Trained: Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. (Carleton Hobbes Bursary award winner – BBC Radio Drama Rep)
Simon has enjoyed working with the majority of Scottish Theatre companies including Visible Fictions – with whom he has had the pleasure of touring the world with the critically acclaimed Jason and the Argonauts – from Broadway to the Sydney Opera House.
Recent theatre credits – The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart (Eastern Angles) Dusty Won’t Play, Thoughts Spoken Aloud from Above, Lovesick Blues: The Hank Williams Story (Oran Mor), Hello Dolly, Present Laughter, A Chorus of Disapproval, Lady Windemeres Fan (Pitlochry Festival Theatre), Tam O’Shanter, Zlata’s Diary (Communicado), The Not So Fatal Death of Grandpa Fredo (Vox Motus), The Adventures of Robin Hood, The Spokesman, Jason and the Argonauts, Big Baby, The Curse of the Demeter(Visible Fictions), Elf Analysis, Turbo Folk, 200, The Ching Room (Oran Mor) and Fly (Liverpool Everyman)
Recent Radio credits – Paul Temple, Sullom Voe, McLevy, The Pearl, Rebus, Maigret, The Heart of Midlothian, Dr Korczak’s Example, Westway, Book at Bedtime and the I-dent for BBC Radio 4 extra.
TV/Film Credits – Andrew Marr’s Great Scots: The Writers Who Shaped a Nation, Outpost 2: Black Sun, Behold Me Standing, Sunsets and Silhouettes and No More Shall We Part.
Voice Over – NHS, The Daily Record, The Sunday Mail, STV, The National, Scottish Power, The Press and Journal and CALA Homes.
Date posted: 17th Sep 2018
Directed by Andy Arnold, Enda Walsh’s Ballyturk opens at the Tron Theatre on 4th October, featuring Brennan Artists Wendy Seager, Simon Donaldson, Joyce Falconer and Crawford Logan. Ballyturk is Enda…Read More
Date posted: 1st Aug 2018
In 1992 a schoolgirl from Fife was catapulted to a rock star life in an indie band. Touring with Radiohead, partying with Blur, she was living the dream. Until she…Read More
Date posted: 13th Apr 2018
Margaret Holt embarked on a holiday romance with a difference and it changed her life. Falling in love with Scotland filled her with a burning desire to liberate the country…Read More
Date posted: 2nd Dec 2017
A story of true love , adventure and lots of laughter along the way. Join Belle as she falls in love with an unlikely suitor. Meet Aunt Jolly, Gastoff and…Read More
Date posted: 19th Mar 2017
Simon Donaldson plays the role of ‘The Devil’ in Eastern Angles touring production of ‘The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart’ from 15th March – 27th May 2017. Follow Prudencia – an…Read More
Date posted: 3rd Feb 2017
Kevin Lennon and Simon Donaldson are performing as Dusty Springfield’s two band members in the new Play, Pie, Pint production DUSTY WON’T PLAY all this week.