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Peter Straker

 
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Stage Credits

  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 2005
Kitty Caress
  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1989
Performer
  [West End]
London Production, 1968
Performer
  [UK Tour]
National Tour, 1985
Performer

Photos

Sarah Lam, Syrus Lowe, Peter Straker and Michael Matus Photo

Sarah Lam, Syrus Lowe, Peter Straker and Michael Matus

From: 
Date:
02/17/2020
Michael Matus, Paul Hunter and Peter Straker Photo

Michael Matus, Paul Hunter and Peter Straker

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Date:
02/17/2020
Kat B, Tony Whittle, Peter Straker Photo

Kat B, Tony Whittle, Peter Straker

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Date:
11/24/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 2005
Kitty Caress

  [London Fringe]
Original London Production, 1989
Performer

  [West End]
London Production, 1968
Performer

  [UK Tour]
National Tour, 1985
Performer






Peter Straker News

Peter Straker to Return to Edinburgh Fringe With an Evening of Musical Theatre Photo Peter Straker to Return to Edinburgh Fringe With an Evening of Musical Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2022

In Adventures of Straker, legendary performer Peter Straker will sing his catalogue of classic musical theatre hits. From shows he has starred in, to the ones that got away, this song list ensures an uncompromising evening of great tunes.

BWW Review: RAZED AND CONFUZED Goes Digital Photo BWW Review: RAZED AND CONFUZED Goes Digital
by Louise Penn - Jun 27, 2020

For Pride Month, Razed and Confuzed has moved from its live stages to a new digital platform run by Something to Aim For. Bringing together early career artists across cabaret and theatre, Raze Collective continue their series nurturing queer artists in a special livestream.

Review Roundup: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES (THE PLAY) at Park Theatre Photo Review Roundup: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES (THE PLAY) at Park Theatre
by Review Roundups - Feb 21, 2020

La Cage aux Folles [The Play] is currently running at Park Theatre from 12th February - 21st March.

Photo Flash: Ian McKellen and More Attend the Press Night for LA CAGE AUX FOLLES [THE Photo Photo Flash: Ian McKellen and More Attend the Press Night for LA CAGE AUX FOLLES [THE PLAY]
by Stephi Wild - Feb 20, 2020

Last night was the press night for La Cage aux Folles [The Play] at Park Theatre.

Photo Flash: English Language Premiere of LA CAGE AUX FOLLES [THE PLAY] at Park Theat Photo Photo Flash: English Language Premiere of LA CAGE AUX FOLLES [THE PLAY] at Park Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 17, 2020

Park Theatre and Adam Blanshay Productions are presenting the English Language World Premiere of La Cage aux Folles [The Play] by Jean Poiret.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For LA CAGE AUX FOLLES (THE PLAY) at Park Theatre Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For LA CAGE AUX FOLLES (THE PLAY) at Park Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jan 28, 2020

La Cage aux Folles [The Play] runs at Park Theatre from 12th February - 21st March. Check out rehearsal photos below!

Full Casting Announced For LA CAGE AUX FOLLES [THE PLAY] At Park Theatre Photo Full Casting Announced For LA CAGE AUX FOLLES [THE PLAY] At Park Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jan 9, 2020

Casting has been confirmed for the English language World Premiere of La Cage aux Folles [The Play]. Jean Poiret's seminal classic spawned four blockbuster films and a Tony Award-winning musical. This new translation of the heartfelt farce by theatrical legend Simon Callow will star Michael Matus (Richard III a?" National Theatre and Headlong Theatre Tour, and King Lear a?" The Duke of York's Theatre) in the role of Georges and Paul Hunter (Founder of Told by an Idiot) as Albin. The cast is completed by Sarah Lam, Syrus Lowe, Peter Straker, Mark Cameron, Arthur Hughes, Simon Hepworth, Louise Bangay, Georgina Ambrey and William Nelson. It will be directed by Park Theatre's Artistic Director, Jez Bond, with a national press night on Wednesday 19th February at 7pm.

The Freddie Mercury Solo Box Set NEVER BORING to be Released This October Photo The Freddie Mercury Solo Box Set NEVER BORING to be Released This October
by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 5, 2019

Iconic. Incomparable. Irreplaceable. But never, ever boring. Freddie Mercury's spirit is every bit as central to the fabric of popular music today as it was during his unforgettable lifetime. The spectacular global success of the biopic ‚ÄúBohemian Rhapsody‚ÄĚ, with global box office takings now close to one billion US dollars, was a powerful testament to Freddie's presence as the ultimate rock frontman with Queen. But now comes a unique release to showcase the full range of his musical talents and passions, and their indelible imprint on the worlds of pop, opera and far beyond.

Final Round of Shows On Sale For the Pleasance's Festival Programme Photo Final Round of Shows On Sale For the Pleasance's Festival Programme
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2018

The Pleasance is a place for experiences and, this year, marks Pleasance's boldest programme yet. From the funny to the sorrowful, the political to the magical, the Pleasance has always been a place for incredible stories and 2018 takes this tradition to a new level.

Former Artistic Director Of Theatre Royal Stratford East Kerry Kyriacos Michael Recei Photo Former Artistic Director Of Theatre Royal Stratford East Kerry Kyriacos Michael Receives Freedom Of The City Of London
by Stephi Wild - Apr 23, 2018

Former Artistic Director of Theatre Royal Stratford East, Kerry Kyriacos Michael received The Freedom of the City of London at Guildhall on Friday 20 April. Kerry was nominated for his contribution to the arts and for his collaboration with the Barbican, by Sir Nicholas Kenyon, Managing Director of The Barbican Centre. The Freedom is offered to individuals by the City of London Corporation to celebrate a significant achievement and to pay tribute to their outstanding contribution to London or public life.

Peter Straker Videos

BWW TV: Susie McKenna Discusses Hackney Empire's CINDERELLA VideoBWW TV: Susie McKenna Discusses Hackney Empire's CINDERELLA
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 1, 2017

Hackney Empire's 2017 Christmas pantomime Cinderella runs at the East London venue until 31 December. Writer and director Susie McKenna gives us a sneak peek at its creation - watch the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes - Steven Webb, Richard Chevara and More in King's Head QUASIMODO World Premiere!
by Stage Tube - Mar 20, 2013

Ahead of the first public preview tonight, producers have released rehearsal footage and creative interviews for Quasimodo, the last great unproduced musical by Oliver! composer Lionel Bart, which is getting its World Premiere, 50 years after it was written. In a major coup for the King's Head Theatre in London, Quasimodo will play for a 4-week season from Wednesday 20 March - Saturday 13 April. Click below to watch the behind-the-scenes video!


Peter Straker Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Peter Straker been in?
Peter Straker has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Peter Straker been in?
Peter Straker has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Peter Straker's first West End show?
Peter Straker's first West End show was Hair which opened in 1968