Alanna is a talented and promising young actress in her early twenties, who is in her final mouths of studying for her BA (Hons) Degree in Performing Arts at The University for the Creative Arts (UCA) at Farnham in Surrey. She is currently based in Surrey and Essex. Born in Cologne, Germany Alanna grow up in Basildon, Essex and was raised by her mother. Alanna is driven and inspired by strong women who have influenced her life watching her Irish mother raise her as a single parent. As a result, Alanna is a strong young woman. and wants to inspire other people to feel strong an empowered as she does.
Alanna began her love of performing at a young age putting on skits and shows for her family and friends. At the age of twelve Alanna played Mercutio, which allowed her love of acting, and the performing arts and performing alternative types of roles to flourish.
Alanna is influenced by practitioners such as Stanislavski, Grotowski and Viola Spolin and is interested in creating her own visions, and assisting others to do the same.
“Without wonder and insight, acting is just a business. With it, it becomes creation.”
Hair colour: Blonde
Eye colour: Blue
Accents: Estuary English*, Southern American, MLE, Contemporary RP, Southern Irish.