Matthew Kereama

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

180 cm

Age Range

18–21

Ethnicity

NZ/Maori

Career Highlights

Bed (Theatre)
ATC's Next big Thing festival
Role: Vater, Headmaster, Agnes, Beer Society President

Globe Theatre
London, UK

Winner - Best Actor and Best Director - Sheilah Winn Shakespeare Competition Auckland
Senior Performing Arts Cup - Rosmini College
Excellence in Direction Award - Sheilah Winn Regional Shakespeare Competition

Breaker Morant (Theatre)
Rosmini College
Role: Major Thomas Director: Rob Owens

Rosmini Junior Performing Arts Cup
North Shore Intermediate Schools Speech Competition - Winner

Lets Get Inventing (TVD)
Role: Roaster Toaster Director: Luke Nolan

School Stage Production (Theatre)
Role: Spooktacular Director: Robert Letcher

Awards.

2016North Shore Performing Arts Society (NSPAS)
2015Rosmini Senior Performing Arts Cup
2015Winner - Best Actor and Best Director
2014Excellence in Direction Award
2014Senior Performing Arts Cup
2012Rosmini Junior Performing Arts Cup
2011North Shore Intermediate Schools Speech Competition - Winner
2010North Shore Intermediate Schools Speech Competition - Winner
2010Rosmini School Speech Cup
2009St Josephs Performing Arts Cup

Short Film.

2014Where’s Mum?James (Supporting Lead )Unitec
Dir. Dylan Pyle

Television.

2014Emme Lentino "Shine" Music VideoFeatured ExtraCommotion Limited
2008Lets Get InventingRoaster Toaster (Lead)Dir. Luke Nolan

Theatre.

2018Romeo and Juliet RomeoShakespeare in the Park
2017BoysForeskin (Lead)Dir. Eleanor Bishop and Julia Croft
2017The Faustus Project Guest Lead Actor – Dr FaustusDir. Caleb Wells
2016The Taming of the ShrewGremioThe Globe, London, UK
2016The TempestMariner/Soloist/EnsemblePop-up Globe
Dir. Benjamin Henson
2016Tom SawyerAlfred TempleATC Selwyn Theatre
Dir. Margaret-Mary Hollins
2015BedVater, Headmaster, Agnes, Beer Society President (Core Cast)ATC's Next Big Thing festival
2015Breaker MorantMajor Thomas (Lead)Rosmini College
Dir. Rob Owens
2014Christmas GalaSenior VocalistOpera Factory
2014DNALee (Lead)Basement Theatre
Dir. Benjamin Henson
2014MacbethLennoxYoung Shakespeare Company
Dir. Jacque Drew
2009School Stage ProductionSpooktacular (Lead)Dir. Robert Letcher

Training.

Young Shakespeare Company 2016 - 2016, Shakespeare Globe Centre - London, UK
Excellence Endorsement Drama - 2015, NCEA Level 2
Passed Grade 8 in Classical Singing - 2015, Trinity College of London
NCEA Level 1 - Excellence Endorsement - 2014, Drama
Singing - Grade 7 Passed with Merit - 2014, Trinity College of London
Teen Audition Workshop - 2014, Linda McFetridge, Catch Casting
Passed Grade 6 in Singing with Merit - 2013, Trinity College of London