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Lydia Bannister

 
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Bio:
Training: Laine Theatre Arts Theatre includes: Swing/ Cover Miss Andrew in Mary Poppins (Prince Edward theatre); Swing/Dance Captain in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (London Palladium); Swing/Dance Captain in Doctor Dolittle (UK Tour), May Miles/Ensemble and cover Parchester in Me ... (read complete bio)
 
Lydia Bannister Headshot

Bio:
Training: Laine Theatre Arts Theatre includes: Swing/ Cover Miss Andrew in Mary Poppins (Prince Edward theatre); Swing/Dance Captain in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (London Palladium); Swing/Dance Captain in Doctor Dolittle (UK Tour), May Miles/Ensemble and cover Parchester in Me ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
World Premiere Adaptation, 2022
Swing
  [West End]
West End Revival, 2021
Ensemble
  [West End]
London Revival, 2019
Performer (Swing)

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
World Premiere Adaptation, 2022
Swing

  [West End]
West End Revival, 2021
Ensemble

  [West End]
London Revival, 2019
Performer (Swing)

Lydia Bannister Biography

Training: Laine Theatre Arts

Theatre includes: Swing/ Cover Miss Andrew in Mary Poppins (Prince Edward theatre); Swing/Dance Captain in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (London Palladium); Swing/Dance Captain in Doctor Dolittle (UK Tour), May Miles/Ensemble and cover Parchester in Me and My Girl (Chichester Festival Theatre); Gwendolyn/Ensemble and cover Miss Lark in Mary Poppins the Musical (Original German Cast); Swing in Cats the Musical (UK/European Tour); Assistant Dance Captain, Demeter/Tantomile and cover Rumpleteaser/Jennyanydots in Cats the Musical (RCCL); Mimi the Magical Mermaid in Peter Pan (Qdos); Ensemble and cover Genie in Aladdin (Yvonne Arnaud, Guildford); Susan Parks in Billy Elliot the Musical (Victoria Palace, London); Jane Banks in Mary Poppins the Musical (Prince Edward, London).

Television includes: Blue Peter (BBC); Variety Club Awards (LivingTV); Britain’s Got Talent (ITV)

Cast Recording: Mary Poppins (Prince Edward Theatre)

Workshop: Cinderella (Gillian Lynne)

Other: Dancer for Hard-Fi in FA Cup Final, (Wembley Stadium); Dancer in Champions League Final Opening Ceremony (Wembley Stadium); BBC Family Prom in the Park (Hyde Park); Kids’ Week Ambassador (Prince of Wales).




Lydia Bannister News

Andrew Lloyd Webber Aims to Open CINDERELLA on Broadway Next Season Photo Andrew Lloyd Webber Aims to Open CINDERELLA on Broadway Next Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2021

Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber revealed that his stage adaptation of Cinderella, currently running in the West End, will likely open on Broadway next season.

VIDEO: Watch CINDERELLA'S Opening Night Curtain Call in the West End! Photo VIDEO: Watch CINDERELLA'S Opening Night Curtain Call in the West End!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 19, 2021

The world premiere of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella officially opened last night,18 August, resuming performances after a series of delays due to COVID-19.

Andrew Lloyd Webber's CINDERELLA Resumes Performances, Opening Tonight, 18 August Photo Andrew Lloyd Webber's CINDERELLA Resumes Performances, Opening Tonight, 18 August
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2021

The world premiere of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella will officially open tonight, 18 August, resuming performances after a series of delays due to COVID-19.

Andrew Lloyd Webber's CINDERELLA Will Resume Performances on 18 August; Check Out All Photo Andrew Lloyd Webber's CINDERELLA Will Resume Performances on 18 August; Check Out All New Video!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2021

Learn more about the production, how to attend, and check out the all new video here!

Rebecca Trehearn, Gloria Onitiri, Georgina Castle, and Laura Baldwin Join the Cast of Photo Rebecca Trehearn, Gloria Onitiri, Georgina Castle, and Laura Baldwin Join the Cast of Andrew Lloyd Webber's CINDERELLA
by Stephi Wild - Apr 29, 2021

The full cast has been announced for the world premiere production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella, featuring music by Andrew Lloyd Webber,  book by Academy Award winning Emerald Fennell and lyrics from David Zippel.

MARY POPPINS Will Release a 2019 London Cast Recording Photo MARY POPPINS Will Release a 2019 London Cast Recording
by Stephi Wild - Oct 29, 2019

It has been announced that the London production of Mary Poppins will release a cast recording!

Rialto Chatter: Will West End Star Jac Yarrow Bring JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLO Photo Rialto Chatter: Will West End Star Jac Yarrow Bring JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT To Broadway?
by Rialto Chatter - Sep 19, 2019

the acclaimed West End revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat could be gearing up for a Broadway transfer.

JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT To Return To The West End In 2020! Photo JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT To Return To The West End In 2020!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 19, 2019

Laurence Connor's acclaimed revival of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat will return to the London Palladium next summer!

Rialto Chatter: Will JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Cross to Pond for B Photo Rialto Chatter: Will JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Cross to Pond for Broadway?
by Rialto Chatter - Aug 9, 2019

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, which is in the midst of a limited 11-week season at the London Palladium, might be heading to Broadway! According to the Daily Mail's Baz Bamigboye, Broadway producers are already eying a transfer.

Additional Casting Announced For MARY POPPINS Return To The West End! Photo Additional Casting Announced For MARY POPPINS Return To The West End!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 25, 2019

Cameron Mackintosh and Disney Theatrical Productions have announced final adult casting for the new production of Mary Poppins which begins rehearsals in September and returns to its original West End home at the Prince Edward Theatre from 23 October 2019.

Lydia Bannister Videos

VIDEO: Watch CINDERELLA'S Opening Night Curtain Call in the West End! VideoVIDEO: Watch CINDERELLA'S Opening Night Curtain Call in the West End!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 19, 2021

The world premiere of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella officially opened last night,18 August, resuming performances after a series of delays due to COVID-19.


Lydia Bannister Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Lydia Bannister been in?
Lydia Bannister has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Lydia Bannister been in?
Lydia Bannister has appeared on London's West End in 3 shows.

What was Lydia Bannister's first West End show?
Lydia Bannister's first West End show was Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat which opened in 2019