EXPERIENCE TO GIVE
Craig is the creative director of The West End Experience. He trained at Mountview Academy in London where he graduated with a 1st BA hons degree. He played Doc in CR7 for the BBC. He made his West End debut in ‘The Mousetrap’ playing, Giles and Trotter. Craig then went on to play, Eddie, in ‘Blood Brothers’ on the National tour and in the West End. Craig has also played, Harry, in 'Scrooge' on tour & at The London Palladium with Tommy Steele & is one of the 12 International Tenors.
Alice started her career in the Woman In White (Palace Theatre) understudying Laura Fairlie. From there she joined the cast of Les Miserables (Queens Theatre) playing the Factory Girl and understudying Cosette & Fantine. Credits since include Princess Aurora in Awaking Beauty (Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough written & directed by Alan Ayckbourn), Annie Get Your Gun (Young Vic), Most recently Alice has been starring as the green witch Elphaba in London’s West End production of Wicked.
Elphaba in Wicked West End and Broadway - In New York she won Audience Choice of Best Replacement in a role in 2016, also the Whats on Satge award 2011 for best takeover in a role, Two, Meg Dawson in The Last Ship, Communicating Doors, Farragut North, Meat in We Will Rock You, she was a semi finalist in BBC's I'd Do Anything.
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Narrator), Grease (Jan) , Guys and Dolls (Sarah Brown), Jekyll and Hyde (Lucy Harris), Cats (Grizabella), Debbie does Dallas (Debbie), Evita (Evita), Wicked (first actress to play both Galinda and Elphaba), The Waterbabies (Mrs D), BBc Kiss me Kate (Lana/Bianca), The Judy Garland Show (Judy), An Evening of Movies and Musicals, Friday Night is Music Night- BBC Radio 2, Bond and Beyond UK, Variety Gala Evening, Christmas Proms, Tribute to Gene Kelly.
Rhodri trained at Laine Theatre Arts. Theatre credits include: Andy/us Nick, CC and Harry in Flashdance (UK Tour), Ensemble/us Pepper and Eddie in Mamma Mia! (International Tour & U.K. tour) Ensemble in The Gospel of Us with Michael Sheen (The National Theatre, Wales). Ensemble U/S Giant in Jack and the beanstalk (Capitol Theatre Horsham). Starkey/Ensemble in Peter Pan (White Rock Theatre, Hastings). Mike Costa in A Chorus Line (Laine Theatre Arts) Ensemble U/S Aladdin in Aladdin (Alhambra)
Training: Laine Theatre Arts. Theatre includes: Ensemble & u/s Nessarose in Wicked UK and International Tours; Swing in The Bodyguard (Adelphi, London); Tess & Dance Captain in Crazy for You (Upstairs at The Gatehouse); Spirit of the Dance (UK/International tour); Night of 1000 Stars & Night of 1000 Voices (Royal Albert Hall); Peter Pan (Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton); Beauty and the Beast (Theatre Royal, Windsor); Cinderella (Theatre Royal, Plymouth) and A Centennial Celebration (New Wimbledon
Guys and Dolls. Galileo in the London production of 'We Will Rock'. He has also played the role of 'Drew' in the Original London cast of "Rock of Ages" and is known for playing the role of Fiyero in WICKED.Other theatre work includes: the GHOST workshop in the leading role of Sam, THE ROYAL HUNT OF THE SUN directed by Trevor Nunn; Mamma Mia!, OUR HOUSE, Kismet, West Side Story playing Tony, Over My Shoulder & The Royal Variety Performance twice.
Lorna’s West End theatre credits include: Cynthia Weil in Beautiful the Carole king Musical (Aldwych) for which she won the Laurence Olivier award for Best Actress in a Supporting role in a Musical. Laura in Dreamboats and Petticoats (Playhouse) Luisa in The Fantasticks (Duchess) Ariel in Footloose (Novello) Mistress in Evita (Adelphi) Monteen in Parade (Donmar) Juliet in Romeo and Juliet the Musical (Piccadilly)
West End credits include: Swing/Cover Jenna and Dawn in Waitress (Adelphi Theatre); Mistress in Evita(Phoenix Theatre); Imelda Quirke in The Commitments (original cast - Palace Theatre); Swing/1st Cover Eponine in Les Miserables(Queens Theatre); Ensemble/1st Cover Sophie in Mamma Mia! (Prince of Wales Theatre). Other credits include: Celtic Angels (US tour); Mistress in Evita (UK/European Tour); Snow White in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Qdos/Grand Opera House Belfast).
Elphaba in Wicked, Kathy in Vanities, Stephanie Zinoni in Cool Rider, Martha in The Secret Garden, Lorraine in I Dreamed A Dream, Kim in Taboo, Miss Lynch in Grease, Miranda in Betwixt (West End), for which she was nominated for numerous awards, BBC Concert Orchestra Friday Night is Music Night for BBC Radio 2
Rachael was a semi finalist on BGT. Her credits include We Will Rock you, Hairspray, Evita in Evita, Serena in Fame, Mary in Jersey Boys, Cats, Dina in Starlight Express & Saturday Night Fever
Claire is a graduate of Laine Theatre Arts, having gained a Musical Theatre Diploma & professional Dance Teaching qualifications. Claire appeared in Mamma Mia in London, then went on to the International Tour where she covered & played Ali & Lisa. She has cast & choreographed all over the world for Jean Ann Ryan Productions & currently casts & choreographs for Midas Entertainment & Debbie O'Brien's casting associate. She has also been in Les Mis & Oliver both West end & tour.
Charlotte trained at Laine Theatre Arts. Theatre credits include -Jesus Christ Superstar at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre; Billy Elliot, West End; Priscilla Queen of The Desert, West End; Me and My Girl, UK Tour. TV credits include - Strictly come dancing , All together now, Royal variety performances, Comic Relief, This Morning, Alan Tichmarsh, Ant and Dec Saturday Night Takeaway.
Heather Chandler in 'Heathers', Nicola in 'Kinky Boots', Joyce in 'Sunny Afternoon', 'Jesus Christ Superstar' Arena Tour, 'Legally Blonde' in which she understudied and played the leading role of Elle Woods, 'Mamma Mia!', 'Hairspray', 'High School Musical', 'Children Will Listen' – Sondheim’s 75th Birthday Gala, 'Follies In Concert'.
Bronwen is a highly skilled Choreographer & Dance Teacher with over 10 years of experience.
Jonathan trained at Mountview Academy Of Theatre Arts, London Graduating with a First Class BA Hons. His credits include Wicked u/s Boq (West End), Book of Mormon u/s Elder Cunningham (West End), u/s Joseph in Joseph and the Amazing Technicoloured Dreamcoat (National UK Tour), Ensemble/Student in Les Miserables (Film), u/s and played Harry Young Ebenezer in Scrooge The Musical (London Palladium, West End) Kurt in Glee: Dont Stop Believin (National UK Tour.
Lizzii trained at Arts Educational School. Theatre credits include - Bananaman The Musical, Southwark Playhouse; Chicago, West End; Guys and Dolls, Kilworth Theatre; The Rat Pack, West End; High Society, UK Tour; Me and My Girl, UK Tour; The Rat Pack, UK Tour TV credits include - Eastenders, BBC1; Hollyoaks Channel 4
Trained at Royal Ballet and London Studio Centre CREDITS: Jesus Christ Superstar, Lion King, Marcy Wills, Witches of Eastwick. Has played Eponine and Fauntine in Les Miserable West End and was the face of Les Miserables poster. Sophia has also played Sophie in Mamma Mia, Title of Show, Chloe in Never Forget and Grizabella in Cats, Anita in West Side Story.
Jordan graduated from The Guildford School of Acting. The Glenn Miller Show, West End; The Sound of Music, UK Tour; Evita, West End; Member of Tap Attack; silver medalist at the World Tap Championships.
Shrek, Ghost, Enjoras Les Miserable, one of the 12 international tenors, Fiyero in World tour of Wicked, South Pacific,
Sarah, originally from Co. Carlow, Ireland, moved to UK at the age of 17 to be a performer, she trained in straight acting in Manchester before moving to London and graduating from Doreen Bird College in 2012. Sarah most recently played Sister Mary Robert in the UK Tour of Sister Act for Jamie Wilson Productions. And Jasmine for QDOS Pantomimes. In-between shows Sarah has taught Singing, musical theatre and West End workshops all over the country.
Fantine in Les Miserables; Charlotte Goetze in The Diary of a Teenage Girl; Mother in The Night Before Christmas; Mrs Fezziwig in A Little of What You Fancy; Nellie Collins in Floyd Collins; Julie La Verne in ShowBoat (Olivier award winner, best supporting actress in a musical); Donna/Oolie in City Of Angels; Molly Jensen in Ghost; Martirio in Bernarda Alba;
Follies at the Yvonne Theatre playing Young Sally; Rusty in Footloose; RENT playing Mimi; Bare playing Ivy; Tina Turner the Arena Experience; Fame the UK Tour playing Carmen; Feelgood Academy (workshop) playing Lucy; Miracle on 34th Street UK tour as featured ensemble, cover Doris; Jesus Christ Superstar UK tour as Soul Girl/ 1st cover Mary; Support Artist for Rhydian Roberts UK tour. Jodie is about to begin Legally Blonde at Kilworth House as Margo/ 1st cover Elle and Brooke.
Lead role in AMERICAN PYSCHO, Eponine in LES MISERABLES, Nessarose in WICKED, Elizabeth (lead singer) in DIRTY DANCING, Kate in SPINACH, Mary Gray in MONKEE BUSINESS, The Rose in THE LITTLE PRINCE, Jo March in LITTLE WOMEN & Mary Lennox in RSC's THE SECRET GARDEN. TV includes MR SELFRIDGE, CALL THE MIDWIDE, CASUALTY, LOVE IN A COLD CLIMATE, MURDER ROOMS & BIG TRAIN. X FACTOR finalist in 2004.
Theatre: Sherrie in Rock Of Ages (Shaftesbury/Garrick); Footloose (UK Tour); Rigoletto (Royal Opera House); Bridget Jones The Musical - Workshop (London); Evita (UK Tour); Fame (European Tour); and The Jazz Dance Company (UK Tour). Film & TV: Dancing On Ice (ITV); Hen in Mamma Mia! The Movie (Feature Film/Starplay Productions Ltd); Children in Need (BBC); Educational Video (Oxford University Press); This Morning (ITV); Sophie in Mamma Mia! on Over The Rainbow (BBC) and She's Amazing (Sky One).
Zizi trained at the Arts Educational Schools and London Studio Centre. She has played Meg in Merrily We Roll Along, Constance in the original West End cast of Rock of Ages .Betty in Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella, ensemble in Dirty Dancing, Zaneeta in The Music Man, juvenile ensemble in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, company in A Tale of Two Cities, A Christmas Carol, Margery in The Prince and the Pauper (BBC), Molly Marsham inBramwell (ITV); Princess Vicky in Victoria & Albert (ITV).
Abbie Osmon trained at Mountview. She was alternate Eva in Evita West End, 'Dance till Dawn', Galadriel in Lord of the Rings, cover Meat in We will Rock you, Woman 2 in Side by Side by Sondheim. She is also the backing vocalist for Kylie Minogue, Robbie Williams, Gary Barlow, Tom Jones, Annie Lennox, Cliff Richard, Mike & the mechanics, Beverley Knight, Ronan Keating, Lulu,Joss Stone, Dan Gillespie, Gabriella Cilmi, Mika, Atomic Kitten, Ellie Goulding, Sonia and Jerry & the pacemakers.
Doris in Groundhog Day, Dora Bailey/Miss Dinsmore in Singing in the Rain, Narrator in Joseph, Pauline in Made in Dagenham, Playing Mama Bear & Mamma Ogre in Shrek, Priscilla Queen Of The Desert playing one of the Diva’s, The Sound Of Music playing Fraulein Schweiger & Baroness Elberfield, Schoolgirlin The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Portly, The Otter in The Wind in The Willows
Mack & Mabel, Katharina Cavalieri in Amadeus, The Acrobat/understudy Miss Honey in Matilda, Dotty in Jumpers, Ensemble in Hello, Dolly! Gwendolen/understudy Mary Poppins in Mary Poppins, Ensemble/understudy Belle in Beauty and the Beast, Thoroughly Modern Millie and Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz. Ness Rose in the International tour of Wicked.
Originally from NorthYorkshire Laurie trained at The Arts Educational School Chiswick graduating with a first class degree in Musical Theatre. Since leaving Arts Ed Laurie been in Fame and played Jan in Grease London Piccadilly, Martha in High school Musical Hammersmith Apollo, Fame, Lambchops, International tour. Martha/ cover Ms Darbus High School Musical Uk Tour, Tracy in Hairsray Uk Tour Stage Entertainment, Sister Mary Patrick in Sister Act.