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Matt Henry

 

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Stage Credits

  [West End]
2021
Performer
  [West End]
West End, 2015
Lola

Productions

 
[West End, 2021]
Co-Creator


Matt Henry Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2016 - Best Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Matt HenryKinky Boots

Matt Henry News

THE DRIFTERS GIRL Announces First UK Tour Dates Photo THE DRIFTERS GIRL Announces First UK Tour Dates
by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2022

The first 2023 / '24 tour dates have been announced for The Drifters Girl, the new musical which tells the remarkable story of one of the world's greatest vocal groups and the woman who made them.

'This is only the beginning!' West End Winners Announced for The Stage Debut Awards 2 Photo 'This is only the beginning!' West End Winners Announced for The Stage Debut Awards 2022
by Cindy Marcolina - Sep 20, 2022

After a virtual ceremony in 2020 and a pandemic-induced silence in 2021, The Stage Debut Awards have finally returned in all their glitz and glamour the day before the State Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II. Stage veterans and shooting starlets gathered to celebrate their debuts and, after a nationwide minute of silence at eight sharp, Susan Wokoma kicked off the festivities.

Susan Wokoma Announced as Host of The Stage Debut Awards 2022 Alongside Presenters an Photo Susan Wokoma Announced as Host of The Stage Debut Awards 2022 Alongside Presenters and Performers
by Stephi Wild - Sep 1, 2022

BAFTA Award-winning actor Susan Wokoma has been announced as the host of The Stage Debut Awards 2022, in association with Ambassador Theatre Group. The Stage Debut Awards celebrate the very best breakthrough talent in theatre, from actors and directors to designers, writers, composers and lyricists, all of whom have made their professional debuts in the past two years.

THE DRIFTERS GIRL to Close in the West End in October; UK Tour to Open in September 2 Photo THE DRIFTERS GIRL to Close in the West End in October; UK Tour to Open in September 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2022

The Drifters Girl will play its final performance at the Garrick Theatre in London on Saturday 15 October, before embarking on a UK Tour next year, opening at the Mayflower Theatre, Southampton in September 2023.

Felicia Boswell To Make West End Debut in THE DRIFTERS GIRL Photo Felicia Boswell To Make West End Debut in THE DRIFTERS GIRL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2022

Broadway star FELICIA BOSWELL will join London’s new smash hit musical, The Drifters Girl. Felicia will play Faye Treadwell, the legendary manager of The Drifters, who, alongside her husband, fought for three decades to turn Atlantic Records' hottest vocal group into a global phenomenon.

Show Of the Week: Book Exclusively Priced Tickets for THE DRIFTERS GIRL Photo Show Of the Week: Book Exclusively Priced Tickets for THE DRIFTERS GIRL
by Aliya Al-Hassan - May 16, 2022

Book exclusively priced tickets to see Queen of British Soul and West End leading lady Beverley Knight stars in the world premiere of a brand new musical The Drifters Girl, with the sensational Adam J Bernard (Dreamgirls), Tarinn Callender (Hamilton), Matt Henry (Kinky Boots) and Tosh Wanogho-Maud (Showboat).

Broadway Streaming Guide: May 2022 - Where to Watch GIRLS5EVA & More New Releases! Photo Broadway Streaming Guide: May 2022 - Where to Watch GIRLS5EVA & More New Releases!
by Michael Major - May 2, 2022

This May, Broadway fans will be treated to an exciting lineup of new albums, concerts, television shows, and movies to binge. From the new Spring Awakening: Those You've Known documentary on HBO to new additions to Feinstein's/54 Below's concert livestream slate, check out what's coming to streaming services this month!

Save 47% On THE DRIFTERS GIRL Musical Tickets Photo Save 47% On THE DRIFTERS GIRL Musical Tickets
by Marianka Swain - Apr 20, 2022

Queen of British Soul and West End leading lady Beverley Knight stars in the world premiere of a brand new musical The Drifters Girl, with the sensational Adam J Bernard (Dreamgirls), Tarinn Callender (Hamilton), Matt Henry (Kinky Boots) and Tosh Wanogho-Maud (Showboat).

THE DRIFTERS GIRL Will Release Cast Album in May Photo THE DRIFTERS GIRL Will Release Cast Album in May
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2022

The World Premiere cast album for The Drifters Girl has been recorded at the legendary Abbey Road Studios and is due for release on Friday 6 May 2022, by Tag8 Music, with BMG Rights Management (UK) Limited, Treadwell Entertainment Group and Showtime Productions Ltd. 

THE DRIFTERS GIRL Extends West End Run Into 2023 Photo THE DRIFTERS GIRL Extends West End Run Into 2023
by Stephi Wild - Mar 8, 2022

The Drifters Girl ‚Äď the new musical which tells the remarkable story of one of the world's greatest vocal groups and the woman who made them ‚Äď is to extend its run at Garrick Theatre in London to Sunday 12 February 2023.

Matt Henry Videos

VIDEO: The Cast of THE DRIFTERS GIRL On Bringing Their New Musical To The West End Videoplay
VIDEO: The Cast of THE DRIFTERS GIRL On Bringing Their New Musical To The West End

by BroadwayWorld UK TV - Nov 12, 2021

Matt Henry, Tosh Wanogho-Maud, Tarinn Callender and Adam J Bernard chat about starring in, and co-creating, The Drifters Girl.

VIDEO: Christina Bianco, Joanne Clifton, and More in THE BARN PRESENTS: THE MUSIC OF  Videoplay
VIDEO: Christina Bianco, Joanne Clifton, and More in THE BARN PRESENTS: THE MUSIC OF FINN ANDERSON

by Stage Tube - May 27, 2020

The Barn held its next virtual concert, The Barn Presents: The Music of Finn Anderson, on May 23. West End meets the West Country as another all-star West End and Broadway line-up celebrate the music and work of Scottish musical theatre composer and singer-songwriter Finn Anderson.

VIDEO: Matt Henry Takes the West End Live Stage Videoplay
VIDEO: Matt Henry Takes the West End Live Stage

by Stage Tube - Jun 17, 2018

West End's free outdoor performance event West End Live wraps up today! Matt Henry took to the stage and you can watch his performance below!

VIDEO: Watch The Live 2017 Olivier Awards Red Carpet Show
by Stage Tube - Apr 9, 2017

The Olivier Awards 2017 with Mastercard - the most prestigious event in the UK's theatrical calendar - takes place today, Sunday 9 April, at London's Royal Albert Hall.

VIDEO: Watch Again As The 2017 Olivier Awards Nominations Are Announced
by Stage Tube - Mar 6, 2017

Denise Gough and Matt Henry will announce the nominees for this year's Olivier Awards at 12pm today - watch it live below!

BWW TV: Everybody Say Yeah! KINKY BOOTS Celebrates One Year in the West End
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 15, 2016

Celebrate the very first West End birthday of Kinky Boots with the video below, featuring interviews with the new cast, creative team and happy theatergoers!

STAGE TUBE: Killian Donnelly and Matt Henry React To KINKY BOOTS Olivier Nods!
by Stage Tube - Mar 1, 2016

Killian Donnelly and Matt Henry of Kinky Boots are both nominated for Best Actor In A Musical - check out their reactions!

STAGE TUBE: SAY YEAH! KINKY BOOTS Cast Performs on BBC One's Children in Need
by Stage Tube - Nov 14, 2015

The Children in Need viewers were in for a West End treat this week as the cast of KINKY BOOTS performed the hit 'Everybody Say Yeah!' on BBC1's broadcast of the event. Check out the performance below!

STAGE TUBE: New Trailer For London's KINKY BOOTS!
by Stage Tube - Sep 20, 2015

Here's the new trailer for London's Kinky Boots, starring Killian Donnelly and Matt Henry!

STAGE TUBE: Go Inside of KINKY BOOTS' West End Opening Night!
by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2015

The UK premiere of Kinky Boots, Broadway's huge-hearted, high-heeled hit and winner of six Tony Awards, opened at London's Adelphi Theatre on Tuesday night 15 September 2015. Go inside the big night with the video below!


Matt Henry Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Matt Henry been in?
Matt Henry has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Matt Henry been in?
Matt Henry has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Matt Henry's first West End show?
Matt Henry's first West End show was Kinky Boots which opened in 2015

What awards has Matt Henry been nominated for?
Best Actor in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Kinky Boots .

What awards has Matt Henry won?
Best Actor in a Musical (Olivier Awards) for Kinky Boots.