Ferdinand McKay

Student Information


Height: 6′ 2″

Playing age range: 16-30

Nationality: Scottish/German

Scholarships/Awards: Robertson’s Trust Scholarship, Ellaine Campbell Gullan Poetry Trophy 

Equity number: 00489135 

Visa status: Permission to work in the UK



Accents: Scottish Standard*, Edinburgh*, German*, London, American (standard), Australian, Irish-Southern, Portuguese, RP, Russian 

Movement: Lecoq Movement, Mask work

Previous qualifications: HNC Acting and Theatre Performance, Edinburgh College 

Languages: Portuguese and German (fluent), Spanish (proficient) 

Other: Writing, spoken word, poetry, filmmaking, juggling, unicycling 


Work Experience:

Boris/Walter/Martin, A Very Expensive Poison, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (dir. Finn den Hertog)

Frankie Malonie, Frankie Malonie’s Solo Man, RCS: On the Verge Festival

Duke Vincentio, Measure for Measure, RCS (dir. Ali Hunter)

John, A Gaggle of Saints (Neil LaBute), RCS (dir. Guy Hollands)

Astrov, Uncle Vanya, RCS (dir. Katya Kamotskaia)


A Very Expensive Poison