Funding awarded for My Boy Danny
Following it's successful premiere as an audio play, Alfie James has been awarded a grant from the Arts Council to bring the play to life live on stage. The play will be performed as part of The Camden Fringe Festival as well as being recorded and offered as part of a special education package to schools to support the fight against gang knife crime and hate crime against the LGBTQ community. The project has also been supported by Stonewall, The Ben Kinsella Trust, and The Southwark Hub.
Alfie makes the front page!
Broadwaybaby.com, one of London Theatres largest online theatre news journals and reviews will be featuring an interview with Alfie James along with a review of "My boy Danny" on their front page.
Interview with Brighton Independent Newspaper
Alfie was recently interviewed by the Brighton Independent Newspaper about his new play “My boy Danny” and about the issues explored in the play.
Signalman Adaptation receives audience approval
Alfie's new adaptation of Charles Dicken's classic ghost story has won critical approval by audience members. The new audio play features the voices of award-winning disabled Actor Mark Beer, Ben Kinsman and Alfie himself playing The Signalman.
James and the Giant Peach meets Giant Approval
The latest production by The Women Unscene Theatre Project "James and the Giant Peach" by Roald Dahl was adapted and directed by Alfie James. The play has already met the approval of audience members hailing it as a wonderful adaptation capturing Dahl's magical story.
New play commissioned
Alfie has been commissioned to write a new play "Ruptured Duck" inspired by the true story of disabled performer Sophie Weaver. The project is an exploration of the accessibility in the Arts Industry and will also be part of a six-part podcast series.
Women in War Tour Confirmed
Alfie's play "Women in War" has been confirmed as being the play which the Story Box Community Theatre Epping Project will tour virtually this Summer. The play was originally performed at The Camden People's Theatre in 2019.
"A chat with My boy Danny" Writer Alfie James by Monica Yell
(A rare chat with Alfie James for the London West-End Broadwaybaby.com Theatre journal.
Read the four-star review for "My boy Danny"