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Benjamin Press is a proud graduate of the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York City. He moved into acting late in life having worked in International Humanitarian Law and Construction.
A graduate of SOAS in London, he has a love of performing around the world. Recent productions include A DOLL’S HOUSE (Sanctuary Theatre Company, New York) 48 (Proforca Theatre Company, London), and two original plays in the 2022 New York Theatre Festival: THE WORST PERSON I KNOW by Cameron Tharma (East St Studios, Belfast) and THE ACCOUNTANT by A.B. Wisely.
Ben has spent the last academic year teaching drama at Bedales School in Hampshire, UK. This is Ben’s first time performing at the English Theatre of Hamburg.
Katherine Rodden trained at The Oxford School of Drama. She has worked in theatre, film, television and Voiceover.
Theatre Credits include: Gail in GOOD FUN (Kings Head Theatre) Alex in COURTROOM PLAY (The Pleasance), Josie in GOODBYE TO BERLIN (Brockley Jack Theatre), Kate in NOISE (Birmingham Old Rep), Ruby in CONSTANCE KENTUCKY (Canal Cafe), Sabrina in GOOSEBUMPS ALIVE (The Vaults) Lana in INTERCOURSE (The Arts Theatre), Sam in THE LIONEL BLARE SEX YEARS (Park Theatre), Ruth in THE EFFECT OF GAMMA RAYS ON MAN-IN-THE-MOON MARIGOLDS (Brockley Jack Theatre), Lauren in A WOMAN OF NO IMPORTANCE… OR SOMEWHAT LITTLE IMPORTANCE (Waterloo East Theatre/ Hen & Chickens Theatre) Jacinta & Rodrigo in FUENTE OVEJUNA (Southwark Playhouse)
Films include: Lucy in WEREWOLF SANTA, Benny’s mum PENNY UP, Multiple roles in THE KILLINGS AT NURSERIES HOUSE and Katherine in THE OUTER CIRCLE.
Television appearances include: Diane in DIANE JONES: THE MID SUMMER MURDER (Paramount/Channel 5), Carter’s Secretary in THE GOLD (BBC), Numerous Roles in THE STORY BEAST’S ASTONISHING TALES OF SUPER UNEXPECTEDNESS (Sky)
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