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Birth Place: Dallas, Texas

Bio:
Aaron most recently appeared on the West End stage in Hamilton. Prior to that, he toured the UK and Ireland in the new production of Sister Act, this time playing the role of Curtis. Training: BA from Yale University and MA from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (formerly the Royal Scottish ... (read complete bio)
VIDEO: The Barn Theatre Pays Tribute to British Musical Theatre Composers With Concer Photo VIDEO: The Barn Theatre Pays Tribute to British Musical Theatre Composers With Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2020

The Barn Theatre is paying tribute to British musical theatre composers through their concert series! They have paid tribute to Amies & Clements, Elliot Davis, Finn Anderson, and Daniel and Laura Curtis.

Sharon D. Clarke, Noma Dumezweni, Norm Lewis And More Join TURN UP Fundraising Event  Photo Sharon D. Clarke, Noma Dumezweni, Norm Lewis And More Join TURN UP Fundraising Event For Black Lives Matter
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020

Theatrical superstars Sharon D. Clarke, Noma Dumezweni, Clive Rowe, Kwame Kwei-Armah, Johnnie Fiore, Brenda Edwards, Zaris-Angel Hator, Rachel Adedeji, Aisha Jawando, Norm Lewis, Brittney Johnson, Brandi Chavonne Massey, and Joe Aaron Reid and more join the lineup for Turn Up, a live stream event supporting the Black Lives Matter movement.

Barn Theatre Announces Next Two British Musical Theatre Concerts Photo Barn Theatre Announces Next Two British Musical Theatre Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020

The Barn Theatre has announced their next two virtual musical theatre concerts celebrating the music of the award-winning musical theatre writing team Amies & Clements (Stephanie Jayne Amies and Teddy Clements) and musical theatre playwright, lyricist and director Annabel Mutale Reed.

Watch Dougie Carter, Aaron Lee Lambert, Steph Parry and Laura Pick on IN THE WINGS Photo Watch Dougie Carter, Aaron Lee Lambert, Steph Parry and Laura Pick on IN THE WINGS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2020

In The Wings is a series of human interest interviews and live entertainment hosted in a London theatre, with composers, writers, and creatives of shows that have been postponed due to COVID-19.

Richard Thomas, Dougie Carter, Aaron Lee Lambert and More to Take Part in IN THE WING Photo Richard Thomas, Dougie Carter, Aaron Lee Lambert and More to Take Part in IN THE WINGS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2020

In The Wings will feature Olivier award-winning composer Richard Thomas, with live performances by Dougie Carter (Les Misérables; Sunset Boulevard), Aaron Lee Lambert (Hamilton; Miss Saigon; Sweeney Todd), Steph Parry (Mamma Mia; 42nd Street) and Laura Pick (Wicked; The Sound of Music).

Aimie Atkinson, Lucie Jones, and More West End Stars Announced For Elliot Davis Virtu Photo Aimie Atkinson, Lucie Jones, and More West End Stars Announced For Elliot Davis Virtual Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020

The Barn Theatre has announced that Busted and Son of Dork co-founder James Bourne will join an all-star West End line up for their third virtual concert, The Barn Theatre Presents: The Music of Elliot Davis, which will celebrate the work of Loserville composer Elliot Davis.

Legal Action from Fired COLOR PURPLE Star Postponed Due to Health Crisis Photo Legal Action from Fired COLOR PURPLE Star Postponed Due to Health Crisis
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2020

Legal action was previously set to begin in April, but according to The Stage,  the tribunal against Curve in Leicester has been postponed due to the global health crisis. Chris Stafford told The Stage: a?oeThe hearing, which was due to commence on April 30, has been vacated following a direction made by the president of the employment tribunals in light of the current Covid-19 pandemic. The hearing will now be listed for a future date when the employment tribunals are back to being fully operational.a??

Oluwaseyi (Seyi) Omooba Legal Action Regarding THE COLOR PURPLE Controversy to Begin  Photo Oluwaseyi (Seyi) Omooba Legal Action Regarding THE COLOR PURPLE Controversy to Begin in April
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2020

BroadwayWorld had previously reported that actress Oluwaseyi (Seyi) Omooba was removed from Leicester Curve and Birmingham Hippodrome's revival of musical The Color Purple after West End Hamilton actor Aaron Lee Lambert shared a screenshot of her 2014 Facebook post. The post quickly went viral, resulting in a social media outcry with many calling the actress homophobic.

THE COLOR PURPLE Actress Drops Legal Action Against Producer After Being Fired for 'H Photo THE COLOR PURPLE Actress Drops Legal Action Against Producer After Being Fired for 'Homophobic' Views
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2020

As BroadwayWorld reported in September, actress Oluwaseyi (Seyi) Omooba was removed from Leicester Curve and Birmingham Hippodrome's revival of musical The Color Purple after West End Hamilton actor Aaron Lee Lambert shared a screenshot of her 2014 Facebook post. The post quickly went viral, resulting in a social media outcry with many calling the actress homophobic.

New West End Casting Announced For HAMILTON Photo New West End Casting Announced For HAMILTON
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2019

New casting has been announced for the multi award-winning West End production of HAMILTON as the show enters its third year at the Victoria Palace Theatre. Also announced is the release of further tickets with the show now booking in London to 28 March 2020.

Alice Walker Pens Moving Essay on THE COLOR PURPLE, Celie as a Character and Oluwasey Photo Alice Walker Pens Moving Essay on THE COLOR PURPLE, Celie as a Character and Oluwaseyi Omooba
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2019

On Facebook this week, producer Scott Sanders shared the below letter from the Pulitzer Prize winning writer of The Color Purple, Alice Walker...

Wake Up With BWW 9/30: BE MORE CHILL Comes to London, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/30: BE MORE CHILL Comes to London, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2019

Today's top stories: Be More Chill is headed to London, and more!

'Homophobic' Actress Dropped From THE COLOR PURPLE Plans To Sue Photo 'Homophobic' Actress Dropped From THE COLOR PURPLE Plans To Sue
by Marianka Swain - Sep 29, 2019

As we previously reported, actress Oluwaseyi (Seyi) Omooba was removed from Leicester Curve and Birmingham Hippodrome's revival of musical The Color Purple after Hamilton actor Aaron Lee Lambert shared a screenshot of her 2014 Facebook post. Now, the Daily Mail reports that Omooba claims she is a victim of religious discrimination.

West End Calling Announces Audition Tour Dates Photo West End Calling Announces Audition Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2019

Are you a budding musical theatre performer aged 6 to 21? Do you dream of performing in London on a West End stage? The talent competition, West End Calling is back and they want to see YOU!

Theatrical Rights Worldwide & Authors Respond To Seyi Omooba's Dropping From THE COLO Photo Theatrical Rights Worldwide & Authors Respond To Seyi Omooba's Dropping From THE COLOR PURPLE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2019

Now, Theatrical Rights Worldwide has released a statement of support on their behalf and that of the authors of the show...

Global Roundup 3/22 - THE COLOR PURPLE Casting Controversy, Paper Mill's 2019/2020 Se Photo Global Roundup 3/22 - THE COLOR PURPLE Casting Controversy, Paper Mill's 2019/2020 Season, and More!
by BWW Special - Mar 22, 2019

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature The Color Purple Casting Controversy, Paper Mill's 2019/2020 Season, and More!

Wake Up With BWW 3/22: HADESTOWN Begins Previews, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/22: HADESTOWN Begins Previews, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 22, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Happy Friday! Finish off your week by catching up on the latest Broadway news!

Seyi Omooba Dropped from THE COLOR PURPLE Following Homophobic Social Media Posts Photo Seyi Omooba Dropped from THE COLOR PURPLE Following Homophobic Social Media Posts
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2019

Last Friday, on Twitter, Hamilton actor Aaron Lee Lambert shared a screenshot of a Facebook post by Oluwaseyi (Seyi) Omooba - who had just been announced as playing Celie in Leicester Curve and Birmingham Hippodrome's revival of musical The Color Purple. Curve and Birmingham Hippodrome have responded, stating that Omooba has been removed from the cast of The Color Purple

Wake Up With BWW 3/19: OKLAHOMA! on Broadway Begins Previews, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/19: OKLAHOMA! on Broadway Begins Previews, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 19, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld, and happy Tuesday! Kick off another work day by catching up on the latest Broadway news!

Leicester Curve Addresses THE COLOR PURPLE Cast Member's Homophobic Comments Photo Leicester Curve Addresses THE COLOR PURPLE Cast Member's Homophobic Comments
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2019

Last Friday, on Twitter, Hamilton actor Aaron Lee Lambert shared a screenshot of a Facebook post by Oluwaseyi (Seyi) Omooba - who had just been announced as playing Celie in Leicester Curve and Birmingham Hippodrome's revival of musical The Color Purple.

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