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Ali Gadema

Ali Gadema

BA (Hons) Acting Graduated 2017

Playing age30 - 40
Height5' 11''
Eye colourHazel
Hair colourBlack


Many congratulations to Ali Gadema who will be joining the Royal Shakespeare Company for their Winter Season at the Swan in Stratford-on-Avon, appearing in both King John and A Museum in Baghdad.


Norman Beaton Award Finalist 2009

Productions whilst training

Black Man / American PilotCloudstreetPat Trueman
Simon / Businessman / Polar Bear / Jogger / Police Officer / Barman 2Earthquakes in LondonSeb Harcombe
The Father of the BrideLorca - Double BillAlan Dunnett
The Cab DriverThe Blue RoomDavid Shirley
YorkHenry IV, Part IAndrew Jarvis
Mr PeachumThreepenny OperaDavid Salter
ClovEndgameLawrence Evans

Professional credits

Harry Jones, Quentin D'AbolaA Night On The TilesMontserrat GiliContact/Pen-Ultimate
Des, Robust, StuartContradictionsJonathan McGrath & Mark ReidContact/Sharpening SAWDS
ZeadSteerageSue McGeorge24/7 Festival


  • Acting for Camera (Graeme Hawley)
  • Acting for Radio (Stefan Escreet)
  • Playing Shakespeare (Andrew Jarvis)
  • Singing (Ian Chesworth)
  • Stage Combat (Renny Krupinski & Kaitlin Howard)


American (Standard), Arab, Bolton, Bradford, Caribbean, Cockney, Essex, Estuary English, Lancashire, Latin American, Manchester, Middle Eastern, RP, Yorkshire

Other skills

Baritone, Singing (Bass), Beatboxing (Vocal Percussion), Choral Singing, Contemporary Singing, Laban, Period Dancing, Rap, Singing (General), Vocal Range: Bass (A2-E4), Waltz, APC Rapier and Dagger (Basic), APC Single Sword (Basic), APC Unarmed (Basic), APC Fight Scene Proficiency