James Alper: Three Days in May

Date - 21 February, 2012, All News Awards Theatre

James Alper plays Jack Colville in Three Days in May which won Best New Play at the What’s Onstage Awards 2012 on Sunday 19th February.

Currently running at the Trafalgar Studios, Three Days in May looks at Churchill’s 1940 battle with his cabinet to keep Britain in the war. Written by Ben Brown and directed by Alan Strachan, the play transferred from the Theatre Royal Windsor after touring the UK.


James trained at The Webber Douglas Academy.

His theatre credits include the leading role of Jock Colville in Three Days in May at both The Trafalgar Studios and Theatre Royal Windsor and Damian in Greenland at The National Theatre. Other notable theatre credits include Much Ado About Nothing, Fram, The Hothouse and The Deep Blue Sea all for The National Theatre. James also played Stewart in the first ever UK tour of War Horse

James is a leading voice artist and is the narrator for the ITV1 series Cheetah Kingdom as well as many BBC Radio plays.

He has appeared in Vendetta alongside Danny Dyer.

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