Rosie is the winner of the 2015 British Independent Film Festival - Best Actress Award for here portrayal of Marja in Run Away With Me.
She has recently completed a national tour of her critically acclaimed one-woman theatre show Inside. The show received a number of 5 ★★★★★ and 4 ★★★★ reviews including The Scotsman and is featured in The Independent; Arts Diary. Inside is funded by Arts Council England.
Rosie has residencies at the The Lowry, ARC and Theatre on the Mill to create her next show Tanja, she is also supported by Sheffield Theatres to develop Century.
“A one woman tour de force” - The Big Issue
Rosie is a playwright and actor from the UK. She is the winner of the 2015 British Independent Film Festival - Best Actress Award for her portrayal of Marja in Run Away With Me.
Rosie is Co-Founder and Artistic Director of Strawberry Blonde Curls Theatre Company. Her debut stageplay Inside, received critical acclaim at Edinburgh Fringe 2013 and was nominated for the Fringe First, Carol Tambor and Bobby Awards. In 2014, Inside played the prestigious Canterbury Festival followed by a national studio tour in spring 2015, supported by Arts Council England.
Rosie's second play, Century was developed and supported by Sheffield Theatres. Rosie is currently working on Tanja, with writing residencies at The Lowry Theatre and Crucible Theatre. Tanja was shortlisted for both the TS Elliot Commission by Old Vic New Voices and Flying Solo, produced by Contact Theatre. A scratch performance of the play headlined the 2015 Refuge Festival. Rosie has been commissioned to write a play for the Manchester Science Festival 2015.
Rosie's writing always has a strong human Interest to it, drawing on real life stories that are often the subject of national and international press interest – dealing with issues such as feminism, immigration, politics, mental health, abuse and humanity.
Rosie’s acting credits include Before I Go to Sleep, directed by Rowan Joffe for Scott Free Productions. Lead roles in feature film The Rizen II, super-natural TV pilot Border Queen and British sci-fi feature Run Away With Me. Doctors, Ideal (Both BBC), Emmerdale (ITV), The Plantation (BBC, BAFTA Nominated), What’s The Story? (Channel 4), Club Skin (Cannes Film Festival) and Powder (Theatrical Release).