AKL Alice Canton

Alice CantonFeatured Popular

Hair
Brown - Dark
Eyes
Brown
Height
5'2'' / 158 cm
DOB
1986
Notes:
www.whitemess.co.nz
TELEVISION

2012 Rounds (pilot), 'Fraggle' (lead)
Gibson Group Ltd, Dir. Jason Stuttor
2009 Science Girl (pilot), 'Dot' (lead)
Apollyon Productions Ltd, Dir. Adrienne K. Georgine
2008 What Now!, 'Cat Lady'
Whitebait TV, Dir. Kerry Du Pont

THEATRE

2015 Orangutan, 'Various'
Basement Theatre
2014 Ache, 'Girl'
Court Theatre, Dir. Daniel Pengelly
2014 White Rabbit Red Rabbit, 'Various' (solo show)
Court Theatre
2013 Scared Scriptless, 'MC / Performer / Musician'
The Court Jesters / The Court Theatre
2013 Snort, 'Various'
The Basement, Dir. Donna Brookbanks
2013 Storybox: An Improvised Adventure, 'Improv Performer'
Playshop Theatre Company, Dir. Daniel Pengelly
2013 My Friend Dot Com, 'Emma / Hannah'
Echelon Productions Ltd, Dir. Simon Goudie
2013 And the Winner Is..., 'Claire'
Echelon Productions Ltd, Dir. Simon Goudie
2013 The Breath of the Volcano, 'Various'
Groupe F, Dir. Christophe Berthonneau
2013 The Arrival, 'Ensemble'
Red Leap Theatre Company Taiwan / Macau tour, Dir. Julie Nolan
2012 A Very Merry Scriptless: Santa's Grotto, 'Improv Performer'
The Court Jesters / The Court Theatre, Dir. Daniel Pengelly
2012 Go Solo, 'Solo Performer'
Toi Whakaari, Dir. Sophie Roberts
2012 Our Country's Good, 'Dabby / Faddy'
Toi Whakaari, Dir. Geoffrey Hyland
2012 History Never Repeats, 'Improv Performer'
The Improvisors, Dir. Nic Gorman
2012 If You Only See One Show in your Life, 'Ensemble'
Toi Whakaari, Dirs. Jo Randerson & Holly Chappell
2011 Moemoea, 'Ensemble'
Toi Whakaari, Dir. Holly Chappell
2011 The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, 'Marcy Park' (lead)
Toi Whakaari, Dir. Nathaniel Lees
2011 The Roaring Girl, 'Moll Cutpurse' (lead)
Toi Whakaari, Dir. Rachel Henry
2011 Taku Rua, 'Ensemble'
Toi Whakaari, Dirs. Jade Erikson & Heather Timms
2011 Welcome to Thebes, 'Aglaea / Harmonia'
Toi Whakaari, Dir. Annie Ruth
2010 The Merchant of Venice, 'Nerissa'
Toi Whakaari, Dir. D'Arcy Smith
2009 Pinocchio, 'Cricket / Cat / Puppet'
Court Theatre, Dir. Patrick Duffy
2009 Miss Saigon, 'Ensemble'
Showbiz Christchurch, Dir. Stephen Robertson
2009 Starry Nights, 'Miss Saigon Chorus'
ASB Bank / Showbiz Christchurch, Dir. Stephen Robertson
2008 Scriptless UNCUT, 'Host / Improv Performer'
Court Theatre, Dir. Patrick Duffy
2007 A Very Merry Scriptless 2, 'Improv Performer'
The Court Jesters / Court Theatre, Dir. Ross Gumbley
2007 Chatterbox, 'Improv Performer'
The Court Jesters / Court Theatre, Dir. Ross Gumbley
2006 A Very Merry Scriptless, 'Improv Performer'
The Court Jesters / Court Theatre, Dir. Ross Gumbley
2006 The Early Early Late Show, 'Improv Performer'
The Court Jesters / Court Theatre, Dir. Ross Gumbley
2006 A Midsummer Night's Dream, 'First Fairy'
Canterbury Young Shakespeare Company, Dirs. Rozena Hallum & Lin Clark

SHORT FILM

2013 TALK, 'Julie'
Dir. Heidi O'Loughlin
2011 Last Days of Marriage, 'Wife' (lead)
NZ Film & TV School, Dir. Gaylene Preston

TRAINING

10-12 Bachelor of Performing Arts (Acting)
Toi Whakaari: NZ Drama School
04-12 Improvisation Master Class workshops
with Keith Johnstone, Shaun Kinley, Patti Stiles, Rebecca De Unamuno, & Gary Jacobs
2012 Study Abroad Bali Programme
Bell' Arte International School of Physical Theatre
2012 Meisner Technique 2 day Master Class
with Michael Saccente
2010 Screen workshop
with Aileen O'Sullivan
2010 Casting workshop
with Tina Cleary
05-08 Bachelor of Fine Arts (Sculpture)
University of Canterbury />
Recent credits only

Television

2018 Runaway Millionaires, 'Casino Cashier'
Fearless Productions Dir: Danny Mulheron

Theatre

2019 Blind Date Project, 'Mystery Blind Date'
Silo Theatre Dir: Sophie Roberts

2018 Grand Opening (Auckland Season), 'Usher'
Barbarian Productions Dir: Jo Randerson

2016 WHITE/OTHER, 'Writer/Performer'
Basement Theatre

2016 Call of the Sparrow, 'Joa Joa'
Proudly Asian Theatre Dir: James Roque

2016 Fun Run, 'Bumble Bee'
Basement Theatre Dir: Holly Chappell

2015 Skin of Fire, 'Performer'
Auckland Arts Festival Dir: Christophe Berthonneau

2015 Grand Opening (Wellington Season), 'Usher'
Barbarian Productions Dir: Jo Randerson

2015 Orangutan, 'Various (solo show)'
Basement Theatre

2014 Ache, 'Girl'
Court Theatre Dir: Daniel Pengally

2014 White Rabbit Red Rabbit, 'Performer (solo show)'
Court Theatre Dir: Mel Camp

2013 Scared Scriptless (Improv show), 'Performer/Musician'
Court Theatre Dir: The Court Jesters

2013 The Arrival , 'Ensemble '
Red Leap Dir: Julie Nolan

2012 A Very Merry Scriptless: Santa's Grotto, 'Improvisor'
Court Theatre Dir: The Court Jesters

Online Commercials

2019 RedSeal, Blackstrap Molasses
NZ & China, 6 months

Awards

2017 Best Show of 2017: OTHER [chinese]
Metro Magazine

2017 Excellence Award for Overall production, OTHER [chinese]
Auckland Theatre Awards

2017 Hackman Cup for Most Original Show, OTHER [chinese]
Auckland Theatre Awards

2016 WHITE/OTHER: Best Sound Design
Auckland Theatre Awards

2015 ORANGUTAN: Best Show by an Emerging Artist
Auckland Theatre Awards

Skills

  • Artist
  • Dancer
  • Director
  • Learners Licence
  • MC
  • Drums
  • Piano
  • Singer
  • Theatre Sports
  • Writer

Notes:

‚ÄčOther skills include reading sheet music & sight reading, barista, & musical director

Vocal Skills

    Accents:
  • American (standard)
  • New York
  • Southern American
  • Chinese
  • Australian
  • British
  • Cockney
  • RP
  • Scottish
  • French
  • Russian
  • Irish
  • Maori

Vocal Notes:

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