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Samara Casteallo

 
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Bio:
Training: CPA Studios Theatre: Ensemble and cover Mummy Bear in Goldilocks & the Three Bears (The London Palladium), Matilda The Musical covering Mrs Wormwood & Mrs Phelps (No1 UK tour), Original Cast of Dreamgirls (Savoy), Andrew Lloyd Webbers’ rock musical Starlight Express (Bochum, Germany) ... (read complete bio)
 
Samara Casteallo Headshot

Bio:
Training: CPA Studios Theatre: Ensemble and cover Mummy Bear in Goldilocks & the Three Bears (The London Palladium), Matilda The Musical covering Mrs Wormwood & Mrs Phelps (No1 UK tour), Original Cast of Dreamgirls (Savoy), Andrew Lloyd Webbers’ rock musical Starlight Express (Bochum, Germany) ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2021
Ensemble/Ikette [Replacement]
  [West End]
West End Premiere Production, 2016
Ensemble

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2021
Ensemble/Ikette [Replacement]

  [West End]
West End Premiere Production, 2016
Ensemble

Samara Casteallo Biography

Training: CPA Studios

Theatre: Ensemble and cover Mummy Bear in Goldilocks & the Three Bears (The London Palladium), Matilda The Musical covering Mrs Wormwood & Mrs Phelps (No1 UK tour), Original Cast of Dreamgirls (Savoy), Andrew Lloyd Webbers’ rock musical Starlight Express (Bochum, Germany) covering the lead role of Pearl, Little Inez in Hairspray (Leicester Curve), Mother Goose (Hackney Empire) and Tiger Lilly in Peter Pan (Lyceum Theatre, Crewe) for Qdos Entertainment.

Film: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2.

Other work: Backing vocals for the Scissor Sisters, ‘Take Your Mama’, for the Brit Awards 2005. Backing vocals for Tarique Woodling at the Indigo O2.

Workshops include: Sweet Charity and Crazy For You.






Samara Casteallo News

Full Casting Announced for the West End Return of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Photo Full Casting Announced for the West End Return of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2021

The hit production of TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL will re-open at the Aldwych Theatre on 28 July 2021 following over a year of shutdown across the West End.

VIDEO: Renell Shaw Releases New Video of  'The Vision They Had (From The Windrush Sui Photo VIDEO: Renell Shaw Releases New Video of 'The Vision They Had (From The Windrush Suite)'
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2021

Renell Shaw, composer, songwriter and Associate Artist of Hackney Empire, today releases a new video to accompany his Ivor Novello award-winning composition THE VISION THEY HAD (FROM THE WINDRUSH SUITE).

VIDEO: 150 Performers Record 'Make Them Hear You' to Raise Runds for StopWatch Photo VIDEO: 150 Performers Record 'Make Them Hear You' to Raise Runds for StopWatch
by Stage Tube - Jul 27, 2020

Danielle Tarento has brought together more than 150 Black and Black mixed race actors from the UK and the US, along with a 38-piece orchestra, to record a??Make Them Hear You,a?? from the Broadway musical Ragtime.

Aisha Jawando and Jammy Kasongo Will Lead TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL in London Photo Aisha Jawando and Jammy Kasongo Will Lead TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL in London
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2020

Aisha Jawando and Jammy Kasongo will lead the cast as Tina and Ike in TINA a?" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL as the hit production enters its third year in the West End. Joining them and making her West End debut is Chanel Haynes as the alternate Tina.

Photo Flash: First Look at GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS at the London Palladium Photo Photo Flash: First Look at GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS at the London Palladium
by Stephi Wild - Dec 10, 2019

Qdos Entertainment today (10 December 2019) releases production images for the 2019 London Palladium Pantomime Goldilocks and the Three Bears which runs at the iconic London venue until Sunday 12 January 2020.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS at the London Pallad Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS at the London Palladium
by Stephi Wild - Dec 2, 2019

Qdos Entertainment today (2 December 2019) releases rehearsal images for the 2019 London Palladium Pantomime Goldilocks and the Three Bears ahead of its first performance on Saturday 7 December 2019. The production runs for a strictly limited 5-week season until Sunday 12 January 2020.

Casting Update Announced For GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS At The London Palladium Photo Casting Update Announced For GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS At The London Palladium
by Stephi Wild - Oct 11, 2019

Qdos Entertainment today announce that Janine Duvitski will play Mummy Bear, Sophie Isaacs will play the title role of Goldilocks and Lauren Stroud will play Baby Bear in the 2019 London Palladium Pantomime Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Performances begin at the London Palladium on Saturday 7 December 2019 for a strictly limited 5-week run until Sunday 12 January 2020.

Miss Trunchbull's Famous Chair To Land In Bristol As Extra MATILDA Date is Confirmed Photo Miss Trunchbull's Famous Chair To Land In Bristol As Extra MATILDA Date is Confirmed
by Stephi Wild - Apr 11, 2019

The Royal Shakespeare Company's Matilda The Musical has partnered with Cabot Circus to offer visitors a rare opportunity to sit in Miss Trunchbull's chair, if they dare.

Photo Flash: First Look at Elliot Harper Terrifying MATILDA as Miss Trunchbull Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Elliot Harper Terrifying MATILDA as Miss Trunchbull
by Julie Musbach - Jan 17, 2019

The Royal Shakespeare Company have released the first images of Elliot Harper as Miss Trunchbull in Matilda The Musical's UK and Ireland tour, check them out below!

Elliot Harper Will Play Miss Trunchbull in The UK & Ireland Tour Of MATILDA Photo Elliot Harper Will Play Miss Trunchbull in The UK & Ireland Tour Of MATILDA
by Stephi Wild - Nov 26, 2018

The Royal Shakespeare Company has announced that Elliot Harper will play Miss Trunchbull in Matilda The Musical's UK and Ireland Tour from Tuesday 15 January at Theatre Royal Plymouth. The tour will then play at the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford (19 February - 23 March 2019), Edinburgh Playhouse (2 - 27 April 2019), The Bristol Hippodrome (7 May - 8 June 2019), Mayflower Theatre, Southampton (11 June - 6 July 2019) and Norwich Theatre Royal (16 July - 17 August 2019). The West End production will continue to play at the Cambridge Theatre, where it is now in its eighth year and is booking until 24 May 2020.

Samara Casteallo Videos

VIDEO: 150 Performers Record 'Make Them Hear You' to Raise Runds for StopWatch VideoVIDEO: 150 Performers Record 'Make Them Hear You' to Raise Runds for StopWatch
by Stage Tube - Jul 27, 2020

Danielle Tarento has brought together more than 150 Black and Black mixed race actors from the UK and the US, along with a 38-piece orchestra, to record a??Make Them Hear You,a?? from the Broadway musical Ragtime.

BWW TV: It's Only the Beginning - Watch Highlights from DREAMGIRLS, Starring Amber Riley, in London!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 14, 2016

The long-awaited UK premiere of Dreamgirls opens tonight, Wednesday 14 December at the Savoy Theatre in London, 35 years after originally opening on Broadway. Below, watch highlights just in time for this evening's premiere, plus click here for a new batch of production shots!

BWW TV: Watch Amber Riley Perform 'I Am Changing' from the UK Premiere of DREAMGIRLS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 19, 2016

An exclusive new video has been released in advance of the long-awaited UK premiere of Dreamgirls which will have preview performances at the Savoy Theatre from 19 November and Opening Night on Wednesday 14 December 2016.


Samara Casteallo Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Samara Casteallo been in?
Samara Casteallo has not appeared on Broadway.

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

What was Samara Casteallo's first West End show?
Samara Casteallo's first West End show was Dreamgirls which opened in 2016