Coco Hennessy

Coco Hennessy

Overview

Ethnicity
Caucasian
Age Range
20 - 30
Height
5' 2" (1m 57cm)
Weight
7st. 9lb. (49kg)
Hair Colour
Blonde
Eye Colour
Blue
Build
Slim

Credits

Year Role / Type Name of Production / Director Company / Venue
2016 David Klowie (Jareth: Goblin Drag King)
Theatre
A Little Labyrinth
King of the Fringe
Marlborough Theatre, Brighton
2016 Director of Choreography
Music Video
Girl Talk / Girl Walk // All Day
Filmspot
Alive Fitness
2016 Jareth: Goblin Drag King
RolePlay
Love The Bomb
Moonlight Collective
Yellow Book Cafe
2015 Kristophe Katastroff
RolePlay
All Aboard the Airship of Expression
Brighton Expression Sessions
Yellow Book Cafe
2015 Choreographer
Theatre
English Disco Lovers
TED x
Brighton Dome
2014 - 2015 Dan de Lion
Theatre
Sleeping Beauty
James Weisz
Emporium Rep
Emporium Theatre
2014 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Theatre
Wilderness Festival
Ash Perrin
The Flying Seagull Project
Kids Field
2014 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Workshops
Camp Bestival
Ash Perrin
The Flying Seagull Project
2014 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Theatre
Hop Farm Festival
Ash Perrin
The Flying Seagull Project
Hop Farm
2014 Mime Max
Theatre
Nights At the Music Hall
Charlotte Dearing
Clicking Tock
Latest Music Bar
2010 - 2014 Drama Teacher
Teacher
Actable Academy
Sami Jayne
ActAble
Hanover Community Centre
2010 - 2013 Pirate / Superhero / Princess / Fairy / Disco Diva
RolePlay
Themed Parties
Zip Zap Boing
2013 Supporting Artist
Film (Feature)
I Give it a Year
Casting Collective
2013 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Workshops
The Flying Seagull Project - Romania
Ash Perrin
The Flying Seagull Project
The Seagull Centre of Silliness, Romania
2013 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Workshops
Skip's Birthday Party
H2Oh Entertainment
Theatre Royal Brighton
2013 Captain Confounded
Theatre
Stuff 'n' Nonsense
Sami Jayne
ActAble
Emporium Theatre
2013 Mrs Doris Potty
Corporate
Freeview Promotion
H2Oh Entertainment
Jubilee Square
2013 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Theatre
Wilderness Festival
Ash Perrin
The Flying Seagull Project
Kids Feild
2013 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Theatre
The Dotty Spotty-Sox Show
Dotty Spotty-Sox
Emporium Theatre
2013 Queen Nefertiti
RolePlay
The Curse of The Ring
Murder Mystery Meals
2013 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Theatre
Clatterati Cabaret
Chris Creswell
Voodoo Vaudeville
Speigeltent
2013 Storyteller / Captain Confounded / Other Roles
Theatre
Junk Adventures
Sami-Jayne Farnsworth
ActAble
Hanover Centre, Brighton
2012 - 2013 Lady Catherine Ettiere
RolePlay
The Jealous Bride
Murder Mystery Meals
2012 Pickles the Elf
Corporate
Christmas Wonderland Grotto
FEAR! Brighton
FEAR! Brighton
2012 Supporting Artist
Film (Feature)
Fast and Furious 6
Casting Collective
Piccadilly Circus
2012 Zombie (Scare Actor)
Corporate
FEAR! Brighton
FEAR! Brighton
FEAR! Brighton
2012 Magical Marvels with Fox and Sox
Theatre
Cirqueland
H2Oh Entertainment
360 Mall, Kuwait
2012 Hippy Mum
Commercial
EE Phone Commercial
Casting Collective
2012 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Cruise Ship
Dotty's Marvellous Magic Show
Boogie Management
Brittany Ferries
Mont Saint Michael
2012 Festival Girl
Commercial
Foxy Bingo Commercial
Casting Collective
2012 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Theatre
Dotty's Marvellous Magic Show
Paddle Round The Pier
Children's Stage, Hove Lawns
2012 Siren
Theatre
And No Birds Sing
James Lloyd-Pegg
Strange Beast
The Booth Museum of Natural History, Brighton
2012 Egyptian Goddess
Theatre
The Curse of Cleopatra's Ass
Chris Creswell
Voodoo Vaudeville
The Warren, Brighton
2012 Mary Edwards
Film (Short)
The Watsons
Hannah Baxter
Baxter Pictures
On Location in Hastings & Rye
2011 Snow White
Theatre (Tour)
Snow White
Nick Young
Rainbow Theatre
2011 Balloon-Modelling Elf
Corporate
Walkabout Christmas Entertainment
H2Oh Entertainment
2011 Dollface
Corporate
Fright Nights Walkabout
Thorpe Park
2011 Supporting Artist
Commercial
Lucozade Advert
Mustard Film Company
Brighton
2011 Magician's Assistant
Theatre (Tour)
Illusion X
Scott Pepper
Scott Pepper Productions
2011 Dimples
Corporate
Thomas Cook Airline Squad
The Business
Gatwick Airport
2011 Stand-up Comedian
Theatre
Play to Perform
The Short and Girlies
The Marlborough Theatre, Brighton
2011 Mole
Musical
Wind In The Willows
Brian Thresh
Image Musical Theatre
Nationwide
2010 - 2011 Cinderella
Theatre (Tour)
Cinderella
Laura Pickett
Tickled Pink Productions
2010 Supporting Artist
Commercial
Butlins Commercial
Butlins
Bognor Regis
2010 Katrina
Corporate
Shocktoberfest
Aardvark Productions
Tulley's Farm
2010 Voodoo Warrior
Corporate
Shocktoberfest
Aardvark Productions
Tulley's Farm
2010 The Lady In Red
Corporate
Halloween Storytelling
Aardvark Productions
Dover Castle
2010 Workshop Leader
Workshops
Native American Indian Workshop
Flying Pizza Theatre Company
2010 Hortensia Tertia
Corporate
Roman Day
Aardvark Productions
Kent Life
2010 Peter Pan
TIE
Peter Pan
Romina Tappi
Theatrino
Italy
2010 Lion / Scarecrow
TIE
Wizard of Oz
Romina Tappi
Theatrino
2010 Robin Hood
TIE
Robin Hood
Romina Tappi
Theatrino
2010 Guinevere / Lancelot / Storyteller
TIE
Excalibur
Romina Tappi
Theatrino
2010 Various
TIE
Sketch Shows
Romina Tappi
Theatrino
2010 Workshop Leader
Workshops
EFL Drama Workshops
Romina Tappi
Theatrino
Italy
2009 - 2010 Wishee Washee
Theatre (Tour)
Aladdin
Chaplins
2009 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Theatre
Dotty's Showtime
Beverley Williams
Production Suite
Skylight Theatre, Holiday Village Algarve, Portugal
2009 Doctor D.Otty / Professor Potty / SuperDot / Sir Jotta-Lotta-Rot / Dot Drown'Alot
RolePlay
Wacky Walkabouts
Beverley Williams
Production Suite
Poolside, Holiday Village Algarve
2008 - 2009 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Workshops
Clowning / Balloon-modelling / Face-painting Workshops
Production Suite
2009 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Theatre
Magical Cascade
Beverley Williams
Production Suite
Skylight Theatre, Holiday Village Algarve, Portugal
2009 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Theatre
Cirque di Fantasia
Beverley Williams
Production Suite
Skylight Theatre, Holiday Village Algarve, Portugal
2009 Layla
Film (Short)
Note To Self
Tavia Merritt
University of Gloucestershire
Cheltenham
2009 Supporting Artist
Film (Feature)
Amazing Grace
Clapham Productions
Gloucester Docks
2008 - 2009 Sarah The Cook
Theatre (Tour)
Dick Whittington
Linda Clark
Chaplins
Midlands, Wales and West Country
2008 - 2009 Idle Jack (Understudy)
Theatre (Tour)
Dick Whittington
Linda Clark
Chaplins
2008 Dotty Spotty-Sox
Theatre
Dotty's Showtime
Beverly Williams
Production Suite
Hotel Presidente, Ibiza
2008 Waitress
Film (Short)
Black Holes
Steven Trumble
Bournemouth Arts Institute
2008 Rachael
Still Photos
Coffee Break Fiction Issue 30
Take A Break Magazine
2007 Ballooning Elf
Corporate
Christmas Wonderland Grottos
Ministry of Fun
2007 Woodland Elf
Corporate
Meryll Lynch Christmas party
Ministry of Fun
2007 Chef Lulu
Corporate
Disney's Ratatouille Big Cheese Tour
Ministry of Fun
Glasgow and Nottingham city centres
2007 Samantha
Theatre
Sam and the Fortune Teller
Ben Henson
Understairs Arts
Edinburgh Fringe Festival
2006 Serial Killer
Corporate
The Chamber Live!
Tussauds Group
The Chamber of Horrors, Madame Tussauds
2006 Florina
Theatre
Mad Forest
Effie Makepeace
Goldsmiths University
The George Wood Theatre
2006 Coco the Clown
Corporate
Various Parties and Events
Daisy's Entertainment
London
2005 Gillian Anderson's Body Double & Stand-in
Film (Feature)
Straightheads (Closure)
Dan Reed
Straightheads Ltd
London and Shropshire
2005 Supporting Artist
TV
Doctors
BBC TV
2005 Billy Beachball
Theatre
Billy Saves The Day
Woolacoombe Bay Holiday Parcs
Golden Sands Club House
2005 Animation Team - Creative
Theatre
Rocky Horror, Grease, Sister Act, Muscial Highlights, Step Back in Time and Sunday Night Live
Fiesta Consulting
Club Mac, Alcudia, Majorca
2005 Supporting Artist
TV
Casualty
BBC TV
2005 Blossom
Corporate
The Power Puff Girls
Chessington World of Adventures
2005 Company
Theatre
Chess
Goldsmiths Musical Theatre Society
George Wood Theatre
2004 Meddle / Enchanted Storyteller
Theatre
Meddle The Monkey
Longleat Safari Park Ltd
The Enchanted Tree, Longleat House Grounds
2004 George / Enchanted Storyteller
Theatre
George The Lion
Longleat Safari Park Ltd
The Enchanted Tree, Longleat House Grounds
2004 Riff (Understudy)
Theatre
The Superbeast Show
Longleat Safari Park Ltd
Pavilion Theatre, Longleat House Grounds
2004 Postman Pat
Corporate
Postman Pat
Longleat Safari Park Ltd
Postman Pat Village, Longleat House Grounds
2003 Activity Leader / Director
Workshops
EFL Drama Activities / Grease
International Quest
Greenwich and Oxford
2002 Workshop Leader
Workshops
Drama Discovery Day
Dean Close School
The Bacon Theatre
2001 Supporting Artist
Film (Feature)
The Gathering
Granada Film Productions
Northleach
2001 Workshop Leader
Workshops
Drama, Dance and Music Workshops
Street Level
Hurst Lodge School
1999 Representing Gloucestershire
Theatre
NODA Centenary Celebration
DODS
Palladium, London
1995 Lesley Ann Downs
Theatre
Myra
Peter Nolan
DODS
Gloucester One Act Play Festival
1992 - 1993 Little Belle
Theatre
A Christmas Carol
Norrie Carr Agency
The Mermaid Theatre, London
1992 Sleepy
Theatre
Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
Lucinda Hennessy
Torwood Productions
Torwood, Ascot, Berkshire
1989 Figaro
Theatre
Pinocchio
Lucinda Hennessy
Torwood Productions
Torwood, Ascot, Berkshire

Education

About me

I am a dedicated, highly skilled and versatile performer, with life-long experience working within the entertainment industry in a varied range of roles. I am a physical character actor and full time clown, professionally trained to a high standard in singing, dancing and acting since the age of 2 years old.

I have extensive experience in street performance, musical theatre, pantomime, site-specific physical theatre, family entertainment, educational theatre, and teaching, workshop leading, presenting and interactive walkabout. Also with: film & TV, magic, devising, writing, directing, choreography, technical, multi-role playing & international ensemble touring.

I am passionate about creating spectacular emotive high-quality theatre accessible to all. I am gender-flexible, highly adaptable and enjoy challenging myself, physically and creatively.

Additional Information

CLOWNING:
Dotty Spotty-Sox

“completely bonkers, but is one of the best children’s entertainers we have ever seen”

Performing magic shows, balloon-modelling, face-painting, busking, theatre, cabaret & interactive comedy walkabout at parties and events across UK and internationally for over 10 years.

TRAINING:
Began training at Hurst Lodge School, Sunningdale, Berkshire (full time performing arts school) in 1988. Won multiple choreographic competitions.

Studied BA Drama and Theatre Arts at Goldsmith's College, University of London 2003-2006. Specialised in Physical Theatre.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Acting: Solo LAMDA Gold Medal with Honours

Singing: Grade 8 trained (ABRSM) Mezzo-Soprano

Dancing: Ballet, Modern, Tap (trained up to Intermediate level)

Additional Skills

Skilled in:
Script Writing
Directing
Devising
Teaching
Workshop leading
Choreography
Improvisation
Comedy
Multi-role playing
Full skin performing
Stage management
Set and LFX Design
LFX and SFX Operating

Experienced in:
Children's Theatre
Musical Theatre
Physical Theatre
Street Theatre
Open-air Theatre
Site-Specific
Shakespeare
Pantomime
Storytelling
Ensemble Touring
TIE
Working Abroad
Murder Mystery
Scare Acting
Presenting
Hosting
Invisible Theatre
FOH, Backstage and Technical

Film and TV:
Lead Roles
Supporting Roles
Period Drama
Supporting Artist
Body-double (Gillian Anderson)
Stand-in
Runner

Skills

Skin Colour White
Hair Length Short to Medium
Native accent English
Accents (UK) Bristol, Cockney, Cornish, Devon, Dorset, English, standard, Essex, Gloucester, Kent, Liverpool, London, Northern England, Northern Irish, RP, Scottish, Standard, Shropshire, South London, Southern England, Sussex, West Country, Wiltshire
Accents (North American) Boston, Californian, General American, Midwest Farm & Ranch, New York City, Southern American, Texas, Upper-Class Massachusetts
Accents (International) Australian, Cork, Eastern European, French, Irish, Italian, Romanian, Scandinavian, Spanish
Languages Spoken English
Interested in Comedy, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Improvisation, Modelling, Music Videos, Online, Panto, Presenting, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Teaching Theatre, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TIE/TYA, TV, Voice Over
Experienced in Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Modelling, Panto, Presenting, Radio, Roleplay, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TIE/TYA, TV
General Singing Skills Solo
Specific Singing Skills Belt, Mezzo-Soprano
General Dance Skills Ballet, Folk, Jazz, Swing/Jive, Tap
Musical Skills Percussion, Ukulele
Organisation Membership Equity
Stage Combat Skills Yes
Driving Licences Standard
Perform nude? Only Professionally
DBS checked Yes