Elly Mae Lawson

Elly Mae Lawson

NZ European
Age Range
16 - 20
166cm / 5ft 5in
86cm / 34in
72cm / 28in
85cm / 33in
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Elly Mae is extremely confident and talented for her age, regularly singing and playing guitar for strangers at events. Since 2015, she has been in consistent training in acting and singing. She owns her own horse and frequently attends pony club and equestrian events.


Year Production Role Company / Director
2024 SELECTED for the Young Shakespeare Company, Globe International Actors' Fellowship held in London
2023 NATIONAL WINNER: of the SGCNZ University of Otago Sheilah Winn Festival for Outstanding Individual in a Tragedy Role as Lady Macbeth
2023 WINNER BEST UNDERSTANDING OF SOUND AND SILENCE AWARD: for SGCNZ University of Otago Sheilah Winn Festival for her version of Lady Macbeth
2023 WINNER OF OUTSTANDING PRESENTATION TRAGEDY AWARD: for SGCNZ University of Otago Sheilah Winn Festival for
2023 WINNER ACTORS WHO SHOWED THE STRONGES AND MOST TRUTHFUL CONNECTION: at the SGCNZ University of Otago Sheila Winn Festival for Macbeth
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2023 Cymbeline Imogen SGCNZ National Shakespeare Schools Production (NSSP)
2023 Macbeth Lady Macbeth National SGCNZ University of Otago Sheila Winn Festival
2023 Animal Farm Snowball Western Springs College
2022 Ageless Hellen Western Springs College
2021 Twelfth Night Viola/Cesario Sheilah Winn Shakespeare Competition
2021 Wheeler's Luck Trish Black Western Springs College
2017 A Place to Stand Elly Mae Ponsonby Intermediate School

Short Film

Year Production Role Company / Director Type
2023 A Visitor in Your Own Skin Valerie South Seas Film School, dir: Ruby Beesley Student Film
2013 Smell The Roses Rose Dir. Jasmine Leivers Short Film


Year Description Institution / Presenter
2023 Shakespeare on Screen Skills Miranda Harcourt
2023 Who am I Connecting With and How? Rachel More
2023 Developing Character From The Body Holly Shanahan
2023 Devising With Shakespeare Kerryn Palmer
2019 Acting Class AYA Drama School
2018 Acting for Screen Intensive Rachel Bullock & Liz Mullane
2018 Guitar Nigel Gavin
2018 American Accent Intensive Workshop Chris Stewart
2017 Hip Hop Ponsonby School of Dance
2016 Acting for Screen TAPAC
2016 Singing classes TAPAC
2016 Hip Hop Richie Cezanne, TAPAC
2015 Guitar Mega Music, Perth


Intermediate: American - Californian | American - General | Australian | British | UK - English


Advanced: Athletics | Roller Skating | Running / Jogging | Skate Boarding

Intermediate: Ice Skating | Netball | Roller Blading | Surfing | Swimming

Circus & Horse

Advanced: Equestrian | Horse Riding

Singing Range


Singing Styles

Advanced: General | Jazz | Popular | Rock

Intermediate: Contemporary

Musical Instruments

Advanced: Guitar