Ali was excited to launch her double CD Naughty and Nice in the first few months of 2013. The album was released on the 23rd of April 2013. The recording weekend was booked for March, with a fantastic team of musicians.Find out more
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1987 ATCL Speech and Drama
1994 Graduated from Toi Whakaari: The New Zealand Drama School
2008 Chapman Tripp Actress of the Year for ‘Bombshells’
2014 Best Actress award from United Solo Festival, NYC for ‘Bombshells’
Award winning Entertainer Ali Harper is one of a kind with a career spanning 25+ years. Graduating from Toi Whakaari: The New Zealand Drama School, Ali has starred in numerous musicals and plays. More recently Mrs Banks in Mary Poppins, Mrs Johnston in Blood Brothers at The Court Theatre andDonna in Mamma Mia in Hamilton and Dunedin. Otherhighlights include Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady, Sarah Brown in Guys and Dolls, Maria Von Trapp in The Sound of Music, Nellie Forbush in South Pacific, A Shortcut to Happiness, Side by Side by Sondheim, Jacques Brel is alive and well and living in Paris, Jerry’s Girls, The Rocky Horror Picture Show and Tell Me on a Sunday.
New Zealand Tours include Chess, Evita, Pirates of Penzance, Oklahoma and the one-woman play Bombshells, where Ali was awarded ‘Best Actress’ at the United Solo Festival in New York in 2014 and ‘Chapman Tripp BestActress’ in 2008.
Performing at The Metropolitan Room in New York in 2013 and 2014 with her cabaret show A Down Under Diva! Ali enjoys continued success with her shows A Doris Day Special, Legendary Divas and Naughty and Nice as well as Guest Entertainer on Cruise ships.
Television credits include Hope and Wire, The Strip, Market Forces and resident singer for 4 years on TV One’s Dancing with the Stars.
Ali’s albums include Legendary Divas, Naughty and Nice, Something So Right and her recently released A Doris Day Special.
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