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Productions whilst at RADA

  • Captain Anna Sands
    Close Quarters directed by Zoé Ford Burnett
  • Woman 1 / Her
    Keffiyeh / Made in China directed by Zoe Lafferty
  • Posthumus
    Cymbeline (Shakespeare for Young Audiences) directed by Federay Holmes
  • Cordelia / The Fool
    King Lear (Course Project) directed by Oliver Senton
  • Lady Brute
    The Provoked Wife (Course Project) directed by Cordelia Monsey
  • Antigone
    The Theban Trilogy (Course Project) directed by Jane Bertish

Voice reels

Modern 1
Modern 2
Shakespeare

Special skills

Stage Combat: BASSC (distinction), Best Scene Prize (RADA Henry Marshall Prize Fights 2019)

Accents: RP, Cockney, Iraqi (Baghdad), Essex, Dublin

Singing: alto

Dance: period, waltz

Languages: French (intermediate/advanced), Arabic (basic)

* Note: Alaa will have an indefinite right to work in the UK from November 2020

Previous experience

Theatre: Samar, Veils, dir. April Webster.

TV: Zahra Yacoob, NCIS: Los Angeles, dir. Dennis Smith; Fatima, The Last Ship, Warner Bros.

Film: Gina, American Nightmares, dir. Rusty Cundieff.