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Isabelle is a British Lebanese actor, comedian, and writer, who really loves pretending to like high brow conversation, playing Heads Up, and talking about herself in the third person.​
She has gigged across the UK and internationally.
Screenshot Writer/Performer Commendee - 2020
Funny Women Shorts Prize Finalist - 2020
Semi finalist: Funny Women Stage award 2018/2Northdown 2019/Leicester Square 2018
Representation: Sammy and Richard at RBM

 

UPCOMING

ELLIPSIS

Ellipsis is my one woman comedy show about grief and grieving. Like all of the best things it is both sad and funny. Come! Not sure when it's on next but I can let you know - drop me a line on the contact page.

Previously at The Lion and Unicorn Theatre (November 2020) The New Normal Festival (August 2020), Camden People's Theatre (March 2020) and cancelled in lockdown week at Vault Festival.

STAND UP

Oh GIGS! YEAH, GIGS! GIGS YAAAAAASSSS!

Check my insta for gigs!

 

Stuff

Here are the things I have done. A comiculum vitae (sorry.)

ACTING

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My career highlight is obviously playing a glazed ham in a Walkers Christmas Crisps Commercial in 2018. I have also worked at/with Shubbak Festival, Liverpool Arab Arts Festival, The Carriageworks (Leeds), Gate Theatre, Et Cetera Theater, Unity Theatre (Liverpool), Old Red Lion, Charing Cross, Cockpit. In addition to Arab roles, I also play wenches, murderers, naughty maids, neurotic mothers.

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COMEDY

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Time Out Funniest Shows in London, May 2019 (Isabelle and Karen Say Relax @ 2Northdown)
Soho Theatre Comedy Lab
Semi finalist: Funny Women New Act 2018, 2Northdown New Act 2019, Leicester Square 2018.
Gigs for Backyard, Mirth, more open mic promoters than is imaginable, Rich Mix, Arts Canteen, Jericho, and others.

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WRITING

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  • Breakfast, a short film, completed 2019. Shortlisted for the Funny Women Comedy Shorts Prize in 2020.

  • Ellipsis, a one woman show. I'm performing it when I can safely, given the - er - circumstances! It was commended for the Screenshot competition for Sister Pictures/South of the River in 2020.

  • Nobu and Amytis, a sitcom, is in development.

Also BBC Radio 4, Succubus, The Actors Yearbook published by Methuen Drama.

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BITS

My full CV is available if you just click here.

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There are some fun bits to see and hear here. HEAR HEAR.

These are the boring bits:

Location: London/Beirut

Bases in: Manchester, Dubai, Los Angeles, New York

Height: 5'9" (175cm)

Playing Age: 28 - 34 years

Appearance: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, White

Eye Colour: Hazel

Hair Colour: Dark Brown

Hair Length: Long

Voice Character: Reassuring

Voice Quality: Velvety

Languages: English (native,) French (fully fluent,) Lebanese Arabic, Italian (conversational.)

 

CONTACT ME

Please contact my agents at RBM:

Sammy for comedy (samuel@rbmcomedy.com)

Richard for acting (info@rbmactors.com)

Or fill in the form if you fancy it. Yeh? Good.

YAAAAAASSSSSS.