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Rachel Bird

LOCATION:

Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom

 

HEIGHT: 5 feet 9 inches (175cm)

PLAYING AGE: 25-35 years

APPEARANCE: White

EYE COLOUR: Blue-Green

HAIR COLOUR: Light/Mid Brown

HAIR LENGTH: Mid-Length

VOCAL RANGE: F3 to E6 (belt to F5)

ACCENTS & DIALECTS:  

Native: Midlands-East, Nottingham

Highly Skilled:  American-Standard, Heightened RP, RP, Scottish-Standard, Welsh-Standard, Yorkshire

Languages:  English

MUSIC & DANCE:

Highly Skilled:  Choral Singing, Commercial Dance, Mezzo-Soprano, Soprano

Skilled: A Cappella, Contemporary Dance, Country Singing, Hip Hop Dance, Jazz Dancing, Jazz Singing, Salsa Dancing, Street Jazz

PERFORMANCE:

Highly Skilled: Actor-Singer, Musical Theatre, Singer-Professional

Skilled: APC Intermediate Knife, APC Intermediate Staff, APC Intermediate Unarmed, BASSC-Rapier/Dagger/Unarmed (distinction), Immersive Performance, Interactive Performance, Physical Theatre, Role Play, Sight-Reading (non-musical), Street Theatre

OTHER: DBS (CRB) clearance, Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Waiting Staff (experience)

SPORTS: Kick Boxing, Stage Combat, Swimming

VEHICLE LICENCES: Car Driving Licence

About Rachel:

TRAINING: Guildford School of Acting – Musical Theatre
Court Theatre Training Company – BA (Hons) in Acting
Oxford School of Drama – Foundation in Acting

Musical

2023 – 2024 , Ensemble/Cover Madame Giry, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (MIDDLE EAST/INTERNATIONA, Broadway Entertainment

Group/Really Useful Group, Stephen Barlow/Ewan Jones/John Rigby

2016, Lounge Singer/Sheriff/Judge, BONNIE AND CLYDE THE MUSICAL, New Directions, Megan Purdie/Rachael Owens

2016, Alison/Google Girl, FIRST DATE THE MUSICAL, GSA (Ivy Arts Centre, Guildford), Luke Sheppard/Ashley Nottingham/Simon

Lambert

2015, Carrie, CAROUSEL, GSA, Andrew Davidson/Rachael Kerridge/Peter Roberts

2013, Sarah Sidcup, THE OTHER SCHOOL, National Youth Music Theatee/St James’ Theatre, Lotte Wakeham/Tim Jackson/Mark

Collins

Stage

2023, Cover Cinderella/Off Stage Swing, CINDERELLA (2023-2024), Nottingham Playhouse, Adam Penford

2015, Titania, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, Flying High Theatre Company, Carrie Bird

2014, Amastris, ONCE UPON A NIGHTMARE, Box Step Productions, Michael Clarkson/Paul Clarkson/Gemma Hurley

2014, Nina, THE SEAGULL, Carol and Maude, Charmaine Hawthorne

2013, Duchess of Berwick, LADY WINDERMERE’S FAN, N1 Theatre Company, Petina Hapgood

Cruise

2022, Cast Vocalist (F2)/Vocal Captain, AN EVENING WITH SIR TIM RICE ON SEABOURN CRUISES, Belinda King Creative

Productions, Belinda King/Katie Woolnough/Simon Barnum

2021, Lead Soloist (F1), AIDASOL, AIDA Cruises

Commercial

2023, Girl in RG, FOXY BINGO LAUNDERETTE, Agile Films, Noel Hamilton/Lloyd Daniel

Cabaret

2023, Featured Artist, MUSICAL MAYHEM AT THE WONDERVILLE, West End Best Friend, James Edge/Duncan Burt

Workshop

2019, Young Jayne/Ensemble, WILD ROSE, BYMT, Adam Lenson/Tim Gilvin

2016, Carole Findlater, DANCE WITH A STRANGER, The Crazy Coqs, Adam Lenson/James Moriarty

Pantomime

2018, Fairy Godmother, CINDERELLA, Parker & Snell (Gaiety Theatre, Isle of Man), Colin Snell

2016, The Empress of China, ALADDIN, The Courtyard Theatre, Hereford, Estelle Van Warmelo/Henry Burnett/John Dean