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Caroline Hetherington


Caroline trained at Rose Bruford College and worked as an actress for many years including a European tour of Howard Barker’s Ursula: Fear of the Estuary with The Wrestling School and a physical theatre tour of A Midsummer Night’s Dream with six actors playing all the parts. She graduated from the MA Voice Studies at Central School of Speech and Drama in 2003 and has taught at many drama schools including LAMDA,Guildhall, East15,University of Minnesota, Birmingham School of Acting, MMU and LIPA.

She works in theatres across the country, on location for television and film, and privately with actors ,ESL speakers and businesspeople.

She is currently writing a book on NWaccents, in the How to do Accents series, published by Oberon.

Theatre credits include: Hidden (Black Toffee); Laughton, Boston Marriage, Sizwe Banzi is Dead, Pirates of Penzance, Moonlight and Magnolias (Stephen Joseph, Scarborough); The Guinea Pig Club, The End of Desire, To Kill a Mockingbird (York Theatre Royal); We Love You City (Belgrade); Dracula, Memory of Water, Dangerous Corner, Don Giovanni, 101 Dalmatians, Laurel & Hardy, Cider with Rosie (New Vic); Quicksand,Of Mice and Men (Dukes Playhouse); The Bogus Woman (Keswick Theatre By the Lake); Whiterthan Snow (Graeae); The Sunshine Boys, Heaven Spot, Two, Women on the Verge of HRT (Oldham Coliseum); Crocodile Seeking Refuge (Ice and Fire Theatre Company); The Good Person of Setzuan (New Generation Arts Festival).

Television credits include: Rockets Island (CBBC); There’s Something About Miriam (Brighter Pictures, SkyOne).

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