Ben Standish


Student Information


Nationality: British

Height: 5’11”

Playing Age Range: 20-30


Accents: English RP*, American (Standard), French, German, Heightened RP, London, Spanish

Languages: French (Proficient), Mandarin Chinese (Proficient)

Singing: Musical Theatre & Jazz (Baritone)

Other Skills: Guitar, Ukelele, Physical Theatre, Football, Cycling, Driving

Previous Training:

National Youth Theatre (2009-2020)

MA Classical and Contemporary Text (Acting), Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (2019-2021)

Associate of London College of Music in Music Theatre Performance

Work Experience:

Steve, The Astronauts Chair, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (Calum Moore)

Orsino, Twelfth Night, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (Eve Jamieson)

Posthumus Leonatus, Cymbeline, Shakespeare’s Globe/RCS (Nick Hutchison)

Sami, Wherever I Lay My Head, National Youth Theatre (Andy Whyment)

Roland, Constellations, Nottingham Lakeside Arts (Gus Herbert)

Jack Gale, The Thrill of Love, Notthingham New Theatre (Laura Jayne Bateman)

Hotel Porter, Ritual Slaughter of Gorge Mastromas, Stephen Joseph Theatre/NSDF (Ben Williamson)

Rodolpho, A View From The Bridge, Nottingham New Theatre (Gus Herbert)

Joey/Eddie, Road, Nottingham New Theatre (Ben Williamson)

Village Musician, Red Riding Hood, National Youth Theatre (Anna Niland)

Directing Experience:

Timon/Titus, Nottinghm New Theatre

A Christmas Carol, Shenzhen Poly Theatre

Success: W.I.P, RCS On The Verge Festival

Off The Ground, (Assistant Director to Abigail Graham)

Jess Hardwick 2020

Contact Information


The Astronaut's Chair

The Astronaut's Chair

The Astronaut's Chair


Ben Standish as Steve in The Astronaut's Chair

I'm Not Running (Performed with Katja Taylor)

Plaques and Tangles (Performed with Sophie Harris)