Bolaji Alakija


Personal details

Height: 5'9

Eyes: Dark Brown

Hair: Black

Voice: Bass - Baritone

Training

2015 - 2018 Royal Central School of Speech and Drama , BA (Hons) Acting (CDT)
2014 - 2015 Generation Arts
2014 - 2015 Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, Acting Diploma

Productions at Central

2016 Uncle Vanya - Uncle Vanya (Yael Shavit)

2016 Roskus - THE SOUND AND THE FURY ( Dominic Rouse)

2016 Abbess, Officer - COMEDY OF ERRORS (Daron Oram)

2017 Belvior - THE UNLUCKY YOUNGER BROTHER (John Wright)

2017 Caius Ligarius, Lepidus - JULIUS CAESAR (Sinéad Rushe)

Experience

Theatre

2013 James - SWEET TABOO - Talawa Theatre Company (TYPT) - Royal Central School of Speech and Drama The Embassy Theatre (Mojisola Adebayo)

2014 Karim and Emsemble - KILBURN PASSION - Tricycle Youth Company - Tricycle ( Emily Lim)

2016 Zero - BATR ZONE C - Theatre 503 (Anthony Ekundayo)

Short Film

2012 Dean - ILLEGAL ACTIVITY - Kingdom Entertainment (Sebastian Thiel)

2014 Mark (Lead) - U (Yasser Abubeker)

2014 James - SWEET TABOO - Talawa Theatre Company, (Campbell X)

Awards

Clive Brook Award , 2017
Judi Dench scholarship , 2015
Collins Foundations, 2015

Memberships

Equity

Accents

African, African-West, American-African American, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Cockney, English-Standard, Heightened RP, London, Multicultural London English (MLE), Nigerian, RP

Skills

Clean Driving License, Motorcycle Licence, Devising, Clown, Biomechanics, Facilitation, Mask, African Dance-Contemporary, Contact Improvisation, Contemporary Dance, Krumping, Clown, Physical Theatre, Promenade Theatre, Boxing, Cycling, Football, RollerSkating, Table Tennis, Tennis

Languages

English

Current production

Her Naked Skin

Spotlight ID

1812-5619-7259

Telephone

C/O Catherine Alexander, Course Leader: 020 7449 1577, (0)20 7722 8183 (ext 2306)

Email

bolaji.alakija@cssd.ac.uk