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Rob Houchen

 
Bio:
Rob Houchen was born on 10th February 1991. He is an English singer and actor, widely popular as a musical performer. After completing his studies at the Guildford School of Acting in musical theatre, he took part in various musicals. The productions included Children of Eden, Candide, The ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Rob Houchen was born on 10th February 1991. He is an English singer and actor, widely popular as a musical performer. After completing his studies at the Guildford School of Acting in musical theatre, he took part in various musicals. The productions included Children of Eden, Candide, The ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [West End]
2022
Lieutenant Joseph Cable
  [West End]
West End Revival, 2021
Marius [Replacement]
  [West End]
West End Staged Concert Revival, 2021
Marius
  [West End]
West End Revival, 2020
Jimmy/Dr Mandril
  [Los Angeles]
LA Opera Production, 2019
Fabrizio Naccarelli
  [West End]
Return London Engagement, 2018
Eugene

Rob Houchen Biography

Rob Houchen was born on 10th February 1991. He is an English singer and actor, widely popular as a musical performer. After completing his studies at the Guildford School of Acting in musical theatre, he took part in various musicals. The productions included Children of Eden, Candide, The Producers, and Spring Awakening.

He became a part of the London production of the Les Miserables musical in June 2013, portraying the character of Marius Pontmercy. He was on the show until its 30th anniversary. He has also been part of a special concert version of Godspell, a Stephen Schwartz musical presented at the Lyric Theatre, and in a concert to commemorate Marvin Hamlisch’s work at the St James Theatre, London in July 2014. On 12th February 2016, he joined the Titanic musical, and four months later launched his first CD, Rob Houchen.





Rob Houchen News

Review: SOUTH PACIFIC, Theatre Royal, Glasgow Photo Review: SOUTH PACIFIC, Theatre Royal, Glasgow
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Oct 6, 2022

Julian Ovenden and Gina Beck reprise their roles from the Chichester Festival Theatre production, and lead a sensational cast of over thirty including Rob Houchen, Joanna Ampil and Sera Maehara. Featuring a full orchestra, this ravishing musical is set to be the must-see theatrical event of the year.

Review: SOUTH PACIFIC, Sadler's Wells Photo Review: SOUTH PACIFIC, Sadler's Wells
by Debbie Gilpin - Aug 5, 2022

The show is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book Tales of the South Pacific and made its Broadway debut in 1949; it is surprisingly progressive, despite its age, making it a relatively unproblematic revival. It also helps that it contains some of musical theatre‚Äôs most recognisable songs, including ‚ÄúI‚Äôm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair‚ÄĚ, ‚ÄúSome Enchanted Evening‚ÄĚ, and ‚ÄúThere Is Nothing Like a Dame‚ÄĚ.

THE TRIALS Leads Our Top 10 London Shows For August Photo THE TRIALS Leads Our Top 10 London Shows For August
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Aug 1, 2022

Here are some of August's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features.

Photos: First Look at SOUTH PACIFIC, Starring Gina Beck Photo Photos: First Look at SOUTH PACIFIC, Starring Gina Beck
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2022

New production images have been released for the UK and Ireland tour of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s SOUTH PACIFIC, ahead of its London run at Sadler’s Wells. Check out the photos here!

Photos: Inside Rehearsals For SOUTH PACIFIC at Manchester Opera House Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsals For SOUTH PACIFIC at Manchester Opera House
by Stephi Wild - Jul 11, 2022

All new photos have been released from rehearsals for Rodgers & Hammerstein’s SOUTH PACIFIC. Check them out here!

VIDEO: The Cast of SOUTH PACIFIC Sings a Medley at The Ivy Photo VIDEO: The Cast of SOUTH PACIFIC Sings a Medley at The Ivy
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 5, 2022

A brand-new video has been released of some of the cast of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s SOUTH PACIFIC singing a special medley at The Ivy.

Full Cast Announced for SOUTH PACIFIC Starring Julian Ovenden, Gina Beck, Rob Houchen Photo Full Cast Announced for SOUTH PACIFIC Starring Julian Ovenden, Gina Beck, Rob Houchen & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2022

The full cast has been announced for the Sadler’s Wells season and UK and Ireland Tour of the Chichester Festival Theatre production of RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN’S SOUTH PACIFIC.

Ahrens & Flaherty Celebration A JOURNEY TO THE PAST Announces Date Change Photo Ahrens & Flaherty Celebration A JOURNEY TO THE PAST Announces Date Change
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

The Ahrens & Flaherty celebration A Journey to the Past has been rescheduled and will now play at the West End’s Lyric Theatre on 12th September. The event was previously scheduled to take place on 6 June.   

 Photo Gina Beck, Alice Fearn and More Will Celebrate Rodgers & Hammerstein at Saffron Hall This Summer
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2022

The golden age of musical theatre is coming to Saffron Hall this summer. Rodgers & Hammerstein: Some Enchanted Evening, will showcase many of the best love classics written by the award-winning song writing duo, composer Richard Rodgers and lyricist Oscar Hammerstein II.   

Carrie Hope Fletcher, Rob Houchen, Summer Strallen & More to Take Part in West End Ce Photo Carrie Hope Fletcher, Rob Houchen, Summer Strallen & More to Take Part in West End Celebration of Ahrens & Flaherty
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

Bray Productions Ltd today announced principal and supporting cast members that will be joining Olivier Award winner Maria Friedman in A Journey to the Past, a West End celebration of the works of the Tony Award-winning and world-renowned musical theatre writing team Ahrens & Flaherty. 

Rob Houchen Videos

VIDEO: The Cast of SOUTH PACIFIC Sings a Medley at The Ivy Videoplay
VIDEO: The Cast of SOUTH PACIFIC Sings a Medley at The Ivy

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 5, 2022

A brand-new video has been released of some of the cast of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s SOUTH PACIFIC singing a special medley at The Ivy.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for SONDHEIM'S OLD FRIENDS Starring Michael Ball, Hannah  Videoplay
VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals for SONDHEIM'S OLD FRIENDS Starring Michael Ball, Hannah Waddingham, Judi Dench & More

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 27, 2022

Cameron Mackintosh has invited Stephen Sondheim’s old friends to join him in celebrating his extraordinary talents and legacy at the Sondheim Theatre which was recently gloriously rebuilt in Sondheim’s honour and thanks the cast and company and everyone involved for agreeing to a special screening which will allow over 2,500 to see the performance.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For The Barn Theatre's MARRY ME A LITTLE Starring Rob Houche Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For The Barn Theatre's MARRY ME A LITTLE Starring Rob Houchen and Celinde Schoenmaker

by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2020

The Barn Theatre have released the official trailer for their upcoming revival production of the Stephen Sondheim musical Marry Me A Little starring Rob Houchen (Les Misérables, The Light in the Piazza) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Rocketman, The Phantom of the Opera).

VIDEO: Rob Houchen and Celinde Schoenmaker Perform 'All Things Bright and Beautiful ( Videoplay
VIDEO: Rob Houchen and Celinde Schoenmaker Perform 'All Things Bright and Beautiful (Part 2)' From MARRY ME A LITTLE

by Stage Tube - Oct 2, 2020

The Barn Theatre have released a sneak peek video of Rob Houchen (Les Misérables, The Light in the Piazza) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Rocketman, The Phantom of the Opera) performing a?oeAll Things Bright and Beautiful (Part 2)a?? in rehearsals for the theatrea??s upcoming revival production of the Stephen Sondheim musical Marry Me A Little

VIDEO: Watch Ramin Karimloo, Liz Callaway, Louise Dearman, and More on KINGS OF BROAD Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Ramin Karimloo, Liz Callaway, Louise Dearman, and More on KINGS OF BROADWAY 2020

by Stage Tube - May 31, 2020

The online concert, KINGS OF BROADWAY 2020, was held today, May 31st. The concert celebrated the music of the legendary Broadway composers Jule Styne, Jerry Herman & Stephen Sondheim.

VIDEO: The Barricade Boys With Alfie Boe, Ramin Karimloo & More Perform 'Bring Him Ho Videoplay
VIDEO: The Barricade Boys With Alfie Boe, Ramin Karimloo & More Perform 'Bring Him Home'

by Stage Tube - Mar 30, 2020

With a heartfelt message to a?oeStay at home and support the NHS so they can bring your loved ones homea??, musical theatre supergroup The Barricade Boys have joined forces with some very special guests to put together a stunning rendition of a?oeBring Him Homea?? from Les Misérables, which will be released on Twitter and Instagram today Monday 30 March at 5pm. Follow The Barricade Boys on Facebook and Twitter @Barricadeboys and Instagram @BarricadeboysUK.

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Get A First Look At Renée Fleming and Dove Cameron In THE LIGHT IN  Videoplay
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Get A First Look At Renée Fleming and Dove Cameron In THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA at London's Royal Festival Hall

by Alan Henry - Jun 26, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the romantic musical THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA, making its long-awaited London debut at the Royal Festival Hallon through 5th July 2019. Check out the video!

VIDEOS: West End Stars Perform Notes Of Love At Crazy Coqs Videoplay
VIDEOS: West End Stars Perform Notes Of Love At Crazy Coqs

by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2018

Leading West End performers Oliver Savile (Wicked), Christina Bennington (Bat Out Of Hell), Nadim Naaman (Phantom of the Opera) & Charlotte Wakefield (Crazy For You) performed 3 songs from Oliver Boito's debut EP Notes Of Love at Crazy Coqs as part of an evening of new Musical Theatre on Sunday 16th September 2018.

VIDEO: Rob Houchen and Laura Baldwin sing 'Comic Book Kind of Love' from EUGENIUS! Videoplay
VIDEO: Rob Houchen and Laura Baldwin sing 'Comic Book Kind of Love' from EUGENIUS!

by Stage Tube - Aug 23, 2018

Get a first listen to 'Comic Book Kind of Love' (written by  Ben Adams and Chris Wilkins) from Eugenius! featuring  Rob Houchen as Eugene and Laura Baldwin as Eugene's love interest Janey. Watch the video below!


Rob Houchen Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Rob Houchen been in?
Rob Houchen has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Rob Houchen been in?
Rob Houchen has appeared on London's West End in 5 shows.

What was Rob Houchen's first West End show?
Rob Houchen's first West End show was Eugenius! which opened in 2018

What is Rob Houchen next theatre project?
Rob Houchen's next show will be South Pacific which opens on 7/27/2022 on West End.


Twitter Watch

@robhouchen - 1/5/23 06:28am As tomorrow is the end of the 12 days of Christmas I’ll be ending the NEW YEAR SALE on the print of Mr. Sondheim.… https://t.co/rkReeZyX7f


@robhouchen - 1/4/23 03:06pm A big amen to all the well deserved cheers for the powerhouse that is @AnnaJaneCasey since everyone has seen Old Friends ????????????????


@robhouchen - 1/3/23 10:21am I will be going live on Instagram for the first time ever (apart from that one time when I did it accidentally) tal… https://t.co/SPIKVSZJXa


@robhouchen - 1/3/23 10:15am Those attending Sunday at the FIRST EVER Musical Heaven are in for a major treat with this set list and the singers singing it! ‚ô•ÔłŹ‚ô•ÔłŹ‚ô•ÔłŹ?


@robhouchen - 1/2/23 02:48pm OLD FRIENDS - WEST SIDE STORY QUINTET SNIPPET ✨ singing one of my favourite musicals of all time with an orchestr… https://t.co/iEAGwlOIgn


@robhouchen - 1/1/23 06:28pm Old Friends was very cool & I’m glad you enjoyed it - I have yet to watch!


@robhouchen - 12/31/22 06:24pm Relevant to todays showing of Old Friends; I’ll never forget being up in the Les Mis stage right tower as Judi perf… https://t.co/DvK4vuIfKN


@robhouchen - 12/30/22 02:23pm Someone help me with Kevin Wallace’s contact pleeeeeease


@robhouchen - 12/28/22 12:53pm ‚úŹÔłŹEND OF YEAR SALE‚úŹÔłŹ 30% off both sizes of the Sondheim print? https://t.co/fR8jVBUNOd https://t.co/9684MCt9Bp


@robhouchen - 12/24/22 07:13am Everybody loves a #tiktok bandwagon - Merry Christmas Eve Ps I got locked in the corridor during the interval of a… https://t.co/ThShlWv060


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