Debbie Kurup | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Claire Newman-Williams

Debbie Kurup

London, United Kingdom
Height: 5'5" (164cm)
Weight: 8st. (51kg)
Playing Age: 30-35 years
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Dark Brown
Hair Length: Long
Voice Quality: Light
Voice Character: Direct
Unions: Equity
Role Types: Mixed Race, Hispanic, Indian

Credits

Debbie Kurup | Sainou Talent Agency London

Stage
Fairy Godmother, CINDERELLA, Hackney Empire, Susie McKenna
Mrs Neilson, GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY, The Old Vic, Conor McPherson
Lucy Brown, THE THREEPENNY OPERA, National Theatre, Rufus Norris
Jack, JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, Hackney Empire Theatre, Susie McKenna
Lead Singer, THE WORLD GOES ROUND, The Pheasantry, Kris Rawlinson
Reno Sweeney, ANYTHING GOES, Sheffield Theatres/UK Tour, Daniel Evans
Nicki Marron (Olivier Nominated), THE BODYGUARD, Adelphi Theatre, West End, Thea Sharrock
Velma Kelly, CHICAGO, Cambridge Theatre, West End, Scott Farris
KT / Deloris, SISTER ACT, London Palladium, West End, Whoopi Goldberg & Stage Entertainment
Nancy, OLIVER!, Cyprus, Ian Talbot
Marian, THE GO BETWEEN (WORKSHOP), Perfect Pitch adapted by David Wood , Roger Haines
Fantine, LES MISERABLES – IN CONCERT, MMP, Andy Smith
Featured Soloist, CHESS IN CONCERT, Royal Albert Hall, Hugh Wooldridge
Mary, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR IN CONCERT, MMP
Diana, I LOVE YOU BECAUSE, Landor Theatre, Robert McWhir
Anita, WEST SIDE STORY, Cyprus, Andrew MacBain
Velma Kelly, CHICAGO, Adelphi Theatre, West End, Walter Bobbie
Sylv, EAST, Leicester Curve, Paul Kerryson
Dee Dee, TONIGHT’S THE NIGHT, Victoria Palace, West End, Ben Elton
Mimi, RENT, Prince of Wales Theatre, West End, Paul Kerryson
Carmen, FAME, UK Tour, Karen Bruce
GUYS AND DOLLS, Sheffield Theatres, Rachel Kavanaugh
Diane, PAL JOEY, Chichester Festival Theatre, Loveday Ingram
Jo-Anne, POISON, Tricycle Theatre, David Kramer

Film
Nessa, HOLLOW (WINNER – RHODE ISLAND INT. FILM FESTIVAL 2013), Future Time Pictures Ltd, Rob Sorrenti
Carmen (lead), BEAUTY, Wise Eyes Motion Pictures, Los Angeles, Karen Walt
Sarah (supporting), LETHALITY, CSU Nothridge, Los Angeles
28 WEEKS LATER, Fox Atomic, Juan Carlos Fresnadillo

Workshop
Lois, DUSTY, Eleanor Lloyd Productions, Maria Friedman

Skills

Accents & Dialects * = native

American-California, American-New York, American-Standard, Cockney, Latin American, London*, Spanish, Sunderland*

Languages * = mother tongue

English*, French, Spanish

Music & Dance * = highly skilled

Ballad*, Choreography*, Contemporary Dance*, Jazz Dancing*, Jazz Singing*, Mezzo-Soprano*, Piano*, Rock Singing*, Tap*

Performance

Dancer-Professional, Musical Theatre, Singer-Professional

Sports

Skiing*, Swimming*

Vehicle Licences

Full Car Driving Licence
Debbie Kurup | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Claire Newman-Williams

Debbie Kurup

London, United Kingdom


Overview

Debbie Kurup created the role of Nicki Marron in the original West End cast of The Bodyguard. In 2013, her performance earned her three 'Best Performance in a Supporting Role' nominations respectively for the Olivier Awards, What's On Stage Awards and Broadway World UK Awards.

Other West End credits include Velma Kelly in the production of Chicago, Reno Sweeney in the Sheffield Crucible/UK No 1 touring production of Anything Goes, Lucy Brown in the National Theatre production of The Threepenny Opera directed by Rufus Norris and most recently Mrs Neilson in The Old Vic's production of Girl from the North Country, directed by Conor McPherson.

Debbie holds an O-1 visa and is able to work in the US. Her film credits include the lead role of Carmen in Beauty for Wise Eyes Motion Pictures and Nessa in Hollow.

Debbie Kurup | Sainou Talent Agency London

Stage
Fairy Godmother, CINDERELLA, Hackney Empire, Susie McKenna
Mrs Neilson, GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY, The Old Vic, Conor McPherson
Lucy Brown, THE THREEPENNY OPERA, National Theatre, Rufus Norris
Jack, JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, Hackney Empire Theatre, Susie McKenna
Lead Singer, THE WORLD GOES ROUND, The Pheasantry, Kris Rawlinson
Reno Sweeney, ANYTHING GOES, Sheffield Theatres/UK Tour, Daniel Evans
Nicki Marron (Olivier Nominated), THE BODYGUARD, Adelphi Theatre, West End, Thea Sharrock
Velma Kelly, CHICAGO, Cambridge Theatre, West End, Scott Farris
KT / Deloris, SISTER ACT, London Palladium, West End, Whoopi Goldberg & Stage Entertainment
Nancy, OLIVER!, Cyprus, Ian Talbot
Marian, THE GO BETWEEN (WORKSHOP), Perfect Pitch adapted by David Wood , Roger Haines
Fantine, LES MISERABLES – IN CONCERT, MMP, Andy Smith
Featured Soloist, CHESS IN CONCERT, Royal Albert Hall, Hugh Wooldridge
Mary, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR IN CONCERT, MMP
Diana, I LOVE YOU BECAUSE, Landor Theatre, Robert McWhir
Anita, WEST SIDE STORY, Cyprus, Andrew MacBain
Velma Kelly, CHICAGO, Adelphi Theatre, West End, Walter Bobbie
Sylv, EAST, Leicester Curve, Paul Kerryson
Dee Dee, TONIGHT’S THE NIGHT, Victoria Palace, West End, Ben Elton
Mimi, RENT, Prince of Wales Theatre, West End, Paul Kerryson
Carmen, FAME, UK Tour, Karen Bruce
GUYS AND DOLLS, Sheffield Theatres, Rachel Kavanaugh
Diane, PAL JOEY, Chichester Festival Theatre, Loveday Ingram
Jo-Anne, POISON, Tricycle Theatre, David Kramer

Film
Nessa, HOLLOW (WINNER – RHODE ISLAND INT. FILM FESTIVAL 2013), Future Time Pictures Ltd, Rob Sorrenti
Carmen (lead), BEAUTY, Wise Eyes Motion Pictures, Los Angeles, Karen Walt
Sarah (supporting), LETHALITY, CSU Nothridge, Los Angeles
28 WEEKS LATER, Fox Atomic, Juan Carlos Fresnadillo

Workshop
Lois, DUSTY, Eleanor Lloyd Productions, Maria Friedman

About

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Characteristics
Height: 5'5" (164cm)
Weight: 8st. (51kg)
Playing Age: 30-35 years
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Dark Brown
Hair Length: Long
Voice Quality: Light
Voice Character: Direct
Unions: Equity
Role Types: Mixed Race, Hispanic, Indian
Skills
Accents & Dialects
* = native
American-California, American-New York, American-Standard, Cockney, Latin American, London*, Spanish, Sunderland*
Languages
* = mother tongue
English*, French, Spanish
Music & Dance
* = highly skilled
Ballad*, Choreography*, Contemporary Dance*, Jazz Dancing*, Jazz Singing*, Mezzo-Soprano*, Piano*, Rock Singing*, Tap*
Performance Dancer-Professional, Musical Theatre, Singer-Professional
Sports Skiing*, Swimming*
Vehicle Licences Full Car Driving Licence