ACTOR. WRITER. PRODUCER. TEA PROVIDER.
Lydia runs Fearless Players. Which means she does the boring admin bit. If you email us she will be the one who sends you a prompt (If we write it here she has to do it) reply.
Lydia Davidson is a Geordie Actor, Writer and Producer. In 2018 she debuted her one woman show 'Confessions of a Child Star' at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Which led onto her flying out to South Korea where she worked with English Musicals Korea developing new musicals. She most recently co-wrote Fun Fest and Treasure Island which open in Paju, South Korea this summer.
Theatre Credits Include: Rhona McCormick in ‘Atlantic: A Scottish Story’. Atlantic won a Herald Angel award and was shortlisted for Musical Theatre Reviews, Best New Musical Award. She played Jack’s Mother in ‘Into the Woods’ at Assembly Hall Edinburgh 2017. Musical of the Year (Elokay Productions); Jack and the Beanstalk (Hurricane Productions); Rent (JamesArts Productions); The Tailor Made Man Musical Workshop (The Arts Theatre), Josie’s Dragonfly Variety Show (Newcastle Theatre Royal)
Lydia is currently directing new musical, Lost in Time by Filip Holackay.
Her shows Fun Fest and Treasure Island are being performed in South Korea by EMK.
The Fearless Team
COMPOSER. MUSICAL DIRECTOR. SINGER. JINGLE QUEEN.
Shonagh trained as a singer at University. She then studied on the Musical Director programme at The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. A proud Scot she hosts Burns supper every year.
Shonagh is a Scottish composer, musical director and singer. Most recently she was Musical Director for ‘Atlantic: A Scottish Story’ at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017, where the show won a Herald Angel award and was shortlisted for Musical Theatre Review's Best New Musical Award. At the Fringe 2015, Shonagh was the composer and MD of the new musical ’Hemmed In’, which was shortlisted for Musical Theatre Network’s Development Award
She is currently working on her new musical ‘Home From Here: A Scottish Musical', one of 5 Scottish musicals to be selected for BEAM 2018, a showcase organised by Musical Theatre Network and Mercury Musical Development.
ACTOR. SINGER. DIRECTOR. MANDATORY AMERICAN MEMBER
Melanie hails from the US of A, and asks that you please don't judge her (she didn't vote for him). She has called the UK her home since attending RCS where she graduated with an MA with Distinction in 2010. Back in NYC she could be found creating theatre companies and acting, writing and directing for them on off-broadway stages. She has also worked regionally across the new country as an actor and choreographer in lots of places no one has ever heard of. She has a specific passion for developing new work and is absolutely thrilled to be creating with such a lovely group of women. A lover of mustard, she has spent the past year teaching through the Juniors and Short Course programs at RCS, and most recently was seen in new development pieces for Noisemaker at NTS and The Other Palace in London. She also collects DVDs like some women collect shoes, suggestions for the library are most welcome.
She is currently Assistant Directing the Musical Theatre BA Showcase at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
ACTOR. SINGER. COMEDY QUEEN.
Lori is a Scottish actor and singer. She is our resident queen of comedy and will have you in stitches! Whether thats with one of her famous characters or with her very own slam poetry!
Her theatre credits include: Atlantic: America and the Great War (American Musical Theatre Project); Into The Woods (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland); A View from the Bridge (Touring Consortium); Tonight...from the West End (TonightProductions); Avenue Q (EUSOG); Oliver! (Kings Theatre Edinburgh)
She is currently playing Jean Armour in Armour: A Herstory of the Scottish Bard
We work with lots of fearless creatives to make our work. Check them out below!
ACTOR. SINGER. DANCER. FLUFFY SOCK ENTHUSIAST
Nina is the newest and youngest member of the team and we're so excited that she joins the BA Musical Theatre course at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in September 2018. She enjoys tap dancing, iced coffee and spends most of her time in the splits, which makes us all extremely jealous! Oh and she loves cats. Like, a lot. So we have to put a cat ban on rehearsals which is upsetting for us all but we've got to get the work done.
She is currently playing Sarah Burns in Armour: A Herstory of the Scottish Bard.