Actor

Melanie Crawley Actor. Photo by Sophie Giddens

Melanie is an actor specialising in voice and stage. She works regularly as an audiobook narrator and voiceover artist and as an actor producer for Tannie Productions and is a founder member of Next Left.

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Tannie & Tannie Production Shots: Photos by Jody Cliffe.

She most recently appeared as Tannie in ‘Tannie & Tannie’ Northern Tour 2019/20. Previously as Moira in ‘Eric and Moira’ in Next Left:Hope in 2020, as Mel in ‘The Ghost You Can’t Shake’ by Aileen Quinn at Hope Mill Theatre, 2019, as The Mayor in ‘Friday Night, Mayor’ for Sheffield Theatres Making Room Takeover and as Lord Montague in Romeo and Juliet at Hope Mill Theatre.

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Left: Melanie Crawley as Lord Montague, Middle: Angela Hazeldine as Lady Montague, Right: Emily Dowson as Romeo. Photo credit: Tom Barker

Other recent appearances were: Joan for Tesco’s ‘Food Love Stories’ campaign, in  ITV’s Coronation Street (Court Clerk, speaking role) and as Blodwyn in Peter Huntley’s wonderfully quirky series of radio sketches: Dylan and Blod Talk about Dai for Cornucopia Radio.

Other theatre credits include: Betty, Changes, Lowry Theatre directed by Sue Jenkins, Betty, In a Forest, Dark and Deep, Stuffed Horse, Salford Arts Theatre; Shelley Levene, Glengarry Glen Ross; Lubov Ranyavskaya, The Cherry Orchard; Rosemary/Bernice/Emma Pearce/Doreen, Confusions; Flora, A Slight Ache; Miss Pole, Cranford at Christmas and The Porter / Siward, Macbeth all at DGP, Lantern Theatre, Sheffield and The Sheffield Mysteries, Sheffield Theatres, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

Melanie in the cast line-up for Romeo and Juliet at Hope Mill Theatre, June 2018
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Melanie as ‘Joan’ for a recent Tesco commercial:
In a Forest Dark and Deep, Rehearsal Photos:
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In a Forest Dark and Deep Production stills: