Providing Actors for Film, TV, Theatre and Radio in the UK since 1984


Role With It Productions

We fully support this exciting Hebden Bridge based production company & look forward to working alongside them in the future. Our members will feature in the cast of NUTCRACKER to be performed during December 2012 in our new home the Hebden Bridge Town Hall.

The Actors’ Guild of Great Britain

Driven by the community it serves The Actors’ Guild is a thriving not-for-profit organisation that is totally actor led, existing to provide the services that address the demands and difficulties that actors face today, with the actors voice always at the centre.

Kreative Bomb

Jonathan Robertson of Kreative Bomb is a skilled graphic designer and artist based alongside us in the Creative Quarter of the Town Hall, Hebden Bridge. We highly recommend Jonathan and look forward to working with him in the near future.

The Creative Quarter, Hebden Bridge Town Hall

Thanks to the dedication and hard work of our membership, we will relocate to a brand new, waterside office, at the heart of the Hebden Bridge Creative Quarter in the spring of 2012.

Screen Yorkshire

Screen Yorkshire's mission is to inspire, promote and support the development of a successful long-term film, broadcast, games and interactive media sector to grow the economic, social and cultural wealth of the region. We fully support the vision and ongoing work of Screen Yorkshire.

The Spotlight

The industry's leading casting resource. All our actors are members of The Spotlight.


Equity is the only Trade Union to represent artists from across the entire spectrum of arts and entertainment. All our members are encouraged to become members of Equity.

The Stage

We have a yearly subscription to The Stage newspaper. We consider it a valuable industry resource and are supported by its writers.

The Hebden Bridge Arts Festival

We fully support and participate in our local festival that runs every year from 25th June - 10th July. Our members Lisa Allen, Gail Burland, Gemma Ryan, Dan Carey and Barrie Ryan English have all performed in the 'Hebden Shorts' alongside actors such as Bernard Wrigley, Paul Opacic, Dominic Brunt, Mark Charnock and Ursula Holden Gill. The pieces are a collection of short plays by Emmerdale writers Mark Illis, Stephen May and P. McCarthy, Hollyoaks and Coronation Street writers Paul Coates and Dave Simpson, National theatre writer Anna Clarkson and Silent Witness writer Stephen Brady. Directors have included Polly Thomas, Joyce Branagh and Ben Jancovich, Sophia Rashid, Paul Murphy, Alice Bartlett, Kath Mattock and Susan McGeorge.

Zebra Photography

Sarah Mason is a locally based photographer, responsible for photography at the Hebden Bridge Arts Festival. Photographs of 'The Hebden Shorts' taken by Sarah, can be viewed in our gallery section.

Net Retail

This is our highly recommended website designer.

Casting Call Pro

This is an online directory of professional actors, presenters, agents and casting professionals. Several members of North of Watford use this service.

Mikron Theatre Company

This fascinating, rural touring company, regularly uses our actors for it's tours along Britains waterways.

National Media Museum

The National Media Museum in Bradford is the most visited museum outside London. Our actors have worked regularly within the museum for many years. We assist in the training of industry professionals, acting as presenters and participating in interactive theatre projects.

Blank Tape Studios

Our actors regularly provide voice overs for this Sheffield based studio.

The Northumberland Theatre Company

Our actors regularly work for this excellent touring company, based at The Playhouse in Alnwick. The NTC tours predominantly to community centres or village halls in small rural towns creating theatre that is accessible to all.

Scenario Roleplay

Scenario regularly uses our actors for role-play and training in businesses. Scenario works to improve skills and professional practice, creating realism and consistency.

Co-operative Personal Management Association (CPMA)

Backed by Equity and founded in 2002, the CPMA is an organisation that seeks to raise the profile of co-ops with both employers and actors and to represent the interests of co-ops with external bodies. North Of Watford are delighted to be members of the CPMA.

Planet Rabbit Productions

A unique touring company that often engages the talents of our members. Planet Rabbit are dedicated to taking smaller plays to venues throughout the north of England. Appealing plays, accessible places, affordable prices.

Mind The Gap

We are proud that our actors continue to work with this amazing award winning theatre company. Mind The Gap were founded 23 years ago in Bradford, West Yorkshire and are one of the countries leading disability-related theatre companies. Professional theatre by disabled people with professional actors.

Michael Pollard Photographer

Many of our actors choose to use the services of Michael Pollard. With over 20 years experience specialising in actors production and headshots, Michael has developed a reputation as one of the North's leading photographers in this field.

English Rice Productions

Our members have strong links with English Rice. Founded in 2010, this northern based production company specializes in the creation of original comedy drama.

Professional Roleplayers Ltd

A leading UK role play company, PrP provides training and development through drama-based learning. With over 14 years of experience in the training field, PrP has perfected the innovative use of role play, bringing training to life. Our members are delighted to be part of the PrP roleplay team.