Wendy Somerville

Training: QMUC: Scotland’s International Drama Centre and the Royal Academy of Music.
Theatre: Girl From the North Country (Toronto/Gielgud Theatre, London); Mistress Fraser in Local Hero (Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh and The Old Vic); Mrs Sheinkopf in School of Rock (Gillian Lynne Theatre); Helen in The 306: Day (UK Tour); Wicked Stepsister in Cinderella (London Palladium); cover Jenny in Three Penny Opera (National Theatre); Female Authority Figure/1st cover Velma in Hairspray (UK tour); Witch in Sleeping Beauty (Hull New Theatre and Wolverhampton Grand, for Qdos); cover Mrs Lovett and Beggar Woman in Sweeney Todd (Adelphi Theatre and Chichester Festival Theatre); Carabosse in Sleeping Beauty (Theatre Royal Newcastle); Female Authority Figure and cover Velma Von Tussle in Hairspray (Shaftesbury Theatre); cover Madame Thernardier in Les Miserables (Queens Theatre); Lady Macbeth in Macbeth (Bitesize Theatre Company).
Television: Classical Brit Awards 2012; Royal Variety Performance (Les Miserables); Royal Variety Performance (Hairspray); Les Miserables - 25th Anniversary Concert 2010.
Recordings: Sweeney Todd London Cast Recording 2012; Scrapbook; Michael Ball Past and Present.
Radio: Les Miserables 21st Birthday concert (BBC Radio 2) Mermaid Theatre, London.

Location: London
Height: 5'9" (175cm)
Weight: 9st. 11lb. (62kg)
Playing Age: 36 - 45 years
Appearance: White
Other: Equity
Eye Colour: Blue
Hair Colour: Auburn
Hair Length: Short
Voice Quality: Bright
Voice Character: Friendly
   
Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Standard, Central Scottish, Cockney, Edinburgh*, Geordie, Gloucester, Liverpool, London, Northern, RP, Scottish-Standard, Yorkshire
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
A Cappella, Alto, Ballad*, Cabaret Singing, Jazz Dancing, Mezzo*, Mezzo-Soprano*, Recorder, Rock Singing*, Vocal Range: Mix up to F above C, Zumba
Performance: Actor-Singer, Musical Comedy, Musical Theatre
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Cycling, Fencing, Running
Vehicle Licences: Car Driving Licence
Other Skills: Computer Literate, Knitting