Why I love acting
I love acting for two
reasons. Firstly, It is always a great joy to pretend to be someone
else, someone who you could never be normally. And secondly, I'm a
terrible egotist who loves the sound of his own voice.
Thunderbolt Drama Classes
like drama class because it's incredibly good fun. It's nice to be
around people who really don't care if you end up looking like a fool,
and who are all there for the same reason.
2013 - The Teen Age - played Pip in 'Greater Expectations'
2013 - Term 2 Thunderbolt Teen Drama Class Hornsby
2012 - Under the Bridge season 2* - (Busker, Cleaner, Alex) Kirkwood Theatre
2012 - Directed 'Blood Sisters'* - Kirkwood Theatre
2011 - Apprentice's 5 The Knights Quest* - (The Knight)- Kirkwood Theatre
2011-12 - 4 x School Holiday Junior Theatre Workshops*
* Thunderbolt Theatre in association with Hornsby PCYC
I first Angus in 2011 when he joined the Teenage Theatre Company. He was immediately thrown into the deep end as understudy to Tobias
as The Knight in the first plays of the pentology 'Apprentice's 5'.
The opportunity did arise for him to perform in this role during the
season. A performance that was received very well by the audience
although Angus has vowed he will never wear tights again.
the subsequent years I have seen him grow as an actor way beyond his
years. He has a great understanding of theatrics. This was shown in his
directorial debut of the Teenage Theatre Company's production of 'Blood
Sisters' for which he was awarded the companies Wherett Award for
In 2012 I had the enormous pleasure of directing and
appearing with Angus on stage in the return season production of my play
'Under the Bridge'. His portrayal of the 3 characters he played were
convincing in particular Alex, a 23 year old as Angus was only 15 at the
I was so pleased that Angus could joined the current Thunderbolt Teen Theatre Drama class, especially as it is his HSC year.