Blood: Casting Announcement
Updated: Dec 5, 2017
Casting Announcement for our new work-in-progress play Blood...
Runner up for the Marlowe Theatre ROAR Development programme, winner of The World End Writer's Prize at The Chelsea Theatre and now supported by The Actor's Centre, Blood will debut as a work-in-progress at The Tristan Bates on Friday 15th December 2017. You can book tickets for Blood and for the other #12DaysOfChristmas shows here.
Bonnie - Bea Xu
Bea played an earlier version of Bonnie when Blood was performed as part of ’Til The World’s End: Home/Culture/Borders at Chelsea Theatre in October. She has never trained in theatre but dipped in and out of acting at Oxford University, where she performed in Volporne XXX, Edward Gant's Amazing Feats of Loneliness! and 12 Angry Women. Following stints in production, Bea now works on campaigns for climate change charity 10:10. She's also an artist, writer and clown for RenewRebels.
Sayeed - Shaheen Ahmed-Chowdhury
Shaheen graduated just this Summer, and has since started working in London. He dabbled in some theatre at University, and has since moved on to doing some Spoken Word and Film projects. In the future he wants to learn to animate, and produce online content for the themes that interest him.
Leah - Chloe Ewart
Chloe most recently played Grace in the web series, Jade Dragon and El Soo in the IFTA winning TV series, An Klondike. Since completing her training at Drama Studio London, Chloe has appeared in several TV, film and theatre productions. Credits include Coronation St (ITV), Foreign Goods Last Forever (Theatre 503), Meat (Southwark Playhouse), The Hapless Love Life of Jesus Grey (Not Waving But Drowning), Emmerdale (ITV), Penpals(Southwark Playhouse), Heart (Richmix), Fatum (Box Head Productions).
Stay tuned for more updates as we rehearse and develop our show...