CV of Andrew Garrido
Name : Andrew Garrido
Location : London
Nationality : British
Height : 166cm
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Hobbies & Interests :
Playing piano, swimming, golf, reading
Doesn't like insects
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Instrumental Music :
Grade 8 piano (Distinction). LTCL (Licentiate of Trinity College London - Level 6 qualification in music performance)
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Various Theatre and TV appearances: Billy in Stagecoach's Billy Elliot, Rose Theatre Kignston; Street Urchin in Carmen, Richmond Theatre; Small boy in Witchcraft The Musical, Broadway Theatre Catford; Performer (singing, dancing and acting) in Sta
Performer Details :
Classical pianist. Confident but calm and quiet. Patient, follows instructions well and learns scripts easily. Very easy to work with. Has lots of theatre experience and some experience of voiceover, TV and film. Clear speaking voice, with no regional accent. Recently passed LAMDA Solo Acting Grade 7 (Silver), passing with Merit (77/100). Currently preparing for Piano Grade 7.
LAMDA Bronze Medal Solo Acting—Passed with Merit (76/100).
LAMDA Grade Five Solo Acting—Passed with Merit (73/100).
LAMDA Silver Medal Solo Acting— Passed with Merit (77/100).
Grade Five Music Theory—Passed with Merit (85/100).
ABRSM Grade Five piano—Passed with Distinction. (Currently preparing for Grade 7.)
ABRSM Grade Three piano—Passed with Distinction.
LAMDA Grade Two Solo Acting—Passed with Distinction (89/100).
March 2010: awarded LAMDA Merit (78/100) for Grade One Acting.
July 2010 awarded LAMDA Distinction (89/100) for Grade Two Acting.
Received Stacoach "Student of the Year 2009" award (Andrew's first year. This is usually awarded to older students).
March 2009: Highest scoring student of LAMDA entry level Speaking Verse & Prose (Distinction (86/100).
July 2009: awarded LAMDA Distinction (80/100) for Speaking Verse & Prose and Merit (76/100) for Level Entry Acting.
Played Mr Bul in Darren Donohue’s ‘The Bird Trap’ at the LOST Theatre, London.
Played ‘Seymour’ in Stagecoach’s ‘The Little Shop of Horrors’ at the Polka Theatre, Wimbledon.
Played ‘James’ in ‘Trust Fund’, directed by Natalie Scott for the BUSH Festival 2012, BUSH Theatre London.
Played ‘Calvin’ (2 scenes, 1 line) in ‘Promise Dad’, Film directed by Ritesh Sinha.
Played Chopin’s Waltz Number 10 at a charity event for Childrens’ Hope (Southall).
Narrator (Shakespearian style) of Handel’s ‘Messiah’ for the Music Festival at the ‘European Remnants Christian Conference 2013’, Park Inn Hotel Heathrow.
Sang with Rock Choir at the O2 Arena, London.
2011, Arena, Chorister, Young Voices (O2 Arena), Young Voices
Sang with Young Voices choir at O2 Arena London
Recorded ‘True Colours’ with Rock Choir (Led by Jim Hawkins) at Abbey Road Studios, London. The Sound Engineer was world renowned Simon Rhodes.
2009, Event, Chorister, Royal Albert Hall Schools Event
2009, Event, Presenter/Singer/Dancer, 'Back to the 80s' (Her Majesty's Theatre, London), Stagecoach, Claire Guy
2008, Event, Soloist and chorister, Summer Song 2008 (Fairfield Halls, Croydon), John Fisher
2011, Musical, 'Billy Elliot', Billy Elliot (Rose Theatre, Kingston-upon-Thames), Stagecoach, Claire Guy
2009, Musical, 'Charlie', Adaptation of Cindarella, Stagecoach, Claire Guy
2008, Workshop, 'Troy', High School Musical, Stagecoach, Claire Guy
2009, Opera, Street Urchin, Carmen (Richmond Theatre)
Pianist, using own name: Played three excerpts from classical pieces, then went to the studio to record voiceover sections (‘Today!’ ELT Programme for Schools, directed by Marion Cottave, Silversun Management).
Played Mr Bul in Darren Donohue's 'The Bird Trap' at The LOST Theatre London
2009, Television, Presenter, 'Meet the Keeper' (CBBC Roar!), CBBC
2006, Television, Boy playing in the snow, Winter Wonderland (series of promos for Nick Jr.), Nickelodeon UK
2005, Television, 'Greg', The Wiggleathon (series of TV promos for Nick Jr.), Nickelodeon UK
2005, Television, Little boy playing and eating with the bears, Little Bear's Picnic (series of TV promos for Nick Jr.), Nickelodeon UK