Reagan: Alex Elliott
The boy: Jack McMillan
Alex Elliott is a performer, writer and director with a keen interest in the development of new writing. He recently returned from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, having performed the one man piece Best in the World for Unfolding Theatre, a show about darts and the nature of true greatness. He has toured extensively with Northern Stage ensemble, The Traverse’s production of David Greig’s Damascus and is currently developing El Libertador, a solo show about Simón Bolívar and his legacy with Nik Barrera of Vamos Festival.
Jack graduated from East 15 Acting School this year. His theatre roles includes Sky in Vieux Carre, directed by Robert Chevara at The Kings Head Theatre, then transferring to the Charing Cross Theatre; and Nimming Ned in The Beggars Opera, directed by Lucy Bailey at Regents Park Open Air Theatre. On TV, he was Jamie in Around Scotland: The Victorians, directed by Jaqui McAlpine for BBC. Roles at East 15 include Hermann Göring in The Education of Hitler, Allwit in A Chaste Maid in Cheapside, Mr Smith in The Rose and the Ring, King Philip in King John, Ferapont/Fedotick in Three Sisters, and Mullet in Realism.