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Ben Jennings

 
Bio:
Ben began dancing and singing at the tender age of six at a local dance school and completed his training with a scholarship to the Urdang Academy of Ballet and Performing Arts. Ben's most recent West End appearance was in Mamma Mia at the Prince of Wales Theatre, having made his West End Debut ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Ben began dancing and singing at the tender age of six at a local dance school and completed his training with a scholarship to the Urdang Academy of Ballet and Performing Arts. Ben's most recent West End appearance was in Mamma Mia at the Prince of Wales Theatre, having made his West End Debut ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2008
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2008
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]

Ben Jennings Biography

Ben began dancing and singing at the tender age of six at a local dance school and completed his training with a scholarship to the Urdang Academy of Ballet and Performing Arts.

Ben's most recent West End appearance was in Mamma Mia at the Prince of Wales Theatre, having made his West End Debut aged 9 at The Royal Opera House in Covent Garden in Arriana. His other work in the West End includes "Kipper" in Lionel Bart's Oliver! at The London Palladium, the ever cheeky urchin Gavroche Les Miserables at the Palace Theatre, Eugene Onegin at The London Coliseum.

More recently he appeared in Beauty and the Beast in Oberhausen, Germany, Sleeping Beauty in Norwich, The Artful Dodger in Oliver!, in Kuala Lumpur and in the European Tour of 'Hair

His other work includes: The Diary of Me at the Trafalgar Studios, and the following Internet/TV pilot for the show. He also played the lead character in Who Killed Summer, the internet sensation, with a following of more than 10 million viewers.

He can be seen on the video recording of Cameron Mackintosh's 'Hey! Mr Producer', which was filmed live before Her Majesty The Queen at The Lyceum, London.

During his training he appeared in numerous dance videos and commercials.




Ben Jennings News

KINKY BOOTS West End to Be Filmed for Worldwide Screening, Donnelly & Henry Return to Photo KINKY BOOTS West End to Be Filmed for Worldwide Screening, Donnelly & Henry Return to Cast
by Julie Musbach - Nov 14, 2018

A hit with audiences since it opened in September 2015, Kinky Boots, the winner of every major Best Musical award, today announces that the London production will be filmed later this month for future worldwide screening. Original West End cast members Killian Donnelly and Matt Henry will return to play the roles of Charlie and Lola respectively.

New Casting and Extended Booking Period Announced for KINKY BOOTS Photo New Casting and Extended Booking Period Announced for KINKY BOOTS
by Stephi Wild - Apr 23, 2018

Kinky Boots, the winner of every major Best Musical award, is pleased to announce that from Monday 4 June 2018 Oliver Tompsett will play Charlie, Natalie McQueen will play Lauren, and Simon-Anthony Rhoden will continue as Lola.

Photo Flash: First Look at Simon-Anthony Rhoden and Verity Rushworth in KINKY BOOTS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

Kinky Boots, the winner of every major Best Musical award, is pleased to announce that Simon-Anthony Rhoden will take on the role of Lola and Verity Rushworth, popular with TV viewers for her role as Donna Windsor in ITV's Emmerdale, will star as Lauren from Monday 10 July 2017. Check out photos of the show's new stars below!

Stones to Be Added to Barter Theatre Walk of Fame
by A.A. Cristi - May 25, 2017

???????Barter Theatre will be honoring community leaders Howard McElroy and Ben Jennings with two stones placed in the Barter Theatre Walk of Fame for their achievements and impact with both Barter Theatre and the community on Friday, May 26.

Extra Performance Added to JERSEY BOYS in London
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

Due to overwhelming public demand, there will be an extra performance of the West End smash hit musical JERSEY BOYS in its final week at the Piccadilly Theatre on Thursday 23 March at 3.00pm. This week - week commencing 13 February 2017 - JERSEY BOYS has broken the house record for ticket sales in the history of the Piccadilly Theatre.

Breaking News: JERSEY BOYS to Take Final Bow in the West End
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

One of London's best loved musicals, Jersey Boys, will close at the Piccadilly Theatre on Sunday 26 March 2017 following nine amazing years in London.

JERSEY BOYS Announces Extension, Thru April 16, 2017
by Christina Mancuso - Apr 14, 2016

JERSEY BOYS, the smash hit musical, has extended its booking period at the Piccadilly Theatre until 16 April 2017, with 250,000 tickets released today.

Photo Flash: First Look at 8th Anniversary Gala Night of JERSEY BOYS
by Christina Mancuso - Apr 13, 2016

On Tuesday 12 April, the cast of JERSEY BOYS celebrated its 8th anniversary in London with a Gala Night.  BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the event below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch a Day in the Life of JERSEY BOYS: A JOURNEY TO THE STAGE
by Stage Tube - Apr 8, 2016

On Tuesday 15 March, four new Seasons joined the cast of JERSEY BOYS at the Piccadilly Theatre ahead of its 8th Anniversary on 18 March.  This is the first time since the show opened in London that all four Seasons have changed.  In the video below, Jersey Boys: A Journey to the Stage, follows a day in the life of the show's four new Seasons, Matt Corner (Frankie Valli), Simon Bailey (Tommy De Vito), Declan Egan (Bob Gaudio) and Mat Hunt (Nick Massi).  Check it out!

Four New Seasons to Join West End's JERSEY BOYS in March
by Tyler Peterson - Jan 29, 2016

From Tuesday 15 March, there will be four new Seasons joining the cast of JERSEY BOYS at the Piccadilly Theatre ahead of its 8th Anniversary on 18 March.  This is the first time since the show opened in London that all four Seasons have changed. 

Ben Jennings Videos

STAGE TUBE: Watch a Day in the Life of JERSEY BOYS: A JOURNEY TO THE STAGE
by Stage Tube - Apr 8, 2016

On Tuesday 15 March, four new Seasons joined the cast of JERSEY BOYS at the Piccadilly Theatre ahead of its 8th Anniversary on 18 March.  This is the first time since the show opened in London that all four Seasons have changed.  In the video below, Jersey Boys: A Journey to the Stage, follows a day in the life of the show's four new Seasons, Matt Corner (Frankie Valli), Simon Bailey (Tommy De Vito), Declan Egan (Bob Gaudio) and Mat Hunt (Nick Massi).  Check it out!


Ben Jennings Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ben Jennings been in?
Ben Jennings has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Ben Jennings been in?
Ben Jennings has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Ben Jennings's first West End show?
Ben Jennings's first West End show was Jersey Boys which opened in 2008