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Martin Ball

 
Bio:
Training: Webber Douglas, graduating in 1992. Theatre includes: recently, Thénardier in Les Misérables (West End 2009-11), George Banks in Mary Poppins (UK tour 2008-09), Doctor Dillamond in Wicked (original cast, West End), Harry in Mamma Mia! (West End), Richard in Dead Funny (Nottingham ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Training: Webber Douglas, graduating in 1992. Theatre includes: recently, Thénardier in Les Misérables (West End 2009-11), George Banks in Mary Poppins (UK tour 2008-09), Doctor Dillamond in Wicked (original cast, West End), Harry in Mamma Mia! (West End), Richard in Dead Funny (Nottingham ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Doctor Dillamond
Doctor Dillamond [Replacement]
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Monsieur André [Replacement]
  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2012
Horace Hardwick

Productions

 
[West End, 2022]
MAURICE

Photos

Martin Ball Photo

Martin Ball

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Date:
07/18/2017
Martin Ball and Anita Dobson Photo

Martin Ball and Anita Dobson

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Date:
08/31/2016
Lara Martins, Liam Tamne, Geronimo Rauch, Harriet Jones, Martin Ball and Andy Hockley Photo

Lara Martins, Liam Tamne, Geronimo Rauch, Harriet Jones, Martin Ball and Andy Hockley

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Date:
08/12/2015
Martin Ball Photo

Martin Ball

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Date:
08/23/2010
Martin Ball and Lorainne Bruce with LES MISERABLES Company Photo

Martin Ball and Lorainne Bruce with LES MISERABLES Company

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Date:
08/23/2010

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Doctor Dillamond

Doctor Dillamond [Replacement]

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Monsieur André [Replacement]

  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2012
Horace Hardwick

Productions

MAURICE

Martin Ball Biography

Training: Webber Douglas, graduating in 1992.

Theatre includes: recently, Thénardier in Les Misérables (West End 2009-11), George Banks in Mary Poppins (UK tour 2008-09), Doctor Dillamond in Wicked (original cast, West End), Harry in Mamma Mia! (West End), Richard in Dead Funny (Nottingham Playhouse), Lord Fancourt Babberley in Charley's Aunt (Sheffield Crucible), Colin in Absent Friends directed by Alan Ayckbourn (Scarborough), Hortensio in The Taming of the Shrew (Nuffield, Southampton), Jack in The Importance of Being Earnest (UK tour) and pantomimes in Oxford, Dartford, Aberdeen, Stockport, Southend and Hayes.

Film includes: Wyatt in Flood and Ali-G Indahouse.

Television includes: series appearances as Mr Steel in Bernard's Watch (two series), Dad in Home Farm Twins (two series), Andrew in Keeping Mum (two series), Dan McGill in Chalk (two series), Mordant in Little Lord Fauntleroy, Dave Masters in Casualty and Vicar Tim Fothergill in Down to Earth. Also, Robin in My Family, Ron Smedley in The Thick of It, Jonathan Powell in Pinochet in Suburbia, Dr Chris Harry in Strange, Alistair in Animals, Mr O'Neill in Hotel Babylon, Graham in The Only Boy for Me, Clive in According to Bex, Tim in Wild West, Prosecuting Counsel Tim Frazier in Family Affairs, sketches in French and Saunders and The Armando Iannucci Show, Paul, the Games Master, in My Dad's the Prime Minister, Brian Dixon in Clare in the Community, Frank in Back Home (two-hour feature), Robert in Preserves (Table Twelve series), Henry in Human Remains, Simon Maugham in The Missing Postman (BBC Screen One), Herr Koch in Genghis Cohen (BBC Screen One), Dennis Cooke in Badger, Jeff Hawkes and Rt Hon Stephen Millar in The Bill, Harper in Wycliffe and Simon Lester in Anna Lee.

Radio includes: recently, Marlow in She Stoops to Conquer and various characters in The Cricket Plays





Martin Ball News

VIDEO: First Look at BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK & Ireland Tour Photo VIDEO: First Look at BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK & Ireland Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022

Disney’s beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical Beauty and the Beast - re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team - will come to London in Summer 2022, as part of its UK & Ireland Tour.

Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is Coming To The London Palladium This Summer Photo Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is Coming To The London Palladium This Summer
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2022

Disney's beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical Beauty and the Beast - re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team - will come to London in Summer 2022, as part of its UK & Ireland Tour.

Shaq Taylor to Join Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK Tour for Summer Season Photo Shaq Taylor to Join Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK Tour for Summer Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 20, 2022

Disney's beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical¬†Beauty and the¬†Beast¬†- re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team ‚Äď will come to Birmingham in 2022, as part of the recently opened UK & Ireland Tour.

Emmanuel Kojo Departs BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Tour Following Allegations of 'Inappropria Photo Emmanuel Kojo Departs BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Tour Following Allegations of 'Inappropriate Comments'
by Stephi Wild - Nov 11, 2021

Emmanuel Kojo has departed the touring production of Beauty and the Beast and is no longer represented by his agent.

BWW Review: DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Edinburgh Playhouse Photo BWW Review: DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Edinburgh Playhouse
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Oct 27, 2021

Spectacularly reimagined using the latest theatrical innovations, this beloved ‚Äėtale as old as time‚Äô will be brought to life on stage like never before‚Ķ

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Star Emmanuel Kojo Suspended Due to Alleged 'Inappropriate Comme Photo BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Star Emmanuel Kojo Suspended Due to Alleged 'Inappropriate Comments' to Female Crew Member
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2021

Emmanuel Kojo has been suspended from the UK tour of Beauty and the Beast due to allegations that he made 'inappropriate comments to a female crew member.'

Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Will Come To Birmingham Hippodrome In 2022 Photo Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Will Come To Birmingham Hippodrome In 2022
by Stephi Wild - Oct 1, 2021

Disney's beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical¬†Beauty and the¬†Beast¬†- re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team ‚Äď will come to Birmingham in 2022, as part of the recently opened UK & Ireland Tour.

Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Announces Full Cast For UK Tour Photo Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Announces Full Cast For UK Tour
by Stephi Wild - Apr 30, 2021

Disney's Olivier Award-winning stage musical Beauty and the Beast today announces the cast to star in the re-imagined and re-designed new production. Staged by members of the original award-winning creative team, Beauty and the Beast will open a UK & Ireland Tour at The Bristol Hippodrome on Wednesday 25 August 2021 (National Press Night: Wednesday 29 September).

Soho Estates Announces Launch Of Boulevard Theatre Photo Soho Estates Announces Launch Of Boulevard Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 19, 2019

Fawn James (director of Soho Estates) today announced the launch of the Boulevard Theatre in the heart of Soho in Walker's Court. The revived venue is located on the site where her grandfather Paul Raymond opened the original Boulevard Theatre.

Full Casting Announced For UK And Ireland Tour Of LES MISERABLES, Lead By Killian Don Photo Full Casting Announced For UK And Ireland Tour Of LES MISERABLES, Lead By Killian Donnelly
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2018

Cameron Mackintosh announced full casting for the forthcoming UK and Ireland tour of his acclaimed production of the Boublil and Schonberg musical "LES MISERABLES" playing at Manchester's Palace Theatre from 19 February - 30 March 2019.

Martin Ball Videos

VIDEO: First Look at BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK & Ireland Tour VideoVIDEO: First Look at BEAUTY AND THE BEAST UK & Ireland Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2022

Disney’s beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical Beauty and the Beast - re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team - will come to London in Summer 2022, as part of its UK & Ireland Tour.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of West End's TOP HAT!
by Stage Tube - May 23, 2012

Tom Chambers and Summer Strallen take the lead roles of Jerry Travers and Dale Tremont in Top Hat which opened on Wednesday 9th May at the Aldwych Theatre in the West End where the show is currently booking until 26 January 2013. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the musical below!

BWW TV: WICKED Flies Into London!
by Craig Brockman - Oct 2, 2006

Last week at the Apollo Victoria Theatre in London, the Broadway smash-hit 'Wicked' opened to deafening applause throughout. Check out BroadwayWorld.com's complete video coverage of the event featuring cast, crew and clips from the show!


Martin Ball Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Martin Ball been in?
Martin Ball has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Martin Ball been in?
Martin Ball has appeared on London's West End in 4 shows.

What was Martin Ball's first West End show?
Martin Ball's first West End show was Top Hat which opened in 2012