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Dan Burton

 
Bio:
Training: Dan won a scholarship to Laine Theatre Arts. Theatre: Nikos/Padamadan in Legally Blonde (Savoy Theatre), Bernardo in West Side Story (National Tour), Chicago (Cambridge Theatre) in which he understudied and played the role of Amos Hart, the original London cast of Dirty Dancing (Aldwych ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Training: Dan won a scholarship to Laine Theatre Arts. Theatre: Nikos/Padamadan in Legally Blonde (Savoy Theatre), Bernardo in West Side Story (National Tour), Chicago (Cambridge Theatre) in which he understudied and played the role of Amos Hart, the original London cast of Dirty Dancing (Aldwych ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Giles Ralston [Replacement]
  [West End]
West End Production, 2019
Phil Davis
  [West End]
West End Revival Production, 2015
Tulsa
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2011
Ensemble
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2010
Padamadan
Nikos

Dan Burton Biography

Training: Dan won a scholarship to Laine Theatre Arts.

Theatre: Nikos/Padamadan in Legally Blonde (Savoy Theatre), Bernardo in West Side Story (National Tour), Chicago (Cambridge Theatre) in which he understudied and played the role of Amos Hart, the original London cast of Dirty Dancing (Aldwych Theatre), Miss Saigon (National Tour), the opening Gala for the International Festival of Musical Theatre (New Theatre, Cardiff), Opening Royal Gala (Wales Millennium Centre).

Most recently: Barraclough and understudy Lockwood and Gilbert in Betty Blue Eyes (Novello Theatre).

Original Cast Recordings: Dirty Dancing, Legally Blonde and Betty Blue Eyes.

Dan Burton Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2016 - Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical
Dan BurtonGypsy

Dan Burton News

Review: WHITE CHRISTMAS, Liverpool Empire Theatre Photo Review: WHITE CHRISTMAS, Liverpool Empire Theatre
by Abbie Grundy - Dec 22, 2022

While last week's snow may have melted away, there will still be a White Christmas in Liverpool thanks to the touring production of Irving Berlin's beloved Holiday classic.

Photos: THE WANTED Bandmates Support Jay McGuiness at WHITE CHRISTMAS Photo Photos: THE WANTED Bandmates Support Jay McGuiness at WHITE CHRISTMAS
by Stephi Wild - Nov 23, 2022

The Wanted band members Siva Kaneswaran and Nathan Sykes came to support Jay McGuiness  in Nottingham for the opening of WHITE CHRISTMAS The Musical. Check out photos!

Photos: First Look at Jay McGuiness, Lorna Luft and Michael Starke in WHITE CHRISTMAS Photo Photos: First Look at Jay McGuiness, Lorna Luft and Michael Starke in WHITE CHRISTMAS UK Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2022

See new production photos for the UK Tour of Irving Berlin’s WHITE CHRISTMAS The Musical, starring Jay McGuiness, Lorna Luft and Michael Starke.

Video: First Look at Jay McGuiness, Lorna Luft & More in Rehearsals for WHITE CHRISTM Photo Video: First Look at Jay McGuiness, Lorna Luft & More in Rehearsals for WHITE CHRISTMAS UK Tour
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 8, 2022

The WHITE CHRISTMAS UK tour cast features Jay McGuiness as Bob Wallace, Lorna Luft as Martha Watson, and more. WHITE CHRISTMAS opens on Saturday 12 November at the Truro Hall for Cornwall before touring around the country. See rehearsal footage here!

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For the UK Tour of WHITE CHRISTMAS Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For the UK Tour of WHITE CHRISTMAS
by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2022

All new photos have been released of Jay McGuiness, Lorna Luft and the cast of the WHITE CHRISTMAS UK Tour in rehearsals.

Full Cast Announced For WHITE CHRISTMAS UK Tour Starring Jay McGuiness, Lorna Luft, a Photo Full Cast Announced For WHITE CHRISTMAS UK Tour Starring Jay McGuiness, Lorna Luft, and Michael Starke
by Stephi Wild - Oct 17, 2022

The full company has been announced for the UK tour of Made at Curve's production of Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS.

Jay McGuiness, Lorna Luft, and More Will Lead the UK Tour of WHITE CHRISTMAS Photo Jay McGuiness, Lorna Luft, and More Will Lead the UK Tour of WHITE CHRISTMAS
by Stephi Wild - Jul 18, 2022

Principal casting has been announced for Made at Curve's production of Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS touring the UK this winter. The production will star Jay McGuiness as Bob Wallace, Lorna Luft as Martha Watson, Michael Starke as General Waverly and Dan Burton, Jessica Daley and Monique Young returning in their roles as Phil Davis, Betty Haynes and Judy Haynes respectively.

Midge Ure Joins Howard Jones for U.S. Summer Tour Photo Midge Ure Joins Howard Jones for U.S. Summer Tour
by Michael Major - Feb 22, 2022

Midge Ure will join Howard Jones as his special guest for a U.S. Summer Tour.  Joining Ure for what he calls a 'synth heavy' set will be musicians Dan Burton, also playing keyboard with Howard Jones and Tony Solis who has played with Midge on previous American tours. Check out the complete list of tour dates now!

BWW Review: WHITE CHRISTMAS, Edinburgh Playhouse Photo BWW Review: WHITE CHRISTMAS, Edinburgh Playhouse
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Dec 16, 2021

Join veterans Bob Wallace (Matthew Jeans) and Phil Davis (Dan Burton) as fuelled by love, the all singing, all dancing duo follow the stunning Haynes Sisters, Betty & Judy (Jessica Daley & Emily Langham) to a Vermont lodge for a special Christmas show. Their journey takes a misstep, and their rhythm is thrown off when they discover the lodge happens to be owned by Bob and Phil's old Army General (Duncan Smith) and is in desperate need of their help.

Photos: See Sally Ann Triplett, Emily Langham, Dan Burton & More in the WHITE CHRISTM Photo Photos: See Sally Ann Triplett, Emily Langham, Dan Burton & More in the WHITE CHRISTMAS UK Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2021

WHITE CHRISTMAS opened on Thursday 28 October at the New Victoria Theatre, Woking, and is set to visit The Bristol Hippdrome, Canterbury Marlowe, Manchester Palace Theatre, Plymouth Theatre Royal and Edinburgh Playhouse. 

Dan Burton Videos

Video: First Look at Jay McGuiness, Lorna Luft & More in Rehearsals for WHITE CHRISTM Videoplay
Video: First Look at Jay McGuiness, Lorna Luft & More in Rehearsals for WHITE CHRISTMAS UK Tour

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 8, 2022

The WHITE CHRISTMAS UK tour cast features Jay McGuiness as Bob Wallace, Lorna Luft as Martha Watson, and more. WHITE CHRISTMAS opens on Saturday 12 November at the Truro Hall for Cornwall before touring around the country. See rehearsal footage here!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at BETTY BLUE EYES Performance Highlights in the West End!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 22, 2011

Everybody's been talking about the animatronic pig which cost a reported £100,000 for Cameron Mackintosh's new musical comedy BETTY BLUE EYES, based on the Handmade Film 'A PRIVATE FUNCTION' by Alan Bennett and Malcolm Mowbray. BETTY BLUE EYES is the first original musical Cameron Mackintosh has produced in ten years. It started previews at the Novello Theatre in the West End on 19 March and opened on 13 April. Reelkandi TV got the first look at the production highlights and now BroadwayWorld brings you a glimpse of the exciting production below!

BWW TV UK: Opening Night at LEGALLY BLONDE
by Robert Diamond - Jan 14, 2010

Last night, Wednesday 13 January 2010, Legally Blonde The Musical held its opening night Gala performance at the Savoy Theatre in London. BWW is happy to bring you a video from opening night, straight from BWW's UK TV partners, reelkandi.tv!


Dan Burton Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Dan Burton been in?
Dan Burton has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Dan Burton been in?
Dan Burton has appeared on London's West End in 6 shows.

What was Dan Burton's first West End show?
Dan Burton's first West End show was Legally Blonde which opened in 2010

What awards has Dan Burton been nominated for?
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Gypsy .