Kendal is a US-born Dublin-based actor.
Film credits include 'Lisa' in "Pappy" directed by Zahara Moufid for Hells Kitchen Productions, 'Meghan' in Ray Hyland's short "4 Ex Players" and 'Enid' in Dann Oritz-Osteinssen's feature "The Tritonne Harmonies." Her past television credits include 'Meghan' in " North Platte" a multi-cam sitcom pilot co-directed by Ellen Gittelsohn (Friends) and with Emmy award winning producer Russ Woody (The Middle).
She has a BA in Musical Theatre from UCLA and finished her MA in Theatre at The Gaiety and UCD. Early August saw her play 'Grace' in "THE NEW IRISH PLAYBOOK" at the Manchester and Camden Fringe Festival.
Theatre credits also include "CLOSE" by Nathan Allen and her own show "THE DRESS" which both ran in Dublin's Smock Alley Theatre, she played 'Regan' alongside Kathryn Hunter in a KING LEAR workshop with the Royal Shakespeare Co. and performed as a dancer in Don Giovanni in the Freud Playhouse.
Kendal trained in gymnastics for nine years and studied theatre and dance at performing arts schools growing up. She competed in dance outside of school in the styles of jazz, contemporary, ballet and acrobatics. She continues to train as a dancer and is strong in her acrobatic gymnastic skills. She trained in stage combat at UCLA and most recently with Jack Cosgrove in unarmed combat at the Gaiety School of Acting.
Accents & Skills
Accents: American (Native)
Skills: APC Intermediate Group Fighting, APC Intermediate Unarmed, Clown, Comedy Improv, Commedia Dell'Arte
Interests: Theatre, Dance, Gymnastics, Fitness, Yoga, Pilates
Music & Dance: Strong all-round singer, Ballet*, Choreography, Contemporary Dance*, Lyrical Dance*, Mezzo-Soprano, Modern Dance, Swing Dance, Tap, Zumba
Sports: Gymnastics*, Trampoline*, Horse-riding, Karate, Swimming