52 episodes

Backstage With… takes you behind the scenes with the biggest names in musical theatre.

We tell stories of shows people have worked on, actors they’ve worked with, and things that didn’t necessarily go to plan, on stage and off, and ask about the real issues facing the industry that so many people devote their lives to.

Expect industry secrets, eyebrow raising stories and behind the scenes access.

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Backstage With… takes you behind the scenes with the biggest names in musical theatre.

We tell stories of shows people have worked on, actors they’ve worked with, and things that didn’t necessarily go to plan, on stage and off, and ask about the real issues facing the industry that so many people devote their lives to.

Expect industry secrets, eyebrow raising stories and behind the scenes access.

    Sara Bareilles & Gavin Creel (Waitress)

    Sara Bareilles & Gavin Creel (Waitress)

    Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel are getting ready to join the cast of Waitress the musical in London's West End for six weeks from 27th January.

    • 12 min
    Rachel John (Girl from the North Country, Hamilton, Memphis)

    Rachel John (Girl from the North Country, Hamilton, Memphis)

    Rachel John is currently playing Mrs Neilsen in Girl from the North Country at the Gielgud Theatre in the West End. 

    You may have previously seen her as Angelica in the Original London Cast of Hamilton, for which she received an Olivier nomination. Her other credits include The Bodyguard, Memphis, We Will Rock You and Sister Act. 

    • 44 min
    WhatsOnStage Awards 2020 Nominees

    WhatsOnStage Awards 2020 Nominees

    Mikey Worrall went along to the reception at The Hospital Club in Covent Garden where he spoke to &Juliet's Miriam-Teak Lee, Cassidy Janson and Jordan Luke Gage, Waitress's David Hunter and Marisha Wallace, and Dear Evan Hansen's Sam Tutty. 

    • 26 min
    Oliver Ormson (High Fidelity, Cats, The Addams Family)

    Oliver Ormson (High Fidelity, Cats, The Addams Family)

    Oliver Ormson is currently playing Rob in High Fidelity at the Turbine Theatre in south London.

    You may have seen him before in shows such as Cats at Kilworth House and The Addams Family UK tour.

    • 31 min
    Melissa Jacques (Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Mamma Mia!, Wicked)

    Melissa Jacques (Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Mamma Mia!, Wicked)

    It’s 25 years since Melissa Jacques left Sheffield to pursue her musical theatre dreams in London. 

    This autumn she was promoted to the role of Margaret, one of the roles she previously understudied, in Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, after joining the show as a standby last summer.

    • 31 min
    Daniel Boys (Falsettos, Avenue Q, Any Dream Will Do)

    Daniel Boys (Falsettos, Avenue Q, Any Dream Will Do)

    Daniel Boys is currently playing Marvin in Falsettos at The Other Palace. He's appeared in numerous shows including Rent, Sunset Boulevard, Grease, I Love You Because, Avenue Q, Spamalot and Nativity! The Musical.

    • 28 min

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