Ashley Samuels

Training: Guildford School of Acting (BA Hons Musical Theatre).


Hairspray (London Coliseum); Cruel Intentions (Bill Kenwright Ltd); Night Of The Living Dead - Live (Pleasance Theatre); Roy, Mark, Pete, Bobby Jeremy in the original London cast of Fun Home (Young Vic); Stevie Wonder/1st cover Berry Gordy in Motown the Musical (Shaftesbury Theatre); Doctor in The Book of Mormon (Prince of Wales Theatre); Black Dude in the original London cast of The Toxic Avenger (Southwark Playhouse); The World Goes Round (Stephen Joseph Theatre); The Olivier Awards (Royal Opera House).


'Never too Late' This Morning (ITV); Sing it Kitty (commercial).


Back To The Future: The Musical (American Church); Pattie Shop Diaries (The Other Palace); Adam in 'Cult' - From Page to Stage (Southwark Playhouse).

Rehearsed readings: Michael in Throne; Mark in The Beach House (Stephen Joseph Theatre).

Other work includes:

Season Launch 2018 (Nottingham Playhouse); Louise Dearman: This Is Me (Concert); Motown West End Live 2017; Concert soloist (The Other Palace & Electric Theatre).

Height: 5'10" (177cm)
Playing Age: 17 - 30 years
Appearance: African-American, Black-Other Areas, Black-Caribbean
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Hair Length: Short
Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Black Country, Caribbean, Jamaican, London, Midlands-West, RP*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto, Ballet, Choral Singing, Dancehall, Falsetto, Harpsichord, Hip Hop Dance, Jazz Dancing*, Tap, Tenor*
Performance: Actor-Singer, Compere, Musical Theatre, Singer-Professional, Story Telling, TV Presenting
(* = highly skilled)
Athletics*, Badminton, Climbing, Dodgeball, Stage Combat, Swimming
Vehicle Licences: Car Driving Licence
Other Skills: Computer Literate, Devising, Drama Workshop Leader, Improvisation