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Gemma Brodrick

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Gemma was recently seen in the world-premiere of Jonathan Harvey’s Our Lady’s of Blundellsands.

She originated the role of ‘Pauline’ in the world premiere of Cilla – The Musical, a role she also played on Television.

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Mandi Symonds

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Mandi will next appear in Doctor Faustusin The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, at Shakespeare’s Globe.

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“Director Robert Mcwhir…stages an explosion of entertainment that’s hoochier than a bathtub of gin. Thank Mandi Symonds for that; her vampish Katisha puts the Etta into operetta as she stalks Nanki-Po.” – Hot Mikadao, Matt Trueman

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Lucie Shorthouse

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LUCIE SHORTHOUSE is an award-winning actress who came to prominence for her highly acclaimed performance in Sheffield Theatre’s production of hit musical EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE, which subsequently transferred to London’s West End.

For her “standout performance” (as ‘Pritii Pasha’ in ETAJ) she won the 2018 WhatsOnStage Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical & the 2018 H100 Hospital Club’s Rising Star Award.

She was also nominated for the 2018 Stage Debut Award, the 2018 Mousetrap Theatre Award for Best Female Performer & the 2018 West End Wilma Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical.

Other theatre work includes ROLLER DINER for the Soho Theatre & THE HOUSE OF IN BETWEEN for the Theatre Royal, Stratford East.

Her breakthrough TV role came with Series Regular ‘Paige Pennington’ in Sky One’s BULLETPROOF and she has also appeared in LINE OF DUTY, CLEANING UP and THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE!.

She plays Series Regular ‘Momtaz’ in WE ARE LADY PARTS for NBC/WTTV on Channel 4.

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“…a very good Lucie Shorthouse…”
-Ben Brantley, New York Times

“Lucie Shorthouse is a standout success…”
-Ann Treneman, The Times

“…Shorthouse’s Pritti finds her voice – and what a voice…”
-Matt Trueman, WhatsOnStage

“Jamie’s best friend…is given two songs vivaciously rendered by Lucie Shorthouse.”
-Michael Billington, Guardian

“…there was the gorgeous honeyed voice of Lucie Shorthouse as Jamie’s Muslim best friend Pritti Pasha (the musical star of the show)…”
-Tim Auld, The Telegraph

“Lucie Shorthouse is beautiful and engaging as the studious Pritti…another performance of raw honesty.”
– Everybody’s Talking About Jamie

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Anna Savva

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Anna is best known for playing “Lugaretzia” in the hit TV series The Durrells.

Anna was recently seen as Rosa’s Mum, “Xiomara”, in BBC One’s Casualty.

Prior to this, Anna played “Martha” in the world-premiere of Howard Brenton’s JUDEat The Hampstead Theatre, which was Ed Hall’s last production as Artistic Director.

Anna was nominated for a Time Out Theatre Award for her performance in Frida & Diego.

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“Anna Savva’s wonderful, wiry, flashing performance as Frida Kahlo.” – Frida & Diego, The Guardian

“The physical and emotional pain is marvellously captured in Anna Savva’s gripping performance”. – Frida & Diego, Financial Times

“Wildly pulsating vitality is brought to the role of the Spanish gipsy by Anna Savva”. – Carmen, The Stage

“Ruby played with marvellous poise by Anna Savva”. – Hot Fudge & Ice Cream, The Daily Telegraph