John Coates

Training: Guildford School of Acting

Sheriff Ike Vallon/Backswoodman in Show Boat (New London Theatre/Sheffield Crucible); The Station Master (Workshop); Robinson Crusoe (The Mayflower, Southampton); Professor Zoltan Karpathy in My Fair Lady (Sheffield Crucible); 2nd Cover Sweeney Todd in Sweeney Todd (Chichester Festival Theatre & Adelphi Theatre); Big Davey/ cover George in Billy Elliot the Musical (Victoria Palace Theatre); Bob McCaffrey/ cover Luther Billis in South Pacific (UK tour); Pirate/ Policeman in The Pirates of Penzance (Kilworth House Open Air Theatre); Genie of the Lamp in Aladdin (Northcott Theatre, Exeter); Bookseller/ cover Cogsworth in Beauty and the Beast (UK tour); Jerry Springer The Opera (Cambridge Theatre); Bisset the Butcher/ cover Fezziwig in Scrooge (UK tour); Rattlesnake/ cover Henry Miller in Calamity Jane (UK tour); Cover General Bellows in Doctor Dolittle (UK tour).

Film: Inbetweeners (Film 4)
Concerts: Sondheim Tonight (Barbican Theatre); All Star Gala (Chichester Festival Theatre); Laugh and Be Happy (Chichester Minerva Theatre).

Location: Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
Height: 5'9" (175cm)
Weight: 17st. 10lb. (112kg)
Playing Age: 31 - 45 years
Appearance: White
Other: Equity
Eye Colour: Hazel
Hair Colour: Dark Brown
Hair Length: Short
Voice Character: Sincere
Voice Quality: Warm
Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, Australian, Belfast, Birmingham, East Anglian, Essex, French, Geordie, Glasgow, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Lancashire*, Liverpool, London, Northern, RP, Russian, Swansea, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballad*, Baritone*, Cabaret Singing*, Classical Singing, Harmonica, High Baritone, Jazz Dancing*, Rock Singing, Tap*, Tenor Baritone*
Performance: After Dinner Speaker, Audio Books, Clown, Comedy, Commedia Dell'Arte, Commentating, Compere, Mask, Master of Ceremonies, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre, Radio Presenting, Repertory, Singer-Professional, Street Theatre, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Baseball*, Bowling*, Judo*, Pool, RollerSkating, Rugby*, Snooker, Stage Combat*, Swimming, Tennis
Vehicle Licences: Car Driving Licence
Other Skills: Balloon Modelling, Bullwhip, Computer Literate, Conjuring, Illusionist, Improvisation, Magician, Mime, Narration, Poker, Puppetry, Story Telling