Rachel Austin

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Rachel Austin
Acting for Radio
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TRAINING: The Arden School of Theatre 2005-2008

RACHEL AUSTIN has most recently appeared at E59E Theaters, Broadway, New York in ALL I WANT IS ONE NIGHT and The Royal Exchange Theatre in ALL I WANT IS ONE NIGHT, BLACK ROSES: THE KILLING OF SOPHIE LANCASTER, TAY SHORTS and COME CLOSER. Other theatre credits include: TALKING HEADS (Lichfield Festival), THE UNSUNG (Liverpool Everyman); UGLY DUCK (New Vic Theatre), WE’RE GOING ON A BEAR HUNT (Bolton Octagon), WORD PLAY UK Tour (Box of Tricks Theatre), DREAMERS (Oldham Coliseum); MANCHESTER SOUND: THE MASSACRE (Library Theatre), VERBALLY CHALLENGED (Contact Theatre) and I KNOW WHERE THE DEAD ARE BURIED (24:7 Theatre Festival) BE MY BABY (Northface Theatre), SKETCH PISTOLS (Bo Jazz) and ONCE IN A HOUSE ON FIRE (Monkeywood/Edinburgh Festival/The Lowry).

Rehearsed Readings include: Queen Margaret, The Luddites, Frankenstein, Parliament Square, Bruntwood Live Screening, SKYLINES and SCUTTLERS (Royal Exchange Theatre), Baal (HOME), WANTED! ROBIN HOOD (Library Theatre) THE LARAMIRE PROJECT (Hope Theatre Company)

Television credits include: BLACK ROSES: THE KILLING OF SOPHIE LANCASTER (BBC), SCRIMS, HOLYOAKS (LIME PRODUCTIONS) and CORONATION STREET (ITV). 

Film credits include: SIGHTSEERS (BIG TALK) and GIRLSHAPEDLOVEDRUG.

Radio credits include

2019, Hayden, BBC Radio 4 – New Creatives, Naked Productions/BBC Radio 4, Katherine Beacon

2019, Klara/Danuta, RAGE, Naked Productions/BBC Radio 4, Polly Thomas

2018, Corine, HILDA, BBC Radio 4, Susan Roberts

2017, Klara/Rebekah, A Grain Of Truth, BBC Radio 4 / Naked Productions, Polly Thomas

2016, Adele, Emile Zola: Blood, Sex and Money, BBC Radio 4, Pauline Harris

2016, Kayleigh, Port Stories, The Dukes Theatre, Lancaster, Alex Summers

2015, Hanna/Monika, Entanglement, BBC Radio 4, Polly Thomas

2015, Ronnie, Brief Lives (series regular), BBC Radio 4, Gary Brown

2015, Michelle, BOUND, National Prison Radio – BBC Production, Phil Maguire

2015, Laura, The Mark, BBC Radio 4, Pauline Harris

2015, Frankie, The Transfer, BBC Radio 4, Toby Fields

2014, Lily, Keith, BBC Radio 4, Michelle Choudhry

2014, Ronnie BRIEF LIVES (series regular), BBC Radio 4, Gary Brown

2014, Bridget, The Cloistered Soul, BBC Radio 4, Nadia Molinari

2013, Lesley Lomas, Queens of the Coal Age – Maxine Peake, BBC Radio 4/ Savvy Productions, Justine Potter

2013, Ronnie BRIEF LIVES (series regular), BBC Radio 4, Gary Brown

2013, Sara, The Sleeper, BBC Radio 4, Susan Roberts

2013, Leanne, The Early Warning, BBC Radio 3, Nadia Molinari

2012, Marie/Gemma, Craven, RED Productions/BBC Radio 4, Justine Potter

2012, Kitty, A Little Bit of Latitude, BBC Radio 4, Nadia Molinari

2012, Sophie, The Best Queue, BBC Radio 4, Alison Crawford

2012, Various Characters, Schools Radio, BBC Radio, Annabell Greenleaf

2012, Shell, CSI Millionaire, BBC Radio 3, The Verb, Carrie Rooney

2012, Jane, Das Goat, BBC Radio 3, The Verb, Carrie Rooney

2012, Katie, Tomorrow the Catwalk, BBC Radio 4, Susan Roberts

2011, Cara Noakes, Stone – Sleep Tight, BBC Radio 4, Nadia Molinari

2011, Helen, My Generation – Cath’s Story, BBC Radio 3, Susan Roberts

2011, Sky, My Generation – Emma’s Story, BBC Radio 3, Susan Roberts

2011, Receptionist, Everyone quite likes Justin, BBC Radio 4, Steven Canny

2011, Sophie Lancaster, Black Roses : The Killing of Sophie Lancaster, BBC Radio 4, Susan Roberts