Ellie Collyer-Bristow

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Collyer-Bristow Casting

Job Title

Freelance Casting DIrector

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07986 607 075

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07986 607 075




Credits as Casting Director include: Dancing at Lughnasa (Lyric Theatre, Belfast),The Glass Menagerie (Nuffield Theatre, Southampton), Handbagged (Eleanor Lloyd Productions – UK tour), Arcadia (ETT – UK Tour), Told Look Younger (Jermyn Street Theatre), Eldorado (Arcola Theatre), Tape (Trafalgar Studios), Blue Remembered Hills, Playhouse Creatures and Fred's Diner (Chichester Festival Theatre), Four Nights In Knaresborough (Southwark Playhouse); Fings Ain’t Wot They Used T’Be and Bernarda Alba (Union Theatre); This Is How It Goes and A Christmas Carol (King’s Head), MUCH (Cock Tavern), Bright Lights Big City (Hoxton Hall), Buried Child, The Drowsy Chaperone and Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story (Upstairs at the Gatehouse). As Casting Associate for the Ambassador Theatre Group: The Ruling Class, East is East, Richard III, The Pride, The Hothouse and Macbeth (all Jamie Lloyd Productions, Trafalgar Studios), Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (Playhouse Theatre), Passion Play (Duke of York Theatre), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Savoy Theatre & UK Tour), Spamalot (Playhouse Theatre and 2015 UK tour), The Rocky Horror Show, Tonight’s the Night, Annie Get Your Gun, Blue/Orange (all UK Tours). As Casting Assistant: Films – Pimp (Triple S Films) and Legacy (Black Camel Productions). TV – Come Rain Come Shine (ITV), Hattie (BBC 2), Off the Hook (BBC 3) and When Boris Met Dave (Ch4).

Notable Projects

Play – The Glass Menagerie (Nuffield Theatre) dir. Sam Hodges. Cast: Belinda Lang, Danny Lee Wynter, Pearl Chanda & Wilf Scolding Play – Handbagged (UK Tour) dir. Indhu Rubasingham, Eleanor Lloyd Productions. Cast includes: Susie Blake, Kate Fahy & Richard Teverson Play – Arcadia (UK Tour) dir. Blanche McInytrye, ETT/ATG. Cast included: Dakota Blue Richards, Flora Montgomery & Robert Cavanagh Play – The Gathered Leaves (Park Theatre) dir. Antony Eden. Cast included: Jane Asher, Clive Francis, Alexander Hanson & Nick Sampson. Musical – Annie Get Your Gun (UK Tour) dir. Ian Talbot. Cast included: Jason Donovan, Emma Williams & Norman Pace. Play – Eldorado (Arcola Theatre) dir. Simon Dormandy. Cast included: Amanda Hale, Mark Tandy & Sian Thomas. Play – Family Voices/Victoria Station (Trafalgar Studios) dir. Ed Stambollouian. Cast: Joanna Lumley, Alun Armstrong & Andrew Scott. Play – Blue Remembered Hills (Chichester Festival Theatre) dir. Anna Ledwich. Cast includes: Laura Rogers, Gary Beedle, Daniel Rabin & Ryan Early Play – Playhouse Creatures (Chichester Festival Theatre) dir. Michael Oakley. Cast included: Alexandra Gilbreath, Charlotte Beaumont, Susan Tracy & Kirsty Besterman. Play – Fred’s Diner (Chichester Festival Theatre) dir. Tim Hoare. Cast included: Cush Jumbo, Olivia Poulet & Paul Hickey


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