JOFRE ALSINA

"Watch out for Alsina"                                           Susan Elkin, The Stage

BIOGRAPHY

Jofre comes from Barcelona, where he gained a BA Hons. in Physical Theatre at the Spanish Institut del Teatre.

In London he studied drama at Rose Bruford College where he further developed his skills with the piano and the double bass. He graduated in 2009 with a BA Hons in Actor-Musicianship.

During training, Jofre played Papa Gonzalez in Summer And Smoke, Duke Frederick in As You Like It and the MD & Mayor in Moll Flanders at the New Players Theatre.

Jofre most recently performed as Alderman Fitzwarren in the New Wolsey Theatre rock 'n roll panto Dick Whittington. His previous credits include: Brazil – Project Dreams and The Red Shoes (Secret Cinema), The Walrus in Alice Through The Looking Glass (5 Hertford Street), In The Beginning Was The End (site specific at Somerset House for Dreamthinkspeak), Gulliver’s Travels (TNT European Tour), Faust (DumbWise), the Ogre in Sleeping Beauty (Birmingham Rep.), The Wind In The Willows (Derby Theatre), and A Christmas Carol (King’s Head Theatre).

Prior to training, he worked professionally in Barcelona where his credits include: Composer for Christmas show Els Pastorets, Alberto in the Operetta La Africana and MD, Co-Director and General Stanley for The Pirates Of Penzance. He also made it to the final round of a young opera composers composition in Barcelona in 2005, and has also written several choral compositions.