Andrew Edwards

  • Actor
    Male / Derbyshire
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    31 - 41
    Height
    6' (1m 84cm)
    Weight
    14st. 13lb (95kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Hazel
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2011 - 2012Winkie General
Musical
The Wizard of Oz
Jeremy Sams
Bill Kenwright Ltd
The London Palladium
2007 - 2009Ensemble
Musical
We Will Rock You
Ben Elton
Queen Theatrical Productions
Dominion Theatre
2007Ensemble
Musical
FameNational Theatre Brno
European Tour
2007Ensemble
Musical
The Producers
Susan Stroman
Andrew Fell Ltd
UK Tour
2006Ensemble
Musical
The Producers
Susan Stroman
Andrew Fell Ltd
Theatre Royal Dury Lane
2005 - 2006Ensemble
Musical
Beauty & the Beast
Alison Pollard
UK Productions and Disney
UK Tour
2004 - 2005Production Cast
Cruise Ship
Queen Mary 2
Belinda King
Cunard
Onboard
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    20033 yr Musical TheatreLaine Theatre Arts

    Additional Information

    A strong actor, singer and dancer, Andrew is a confident performer and also has puppetry and children’s theatre experience.

    About me

    Andrew grew up in Poole, Dorset and trained at Laine Theatre Arts. His theatre credits include Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (UK Tour), Fame! (International Tour), The Producers! (Theatre Royal Dury Lane and UK Tour), We Will Rock You (Dominion Theatre London and Theatre Des Westerns Berlin), ‘Winkie General’ in The Wizard of Oz (The London Palladium), ‘Jimmy’ in Irving Berlin’s White Christmas (four Christmas seasons in various UK Venues). ‘Jack Frost’ in Santa Claus the Musical (Worthing Pavilion).

    Andrew performed on the maiden voyage of the Cunard liner Queen Mary 2, the largest ocean liner in the world at the time.

    Andrew has performed in 8 Pantomime seasons, usually as the baddie, his most recent being Captain Hook in Clacton on Sea.

    His television credits include the feature film Confetti (BBC Films), Johnny and Denise Passport to Paradise (ITV), Top of the Pops (BBC), The London Olympic Games handover ceremony which had a worldwide audience of 250 million people (Buckingham Palace). The Opening Gala of the Wales Millennium Centre; one of several times he has performed for the Royal family; including three Royal Variety Performances (BBC & ITV). He has also appeared in several music videos and has performed as a backing dancer for Liberty X, Will Young, Gareth Gates and the Cheeky Girls to name but a few!

    Andrew is a Co-Founder of the largest independent theatre podcast in the world, Musical Talk, which has been running for 12 years and has over 500 episodes. He is also the resident choreographer for Bakewell Youth Theatre which celebrated its 40th anniversary this year.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Musical Theatre
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Immersive)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    • Web-Series
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Dorset
    • Essex
    • London
    • RP
    • West Country
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • General American
    • New York City
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballet
    • Ballroom
    • Contemporary
    • Tap
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Baritone
    Perform nude?
    • Yes
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Basic
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Advanced
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Mischievous
    • Posh
    • Villainous