This Sunday we have a very special additional Zoom session for our Young Actors! We realise just how important it is to keep these young people inspired during such a strange time and are working hard to bring them every opportunity possible. The renowned actor Sebastian Armesto (best known for; Pirates of the Caribbean, Broadchurch (ITV), Apple Tree Yard (BBC), Poldark (BBC), Gold Digger (BBC), Cursed (Netflix) and Tom Stoppard’s latest play Leopoldstadt) will be holding a live screening of the film ‘Anonymous’ (which he starred in) and holding a live Q&A at the end with our very own director Craig.
A bit about Sebastian: Sebastian trained and works as an actor. He’s worked with directors ranging from Sofia Coppola to Roland Emmerich, from Jane Campion to JJ Abrams. Some of his credits include: Pirates of the Caribbean, Broadchurch (ITV), Apple Tree Yard (BBC), Poldark (BBC), Gold Digger (BBC), Cursed (Netflix) and Tom Stoppard’s latest play Leopoldstadt. Please see Sebastian’s IMDB credits.
Sebastian’s previous work as a director and writer includes co-founding the theatre company Simple 8 and productions of Les Enfants du Paradis, The Cabinet of Dr Caligari, Moby-Dick and A Passage to India. Simple 8 have twice won the Peter Brook Ensemble award and won the OffWestEnd Award for best ensemble. He directed and produced the feature film For Grace, which played at multiple festivals and won awards including Best Director at the Oxford International Festival and Outstanding Achievement in Cinema at Deaffest.