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Zizi Strallen

 
Bio:
Theatre includes: Strictly Ballroom (Piccadilly), Follies (National), Mary Poppins (UK tour/Ireland/Dubai), Matthew Bourne’s The Car Man and Cinderella (Sadler’s Wells/UK tour), Cats, Scrooge and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (London Palladium), Hairspray and Chicago (Leicester Curve Theatre), Merrily ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Theatre includes: Strictly Ballroom (Piccadilly), Follies (National), Mary Poppins (UK tour/Ireland/Dubai), Matthew Bourne’s The Car Man and Cinderella (Sadler’s Wells/UK tour), Cats, Scrooge and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (London Palladium), Hairspray and Chicago (Leicester Curve Theatre), Merrily ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
West End Revival, 2021
Mary Poppins
  [West End]
2021
Mary Poppins [Replacement]
  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2018
Fran
  [West End]
National Theatre Premiere, 2017
Young Phyllis
  [West End]
Menier Chocolate Factory Production, 2012
Performer
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2011
Reporter

Photos

Louis Gaunt and Zizi Strallen Photo

Louis Gaunt and Zizi Strallen

From: 
Date:
07/06/2022
Zizi Strallen, Tania Mathurin, Louis Gaunt, and company Photo

Zizi Strallen, Tania Mathurin, Louis Gaunt, and company

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Date:
07/06/2022
Megan Donovan, Louis Gaunt, Frankie Treadaway, Zizi Strallen Photo

Megan Donovan, Louis Gaunt, Frankie Treadaway, Zizi Strallen

From: 
Date:
07/06/2022
Zizi Strallen, Louis Gaunt, and company Photo

Zizi Strallen, Louis Gaunt, and company

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Date:
07/06/2022
Zizi Strallen, Louis Gaunt Photo

Zizi Strallen, Louis Gaunt

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Date:
06/22/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
West End Revival, 2021
Mary Poppins

  [West End]
2021
Mary Poppins [Replacement]

  [West End]
Original West End Production, 2018
Fran

  [West End]
National Theatre Premiere, 2017
Young Phyllis

  [West End]
Menier Chocolate Factory Production, 2012
Performer

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2011
Reporter

Zizi Strallen Biography

Theatre includes: Strictly Ballroom (Piccadilly), Follies (National), Mary Poppins (UK tour/Ireland/Dubai), Matthew Bourne’s The Car Man and Cinderella (Sadler’s Wells/UK tour), Cats, Scrooge and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (London Palladium), Hairspray and Chicago (Leicester Curve Theatre), Merrily We Roll Along (Harold Pinter), Rock of Ages (Shaftesbury), The Music Man (Chichester Festival Theatre), Dirty Dancing (Aldwych), The Herbal Bed (Royal Shakespeare Company) and Annie (Victoria Palace Theatre).

Film includes: Disney’s Cinderella directed by Kenneth Branagh and Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tom Hooper’s adaptation of Cats.




Zizi Strallen News

 Photo BACK TO THE FUTURE Announced As West End Winner Of The London Lifestyle Awards 2022 
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 14, 2022

London's stars gathered at The Landmark Hotel last night to crown the winners of the 2022 London Lifestyle Awards. The awards, presented and sponsored by Alpha Solutions, acknowledge London as an incredible city for culture and lifestyle, and the businesses celebrated with these awards contribute to making this city a great destination for tourists, as well as an exciting place to live.

Photos: First Look at Louis Gaunt in MARY POPPINS Photo Photos: First Look at Louis Gaunt in MARY POPPINS
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2022

All new photos have been released from the West End production of Mary Poppins, as Louis Gaunt takes over the role of Bert. Gaunt replaces Charlie Stemp whilst he performs as Bobby in the Chichester Festival Theatre production of Crazy for You this summer. 

MARY POPPINS Extends on the West End and Will Close 8 January 2023 Photo MARY POPPINS Extends on the West End and Will Close 8 January 2023
by Stephi Wild - Jul 1, 2022

The final extension has been announced for the West End run of the Olivier Award-winning Mary Poppins which will celebrate its final West End performance at the Prince Edward Theatre on 8 January 2023. 

Photos: First Look at Louis Gaunt as Bert in MARY POPPINS Photo Photos: First Look at Louis Gaunt as Bert in MARY POPPINS
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2022

Beginning tonight (22 June 2022) Louis Gaunt joins the cast of Mary Poppins to play the iconic role of Bert, replacing Charlie Stemp whilst he performs as Bobby in the Chichester Festival Theatre production of Crazy for You this summer.  

BWW Review: THE CAR MAN at Royal Albert Hall Photo BWW Review: THE CAR MAN at Royal Albert Hall
by Franco Milazzo - Jun 13, 2022

Highly physical, beautifully danced and sexy as all hell, Sir Matthew Bourne’s acclaimed ballet The Car Man made its debut in 2000 and now returns to London with an imaginative new staging at the Royal Albert Hall.

Cast Announced For Matthew Bourne's THE CAR MAN At The Royal Albert Hall Photo Cast Announced For Matthew Bourne's THE CAR MAN At The Royal Albert Hall
by Stephi Wild - Apr 6, 2022

New Adventures and the Royal Albert Hall have announced casting for Matthew Bourne's “THE CAR MAN” reimagined in a spectacular new staging for the Royal Albert Hall's 150th Anniversary.

Louis Gaunt Joins the Cast of MARY POPPINS as Bert Photo Louis Gaunt Joins the Cast of MARY POPPINS as Bert
by Stephi Wild - Mar 3, 2022

Louis Gaunt will join the cast of Mary Poppins from 22 June 2022 to play the iconic role of Bert, replacing Charlie Stemp whilst he performs as Bobby in the Chichester Festival Theatre production of Crazy for You this summer. 

Exclusive Sale: Get 33% Off MARY POPPINS Tickets Photo Exclusive Sale: Get 33% Off MARY POPPINS Tickets
by Marianka Swain - Feb 15, 2022

Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s multi award-winning musical MARY POPPINS is now back at the Prince Edward Theatre - and you can save 33% on tickets with our exclusive deal!

Stefanie Jones Confirmed As Australia's Favourite Magical Nanny in New Production MA Photo Stefanie Jones Confirmed As Australia's Favourite Magical Nanny in New Production MARY POPPINS
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 9, 2022

After a year-long, nation-wide search, Cameron Mackintosh and Disney are excited to announce Stefanie Jones as the magical Nanny who is 'practically perfect in every way' for the upcoming Australian production of Mary Poppins. 

MARY POPPINS Extends West End Booking to 10 July 2022 Photo MARY POPPINS Extends West End Booking to 10 July 2022
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2022

An extension to booking has been announced for the Olivier award-winning production of Mary Poppins with tickets now on sale until 10 July 2022 at the Prince Edward Theatre. 

Zizi Strallen Videos

VIDEO: LES MISERABLES, MARY POPPINS, and THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Perform on BRITAIN' VideoVIDEO: LES MISERABLES, MARY POPPINS, and THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Perform on BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT
by Stage Tube - Oct 10, 2020

The combined companies of Les Misérables - The Staged Concert, The Phantom of the Opera and Mary Poppins all got together to perform on Britain's Got Talent this weekend.

BWW TV: Drew McOnie, Jonny Labey, Zizi Strallen, Will Young Talk STRICTLY BALLROOM VideoBWW TV: Drew McOnie, Jonny Labey, Zizi Strallen, Will Young Talk STRICTLY BALLROOM
by Jamie Body - Feb 20, 2018

STRICTLY BALLROOM THE MUSICAL based on Baz Luhrmann's legendary movie Strictly Ballroom waltzes into the Piccadilly Theatre with performance beginning on Thursday 29th March 2018 (Press Night Tuesday 24th April).

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes with FOLLIES - What Is Sondheim's Classic Musical About? VideoVIDEO: Behind the Scenes with FOLLIES - What Is Sondheim's Classic Musical About?
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Including such classic songs as Broadway Baby, I'm Still Here and Losing My Mind, Stephen Sondheim's legendary musical FOLLIES is being staged for the first time at the National Theatre. Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, the production is directed by Dominic Cooke (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom). In the video below, get a look behind the scenes with the company talking about what this classic musical is about!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at International Tour of MARY POPPINS - Coming to Switzerland, Feb. 1
by Stage Tube - Jan 31, 2017

Disney and Cameron Mackintosh announce casting for the 2017 performances of the international tour of their multi award-winning musical MARY POPPINS, which will play in Switzerland and Dubai in 2017. Following the current highly acclaimed run of the production at the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff, the new cast of MARY POPPINS will open at the Theater 11 in Zurich, Switzerland on Wednesday 1 February 2017 with performances until Sunday 19 March 2017. The production will then run at Dubai Opera in Dubai, UAE from Monday 1 May 2017 until Wednesday 18 May 2017.

STAGE TUBE Exclusive: Watch New Clip from Matthew Bourne's THE CAR MAN, Coming Soon to UK Cinemas
by Stage Tube - Feb 24, 2016

Recently knighted and internationally acclaimed choreographer Matthew Bourne's stunning dance thriller, The Car Man, will be released in cinemas across the UK from 1 March 2016. Performed by Matthew Bourne's Dance Company, New Adventures, the award-winning The Car Man is loosely based on Bizet's popular opera (CARMEN) and has one of the most thrilling and instantly recognisable scores in classical music, brilliantly arranged by Terry Davies. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you an exclusive clip!

STAGE TUBE: Zizi Strallen And Cast Of MARY POPPINS On Royal Variety Performance!
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2015

Zizi Strallen and the cast of the UK tour of Mary Poppins starred at this year's Royal Variety Performance!

VIDEO: CATS' Nicole Scherzinger Performs 'Memory' at 2015 Olivier Awards
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 13, 2015

Nicole Scherzinger, nominated for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical for Grizabella in CATS, performed 'Memory' from Cats at the 2015 Olivier Awards last night.

STAGE TUBE: Andrew Lloyd Webber Talks CATS Revival with Nicole Scherzinger!
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2014

As previously announced, Nicole Scherzinger will make her West End stage debut as Grizabella in Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking musical Cats. Returning to the West End for a strictly limited run at the London Palladium, press night is on 11 December at 7pm. Based on T. S. Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, the original creative team - Director Trevor Nunn, Associate Director and Choreographer Gillian Lynne, Designer John Napier and Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber - are reunited to bring Cats back to the West End this Christmas. In the videos below, Webber and Eliot's goddaughter Susanna Morley chat with Cerys Matthews about the origin of the musical and the revival on 'The One Show.' Check out the full interviews below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch the Cast of CATS Get Fabulously Feline
by Stage Tube - Nov 6, 2014

As the highly anticipated West End Revival of CATS draws near, videos were released of some of the cast members getting into their make-up. The videos feature Callum Train and Ziz Strallen, two of the show's actors, transforming into their cat make-up in two mesmerizing videos.

STAGE TUBE: MERRILY Prepares For West End Transfer!
by Stage Tube - Apr 11, 2013

The full cast is announced today as rehearsals begin for the West End transfer of the stunning Menier Chocolate Factory production of the Sondheim/ Furth musical Merrily We Roll Along. Directed by triple Olivier Award winner Maria Friedman, previews begin at the Harold Pinter Theatre on Tuesday 23rd April.


Zizi Strallen Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Zizi Strallen been in?
Zizi Strallen has not appeared on Broadway.

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

What was Zizi Strallen's first West End show?
Zizi Strallen's first West End show was Rock of Ages which opened in 2011