Photograph by                 Sophie Giddens

Melanie is an actor and voiceover artist, based in Sheffield, represented by ADP Agency

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Melanie is currently appearing as Tannie in Tannie & Tannie on tour across the north of England. (production photos below – credit Jody Cliffe)

Melanie also writes for theatre and screen.

She previously appeared 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 (pictured below – photo credit Tom Barker).

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

Previously, she appeared in ‘Three Post-Apocalyptic Comedians Walk Into A Bar…’ a performance she also wrote, produced and directed – commissioned by Rebuild Festival.

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


Melanie as ‘Joan’ for a recent Tesco commercial:


In a Forest Dark and Deep, Rehearsal Photos:


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