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Linzi Hateley

 
Birth Place:
Marsdon Green, Birmingham, England, UK
Bio:
Linzi is an Olivier Award nominee and Theatre World Award winner who has starred on Broadway, in the West End, with the RSC, and at the National Theatre. She now returns to the role of the Narrator, having first starred in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat in 1991 opposite Jason ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: October 23, 1970 (51)

Birth Place: Marsdon Green, Birmingham, England, UK

Bio:
Linzi is an Olivier Award nominee and Theatre World Award winner who has starred on Broadway, in the West End, with the RSC, and at the National Theatre. She now returns to the role of the Narrator, having first starred in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat in 1991 opposite Jason ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Donna Sheridan [Replacement]
  [West End]
West End Revival, 2021
The Narrator
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2004
Winifred Banks
  [West End]
London Revival, 2001
Performer
  [West End]
London Revival, 1997
Roxie Hart [Replacement]
  [West End]
London Revival, 1991
Narrator
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
Carrie White
  [Regional (UK)]
Regional Revival, 1997
Performer

Photos

Dean Pitchford, Betty Buckley and Linzi Hateley Photo

Dean Pitchford, Betty Buckley and Linzi Hateley

From: 
Date:
03/08/2013

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Donna Sheridan [Replacement]

  [West End]
West End Revival, 2021
The Narrator

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2004
Winifred Banks

  [West End]
London Revival, 2001
Performer

  [West End]
London Revival, 1997
Roxie Hart [Replacement]

  [West End]
London Revival, 1991
Narrator

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1988
Carrie White

  [Regional (UK)]
Regional Revival, 1997
Performer

Linzi Hateley Biography

Linzi is an Olivier Award nominee and Theatre World Award winner who has starred on Broadway, in the West End, with the RSC, and at the National Theatre.

She now returns to the role of the Narrator, having first starred in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat in 1991 opposite Jason Donovan and Phillip Schofield at the London Palladium – for which she received an Olivier Award nomination for Best Actress in a Musical.

Born in Birmingham, Linzi trained at the Italia Conti Academy. At the age of 17, she was cast in the title role in the RSC’s production of Carrie. After playing in Stratford, the show transferred to Broadway, for which Linzi won the Theatre World Award for Best Newcomer.

In the UK, Linzi’s other theatre credits include: Mrs Johnstone in Blood Brothers (National Tour); Donna Sheridan in Mamma Mia! (Novello & Prince of Wales Theatres); Charity Barnum in Barnum (National Tour); Helen in London Road (National Theatre); 50th Anniversary Gala (National Theatre); Madame Thenardier in Les Misérables (Queen’s Theatre); Roxie Hart in Chicago (Adelphi & Cambridge Theatres); Winifred Banks in Mary Poppins (Prince Edward Theatre); Frankie in On Your Toes; Nancy in Oliver!; Red Riding Hood in Into The Woods; Angel in The Rink (Leicester Haymarket); Martha in The Secret Garden (RSC Stratford/Aldwych Theatre); Hortense in Divorce Me, Darling! (Chichester Festival Theatre); Little Voice in The Rise and Fall of Little Voice (Basingstoke Haymarket); Barb in Romance Romance (Gielgud Theatre); Rizzo in Grease (Dominion Theatre); Kolo-Kolo Bird in Just So (Tricycle Theatre); Eponine in Les Misérables (Palace Theatre).

Workshops include: Jean in Hugo; Paul McCartney’s It’s A Wonderful Life; The Ghost Map (NT).

Film and Television includes: Audrey Colshaw in EastEnders (BBC); Jacobina in History of a Pleasure Seeker (Hat Trick); Oxford Professor in Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again (Littlestar/Universal); Helen in London Road (NT/Cuba Pictures); Turning Woman in Les Misérables (Working Title Films); Mrs Cratchet in A Christmas Carol (Hallmark Entertainment); Polly Winter in Julie and the Cadillacs (Parker Mead).

Linzi made her New York solo cabaret debut with Linzi Hateley: True Colors at 54 Below; has performed her solo show Broadway Baby across the UK; appeared as special guest to Betty Buckley at Carnegie Hall; as special guest to Lorna Luft on the BBC’s Friday Night Is Music Night; closed The Olivier Awards 2018; and has recorded three solo albums.

Linzi Hateley Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1992 - Best Actress in a Musical
Linzi Hateley , Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
 
Theatre World Awards - 1988 - Performance Gold Star
Linzi Hateley, Carrie

Linzi Hateley News

Full Cast Announced For UK Tour Of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Photo Full Cast Announced For UK Tour Of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2022

The full cast has been announced for the sensational brand-new production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, which begins a UK & Ireland Tour at Manchester Opera House on Wednesday 23 March.

JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Will Come to the Bristol Hippodrome in 2 Photo JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Will Come to the Bristol Hippodrome in 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 4, 2021

Find out more about the show and how to get tickets. Direct from two seasons at The London Palladium, the brand-new production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat comes to the Bristol Hippodrome from Tuesday 30th August  – Saturday 10th September 2022. 

VIDEO: Meet the Stars of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT- Now Running at Photo VIDEO: Meet the Stars of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT- Now Running at the London Palladium
by BroadwayWorld UK TV - Jul 21, 2021

Last night the West End revival of Tim Rice & Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat played to a full capacity audience at the London Palladium for the very first time, having begun socially distanced previews at the iconic venue on 12 July.

Full Cast Announced For JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, at the London P Photo Full Cast Announced For JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, at the London Palladium This Summer
by Stephi Wild - May 14, 2021

The full cast has been announced for the new production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, as Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's legendary musical gets ready for a strictly limited season at the iconic London Palladium.

VIDEO: On This Day, May 12- CARRIE Opens On Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, May 12- CARRIE Opens On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2021

On this day in 1988, the musical Carrie began its brief Broadway run, starring Linzi Hateley and Betty Buckley.

Linzi Hateley Will Return as The Narrator at Some Performances of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZ Photo Linzi Hateley Will Return as The Narrator at Some Performances of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT
by Stephi Wild - May 7, 2021

Linzi Hateley – who starred in the original London Palladium production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - will make a return to the musical in this summer's strictly limited season at the iconic theatre.

Linzi Hateley to Join JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Photo Linzi Hateley to Join JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT
by A.A. Cristi - May 6, 2021

Star Linzi Hateley will join the West End revival of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat when it returns to the stage.

LISTEN: Alice Ripley, Keaton Whittaker, Evelyn Hoskins and More Join OUT FOR BLOOD Photo LISTEN: Alice Ripley, Keaton Whittaker, Evelyn Hoskins and More Join OUT FOR BLOOD
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2021

OUT FOR BLOOD begins to round up its deep dive exploration into the history of Broadway's infamous flop, Carrie the Musical, with an episode featuring three major productions of the show and its TV adaptation as part of The CW's Riverdale:

Alice Ripley, Joe Iconis and More Join OUT FOR BLOOD Podcast Photo Alice Ripley, Joe Iconis and More Join OUT FOR BLOOD Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 4, 2021

OUT FOR BLOOD: THE STORY OF CARRIE THE MUSICAL has announced a packed line-up for its final episodes starting today. Guests sharing their memories and experiences of recent productions of CARRIE include: Stafford Arima, Molly Ranson, Carmen Cusack, AnnMarie Milazzo, Alice Ripley and more.

Andrew Barth Feldman, Jennifer Damiano and More to Join LITTLE ME: GROWING UP BROADWA Photo Andrew Barth Feldman, Jennifer Damiano and More to Join LITTLE ME: GROWING UP BROADWAY Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 16, 2021

Marc Tumminelli and Little Me: Growing Up Broadway, in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, is celebrating their one year anniversary with new episodes, as well as, their new “Spotlight” series. 

Linzi Hateley Videos

VIDEO: Meet the Stars of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT- Now Running at VideoVIDEO: Meet the Stars of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT- Now Running at the London Palladium
by BroadwayWorld UK TV - Jul 21, 2021

Last night the West End revival of Tim Rice & Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat played to a full capacity audience at the London Palladium for the very first time, having begun socially distanced previews at the iconic venue on 12 July.

STAGE TUBE: Trailer For The National Theatre's LONDON ROAD
by Stage Tube - Apr 25, 2015

Hailed as a remarkable, ground-breaking work during two sell-out runs at the National Theatre, the feature film adaptation of LONDON ROAD reunites the award winning team, with script by Alecky Blythe, music by Adam Cork and directed by Rufus Norris (Broken).

STAGE TUBE: Sierra Boggess, Danielle Hope, Geronimo Rauch & Tam Mutu Talk LES MIS on the West End!
by Stage Tube - Oct 1, 2012

The West End production of LES MISERABLES welcomed some new cast members last month, including Broadway veteran Sierra Boggess as 'Fantine', as well as 'Over the Rainbow' winner Danielle Hope as 'Eponine.' Additional current cast members include: Geronimo Rauch, Tam Mutu, Cameron Blakely, Linzi Hateley, Samantha Dorsey, Liam Tamne, and Craig Mather. Watch a video interview with Boggess, Hope, Mutu and Rauch below!

TV: SETH'S 31 Deconstructions in 31 Days - Carrie's EVE WAS WEAK
by Robert Diamond - May 13, 2010

Today, Seth Deconstructs EVE WAS WEAK from CARRIE. Seth writes ' - Score by Michael Gore and Dean Pitchford. Linzi Hateley is Carrie, Betty Buckley is Margaret. BRAVA!!!!!!!!'

BWW TV Exclusive: 'BETTY'S BACK' - Buckley Sings 'CARRIE'
by James Sims - Mar 1, 2009

BroadwayWorld is proud to present the third webisode in our exclusive series 'Betty's Back.' This week shows Buckley reminiscing of her short-lived stint in the Broadway musical Carrie, before launching into the song 'When There's No One.'

London Calling: New Year's Wishes from the Stars of MAMMA MIA!
by Eddie Varley - Jan 2, 2009

The MAMMA MIA West End 'Dynamos', Linzi Hateley as Donna Sheridan, Joanna Monro as Rosie and Jane Gurnett as Tanya took a moment out of their busy 'muscial day' to wish you all a very special 2009.


Linzi Hateley Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Linzi Hateley been in?
Linzi Hateley has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

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

What was Linzi Hateley's first West End show?
Linzi Hateley's first West End show was Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat which opened in 1991

What awards has Linzi Hateley been nominated for?
Best Actress in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Carrie .

What awards has Linzi Hateley won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Carrie.