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Michael Ashcroft

 
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Bio:
Theatre includes: Movement Director: Alcina (Glyndebourne Festival Opera), The Lovely Bones (Birmingham Rep), Henry V (MGC), Les Misérables the 25th anniversary tour (Cameron Mackintosh), The Power of Yes (National Theatre), Resurrection Blues (Old Vic), Life is a Dream (Donmar Warehouse), ... (read complete bio)
 
Michael Ashcroft Headshot

Bio:
Theatre includes: Movement Director: Alcina (Glyndebourne Festival Opera), The Lovely Bones (Birmingham Rep), Henry V (MGC), Les Misérables the 25th anniversary tour (Cameron Mackintosh), The Power of Yes (National Theatre), Resurrection Blues (Old Vic), Life is a Dream (Donmar Warehouse), ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2021]
Musical Staging
 
[US Tour, 2017]
Musical Staging
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Movement
 
[Broadway, 2014]
Musical Staging

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2021]
Musical Staging

[US Tour, 2017]
Musical Staging

[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Movement

[Broadway, 2014]
Musical Staging

Michael Ashcroft Biography

Theatre includes: Movement Director: Alcina (Glyndebourne Festival Opera), The Lovely Bones (Birmingham Rep), Henry V (MGC), Les Misérables the 25th anniversary tour (Cameron Mackintosh), The Power of Yes (National Theatre), Resurrection Blues (Old Vic), Life is a Dream (Donmar Warehouse), Nakamitsu (Gate), The Blue Room (West End), Punk Rock (Hammersmith Lyric), Cosí Fan Tutte (ENO), The Lost Child Project (David Glass Ensemble, Cambodia), Orestes (Shared Experience) and The Cunning Little Vixen (Glyndebourne Festival Opera).

Michael is an Associate Artist of the Royal Shakespeare Company.

Film includes: Hamlet, Richard III and Henry IV.

Michael shares with Geoffrey Garratt a 2015 Helpmann Award nomination for Best Choreography in a Musical – Les Misérables.






Michael Ashcroft News

VIDEO: Watch All New Clips From LES MISERABLES at the Sondheim Theatre Photo VIDEO: Watch All New Clips From LES MISERABLES at the Sondheim Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 5, 2022

New footage has been released of LES MISÉRABLES at the Sondheim Theatre. Check out the all new trailer here!

National Tour of LES MISERABLES to Launch October 2022 Photo National Tour of LES MISERABLES to Launch October 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 9, 2022

Cameron Mackintosh announced today that his acclaimed production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISERABLES, will relaunch its record-breaking tour of North America in October 2022.

LES MISERABLES Returns To Milton Keynes Next April Photo LES MISERABLES Returns To Milton Keynes Next April
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2021

Cameron Mackintosh has announced full casting for his acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg's “LES MISERABLES” as the UK and Ireland tour reopens at Glasgow Theatre Royal on 23 November 2021 where it will visit Milton Keynes Theatre from Tuesday 26 April to Saturday 21 May 2022.

Full Casting Announced For LES MISERABLES at Theatre Royal Photo Full Casting Announced For LES MISERABLES at Theatre Royal
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2021

Theatre Royal, Glasgow has announced full casting for Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed production of Les Misérables ahead of the production's Glasgow premiere this Christmas.

Full Casting Announced for LES MISERABLES UK And Ireland Tour Photo Full Casting Announced for LES MISERABLES UK And Ireland Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2021

Cameron Mackintosh has announced full casting for his acclaimed production of Boublil and Schönberg’s “LES MISÉRABLES” as the UK and Ireland tour reopens at Glasgow Theatre Royal on 23 November 2021 where it will run until 31 December 2021. See the full tour schedule!

LES MISERABLES Announces Complete Casting For New Full Production at the Sondheim The Photo LES MISERABLES Announces Complete Casting For New Full Production at the Sondheim Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 23, 2021

Following the sell-out success of LES MISÉRABLES – THE STAGED CONCERT, the longest running concert in the history of Shaftesbury Avenue, Cameron Mackintosh has announced full casting for the re-opening of the new full production of LES MISÉRABLES at the Sondheim Theatre on 25 September 2021.

LES MISERABLES Announces Dates for 2021-2022 UK and Ireland Tour Photo LES MISERABLES Announces Dates for 2021-2022 UK and Ireland Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2021

Cameron Mackintosh has announced full touring dates for the UK and Ireland tour of his production of the Boublil and Schönberg’s “LES MISÉRABLES”. The musical will open at Glasgow Theatre Royal on 24 November 2021 where it has been extended by 2 weeks to run until 1 January 2022, before playing Liverpool Empire (5 – 22 January 2022). Find out the full tour schedule.

LES MISERABLES UK and Ireland Tour Will Reopen on 24 November Photo LES MISERABLES UK and Ireland Tour Will Reopen on 24 November
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2021

Full touring dates have been announced for the UK and Ireland tour of Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed production of the Boublil and Schönberg's “LES MISERABLES”.

DPAC Announces Digital Rush Lottery For LES MISERABLES Photo DPAC Announces Digital Rush Lottery For LES MISERABLES
by Stephi Wild - Mar 9, 2020

Beginning March 9th at 9:00 AM, a digital rush lottery will take place for LES MISERABLES. One of the most celebrated musicals in theatrical history returns to DPAC from March 10 a?" 15, 2020, as part of WRAL's Greatest Hits of Broadway.

The National Tour of LES MISERABLES is Coming to Broadway San Jose Photo The National Tour of LES MISERABLES is Coming to Broadway San Jose
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 3, 2020

Cameron Mackintosh's production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISERABLES, will perform at San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts (255 S. Almaden Blvd) from Tuesday, April 21 through Sunday, April 26, 2020. Tickets (starting at $48) are on-sale now at broadwaysanjose.com, in-person at the San Jose Civic Box Office (150 W. San Carlos St., San Jose), or by calling 800-982-ARTS (2787). Group orders of 10 or more may be placed by calling 669-242-8559. Ticket prices are subject to change without notice.

Michael Ashcroft Videos

VIDEO: Watch All New Clips From LES MISERABLES at the Sondheim Theatre VideoVIDEO: Watch All New Clips From LES MISERABLES at the Sondheim Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 5, 2022

New footage has been released of LES MISÉRABLES at the Sondheim Theatre. Check out the all new trailer here!

VIDEO: LES MISERABLES Prepares For Its West End Return! VideoVIDEO: LES MISERABLES Prepares For Its West End Return!
by Stage Tube - Dec 18, 2019

Ahead of its first performance at the Sondheim Theatre tonight, get a look at rehearsals as a new chapter in Les Miserables history, as the cast prepares for its West End production.

VIDEO: Watch LES MIS Tour's Fantine, Melissa Mitchell, Sing I Dreamed a Dream VideoVIDEO: Watch LES MIS Tour's Fantine, Melissa Mitchell, Sing I Dreamed a Dream
by Stage Tube - Oct 18, 2017

Yesterday, Melissa Mitchell stopped by Windy City LIVE to give us a sneak peek into the current North American Tour of Les Mis. Check out her I Dreamed a Dream below:

VIDEO: Adorable 3-Year-Old Performs LES MISERABLES' 'Do You Hear the People Sing?'
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 24, 2015

Below, three-year-old toddler Koen gives a passionate performance of the anthem, 'Do You Hear The People Sing?' from LES MISERABLES. Les Miserables. Do you think he's ready for Broadway?

STAGE TUBE: Peter Lockyer and Rachelle Ann Go Share LES MISERABLES Memories in Celebration of 30th Anniversary
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2015

The legendary production of Les Miserables is celebrating its 30th birthday this week and as part of the celebrations, check out the interview video below of Peter Lockyer, who plays Jean Valjean, and Rachelle Ann Go who plays Fantine.

BWW TV: LES MISERABLES' Flat Cosette Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 26, 2014

Broadway's Les Miserables recently introduced the world to #MizFlatCosette, stemming from the popular concepts of Flat Stanley and Flat Stella. Over the course of the past few weeks, Flat Cosette has made her way around the world with fans at their favorite spots or on vacation. Today, Flat Cosette officially nominated herself for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, in return challenging Flat Stanley, Flat Stella and Les Miserables Broadway's own Cosette, Samantha Hill.

BWW TV: LES MISERABLES Cast Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge from ONCE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 20, 2014

Earlier this week, the company of ONCE took part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and in turn challenged their neighbors, the cast of Les Miserables, to do the same. Who did they nominate? The Broadway companies of Matilda, Kinky Boots and The Phantom of the Opera. Check out their video below!

BWW TV: Heaven Blessed! Watch Ramin Karimloo Sing 'Bring Him Home' on KATIE
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 7, 2014

LES MISERABLES star Ramin Karimloo just received his first-ever Tony nomination for his portrayal of 'Jean Valjean', and he stopped by KATIE last week to chat about making his Broadway debut in the role. Below, check out his performance of 'Bring Him Home' as featured on the show!

STAGE TUBE: LES MISERABLES Star Ramin Karimloo Talks Tony Nod and More on KATIE
by Stage Tube - Apr 29, 2014

LES MISERABLES star Ramin Karimloo just received his first-ever Tony nomination for his portrayal of 'Jean Valjean', and he stopped by KATIE this morning to chat. Watch the interview below!

VIDEO: Cast of Broadway's LES MISERABLES Perform 'One Day More' on GMA
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 13, 2014

The cast of Broadway's LES MISERABLES revival raised the barricade on ABC's Good Morning America today, with a stirring performance of 'One Day More.'