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Karlina Grace-Paṣeda (Pa-shey-da)

Karlina Grace-Paṣeda (Pa-shey-da)

Overview

Ethnicity
Black - African
Age Range
35 - 45
Height
5' 7" (1m 70cm)
Weight
9st. 6lb. (60kg)
Hair Colour
Black
Eye Colour
Brown
Build
Slim

Credits

Year Role / Type Name of Production / Director Company / Venue
2017 Coral
Rehearsed Reading
Dead Yard
Yasmeen Turner
Arcola Writers Residency
Arcola Theatre
2017 The Overseer
Rehearsed Reading
Vessel
Sue MacLaine
Sue MacLaine Company
The Place
2017 Mother
Theatre
CUSTODY
Gbemi Ikumelo
Faith Drama Productions
Ovalhouse Theatre
2017 Joanne
Theatre
Rose Coloured
Lara Genovese
Theatre 503
Theatre 503
2016 Helen Taylor/Ensemble
Theatre
Women Centre Stage Festival: 'The Nightclub' and 'Fucking Feminists'
Lisa CagnaccI/Sue Parrish
Sphinx Theatre
Hampstead Theatre
2016 Moselle Glendale
Rehearsed Reading
They Know Not What They Do
Cora Nolan
Pitch Lake Productions
Arts Depot
2016 Helen Taylor/Ensemble
Theatre
Acts of Defiance Festival: 'The Nightclub' and 'Fucking Feminists'
Lisa Cagnacci, Kay Adshead, Rachel Valentine Smith
Mama Quilla Theatre Company
Theatre 503, The Latchmere, 503 Battersea Park Rd, London SW11 3BW
2016 Shyanne
Theatre
TRAILER/trash
Rosemary Hill
The Play's the Thing
MK Gallery
2016 Multiple Roles
Rehearsed Reading
Extracts from New Plays
Lisa Cagnacci
Theatre503
Theatre 503
2016 Mama Odetta
Theatre
Don't Drink the Water
Ashlea Kaye
Pint Sized
Pleasance Theatre
2016 Baptista
Theatre
Taming of the Shrew
Rae Mcken
Custom/Practice
Above the Arts Theatre
2016 Gloria/Lincoln
Theatre
Red Snapper
Justine Themen
Belgrade Theatre
2015 - 2016 Singer/Ensemble
Theatre (Tour)
Steering Through Stars
Anna Coombs
Tangle Theatre
London, Somerset and Swindon
2015 Sarai
Theatre
SARAI - A One Woman Show
Paul Anthony Morris
Crying In The Wilderness Productions
Arcola Theatre
2015 Weird Sister/Gentle Woman
Theatre
MACBETH
Stuart Clarke
Cordial Productions
The Lion and Unicorn Theatre
2015 African Mother
Still Photos
Adoption Image Library
Paul Sutton
First4Adoption
2015 Nora
Film (Short)
PHALURE INC
Doug Rollins
MHA Global Productions
2015 Blanche Rudolph
Film (Short)
UNLIMITED
Ian & Dominic Higgins
Pixel Revolution Films
2015 Citizen of Thebes
Rehearsed Reading
ANTIGONE
Dimitri Devdariani
Does Good Theatre
Westminster Reference Library
2014 - 2015 Sasha Kluzo-Parliamentary Minister, Kezieh Balnuture-Rebel Leader, Courtney Hayden-Education Agency Rep, Christiana Lodge-Journalist, Morgan Cameron-TV Host
Corporate
United Nations Country Representative Training
Organisational Development & Research Ltd
2014 Abisola
Film (Short)
Home Economics
Rohan Green
Rohan Green Films/British Council
2014 Amira
Film (Docu)
Road to Recovery
Nicholas Penrake
Film Engine
2014 Sophie Shields Oliver
TV
Sinister Ministers Collared: Sacrament of Evil
Johnathon Davenport
Discovery Channel ID (USA)
2013 Aunty Iyabo
Theatre
The Burial
Franko Figuerido
StoneCrabs Theatre Company
Albany Theatre
2013 American Mother/Ensemble
Theatre
Dream Nation
Anna Coombs
Tangle International Theatre
Yinka Shonibare's Guest Projects
2013 Multiple Roles
Theatre
The Messenger (R&D)
Ben Samuels
Limbik Theatre
New Wosley Studios
2013 Melissa Urquhart
TV
Saints and Scroungers
Myles Judd
Flame TV Productions
BBC Series 5 Episode 8
2012 Amado Ribero
Theatre
The Asphalt Kiss
Franko Figuerido-Stow
StoneCrabs Theatre
The New Diorama
2012 Pauline/Ensemble
Theatre
The Miriam Gospel
Ben Fensome
Ben Fensome & Co
The Oval Theatre
2012 Gemma
Theatre
This Year It Will Be Different - 'The Party'
Kezia Cole
Theatre 503
Theatre 503
2011 Jasmine Barnes
TV
Olympics 2012 Orientation
Christopher Templeton
Crown
2011 Queen Pokou
Theatre
Queen Pokou
Franko Figuerido
StoneCrabs Theatre Company
The Albany Theatre
2011 Woman
Online
The Sweeney Webisodes
Chris Faith
Sweeney Productions
2011 Aunty Iyabo
Rehearsed Reading
The Burial
Franko Figuerido
StoneCrabs Theatre Company
The Albany Theatre
2011 Tonika
Rehearsed Reading
24hr Divas
Gail Babb
Talawa Theatre
Rich Mix
2011 Fiona
Radio
'Reunion' for Man in Black-Series 4
Gemma Jenkins
BBC Radio 4
2010 Betty-'The Golden Hour'
Radio
British Black Archive Project
Simielia Hodge-Dalloway
The National Theatre
2010 Miss Lilly
Rehearsed Reading
Cherry Picking Your Blossom
Meziem Ndukwe
StoneCrabs
The Albany Theatre
2010 Anne
Rehearsed Reading
Egusi Soup
Paul Bourne
Menagerie Theatre Company
Oval House Theatre
2010 Bia / Lead Understudy
Theatre
Welcome to Thebes
Richard Eyre
The Royal National Theatre
The Olivier Theatre
2010 Miss Bee (64) / Dawn (24) / Cherise (17)
Rehearsed Reading
Night Dreaming
Gael le Cornec
StoneCrabs
Soho Theatre
2010 Gladys Adebanjo (central character)
TV
Meet the Adebanjo's
Simon De'deney
One Eye Media
2009 'Iyaloja' Lead Understudy
Theatre
Death & the Kings Horseman
Rufus Norris
The National Theatre
The Olivier Theatre
2009 Anne
Theatre (Tour)
Egusi Soup (Tour)
Paul Bourne
Eastern Angles Theatre Company
Sir John Mills Theatre & others
2009 Jehovah's Witness
Film (Short)
All in the Details
Nick House
Demented Dog Fillms
2009 Safra / Desmy
Theatre (Tour)
The Johnson Story
Nanette Welmans
Rainbow Beach
2009 Grace (central character)
Theatre
Egusi Soup
Paul Bourne
Menagerie Theatre Company
The Junction, Cambridge
2009 Liz's Harlot
Theatre
Liz & Di
Anna Burch
London College of Fashion
The Cochrane Theatre
2006 - 2009 Mary Seacole
TIE
Hidden History of the Life of Mary Seacole
Richard Hodder
Spectrum Drama & Theatre Projects
Museum Of London, Science Museum & Florence Nightingale Museum
2008 Spira's Mother
Theatre
Plasticine
Natalie Abrahami
Southwark Playhouse
2008 Sarah-Business Woman
Theatre
Bacchaefull
Jon Lee / Georgina Sowerby
Dirty Market Theatre
The Old Abattoir
2007 Elsie
Film (Short)
Jewel & Eme
Matthew Lynch
Lodestone Films
2006 Shen Te / Shui Ta (Lead role)
Theatre
The Good Person of Setzuan
Jon Lee
John Lyon Theatre
John Lyon Theatre

Education

About me

Spotlight Link: http://www.spotlight.com/9616-6756-3215

I trained as an actor at The Oxford School of Drama having previously had a career as a professional dancer training at The Laban Centre (now Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance) and later the London Studios.

Karlina Grace plays Abla Pokou and uses her wonderfully dramatic singing voice...is an exceptional dancer... and gives electricity to choreography.. - Aline Waites remotegoat.com

Additional Information

I am an experienced role play actor in the corporate and medical fields. I have also worked with the Museum of London Docklands and London Museum in the development of some of their in-house characters.

Additional Skills

Basic Stage Fight in Unarmed, Broad Sword, Knife and Single Sword. Cycling, Swimming (Front Crawl), Salsa, Zumba Instructor

Skills

Skin Colour Black
Hair Length Mid Length
Native accent English
Accents (UK) London, RP
Accents (North American) General American, Southern American
Accents (International) African (West), Jamaican, Nigerian, West-Indian
Languages Spoken English
Interested in Commercials, Corporate, Film (Professional), Modelling, Panto, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TV, Voice Over
Experienced in Corporate, Film (Student), Modelling, Music Videos, Radio, Rehearsed Readings, Roleplay, Theatre (Fringe), Theatre (Professional), Theatre (Touring), TIE/TYA, TV
General Singing Skills Solo
Specific Singing Skills Mezzo-Soprano
General Dance Skills Contemporary, Jazz, Latin American
Organisation Membership Equity
Stage Combat Skills Basic
Driving Licences Standard
Perform nude? No
DBS checked Yes