Alex grew up surrounded by fields and bungalows in a small village in the heart of the Lincolnshire
Wolds with his mother, sister and dog, Bengi. At the age of 18, he swapped tractors for tube trains and
moved to London to train to be an Actor on the 3 Year BA (Hons) Musical Theatre degree course at
Arts Educational Schools London, graduating in June 2014.
Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, Alex was appearing as 'Ledoux' and understudying the role of 'Strat'
in the USA, Australia and UK Tour of the West End hit musical, BAT OUT OF HELL - a role he will resume
Theatre Credits include: 'Young Marley' & understudy 'Ghost of Christmas Present' in A Christmas Carol
(Dominion, West End), 'Jon' in tick, tick…BOOM! (Bridge House Theatre - Offie Nomination for
“Best Male Performance in a Musical”), understudied and played 'Elder Price' in The Book Of Mormon
at over 200 performances (Prince of Wales, West End), 'Jay Osmond' in The Osmonds Musical
(The Other Palace), 'Frederick Fleet' in Titanic (Princess of Wales, Toronto), 'Bobby C' in
Saturday Night Fever (UK Tour), 'Jack' in Jack And The Beanstalk (Lighthouse, Poole), 'Sam' in
Romance Romance (Above The Stag Theatre), 'Aladdin' in Aladdin (Buxton Opera House),
'Straight Dave' in Closer to Heaven (Union Theatre), 'Joe Hardy' in Damn Yankees (Landor Theatre),
'Jess' in See Rock City and Other Destinations (Union Theatre – UK premiere), 'Herschel' in Rags
(Lyric, West End), 'Dandini' in Cinderella (Embassy Theatre, Skegness).
Concerts include: My Fair Lady - 60th Anniversary Celebration, An Evening of Webbourn & Finn, The Barricade Boys and West End Jerseys. In July 2019, Alex also wrote and performed his one-man show, Pints, Pals and Diabetes (SingEasy, West End), raising money for DiabetesUK and Acting For Others.
Workshops include: Dreamgirls (dir. Casey Nicholaw), 'Will Catesby' in Guy Fawkes - A New Musical (dir. Michael Matus), A Warning To The Curious (dir. Roger Haines).
As well as all the theatrical stuff, Alex is an avid Stand Up Comedian and Pianist. He is also a Type 1 Diabetic on insulin and has lived with the condition for 14 years. He is a big baseball fan and supports the Toronto Blue Jays, his favourite colour is Red, favourite artist is Billy Joel and likes his tea with milk and one sugar. Or sugar substitute, if available.
For more info, updates and general ramblings, follow Alex on twitter. @alexanderlodge