Simone Collins

Student Information


Hair:

Long, dark brown

Height:

5'5"

Eyes:

Brown

Nationality:

Irish

Natural Accent:

Neutral Irish

Agent:

Lisa Richards, info@lisarichards.ie

Course Information


Course Name:

Bachelor in Acting

Year of Graduation:

2017

Productions at The Lir Academy


ProductionCharacterDirector
Dead Man's Cell PhoneHermia/The Other Woman/The StrangerJulia Griffin
Much Ado About NothingHeroRonan Phelan
The SkrikerThe Skriker (woman in hospital, Marie), Girl with Telescope, Dead Child, Black Annis, Rawheadandbloodybones, Blue ManTom Creed
Children of the SunEfimia Ivanovna (Fima)Lynne Parker
Three WintersRose KingDavid Horan
Omertà (devised)Norah WhelanLouise Lowe
Portia CoughlanMaggie-May/MarianneAnnabelle Comyn
Iphigenia at AulisIphigeniaWayne Jordan

Special Skills


Stage combat
Certified Rapier & Dagger and Unarmed (Distinction) IDCA

Accents
Standard Irish, South Dublin, Northern Irish, North Dublin, Midlands, Cork, Standard English, RP, Cockney, Yorkshire, General American, New York and Southern American.

Dance
Ballet, Jazz-Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Foxtrot, Polka, Basic Waltz, Cha-Cha, Tango, Line-Dancing and Salsa.

Singing
Mezzo Soprano

Language
French (basic)

Other
Singing musicianship in the Royal Irish Academy of Music, Singing (Grade 3, ABRSM), piano (Grade 4, ABRSM) and guitar (basic).

Previous Experience


Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz, Festival productions, National Concert Hall.
Liesl in The Sound of Music, Festival productions, National Concert Hall.
Lyrics Opera productions: Carmen, La Boheme.

Interests


Running, travelling, yoga and reading.