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Michaela Longden in feature film The Creature Below

 Michaela Longden in feature film The Creature Below

After a successful trip to the Cannes Film Festival, the world premiere of feature film The Creature Below will be taking place at London's West End Vue Cinema as a part of FrightFest this year. Starring in the production will be ALRA alumna Michaela Longden, who studied our Postgraduate (MA) Acting course at ALRA North, graduating from the programme in 2013.Michaela LONGDEN headshot

In the film, Michaela plays the supporting lead character Ellie Crown, the estranged sister of a young scientist who discovers a malevolent creature during a deep-sea dive which she then smuggles to study in secret, ultimately leading to the unfolding of many horrors.

The Creature Below will be screening on Saturday, August 27th at 6.10pm, you can find out more about the film here.

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At each Friday night performance of any ALRA show there will hold back 5 complimentary tickets for our ALRA graduates.

To find out the forthcoming shows, please see the ‘What’s on’ section of the website.

Alumnight tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis; to book tickets please email info@alra.co.uk

Please note: ALRA still offer free tickets to all ALRA shows to alumni that are within their first year of graduation.

To learn more about ALRA’s graduate package please email dylan.stafford@alra.co.uk

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