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Bernadette Bangura

 
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Bio:
Theatre credits include Jesus Christ Superstar (Barbican), Sunset Boulevard (UK tour), The Frogs, and Ragtime (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
World Premiere, 2020
Performer
  [West End]
London Return Engagement at the Barbican, 2019
Cast
  [West End]
Charing Cross Theatre Company Revival Production, 2016
Ensemble [Replacement]

Photos

Rachel Phillips, Bartlett Sher, Bernadette Bangura, Malcolm Sinclair, Vanessa Redgrav Photo

Rachel Phillips, Bartlett Sher, Bernadette Bangura, Malcolm Sinclair, Vanessa Redgrave, Joseph Claus, Amara Okereke, Harry Haddon-Paton, Sharif Afifi, Carl Patrick

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Date:
04/26/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
World Premiere, 2020
Performer

  [West End]
London Return Engagement at the Barbican, 2019
Cast

  [West End]
Charing Cross Theatre Company Revival Production, 2016
Ensemble [Replacement]

Bernadette Bangura Biography

Theatre credits include Jesus Christ Superstar (Barbican), Sunset Boulevard (UK tour), The Frogs, and Ragtime




Bernadette Bangura News

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For the West End Revival of MY FAIR LADY Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For the West End Revival of MY FAIR LADY
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2022

New rehearsal images have been released today of the company of My Fair Lady. The company features Harry Hadden-Paton as Henry Higgins, Amara Okereke as Eliza Doolittle, Stephen K Amos as Alfred P Doolittle, Dame Vanessa Redgrave as Mrs Higgins, Malcolm Sinclair as Colonel Pickering, Maureen Beattie as Mrs Pearce, and Sharif Afifi as Freddy Eynsford-Hill.

Full Cast Announced For MY FAIR LADY at The London Coliseum Photo Full Cast Announced For MY FAIR LADY at The London Coliseum
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2022

Stephen K Amos will play the role of Alfred P. Doolittle. Stephen is a BAFTA award-winning comedian whose stage work includes My Night With Reg and One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest. Malcolm Sinclair will play the role of Colonel Pickering. Malcolm has performed in more than 50 theatrical productions and was nominated for Best Supporting Actor at the 2019 Olivier Awards for his performance in Pressure at The Ambassador's Theatre. 

BWW Review: HAIRSPRAY, King's Theatre, Glasgow Photo BWW Review: HAIRSPRAY, King's Theatre, Glasgow
by Fiona Scott - Mar 29, 2022

Hairspray has returned to Glasgow at the nicest “Kings” in town! The show follows the antics of aspiring teen dancer, Tracy Turner, and her dreams of dancing on TV and ending segregation in her 1960s Baltimore community.

John Thomson Will Join HAIRSPRAY at Blackpool Winter Gardens This Christmas Photo John Thomson Will Join HAIRSPRAY at Blackpool Winter Gardens This Christmas
by Stephi Wild - Oct 1, 2021

Television and comedy star John Thomson (Cold Feet, The Fast Show) will join the smash hit UK tour of Hairspray as Wilbur Turnblad this Christmas for three weeks at Blackpool Winter Gardens (13 December – 2 January).

Brenda Edwards, Norman Pace and Alex Bourne Will Star in HAIRSPRAY at Theatre Royal B Photo Brenda Edwards, Norman Pace and Alex Bourne Will Star in HAIRSPRAY at Theatre Royal Brighton
by Stephi Wild - Sep 7, 2021

It has been announced that musical theatre star and television presenter Brenda Edwards (Chicago, We Will Rock You, The X Factor, Loose Women and Songs of Praise) will star as Motormouth Maybelle in the UK and Ireland tour of Hairspray.  Comedy legend Norman Pace (ITV's The Hale and Pace Show) will play Wilbur Turnblad alongside West End leading man Alex Bourne (Annie, Mamma Mia!, We Will Rock You) as Edna Turnblad.

Brenda Edwards, Norman Pace and Alex Bourne Join The Cast of HAIRSPRAY on Tour Photo Brenda Edwards, Norman Pace and Alex Bourne Join The Cast of HAIRSPRAY on Tour
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2021

Musical theatre star and television presenter Brenda Edwards (Chicago, We Will Rock You, The X Factor, Loose Women and Songs of Praise) will star as Motormouth Maybelle in the UK and Ireland tour of Hairspray. 

Rebecca Gilliland, Scott Paige, Lewis Cornay and More Join ROLES WE'LL NEVER PLAY Photo Rebecca Gilliland, Scott Paige, Lewis Cornay and More Join ROLES WE'LL NEVER PLAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2021

Further casting has been announced for Roles We'll Never Play on Saturday 22nd May at The Vaudeville Theatre in London. Rebecca Gilliland (Wicked), Scott Paige (The Addams Family), Lewis Cornay (The Book of Mormon), Sean Parkins (Wicked), Natalie Green (The Prince Of Egypt) and Alex Weatherhill (Chicago) have joined the lineup.

Lauren Byrne, Grace Mouat, Luke Bayer and More to be Featured in ROLES WE'LL NEVER PL Photo Lauren Byrne, Grace Mouat, Luke Bayer and More to be Featured in ROLES WE'LL NEVER PLAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 12, 2021

Roles We'll Never Play is back in the West End for two shows at The Vaudeville Theatre on Saturday 22nd May - 7:30pm and Sunday 23rd May - 7:30pm. After two sell-out shows at The Apollo Theatre in December 2020, the show is back, and will be one of the first shows to open out of lockdown!

ROLES WE'LL NEVER PLAY Adds An Extra Show Photo ROLES WE'LL NEVER PLAY Adds An Extra Show
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2020

After selling out their West End show in less than a day, Roles We'll Never Play have added an extra date at the Apollo Theatre, London. The extra show will take place on Sunday 6th December at 6:30pm due to overwhelming demand.

VIDEO: 150 Performers Record 'Make Them Hear You' to Raise Runds for StopWatch Photo VIDEO: 150 Performers Record 'Make Them Hear You' to Raise Runds for StopWatch
by Stage Tube - Jul 27, 2020

Danielle Tarento has brought together more than 150 Black and Black mixed race actors from the UK and the US, along with a 38-piece orchestra, to record a??Make Them Hear You,a?? from the Broadway musical Ragtime.

Bernadette Bangura Videos

VIDEO: 150 Performers Record 'Make Them Hear You' to Raise Runds for StopWatch VideoVIDEO: 150 Performers Record 'Make Them Hear You' to Raise Runds for StopWatch
by Stage Tube - Jul 27, 2020

Danielle Tarento has brought together more than 150 Black and Black mixed race actors from the UK and the US, along with a 38-piece orchestra, to record a??Make Them Hear You,a?? from the Broadway musical Ragtime.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from Charing Cross Theatre's RAGTIME in the West End
by Stage Tube - Nov 8, 2016

Following the critically acclaimed, sell out production of Titanic, Thom Southerland, Artistic Director of the Charing Cross Theatre directs a new production of Ragtime, playing for a strictly limited season. Click below to watch highlights from the show!


Bernadette Bangura Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Bernadette Bangura been in?
Bernadette Bangura has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Bernadette Bangura been in?
Bernadette Bangura has appeared on London's West End in 3 shows.

What was Bernadette Bangura's first West End show?
Bernadette Bangura's first West End show was Ragtime which opened in 2016