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Rhys Whitfield

 
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Bio:
Rhys trained at Guildford School of Acting, graduating with a first class honours degree. Theatre: Freddy Eynsford-Hill in My Fair Lady (Teatro Massimo, Palermo/Sicily); Summer and Smoke (Duke of York’s Theatre); Cover Zack Mayo & Young Recruit in An Officer and a Gentleman (UK Tour); Elvis in ... (read complete bio)
 
Rhys Whitfield Headshot

Bio:
Rhys trained at Guildford School of Acting, graduating with a first class honours degree. Theatre: Freddy Eynsford-Hill in My Fair Lady (Teatro Massimo, Palermo/Sicily); Summer and Smoke (Duke of York’s Theatre); Cover Zack Mayo & Young Recruit in An Officer and a Gentleman (UK Tour); Elvis in ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2021
Raoul, Vicomte de Chagny [Replacement]
  [West End]
Regents Open Air Theatre Revival, 2017
Performer [Replacement]

Rhys Whitfield Biography

Rhys trained at Guildford School of Acting, graduating with a first class honours degree.

Theatre: Freddy Eynsford-Hill in My Fair Lady (Teatro Massimo, Palermo/Sicily); Summer and Smoke (Duke of York’s Theatre); Cover Zack Mayo & Young Recruit in An Officer and a Gentleman (UK Tour); Elvis in Million Dollar Quartet (UK & India Tour); Cover Peter in Jesus Christ Superstar (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre 2016 and 2017); James in The Commitments (UK Tour) and Close to You (Criterion Theatre).

Television: Hero in the recent Lynx Commercial.

Workshops: Maxie in Becoming Nancy.




Rhys Whitfield News

LISTEN: New Recording Released of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Title Song, Featuring 2022 Photo LISTEN: New Recording Released of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Title Song, Featuring 2022 Cast
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2022

Andrew Lloyd Webber has released an all new cast recording of the title track from The Phantom of the Opera! The recording features the 2022 West End cast, which is led by Lucy St Louis and Killian Donnelly. Listen to the track here!

MARY POPPINS and PHANTOM West End Reduce Performance Schedules Photo MARY POPPINS and PHANTOM West End Reduce Performance Schedules
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 5, 2022

The long-running West End production of The Phantom of the Opera and the revival of Disney's Mary Poppins have announced that they will reduce their standard 8 shows per week schedule to 6 shows per week.

Photos: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Celebrates 35th Anniversary in the UK! Photo Photos: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Celebrates 35th Anniversary in the UK!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2021

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA celebrated its 35th Anniversary at Her Majesty’s Theatre on Monday 11 October with guests in attendance including Boy George, Max Whitlock, Dr. Ranj, The Vivienne, Melanie Blatt, Chris Moyles, Amy Hart, Jeremy Vine and Matt Richardson.

VIDEO: Check Out New Footage of Killian Donnelly, Lucy St. Louis & More in THE PHANTO Photo VIDEO: Check Out New Footage of Killian Donnelly, Lucy St. Louis & More in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 8, 2021

Ahead of the 35th Birthday of The Phantom of the Opera, new show footage has been released! THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA stars double Olivier Award nominee Killian Donnelly as ‘The Phantom’, Lucy St Louis as ‘Christine Daaé’ and Rhys Whitfield as ‘Raoul’.

Review Roundup: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Returns to London - What Did the Critics Thi Photo Review Roundup: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Returns to London - What Did the Critics Think?
by Review Roundups - Aug 12, 2021

The Phantom of the Opera has officially returned to London, in a slightly reworked production, starring Killian Donnelly and Lucy St. Louis.

BWW Review: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, Her Majesty's Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, Her Majesty's Theatre
by William J Connolly - Aug 12, 2021

They say there's no business like show business. Well, they should change that to there's no show quite like The Phantom of the Opera! The infamous story of the opera ghost and his on/off love affair with the soaring soprano lands as well today as it did back in 1986.

Photos: First Look at Killian Donnelly, Lucy St. Louis, and the West End Cast of THE Photo Photos: First Look at Killian Donnelly, Lucy St. Louis, and the West End Cast of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
by Stephi Wild - Aug 11, 2021

Check out all new photos of Killian Donnelly and Lucy St. Louis, alongside the rest of the cast! Plus, learn about the production and how to book tickets here!

VIDEO: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Takes First Bows in West End Return Photo VIDEO: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Takes First Bows in West End Return
by Stage Tube - Aug 4, 2021

The worldwide smash musical The Phantom of the Opera recently resumed West End performances at Her Majesty's Theatre, led by stars Killian Donnelly and the musical's first Black Christine Daae, Lucy St. Louis. Watch as the company returns to the stage and delights phans for the first time in over a year.

VIDEO: Lucy St. Louis on Being the First Black Christine in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA  Photo VIDEO: Lucy St. Louis on Being the First Black Christine in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in the West End, and More
by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2021

'I never saw women in lead roles that look like me, and I was always kind of told that you're going to be playing certain roles,' she said. 'And they were roles that were made for Black performers. I want everybody to know that they can be in this position because when you see it you believe it.'

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Returns to the West End Photo THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Returns to the West End
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 27, 2021

The worldwide smash musical The Phantom of the Opera resumed West End performances at Her Majesty's Theatre this week!

Rhys Whitfield Videos

VIDEO: Check Out New Footage of Killian Donnelly, Lucy St. Louis & More in THE PHANTO Videoplay
VIDEO: Check Out New Footage of Killian Donnelly, Lucy St. Louis & More in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 8, 2021

Ahead of the 35th Birthday of The Phantom of the Opera, new show footage has been released! THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA stars double Olivier Award nominee Killian Donnelly as ‘The Phantom’, Lucy St Louis as ‘Christine Daaé’ and Rhys Whitfield as ‘Raoul’.

VIDEO: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Takes First Bows in West End Return Videoplay
VIDEO: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Takes First Bows in West End Return

by Stage Tube - Aug 4, 2021

The worldwide smash musical The Phantom of the Opera recently resumed West End performances at Her Majesty's Theatre, led by stars Killian Donnelly and the musical's first Black Christine Daae, Lucy St. Louis. Watch as the company returns to the stage and delights phans for the first time in over a year.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in London Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in London

by Stage Tube - Jun 28, 2021

Wishing Phantom was somehow here again? Phans can rejoice, because rehearsals are officially underway for the West End return of The Phantom of the Opera. The musical will open at Her Majesty's Theatre on July 27.


Rhys Whitfield Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Rhys Whitfield been in?
Rhys Whitfield has not appeared on Broadway.

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

What was Rhys Whitfield's first West End show?
Rhys Whitfield's first West End show was Jesus Christ Superstar which opened in 2017