Marissa Bonnar

Student Information


Spotlight pin: 7114-6750-6390 

Pronouns: she/her

Height: 5’6″

Playing age range: 17-28

Nationality: Scottish



AccentsScottish* (regions of Scotland – west coast/east coast/north), Irish (Dublin/Belfast), Welsh (standard), RP, London, Cockney, Essex, Manchester, Yorkshire, Geordie, Bristol, American (Standard/Southern/New York) Italian, Russian. Good ear for accents.  

Dance: General, Contemporary Dance, Tap, Ballet basics, Zumba, Salsa, Lindy Hop, Celidh, Freestyle,  Contact Improvisation 

Movement: Lecoq

Singing: Alto/Soprano, Acapella, Choral, Harmony, Jazz singing, general styles

Previous qualifications: BTEC in Music Performance (Percussion), BFI Documentary Residential and Film course

Other: Clarinet, Full Kit Percussion, Cajon, Bodhran, Samba Band, Song Writing, GMAC- Film Directing (short films – which won a Scottish Youth Audience Award) and 1st Assitant Directing. PVG (Children and Adults) and First Aid, Hill Walking, Yoga, experience in Taekwondo and Football. 


Work Experience:

Niomi, Control, BBC Social (short film), BBC (Jill Davies)  

Sylvia, The Speculator, RCS (Mark Thomson)

Amelia, The Comedy of Errors, RCS (Andrew McGregor)

Martha, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf, RCS (John Kazek)

Popova, The Bear, RCS (Katya Kamotskaia

Ensemble, Cinderella, The Citizens Theatre (Dominic Hill)

Vicky, Preggers (short film), RCS (Callum Jarvie)


Sam Irons. 2020

Contact Information


The Speculator

The Speculator

The Comedy of Errors