Anthony May trained at R.A.D.A

Anthony was in two productions for the National Youth Theatre.Their first modern play  Little Malcolm and his Struggle against the Eunochs at the Royal Court and the highly successful  Zigger Zagger which transferred to the Strand Theatre with Anthony in the title role for which he was nominated for a Variety Award for most promising newcomer.

The Young Poet  in Isadora  directed by Karel Reisz

Zigger Zagger T.V.  for the BBC.

Fergus in Anne Bronte’s The Tenant of Wildfell Hall. BBC.

Leading role in the musical version of Alun Owen’s  No Trams to Lime Street with music by Marty Wilde. BBC.

Heinrich von Kleist’s  Michael Kohlaas  [Rider on Horseback] , directed by Volker Schloendorff  with David Warner, Anna Karina and Anita Pallenberg

Trixie and Baba by John Antrobus, directed by Jane Howell at the Royal Court.

Lead in the short musical film Les Bicyclettes de Belsize directed by Doug Hickox.

The title role in Brendan Behan’s The Hostage  with Niall Tobin and Zoe Wanamaker directed by Richard Eyre at the Royal Lyceum Edinburgh.

Richard Cromwell in Cromwell with Richard Harris and Alec Guinness, directed by Ken Hughes.

Prince Hal in Henry IV parts I and II directed by Richard Eyre at the  Royal Lyceum Edinburgh, which also toured Hong Kong and the Far East

Leading role of Pirrie in Cornel Wilde’s No Blade of Grass with Nigel Davenport.

Sid in the children’s hit series The Double Deckers. ITV.

Long Voyage out of Wardirected by Robert Knights. BBC.

He formed Senta Productions with some friends and produced another production of Little Malcolm directed by John Thaw at the Mercury Theatre, Notting Hill

They then produced H.E Bates’ The Triple Echo with Oliver Reed and Glenda Jackson, directed by Michael Apted.

Several other London theatre productions including  David Halliwell’s A Last Belch for the Great Auk with Susan Tracy, The Launderette with Jane Carr , Eduardo Manet’s The Nuns’ at the Roundhouse and Sloane in Joe Orton’s Entertaining Mr Sloane at the Kings Head Theatre.

Jack in an American drama documentary on Jack the Ripper.

Macbeth playing Malcolm directed by Nicolas Kent visiting Iraq, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Korea, Japan and Africa with William Gaunt and Michael Elphick

Macbeth playing Macduff directed by Frank Dunlop at the Young Vic Theatre. This production also played in Mexico City and Acapulco, finishing at the Guanahato Theatre Festival.

Albany in King Lear at the Young Vic

Octavius Caesar in Anthony and Cleopatra at the Young Vic with the French film actress Delphine Seyrig

Thomas Cromwell in A Man for all Seasons with Alfred Lynch at the Young Vic

Cassio in Othello. Young Vic

Other productions at the Young Vic include Gloo Joo, Richard II, The Real Inspector Hound and Byron’s  Marino Faliero

At the Bristol Old Vic, Leonidik in Arbuzov’s The Promise and Banquo in Macbeth directed by Richard Cottrell.

Sasha in a film of Chekhov’s short story Zinotchka, directed by Christoper Miles with Charlotte Rampling for the BBC.

Fletcher Christian in They Ran Before the Wind, an Australian film, scripted by David Yallop filmed in the Cook Islands.

Withdrawal Symptoms by C.P.Taylor for Foco Novo at the I.C.A. and UK tour

Outside. A totally improvised play directed by Neil Johnston at the Mickery Theatre, Amsterdam.

Bobby in David Mamet’s American Buffalo at the Royal National Theatre directed by Bill Bryden.

Sir Thomas Overbury in Favours directed by Stewart Trotter at the Northcott Theatre

Hamlet in Hamlet directed by Stewart Trotter at the Northcott Theatre.

Captain Plume in The Recruiting Officer directed by Nicholas Hytner at the Northcott Theatre.

Tom Stoppard’s Squaring the Circle directed by Mike Hodges

Guy Jones in A Chorus of Disapproval. Leeds Playhouse.

Dreams in an Empty City. Lyric Hammersmith

Other TV and film include Holby City, Doctors, The Confession, Gazette, Crown Court, Suspicion, Cross Now, Les Miserables, Murder by Decree,  Mcvicar, Z cars, Casualty, Juliet Bravo, Dickens of London, The Bill, London’s Burning, Anna Lee, The Paradise Club, The Professionals, Shoestring, El Cid, Bulman, Between the Lines, Softly Softly,  Rockliffe’s Babies, Minder,  All Quiet on the Preston Front, Out Of Sight, Chandler and Co, Boon, Coronation Street, The Dream Team, The Hutton Enquiry, The Ice House and Messiah, working with directors Adrian Shergold, Anthony Minghella, Martin Campbell, Stephen Poliakoff,  Paul Unwin and Tim Fywell.

Anthony is also a Voice Over Actor having covering every medium of Voice Work.

Audio Books, Documentary Narration, Video Games, Film Dubbing, Radio and Television Commercials, Promos, Websites, and Corporate Narratives.

He also performs poetry with music with various musicians and has recently released an  album ‘Rumi In Love’ with the MOBO award winning musician Ceri Evans featuring the poetry of Rumi , the ‘ Shakespeare of the East. ‘