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Dorothy Grace Laity


Personal phone number: +353 (0)89 417 59 57
Personal e-mail address: laitydg@gmail.com
Profession: Actor and Technician
Hair Colour: Auburn
Height: 5'6.5"
Playing Range: 25-35
Eye Colour: Hazel
IMDb: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm5721693/?ref_=nmbio_bio_nm
Training: Rose Bruford College
Italia Conti Associates, Plymouth (Musical Theatre; Shakespeare)
National Youth Music Theatre
Young Company, Plymouth Theatre Royal
Trafford Youth Theatre
Trafford Youth Orchestra  (Cello)
Sharples Theatre School, Altrincham (Ballet, Tap, Modern)
Elizabeth Coombe School of Dance (Ballet)
June Rendell Academy of Dance (Ballet, Tap, Modern)
Altrincham Garrick Theatre School (Acting; Stage Combat )
Theatre: 2015
Lady Invincible
Lady, Emily

2015
Annie
Ensemble
Mullingar Musical Society

2015
Trinity
Moon

2013
A La Carte (UK Tour)
Magician's Assistant
Trapdoor Entertainment

2013
Turas
Zanni, Ann Read, Matron
Footsteps N.I.

2012
Murder on the Disoriented Express
Guard E Lou

Trapdoor Entertainment

2012
Dinner For One
Sophie
Trapdoor Entertainment

2008
Maroon
Ensemble
People’s Company, Plymouth Theatre Royal

2004
Mother Goose
Colin
Touchwood

2004
Song For All Seasons
Yvette (‘Allo, ‘Allo), Mezzo Understudy, Chorus
Touchwood

2004
Pygmalion
Understudy Eliza, Female Chorus
SBADS

2003
Jack & The Beanstalk
Daisy the Cow, Dance Team, Female Vocals
Touchwood

2002
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Helena
Shakespeare in Shorts

2000
Sleeping Beauty
Sheets the Palace Ghost, Dance Team, Female Vocals
SBADS

1999
The Ragged Child
Ensemble
NYMT

1999
The Lost Domain
Ensemble
Young Company, Plymouth Theatre Royal

1998
Last Tango in Little Grimley
Margaret
ITC

1998
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Hermia
Student Production

1998
Daisy Pulls It Off
Miss Gibson
Trafford Youth Theatre

1998
Cinderella
Maisie
Crucial Crew/Evans & Evans

1998
Our Day Out Carol
TIGA

1997-1998
The Merchant of Venice
Portia
Student Production

1997
Crucial Crew the Musical
Paramedic, Stranger, Druggie, Off-License Owner
Evans & Evans


1997
Our Day Out
Mrs Briggs, Understudy Carol
Trafford Youth Theatre

1997
Our Day Out
Ronnie
Student Production

1996
Camp Grimrock
Mrs Dirk/ Mother Dark (originated)

1995
Alice (Leisy Version)
Computer, Mouse, Caterpillar (team of three), Griffon

1994
Evacuees
Mum

1994
The Hobbit
Ensemble

1993
June Rendell Academy Showcase
Dragonfly (ballet), Sarah (Vocal - Guys & Dolls), Tap Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble

1993
Little Nut Tree
Servant

1992
Only A Baby
Prophet, Ensemble Vocal
Skills:


General Skills

** Character Physical Theatre (Includes panto set-pieces**)
** Slapstick
** Pantomime (Specialisation)
** Skin costume characters
* Stage Violence
* Living History
* Swimming
* Puppetry
Teaching Expressive Arts
(includes C&G7307 Cert. Teaching Adults; Theatre Chaperone)
Driving License (Irish Provisional - adapted automatic only) Competent wheelchair user
Skjoldmø (Viking Women Warriors)
Work with animals
(inc. own cats - see also "Moviepets" database, Ireland)
Horse riding
(Very basic. Happy around horses. Can walk & trot a docile horse with saddle)






Musical


Singing: Mezzo (D3-F5); Sight read
Instruments: Percussion (tuned & untuned); Piano; Cello; Recorder; Some penny whistle



Accents & Dialects


** Mancunian Native
** Devonian Adopted 10yrs+
** Cornish Adopted and Familial
** Generic Lancashire Native
** Generic “Westcountry” 10yrs+
** Generic Yorkshire Familial
** R.P.
Generic American
Generic French
Generic Russian
Generic East European Very Basic
Cockney Very Basic


Languages

** English Native
* BSL (British Sign Language) Hold CACDP Stage I Certificate
* French Semi-Fluent
Gailge Some
Spanish Some
German Some





Dance

Lyrical
Ballet
Tap
Modern
Scottish Country
English Folk
Ceilidh
Traditional Maypole




Fighting


Stage Fighting
Longsword
Scimitar
Staff
Hand-and-a-half sword/Greatsword
Longsword and Buckler
Florentine Basic
Archery Very Basic
Epee Very Basic

Film: 2014
The Body Love Project
Self
The Body Love Project, Australia

2014
Blood Sail
Rosalind
Loose Grip Films

2013
The Burren Interpretive Centre Film
Bronze Age Widow
Tile Films

2009
Your Highness
Maid
Universal

2009
Dental Breakdown
Viking Warrior
Rocket Productions

1998
Merchant of Venice
Portia
Student Film
Voice Over: 2015
Lady Invincible
Lady, Emily

2011
Seductive Ambiguity
Audio Novel Narrator

2007-2009
RNIB Transcription
Audiobooks

2003-2006
Talking Newspapers
Presenter/Journalist

2000-2002
BABA (ABBA Tribute)
Anni-Frid

1997-1998
Copyright
Bass Guitar, Female Vocals, Stand-in Lead Female Vocals

1997
Crucial Crew the Musical (OST)
Policewoman, Paramedic, Stranger, Druggie, Homewatch Woman, Teacher, Stand in Lead Female Vocals

 
Languages & Accents:
Languages

** English Native
* BSL (British Sign Language) Hold CACDP Stage I Certificate
* French Semi-Fluent
Gailge Some
Spanish Some
German Some




Accents & Dialects

**
Mancunian Native
** Devonian Adopted 10yrs+
** Cornish Adopted and Familial
** Generic Lancashire Native
** Generic “Westcountry” 10yrs+
** Generic Yorkshire Familial
** R.P.
Generic American
Generic French
Generic Russian
Generic East European Very Basic
Cockney Very Basic

TV: 2015
Death or Liberty
Mother, Welsh Rebel
Tile Films

2014
Secrets of Great British Castles
Midwife, Lady in Waiting
Sideline Productions

2014
Gafa Sa Tur
Background
Tile Films

2013
Sacred Sites of Ireland
Earth Goddess
Tile Films

2012
Cornwyth
Dark Lady
Shadowyn Films

2008
Maroon
Ensemble
BBC (for Abolition Season)

2006-2008
Jam & Jerusalem
Background
BBC

2005
Shellseekers
Young Mum
BBC Germany

2001-2003
Down to Earth
Schoolfriend (season 1), background various
BBC
Commercials: 2014
Sock It To You (UK & Europe)
Girl Feet

2001-2008
Take A Break Magazine
Photostories various
Dance:
Lyrical
Ballet
Tap
Modern
Scottish Country
English Folk
Ceilidh
Traditional Maypole
Other: 2015
Family Christmas Fun
Magician’s Assistant & Living History
National Museum of Ireland/Irish Arms

2015
Medieval Village
Living History Interpreter
Taste of Cavan/Irish Arms

2014
Family Christmas Fun
Magician’s Assistant & Living History
National Museum of Ireland/Irish Arms

2013
Family Christmas Fun
Magician’s Assistant & Living History
National Museum of Ireland/Irish Arms

2013
Come and Sing:The Opera Choruses
Alto Section
FOPS

2011–2012
Christmas Grotto Arigna Mining Experience
Emily Elf
Trapdoor Entertainment

2010-present
Trapdoor Entertainment
Performer & Technical Manager

2009-present
Irish Arms
Living History Interpreter/Performer

2000
Nursery Rhymes Christmas Grotto Endsleigh G. & L.
Lady from Bambury Cross

1998-2000
Wembury Bay
Arts Warden

Own weaponry and costume availability: Please contact to discuss

Technical Theatre: Details available on request.