Mirabai Pease



Auckland, New Zealand


165 cm

Age Range



New Zealand/Fijian/Palestinian

Career Highlights

Role: Lisa O'Neil
Director: Steven O'Meagher

As You Like It
Role: Pheobe
Director: Benjamin Henson

Pericles (Theatre)
Role: Marina Director: Peter Hambleton

Taming of the Shrew (Theatre)
SGCNZ YSC Globe Stage, London
Role: Tranio Director: Tim Walker

Bed (Theatre)
Auckland Theatre Company's - Next Big Thing
Role: Woman under the bedclothes Director: Virginia Frankovich


2018Equity Foundation, Media Super and Seven Network, Home and Away internship finalist
20152015 Best Student Director and Best Understanding of the text (playing Macbeth) Shakespeare Globe Centre NZ (Nationals)
20152015 Best Student Director, and Best 15 Minute Scene (playing Macbeth) Shakespeare Globe Centre NZ (Auckland Regionals) 2015
2014Best Regional School Musical, New Zealand - Urtinetown
2014Showdown Auckland Theatre Awards: Nominated for best lead actress (Wong, Good Woman of Setzuan)
2013Best Regional School Musical, New Zealand - AIDA
2013Most Innovative Interpretation Shakespeare Globe Centre NZ (SGCNZ, Auckland Regionals)
2013Showdown Auckland Theatre Awards: Nominated for best supporting actress (Amneris, Aida)
2012The Globe Theatre Regional Award - Shakespeare Globe Centre NZ (SGCNZ, Auckland Regionals)- Runner Up - The Tempest
2008Special Award - Outstanding Dramatic Performance from Primary School Performers - Tournament of Minds, NSW Regional final.

Short Film.

201813 SuspectsAbbyThe Actors Program
Dir. Emmett Skilton
2018MargotMargot Pointer (Lead)Dir. Henry Donald
2017MuteMilaDir. Adam Thorogood


2015Lovely Little LosersJuliaCandle Wasters
2013HarryLisa O'NeilDesert Road
Dir. Chris Dudman


2018JacindaThe NationSmoke Labours Productions
Dir. Sam Snedden
2017As You Like ItPheobeAuckland Summer Shakespeare
Dir. Benjamin Henson
2017Shabbat Shalom and Thank You For ComingMazel TovAuckland Fringe
Dir. Freya Finch
2017YomtovMirabaiPositive Deviance
Dir. Freya Finch
2016CarMikeBasement Summer Season
Dir. Virginia Frankovich
2016GlazzonsAbbeyStray Theatre Company
Dir. Murdoch Keane
2016Taming of the ShrewTranioSGCNZ YSC Globe Stage, London
Dir. Tim Walker
2015BedWoman under the bedclothes (Core Cast)Auckland Theatre Company's - Next Big Thing
Dir. Virginia Frankovich
2015Lysistrata LysistrataMarist College
Dir. Hilari Anderson
2015PericlesMarinaSGCNZ NSSP
Dir. Peter Hambleton
2014Good Woman of SetzuanWongMarist College
Dir. Hilari Anderson
2014MacbethWitch 1 Young Auckland Shakespeare Company
Dir. Jacque Drew
2014Romeo & JulietTybaltYoung Auckland Shakespeare Company
Dir. Paul Gittins
2014UrinetownLittle SallySt. Peter's Musical
Dir. John Hellyer
2013AidaAmnerisSt. Peter's Musical
Dir. John Hellyer
2012Nicolas NickelbyMiss Knag (Support)The Auckland Performing Arts Centre (TAPAC)
Dir. Jan Saussey
2012The TempestAriel (Lead)Marist College Entry
Dir. Ms Jessica Rigold
2011MacbethBanquoSheila Wynn Schools Shakespeare Competition


2017Ash Vs Evil Dead Loop GroupLoop Group


American Accent Training with Jacque Drew - 2018, The Actor's Program
American Accent Training with Jim McLarty - 2018, The Actor's Program
Australian Accent Training with Alexandra Whitman - 2018, The Actor's Program
TAP 2018 - 2018, The Actors Programme
Voice Training with Kirstie O'Sullivan - 2018, The Actor's Program
Casting Hothouse - 2017, Equity New Zealand
Elizabeth Kemp Sensory Workshop - 2017
Self-tape Master class with Tandi Wright 2017 - 2017
American Accent Training with Chris Stewart - 2016
Combat Workshops with Phillip Stafford - 2016, SGCNZ YSC 2016, London
Movement Workshops with Glynn Macdonald - 2016, SGCNZ YSC 2016, London
Playing Workshop - 2016, Colin Hurley (SGCNZ YSC, London)
Voice Workshops with Alex Bingley - 2016, SGCNZ YSC 2016, London
NYDS National Youth Drama School - 2015
Shakespeare Globe Centre NZ (SGCNZ) - 2015, National Shakespeare School
Aspiring Young Actors Drama School - 2011
Australian Music Examination Board - 2008, Honours in Speech and Drama First Grade - Drama and Performance
Ballet - 2005, Grade 3
Horse Riding lessons - 2005