"I'm Just a Little Bit OCD"
Written and Directed by
Beginning it's life as a 20 minute devised project at East 15 Acting School, Ria Fay and the cast, Jasmine Hodgson, Sarah Eakin and Catarina Thane have adapted and evolved elements from this original production to create a one hour, funny, truthful experience that not only leaves audiences with more knowledge about OCD but a greater understanding of what it is like to live with disorder.
Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England and The National Lottery Community Fund.
Ria Fay is a writer, director, performer, stilt walker and loves creating theatre. She graduated from East 15 Acting School in 2019 with a BA in World Performance. Since graduating Ria has developed her writing skills, writing for online publications and blogs, performed as Mina in Dracula (Brighton Open Air), Co- Produced "I'm Just a Little Bit OCD" (Brighton Fringe, Southend Fringe, OCD ACTION events, Command Online Fringe Festival and the Zoom Adaption) Ria Fay is represented by Mary Liz Management.
Ria is the writer and director of "I'm Just a Little Bit OCD" and plays Georgia.
Sarah is a London based actor, singer, theatre maker and entertainer. She trained at East 15 Acting School from 2016-2020. Previous credits include:; Julia Gibbs in "Our Town" (Clifftown Theatre), Celia in "Bottleneck" (Bread and Roses Theatre), Tilly in "I'm Just a Little Bit OCD" (Brighton Fringe, Southend Fringe, OCD ACTION charity conference, Command Fringe Festival Online) Sister in "Altonville Mines" (Alton Towers Scarefest)
Sarah plays Tilly.
Maria Cristina 'Chicca' Petitti is an authentic Roman theatre-maker, passionate susatinability. Born in the Eternal City, she moved to the UK to study World Performance at East15 Acting School. She works as a director, stage manager, producer and technical manager around London and the UK. She is co-founder & artistic director of Hoo Hah House Productions. See her directorial debut 'BRAVE FACE' a five start show or 'FLUMPS' over at the Brighton Fringe, Colchester Fringe and now is being transferred to Baron's Court Theatre.
Maria is the producer and stage manager.
Catarina is a Portuguese & British actor based in London. She trained at East 15 Acting School, graduating in 2019. Her performance credits include working as a lead vocalist with The Entertainment Department in Cyprus and a tour of Cinderella with Outside the Box Productions.
She has been a part of "I'm Just a Little Bit OCD" since it began in 2018 and is very excited to be reprising the role of Matilda.
Catarina plays Matilda
Olugbeminiyi Bammodu is the founder of Concept Theatre and Co-artistic director. He is an actor, writer and a director. He trained at East 15 drama school on the BA Acting and Community Theatre Course graudating in 2019. He directed his play 'Clingfilm' at the Camden Fringe.
Olugbeminiyi is the Assistant Director.
Jasmine is a Suffolk & Essex based Actor Singer and Theatre-maker. She trained at East 15 Acting school on the BA (Hons) World Performance course. Previous credits include, EGO (Camden fringe) ‘I’m Just a Little Bit OCD’ (Brighton fringe, online film festivals), Global Enhancers (Mercury festival, Command Fringe Festival), Red Riding Hood (Chaplins Pantos) Burnout (Rehearsed Reading), Moshpitkicks (video shoot), The Secret Shed of Trams and Dreams (The Tramshed). Jasmine is Represented by Bazan Talent Agency.
Jasmine plays Grace.
Eleanor Holmes is an actor, director and producer. She studied acting and community theatre at East 15 acting school. She is now pursuing a graduate diploma in music at Trinity Laban. She is the creative associate for Concept Theatre.
Eleanor is the musical director for the show.
"Adam is a London based Actor and Lighting Technician. He is currently the Technical Manager of the Award Winning Fringe Theatre, New Diorama Theatre. Previous Lighting Design credits includes: Project Dictator (New Diorama Theatre), Everything Has Changed (London & Edinburgh Tour), Dorian (Reading Rep Theatre), Ricky Gervais & Friends (Pleasance Theatre), Drag Queens Vs Zombies (Pleasance Theatre). Adam is Represented by Sally King Management."
Adam is the Light Designer and Technician for the show.
Stephen Pelling (Set Design), Thomas Naylor (Haulage), Leon Bach (Photography), Tim Pieraccini (Videography) our venues The Cockpit, Southwark Playhouse and Chickenshed, our funders Arts Council England and The National Lottery Fund, Sarah Jordan Verghese (Funding Application), Charlie Blowers (Workshops), OCD ACTION and those who have supported the play both in person and online.
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