Flynn Mehlhopt

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

194 cm

Age Range

19–24

Ethnicity

European

Career Highlights

He may be young, but Flynn Mehlhopt has been winning awards for his theater skills for over a decade. An absolute natural on stage, Flynn has appeared in numerous productions across the country. In 2017, he took home four awards from the Shakespeare Globe Centre NZ Regional Festival. Since then, notable stage credits include the roles of Inspector Javert in Les Misérables, The Scarecrow in The Wizard of Oz, and the Mad Hatter in Down the Rabbit Hole.

Awards.

2017SCGNZ Regional Fesitval - Best Understanding of the Play Award
2017SCGNZ Regional Fesitval - Outstanding Presentation from a Tragedy Award
2017SCGNZ Regional Fesitval - The Two Actors who Showed the Strongest and Most Truthful Connection between them Award
2017SCGNZ Regional Fesitval - Very Courteous and Cooperative School Backstage Organisers Award
2017Showdown Secondary Schools Theatre Awards
2012 Kings School Drama Cup
2012Kings School Duet Competition Winner
2011Kings School Music Competition Open Modern - Winner
2010Kings School Music Competition Classic Vocal - Winner (2010, 2011, 2012)

Theatre.

2017Down the Rabbit HoleThe Mad HatterDir. Amanda Burnett
2017OliverFaginDir. Hamish McGregor
2017SCGNZ Shelia Winn Shakespeare FestivalMacBethDir. Amanda Burnett
2017Selected NSSP (National Shakespeare Schools Production)Representative
2017SGCNZ YSC Representative for 2018
2017The Winters TalePolixenesDir. Robin Payne
2016Les MiserablesInspector JavertDir. Julian Harrison
2016The Wizard of OzThe ScarecrowDir. Jason Te Mete
2015Fiddler on the roofperchikDir. Jason Te Mete
2015Romeo & JulietBalthazarAuckland Young Shakespeare Company
Dir. Rita Stone
2014Big RiverHuckelberry FinnDir. Jason Te Mete
2014MacbethMalcomYoung Shakespeare - Tapac
Dir. Rita Stone
2013HonkACG Parnell School Production
2013Lord of the FliesSamAuckland Theatre Company
Dir. Colin McColl
2013 Noye Fludde - Noah’s FloodJaffett (Lead)NZ Opera
Dir. Julie Nolan
2012SupermanLois Lane (Lead)Kings School
2011The Musicman (Lead)Kings School

Training.

National Shakespeare Schools Production - 2018
Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School - 2018
AS Music - CIE Exam - Musical Theatre Programme (100% Performance Grade) - 2016, Josh Clarke
Grade 8 Trinity College Speech and Drama Exams - 2016
Masterclass with Cynthia Hoffman - Juliard School - 2015
Music, Theatre and Dance Training - 2015, CIMTS
Extensive singing lessons - 2010
Variety Voices Member - 2010