Actresses » Martha Bennett

'Martha is a member of the National Youth Theatre and has studied at the Oxford School of Drama (Acting Foundation) and Cambridge University (Education with English and Drama, BA). Whilst at Cambridge, Martha had the opportunity to perform in a variety of productions and to set up her own comedy burlesque troupe, The Crass Menagerie. The troupe is still going strong and recently performed at Secret Garden Party. Martha was a member of the university's Marlowe Society and performed in The Comedy of Errors at the Cambridge Arts Theatre (dir. Michael Fentiman). She also performed in Stephen Sondheim's Assassins (dir. Maria Montague) at the Edinburgh Fringe. 


Since leaving Cambridge, Martha has trained with The Actors Class (Foundation, Intermediate, and Advanced) and done many workshops with The Mono Box, for whom she is now a volunteer. She has been in multiple productions with Matchstick Theatre Company and works closely with Rollick Productions on short films - most recently a retelling of Romeo and Juliet, 'Montague'.