AKL Ruth Dudding

Ruth DuddingFeatured Popular

Hair
Brown - Dark
Eyes
Blue
Height
5'6'' / 168 cm
DOB
1960

FEATURE FILM

2004Priscilla's Path to Zero Waste, 'Priscilla'
Struth Productions Mocumentary

TELEVISION

2015 Monster of Mangatiti (docu-drama), 'Doctor'
Screentime NZ Ltd, Dir. Ric Pellizerri
2009 Shortland Street, 'Susanna Price'
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2005 The Yoga Room, 'Yoga Teacher'
Struth Video Productions
1994 Plainclothes, 'Mother'
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
1994Shortland Street, 'Childcare Worker'
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
1993Deep Water Haven, 'Yachting Instructor'
South Pacific Pictures
1993Shortland Street, 'Fanatical Pro-lifer'
South Pacific Pictures
1992The Magic Box, 'Clown'
Isambard
1992The Rainbow Warrior, 'French Reporter'
South Pacific Pictures
1990Crimewatch, 'Victim'
Gibson Group
1990An Angel at my Table (tele-feature), 'School Teacher'
TVNZ, Dir. Jane Campion
1989The Early Bird Show, 'SPCA Officer'
TV3
1988The Shadow Trader, 'Tramper'
TVNZ
1980Both Sides of the Fence, 'Secretary'
TVNZ

PRESENTING

1995 Community Channel 4, 'Presenter / Reporter'
Saturn Communications

THEATRE
2013 Motel, 'Wife'
Basement Theatre, Dir. Todd Rippon
10-11 Clown Doctors NZ, 'Dr. Priscilla Pick-me-up'
Starship Hospital
2006Vagina Monologues, 'Eve Ensler'
Unity Theatre Gisbourne
02-04River of Light, 'Clown / Maked Chx'
Struth Productions
2001The Litter Show, 'Various'
The Invisible Theatre Company
2000Cosi, 'Ruth'
Unity Theatre Gisbourne
2000The Rubbish Conspiracy, 'Politician'
The Invisible Theatre Company
1999The Figureheads' Tale, 'Figurehead'
Dudding / Rickard Productions
1999Recycling Campaign, 'Various'
The Invisible Theatre Company
1993Women's Book Festival, 'Comedian / Mime'
Aotea Centre
1993Love Spasm, 'Various'
Light Night Cabaret / Watershed Theatre
1991Gala Opening, 'Comedian'
Galaxy Theatre
1990The Black & White Mystery, 'Mime Artist'
BATS
1989Theatresports, 'Various'
Maidment Theatre
1989Four Little Girls, 'Picasso'
Auckland Art Gallery
1989Shaw on Shaw, 'Bernard Shaw'
Pumphouse Theatre
1987Theatre Picoluc, 'Self devised'
Paris, France
1987Theatre Luni, 'Self devised'
Paris, France

SHORT FILM

2016 Sparrow, 'Feather Woman #2'
Robin Murphy Productions Ltd, Dir. Welby Ings

2010 48 Hours, 'Business Woman'
Tsuki Chicken Whangarei
 

TELEVISION COMMERCIALS

2015 NZTA
NZ
2012 Berocca
Australia, New Zealand, South Africa
 

VOICE WORK

1995Voice overs
Saturn Communications Advertising Unit
92-94Talking Books
Royal NZ Foundation for the Blind
1984Not In Here Please, radio play
NZBC

TRAINING

1995Videography: camera technique, SVHS editing & vision mixing
Saturn Communications
1993Acting Technique with Raymond Hawthorne
The Actors Space
1987Clowning Studies
Paris, France
1987Diploma of Movement
New Sorbonne, Paris
1986Movement Theatre & QE II Scholarship
Ecoles Jacques LeCoq, Paris
1984NZ Drama Graduate
Drama School
1981Movement & Drama Studies
Studio Silencio, Barcelona Spain

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Highlights

Feature Film

2004 Priscilla's Path to Zero Waste, 'Priscilla'
Struth Productions Mocumentary

Television

2015 Monster of Mangatiti (docu-drama), 'Doctor'
Screentime NZ Ltd Dir: Ric Pellizerri

2009 Shortland Street, 'Susanna Price'
South Pacific Pictures Dir: Various directors

1994 Plainclothes, 'Mother'
South Pacific Pictures Dir: Various directors

1992 The Rainbow Warrior, 'French Reporter'
South Pacific Pictures

1990 An Angel at my Table (tele-feature), 'School Teacher'
TVNZ

Theatre

2013 Motel, 'Wife'
Basement Theatre Dir: Todd Rippon

10-11 Clown Doctors NZ, 'Dr. Priscilla Pick-me-up'
Starship Hospital

2006 Vagina Monologues, 'Eve Ensler'
Unity Theatre Gisbourne

Short Film

2016 Sparrow, 'Feather Woman #2'
Robin Murphy Productions Ltd Dir: Welby Ings

Television Commercials

2019 AMI Insurance
NZ

2018 Countdown
NZ

2017 Z Energy
NZ - 12 months

Skills

  • Acrobatics
  • Dancer
  • Ballroom Dancer
  • Tap Dancing
  • Full Licence
  • Fencing
  • Horse Riding
  • Martial Arts
  • Mime
  • Harmonica
  • Ukulele
  • Violin
  • Presenter
  • Puppeteer
  • Roller Skating
  • Singer
  • Stilt Walking
  • Swimming
  • Voice Artist
  • Yoga

Notes:

Acting tutor. Camera operator. Puppeteering work includes Public Eye (1989) & Space Knights (1988). Martial arts training includes aikido & judo. Other instruments include ukelele. Can drive manual and automatic.

Vocal Skills

    Languages:
  • French
  • Spanish

    Accents:
  • American (standard)
  • British
  • RP
  • French

Vocal Notes:

Fluent in French & Spanish.

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