"Particular mention must go to Alex Akhurst, whose bumbling yet innocent interpretation of Alfred provides much humour; in addition to his comedic talent, he hits all his notes with fluency and ease."
Alfred, Die Fledermaus (J. Strauss - English Version) with Durham Opera Ensemble at The Gala Theatre, Durham (2019)
Review for Palatinate News, Durham
"Alex Akhurst as Damon, an advising shepherd, portrayed assured control on the incessant melismas and I could understand each word spoken ... "
Damon, Acis and Galatea (G. F. Handel) with Dunelm Consort & Players, St Oswald's Church, Durham (2018)
Music Durham Review
"Alex Akhurst’s truly beautiful voice soars with ease, garnering sympathy for his portrayal of Ralph Rackstraw right from the off with his flawless performance of The Nightingale."
Ralph Rackstraw, Sullivan's HMS Pinafore with Durham Opera Ensemble at The Cockpit Theatre, Marylebone (2018)
Review for The Bubble Magazine, Durham