Oxage: Across Portals cast 2011

 

   Photos taken by Stephen Musselwhite and Vincent Grieve

Imran Mirza
Imran Mirza

Fortune Imran Mirza has trained at The Actors’ Centre after a career in sociological research. Since then he has appeared in a number of plays including Murmuring Judges at the Old Fire Station. Imran has also worked in film, most notably the lead role in the short film ‘Insha’allah’ by High Five Films. Imran founded Awkward Actors, a community drama organisation, and runs an open drama/improvisation group for non-actors as well as actors in east Oxford every Wednesday evening.

Olivia Frazer Smith
Olivia Frazer Smith

Alex Livvi Frazer-Smith is currently studying level 3 extended Diploma in performing Arts at Oxford Cherwell Valley college along side English A-level. She has been involved and been cast in lead roles for various productions and theatre groups including National Theatre Connections, RicNic, Almost Random theatre as well as being assistant director of Fairy Dust Arts theatre group.

Jesse James Giuliani
Jesse James Giuliani

Sat Jesse Giuliani is a student of philosophy, literature, and languages. He is currently training as a classical singer and has won several regional competitions. One of his many claims to fame is having performed on stage with Rufus Wainwright. He also enjoys, filmmaking, acting, writing and swimming. Jesse’s immense collections of Sociopolitical critiques and reviews on performing arts and literature can be found on his different blog sites: for more information wotansschwert@yahoo.com.

Joanne Lindsay
Joanne Lindsay

Shell Joanne trained in Worcester to achieve a BTEC National Diploma in Performing Arts, and later in Oxford a BA in Performing Arts Community and Education. She is an accomplished singer and singing teacher and has won competitions across the UK. Joanne is passionate about developing creativity in young people, and practices across the artistic disciplines of Drama, Music and Dance.

Julia Burrett
Julia Burrett

Nightingale Julia Burrett is part of a psychedelic country band called the Moon Leopard. She also have been performing as a solo artists and performing for Fairy Dust Arts. The first song she sang in Oxage was written by Jeremy Hughes.

Ruth Sloman
Ruth Sloman

Cord Ruth is a keen violinist and has performed in groups, as a soloist and also at a wedding. Some of her performances has been at the Fairy Dust Arts showcases.