Lydia Blakemore Phillips


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I am a Bristol based actor, happy to travel, experienced in voice, theatre and film work.

Trained:               University of Wales, Newport – 1st Class Degree BA(hons) Performing Arts
Other training: Attended BOVYC for 10 years, currently at TRB Theatre School

When not acting, currently, I waitress at Root – a Bristol based restaurant, workshop assist with Engage in Bath, tutor English and am a substitute TA.



‘Dick & Daisy’

I played June, an American flapper girl & Annie, a young girl intrigued with family history, in a production by Bohemia theatre company. Written & directed by Nanette Ackerman. (2015)

‘The Marvellous Mitfords’

This was a play which followed the famous Mitford siblings. I played Jessica Mitford (Decca), the left wing of the group. The production was with Bristol based Ship & Castle Theatre Company, directed & written by Les Mountford. (2018)

‘Pride & Prejudice’

I played the principal, Elizabeth Bennet. This was for Ship & Castle theatre company, a Bristol based theatre company, November. (2017)


I played the role of Clem & Girl 2 for the rehearsed reading of Sharon Clark’s ‘Plow’ for Bristol Ferment Festival. (2017)

‘Nicholas the Stolen Reindeer’

I was the narrator for the story based app ‘Nicholas the Stolen Reindeer’. An international project, written by Bristol based writer Tom Phillips and illustrated by Marina Shideroff, a Sofia based artist, and brought together with funding from Switzerland. (2014)

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‘The Industry’

I played Amelia in this short film by Type40 Films. Supporting the campaign for ‘Actor Awareness’ in which, actor Tom Stocks is raising issues around support for working class actors. (2015)

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