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Gillian Kirkpatrick

 
Bio:
Training: RSAMD & Royal Academy of Music. Theatre includes: Beggar Woman in Sweeney Todd (Chichester Festival Theatre); Velma in Hairspray (UK Tour); Alternate Mrs. Wilkinson in the original cast of Billy Elliot (Victoria Palace); Cinderella in Into The Woods (Royal Opera House); Mrs. Lyons/Mrs. ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Training: RSAMD & Royal Academy of Music. Theatre includes: Beggar Woman in Sweeney Todd (Chichester Festival Theatre); Velma in Hairspray (UK Tour); Alternate Mrs. Wilkinson in the original cast of Billy Elliot (Victoria Palace); Cinderella in Into The Woods (Royal Opera House); Mrs. Lyons/Mrs. ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Menier Chocolate Factory's West End Premiere Production, 2019
Cast
  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2014
Mrs. Davies [Replacement]
Marsha [Replacement]
  [West End]
Chichester Festival Theatre Production, 2012
Performer
  [West End]
London Revival, 2007
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2005
Ensemble

Photos

Maddison Bulleyment, Dale Rapley, Gillian Kirkpatrick, Paul F Monaghan, David Perkins Photo

Maddison Bulleyment, Dale Rapley, Gillian Kirkpatrick, Paul F Monaghan, David Perkins, Edward Baker-Duly, Jenna Russell

From: 
Date:
07/08/2019
Shanay Holmes, Madison Bulleyment, David Perkins (Michael), Gillian Kirkpatrick, Paul Photo

Shanay Holmes, Madison Bulleyment, David Perkins (Michael), Gillian Kirkpatrick, Paul F Monaghan, Georgia Brown

From: 
Date:
07/08/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Menier Chocolate Factory's West End Premiere Production, 2019
Cast

  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2014
Mrs. Davies [Replacement]

Marsha [Replacement]

  [West End]
Chichester Festival Theatre Production, 2012
Performer

  [West End]
London Revival, 2007
Performer

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2005
Ensemble

Gillian Kirkpatrick Biography

Training: RSAMD & Royal Academy of Music.

Theatre includes: Beggar Woman in Sweeney Todd (Chichester Festival Theatre); Velma in Hairspray (UK Tour); Alternate Mrs. Wilkinson in the original cast of Billy Elliot (Victoria Palace); Cinderella in Into The Woods (Royal Opera House); Mrs. Lyons/Mrs. Johnston in Blood Brothers (Phoenix Theatre/UK Tour); Fran in Carmen (New Vic Theatre Stoke); Beggar Woman in Sweeney Todd and Masha in Paradise Moscow (Opera North); Paulinka in Charlotte-Life or Theatre? (Drill Hall); Lucy Manette in A Tale of Two Cities (Birmingham Alex); Woman 2 in I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change (Comedy Theatre); Angel in The Rink (Orange Tree); Susan in Company (Manchester Library); Lady Jacqueline in Me & My Girl and Louise in My Cousin Rachel (Perth Rep); Lady Macbeth in Macbeth (German Tour).

TV and Film credits include: Susan in Bottle Neck; Lead in Revisited; Narrator in Strictly Baby Fight Club and She Stole My Foetus (Extraordinary People for Channel 4).




Gillian Kirkpatrick News

Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think Of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY? Photo Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think Of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY?
by Review Roundups - Jul 24, 2019

The Menier Chocolate Factory presents the UK premiere of the musical of Robert James Waller's bestselling novel The Bridges of Madison County in a new staging by Trevor Nunn. The production opened last night 23 July, and runs until 14 September. What did the critics think?

BWW Review: THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, Menier Chocolate Factory Photo BWW Review: THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, Menier Chocolate Factory
by Fiona Scott - Jul 24, 2019

While the beginning of a heatwave raged outside the Menier Chocolate Factory, attendees of the UK premiere production of The Bridges of Madison County, directed by Trevor Nunn, were transported to a hot summer of a different kind in Iowa in the 1960s.

Photo Flash: First Look at THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY at Menier Chocolate Factory Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY at Menier Chocolate Factory
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2019

The Menier Chocolate Factory is gearing up to present the UK première of the musical of Robert James Waller's bestselling novel The Bridges of Madison County in a new staging by Trevor Nunn. The production opens on 23 July, with previews from 13 July, and runs until 14 September. Public booking is now open.

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY
by Julie Musbach - Jul 8, 2019

The Menier Chocolate Factory is gearing up to present the UK premiere of the musical of Robert James Waller's bestselling novel The Bridges of Madison County in a new staging by Trevor Nunn. The production opens on 23 July, with previews from 13 July, and runs until 14 September. Public booking is now open.

THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Leads July's Top 10 New London Shows Photo THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Leads July's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Jun 26, 2019

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From Jason Robert Brown and Andrew Lloyd Webber musicals to riotous comedy, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!

Full Cast Announced For The UK Premiere of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Photo Full Cast Announced For The UK Premiere of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY
by Marianka Swain - Jun 10, 2019

The Menier Chocolate Factory today announces the full company for the UK premiere of the musical of Robert James Waller's bestselling novel The Bridges of Madison County in a new staging by Trevor Nunn.

Nottingham Playhouse Announces Full Cast For New Family Show SKELLIG Photo Nottingham Playhouse Announces Full Cast For New Family Show SKELLIG
by Stephi Wild - Feb 8, 2019

Nottingham Playhouse has announced the full cast for the stage adaptation of award-winning children's book Skellig - the show will be directed by Lisa Blair, fresh from her acclaimed revival of Jez Butterworth's Jerusalem.

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal of SPRING AWAKENING at Hope Mill Theatre Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal of SPRING AWAKENING at Hope Mill Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 22, 2018

'First look' photos from rehearsals of Spring Awakening have been released today ahead of the production's opening next week atHope Mill Theatre in Manchester.

Cast and Creative Team Announced For SPRING AWAKENING at Hope Mill Theatre Photo Cast and Creative Team Announced For SPRING AWAKENING at Hope Mill Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2018

An exciting cast and creative team has been announced for the major UK revival of acclaimed modern Broadway hit Spring Awakening, which opens later this month at the award-winning Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester.

Maxim Gorky's THE LAST ONES to Make UK Debut at Jermyn Street Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

Jermyn Street Theatre in collaboration with Upstart presents the UK premiere of MAXIM GORKY'S THE LAST ONES, translated by CATHY PORTER and directed by ANTHONY BIGGS.

Gillian Kirkpatrick Videos

BWW Video Teaser: Catch a Glimpse of Michael Ball in SWEENEY TODD - New Footage!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 23, 2012

The West-End production of SWEENEY TODD, starring Michael Ball as Sweeney Todd and Imelda Staunton as Mrs. Lovett, opened to raves on March 20 at the Adelphi Theatre following its sell-out success at the Chichester Festival Theatre. BroadwayWorld has just gotten ahold of the very first clip of Michael Ball as the demon barber himself singing 'Pretty Women.' Click below to catch a glimpse!

STAGE TUBE: Opening Night of SWEENEY TODD Starring Ball and Staunton
by Stage Tube - Mar 22, 2012

Oh yes! We've got a red carpet video for the opening night of SWEENEY TODD, which opened on the 20th on the West End. The video features interviews with stars Michael Ball and Imelda Staunton as well as Jason Manford, David Mitchell, Jim Broadbent and Tom Jones. Plus, there's a little peek of an onstage kiss.

STAGE TUBE: Stephen Sondheim Talks New West End SWEENEY TODD!
by Robert Diamond - Mar 11, 2012

Click below to watch an interview with composer Stephen Sondheim talking about the new West End production of SWEENEY TODD which began previews last night in London starring Michael Ball and Imelda Staunton.

Photos and Video: First Look at West End's SWEENEY TODD with Michael Ball & Imelda Staunton
by Stage Tube - Jan 19, 2012

Following sell-out success at Chichester Festival Theatre, Jonathan Kent's acclaimed production of Sweeney Todd transfers to London's West End for a limited season from 10 March 2012. Widely acknowledged as Stephen Sondheim's musical masterpiece, Sweeney Todd stars distinguished musical performer Michael Ball as the eponymous demon barber of Fleet Street and Oscar-nominated actress Imelda Staunton as the devoted Mrs Lovett. Check out a video preview along with photos from the upcoming transfer below!

STAGE TUBE: Michael Ball & Imelda Staunton in SWEENEY TODD
by Robert Diamond - Oct 6, 2011

Chichester's Festival 2011 closes with Sweeney Todd, the musical commonly acknowledged to beStephen Sondheim's masterpiece, in a cast led by distinguished musical performer Michael Ball and Oscar-nominated actress Imelda Staunton.


Gillian Kirkpatrick Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Gillian Kirkpatrick been in?
Gillian Kirkpatrick has not appeared on Broadway.

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

What was Gillian Kirkpatrick's first West End show?
Gillian Kirkpatrick's first West End show was Billy Elliot which opened in 2005