At the time of the interview, Naomi was performing as the aspiring opera singer Sharon Graham in Terrence McNally’s Master Class at the Vaudeville Theatre. She comments about the play: “There is a truth to Terrence McNally’s writing that hits home in a big way. It will make you laugh, it will make you cry and it will give you something to think about.” Graduating from the Royal Irish Academy of Music in 2008, Naomi then studied at The Juilliard School in New York. She won the … [Read more...]
London Theatre Interviews with Cast and Creatives
Here is our collection of interviews with cast and creatives from the world of theatre. Browse our website for London Theatre Tickets for London West End Theatres. Book tickets for shows, musicals, plays, drama, opera, dance, comedy & more!
At the time of the interview, Zoe was about to be performing in the UK tour of Hair, starring alongside Gareth Gates and Amy Diamond. Having had a sell-out European tour, Hair will open at the Liverpool Empire Theatre on Tuesday 10th April 2012. Zoe has appeared in West End shows including Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Thriller Live and more recently Respect La Diva. Having been a Pop Idol finalist in 2002, Zoe followed that up with chart-topping success with her number one hit Get Happy. … [Read more...]
At the time of the interview, Russell was performing in Chicago at the Garrick Theatre. He says about the musical: “The writing is incredible. There is nothing like it out there for showing off the talents of the band and performers on a bare stage. It’s thrilling.” Russell trained at Warwick University and the Royal Academy of Music where he performed as Anthony in Sweeney Todd. In 2005 he was one of the finalists in the prestigious BBC Radio 2's International Voice of Musical Theatre … [Read more...]
"[Matilda the Musical] speaks of fighting the battles that should be fought, caring about others, honing your sense of justice and fairness and knowing when enough is enough. It is about understanding that our children are far more interesting than just having pretty eyes or a good strong smile. It is about paying attention to the mind, seeing them as the individuals they are, giving them their space to grow but being there to catch them if they stumble. As a matter of fact, I think we all … [Read more...]
At the time of the interview, Natalie was wowing audiences in Rock of Ages at the Shaftesbury Theatre, where she has performed as Sherrie since the musical opened in August, 2011. Quoting from our review of Rock of Ages from a few weeks ago: “Natalie Andreou... gave a strong performance... . This actress is genuine and really lovely to watch... She gave Sherrie a youthful innocence...” When asked why should everyone go and see this popular rock musical, Natalie replied: “Because it’s the … [Read more...]