&D/Rehearsed Readings

Josh Hinds (dir.) | Coriolanus | 2019

Multi-role

Josh Hinds (dir.) | Face to Face | 2019

Multi-role

Josh Hinds (dir.) | Romeo and Juliet | 2018

Multi-role

Other Notable Credits

The Other Palace | West End Misfits | 2020

Soloist

Theatro Technis | Separate Ways | 2019

Emily (Lead)

UpFront Theatre Co. | In Harm's Way | 2019

Tash (Lead)

Special Skills

Accents: Kent/Estuary English (native), American-New England, American-Standard, Cockney, Multicultural London English, RP, American-Louisiana

 

Other Skills: Professional Singer (highly skilled), Sightreading/Sightsinging (highly skilled), Ukulele (Basic), Tap Dance, Jazz Dance, Full Drivers License, DBS Clearance, Computer Literate, Bar tending, Crochet

Training & Workshops

Royal Academy of Music | PGDip Musical Theatre | 2014-15

LAMDA | Audition Technique Summer Course | 2012

The University of Southampton | BA Hons Music | 2009 - 2012

The Actors Centre | Meisner Technique | Kate Maravan

The Actors Centre | Transparent Shakespeare | Simon Godwin

The Actors Centre | Dev. Screen Acting | Vivienne Cozens

The Actors Centre | Action and Impulse | Simon Trinder

The Actors Centre | Freshly Ground | Anna Ledwich

Biography

Michaela trained at The Royal Academy of Music in Musical Theatre, receiving her Post-Graduate Diploma in 2015. Having developed her interest in performing arts from an early age, she is now an ambitious actor, singer and writer.

Professional stage credits include Honey Grey in Lady of Jazz (Doye Mosse Productions), Emily in Separate Ways (Doye Mosse Productions), Juliet in Romeo and Juliet (Moving Stories Theatre Company), Polly Perkins in Robinson Crusoe (Greenwich Theatre), Maria in The Nutcracker and The Mouse King (Cornerstone Arts Centre, Didcot), Corbyn’s Researcher/Reporter in Brexit the Musical (Edinburgh Festival Fringe), Polly Peachum in The Beggar’s Opera (Lazarus Theatre Company), Lucinda in Into The Woods (The Royal Exchange, Manchester).

As a writer, Michaela has written articles for various publications as well as here on her website blog. She is currently the music features writer for the Nigerian magazine 'MADE' and has been published in the blog for theatre industry casting site Spotlight.

 

As a poet, Michaela has performed at several open mic events in Southampton and London. She is currently expanding her collection of work.

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