Alex trained for 1 year at the London Drama School after winning a Stage Magazine scholarship.
He then went on to train for a further 3 years at Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts, graduating in 2015.
Alex is represented by Callback Management.
BASSC - Rapier, Dagger & Unarmed (Pass)
UKA 19th and 20th Century Dance (Gold)
Alex joined repertory theatre company Arrows & Traps in 2015.
Originally specialising in Shakespeare before moving on to adaptations of classic texts and new writing, Arrows and Traps have produced 5 star shows in fringe venues across London.
Alex has worked with A&T on nine occasions, first in "Titus Andronicus", then "Macbeth", "The Gospel According to Philip" and finally in their rep season with "Othello" and "Twelfth Night" performed on alternate nights.
After over a year away from the company Alex returned to Arrows & Traps to play Willi Graf in their World War II drama "The White Rose: The Story of Sophie Scholl" which opened to critical and public acclaim, receiving an Offie nomination (Off West End Theatre Awards) for best production.
Alex then played Dr. Jack Seward in Arrows and Traps' new adaptation of "Dracula" for which he received his first personal Offie nomination for "male in a supporting role".
In Arrows & Traps "Female Firsts" repertory season they chose to run two plays on alternating nights. "Taro" recounted the tragic but inspiring life of Jewish refugee turned war photographer Gerda Taro and "Gentleman Jack" presented the story of Britain's first modern lesbian, the 19th century industrialist Anne Lister via her recently decoded diaries.
In "Taro" Alex played David "Chim" Seymour; a fellow refugee and friend to Gerda and a talented photographer in his own right. And in "Gentleman Jack" Alex played John Lister; a descendent of Anne's who discovers the secrets of her diaries but chooses to leave them hidden so as not to reveal his own homosexuality and damage his political career.
Both plays were well received with "Taro" gaining multiple 5 star reviews and "Gentleman Jack" being nominated for 2 Offies; best new play and best director.
After leaving Italia Conti, Alex co-founded Second Sons Theatre Company.
Their debut show "Swan Bake" written and directed by company artistic director Samson Hawkins, was nominated for the IYAF (International Youth Arts Festival) Best Young Production at the Brighton Fringe Awards 2016.
The show went on to the Edinburgh Fringe in 2017 where it was shortlisted for the NSDF (National Student Drama Festival) award.
The show was also selected by Soho Theatre for a one off performance as part of their Soho Rising Festival.
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