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Omari Dougles - ArtsEd - Channel 4 It's A Sin

Spotlight: Omari Douglas

Omari graduated from ArtsEd’s BA Musical Theatre course in 2015. Most recently, Omari completed filming one of the leads in Russell T Davies’ new 5 part series It’s a Sin for Red Productions/Channel 4.

His theatre credits include Rush at the King’s Head Theatre, Peter Pan and Jesus Christ Superstar at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, Clarke Peters Five Guys Named Moe at the Marble Arch Theatre, Kneehigh’s Tristan & Yseult at Shakespeare’s Globe, The Life at the Southwark Playhouse, Annie Get Your Gun at the Sheffield Crucible and High Society at the Old Vic.

Omari returned to the Old Vic to perform in Emma Rice’s adaptation of Wise Children, the inaugural production for her new company of the same name. The production then toured several cities around the UK.

Isabella Pappas

Sixth Form / 2020

Isabella Pappas is an Olivier Award nominated Actress. In early 2021 Isabella will take on a lead role in six-part ITV drama series FINDING ALICE as 'Charlotte', also starring Keeley Hawes and Joanna Lumley.


Sixth Form

Yungblud is a hugely successful recording artist and has most recently released his album 'Weird!' which topped the UK Album charts at Number 1.

Rachel Nwokoro

BA Acting / 2018

Since graduating from ArtsEd Rachel has had her book 'Little You' published and most recently won The Stage Debut award for Best Performer in a Play, for her role in The Orange Tree Theatre’s ‘Little Baby Jesus’. She has also won the Disability Champion award at the BBTAs.

Nicole-Lily Baisden

MT / 2019

Nabulungi in The Book of Mormon (Internaional Tour)

Victoria Summer

BA Musical Theatre

Victoria has appeared as the iconic 'Julie Andrews' in Walt Disney's Saving Mr Banks (2013) opposite Tom Hanks and shortly after won a supporting role in Paramount Pictures' Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014), directed by Michael Bay. Next up, Victoria plays the lead role of British nurse Eleanor in Game of Aces (2016) opposite Chris Klein and Werner Daehn.

Georgina Onuorah

BA Musical Theatre / 2020

Georgina has most recently made her debut at the National Theatre in their production of the pantomime Dick Whittington, playing Alice.

Amara Okereke

MT / 2018

The Boyfriend (Menier Chocolate Factory), Oklahoma! (Chichester Festival), Les Miserables (West End)

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Dex Lee

MT / 2014

Grease, Five Guys named Moe

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