Alistair Trapnell is a singer/songwriter, actor and writer from Melbourne, Australia. He has been writing music and acting since the early age of six. In 2012, he completed the Foundation in Music Theatre diploma at the Victorian College of the Arts. The following year he studied abroad at the Point Blank Music School in London. Upon his return in 2014, Alistair began a Bachelor of Arts at Monash University majoring in Theatre and Literary Studies. Throughout his bachelor Alistair won numerous awards, including a Dean's Award, the award for Best First Year in Performance and Context, and the Clive Probyn Prize for Best Third Year in Literary Studies. In 2018, Alistair was accepted to the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City.  

Selected Acting Credits

  • 'Confetti' Flashlight Theatre Co. Zachery Chase. The Mount Players 2019 One Act Play Festival Best Male in a Supporting Role - WINNER. 2019.

  • 'The Sum of Us' Creswick Theatre Co. Greg. 2018.

  • 'Boys Have Skin' Kissing Booth Productions. Zac Darby. 2018.

  • 'Brooklyn' Flashlight Theatre Co. Harley. Highly Commended Performance in a One Act Play - Lyrebird Award Nomination. 2017.

  • 'What Now' Melbourne Polytechnic Student Mini Series. Klein. dir. Melanie Martini. 2017.

  • 'Softly Pouting While Walking into Breezes' Monash University Student Theatre Co. & La Mama Theatre. Ben. 2014 -2015.

  • 'House Husbands' Injured Basketball Player Episode #3.5. dir. Ian Watson. 2014.

  • 'Needles' Victorian College of the Arts Student Short Film. Valeri. dir. Alexei Mizin. 2010.


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Introducing an Emanciaption

Alistair Trapnell

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