Lexi Sekuless | Biography

Lexi graduated from London's Royal Central School of Speech and Drama from their Bachelor of Acting program with first class honours. Her career highlight was performing at the Globe as Lady Anne in Richard III for the 2013 Wanamaker Festival. Lexi also performed in Appetite with Miriam Margoyles, Tamsin Greig, Jemma Redgrave and Jason Isaacs. Her Shakespeare credits include Julia in Two Gentlemen of Verona, Imogen in Cymbeline, Titania in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Kent in King Lear. In London Lexi also performed as Clytemnestra in the Oresteia, Florina in Mad Forest, Imogen in The Lightning Play, Darlene in Balm in Gilead and in her own show about Marilyn Monroe.

Her Australian performances include Viola in Twelfth Night, Prime Minister's Chief of Staff in Secret City: Under the Eagle, Marianne in Constellations, Beatrice in Much Ado About Nothing, Raina in Arms and the Man, Miss Cannon in series 5 of Rake and as Dame Enid Lyons in the re-enactment of her maiden speech, 75 years after entering Parliament. Lexi will next appear as a Press Gallery Journalist in episode 6 of the ABC series Total Control and as the voice for Kerry McGinis' novel The Roadhouse. In summer 2019-2020 Lexi is thrilled to join the Sport for Jove company to appear as Lady Capulet in Romeo and Juliet and Malvolia in Twelfth Night

Lexi is Co-Producer and Co-Artistic Director of Lakespeare, the free Shakespeare season which plays in Canberra each summer. She is also a keen advocate and lobbyist for a National Theatre of Australia.

 

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