Jane Allighan

Jane Allighan

Credits

  • Year
    Role / Type
    Name of Production / Director
    Company / Venue
  • 2016
    PATIENT
    RolePlay
    INTERPROFESSIONAL UNDERGRADUATE WORKSHOPS
    MEDICAL ROLEPLAYERS UK
    MANCHESTER ROYAL INFIRMARY
  • 2015
    Jackie
    Film (Student)
    MOTHER'S HERE
    Daniel Doggett
    Doggett Productions
    Salford University @ MediaCityUK
  • 2015
    Lydia Robinson
    Theatre
    THE DISSOLUTION OF PERCY
    Helen Parry
    Dangerous To Know Theatre Company
    Studio Salford & Haworth Social Club
  • 2015
    PATIENT
    RolePlay
    GENERAL MEDICAL COUNCIL PLABS TESTS
    Medical Role Players UK
  • 2015
    Various Characters
    Rehearsed Reading
    24:7 THEATRE @ ROCHDALE LITERATURE FESTIVAL
    Ian Townsend & Hylton Collins
    24:7 Theatre Arts Network
    The Baum
  • 2015
    Various Characters
    Rehearsed Reading
    SCRIPTWORKS @ THE CONTACT THEATRE
    Conor McKee
  • 2015
    Warrior Poet - Deep Ecology Poetry
    Voice Over
    Armed With Visons
    Armed With Visions: Earth First! Journal
    www.armedwithvisions.com
  • 2015
    Finance Director in Aeronautics
    RolePlay
    BAE Systems
    Role-Play Associates
    FLDP Assessment Centre: Lancaster
  • 2014
    Various Characters
    Rehearsed Reading
    SCRIPTWORKS @ THE OLDHAM LIBRARY
    Conor McKee
  • 2014
    Denise
    Theatre
    MATCH OF THE DAY
    Ian Townsend
    Irlam Festival Fringe
  • 2014
    Shirley Bassey Impersonater, Drunk Mum et al
    Rehearsed Reading
    Writer's Challenge @ 24:7 Festival
    Ian Townsend
    24:7 Theatre Arts Network
    The Basement @ 24:7
  • 2014
    Jen, Alien Mum et al
    Rehearsed Reading
    Scratch Night: 24:7 Festival
    Ian Townsend
    24:7 Theatre Arts Network
    The Odder
  • 2014
    Rose; Louise; Vera Dymond; Lisa; Miss Primer; Lorraine; Her.
    Rehearsed Reading
    Sneak A Peek
    Trevor MacFarlane
    24:7 Theatre Arts Network
    Oldham Coliseum Studio
  • 2014
    Various Managers
    RolePlay
    BAE Systems
    Role-Play Associates
    FLDP Assesment Centre: Prestion
  • 2013
    Senior Account Manager in Aeronautics
    RolePlay
    BAE Systems
    Role-Play Associates
    FLDP Assesment Centre: Lancaster
  • 2013
    Gertrude
    Theatre
    ONE PLAY ONE DAY: HIGHER EDUCATION
    Mike Heath
    OPOD Productions at The Chines Arts Centre
    The Chinese Arts Centre
  • 2013
    Karen
    Theatre
    24:7 Festival - No Soft Option
    Jeff Butler & Emma Hatcher
    Poppabear Productions
    24:7 Festival: 3M Theatre
  • 2013
    Irene
    Theatre
    Mugabeland!
    Justin MacGregor
    Come As You Arts North West
    Bolton Octagon Studio/ The Lowry Studio
  • 2013
    Julie & Kath
    Theatre
    ONE DAY, ONE PLAY: SEARCHING FOR EMILY
    Alex Shepley
  • 2013
    Daisy Duck
    Theatre
    Easter Parade
    Garry Lyon
    Fab Events
    Site Specific Street Theatre
  • 2013
    Judy, Baby & Croc
    Theatre
    The Punch & Judy Puppet Show
    Garry Cullen
    Fab Events
    Site Specific Street Theatre
  • 2012
    Rita
    Rehearsed Reading
    SPARKS
    Brian Marchbank
    Poppabear Productions @ Studio Salford
    Studio Salford
  • 2012
    Carol
    Theatre
    A STEAMY AFFAIR
    Alyx Tole
  • 2012
    Sonneteer
    Theatre
    SHAKESPEARE STIRRED OPEN AIR
    Caroline Melliar-Smith
    The National Trust: Down in the Garden at Quarry Bank
    National Trust, Quarry Bank, Style
  • 2012
    Clockwork Droid
    Theatre
    Dr Who @ The Lowry
    Kevin Taylor
    Hyde Fundraisers
    Street Theatre Promotions
  • 2012
    Magenta
    Theatre
    Fab Events
    Site Specific Street Theatre
  • 2012
    Aladdin
    Theatre
    Twanky's Winter Washroom
    Kevin Taylor
    Fab Events
    Santa's Christmas Grotto Land at The Ladysmiths
  • 2012
    Valeria Watt
    Theatre
    Carry On Screaming
    Kevin Taylor
    Fab Events
    Site Specific Street Theatre
  • 2012
    The Queen
    Theatre
    The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
    Garry Lyon
    Fab Events at The Millbrook Centre
    Site Specific Street Theatre
  • 2012
    1950's Be Bop A Doo Girl
    Theatre
    The Eve Appeal
    Ciara Hilton
    Fab Events
    Street Theatre Promotions
  • 2012
    Bessie Yon Maiden
    Theatre
    Spring Mummers Play
    Garry Cullen
    Fab Events
    Site Specific Street Theatre
  • 2012
    Beauty
    Theatre
    Beauty & The Beast PromoShow
    Garry Lyon
    Fab Events
    Street Theatre Promotions
  • 2012
    Judy & Baby
    Theatre
    The Punch & Judy Puppet Show
    Garry Lyon
    Fab Events
    Open Air StreetTheatre
  • 2011
    Magenta
    Theatre
    Fab Events
    Site Specific Street Theatre
  • 2011
    Elsie, The Guiding Elf
    Theatre
    Santa's Christmas Grotto
    Kevin Taylor
    Fab Events
    Santa's Christmas Grotto Land at The Ladysmiths
  • 2010
    Hilary Griffiths
    Rehearsed Reading
    Answering To The Governor
    Hylton Collins
    (Never Been Seen pitch)
    The Lowry Studio
  • 2008
    Various
    Workshops
    Devising Weekly Workshop
    Julian Hill
  • 2008
    Josephine Butler & Ursula (Script in Hand)
    Theatre
    Kicking & Screaming - Oldham Coliseum Studio
    Joyce Branagh
  • 2008
    The Last Northerner's Wife
    Theatre
    The Last Northerner - 2 hander
    Jonathan Byrne
  • 2008
    Gillian, Office Manager
    Corporate
    DVD: Lincolnshire County Council
  • 2008
    Community Matron
    Corporate
    DVD: NHS Infection Control
    Andy Marshall
  • 2008
    Rochelle & Ursula
    Theatre
    9 Months Hard Labour Dramaturg Showing
    David Salter & Tina Earl
  • 2008
    Maria, Concerned Mother
    Corporate
    DVD: Play It Safe
    Dave Ward
  • 2008
    Joyce, Senior Care Manager
    Corporate
    Health & Social Care Conference Forum Play
    Russell Watters
  • 2007
    Various Patients
    RolePlay
    Consultant Training
    MRCP Fast Paces
    The Withington Hospital
  • 2007
    Housing Line Manager
    RolePlay
    Roleplay
  • 2007
    Helen, Kidnapper
    Film (Short)
    Passage
    Will Cotton
  • 2007
    Kate, Bank Cashier
    Corporate
    DVD: National Australia Bank Raid Training
    Charles Kelly
    CSKIS
  • 2007
    Alice, Regional Manager
    Corporate
    Yr 10 Health & Social Care Dilemmas Play
  • 2007
    Jean
    Radio
    Skirmishes
    Tracy Ann Bousfield
    Southside Radio
  • 2007
    Regional Sales Manager
    Corporate
    Role Play
    Roleplay UK
    North East
  • 2006
    Bessie Bighead, Rosie Probert, Mrs Dai Bread 2, Mrs Beynon, Mrs Ogmore Pritchard
    Theatre (Tour)
    Under Milk Wood
    Brendan Murray
    Oxfordshire Touring Theatre Company
    Pride Of Place; Oxfordshire; Lincoln & Nottingham
  • 2006
    Housing Association Tennant & Officer
    Corporate
    Forum Play
    Robert C Eloff
    Impact Drama For Learning
    Trident Housing
  • 2006
    Various Patients
    RolePlay
    Consultant Training
    MRCP Fast Paces
    The Withington Hospital
  • 2005
    Head Teacher
    RolePlay
    SOUTH HOLLAND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE FORUM: (Forum Play)
    Peter McGarry
  • 2005
    Carrie, Date Rape Protagonist
    Corporate
    DVD: The Roofie Foundation
    Spencer Williamson
    AVP Leeds Ltd
  • 2005
    Narrator, Mrs Cratchit, The Ghost Of Christmas Past (puppet)
    Theatre
    A Christmas Carol (Script in Hand)
    Jane Allighan
    Manchester Tsunami Appeal
  • 2005
    Sara
    Theatre
    Transfigured Night (Script in Hand)
    Adam Curtis
  • 2005
    Janice, Social Worker
    Corporate
    Our Daily Bread (Forum Play)
    Peter McGarry
  • 2004
    Bored Housewife
    Film (Short)
    Habitat
    Rossa Shanks
  • 2004
    Ann
    Theatre
    Waking Up Suddenly
    Tess Berry-Hart & Cristina Teixeira
  • 2003
    Avatar
    Voice Over
    Online Plumbing Tuition
    Lynne Moses
    The Learning Business
  • 2003
    Senior HR Manager
    RolePlay
    Age Concern Hampshire AGM
    John Dunne
    Outreach Arts
  • 2003
    Landlady, Maudie, Mrs Iger, Old Woman, Leslie, Alice & The Other Woman
    Theatre
    Two
    Ed Simpson
    Mountview Director's Course
  • 2002
    Arlette Melaart
    Theatre
    Slow Train To Izmir (Script in Hand)
    Maggie Zolinsky
  • 2002
    Dioniza, Diana & Ensemble
    Theatre (Tour)
    Pericles: Open Air Production
    Jonathan Petherbridge
  • 2001
    Ensemble
    Theatre
    Workshopping/Devising Yerma & Smudge
    Jessica Higgs & Alex Bulmer
    In Tandem
  • 2000
    Lady Macduff/1st Witch
    Theatre (Tour)
    Macbeth
    Woodward & Homer
    Vital Stages Theatre Company
    Hackney Empire & South East Tour
  • 2000
    Jocasta, CEO
    Corporate
    The Pyramid Forum Play
    John Barton
    The Garnett Foundation
    The Embankment Playhouse
  • 2000
    Council Administrator
    RolePlay
    Embracing Diversity: Forum Play
    Michael Woodward
  • 1999
    Pantomime Dame
    TIE
    Jack & The Beanstalk
    Damion Nickerson
    Chaplins Productions
    Nationwide Tour
  • 1999
    Single Mother
    Film (Student)
    The Birthday Present
    Paul Synott
  • 1999
    Farrah
    Theatre
    Popcorn
    Tim Reynolds
    The Academy Players
    The Man In The Moon
  • 1999
    Amanda
    Theatre
    Private Lives
    Angie Kind
  • 1999
    Court Witness
    RolePlay
    Barrister Training
    The College Of Law
    The College Of Law, London
  • 1998
    Various Staff & Patients
    RolePlay
    Royal London Hospital
    Tim Reynolds
    The Academy Players
  • 1998
    Pantomime Dame
    TIE
    Hurricane Productions
    Nationwide Tour
  • 1998
    Adulteress
    Film (Short)
    Perception
    James Bird
  • 1998
    Mother
    Film (Short)
    Fairy Money
    Simon Connell
  • 1998
    Managing Director
    Film (Short)
    A Kind Of Freedom
    Caroline Spencer
    A.F.E.C.T.
  • 1998
    Both Dromios
    Theatre
    The Comedy Of Errors (Outdoor Production)
    Kim Gillespie
  • 1998
    Gentlewoman/1st Witch/1st Murderer
    Theatre
    Macbeth
    David Crilly
  • 1997
    Girlfriend
    Film (Short)
    Blood Roses
    Stephane Lambert
    A.F.E.C.T.
  • 1997
    Malcolm/Lennox & Virginia
    Theatre (Tour)
    Macbeth & The Canterville Ghost European Tour
    Guy Warburton
    Aztec Theatre Company
  • 1997
    Mrs Cratchitt & The Ghost Of Christmas Past (puppet)
    Theatre (Tour)
    A Christmas Carol
    Kevin Daniels
    Aztec Theatre Company SE Tour
  • 1997
    Anchor & Ensemble
    Theatre
    Cambridge Comedy Newsroom Sketch Show
    Mike Levy
    Bespoke Productions
  • 1997
    Gemma
    Theatre
    Cigarettes & Chocolate
    Christopher G. Sandford
    Rascal Productions
    The Man In The Moon
  • 1997
    Police Sergeant
    RolePlay
    Barbican Law Exhibition
    Stepney Green Law Centre
  • 1996
    Photographer
    Film (Short)
    Passenger
    Lorraine Martin
    A.F.E.C.T.
  • 1996
    Tracy
    Theatre
    Coming Home: One Woman Show
    Sophie Reid
  • 1996
    Artist
    Film (Short)
    The Embrace
    Andy Lea
    A.F.E.C.T.
  • 1996
    Italian Girlfriend
    Film (Short)
    Head In A Box
    Stephane Lambert
    A.F.E.C.T.
  • 1996
    Ethel Merman/Madge The Psychic Host
    Theatre
    Radio City Comedy Revue
    Lucy Cuthbertson
    Radio City Productions
    Jermyn Street Theatre & Edinburgh Festival Fringe
  • 1996
    Narrator & Animal Characters
    Voice Over
    Children's Bedtime Stories
    Nick Gylaw
    The Blind Association Of Kent
  • 1996
    Lecturer
    Film (Short)
    Raindrops
    Caroline Luguet
  • 1996
    Sketch Show Ensemble
    Theatre
    The BSE Show II
    Paul Trotman
    Mad Cow Productions
    The New End Theatre & Edinburgh Festival Fringe
  • 1996
    Cilla
    Theatre
    Strippers
    Carol Todd
  • 1995
    Checkout Girl
    Commercial
    Nynex Yellow Pages USA
    Kevin Godley
    Re: Media
  • 1995
    Operator
    Voice Over
    Automated Messaging Systems
    James Farley
    Phonexus
  • 1995
    Cissy Moir
    Theatre
    Miss Else
    The Cafe Theatre
  • 1995
    Sketch Show Ensemble
    Theatre
    The BSE Show I
    Paul Trotman
    Mad Cow Productions
    B.A.C. & Edinburgh Festival Fringe
  • 1995
    Dorothy Stritton
    Theatre
    They Came To A City
    Russel Boulter
  • 1994
    Helena
    Theatre
    That Was Then
    Daniel Devitt
    Rotunda Cafe
  • 1993
    Una
    Theatre
    Una Pooka
    Paul Morgan
    The Company
    Greenwich Studio
  • 1992
    Jo
    Theatre
    A Taste of Honey
    Kirsty Davies
  • 1992
    Maud
    Theatre
    The Great Exhibition
    Paul Morgan
  • 1988
    Nell
    Theatre
    Jill Colby
  • 1986
    Cassandra
    Theatre
    Agamemnon
    John Wilson
  • 1986
    Primrose
    Theatre
    Albert Make Us Laugh (premier)
    Jimmy Chinn
  • 1984
    Mother
    Theatre
    Nitrogen
    Jeremy Siddle

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 2013
    Gey Pin Ang Masterclass
    Sourcing Within
    2013, Gey Pin Ang Masterclass
    Sourcing Within
  • 2009
    British Sign Language/ English Interpreting Post Graduate Diploma
    University of Central Lancashire
    2009, British Sign Language/ English Interpreting Post Graduate Diploma
    University of Central Lancashire
  • 2008
    Devising & Improvisation - Julian Hill
    Manchester Playwright's Forum
    2008, Devising & Improvisation - Julian Hill
    Manchester Playwright's Forum
  • 2008
    Film Acting
    Ian Vernon at Biffa Productions
    2008, Film Acting
    Ian Vernon at Biffa Productions
  • 2008
    Cartoon Voices - Tom Clarke-Hill
    The Actors Centre North
    2008, Cartoon Voices - Tom Clarke-Hill
    The Actors Centre North
  • 2007
    TV Commercials
    Michelle Smith
    2007, TV Commercials
    Michelle Smith
  • 2006
    The Alchemy of Screen Acting - Andrew Higgs
    Macheath Productions
    2006, The Alchemy of Screen Acting - Andrew Higgs
    Macheath Productions
  • 2006
    The Art of Screen Performance - Michael Ferguson
    The Actors Centre North
    2006, The Art of Screen Performance - Michael Ferguson
    The Actors Centre North
  • 2001
    The Meisner Technique Weekly Class
    Mike Bernardin & Scott Williams
    2001, The Meisner Technique Weekly Class
    Mike Bernardin & Scott Williams
  • 2000
    Certificate in Humanities
    2000, Certificate in Humanities
    The Open University
  • 1989
    3 Year Acting Course
    ALRA
    1989, 3 Year Acting Course
    ALRA
  • 1986
    2 Year Acting Course
    1986, 2 Year Acting Course
    The Questors Theatre

About me

I'm highly experienced in theatre, comedy, voice over & roleplay, rapidly able to positively contribute to any production & last minute casting need with creativity and amiability.

“An intelligent, dedicated actor, excellent at her craft”.
BIFFA PRODUCTIONS

"Her professionalism, friendly demeanour & interaction is obvious from the positive feedback we constantly receive from both members of the public & our clients. We also have great admiration for her acting skills in being able to adapt to any of the roles she portrays & we will certainly be maintaining our association with Jane for many years to come."
FAB EVENTS

Additional Information

Voices Pro: http://www.voicespro.com/uk/voice-artist/profile/jane-allighan-1

Spotlight: http://www.spotlight.com/interactive/cv/9977-7868-3457

Located in Greater Manchester with additional bases in London, Stirling & Cornwall.

Additional Skills

British sign language interpreter

Directing
The Spitalfield's Shakespeare Festival, A Midsummer Night's Dream - All male version, Act 3

The Academy Drama School - Sight Reading & Movement Classes

The Man In The Moon - Lulu Liebling, Assistant Director to Tim Reynolds

The Manchester Tsunami Appeal - A Christmas Carol

Forum Theatre
Local government tours, CPD programmes & Office Dynamics

Lighting Operator
Pakistan International Theatre & Dance Festival - A Portrait of Vincent

Puppeteering
Punch & Judy, hand puppets - Judy, Baby & Barking Crocodile
A Christmas Carol, lifesize rod puppet - The Ghost of Christmas Past

Stage Designer & Lighting Designer

Pakistan Rafi Peer Theatre Workshop & The Wills Cricket World Cup Cultural Events - Concerts, Ballets & Fashion Shows in Lahore, Faisalabad, Karachi,
Islamabad & Hyderabad

Writing & Editing
Manchester International Festival & Urbis Off Cut Festival ,
The Manchester Monologues

Jermyn Street Theatre - Private Lives, abridged

The Manchester Tsunami Appeal - A Christmas Carol, abridged

National Poetry Anthology Winner - 1614 Again & A Case In Point For Something Or Other

Skills

Skin Colour
White
Hair Length
Shoulder Length
Native accent
English
Accents (UK)
Birmingham, Black Country, Cockney, Cornish, Devon, Essex, Lancashire, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Norfolk, Northern England, Northern Working Class, RP, Scottish, Standard, Somerset, South London, Southern England, Welsh, Standard, Yorkshire
Accents (North American)
General American, Southern American
Accents (International)
African (South), French, Italian, Russian, Ukranian
Languages Spoken
British Sign (BSL), English
Interested in
Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Improvisation, Music Videos, Online, Panto, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TV, Voice Over
Experienced in
Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Modelling, Panto, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TIE/TYA, Voice Over
General Singing Skills
Chorus
Specific Singing Skills
Alto
General Dance Skills
Ballet, Ballroom, Contemporary, Folk, Jazz, Swing/Jive, Tap
Organisation Membership
Equity
Stage Combat Skills
No
Driving Licences
Standard
Perform nude?
Only Professionally
DBS checked
Yes (within last 12 months)