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Claire Sweeney

 

Stage Credits

  [West End]
London Revival, 2005
Miss Adelaide [Replacement]

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
London Revival, 2005
Miss Adelaide [Replacement]






Claire Sweeney News

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the JERSEY BOYS Media Night Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at the JERSEY BOYS Media Night
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2022

A  media night for the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning smash hit musical, JERSEY BOYS took place at the Trafalgar Theatre on Wednesday 11 May.

BWW Review: 9 TO 5, King's Theatre, Glasgow Photo BWW Review: 9 TO 5, King's Theatre, Glasgow
by Fiona Scott - Jan 26, 2022

On the day that Nicola Sturgeon announced home-working Scots could once again return to the office, theatre fans could tumble out of bed and stumble down to the King’s Theatre Glasgow to catch 9 to 5, the first touring show to play there since Scottish venue capacities were relaxed last week.

9 TO 5 UK Tour Celebrates Dolly Parton Being Awarded 47 New Gold and Platinum Certifi Photo 9 TO 5 UK Tour Celebrates Dolly Parton Being Awarded 47 New Gold and Platinum Certifications
by Stephi Wild - Jan 14, 2022

As the UK Tour recommences Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 The Musical is thrilled to celebrate global superstar and the show's composer, Dolly Parton, being awarded 47 new global gold and platinum certifications for her extensive music catalogue.

Claire Sweeney Will Lead the UK Tour of 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL Photo Claire Sweeney Will Lead the UK Tour of 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2021

Claire joins the cast which includes¬†Vivian Panka¬†making her professional UK stage debut as ‚ÄėJudy Bernly‚Äô,¬†Stephanie Chandos¬†(9 to 5 The Musical ‚Äď previously covering the role of ‚ÄėDoralee‚Äô, Hairspray and We Will Rock You,) as ‚ÄėDoralee Rhodes‚Äô,¬†Sean Needham¬†(Kinky Boots, Mamma Mia!, Wicked and Buddy) as ‚ÄėFranklin Hart Jr.‚Äô - a role he played on many occasions in both the West End and on tour,¬†¬†Julia J. Nagle¬†(American in Paris, Aspects of Love, Dirty Dancing) as ‚ÄėRoz Keith‚Äô and¬†Russell Dickson¬†(Evita) as ‚ÄėJoe‚Äô.

VIDEO: Sharon D. Clarke, Kerry Ellis, Matthew Henry & More Join Catherine Tate for Vi Photo VIDEO: Sharon D. Clarke, Kerry Ellis, Matthew Henry & More Join Catherine Tate for Virtual Reading of BRODWAY BABY Book
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 9, 2021

A UK virtual reading for the new best-selling illustrated children’s book Broadway Baby, written by UK West End and Broadway theatre operator and producer Russell Miller (Guys & Dolls, Blood Brothers, Paramour, On The Town) with Judith A. Proffer, is now available to watch.

The Royal Society of Literature Announces Digital 'Dalloway Day' 2021 Photo The Royal Society of Literature Announces Digital 'Dalloway Day' 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2021

The Royal Society of Literature has unveiled plans for Dalloway Day 2021.¬† Every year on ‚Äėa Wednesday in mid-June‚Äô, the society celebrates the work and legacy of Virginia Woolf. On Wednesday 16 June, their second virtual Dalloway Day will feature online panel discussions, a writing workshop, a podcast, and self-guided walking tours of Bloomsbury.

ATG Announce Free NHS Tickets and Casting for Pantomimes Across UK Photo ATG Announce Free NHS Tickets and Casting for Pantomimes Across UK
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2020

Ambassador Theatre Group has announced that all tickets for the first performance of their pantomimes, produced by Qdos Entertainment in Manchester, Bristol, Milton Keynes, Stoke-on-Trent and Birmingham will be gifted to NHS workers and their families.

Ambassador Theatre Group Announces Free NHS Tickets and Casting for Pantomimes Across Photo Ambassador Theatre Group Announces Free NHS Tickets and Casting for Pantomimes Across UK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 15, 2020

Ambassador Theatre Group has announced that all tickets for the first performance of their pantomimes, produced by Qdos Entertainment in Manchester, Bristol, Milton Keynes, Stoke-on-Trent and Birmingham will be gifted to NHS workers and their families.

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Up For Auction Photo Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Up For Auction
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2020

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, one of the most famous cars in the world, is coming up for auction. The celebrated car, together with more than 100 props used in the 2015-2017 UK/Ireland touring musical stage production of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, are set to go under the hammer at Hansons Auctioneers on Father's Day, June 21.

Christopher Biggins, Arlene Phillips & More Announced as Judges & for The Showstopper Photo Christopher Biggins, Arlene Phillips & More Announced as Judges & for The Showstoppers' EUROVISION SONG CONTEST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 8, 2020

Celebrity judges, guest stars and the full line-up is today announced for The Showstoppers' Alternative Eurovision Song Contest.

Claire Sweeney Videos

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: Watch 'I Know Where I've Been' from the HAIRSPRAY UK Tour!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 18, 2016

The HAIRSPRAY UK tour is currently playing at Cambridge Corn Exchange, through February 20, and will soon move on to Edinburgh Playhouse. Below, watch as the cast performed a rousing 'I Know Where I've Been.'

STAGE TUBE: Official Trailer For New HAIRSPRAY Tour!
by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2015

The international smash hit musical comedy Hairspray the Musical returns in a brand new production, touring the UK from September 2015. Baltimore, 1962. Tracy Turnblad is a big girl with big hair and an even bigger dream: to dance her way onto national TV, and into the heart of teen idol Link Larkin. Tracy's audition makes her a local star and soon she is using her new-found fame to fight for integration. But can she win equality - and Link's heart - without denting her 'do? Starring Tony Maudsley (ITV1's Benidorm) as Edna Turnblad, Claire Sweeney (Educating Rita, Chicago) as Velma Von Tussle, Peter Duncan (Blue Peter, Tumble), and Brenda Edwards (Chicago, We Will Rock You, X Factor) as Motormouth Maybelle. Freya Sutton will reprise the role of Tracy Turnblad alongside Jon Tsouras as Corny Collins, Dex Lee as Seaweed, Ashley Gilmour as Link Larkin and Layton Williams (Bad Education, Billy Elliot) as Duane.

STAGE TUBE: Ramin Karimloo Sings 'Why Am I Falling' for #YourVoice Competition
by Stage Tube - Sep 6, 2013

In the video below, stage vet Ramin Karimloo (Les Miserables, Phantom of the Opera, Love Never Dies) talks about the #YourVoice Competition to support BBC Children in Need and records the song 'Why Am I Falling'. Click to watch!

STAGE TUBE: LEGALLY BLONDE Tour Cast Sends Christmas Message
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2011

Based on the hit movie starring Reese Witherspoon, this critically acclaimed new musical is created by a top-of-their-class creative team, led by Tony Award-winning director and Olivier Award-nominated choreographer Jerry Mitchell (Hairspray). In the video below, the cast of the UK tour sends a special Christmas message. Click below to check it out!


Claire Sweeney Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Claire Sweeney been in?
Claire Sweeney has not appeared on Broadway.

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

What was Claire Sweeney's first West End show?
Claire Sweeney's first West End show was Guys and Dolls which opened in 2005