Our Tutors

Ali Roberts
Ali RobertsPrincipal
Ali Roberts has studied acting at the prestigious Actors Centre in London and has a Masters in Communications
Studies (Directing, Writing, Producing). Ali has worked as an actor, an on set acting and dialogue coach, an agent, and a
casting consultant. Her credentials include Parallax (2004), All In the Name (2013), Stormworld (2009) and Good Pretender
(2011). Ali has appeared as a judge for The WA Screen Awards – the state’s premier celebration of screen culture.
She founded the Ali Roberts Studio in 2001, as a means to pass on her unparalleled knowledge of the industry.
The actors Ali has previously trained include Melissa GeorgeDacre MontgomeryFreya Tingley, Connor Gosatti and James Bingham.
Sally Clune
Sally CluneTeacher
Sally was the on-set acting coach for the feature film ‘Below’ (Maz Lahooti) and has taught Stage & Screen
acting at the Ali Roberts Studio since 2015. Sally has trained in Musical Theatre singing since 2008 and also
coaches actors for singing-on-screen.
Sally has assisted with the production of a number of short films and showreel scenes for the Ali Roberts Studio,
including shoots that required US accent coaching for actors. She has trained in Voice & Accent since 2016.
Her professional acting credits include lead performer in the short films, ‘The Big Day’ (Brendan Docherty),
‘Disenthrall’ (Clayton Orgles) and as a supporting role in ‘Busting Out The Bells’ (Roz Hammond).
She was cast in the immersive play ‘S-27’ (Teresa Izzard) which ran at the Fremantle Festival and
‘A Completely Normal Sketch Show’ at Perth Fringe Festival.
Noah D'Annunzio
Noah D'AnnunzioTeacher

Noah has trained exclusively with the Ali Roberts Studio since he was 8 years old. Noah graduated from the Gifted & Talented Drama program at John Curtin College of the Arts and began teaching at the studio in 2022. He now teaches both Stage and Screen and Voice and Accent classes. Noah’s long list of credits includes feature films Before Dawn and Paper Planes, web series What We See and short films His Father’s Son, All Good and Bunker Down Under.

Ella Jones
Ella JonesStudio Assistant & Teacher

Ella started at the Ali Roberts Studio as a student in 2018. She has since developed an extensive list of film credits including leading several short films such as All Good, The Runaway and What Remains. She also starred in multiple web series including What We See and Trunk Travellers. She was awarded Best Actress for her work in The Runaway at Only The Best International Film Awards, Continental Film Festival and Toronto Independent Film Festival of CIFT in 2021.