Lisa Harmer is both a gifted actress and experienced writer. Her natural empathy and enthusiasm has made her in-demand in fringe theatre, impro, comedy and touring theatre. TV credits include BBC sitcoms and continuing drama as well as challenging and groundbreaking CH4 drama.
She also works in the corporate sector and is very experienced in role-play work for many 'blue-chip' clients. Please take a look at the showreels which offer a glimpse of her writing talents and acting expertise.
Features clips from:
LADY WHAT DOES - SHORT FILM
THE FEUD - SHORT FILM
EASTENDERS - BBC1
THE BILL - ITV
METROSEXUALITY - C4
SWEET DESERTS - FILM
Lisa appeared in the BBC drama as a wedding celebrant.
The role of PEGGY in METROSEXUALITY was created for Lisa by writer and director Rikki Beadle-Blair.
LISA'S LATEST NEWS
Lady What Does... shaping 2020
Lisa co-stars with Sara Jordan in this 6 min dark comedy, also co-written by the duo. It is has been going down a storm at festivals nationwide and is currently being developed for a series. Watch this space.
January 2019 - How to sell a house with unwanted guests
What better way to start the year than rehearse in a freezing 8 bedroom house in St Leonards with a talented crew of performers, director and design team all to die for... to bring my immersive site-specific piece that Lisa wrote over Christmas. PRICE ON APPLICATION teased Audiences with its playful humour as they were invited as prospective buyers to tour the house and learn of its hidden secrets... and chequered history. With links to real local Murderer George Chapman who was a key Whitechapel Ripper suspect; soon the laughter turned to unease. With a backdrop of inventive design by Margi Richardson and clever Direction from Leigh Shine - this Man in the Moon Theatre production sold out and received high acclaim.
2015 saw Lisa appearing in the self-penned A Day In The Life Of A Woman, which was a sell-out at Hastings Fringe.
engaging and thought provoking, entertaining and poignant, bitter and sweet Hastings Online Times
She was also cast as May in The UK premiere of The McGowan Trilogy by Seamus Scanlon at Kino Teatr, in association with New York's Cell Theatre and directed by Kira Simring.
Lisa Harmer was mesmerising as the demented May McGowan
The Scorching Lisa Harmer
Fantastic performance by a brilliant cast