We are delighted to announce the cast of Under the Market Roof by Becky Prestwich.
Amy Drake - Lisa
Naveed Choudhry - Jay
Russell Richardson - Len
Sarah Jane Lee - Karen
Amy graduated ALRA North in 2013 and has since appeared in Emmerdale (ITV), JB Shorts and MTA nominated shows as part of 24:7 Theatre Festival. Most recently she played Carly in Ian Kershaw's KEEP BREATHING, directed by Joyce Branagh and played GEORGE MERRY/ Mum in TREASURE ISLAND at the Dukes in Lancaster.'
Naveed is a professional actor from Manchester, perhaps best known for playing the character Tariq over two seasons of Waterloo Road.
Over the last seven years he has also appeared in a number of TV shows including Doctors, Casualty and Silent Witness and is delighted to return to the theatre for this show.
Russell has worked extensively on stage and screen for many years. Theatre credits include: Singin’ In The Rain; The Winter’s Tale; An August Bank Holiday Lark; Our Day Out; Romeo & Juliet; Ghosts; Hindle Wakes; The Wind in the Willows; Waiting For Godot; The Glee Club; Chip Shop Chips; Oliver Twist; Pinocchio and award winning The Hobbit.
Television credits include: Last Tango in Halifax; several guest roles in Doctors; Bancroft; The City & The City; Coronation Street; Brookside; Hollyoaks; Family Affairs; Drop The Dead Donkey and, of course, two series of Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps.
Sarah Jane Lee
Theatre Credits Include: A Christmas Cracker (Riding Lights), The Alchemist (The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry), The Transit of Venus (24:7 Manchester Festival); Manchester Lines (Library Theatre), The Memory of Water (Vice Versa Theatre), Romeo & Juliet (Orange Tree Theatre); One woman play Flight! (Footprints Theatre); The Passion and A Different Drum (Riding Lights).
Film and T.V credits include: Emmerdale (ITV), Coronation Street (ITV), Irreversible (Rankin Films/Finite). Radio: The Hiding Place, Ben Hur & The Luke Reports (Focus on the Family Radio USA).