Owing to the ongoing COVID-19 situation we cannot guarantee we will be able to host any Open Days for 2021 entry at Urdang. We are planning on some exciting alternative arrangements to allow you to experience our facilities.
Please keep an eye on the website and social media for updates.
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Pippa Ailion has cast over 185 productions internationally
She was Resident Associate Director and Casting Director for Jonathan Miller at The Old Vic between 1987-1991.
In 2018 she was awarded an MBE in the Honours Awards for Services to the Theatre and Diversity.
She has worked in the theatre since 1972 firstly as an actress in Theatre in Education having trained as a drama teacher, a company manager, a resident director and as a casting director since 1987. She was head of the BA Acting Department at Central School of Speech and Drama from 1994 – 1997 and still lectures at many drama schools. She is a Companion at LIPA.
Productions Credits include:
Come From Away (Dublin & Phoenix Theatre West End); Tina The Musical, Dreamgirls; Motown & UK Tour; The Book Of Mormon; Wicked & UK Tour, The Lion King; Twelfth Night (Young Vic); Moulin Rouge (Boston); Rocketman (Elton John film); One Love: The Bob Marley Musical; Funny Girl (Tour); My Fair Lady; Sunny Afternoon; Charlie And The Chocolate Factory; The Go Between; Billy Elliot; Bend It Like Beckham; Let it Be; Porgy and Bess; Ragtime; Into The Woods; Memphis; Here Lies Love; The Fairy Queen; We Will Rock You; Gypsy; Guys and Dolls; Sweeney Todd; The Pyjama Game; Love Story; American Psycho; Legally Blonde; Fela; Spring Awakening; The Drowsy Chaperone; Blue Man Group; The Book Of Mormon UK tour; On Your Feet! Tree (Young Vic)