Polly Hayes trained at LAMDA, the Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center, Connecticut, USA and York University. She has appeared in regional theatres, and on national tours in a variety of plays. She played Eveline in Ken Campbell’s revival of The Warp. She tours and performs a one-woman children’s show of Barbar the Elephant. On TV, she has appeared in Big Women, For Amusement Only and in many commercials.