Sophie Jo Wasson

Student Information


Hair:

Brown, straight, long.

Height:

5’4”

Eyes:

Brown

Nationality:

British/Irish

Natural Accent:

Modern Dublin-Irish

Agent:

The Agency-khayden@tagency.ie

Course Information


Course Name:

Bachelor in Acting

Year of Graduation:

2014

Productions at The Lir Academy


ProductionCharacterDirector
AntigoneIsmene/EurydiceAnnabelle Comyn
The Poor Little Boy With No Arms (Devised)Bridie/Fydimpna/Child/Baby/Donkey/Chorus memberMikel Murfi
Scenes from The Big PictureTheresa BlackNona Shepphard
Bold GirlsCassieSelina Cartmell
Twelfth NightViolaHilary Wood
Into the WoodsThe WitchTom Creed
The ClearingSusaneh WinterAnnabelle Comyn
Homemade (short film)Homeless GirlMark Sheridan

Special Skills


Stage combat
Certified rapier & dagger and unarmed (IDCA).

Accents
North Dublin, South Dublin, Standard Irish, Cork, Galway, Belfast, Derry, Donegal,  Standard English, RP, London, Mancunian, Standard Scottish, West Country, West Midlands, Standard American, New York, Southern American, Australian, French, Italian, German, Spanish.

Dance
Basic dance training in Ballroom, Period, Street and Jazz Modern. Some experience in Contemporary Dance

Language
Conversational French and Irish

Singing
Mezzo-Soprano

Other
Horse riding to a low intermediate level. Full drivers licence.

Previous Experience


Theatre: Chicago,  Velma Kelly, Chatroom,  Eva, Dublin Fringe Festival 2008.
Film & TV:  “32A” (Film; 2005), Ruth Murray, Official selection Berlinale 2007 and Winner Best Debut Feature Film, Galway Film Fleadh 2006, “The Clinic” ,Madison O’Brien (Series 5; 2007 and series 7; 2009), “Val Falvey TD”, Student
Voiceover: Role of the Child RTE documentary

Interests


Skiing, snowboarding, singing, travelling, cooking, yoga.