Alison Smyth Performing Arts provides high calibre personal coaching for the performing artist. Whether starting out, ready to launch into the professional industry, or already established, each client is given a customized plan to achieve their goals.
A Canadian actress and performing arts coach, Alison won the Broadwayworld.com title "Best Featured Female" for her work in JERSEY BOYS and was a Capital Critics Circle "Best Actress" Nominee for her starring turn in WAIT UNTIL DARK.
JERSEY BOYS | Toronto
HAIRSPRAY | Toronto
EVIL DEAD | Toronto/Philadelphia
ANNE OF GREEN GABLES | Charlottetown
Take your talent to the next level with Alison. Sessions available include: acting, audition prep, career mentoring, singing, staging and styling. FaceTime and Skype sessions are available.
Alison as a Performer:
"A delightful ball of energy..." - John R. Kennedy, Global News
"Manages the delicate balance of being abrasive but not annoying." - Richard Ouzounian, Toronto Star
"Alison's portrayal of the blind Susy is excellent - and we're not just talking about believable body language here. As a character study it seems entirely credible." - Jamie Portman, Capital Critics Circle
"Astonishing. Smyth ... is a marvel to behold. Lyrical grace and impeccable timing." - Rick Conroy, The Times
Alison as a Director:
"Smyth does a really great job ... and brings out a lot of acting abilities." - Frances Fong-Lee, Broadwayworld.com