VOLUME 5 • ISSUE 1

ALPHONSIA
EMMANUEL


Click on the sections to view the information

NAME

Alphonsia Emmanuel

BORN:
Alphonsia Pamela Williams
7th November, 1956
Pointe Michel, Dominica

PROFESSION

Actress, art director

FAMILY

PARENTS:
Lewis Williamsand Portia Williams née

SIBLINGS:


SPOUSE:
Marc Rosenfeld1999–present

CHILDREN:

EDUCATION

Carlton Vale School, London, England
Ayleston High School, London, England
1977–80 Kingston University, London
19?–83 Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art, London

DEGREES:
A Level qualifications in law and English, Ayleston High School
1980 Bachelor of Education, Kingston University
1983 Post-graduate degree in theatre techniques, Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art

CAREER

1980 School teacher in London (1980-81)

THEATRE
1983 Dick Whittington, (pantomine) Shaw Theatre, England
Bitter Milk, Temba Theatre Company, England
The nurse in The Dillen, Royal Shakespeare Company, England
"Rosalind" understudy in Measure for Measure, Royal Shakespeare Company, England
1984 "Muriel" in Golden Girls, Royal Shakespeare Company, England
"Mariana" understudy in Loveís Labourís Lost, Royal Shakespeare Company, London, England
"Sophie" in Camille, Royal Shakespeare Company, England
1988 "Lucy" in The Recruiting Officer, Royal Court, England
"Duckling" in Our Countryís Good, Royal Court, England
1990 "Valeria" in Coriolanus, Young Vic, England
1991 "Irina Platt" in Murmuring JudgesRoyal National Theatre, England
Six Repertoire BookletsRoyal National Theatre, England (1991–92)
Venice Preserved, Almeida Theatre, England
1992 Seven Repertoire Booklets, Royal National Theatre, England (1992–93)
1993 Racing Demon David Hare Theatre, England
Murmuring Judges David Hare Theatre, England
The Absence of War, David Hare Theatre, England
Five Repertoire Booklets, Royal National Theatre, England (1993–94)
1997 "Cleopatra" in Antony and Cleopatra, Bridewell Theatre, England
2007 "Ruth" in Blithe Spirit, The Gale Theatre of London & Barbados, Barbados

FILM
1988 "Mary Diamond" in Sweetwater, Marcusfilm A/S
1992 "Selina" in Under Suspicion, Carnival Films
"Sarah Johnson" in Peterís Friends, BBC, Channel Four and Renaissance Films
1993 The Case of the Vanishing Customers, industrial film, Aim Learning Gr oup
Meetings, Bloody Meetings, industrial film, Excellence in Training Corp
1995 The Pressureís on Managing Stress at Work, industrial film
1997 Who Sold You This, Then?, industrial film
"Miss James" in Peggy Su!, short film,
"Mrs. Corda" in Saving Grace,
Narrator in Too Close to Heaven: The Story of Gospel Music, documentary,
1998 "Camille" in Still Crazy,
Iím Not In Love, short film,
2002 Script writer, The Tulip Queen,
2004 Art director, Calvaire (US title The Ordeal),

TELEVISION
1985 Give Us a Break
1986 "Sherry Fontaine" in West of Paradise
1987 "WPC Janice Hargreaves" in Rockcliffeís Babies (1987–88)
1989 "Mrs. Oriko" in Saracen (episode: Into Africa),
"Anne" in Storyboard(episode: Snakes & Ladders)
"Dr. Isabelle Klein" in Murder on the Moon (US titles Murder by Moonlight, Murder in Space)
1990 "Penny Guy" in House of Cards
"Anita Markham" in Making News,
"Vicky" in Colinís Sandwich,
"Patricia" in Desmondís (1990–92),
1991 "Petra" in El C.I.D. (episode: Christmas Spirit)
"Mrs. Litton" in Dynasty: The Reunion,
1992 "Col" in Screen One (episode: Trust Me)
1993 "Moira" in Lovejoy (episode: Lovejoy Loses It)
1995 "Cheryl" in Harry (episodes: 2.1–2.8)
"Lisa Boon" in Look at the State Weíre In!,
"Maggie Amos" in Casualty (episode: Compensation)
"Sally Peyton" in An Independent Man,
1996 "The Lady" in The Demon Headmaster,
"Wildmore, QC" in Dangerfield (episode: Trial)
1997 "Jackie Parker" in Touching Evil,
"Julie Herridge" in The Bill (episode: Crimes of a Lesser Passion)
1998 "Jackie Parker" in Touching Evil II,
The coroner in Roger Roger: Socks With Little Tennis Players on Them,
2002 "Karen Delage" in Fields of Gold,

AWARDS

1993 Evening Standard Award for Ensemble playing in a Comedy Film, Peterís Friends

NOTABLE

1983 Debuted in the pantomime Dick Whittington
Toured with Temba Theatre Company
Member of Royal Shakespeare Company (1983–84)
2007 Co-founded the Gale Theatre of London and Barbados, Barbados
2008 Co-founded Caribbean Unity Theatre, Antigua