Cora Bissett

Cora Bissett is an award-winning actor and theatre director, who trained at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama. Having worked widely as an actress for 14 years, she attained the Arches Award for Directors in 2009 and devised her debut production Amada which toured nationally. She launched her own company, Pachamama Productions in 2010, for which Roadkill was the flagship production. As an actress, she recently filmed the 9th and 10th series of Rab C. Nesbitt for the Comedy Unit/BBC, played in David Mackenzies 2011 feature You Instead and also recently starred in the international tour of Midsummer, for which she won the 2009 Stage Best Actress Award and will go on to open at Sydney Opera House in January 2012.