A co-production between the Royal Shakespeare Company and amateur companies across the UK

This is an arrangement developed between the RSC and Equity

Chu Omambala

Chu is a member of the professional acting company and will play the role of Oberon in A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play for the Nation.

Previous RSC roles: Hecuba, The Canterbury Tales.

Trained: Central School of Speech and Drama.

Theatre includes: Intimate Apparel (Bath Theatre Royal/Park); King Lear (Chichester Festival/BAM, New York); Sunset Baby (Gate); Danton’s Death, Women Beware Women, Statement of Regret, Twelfth Night, Candide, The Darker Face of the Earth, The Merchant of Venice, Troilus and Cressida (National Theatre); Double Cross (Michael White Productions);
Macbeth (Out of Joint); Edward II, Richard II, Macbeth (Shakespeare’s Globe); Arabian
Nights (Young Vic); Macbeth (Rebbeck-Penny Limited).

Television includes: Houdini and Doyle, Lucky Man, Common, Wolfblood, Treasure Island, Spooks, Casualty, Doctors, The Bill, Whistleblower, Doctor Who, Judge John Deed, Holby City, Richard II, White Teeth, Doomwatch.

Films include: The Merchant of Venice, The Seventh Scroll.

All professionals