Callan Purcell | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Callan Purcell

Personal details

Height: 5'7''

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Dark Brown

Voice: Tenor


2015 - 2018 The Royal Central School Of Speech and Drama, BA (Hons) Acting (Collaborative and Devised Theatre)
2018 North Wall Arts Centre and The Wardrobe Ensemble, Young Artist Summer Residency
2018 North Wall Arts Centre and The Wardrobe Ensemble, Young Artist Summer Residency

Productions at Central

2018 Actor/Deviser - Night Just Before The Forests (Sinéad Rushe)

2017 William Cain - Her Naked Skin (Yael Shavit)

2017 Mark Antony - Julius Caesar (Sinéad Rushe)

2017 Jack - The Unlucky Younger Brother (John Wright)

2016 Young Quentin/Ensemble - The Sound and the Fury (Dominic Rouse)

2016 Brick - Cat On A Hot Tin Roof (Robert Bowman)

2016 Egeon - Comedy Of Errors (Daron Oram)

2016 Dr. Astrov - Uncle Vanya (Yael Shavit)


2018 Actor - Fatherland - Frantic Assembly - Lyric Hammersmith (Scott Graham)

2017 Harry - Fangirls: The Musical Showcase - Barbican Theatre (Yve Blake)

2017 Deviser - Me! Me! Me! - Frank Wurzinger - Chats Palace (John Wright)

2015 Puppeteer/Deviser - The Green Coat - Shapeshift Productions - Wroclaw, Poland

2015 Alan Stang - Equus - Stooged Theatre - Civic Playhouse, Australia (Mat Lee)

2015 Writer - Between Us: Leo and the Ant - Australian Theatre For Young People - Australian Theatre For Young People, Australia (Sarah Parsons)

2013 Featured Artist - ONSTAGE - Seymour Centre (Maureen Stevens)


2017 Himself - When Swan Lake Comes To Sarajevo (Dominic Rouse)

2016 Deviser - The Night Just Before the Forests (Sinéad Rushe)


Sir John Gielgud Charitable Trust Bursary, 2017




American-Southern States, American-Standard, Cockney, RP, Irish-Dublin, Heightened RP, Australian*


Actor-Singer, BASSC-Rapier & Dagger (distinction), BASSC-Unarmed (distinction), Clown, Physical Theatre, Verbatim Theatre, Swimming, Tap dance, Biomechanics, DBS (CRB) clearance, Devising



Current production

The Caucasian Chalk Circle