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Isobel Donkin

Isobel Donkin

BA (Hons) Acting Graduated 2021

Playing age16 - 25
Height5' 5''
Eye colourBlue
Hair colourDark Brown


Barbarians by Barrie Keeffe
Character – Jan
Contains content which some may find disturbing
Beth Lily-Banks & Isobel Donkin
Princesses by Beth Lily-Banks, Isobel Donkin and Beth Nolan
Contains adult humour, strong language

Productions whilst training

JoanVinegar TomMary Papadima
SimoneBabiesJoe Gilmour-Rees
IsobelThe Secret RaptureDavid Salter
SimoneBabiesJoe Gilmour Rees
Marge MurrayThe Laramie ProjectKate Colgrave Pope
Romaine PattersonThe Laramie ProjectKate Colgrave Pope
Cobweb / Robin StarvelingA Midsummer Nights DreamMadeleine Potter
RosalindAs You Like ItMadeleine Potter
AnnetteGod of CarnageJames Nickerson
KayTime and the ConwaysJames Nickerson
SonyaUncle VanyaDavid Salter

Professional credits

Queen ElizabethRichard IIICorinne KilvingtonTheatre Space NE
Newcastle Chorus MemberThe Suppliant WomenRamin GrayThe Actors Touring Company
Chorus/ Lead VocalistFrom the Sky to Your HandsPaul JamesLive Theatre Newcastle
Fairy / NataliaNefairyousNeil ArmstrongTheatre of Moths
EnsembleA Song for Ella GreyLorne CampbellNorthern Stage
Girl in ClubToo Good At GoodbyesLuke MonaghanUMG
LaurenWhere Do We Stand?Louie InghamNorthern Stage Young Company


  • Absurdism (Vladimir Bouchler)
  • Acting for Camera (Graeme Hawley / Elianne Hawley)
  • Acting for Radio (Stefan Escreet)
  • Ensemble & Rhythm (Emma Bonnici)
  • Improvisation (Mick Barnfather)
  • Playing Shakespeare (Madeline Potter)
  • The Laramie Project (Kate Colgrave Pope)
  • Rage (Simon Stephens)
  • Poetry (Ted Van Griethuysen)
  • Singing (Ian Chesworth)
  • Stage Combat (Renny Krupinski)


Geordie (Native), Durham (Native), Sunderland (Native) Manchester, , Southern Standard, RP, General American

Other skills

Singing* (Mezzo-Soprano), Choral Singing, Period Dance, Improvisation, Dance (General), Sight-Reading, Poetry Reading, Stage Combat (Armed and Unarmed), Yoga