Jan Hirst

~ Curriculum Vitae ~


Personal Details

Hair: Brown

Eyes: Brown

Height: 5"6"

Playing Age: Mid 40's-Mid 50's

Native Accent: Cheshire

Spotlight No: 2750

Spotlight (Web): 8736-8976-4176

Equity No: 157181

To view my spotlight page please follow this link: http://www.spotlightcd.com/8736-8976-4176.

Training

The Academy of Live & Recorded Arts 1999-2000

Theatre Arts in Educational Context (Distinction) accredited by the Central School of Speech and Drama 1997-1998

Skills

Singing: Mezzo Soprano

Dance: Proficient in Historical Dance (medieval to 19th century), Basic Jazz Dance,Salsa

Sports: Fly Fishing, Swimming, Golf, BADC Fight Proficiency Certificate

Accents: RP, Merseyside, Yorkshire, Cockney, Dublin, Standard American

Other: IT literate, Clean driving licence,Touch Typist

Theatre productions

Role Production Company Director
Sheila Relatively Speaking The English Theatre of Hamburg (2014) Clifford Dean
Helen Room For Improvement Descent (2013) Faye Merralls
Carla Brotherly Love The Real London Ensemble (2011) Robert Wolstenholme
Margery Don't Misunderstand Me The English Theatre of Hamburg (2011) Clifford Dean
Isabella The Spanish Tragedy The Rose Theatre (2010) Adrian Brown
Mrs. Adams Be My Baby The Union Theatre (2010) Steve Miller
Miss Clemson Little Boy Scouse Productions (2009) Steve Miller
Kitty The Case Donkey Work at The Oubliette (2009) Rob Crouch
Mary Caught In The Net The English Theatre of Hamburg (2008/9) Clifford Dean
Mrs Murphy Windermere Actor's Studio, Liverpool (2008) Steve Miller
Valentina Stars In The Morning Sky Riverside Studios (2008) Peter McAllister
The Minister One Nineteen NetCurtains Theatre Co, The New Wolsey Studio, Ipswich A C Wilson
Sister Aloysius Doubt The English Theatre of Hamburg (2008) Clifford Dean
Valentina Stars In The Morning Sky Union Theatre (2007) Aoife Smyth
Ruth Table Manners Netcurtains Theatre Co. (2006) Hugo Myatt
Minister One Nineteen Netcurtains Theatre Co, The Arcola Theatre (2006) A.C. Wilson
Lady Anne All Mod Cons Netcurtains Theatre Co, The Arcola Theatre (2006) Jana Manekshwaw
Florinda The Crime of the Old Village Galleon Theatre Co, Greenwhich Playhouse (2005) Bruce Jamieson
Susan Abigail's Party Wolverhampton Grand/Brewhouse Theatre, Taunton (2005) Howard Ross
Ruth Round and Round The Garden Wolverhampton Grand/Brewhouse Theatre, Taunton (2005) Hugo Myatt
Mrs Tenbury The Long Mirror Wolverhampton Grand/Brewhouse Theatre, Taunton (2005) Howard Ross
Louise Private Lives Wolverhampton Grand/Brewhouse Theatre, Taunton (2005) Howard Ross
Sally Dure Anagram of Murder Wolverhampton Grand, Queens Theatre, Burslem(2005) Nick Barclay
Grace Kingsley Fatal Encounter Wolverhampton Grand, Queens Theatre, Burslem(2005) Hugo Myatt
Dona Doroteia The Heiress Of The Cane Fields Greenwich Playhouse (2005) Bruce Jamieson
The Mayors Wife The Government Inspector Union Theatre (2004) Ben De Wynter
Sister George The Killing Of Sister George Northern Lights Theatre Co. (2003) Alan Avery
Mary Tabloid Caligula The Union Theatre (2003) Darren Murphy
Angela Skyscraping Soho Theatre (2003) Jo Cattell
Ghost of Christmas Present / Mrs. Maggs A Christmas Carol Wimbledon Theatre (2003) & Gala Theatre, Durham (2002) Peter Nunan
Prue Dead Reckonings Camden People’s Theatre (2002) Chris Johnston
Mary Tabloid Caligula UCL Garage Theatre (2002) Darren Murphy
Angell The Unexpected Guest Crewe Lyceum, Wolverhampton Grand, M’bro (2001) David Horne
Maggie Suddenly at Home Crewe Lyceum, Wolverhampton Grand, M’bro (2001) David Horne
Mrs. Bradman Blithe Spirit Crewe Lyceum, Wolverhampton Grand, M’bro (2001) Howard Ross
Miss Tesman Hedda Gabler Greenwich Playhouse (2001) Bruce Jamieson
Sole Female Understudy Jeffrey Bernard Is Unwell No.1 National Tour (2000) Ned Sherrin

TV / Film / Viral / Radio productions

Role Production Company Director
Woman in Chair PC World Commercial AMV BBDO (2014) Ben Bannister
Jenny No Strings Fun (Short) Kieron Clark (2013) Kieron Clark
Mother Ministry of Justice "You Be The Judge" (viral) Livegroup plc (2012) Peter Chipping
Juno People of the Source (viral) Joost Cohensius (2012) Juriaan Booij
Joyce Call on Me (viral) Chief Productions (2012) Ben Tonge
Depressed Woman Text Santa (Ident) Daybreak ITV 1 (2011) Chantal Robehmed
Margaret Where Is The Love (Short) Straight Curve (2010) Siobhan Tebbs Wesley
Mum Fingers(Short) Andrew Sommerville (2010) Andrew Sommerville
Mother Richmond Park (Short) Aeneas Productions (2010) Fred Allsop
Wife Drive-Thru,Drive-By (Viral) InelsComedy (2010) Richard Wilson
Marion The Cost of Love (feature film) Discovery Films (2009) Carl Medland
Dorothy Total Reaction (short film, Indie Award of Excellence 2010) Trinity X Productions (2009) Trevor Garlick
Singer T Mobile singalong commercial Saatchi and Saatchi (2009) Michael Gracey
Eileen Accidental Heroes (BBC 1) talkback THAMES (2008) Mike Matthews
Julia Taken (Short film) Straight Curve/Majic Dust Production (2008) Matt Loudon
Politician's Wife My Darling Wife (BAFTA finalist) Straight Curve Productions (2008) Matt Loudon
Cheryl Jerry Springer Nothing But The Truth Flash Movies for Sky Koink Productions (2008) Colin Burgess
Passenger British Airways Commercial Partizan Production Company (2007) Ben and Greg
Shop Assistant Brantano Shoe Commercial Hungry Man Ltd (2007) Peter Lydon
Teachers Wife Word on the Street, Coronation Street Promo ITV Network productions. (2006) David Toomer
Janet 3 Minute Moments (Feature Film) All Enquires Productions (2005) Don Allen
Jennifer Hard As Nails, Plays On The Net Production. Oneword Digital Radio (2001) Chris Sandford
Mother Litter Addict, Anti-litter promo Serious Pictures (2001) Michael Cumming
Mother Trailer for BBC Talent local radio BBC Corporate & Cross media films (2001) Ric Cantor
Lady Cromwell Secrets of the Dead MBC Productions for Channel 4 (2000) Mark Lewis

Corporate productions

Role Production Company Director
Beverley Granger i-Benchmark Shoot Yoodoo (2013) Sian Hamlett
Glenda Duncan Duncan Paper and Plastics MDA Training (2013) Carl Medland
Susan Fisher Gordon's Supermarkets The University of Law (2013) Jason Harvey
Book Keeper Billy's Actions come to light The University of Law (2013) David Allison
Magistrate 1 What is sentence? The University of Law (2013) Jason Harvey
Female Entering The Transaction The University of Law (2013) Erica Ryan
Jan Training for Professional Services Neil Mitchell & Associates(2012) Carl Medland
Customer Hearcare Professional Training film Specsavers(2012) Colin Campbell
WPC Jenny Liddell The Sun Police Federation Awards Reconstruction LiveGroup PLC (2010) Peter Chipping
Security Guard CapGemeni Uk Borders Zebra Crossing (2009) Mark Dymond
Voice Over Matrix BMS Presentation Straight Curve (2009) Jon Abraham
Presenter Thackray Williams Viral Commercial Straight Curve (2008) Jon Abraham
Care Worker Manager Safeguarding vulnerable adults BVS Ltd (2007) Neil Ben
The Trainer Train the Trainer BVS Ltd Neil Ben
Jan -Careworker Focus On, Training Video BVS Ltd Zoe Farrell
Jan -Careworker Moving and Handling, Training Video BVS Ltd Zoe Farrell

Roleplay

Role Production Company Director
Yvette Rogers A Deadly Sin The Killing Game (2013)
Mary and Zoe Woods OSCA OE Session MCM Creative Group Gary Wicks
Mary Jones OSCE Course Playout Ltd Medical Roleplay
Annie Smith OSCE Course Playout Ltd Medical Roleplay

Performances at ALRA

Role Production Company Director
Mrs. Betterton Playhouse Creatures ALRA Lawrence Evans
Kate Whale Music ALRA Chris Sandford
Nurse Shakespeare's Woman ALRA John Wild
The Rat Wife Little Eyolf ALRA Davilia David

Student films

Role Production Company Director
Chrissie Lou and Henry 2013 Bournemouth Arts Ellie Rogers
Gypsy woman The Tape 2005 Steven Alan Hall, The University of Westminster
(Winner of the Special Jury Award at the Royal Television Society's Student Television Awards)

Rehearsed readings

Role Production Company Director
Mrs. Timbrell Mary Broome North London Actors (2011) Monty Holender
Meg Nugent The Death of Jess Docker Actors and Writers London (2011) Martin Cort
Kitty The Case, Further developed into showcase performance directed by Paul Arendt Donkey Work (2008) Rob Crouch
Woman 50 Today The Mook Monologue Series (2006) Gary Abrahams
Alice The Four Alice Bakers Madame Jo Jo's, (2006) Chris Rogers
Jennifer Hard As Nails Leon Eagles Theatre (2001) Chris Sandford