ALRA Christmas 2021

ALRA Students and Alumni at Christmas 2021

We’ve compiled a round-up of some of our students and alumni who are involved in festive productions over December to help spread some Holiday cheer!

From everyone at ALRA, we wanted to wish you all a Happy Holidays and a wonderful New Year. We’ll see you in 2022!


Aidan Thompson-Coates in A Christmas Carol

Aidan Thompson Coates ALRA Christmas Carol

Aidan Thompson-Coates plays multiple roles in the John Godber Company’s A Christmas Carol in Hull.

The next showing is on 18th December 2021 at 7:30pm and 9:30pm and you can book tickets here.

Charlie Ellen-Ayers in Treasure Island

Charlie Ayers ALRA Treasure Island

Charlie Ellen-Ayers plays Parrot in Treasure Island showing at Derby Theatre from Friday 26 November 2021 – Friday 31 December 2021.

You can book tickets here.

Chanel McKenzie in Blu & The Magic Web

Chanel McKenzie ALRA Blu and the Magic Web

Chanel McKenzie plays Gretel in Blu & The Magic Web showing at the Attenborough Centre in Falmer from 9-31 December 2021.

You can book tickets here.

Shaban Dar in All I Want For Christmas

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Shaban Dar stars in All I Want For Christmas, one of the online 2021 Advent Plays released by Oldham Coliseum on the 3rd December 2021.

You can watch it here.

Abigail Lythgoe and Adri Key in Jack and The Beanstalk

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Playing in care homes and residential homes this holiday, Adri Key and Abigail Lythgoe are helping to bring entertainment and joy in seperate touring productions of Jack and the Beanstalk with North East Productions. They both play multiple characters in the shows including the Dame, Golden Goose and Daisy the Cow.

Anusia Katherine Mary Battersby in Cinderella

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Anusia Katherine Mary Battersby plays multiple roles in Cinderella showing at the Uppermill Civic Hall in Oldham on 11th/12th/16th/17th/19th December 2021.

You can book tickets here.

Corrina Buchan and Savanna Griffiths in Sherlock in Homes: Murder at the Games

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Corrina Buchan plays Faye Lear and Savanna Griffiths plays Wanda Gold in Sherlock in Homes: Murder at the Games, an online production from the Bristol Old Vic showing over November 25th 2021 – January 6th 2022.

You can book tickets and watch it online here.

Jacob Butler and Alicia McKenzie in Jack and the Beanstalk

Jacob Butler ALRA Jack and the Beanstalk

Jacob Butler plays Jack and Alicia McKenzie also features in Jack and the Beanstalk at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in Scarborough over 3rd – 31st December 2021.

You can book tickets here.

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