Ella Gilbert

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

165 cm

Age Range

20–30

Ethnicity

NZ/European

Career Highlights

Toi Whakaari NZ Drama School
Training

Peer Gynt Recycled
Role: Troll Princess, Bride
Auckland Theatre Company
Dir. Colin McColl

Drop Down Globe
Role: Henry V
Someday Series (featured on Maori Television)
Dir. Stella Reid

Rushes
Role: Gabriella
New Zealand International Arts Festival
Dir. Malia Johnston

Hansel & Gretel
Role: Gretel
Auckland Live
Dir. Ben Henson

Soft Tissue (Solo)
Role: Little Blindy
Director: Lauren Andrews

Awards.

2017Winner: Monster Valley Best Art house Film Award - Landsick

Short Film.

2018No Vacancy Beach WarriorStone Fruit Films

Short Film.

2017CleaverSisterNZFC - Show Me Shorts Film Festival
Dir. Alex McKenna
2017Drop Down Globe Henry VSomeday Series (featured on Maori Television)
Dir. Stella Reid
2017LandsickSand SirenSuper8X8 Film Competition (Stone Fruit Films)
2017Soft Tissue (Solo)Little Blindy Basement Theatre
Dir. Jade Eriksen
2016Tell Me You Love MeDelwyn (Lead)Toi Whakaari
Dir. James Ashcroft
2015Biggest Weta in the WorldElla (Lead)Toi Whakaari
Dir. Cathy McRae
2015Too LateAbby (Lead)Toi Whakaari
Dir. Paul Murphy
2015Turtle Bank HustlerCashier (Featured Extra)Show Me Shorts Festival
Dir. Steve McGillen
2015VapidVapid Girl (Lead)Toi Whakaari
Dir. Olivia Edwards
2013CircadianTeenage WitchLong Cloud Youth Theatre
Dir. Stella Reid

Feature Film.

2015The MavensSnowflake (Featured Extra)Toi Whakaari
Dir. James Ashcroft

Television.

2015Burbs (Web Series)The Whore of BabylonDir. Sevrin Noakes
2014Agenda (Web Series)Becca (Lead)Toi Whakaari
Dir. Stella Reid

Theatre.

2018Hansel & Gretel GretelAuckland Live
Dir. Ben Henson
2018RushesGabriellaNew Zealand International Arts Festival
Dir. Malia Johnston
2018Soft Tissue (Solo)Little BlindyBats Theatre
Dir. Jade Eriksen
2017Peer Gynt Recycled Troll Princess, BrideAuckland Theatre Company
Dir. Colin McColl
2016Hotel EuropaCirce, Melissa Shields, DaughterToi Whakaari
Dir. Anna Marbrook
2016Mother of CourageMother Courage (Lead)Toi Whakaari
Dir. Annie Ruth
2015Architectura De Feria Antigua I BarbudaPerformerSpain New Zealand International Arts Festival
2015Mau Toi Whakaari Second Year Sight Specific ProjectResearcherToi Whakaari
Dir. Aaron Cortesi
2015Run For Your LifeTeenage GirlToi Whakaari
Dir. Uta Plate
2014Gaggle Solo ShowTODD Charitable
Dir. Jade Erikson
2014Yo FutureThe HousewifeBarbarian Productions
Dir. Jo Randerson
2013OneirounaughtLong Cloud Youth Theatre
Dir. Stella Reid
2013Perfectly WastedPennyLong Cloud Youth Theatre
Dir. Leo Gene Peters
2013The Bacchae 2.0Agave (Lead)Long Cloud Youth Theatre
Dir. Stella Reid
2012Assisted LivingLong Cloud Youth Theatre
Dir. Aaron Cortesi
2012Tom Keeper PassesTom Keeper (Lead)Long Cloud Youth Theatre
Dir. Aaron Cortesi
2011Scene Bites - Spring AwakeningWendlaLong Cloud Youth Theatre
Dir. Willem Wassenaar
2011The Laramie ProjectReggie Fluty (Lead)Long Cloud Youth Theatre
Dir. Willem Wassenaar

Training.

Self-tape Master class with Tandi Wright 2017 - 2017
Toi Whakaari NZ Drama School - 2014