CV

Curriculum Vitae

Spotlight
Spotlight Profile

TV

Programme Company
Behind Closed Doors BBC
Scots Squad The Comedy Unit
Scots Squad Pilot Episode The Comedy Unit

Film and Multimedia

Character Production Director
Nellie Behold Me Standing Wilma Smith
Young Rose Time Traveller Bernd Porr
Isobel Gowdie Blood and Roses Sandy Thomson
Shop Assistant Bathtime (click to watch) Fiona Cairns
Barmaid A Mug’s Game Joe McArdle

Theatre

Show Character Director Company
Uncle Varik Shona Michael Emans Rapture
Lifeboat Beth Gill Robertson Catherine Wheels
The Sash Una Michael Emans Rapture
LicketyLeap Margaret Virginia Radcliffe LicketySpit
The Christmas Quangle Wangle Stella Johnny Austin LicketySpit
Sex and God Jane Nicholas Bone Magnetic North
27 Ann Marie Hague Vicky Featherstone NTS
Go Now Sophie Alice Butler Risking Enchantment
Futureproof Lille Dominic Hill Traverse/Dundee Rep
Don Giovanni Donna Elvira Kenny Miller Oran Mor
Mother Courage Kattrin Morven Gregor -
Bunnies Eva Nicola McCartney -
The Snow Queen Princess Lena/Redhead Mark Thomson -
Magic Spaghetti Sugarina/Mrs Macberto/Mr Tattie Virginia Radcliffe Lickety Spit
Sense (Skin) Jule Brenda Murphy Frozen Charlotte
Pobby and Dingan Kellyanne Gill Robertson Catherine Wheels
An Incident at the Border Olivia Selma Demitrijevic Oran Mor
Hansel and Gretel Gretel Gill Robertson Catherine Wheels
Lifesaving Sandra Gilly Roche
Peer Gynt Solveig Dominic Hill Dundee Rep/NTS
Baby Baby Pinkie Jemima Levick Stellar Quines/Perissology
Nasty, Brutish and Short Mary Jane Dominic Hill Traverse Theatre/NTS
365 J Vicky Featherstone NTS
Liar Lizzie Guy Hollands TAG
Peter Pan Bill Jukes/Mermaid Jeremy Raison Citizens Theatre
Spanglebaby Amy Rose Sandy Thomson Poorboy

Radio

Production Character Producer Director
McLevy Peggy BBC Radio Scotland Bruce Young
The Seagull Nina Bona Broadcasting Dominic Hill
Side Effects Rachel Bona Broadcasting Lorne Campbell
Mcbeth’s Mcpets Minnie BBC Radio Scotland Kirsty Williams
“Acting Up” Various BBC Radio Scotland Larry Sullivan

Workshops

Chinese Pole: Aerial Edge
Circus Skills (Stilts/Slackline/Juggling): Spinal Chord
Voice: Professor Ros Steen (Centre for voice and performance RCS)
Dance: Justine McLucas, contemporary dance for pole
Burlesque: Tina Warren (Club Noir).
Acting: Kevin Spacey, Sandy Thomson (Poorboy Theatre Company).
Acting for Camera: Katya Kamotskaia, Nancy Bishop.
Radio: Larry Sullivan, Kirsty Williams.
Voice: Cicely Berry, Nadine George (The Voice Studio), Pamela Prather.
Movement: Al Seed (The Arches), Anna-Helena McLean (Gardzienice, Poland) Adrian Howells (Beyond the comfort zone) Tim Lacata (Feldenkrais method).
Staged play-reading: Liam Brennan (Benny Lynch at the Citizens Theatre).
Shakespeare: Dominic Hill (Dundee Rep).
Children’s Theatre: Gill Robertson (Catherine Wheels Theatre Company).

Skills
Musical

  • Flute
  • Saxophone
  • Guitar
  • Mezzo-Soprano singer

Acrobatic and Dance

  • Rope/Silks/Trapeze (intermediate)
  • Hoop/strops/Chinese Pole (beginner)
  • Scottish Country Dancing
  • Pole Dancing (intermediate)

Vocal

  • Native Accent: Scots
  • Good RP
  • Australian
  • Northern Irish

Other

  • Full Clean Driving Licence

Awards

2008 Gold Medal Award Winner, RSAMD
2008 Member of the RSAMD Carleton Hobbs Team
2007 Elaine Campbell Gullen Poetry award winner
2005 Ian Bannen winner

Other Info

Ashley recently filmed a music video in which she choreographed and performed a pole routine, look out for the video on the site soon!