Hamilton’s cast confirmed for London’s West End

Jeffrey Seller and Cameron Mackintosh, producers of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s West End production of HAMILTON, are delighted to announce the full cast for return performances which will begin on August 19, 2021 at the Victoria Palace Theater.

Foreground Karl Queensborough and the cast of Hamilton’s West End. Photo credit Matt Murphy.

Karl Queensborough returns to play the title role of Alexander Hamilton with Simon-Anthony Rhoden as Aaron Burr, Ava Brennan as Angelica Schuyler, Sharon Rose as Eliza Hamilton, Trevor Dion Nicholas as George Washington, Waylon Jacobs as Marquis De Lafayette / Thomas Jefferson, Emile Ruddock as Hercules Mulligan / James Madison, Khalid Daley as John Laurens / Phillip Hamilton, Emilie Louise Israel as Peggy Schuyler / Maria Reynolds and Harry Hepple as King George. During some performances, the role of Alexander Hamilton will be played by Nuno Queimado.

The cast also includes Jade Albertsen, Curtis Angus, Robson Broad, Matthew Caputo, Filippo Coffano, Ashley Daniels, Kelly Downing, Lydia Fraser, Jordan Frazier, Manaia Glassey-Ohlson, Jake Halsey-Jones, Olivia Kate Holding, Peter Houston, DeAngelo Jones , Nicolais-Andre Kerry, Travis Kerry, Ella Kora, Natasha Leaver, Aaron Lee Lambert, Phoebe Liberty Jones, Sinead Long, Louis Mackrodt, Jay Perry, Lindsey Tierney and Brandon Williams.

Previous Karl Queensborough theatrical credits include White Teeth at the Kiln Theater, Sylvia and The Girl From the North Country at The Old Vic, The Little Matchgirl for Shakespeare’s Globe / Bristol Old Vic / UK Tour, Aladdin, Cinderella, Dick Whittington and Jack and the Magic Bean for Lyric Hammersmith, A Midsummer Night’s Dream for Filter, The Machine Stops for Theater Royal York / Pilot Theater, A Wolf in Snakeskin Shoes for the Tricycle Theater, Only the Brave for Soho Theater / Wales Millennium Center / Bird Song, Morning for the Lyric Hammersmith / Traverse Theater, Dayglo and Mind The Gap for Y Touring and Ignition Out of Reach for Frantic Assembly.

Simon-Anthony Rhoden’s theater credits include The Color Purple for Leicester Curve, Kinky Boots at the Adelphi Theater for which he won the Broadway World UK Award for Best Long-Acting Performer at the West End Show, If I Should Stay for Soho Theater and Parade at the Frange in Edinburgh. Her screen credits include Feel Good, Let It Snow, and Blue.

Ava Brennan’s theatrical credits include Tina – The Tina Turner Musical at the Aldwych, A Christmas Carol for The Old Vic, West End and UK productions of The Lion King, The Count of Monte Cristo and Hairspray in St Gallen Switzerland and the German Aida Tour. His film credits include Hellboy, Rocketman, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again and Beauty and the Beast.

Sharon Rose’s previous theatrical credits include Beautiful: The Carole King Musical at the Aldwych Theater, Motown The Musical at the Shaftesbury Theater and Caroline or Change at the Hampstead Theater.

Trevor Dion Nicholas is originally from the role of Genie in the West End production of Disney’s Aladdin at the Prince Edward Theater. He also played the role at the New Amsterdam Theater on Broadway and on the US Tour. His other theatrical credits include The Wiz, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Ragtime, The Little Mermaid, The Wizard of Oz, Into the Woods, Little Shop of Horrors, Rent, The Exonerated and This is the Life All for the ETA Hoffman Theater, Germany.

Waylon Jacobs returns to the London production of Hamilton. His previous theatrical credits include Betrayal for Cadogan Hall, The Last Five Years for Minack Theater, Peter Pan for Barn Theater, YANK! at the Charing Cross Theater, Chicago at the Phoenix Theater, Memphis at the Shaftesbury Theater, We Will Rock You at the Dominion Theater and on Tour, Rent at the Tabard Theater, Ragtime and A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theater, Children of Eden at the Prince of Wales Theater and The Lion King at the Lyceum Theater.

Previous theater credits by Emile Ruddock include Me and My Girl at the Chichester Festival Theater, Five Guys Named Moe at the Marble Arch Theater, Crazy for You at the Watermill Theater, Kiss Me Kate on UK Tour and The Scottsboro Boys at the Young Vic and the Garrick theater.

Khalid Daley makes his West End debut. His theater credits include Dick Whittington and War Horse for the National Theater, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical on tour in UK and Ireland, Hamlet on tour in UK for Changeling Theater, Careen – The True History of Bonnie and Clyde at Birmingham Rep, Godspell at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and Lord of the Flies for New Adventures and Birmingham Hippodrome. His television credits include Doctors and 4 O’Clock Club: Hollywood.

Emilie Louise Israel makes her West End debut in Hamilton. Her previous theater credits include Nala in The Lion King and the Jungle Festival for Disneyland Paris, The Woman in the US Tour of Gobsmacked! and the UK tour of The Magic of Motown.

Harry Hepple’s theater credits include Romantics Anonymous at Bristol Old Vic, A Taste of Honey, Follies and Burnt by the Sun for the National Theater, The Lightening Child and Macbeth for Shakespeare’s Globe, Privates on Parade at Noël Coward Theater, A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Regent’s Park Open Air Theater, Pippin at Menier Chocolate Factory, Hot Mess at Arcola Theater, 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at Donmar Warehouse, Been So Long for the Young Vic and Alaska for the Royal Court. His film credits include Peterloo and Stan and Ollie. On television, her credits include Moving On, Boy Meet Girl, Hustle, Misfits, and Inspector George Gently.

Nuno Queimado’s previous theatrical credits include Jesus Christ Superstar at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theater, Mother Courage and her Children and Side Show for Southwark Playhouse, From Here To Eternity at the Shaftesbury Theater, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown at the Playhouse Theater, The World’s Biggest Show for the Royal Opera House, God’s Garden UK Tour and The Little Match Girl in Sadlers Wells. He also appeared in the ITV drama Cold Feet.

HAMILTON has book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, is conducted by Thomas Kail, with choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler, musical supervision and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire and is based on the biography of Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow. HAMILTON features Stage Design by David Korins, Costume Design by Paul Tazewell, Lighting Design by Howell Binkley, Sound Design by Nevin Steinberg, and Hair and Wig Design by Charles G. LaPointe.

Award-winning production Olivier, Tony and Grammy opened at the recently rebuilt and restored Victoria Palace Theater in London in December 2017 and continued to perform there until the lockdown began in March of last year.

HAMILTON is produced in London by Jeffrey Seller, Sander Jacobs, Jill Furman, The Public Theater and Cameron Mackintosh.

Obtaining government-backed emergency insurance to protect against further unplanned shutdowns remains a priority. All plans to reopen HAMILTON are in accordance with the latest government guidelines and therefore subject to change.

Victoria Palace Theater, Victoria Street, London SW1E 5EA
Reservation in progress until February 13, 2022
Tickets from £ 20, no booking fees apply
Ticket office: 0844 482 5151
Website: hamiltonmusical.com

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