Caroline McMichael

Age: 15 yrs & 6 mths

My passions are singing, dancing and acting. I have been performing on stage since the age of 5. My musical theatre performances in the Grand Opera House, Belfast include ensemble; ‘Beauty and the Beast’ 2011, ‘White Christmas’ 2015 and ‘Oliver’ 2017 as well as principal roles; Tessie ‘Annie’ 2012, Marta Von Trapp ‘The Sound Of Music’ 2013, Dorothy ‘The Wizard of Oz’ 2018, Blousey ‘Bugsy Malone’ 2019. I made my professional debut as Dorothy in ‘The Wizard of Oz’ in the National Concert Hall, Dublin 2019 with Festival Productions. In 2020, I was delighted to be cast as Diana in ‘A Chorus line’ and then accepted into the National Youth Music Theatre Company cast for 2020 in the lead female role, Alice in their production of ‘Imaginary’ which was to be performed in The Curve Theatre, Leicester and Rose Theatre, Kingston with further performances planned later in the year, Sadly, both of these amazing opportunities were cancelled due to the ongoing pandemic.

I also play flute, piano and enjoy hockey, golf, and running.

County: Antrim
DOB: 19/10/2005
Playing Age: 13-16
Hair Colour: Medium Brown
Eye Colour: Blue
Height: 5'3"
Physique: slim, athletic
Distinguishing Features: long hair and bright, wide smile
Location: Belfast

Caroline McMichael

Age: 15 yrs & 6 mths

My passions are singing, dancing and acting. I have been performing on stage since the age of 5. My musical theatre performances in the Grand Opera House, Belfast include ensemble; ‘Beauty and the Beast’ 2011, ‘White Christmas’ 2015 and ‘Oliver’ 2017 as well as principal roles; Tessie ‘Annie’ 2012, Marta Von Trapp ‘The Sound Of Music’ 2013, Dorothy ‘The Wizard of Oz’ 2018, Blousey ‘Bugsy Malone’ 2019. I made my professional debut as Dorothy in ‘The Wizard of Oz’ in the National Concert Hall, Dublin 2019 with Festival Productions. In 2020, I was delighted to be cast as Diana in ‘A Chorus line’ and then accepted into the National Youth Music Theatre Company cast for 2020 in the lead female role, Alice in their production of ‘Imaginary’ which was to be performed in The Curve Theatre, Leicester and Rose Theatre, Kingston with further performances planned later in the year, Sadly, both of these amazing opportunities were cancelled due to the ongoing pandemic.

I also play flute, piano and enjoy hockey, golf, and running.

County: Antrim
DOB: 19/10/2005
Playing Age: 13-16
Hair Colour: Medium Brown
Eye Colour: Blue
Height: 5'3"
Physique: slim, athletic
Distinguishing Features: long hair and bright, wide smile
Location: Belfast

Skills

My exams include; Musical Theatre Performance/Voice - Grade 8, Ballet - Grade 6, Tap - Grade 6, Jazz - Grade 6, Piano - Grade 7 and Flute - Grade 8

I sang on stage with Robbie Williams in his 'Swings both ways' tour at the SSE Arena Belfast in 2014.

I have won many first place awards in music festivals across the province for classical and musical theatre singing, as well as instrumental classes.

I performed in the Laura Walker Ballet School 25th Anniversary performance in the Grand Opera House, Belfast June 2014.

I enjoy being a member of my school orchestra, choir and chamber choir, as well as playing on the hockey and golf team.

I’ve also competed in cross-country competitions for school and enjoy running outside school.

I've had some radio experience: Radio Ulster interview with Marie-Louise Muir Arts Programme for ‘Bugsy Malone’, Belfast ,31st July 2018; Q102/Sunshine Radio Dublin for recorded advertisement for ‘Wizard of Oz’, Dublin, 26th November 2018.

Accents

American, Belfast, Cockney, English, Northern Irish, RP

Professional Roles

Professional Dance, Professional Musical Theatre, Professional Screen, Professional Theatre, Professional Voice-over

Languages

English

Performance Training

My exams include; Musical Theatre Performance/Voice - Grade 8, Ballet - Grade 6, Tap - Grade 6, Jazz - Grade 6, Piano - Grade 7 and Flute - Grade 8

Theatre Experience

Date Name of Production Role Director Production Company
July 2020 (postponed) Imaginary lead role - Alice Richard Fitch National Youth Music Theatre
June 2020 (postponed) A Chorus Line Diana Morellis Louise Herron NISMAT
August 2019 Bugsy Malone Blousey Brown Tony Finnegan Grand Opera House Summer Youth Production
December 2018 Wizard Of Oz (Professional Production) Dorothy Gale Cav. Vivian Coates Festival Productions Dublin
July 2018 Wizard Of Oz Dorothy Gale Tony Finnegan Grand Opera House Summer Youth Production
July 2017 Oliver Junior Dancer Tony Finnegan Grand Opera House Summer Youth Production
November 2015 White Christmas kids ensemble Kieran Griffiths New Lyric Operatic Company
April 2013 The Sound Of Music Marta Von Trapp Tony Finnegan St Agnes' Choral Society
Feb/March 2012 Annie Tessie Tony Finnegan St Agnes' Choral Society
November 2011 Beauty and the Beast children's ensemble Cav. Vivian Coates New Lyric Operatic Company
November 2010 Wizard Of Oz children's chorus Tony Finnegan New Lyric Operatic Company

Theatre Experience

Date: July 2020 (postponed)
Production: Imaginary
Role: lead role - Alice
Director: Richard Fitch
Production Company: National Youth Music Theatre
Date: June 2020 (postponed)
Production: A Chorus Line
Role: Diana Morellis
Director: Louise Herron
Production Company: NISMAT
Date: August 2019
Production: Bugsy Malone
Role: Blousey Brown
Director: Tony Finnegan
Production Company: Grand Opera House Summer Youth Production
Date: December 2018
Production: Wizard Of Oz (Professional Production)
Role: Dorothy Gale
Director: Cav. Vivian Coates
Production Company: Festival Productions Dublin
Date: July 2018
Production: Wizard Of Oz
Role: Dorothy Gale
Director: Tony Finnegan
Production Company: Grand Opera House Summer Youth Production
Date: July 2017
Production: Oliver
Role: Junior Dancer
Director: Tony Finnegan
Production Company: Grand Opera House Summer Youth Production
Date: November 2015
Production: White Christmas
Role: kids ensemble
Director: Kieran Griffiths
Production Company: New Lyric Operatic Company
Date: April 2013
Production: The Sound Of Music
Role: Marta Von Trapp
Director: Tony Finnegan
Production Company: St Agnes' Choral Society
Date: Feb/March 2012
Production: Annie
Role: Tessie
Director: Tony Finnegan
Production Company: St Agnes' Choral Society
Date: November 2011
Production: Beauty and the Beast
Role: children's ensemble
Director: Cav. Vivian Coates
Production Company: New Lyric Operatic Company
Date: November 2010
Production: Wizard Of Oz
Role: children's chorus
Director: Tony Finnegan
Production Company: New Lyric Operatic Company