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Catriona McFarlane

Catriona McFarlane

BA (Hons) Acting Graduated 2016

Playing age20 - 25
Height5' 11''
Eye colourBlue
Hair colourAuburn


Catriona McFarlane plays the Adoption Officer in BBC Radio's 'Journey to Pakistan'.

Catriona played Heidi O'Neill in the BBC Radio 3 production 'Sound Frontiers: The Present Experiment' celebrating 70 years of the third programme.


BBC Carleton Hobbs Bursary Award Winner 2016

Productions whilst training

Anna / Babe / LilyParadise DreamsPat Trueman
TiresiasWelcome to ThebesChris Honer
Alice/Esther13Chris Hayes
AngustiasThe House of Bernarda AlbaDavid O'Shea
Lady Macbeth / First WitchMacbethTrilby James
BradshawVictoryDavid Salter

Professional credits

AnyaBaba Yaga (and the Girl with the Kind Heart)Clunie MackenzieTheatre Alba
Julia/Nina/GirlThe Good DoctorCorinne HarrisTheatre Alba
The FuriesThe OresteiaBlanche McIntyreHOME


  • Acting for Camera (Graeme Hawley)
  • Acting for Radio (Stefan Escreet)
  • Acting Workshop (David Threlfall)
  • Ensemble and Rhythm (Gabriel Gawin)
  • Playing Shakespeare (Trilby James)
  • Singing (Ian Chesworth)
  • Stage Combat (Renny Krupinski & Kaitlin Howard)


Scottish (Standard, Native), Cockney, Heightened RP, Irish (Northern), Irish (Southern), Liverpudlian, Mancunian, RP, Yorkshire

Other skills

Singing, Flute, Piano, Period Dance, Ceilidh Dance, Sight-Reading, Improvisation, Juggling, Knitting, Touch-Typing, APC Actor Combatant - Basic (18th Century Smallsword), APC Actor Combatant - Basic (Rapier/Companion Weapon), APC Combatant - Basic (Unarmed), Horse Riding, Swimming, Yoga, Full Car Driving Licence