Cate Russell

Height: 5'8"
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Red
Equity Status: Full


Cate will be appearing in Blackcatfishmusketeer by Dylan Coburn Gray (Malaprop Theatre) in Camden People's Theatre, London in May/June 2018. She is also currently studying at Bow Street Acadamy. She recently appeared in Mr. Burns: a Post-Electric Play by Rough Magic Seeds, directed by Ronan Phelan in the Project Arts Centre, december 2017.

Cate featured as a lead role in two productions by Malaprop Theatre Company in 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Blackcatfishmusketeer and spirit-of-the-fringe award winning Love+ ran every night in Summerhall Theatre to rave reviews. 

In 2016 she completed her BA (Hons) in Drama from the University of Wolverhampton, for which she received 1st class honours and Student of the Year Award. Recent Dublin productions include Blackcatfishmusketeer by Malaprop theatre company, Tiny Plays at Draiocht, and Enjoy (Rough Magic Seeds) at the Project Arts Centre. Prior to that Cate was a core member and devisor with the London-based Theo Adams Company. This is an award-winning theatre ensemble who has toured worldwide with their productions of Cry Out, Entertainment and Tonight is Forever, since 2009. In 2012, they were invited to undertake the prestigious Robert Wilson Residency in the Watermill Centre, NY. Their documentary 'Performance' was screened in ICA Philadelphia, Berkeley Art Museum, California and PS1 Contemporary Art Centre, New York. She has modelled for editorials in W Magazine, i-D Magazine, Ponystep Magazine and Dazed and Confused. She has performed her live art in London art galleries (Tate Britain, ICA, House Gallery, Union Gallery) and underground performance platforms (Shunt, Eat Your Heart Out).



Demelza and Ross dualogue from Season 2, Episode 10 of Poldark (BBC).