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Gemma Kayla
  

Gemma Kayla

female, actor
Location : Greater Manchester


 
 
quick details
playing age27
height5' 2" (1.57 m)
weight10st. 0lb. (64kg)
hair colorBrown
eye colorBlue
buildMedium


 
 
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quick overview
Twitter@gemmakayla
Websitepersonal website
IMDBimdb link
SpotlightSpotlight member
Equity MemberYes

 
YearRole / Type Name of Production / Director Company / Venue
2012Dorinda
Theatre
Beaux' Stratagem
Kaitlin Howard
 
 
Actors Centre North
Royal Exchange Rehearsal Rooms
2012Molly Dobbs
Rehearsed Reading
 Coronation Street
Pip Short and Katy Belshaw
 
 
Actors Centre North
DNA Resources
2012Michelle Connor
Rehearsed Reading
 Coronation Street
Pip Short and Katy Belshaw
 
 
Actors Centre North
DNA Resources
2011Pharaoh (lead), Naphtali (brother) and chorus
Theatre
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Gemma Kayla
 
 
The Shifrinettes
King David Campus, Liverpool.
2011Holly (lead)
Rehearsed Reading
 Hannah and Her Sisters
Milly Ellis and Nick Reed
 
THE CORE
The Pleasance Theatre
2011Christine Keeler (lead)
Rehearsed Reading
 Scandal
Milly Ellis and Nick Reed
 
THE CORE
The Rag Factory
2011Klaus (lead)
Rehearsed Reading
Heads,Bodies,Legs
Ezra Elia
 
 
MSFT agency
The Others, Stoke Newington
2011Lana, Bryan (caller)
Rehearsed Reading
 MSFT agency
Emma Jane
 
 
MSFT agency
The Others, Stoke Newington
2010Hysterical Mourner,Protester, English Society Member
Film (Feature)
Bad Blood
Sid Sharma

Sid Said Sid Productions
Birmingham
2010School Girl
TV
Midsomer Murders
Richard Holthouse

Bentley Productions
Bearwood College, Wokingham
2010Uncle Hoof, Rodirigoat, Sheep Number 1
Musical
 Giddy Goat
Danni Stoops and Ben Wiles

Goldsmiths University
Goldsmiths University
2010Jewish Sister
Film (Docu)
Watch Over Me 4
Daniel Precious
 
 
BBC Kids Task Force
Acton Town
2009Ravenclaw Senior
Film (Feature)
Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows: Part 2
David Yates

 
Warner Bros
Leavsdon Studios
2009Wedding Guest
Film (Feature)
Dead Cat
Stefan Georgiou

Dead Cat Films
London Irish Centre
2009Debra : Conductor of the Orchestra (lead)
Film (Short)
Notes on a Final Theme
Paul Prescott
 
 
Paul Prescott Productions
2009Charlotte: Prisoner (lead)
Film (Short)
Inside Out
Rupert Such

 
Biscuit Town Productions
2009Salario (lead)
Film (Feature)
 Merchant of Little Venice
Caroline Sax

 
Friday Night Films
2008Girl Band Member (lead)
Commercial
 Snuggle Socks Commercial (promo)
Andy Lee
 
 
Andy Lee Productions
2008Margo (support)
Film (Short)
 Zombie Nation
Phil Eastabrook

 
PictureCo TV
2008Jackie (support)
Film (Short)
The Beat
Phil Eastabrook

 
PictureCo TV
2008Michelle (lead)
Theatre
 After 'The Madras House'
Gregory Thompson

Jacksons Lane Theatre
Jacksons Lane Theatre
2007Bottom
Theatre
Midsummer Nights Dream
Jacek Scarso

 
London Metropolitan
2007Witch One/ Macduff's daughter
Theatre
Macbeth
Steve Tiller

 
London Metropolitan
2007Bart 2
Theatre
 Improvisation/The Shepards Chameleon
Gian Carlo Rossi

 
London Metropolitan
2006Singer (soloist), Lady of War, Soldier
Theatre
Oh What A Lovely War
Tara Shaw

 
London Metropolitan
2006Pantalone
Theatre
Commedia Dell'arte
Mitch Mitchelson

 
London Metropolitan
2006Chorus
Musical
 Mamma Mia Masterclasses
 
 
Mamma Mia (the creative workshop company)
2005Irina
Theatre
The Three Sisters
Drew Pautz

 
London Metropolitan
2005Singer (original member of)
Workshops
 Sense of Sound ( Last Choir Standing)
Perri Alleyne-Hughes
 
 
Sense of Sound
2005Anybodys
Theatre
West Side Story
 
 
Merchant Taylors

 

Education
college2009, Postgraduate Diploma in Acting for TV, Film and Radio
Redroofs Film and Television School
college2008, 3 yr. Acting
London Metropolitan University
college2005, 2 yr. Acting
Merchant Taylors Girls School
About me
I am trained in Theatre and Screen Acting. My playing age is 15-28 (and I have played characters at both ends of the scale)


Further Training and Skills include:

Unarmed Stage Combat, Academy of Performance Combat, Kaitlin Howard, 2012

Tv Acting, Pip Short & Katy Belshaw, February 2012

One to One Acting Sessions, Darren R.L.Gordon, January 2012-Present

DNA Performance Resource, Professional Actor Classes, 2012-Present

The Actors Centre North, Tv and Film Acting, Stage Combat and other workshops, 2012-present

THE CORE workshops (Screen Acting), Milly Ellis and Nick Reed, 2011-Present

Sunday Surgery-Rehearsed Readings for Theatre,Film and TV, MSFT Agency, 2011-Present

Redroofs Film and Television School, Postgraduate Screen Acting, 1 year

London Metropolitan University, BA (Hons) Performing Arts, 3 years

A Level Theatre Studies,2 years


Enhanced CRB checked
Piano (basic)
Swimming
Badminton
Tennis
Any other information
Producer, Director, Musical Theatre and Acting Specialist, Radio Presenter, Youth and Drama worker.

A Singer with two years training.

A Radio Presenter with training, and 6 months radio presenting experience from JNET radio, London.

A Producer, Director and Stage Manager with seven years experience (USA and England)

A Youth and Drama worker and Drama and Musical Theatre specialist, with eight years experience from various companies (most recent-Time2Shine Production Company, London).

8 years experience as a youth/drama worker, and as a workshop planner and facilitator (drama,dance,arts and crafts, sport, wide games, themed and mixed activities)- working with young people aged 5-18.

PRODUCTION ROLES

Joseph and the Technicolor Dream Coat Producer and Director Nov 2010-July 2011

Kosher Talent 2, Stage Management. Meir Panim charity. 2010

Hairspray- Producer, Director, Co-choreographer, Resourcer, Costume, Lighting and Sound- Camp Ramah in the Poconos, 2009

Damn Yankees- Assistant Producer, Co-Director, Resourcer, Costume,Lighting and Sound-
Camp Ramah in the Poconos, 2009

Chicago- Assistant Producer, Assistant Director, Lighting and Sound-
Camp Ramah in the Poconos, 2009

High School Musical Remix-Producer, Director, Scriptwriter, Choreographer, Costume, Lighting and Sound-Redbridge JCC 2008

Space Kids Summer Adventure-Producer, Book writer, Director, Costume,Resourcer-
Redbridge JCC 2008

After 'The Madras House'- Production Manager- Jacksons Lane Theatre 2008

Agamemnon- Deputy Stage Management, Lighting- London Metropolitan 2007

'Improvisation'(The Shepard's Chameleon) - Front of House- London Metropolitan, 2006

After Mrs Rochester- Director- London Metropolitan, 2007

Grease- Co-Producer,Director, Co-Scriptwriter, Co-choreographer, Costume-Merchant Taylors 2005
 
more details
EthnicityWhite/Caucasian
Skin ColorWhite
Hair LengthLong
Native accentEnglish
Accents (UK)Essex, Liverpool, London, RP
Accents (North American)General American
Accents (International)Israeli
Interested inComedy, Commercials, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Improvisation, Music Videos, Panto, Presenting, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Teaching Theatre, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TIE/TYA, TV, Voice Over
Experienced inComedy, Commercials, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Presenting, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Theatre (Professional), TV
General Singing SkillsSolo
Specific Singing SkillsAlto
Musical SkillsPiano
Organisation MembershipEquity
Stage Combat SkillsYes
Perform nude?Only Professionally
DBS checkedYes