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Cassidy Janson

 
Bio:
Theatre Credits include: Dessa Rose (Trafalgar Studios); Tick, Tick… Boom! (Menier Chocolate Factory); Candide (Menier Chocolate Factory); Lend Me a Tenor (Gielgud Theatre); Company (Southwark Playhouse); Avenue Q (Wyndhams Theatre); Chess (English National Opera); Man Of La Mancha (English ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Theatre Credits include: Dessa Rose (Trafalgar Studios); Tick, Tick… Boom! (Menier Chocolate Factory); Candide (Menier Chocolate Factory); Lend Me a Tenor (Gielgud Theatre); Company (Southwark Playhouse); Avenue Q (Wyndhams Theatre); Chess (English National Opera); Man Of La Mancha (English ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2021
Anne
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Ensemble
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Mollie Ralston [Replacement]
  [West End]
Concert Production at London Coliseum, 2019
Aldonza
Dulcinea
  [West End]
London Coliseum Revival Production, 2018
Florence
  [West End]
West End, 0
Carole King [Replacement]
  [London Fringe]
London Revival, 2005
Performer

Photos

Giles Terera, Isobel McArthur, and Cassidy Janson on the Green Carpet at the Olivier  Photo

Giles Terera, Isobel McArthur, and Cassidy Janson on the Green Carpet at the Olivier Awards. Photo Credits: Gareth Cattermole for Getty.

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04/11/2022
Cassidy Janson (Anne Hathaway), Oliver Tompsett (Shakespeare), and ensemble.  Photo

Cassidy Janson (Anne Hathaway), Oliver Tompsett (Shakespeare), and ensemble.

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04/07/2022
Cassidy Janson (Anne Hathaway), Miriam Teak-Lee (Juliet), Keala Settle (Nurse), and e Photo

Cassidy Janson (Anne Hathaway), Miriam Teak-Lee (Juliet), Keala Settle (Nurse), and ensemble.

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04/07/2022
Cassidy Janson Photo

Cassidy Janson

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07/27/2021
Paddy Duff and Cassidy Janson Photo

Paddy Duff and Cassidy Janson

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07/27/2021

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2021
Anne

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Ensemble

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Mollie Ralston [Replacement]

  [West End]
Concert Production at London Coliseum, 2019
Aldonza

Dulcinea

  [West End]
London Coliseum Revival Production, 2018
Florence

  [West End]
West End, 0
Carole King [Replacement]

  [London Fringe]
London Revival, 2005
Performer

Cassidy Janson Biography

Theatre Credits include: Dessa Rose (Trafalgar Studios); Tick, Tick… Boom! (Menier Chocolate Factory); Candide (Menier Chocolate Factory); Lend Me a Tenor (Gielgud Theatre); Company (Southwark Playhouse); Avenue Q (Wyndhams Theatre); Chess (English National Opera); Man Of La Mancha (English National Opera). Cassidy was also an original London cast member of Wicked.

Cassidy is well known for playing Carole King in Beautiful, (Aldwych Theatre) to rave reviews from audiences and critics alike. Following a surprise visit, Carole King said of the performance: ‚ÄėCassidy Janson literally brought me to tears this evening with her performance of Natural Woman. She was who I was, she felt what I felt. She was me!‚Äô

Television and Film credits include: The Hike; Tail’s End; Day Trip to London; Full Circle and Coma; Casualty (BBC).

Recording credits include: Songs from the Stage as a member of the group Leading Ladies, alongside Amber Riley and Beverley Knight. This debut album for the group was nominated for a Classical Brit Award. Cassidy is signed tov BMG records and released her solo debut album Cassidy.

Other Credits include: Guest singer with The Jive Aces, performing at Glastonbury, Ronnie Scott’s and on tours to New York City and Florida; Soloist at Magic of The Musicals (Royal Albert Hall); Leave A Light On and Tonight at the London Coliseum (Virtual concert series).

Cassidy won the 2020 Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical for her role as Anne Hathaway in &Juliet.




Cassidy Janson News

& JULIET Announces Special Sing-Along Performance This June Photo & JULIET Announces Special Sing-Along Performance This June
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2022

& Juliet will hold a special sing-along performance of the acclaimed show at the Shaftesbury Theatre on Monday 6 June 2022 at 19.30. Tickets will go on sale at 10.30 on Wednesday 27 April.

West End Comes Together For Spectacular MUSICAL CON at ExCel London, 22-23 Oct 2022 Photo West End Comes Together For Spectacular MUSICAL CON at ExCel London, 22-23 Oct 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 22, 2022

Brand new for 2022, thousands of musical theatre fans and enthusiasts will come together under one roof for the first time for a weekend-long celebration of musicals at the iconic ExCeL London.

Photos: Inside Look at the Green Carpet, Performances, and Winners at THE OLIVIER AWA Photo Photos: Inside Look at the Green Carpet, Performances, and Winners at THE OLIVIER AWARDS
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 11, 2022

The winners have been unveiled for this year’s Olivier Awards with Mastercard, British theatre’s biggest night, which took place this evening (Sunday 10 April) at the Royal Albert Hall in London, hosted by Jason Manford. 

Photos: First Look at Keala Settle, Tom Francis, and More in & JULIET Photo Photos: First Look at Keala Settle, Tom Francis, and More in & JULIET
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 7, 2022

& Juliet has announced additional casting, including stage and screen veterans Keala Settle, Julius D'Silva, and Tom Francis. They will join the currently cast Olivier Award winners Miriam Teak-Lee and Cassidy Janson. Settle will play Nurse, Francis will play Romeo, and D'Silva will play the amorous Frechman, Lance. & Juliet is running at the Shaftesbury Theatre, where the show recently extended its booking period through until Saturday 24 September 2022.

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by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 7, 2022

Tom Felton, Kit Harington, Keala Settle and More Join the Lineup For the 2022 Olivier Photo Tom Felton, Kit Harington, Keala Settle and More Join the Lineup For the 2022 Olivier Awards
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2022

With under a week to go until the Olivier Awards 2022 with Mastercard, details have been revealed for British theatre's most prestigious and glamorous night, including the star-studded list of award presenters and performances, and how people can buy tickets or tune in at home to be part of this spectacular celebration of London's world-leading theatre.

Tom Francis Joins the Cast of & JULIET as Romeo Photo Tom Francis Joins the Cast of & JULIET as Romeo
by Stephi Wild - Feb 21, 2022

Tom Francis is to play Romeo in & Juliet, as the award-winning show today announces new cast. Tom, who starred in the recent acclaimed production of Rent, will join the company next month, in the joyous musical which won 3 Olivier Awards and 6 Whatsonstage Awards.

Full Main Stage Line Up Announced For The 2022 Gaiety Musical Theatre Festival Photo Full Main Stage Line Up Announced For The 2022 Gaiety Musical Theatre Festival
by Stephi Wild - Feb 10, 2022

The Gaiety Musical Theatre Festival has announced the full main stage line up for this year's festival at Ragley Hall, Warwickshire.

Keala Settle ‚Ā©to Make West End Debut as Nurse in & JULIET Photo Keala Settle ‚Ā©to Make West End Debut as Nurse in & JULIET
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 17, 2022

‚Ā¶‚Ā¶Keala Settle will be joining the cast of & Juliet in the West End in the role of Nurse beginning March 29. Find out how long she'll be in the show and more...

Marisha Wallace Will Perform At The Gaiety Musical Theatre Festival 2022 Photo Marisha Wallace Will Perform At The Gaiety Musical Theatre Festival 2022
by Stephi Wild - Dec 15, 2021

West End and Broadway favourite Marisha Wallace will join fellow headliners Kerry Ellis (We Will Rock You, Wicked, Oliver!), Lee Mead (Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Wicked, Legally Blonde the Musical) and Cassidy Janson (&Juliet, Beautiful: The Carol King Musical, Avenue Q) at Gaiety Musical Theatre Festival on Sunday 1st May 2022.

Cassidy Janson Videos

VIDEO: Cassidy Janson & Danny Mac Talk Bringing THE MOUSETRAP Back to the West End! VideoVIDEO: Cassidy Janson & Danny Mac Talk Bringing THE MOUSETRAP Back to the West End!
by BroadwayWorld UK TV - May 18, 2021

The Mousetrap was the very first West End production up and running again (post-lockdown) last night. Yesterday BroadwayWorld's Tom Hayden Millward (@WestEndReporter) interviewed the show's producer (Adam Spiegel) and two members of the 'All Star' West End cast, who are helping to relaunch it, at the St. Martin's Theatre.

VIDEO: &JULIET Cast Members Perform and Answer Questions as Part of Virtual WEST END  VideoVIDEO: &JULIET Cast Members Perform and Answer Questions as Part of Virtual WEST END LIVE
by Stage Tube - Jun 24, 2020

Kicking off the 6-part Virtual West End LIVE series is & Juliet!

VIDEO: Get A First Look At & JULIET in the UK VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At & JULIET in the UK
by Alan Henry - Oct 15, 2019

& Juliet officially opened at Manchester Opera House on 1 October 2019. & Juliet will begin performances in London at The Shaftesbury Theatre on Saturday 2 November. Check out video of the production!

VIDEO: The Cast Of & JULIET Brings The Songs of Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, & More To VideoVIDEO: The Cast Of & JULIET Brings The Songs of Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, & More To Life!
by Stage Tube - Aug 21, 2019

& Juliet the joyous new musical that imagines Juliet's famous ending as just her beginning soars with the music of Max Martin, the acclaimed song-writer of some of the biggest pop anthems of the last 30 years.

BWW TV: The Cast Discuss The Opening Night Of CHESS! VideoBWW TV: The Cast Discuss The Opening Night Of CHESS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 2, 2018

The first West End production of Chess since 1986 stars Michael Ball as Anatoly, Alexandra Burke as Svetlana, Cedric Neal as The Arbiter, Tim Howar as Freddie, Cassidy Janson as Florence and Phillip Browne as Molokov. This epic musical love story had its press night last night and is now playing at the London Coliseum for a strictly limited season. Watch a video from the opening night party below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Neil Sean Checks in with the Ladies of CHESS, Alexandra Burke and  VideoBWW TV Exclusive: Neil Sean Checks in with the Ladies of CHESS, Alexandra Burke and Cassidy Janson
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 30, 2018

The first West End production of Chess since 1986 stars Michael Ball as Anatoly, Alexandra Burke as Svetlana, Cedric Neal as The Arbiter, Tim Howar as Freddie, Cassidy Janson as Florence and Philip Browne as Molokov. This epic musical love story is now playing at the London Coliseum for a strictly limited 5 week season.

VIDEO: Watch West End Stars Sing 'If We Only Have Love' For Childline
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2016

On the 9th November 35 stars of current West End Musicals released Jacques Brel's 'If We Only Have Love' in support of Childline, to spread the message of peace, love, and hope.

BWW TV: BEAUTIFUL Celebrates One Year in London!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 25, 2016

The producers of the Olivier, Tony and Grammy award-winning Beautiful - The Carole King Musical announce the show will be extending booking in the West End to 18 February 2017. The show just celebrated one year in London and you can go inside the special night below!

STAGE TUBE: Promos for IT'S JUST THE BEGINNING: The Songs Of Charles Miller & Kevin Hammonds
by Stage Tube - Jul 13, 2014

Making Records & Strike Up The Band announce the launch on iTunes of IT'S JUST THE BEGINNING: The Songs Of Charles Miller & Kevin Hammonds A 'must buy' for all lovers of musical theatre, this collection of 18 tracks, featuring over 50 artists and musicians, showcases the songs of theTransatlantic writing team Charles Miller (Music - UK) and Kevin Hammonds (Lyrics - USA).

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek At AUSTENTATIOUS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 20, 2009

If you missed the fringe hit, here's the trailer...


Cassidy Janson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Cassidy Janson been in?
Cassidy Janson has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Cassidy Janson been in?
Cassidy Janson has appeared on London's West End in 7 shows.

What was Cassidy Janson's first West End show?
Cassidy Janson's first West End show was Beautiful: The Carole King Musical which opened in 2015