Yesterday, I got to play a very small role in a very successful TV show that is currently filming its last season. (When I say “small” the character didn’t even have a name. She was referred to as “Older Woman” in the script). I only had one line but having done very little professional TV work apart from commercials I was absolutely over the moon to get the job. Continue reading

Sick Leave

After a particularly hectic month culminating in a short but intensive rehearsal period for a new writing/short play event called The Miniaturists at the Arcola theatre, my body decided enough was enough. As soon as the last performance ended, I came down with a nasty throat infection/laryngitis which left me laid up and voiceless for about a week.  Continue reading