Ruth Pieloor

Ruth Pieloor

ACTOR-PUPPETEER-IMPROVISER
Acting Teacher, Actor, Puppeteer, Voice Actor and Voice Artist

Canberra, Australia

Member Since:
April 2015
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About Ruth

With a background in dance, physical theatre and puppetry (Terrapin Puppet Theatre 1992-1995) Ruth trained as an actor (BA Nepean UWS), devised and performed with ricochet (1999-2003) and after a Bachelor Teaching (UWS) taught Drama in various Sydney schools. In 2013 Ruth performed her own unscripted solo (& puppet) work in Impro ACT’s Showcase Sorry I Love You, won Best Actress in Canberra’s ‘Short & Sweet’ one-woman puppetry play Vanity Insanity. Street Theatre productions: The Very Sad Fish Lady, Homefront, Imperson8 and in her own puppetry creative development: In My Head. Ruth is a director and tutor with Canberra Youth Theatre and performs and tutors regularly with Impro ACT

Ruth has an ACT Working With Vulnerable People card, Senior First Aid Certificate, is a MEAA Equity member and an insured sole trader with ABN.


Credits

  • HIVE Playwrighting Development Program

    HIVE Playwrighting Development Program (2015)
    Theater by Street Theatre, Peter Matheson Resident Writer

  • Australian Theatre Forum 'Making It'

    Australian Theatre Forum 'Making It' (2015)
    Theater by Canberra Youth Theatre ACT Delegate

Awards

  • PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD Gala Finals Sydney 'Short & Sweet' 2010 MEANWHILE

  • BEST ACTRESS Gala Finals Canberra 'Short & Sweet' 2013 VANITY INSANITY

  • BEST ACTRESS 'Crash Test Drama' Canberra 2012

Education

  • University of Western Sydney

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