Elize Layton joins Aktualise as Associate Producer!
We are thrilled that Elize Layton is joining the Aktualise Team as Associate Producer on the Aktualise Scratch Night!
Elize fell in love with theatre and performing when given the opportunity to perform in the operas at a young age. Pursuing this dream, Elize trained at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance and graduated with a first-class degree in Musical Theatre Performance in 2017.
Additionally trained in Physical theatre with Physical Lab, LAMDA and National Youth Theatre, she has a passion for devising and creating new work. She produced, created and performed in #Utopia with company Our-Kind Theatre for Emerge Festival and has also devised/directed two projects, creating ‘Fooling Images’, a folk gothic immersive experience exploring avenues of fear, and ‘Political Dreamland’, a deconstruction of Fiddler on the Roof, fusing Brechtian and Artaudian theatre.
Professional Credits include: Juliet in ‘Romeo and Juliet’ (APL Theatre and Palchettostage; Cover Bear in ‘We’re Going On A Bear Hunt’ (Kenny Wax Family Entertainment, Lyric Theatre); Emily in ‘Love Across The Line’ (Ambitus Theatre, R&D); Lucy in ‘Narnia’ (Brentwood Theatre Company); Dancer in ‘Grinding Gears’ (Friction Dance Theatre, Emerge Festival); Connect It Ensemble in ‘BBC Ten Pieces Proms’ (BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall).
Elize is very excited to be collaborating and co-producing with Aktualise Theatre.