David Aston

Shrewsbury

“It is a pleasure to be working on a real literary play with a great ensemble of actors and to be directed by Colin with such intelligence and insight. Our audience will surely be gripped by this political thriller.”

David has had an impressive and varied career as an actor with films including UNDERWORLD 3 and THE MATRIX, and television appearances including SHORTLAND STREET, DUGGAN, STREET LEGAL and GLOSS.

Among his many stage credits are main roles in MACBETH, KING LEAR, HAMLET, BLUE ORANGE, A NUMBER, TOTAL ECLIPSE, MAJOR BARBARA, CLOSER, THE CARETAKER, ONE FOR THE ROAD and THE JUNGLE. Other works include THE CRUCIBLE, A CLOCKWORK ORANGE and MIDSUMMER’S DREAM and musical theatre OLIVER!, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, BLOOD BROTHERS, WESTSIDE STORY, SWEENEY TODD and PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (Japan tour).