Robyn Paterson

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

175 cm

Age Range

27–35

Ethnicity

NZ/European

Career Highlights

Bachelor of Performing Arts - Acting Major
UNITEC

People's & Judges Choice Award for Wildcard Section - Second Place "Introducing Anna"
Short & Sweet Festival

The Almighty Johnsons - Series/TV3 (TVD)
South Pacific Pictures
Role: Angelicka

Shortland Street (TVD)
South Pacific Pictures
Role: Ursula Kruger

Paradise at the End of the World (FF)
GFC (Germany) Ltd
Role: Gas Station Attendant Director: Thomas Hezel
Producer: Frank Buchs, Carsten Kelber

Awards.

2016Best Monologue at the Fringe
2016Edinburgh Reporks 'Pick of the Fringe'
2014Winner 'Best Newcomer at the Short and Sweet Festival in Sydney for 'The South Afreakins'
2012Best Independant Theatre Company
2011NZ Under 25 Playwright Competition-Third Place-Mooi River
2010People's & Judges Choice Award for Wildcard Section - Second Place "Introducing Anna" - Short & Sweet Festival

Feature Film.

2018Same but DifferentRachel (Lead)
Dir. Nikki Si'ulepa
2010Curry MunchersLisa Robinson (Supporting)
2009Paradise at the End of the WorldGas Station Attendant (Support)GFC (Germany) Ltd
Dir. Thomas Hezel

Short Film.

2015Clay PigeonsLead
Dir. Kieran Clark
2008TrashUnitec Productions
Dir. John Callen
2008Golden History
Dir. Alison Tubbs
2006SheepMecedesMaddy Wong Productions
Dir. Maddy Wong

Television.

2013Anzac GirlsSister Lorna RattRay (Guest)AG TV Pty Limited Australia
2012Power Rangers Miss Snell Charity Worker (Guest)Power Rangers Productions Ltd
Dir. Various
2012The Blue RoseEleanor Peterson (Guest)South Pacific Pictures Limited
Dir. Various
2010Go GirlsDanni (Guest Role)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Peter Burger
2010Shortland StreetUrsula Kruger (Support)South Pacific Pictures
2010The Almighty Johnsons - Series/TV3Angelicka (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
2001Shortland StreetMelissa ComrieSouth Pacific Pictures

Theatre.

2017The South AfreakinsLeadLondon Vault Test
2017The South AfreakinsLeadBasement Theatre
2017Victors RanterstantrumLee
2016Fallen AngelsJulia (Lead)Southfield Theatre Company
Dir. Noel Coward
2016The South AfreakinsLead
2015Generation of ZFrosty/Robin (Lead)London, UK
2014The South Afreakins Lead Sydney's Short and Sweet Festival
2014One Woman Show 'The South Afreakins' Written and Performed by Robyn Paterson
2013Little Shop of HorrorsSydney Musical Society
Dir. Matt Cater
2013Auckland Short and Sweet Festival 'The World's First Fight' written by Robyn Paterson, was a finalist in the Gala Performance.
2012The South Afreakins
Dir. Robyn Paterson
2011Six Degrees of Seperation Readers and Writers Festival
Dir. Colin McColl
2010Introducing AnnaAnna (Lead)The Basement
Dir. Patricia Phelan
2010The Sinful MonologuesLeia
Dir. Thomas Sainsbury
2010Introducing AnnaWritten & Performed (Solo )Short and Sweet Festival
2009Sit On ItJen (Lead)Young and Hungry Festival
Dir. Ben Crowder
2008A Midsummer Night's DreamFrancis FluteUNITEC Productions
Dir. John Callen
2008I'm All But A MemoryLead Actor/ Designer/ WriterUNITEC Productions
Dir. Robyn Paterson
2007To Seek the Happy IslesSachaUNITEC Productions
Dir. Leo Gene Peters
2006Three SistersMashaUNITEC Productions
Dir. Cameron Rhodes
2006ShowcaseLeadUNITEC Productions
Dir. Cameron Rhodes
2005Chook ChookChrissyMelbourne Performing Arts Tour
Dir. Susan Hayworth
2004Bye Bye BirdieLouise (Chorus)Riverlea Theatre Company
2003CarmenChorusOpera Waikato
1999Oliver TwistOrphan/Fagan's Boy (Chorus)Riverlea Theatre Productions
Dir. Ngarie Holmes

Training.

Screenwise Acting School - 2015, Sydney Australia
Leigh Pickford Acting for Screen Masterclass - 2013
Lyn Hegarty Audition and Screen Masterclass - 2013
Neighbourhood Playhouse School of Theatre-New York - 2011
Barefoot On-Screen Acting Clinic - 2010, Mike & Matt Dwyer
Terri De'Ath's American Accent Workshop (advanced level) - 2009
Miranda Harcourt - Day Clinic - 2009
Faith Martin Day Seminar - 2009
Fast Turnaround Television Workshop - South Pacific Pictures - 2007, John Callen
Bachelor of Performing Arts - Acting Major - 2006, UNITEC
On Screen Acting Workshop - 2006, South Seas Drama School
Intensive Weekend Acting Workshop TAPAC - 2005, Keren LeClair-Green
Acting Workshop TAPAC - 2005, Keren Green
Theatre Workshop - 2005
Theatre Workshop TAPAC - 2005, Jeanene Saveljouls