Beatrice Updegraff

Beatrice Updegraff

Student

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Career stage: Entry
  • Freelancer: Available

22-year-old aspiring writer, director and applied theatre practitioner. I love pizza, jigsaw puzzles and putting on plays! Excited and terrified to graduate in four months from University of Birmingham with a degree in Drama. Keen knitter, Buddhist and member of Greenpeace. 

Director of new theatre company ‘Urban Orchard Productions’

Recent credits:

December 2015, director of ‘No Such Cold Thing’, 3Bugs, The Custard Factory

August 2015, writer/director of ‘Maiden: A recycled fairy tale’, 3Bugs, Edinburgh Fringe Festival

March 2015, director of ‘The Fastest Clock in the Universe’, 3Bugs, Minerva Works

Work History

Assistant - Ride Out Theatre

Feb 2016 - Present

Radio Presenter - Burn FM

Sep 2015 - Present

Filming and Editing - Michael B Clifford Films

Jan 2015 - Mar 2016

Director of 'No Such Cold Thing' - 3Bugs Fringe Theatre

Sep 2015 - Dec 2015

Scare Actor - Zombie Earth

Oct 2015 - Nov 2015

Director/Writer of 'Maiden: A Recycled Fairy Tale' - 3Bugs Fringe Theatre

Feb 2015 - Aug 2015

Make-Up Artist & Stage Manager of 'The Beauty Queen of Leenane' - Infinity Stage Company

Apr 2015 - Jun 2015

Costume & Make-Up Design Team Member of 'The Bitter Tears of Petra Von Kant' - University of Birmingham

Feb 2015 - Mar 2015

Director of 'The Fastest Clock in the Universe' - 3Bugs Fringe Theatre

Nov 2014 - Mar 2015

Stage Manager of 'Abigail's Party' - Infinity Stage Company

Apr 2014 - Jun 2014

Usher & Box Office - University of Birmingham

Mar 2014 - Mar 2014

Education

Drama & Theatre Arts - BA - University of Birmingham

Sep 2013 - Present

Skills

  • Facilitation
  • Scriptwriting
  • Video Editing
  • Assistant Directing
  • Costume Design
  • Directing
  • Filming
  • Radio Presenting
  • Stage Management
  • Team Building
  • Team Leadership
  • Team Management
  • Teamwork

Network