• Introducing the Winner of the Alan Bates Bursary 2014, Sponsored by Haggards Crowther

    Introducing the Winner of the Alan Bates Bursary 2014, Sponsored by Haggards Crowther

    We are delighted to introduce London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art’s Charles Babalola as the winner of the Alan Bates Bursary 2014. Charles was pronounced the winner and presented with the Bursary at the presentation on Friday 25th April by much-loved and esteemed British actress Celia Imrie.
    This year, The Actors Centre auditioned over 180 students representing all of the Drama UK accredited drama schools, of which just 20 went through to the second round. This round was an all-day workshop with leading practitioners Jennie Buckman, Polly Bennett, Jinni Lyons and Richard Laxton. For the first time in ...