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Curriculum Vitae

Kirsty Gillespie

Actor / Improvisor / Presenter

Height
156cm / 5ft 1in
Birthdate
7 November 1963 (55 this year)
Eye Colour
Green
Hair Colour
Brown
Natural Accent
New Zealand
Ethnicity
European
Location
Christchurch

Experience

Theatre

2011 Goldilocks Mama Bear and Woodcutter's Wife The Court Theatre, Dir. Timothy Bartlett, Christchurch
2010 Improv Marathon The Court Theatre, Christchurch
2009 A Very Merry Christmas - What the Dickens The Court Theatre, Dir. Ross Gumbley, Christchurch
2005 Radio Ha-Ha The Forge at The Court Theatre, Dir. Ross Gumbley, Christchurch
2003 - current Scared Scriptless The Court Theatre, Christchurch
2003 - current Professional Improvisor The Court Theatre, Christchurch

Television

2010 The Erin Simpson Show - Will and Dan Whitebait, Dir. Robin Shingleton, Christchurch
2010 What Now - Fairy Tales got Talent Whitebait, Dir. Kerry DuPont, Christchurch
2010 What Now Chelsea Bunn Whitebait, Dir. Kerry DuPont, Christchurch
1998 - 2001 Marketplace Presenter CTV, Dir. Shaun Lucas, Christchurch

Film

2010 Toolbox - Teens and Tweens - Parents Inc Presenter Whitebait, Dir. Veronica McCarthy, Christchurch
2009 The Life of Earnest Rutherford Featured Space-Girl Productions, Dir. Gillian Ashurst, Christchurch

Commercials

2006 McQuarry Bank Featured New Zealand

Radio

2000 - 2003 Various Regular voice overs for TVCs and corporate, promotional links Christchurch

Training & Education

2010 Melbourne Improv Jason Geary
2010 Advanced Screen Acting Miranda Harcourt
2010 Advanced Improv Rebecca D'unamuno (Melbourne)
2010 TV Skills Lara MacGregor
2009 Loose Moose Canada Shawn Tippett (Toronto)
2008 and 2010 Advanced Improv Patti Stiles (Melbourne)

Skills

Accents, character work, improvisation, singing (alto), gymnastics, skiing, swimming, stilt walking, stage fighting, stunt work