Stage & Screen Acting

Nicola has been an Equity member and acted on stage and screen since the 80s when she left University and joined a touring theatre company.



English Theatre Vienna, Royal National Theatre, Tim Pigott-Smith’s Compass Theatre, Citizens Theatre Glasgow, TAG Theatre Company at Edinburgh International Festival, Natural Theatre Company Bath/Hamburg, Glasgow Mayfest, Katie Mitchell’s company at Gate Theatre, Brunton Theatre Musselburgh, The Royal Theatre Northampton, Riverside Studios Hammersmith, Rep season at Theatre by the Lake Keswick, Battersea Arts Centre Opera Festival, Shaw Theatre Euston Rd, Oxford Stage Company, Oxfordshire Touring Theatre Company, Dukes Playhouse Lancaster, Handstand Productions Liverpool, American Drama Group Munich/Far East, Kings Head London.


Spotlight Casting Directory


includes Strathblair, Emmerdale, The Bill, The Best Man, Silent Witness.




includes short films, documentaries, educational CDs, recorded message systems and the voice you hear in many elevators.


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Theatre Reviews:

Nicola Burnett Smith is particularly good as the engagingly rude Ann Mackintosh - The Guardian

Nicola Burnett Smith is smart of movement and strong of voice as the Fairy Godmother, leaving one wondering why we don’t see more of this actress on Scottish stages. - The List

Thomson’s actors carve an effective path through Shakespeare’s exquisite text, led by Nicola Burnett Smith’s impressive Titania. - The Scotsman

Nicola Burnett Smith is magnificent in her role as the beautiful, spirited Italian. - The Herald

Nicola Burnett Smith excels as Olwyn Peel. - The Stage

Nicola Burnett Smith jumps convincingly through endless hoops of pain as Bathsheba. - Time Out

Nicola Burnett Smith gives the finest performance as a strong, steel-hearted Lady Macbeth. - The Stage

A fine cast of actor-musicians – notably Nicola Burnett Smith and Jill Myers. - New Forest Post

Nicola Burnett Smith shows star quality with a performance that lights up the stage. - Evening Sentinel

Nicola Burnett Smith sings the narration beautifully - Financial Times

Nicola Burnett Smith is exceptionally impressive as Medea -What’s On

Nicola Burnett Smith gives a performance of great power and dignity as Medea - Time Out

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