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Waylon Jacobs

 
Bio:
Waylon Jacobs is a London-based actor, singer and dancer whose musical theatre credits include Hamilton, YANK!, Chicago, Memphis, We Will Rock You, Rent, Ragtime, Children of Eden, and The Lion King. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Waylon Jacobs is a London-based actor, singer and dancer whose musical theatre credits include Hamilton, YANK!, Chicago, Memphis, We Will Rock You, Rent, Ragtime, Children of Eden, and The Lion King. (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [West End]
West End Production, 2021
Performer
Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson [Replacement]
  [West End]
London Production, 2021
Performer (Swing) [Replacement]
  [West End]
West End Premiere Production, 2014
Ensemble
  [West End]
Open Air Production, 2012
Ensemble
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2002
Ensemble [Replacement]

Waylon Jacobs Biography

Waylon Jacobs is a London-based actor, singer and dancer whose musical theatre credits include Hamilton, YANK!, Chicago, Memphis, We Will Rock You, Rent, Ragtime, Children of Eden, and The Lion King.





Waylon Jacobs News

West End Production Of HAMILTON Extends Booking To September 2023 Photo West End Production Of HAMILTON Extends Booking To September 2023
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2022

Booking is extending for Hamilton at the Victoria Palace Theatre to Saturday 30 September 2023. 

Photos: TREASON THE MUSICAL IN CONCERT Premieres at Theatre Royal Drury Lane Photo Photos: TREASON THE MUSICAL IN CONCERT Premieres at Theatre Royal Drury Lane
by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2022

Treason is the explosive new musical about the gunpowder plot featuring stunning music by Ricky Allan, and book and lyrics by Ricky Allan and Kieran Lynn.The musical had its live stage debut at Theatre Royal Drury Lane on 22 August, and added an additional performance on 23 August due to popular demand. Check out photos here!

Sir Trevor McDonald Joins CHESS and Joel Harper-Jackson Leads KINKY BOOTS in Theatre  Photo Sir Trevor McDonald Joins CHESS and Joel Harper-Jackson Leads KINKY BOOTS in Theatre Royal Drury Lane Concert Productions
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2022

There is less than a week to go before the three-part concert series presented at Theatre Royal Drury Lane kicks off, starting with Chess the Musical in Concert on Monday 1 August.

Photos: West End Production of HAMILTON Extends Booking to March 2023; Plus New Produ Photo Photos: West End Production of HAMILTON Extends Booking to March 2023; Plus New Production Photos Released!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2022

Hamilton has announced that booking is extending at the Victoria Palace Theatre to 3 March 2023.  In addition, the first of new production images have been released.

Additional Date Added For TREASON THE MUSICAL  In Concert At Theatre Royal Drury Lane Photo Additional Date Added For TREASON THE MUSICAL In Concert At Theatre Royal Drury Lane
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2022

Treason is the explosive new musical about the gunpowder plot featuring stunning music by Ricky Allan, and book and lyrics by Ricky Allan and Kieran Lynn. Since announcing the live stage debut of the musical on 22 August at Theatre Royal Drury Lane, it sold out within 2 weeks of going on sale, a record for an original new musical!

Concert Versions of CHESS, KINKY BOOTS and TREASON Will Be Presented at Theatre Royal Photo Concert Versions of CHESS, KINKY BOOTS and TREASON Will Be Presented at Theatre Royal Drury Lane in August 2022
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2022

Three star-led musical concerts, accompanied by the London Musical Theatre Orchestra, will be presented at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in August 2022. Find out when they're taking place and how to get tickets.

New Cast Announced For HAMILTON in London Photo New Cast Announced For HAMILTON in London
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2022

Jeffrey Seller and Cameron Mackintosh, producers of the West End production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's HAMILTON, have announced new casting for the show who will have their first performance at the Victoria Palace Theatre on 21 June 2022 where tickets are currently on sale to 1 October 2022.

West End HAMILTON Extends Booking to 10 July 2022 Photo West End HAMILTON Extends Booking to 10 July 2022
by Stephi Wild - Feb 1, 2022

Karl Queensborough plays the title role of Alexander Hamilton with Jay Perry currently as Aaron Burr, Ava Brennan as Angelica Schuyler, Sharon Rose as Eliza Hamilton, Trevor Dion Nicholas as George Washington, Waylon Jacobs as Marquis De Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson, Emile Ruddock as Hercules Mulligan/James Madison, Khalid Daley as John Laurens/Phillip Hamilton, Emilie Louise Israel as Peggy Schuyler/Maria Reynolds and Harry Hepple as King George. 

Full Cast And Creative Team Announced For the Premiere of THE BROTHERS GRIMM PRESENT: Photo Full Cast And Creative Team Announced For the Premiere of THE BROTHERS GRIMM PRESENT: CINDERELLA at The Barn Theatre in Cirencester
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2021

The Barn Theatre in Cirencester have today announced the full cast and creative team for the premiere of the musical play The Brothers Grimm Present: Cinderella, which will run at the Cotswold venue from 16 November 2021 ‚Äď 2 January 2022.

Full Casting Announced for the West End Return of HAMILTON Photo Full Casting Announced for the West End Return of HAMILTON
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2021

Meet the cast of HAMILTON in the West End for the return performances which begin on 19 August 2021 at the Victoria Palace Theatre. 

Waylon Jacobs Videos

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: 150 Performers Record 'Make Them Hear You' to Raise Runds for StopWatch Videoplay
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.

VIDEO: Get a Look Behind the Scenes of HAMILTON London's Epic #Ham4Ham Mashup Videoplay
VIDEO: Get a Look Behind the Scenes of HAMILTON London's Epic #Ham4Ham Mashup

by Stage Tube - Dec 26, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda recently joined the West End cast of Hamilton for a special digital #Ham4Ham video in honor of tonight's opening. Now, the cast and crew have released a special behind the scenes video, showing the making of this epic #Ham4Ham mashup. Check out the behind the scenes video here!

BWW TV: Get a First Look at the London Cast of HAMILTON Performing 'My Shot' Videoplay
BWW TV: Get a First Look at the London Cast of HAMILTON Performing 'My Shot'

by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 22, 2017

HAMILTON officially opened the newly rebuilt and restored Victoria Palace Theatre on 21 December 2017 (with previews from 6 December 2017). Check out a clip of the cast performing 'My Shot' here!

VIDEO: HAMILTON Designer David Korins Shares Inside Look at West End Production Videoplay
VIDEO: HAMILTON Designer David Korins Shares Inside Look at West End Production

by Julie Musbach - Dec 21, 2017

HAMILTON set designer David Korins is giving fans an inside look at the design process for the West End transfer of one of Broadway's biggest smash hits. Watch his Instagram video below to check out the set building process from sketches to the finished product

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins the HAMILTON London Cast for #Ham4Ham Mashup in Honor Videoplay
VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins the HAMILTON London Cast for #Ham4Ham Mashup in Honor of Opening Night

by Stage Tube - Dec 21, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda joined the West End cast of Hamilton for a special digital #Ham4Ham video in honor of tonight's opening. Lin and the cast mashed up their favorite songs by UK artists with some of the songs from Hamilton and the result was epic. Check out the video here!

STAGE TUBE: Inside 'The Room Where It Happens' - Hamilton West End's First Day of Reh Videoplay
STAGE TUBE: Inside 'The Room Where It Happens' - Hamilton West End's First Day of Rehearsals!

by Stage Tube - Nov 16, 2017

Hamilton West End has tweeted a new video from the company's first day of rehearsal. The video features the cast and crew discussing their excitement, complete with footage from inside the rehearsal room.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights from MEMPHIS in the West End!
by Stage Tube - Oct 21, 2014

The West End production of hit Broadway musical Memphis at the Shaftesbury Theatre has its Opening Night on 23 October 2014. Winner of four 2010 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Memphis has an Award-winning original score by Bon Jovi founding member David Bryan and book by Joe DiPietro. Click below to watch highlights from the show!

BWW TV: Memphis Lives in Them! In Rehearsal with the West End Company of MEMPHIS
by TV - On the Road - Oct 8, 2014

Preview performances commence TOMORROW for the West End production of hit Broadway musical MEMPHIS and to celebrate, BroadwayWorld takes you inside the rehearsal room to meet the cast!


Waylon Jacobs Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Waylon Jacobs been in?
Waylon Jacobs has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Waylon Jacobs been in?
Waylon Jacobs has appeared on London's West End in 6 shows.

What was Waylon Jacobs's first West End show?
Waylon Jacobs's first West End show was We Will Rock You which opened in 2002