Paul Hilliar, graduate of the Three Year Acting Course, will appear as Detective Sergeant Trotter in one of the 2 alternating casts of The Mousetrap. Agatha Christie’s whodunnit returns to play to socially-distanced audiences on the 23rd October 2020. The 2 casts will be kept separate, in COVID-secure bubbles so that if one company has […]
Isobel Eadie, graduate of the One Year Acting Course joins the cast of The Crown Series 4 on Netflix as Lady Sarah Spencer. Isobel graduated in 2017 and her current credits include Amy in short film ‘The Other Side’, Caroline in ‘The Morning After Etiquette’ and the lead Olivia in short improvised film ‘A Tale […]
2, 3, 4 September 5pm 5 September 1.30pm & 5pm Running Time: Max 2 Hours The Oxford School of Drama would like to invite you to an outdoor performance of a newly commissioned play, The Wedding, performed by the One-Year Acting Course graduating students. The guests gather. The vows are made. The champagne glasses are raised. But […]
Following three live streams last week, we have made a recording of Circle Game, performed by our graduating 3rd-year students available to view on our YouTube Channel until the 14th August. Twelve addicts are in recovery at a rehabilitation centre. From drugs to gambling, sex to exercise, the residents and the staff must navigate these complex […]
2015 graduate Maimuna Memon will return to Regent’s Park Open Air theatre to reprise her role as Mary in Jesus Christ Superstar: The Concert. With 9 performances a week, the roles of Jesus, Judas and Mary are double-cast, and Maimuna will share the role with returning cast member Anoushka Lucas. Jesus Christ Superstar: The Concert runs from […]
Oxford School of Drama graduates Joe Swift and Shaofan Wilson will perform with Dame Helen Mirren in Greenwich Theatre’s online premiere of Steven Berkoff’s The Secret Love Life of Ophelia. In direct response to the current closure of theatres, this unique premiere seeks to fill in the gaps of Ophelia and Hamlet’s burgeoning love affair and […]
The Oxford School of Drama invites you to a live online rehearsed reading of a newly commissioned play, Circle Game, performed by their graduating 3-year acting course students. Twelve addicts are in recovery at a rehabilitation centre. From drugs to gambling, sex to exercise, the residents and the staff must navigate these complex recoveries together. […]
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Hiftu Quasem, a one-year course graduate, is in the new series of ‘Killing Eve’, where she plays a scottish hotel receptionist – Charlie. The lead roles are played by Jodie Comer and the iconic actress Harriet Walter.
Three-year course graduate, Dipo, recently chatted to square mile magazine about life in lockdown and Alibi Channel’s new crime drama ‘we hunt together’ which also features fellow graduate Babou Ceesay.
Luke Dayhill will be playing Andrew in ‘Moment of Grace’ written by Bren Gosling and directed by Nicky Allpress alongside Andrew Paul and Lucy Walker-Evans.
The Oxford School of Drama 2018 One Year Course Graduates Cat White and Isabella Speaight are looking for funding to produce and star in Farewell She Goes, an 18th Century story exploring female friendship, race and women’s rights.
The winners of this year’s Irish Times Theatre Awards were announced online this year, after the cancellation of the awards ceremony due to the Covid-19 crisis. Aoibhéann McCann has won the Irish Times best actress award for her portrayal of Blanche Dubois in the Lyric Theatre production.
Showing just how versatile she is, Cassie Bradley can currently be seen playing con woman Natalie in Coronation Street on ITV as well as Mary Magdalene in Jesus: His Life. Which is now airing on Amazon Prime Video.
The latest adaptation of Emma was made available for home viewing barely a month after its theatrical release. Emma was one of the first films to be released early due to the coronavirus pandemic, and was made available to watch on demand on 20th March. It is now available to rent on Amazon Video, Sky Store, Google Play, iTunes and BT TV Store.
The Oxford School of Drama graduate Charity Wakefield has produced A Serial Killers Guide to Life. It is a female led, jet black comedy film. Three other Oxford School of Drama graduates feature – Carys Lewis, Will Strange and Frances Millar.
Jemma Powell is in the feature film of the novel The Secret Garden and is in Netflix series The Stranger.
Jemma is playing Grace Craven in The Secret Garden which is an adaptation of Frances Hodgson Burnett’s 1911 children’s classic novel. From the producers of Harry Potter and Paddington.
Annabel returns to the BBC hit drama The Split on Tuesday 11 February alongside Nicola Walker, Fiona Button, Deborah Findlay and Stephen Mangan. The drama is set in a family legal firm specialising in divorce. You may recognise Annabel in a very different role – as Amena in Sky’s Britannia.
ITV’s new crime drama brings together the “wildly ambitious” DCI McDonald (Tala Gouveia) with the “shy, modest” DS Dodds (Jason Watkins).
Arita Sadiku, an Oxford School of Drama graduate, has just landed a role on Radio 4’s Turnanby and is playing Leonora in Gangs of London which is going to be released this year on HBO and Sky Atlantic.
Lee reprised his role of Detective Inspector George Morris in the second series of Bancroft last month. Morris is described as ‘an experienced police officer who has risen through the ranks due to his reliability and competence.
Chetan presents bulletins and programmes for BBC Sport on BBC World TV and the BBC News Channel and last month was on BBC News at 10.
Dipo starred in both ITV’s Baghdad Central and BBC2’s Inside No.9 on Monday evening at 10pm. Baghdad Central is a new drama set in Iraq after the fall of Saddam Hussein.
As well as being an Olivier Award-nominated actor, Catherine is forging a reputation as a best selling writer. Following on from her debut, Something in the Water, Catherine’s latest novel is Mr Nobody, a gripping psychological thriller. The novel is published by Penguin Random House.
Ella returns for a second season of the BBC’s Call the Midwife as the novice at Nonnatus House, Sister Frances. Ella, from North Yorkshire, graduated from the One Year Acting Course in 2017. Her other professional screen roles have been in the Emmy-nominated series Genius: Picasso for National Geographic and The Last Kingdom for Netflix.
Ella returns as Sister Frances in the Christmas special of BBC One’s Call the Midwife which will be broadcast at 7pm on Christmas Day. Ella joined the cast in the last season as a novice nun who makes up in enthusiasm for what she lacks in experience.
Ritu has a leading role in the three-part psychological drama Sticks and Stones. Written by Mike Barlett (Doctor Foster, Press, Trauma) the ITV series is a contemporary workplace drama set in a Reading Business Park.
Sam has joined the cast of Britannia for Season Two. She plays Andra, the sister of Amena who is played by fellow OSD graduate Annabel Scholey.