Free Premium Access Free Premium Access

Dani Tonks

Dani Tonks

Overview

Ethnicity
Caucasian
Age Range
20 - 30
Height
5' 6" (1m 68cm)
Weight
9st. 11lb. (62kg)
Hair Colour
Auburn
Eye Colour
Green
Build
Slim

Credits

Year Role / Type Name of Production / Director Company / Venue
2017 - 2018 Sam
Radio
The King of the Flat White
Warsaw Pact ltd
BBC
2017 - 2018 Ruth (Lead)
Film (Short)
The Other
Christopher Bevan
Dreamfusion Productions
Derbyshire
2017 - 2018 Zoe (Lead)
Film (Feature)
Clown Face
Alex Bourne
Great Eacape Films & Hellbound Media
Birmingham
2017 - 2018 Drama & Comedy teacher
Teacher
PQA
PQA
Birmingham
2017 Presenter
Commercial
Run Creative TV
Run Creative TV
London
2017 Girl in the Woods
Computer Game
The Moment
Richard Ramchurn
Albino Mosquito
Manchester
2017 Maya (Lead)
Film (Feature)
Parasitic Twin
All Zammi
Angelika Vision
Central Italy
2017 Actor
Film (Short)
Not a red Card Offence
Stuart Thompson
BrightTalk
2017 Actor/model
Commercial
E-Bike commuter lifestyle imagery for Cycle Republic
Kieran Robinson
Cycle Republic
Birmingham
2016 Actor
Music Video
Wearing Scars / Wounds
Adam David Barker
Video Ink
Manchester Northern Quarter
2015 Actor/Model
Commercial
Lifestyle shoot
Susannah Feilds
Harry and Beatrice
The Scullery - East London
2015 Zoe (Lead)
Film (Short)
Clown Face
Alex Bourne
Great Escape Films
Birmingham - location
2015 Model
Still Photos
Lifestyle shoot
Nick Dolding
Nick Dolding Photography
Old Street studio & on location in East London
2015 Model
Still Photos
KODAK Alaris Lifestyle Shoot
Yunus Akseki
Imperial Leisure
Location shoot - East London
2015 Actor/model
Still Photos
Getty Images
Getty Images
The Coronet
2015 Lead Girl - Red/Blue
Film (Student)
Driftress
Luke Howie
Staffordshire University
Stoke - On - Trent
2015 Actor/model
Commercial
Confetti Body Spray
Matt Manner
Tweak Films/Mad Manners
Malcom Ryan Studios
2015 Lady Macbeth
Theatre
Macbeth
Ian Moore
Black Box Theatre
Mitchell Art Centre (MAC Theatre) Stoke, Lantern Theatre Liverpool, Bradford Playhouse, John Thaw Theatre Manchester
2015 Actor/model
Music Video
Liam Browne and The LOVE / John & Yoko
Tony Boffey
[T O N Y B O F F E Y]
Location shoot - Manchetser
2014 Alexis (Lead)
Film (Short)
Too Far Gone
Harry Fisher
HGF Productions
Shrewsbury
2014 7- Lia
Theatre
Zara's Casket
DAMILOLA K FASHOLA
New Heritage Theatre
Paddington Arts Centre
2014 Workshop Participate
Workshops
Directors master class
Caroline Steinbeis
Royal Exchange Theatre
Royal Exchange Theatre
2014 Charlotte
Film (Short)
My Best Friend
Megan K Fox
Met Film
Ealing
2014 Lead girl
Music Video
The Twang / New Love
Andy Goodman
Nice Monster
Birmingham
2014 Workshop facilitator
Teacher
Before I Fall
Kayleigh Harper
Without Theatre
Kings Arms
2014 Lead girl - actor/model
Music Video
Emile Bernard / City Of
Paolo Fornasari
Emile Bernard
2014 Gina (Lead)
Film (Short)
Find Me
Pablo Zhang
East 15 Acting School
Loughton
2014 Actor/model
Commercial
The Young Ones - Fashion promo
Jamie Thistlewait
Met Film School
Ealing Studios
2014 Workshop facilitator
Teacher
The Left Behinds
Holly Mazur
Royal Exchange Young Company
Royal Exchange Theatre
2013 Sharon
Theatre
Detroit
Gerry McAlpine
East 15 Acting School
East 15 Acting School
2013 Sofia
Theatre
Wild Honey
John Gillet
East 15 Acting School
East 15 Acting School
2012 Pheobe
Theatre
Talking to Terrorists
East 15 Acting School
East 15 Acting School
2012 Model
Still Photos
The Dreamer - Silent, weightless
Paul Fryer
Paul Fryer Contemporary Artist
2011 Model
Still Photos
Kee Boutique/ASOS
Kee Boutique
Leeds
2011 Model
Music Video
TCTS / [LIVE visual audio performance]
TCTS
Manchester
2010 - 2011 Laurel and Nick
Theatre
The Funeral Palour
Self directed
Platform 1 - Royal Exchange Theatre
Royal Exchange Theatre - Studio
2010 - 2011 Courtesan/dancer
Theatre
Comedy of Errors
Rachel Brogan
Contact Theatre
Contact Theatre
2009 Vanessa (Lead)
Film (Feature)
The Perfect Burger
Todd Carty
British Youth Filming Academy
2008 Ginny (Lead)
Film (Feature)
Re - Evolution
Andrew Walkington
British Youth Filming Academy

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 2014
    3 yr. Acting
  • 2013
    2 week introductory to puppetry
  • 2012
    MUSICALITY OF THE BODY. 4-DAY MASTERCLASS.
    Song of the Goat Theatre (Teatr Pieśń Kozła)
  • 2010
    Rose Bruford Summer School
  • 2009
    5 week intensive for stage and screen
    British Youth Filming Academy
  • 2009
    2 yr. Acting
    New Hampton arts college

About me

Dani is a multi disciplined artist within theatre, film, presenting, story telling, devising and contemporary movement such as contact improvisation, physical theatre and ecstatic dance.

Dani has been a rehearsal director and acting mentor for acting students for the youth company at The Royal Exchange Theatre (Manchester), Without Theatre Company (Manchester) and Contact Theatre - CYAC (Manchester) devising,directing and planning workshops. Dani has recently been taken on as the Drama and Comedy teacher at Pauline Quirk Academy (PQA) in June 2017. Teaching and mentoring aspiring actors from ages 12 - 18.

Additional Information

Macbeth Review from The Skinny by Joe Ramsden staged at the Lantern Theatre Liverpool;

"Dani Tonks, whose every movement as Lady Macbeth is charged with a palpably sensual, yet highly calculated, energy elavate the piece to a class act of theatre.."

SHOW REEL;

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cQTQsundP4Y

Additional Skills

In no particular order;

Workshop facilitator
Devising
Directing
Photographer
Spoken word
Modelling
Stilt walking - beginner
Contemporary movement
Choreography
Alexander Technique
Yoga
Writing
Living History
Producing

Skills

Skin Colour White
Hair Length Long
Native accent English
Accents (UK) Birmingham, Black Country, London, Manchester, Midlands, East, Northern England, Northern Working Class, RP, Scottish, Standard, Stafford
Accents (North American) General American, Southern American
Accents (International) Eastern European, Italian, Polish
Interested in Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Improvisation, Modelling, Music Videos, Online, Presenting, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Teaching Theatre, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TV, Voice Over
Experienced in Comedy, Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Film (Student), Modelling, Motion Capture, Music Videos, Panto, Presenting, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TIE/TYA, TV, Voice Over
General Singing Skills Chorus
Specific Singing Skills Alto
General Dance Skills Acrobatic Sports, Ballet, Bellydance, Contemporary, Jazz
Organisation Membership Equity
Stage Combat Skills Basic
Driving Licences Precision Driver
Perform nude? Only Professionally
DBS checked No