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Lucy May Barker

 
Birth Place:
United Kingdom
Bio:
Lucy made her West End debut as 'Ilse' in the original London cast of SPRING AWAKENING (Lyric Hammersmith & West End). Theatre credits since then include: EARTHQUAKES IN LONDON; REALLY OLD LIKE FORTY FIVE (both for the National Theatre); THE CRUCIBLE (Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park); THE ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: United Kingdom

Bio:
Lucy made her West End debut as 'Ilse' in the original London cast of SPRING AWAKENING (Lyric Hammersmith & West End). Theatre credits since then include: EARTHQUAKES IN LONDON; REALLY OLD LIKE FORTY FIVE (both for the National Theatre); THE CRUCIBLE (Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park); THE ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [West End]
2022
Rebekah Vardy [Replacement]
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Sophie Sheridan [Replacement]
  [West End]
Chichester Festival Theatre Production, 2012
Performer

Lucy May Barker Biography

Lucy made her West End debut as 'Ilse' in the original London cast of
SPRING AWAKENING (Lyric Hammersmith & West End).

Theatre credits since then include: EARTHQUAKES IN LONDON; REALLY OLD LIKE
FORTY FIVE (both for the National Theatre); THE CRUCIBLE (Open Air Theatre,
Regent's Park); THE RELUCTANT DEBUTANTE (UK Tour); 'Johanna' in SWEENEY TODD
(Chichester Festival Theatre & West End, for which she won the BWW Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical) 'Cherry Buck' in Ben Travers' THARK, as part of the inaugural season at the Park Theatre and most recently, 'Baby Belgrave' in ACE OF CLUBS (Union Theatre).

Screen credits include: THE CULSHAW & STEPHENSON IMPRESSIONS SHOW; SCOOP!;
DOCTORS (all for the BBC) and the feature film THE WOMAN IN BLACK.

Lucy can also be heard in the radio dramas LOST IN MEXICO; THE RUSSIAN GAMBLER
(both for BBC Radio 4) and CHARLOTTE POLLARD (Big Finish), and as 'Johanna' on the 2012 London Cast Recording of SWEENEY TODD.

Lucy is currently touring the UK playing 'Ado Annie' in OKLAHOMA!.





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Helen Sheals, Abigail Climer, Gary Lilburn & More to Star in PAINTING THE TOWN Worksh Photo Helen Sheals, Abigail Climer, Gary Lilburn & More to Star in PAINTING THE TOWN Workshop
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 26, 2023

A new musical, Painting The Town, is coming to New Wimbledon Theatre for a workshop and sharing this January – February, and the cast and creatives have been announced. See who is starring, and more!

Photos: First Look at VARDY V ROONEY: THE WAGATHA CHRISTIE TRIAL at the Wyndham's The Photo Photos: First Look at VARDY V ROONEY: THE WAGATHA CHRISTIE TRIAL at the Wyndham's Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 22, 2022

Get a first look at Vardy v Rooney: The Wagatha Christie Trial is running 29th November, 6th, 13th and 20th Dec and 10th January all at the Wyndham's Theatre.

Casting And Further Dates Announced For VARDY V ROONEY: THE WAGATHA CHRISTIE TRIAL Photo Casting And Further Dates Announced For VARDY V ROONEY: THE WAGATHA CHRISTIE TRIAL
by Stephi Wild - Nov 7, 2022

Due to popular demand, a further six performances have been confirmed for Vardy v Rooney: The Wagatha Christie Trial

Cambridge Arts Theatre Presents DAME TROTT'S PANTO PALAVER Photo Cambridge Arts Theatre Presents DAME TROTT'S PANTO PALAVER
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2020

Cambridge Arts Theatre will return, after an eight-month closure, with a brand-new, feel-good, warm-hearted and COVID-safe panto themed adventure set to sprinkle the city with Christmas magic.

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by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2019

New Booking Period Announced For MAMMA MIA! In London Photo New Booking Period Announced For MAMMA MIA! In London
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2019

The global smash hit musical MAMMA MIA! at London's Novello Theatre is now extending its booking period from Monday 9 March 2020 to Saturday 19 September 2020. MAMMA MIA! celebrated its 20th anniversary in London's West End at the Novello Theatre on Saturday 6 April 2019 and is now in its 21st year.

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by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2019

West End and Broadway Stars Send Words of Encouragement To Bullied Young Musical Thea Photo West End and Broadway Stars Send Words of Encouragement To Bullied Young Musical Theatre Fan
by Stephi Wild - Jul 20, 2019

Yesterday, actress and teacher Jacqueline Hughes reached out on Twitter to ask for help with something near and dear to her heart. One of her students, young Charlie, was being bullied for his love of musical theatre.

Alex Lodge Announces Cabaret Debut Photo Alex Lodge Announces Cabaret Debut
by Stephi Wild - Jul 2, 2019

Zero-time Olivier award nominee, Type 1 Diabetic and dad-joke enthusiast Alex Lodge (The Book Of Mormon, Titanic, Saturday Night Fever) makes his solo cabaret debut at SingEasy, West End, celebrating three of his favourite things - 'Pints, Pals and Diabetes'.

Photo Flash: First Look at the New Cast of MAMMA MIA! at Novello Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at the New Cast of MAMMA MIA! at Novello Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 26, 2019

The global smash hit musical MAMMA MIA! celebrated its 20th anniversary in London's West End at the Novello Theatre on Saturday 6 April. Now, in the musical's 21st year, the producers have announced some major cast changes in the London production from Monday 10 June 2019. Mazz Murray, who has previously played Tanya in the London production, will be returning to the musical, but this time as Donna, and Kirsty Hoiles will join her as Tanya. Also new to the musical will be Cameron Burt as Sky, Melissa Nettleford as Ali, Sophie Matthew as Lisa, Taylor Bradshaw as Eddie and Danny Nattrass as Pepper. They will be joining Ricky Butt as Rosie, Richard Trinder as Sam, Neil Moors as Harry, Stephen Beckett as Bill and Lucy May Barker as Sophie. Caroline Deverill continues to play the role of Donna at certain performances.

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VIDEO: Current and Former MAMMA MIA! Cast Members Mark the Show's 20th Anniversary Videoplay
VIDEO: Current and Former MAMMA MIA! Cast Members Mark the Show's 20th Anniversary

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 9, 2019

On Saturday 6 April, Mamma Mia! celebrated its 20th birthday in London. The current cast were joined on stage for the Finale of Dancing Queen by 13 former 'Dynamos', including the original 'Donna', Siobhan McCarthy, and the original 'Rosie', Jenny Galloway. Producer Judy Craymer paid tribute to the original 'Tanya', Louise Plowright, who sadly passed away in 2016.

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: First Look - New TV Spot for THE WOMAN IN BLACK
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 3, 2012

A new TV spot has just been released for THE WOMAN IN BLACK, coming to theaters on February 3, 2012. The horror thriller was written by Jane Goldman and directed by James Watkins. It stars HOW TO SUCCEED's Daniel Radcliffe, Ciaran Hinds, Liz White, Janet McTeer, Alisa Khazanova, Tim McMullan, Roger Allam, Daniel Cerqueira, Shaun Dooley, Mary Stockley, Cathy Sara, David Burke, Victor McGuire and Lucy May Barker.

STAGE TUBE: New Trailer Released for Daniel Radcliffe's THE WOMAN IN BLACK
by Sally Henry Fuller - Dec 12, 2011

Daniel Radcliffe stars in THE WOMAN IN BLACK, a horror thriller coming to theaters February 3, 2012.

STAGE TUBE: First Look - Trailer for Daniel Radcliffe's THE WOMAN IN BLACK
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 22, 2011

THE WOMAN IN BLACK is coming to theaters on February 3, 2012. The horror, thriller was written by Jane Goldman and directed by James Watkins. It stars Daniel Radcliffe, Ciaran Hinds, Liz White, Janet McTeer, Alisa Khazanova, Tim McMullan, Roger Allam, Daniel Cerqueira, Shaun Dooley, Mary Stockley, Cathy Sara, David Burke, Victor McGuire and Lucy May Barker.

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.

STAGE TUBE: HOMEMADE FUSION Rehearsals With Patina Miller And Daniel Boys
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 5, 2010

West End and Broadway stars Daniel Boys, Chloe Hart, Patina Miller and Matt Shingledecker are to headline HOMEMADE?FUSION, for one night only at the Ambassadors Theatre on August 12th 2010.


Lucy May Barker Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Lucy May Barker been in?
Lucy May Barker has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Lucy May Barker been in?
Lucy May Barker has appeared on London's West End in 3 shows.

What was Lucy May Barker's first West End show?
Lucy May Barker's first West End show was Sweeney Todd which opened in 2012


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