Principal Academy of Dance and Theatre Arts

Caitlin Beresford

Tutors / Acting

Professional Experience

BLACK SWAN: Assassins, The Caucasian Chalk Circle, As You Like It, The White Divers of Broome, One Destiny. Black Swan/Queensland Theatre Company: Cat on a Hot Tin RoofOTHER THEATRE: Barking Gecko: Living Lecture: Macbeth. Deckchair Theatre: A Checklist for an Armed Robber, Lonely Hearts Club. Janus Entertainment: Her Holiness. Red Ryder Productions: A Moment on the Lips, The Mozart Faction. Agelink Theatre: Airswimming. The Moxy Collective: The Maids. His Majesty’s Theatre/The Brainbox Project: The Maj Monologues (2008, 2009, 2011). Focus Theatre: Necessary Targets. Darlinghurst Theatre: Portia Coughlan. The Living Room Theatre: The Intimacies of Women. Gartre: The Art of SuccessCABARET: Fringe World Festival: Dave Warner’s The King and Me (2015 & 2016)WRITER/PERFORMER: Fringe World Festival 2013 &2018, Fremantle Arts Festival, Cabaret Soiree Carnivale The Maj: A Rhapsody in Red. DIRECTOR: John Curtin College of the Arts: CloudstreetAladdin. FILM: Red Dog, True Blue. TV: The War that Changed Us (ABC), Home and Away, White Collar Blue, Life SupportPOSITIONS: Teaching Artist for Black Swan, Bell Shakespeare, International School’s Theatre Association (ISTA), Artist in Residence (AiR) Grant Recipient for Black Swan and Murdoch University. Lecturer: WAAPA, Curtin University and Notre Dame. OTHER: Proud member of Equity since 1999. AWARDS: WA Equity Guild Awards: Members Choice Award for Best Actor in The Mozart Faction, 2013 Best Supporting Actress for Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. TRAINING: WAAPA graduate 1999.

Caitlin would like to dedicate this to the memory of the wonderful Mark Priestley, who used to sing the Ballad of Czolgosz in her parent’s loungeroom.