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The Ultimate Actor’s Showcase, Monologue Slam @ Theatre Royal Stratford East!

Just over 10 years ago, actors Fraser Ayres (BBC’s Casulty, Waterloo Road) and Jimmy Akingbola (BBC’s REV, Holby City)  founded a little known company, going by the name of TriForce Promotions. The aim was to create opportunities for performers to hone their craft, and to bridge the gap between industry professionals and aspiring actors. In 2009, Monologue Slam made its debut at a London venue, and ever since, has gone from strength to strength. Garnering the interests of industry professionals and actors alike, Monologue Slam is renowned for it’s impressive judging panels, varying from BBC casting directors to agents.

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Charlie Cussons
Winner of 1 Minute Smack Down

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Holby City actress Chizzy Akudolu turns Monologue Slam Host for the evening!

Chizzy Akudolu

Many of you may recognise Chizzy Akudolu as Mo Effanga from the BBC’s BAFTA award winning drama, Holby City. In between her busy filming schedule, Chizzy is also a keen writer/producer and Creative Associate for TriForce Promotions. Ahead of Nov. 4th Monologue Slam event, I got the chance to talk to Chizzy about turning Host for the evening, the importance of Monologue Slam within the acting industry and the importance of honing your craft!

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