Keith Higham

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Keith-Higham-HeadshotLiverpool born, Keith graduated from the Royal Academy of Music with a PG DipRAM for excellence in performance and also has a degree in Acting at the Birmingham School of Acting.

Theatre: Prior to joining the Phantom of the Opera company Keith played Billy Bigelow in Opera North’s 5* Production of Carousel. Also for Opera North La Vidm North) Jim Larkens in a Breve, La Bohème, La Fanciulla del West. Sydenham in Between Empires the Musical, (Edinburgh/Stratford East) Thursford Christmas Spectacular, Ensemble/ Cover Anatoly and the Abiter in Chess The Musical (Aberystwyth Arts Centre)  Dick Ashton in Ha Ha Hitler (Jamie Wilson Productions) Dandini in Cinderella (Woking, New Victoria Theatre First Family) Marty in It’s a Wonderful Life (New Wolsey Theatre) Brujon/ understudied and played Javert in Les Miserables 2008/09 (West End) also part of the 25th anniversary concert at the O2. Chess in Concert (Royal Albert Hall) Beast in Beauty and the Beast (Newbury Corn Exchange). William De Corsa Blaze the Musical (Bridewell) Time Out Critics Choice Award. Sweeney Todd in Sweeney Todd (Shawford Mill) John in Beyond the Sea a new musical by Grant Olding (Bridewell)

Before training Keith was part of the 2003 company at the National Youth Music Theatre.

Film and TV: Royal Verity Performance 2010, Police Man in Wounded (Big View Productions) Victor in HMRS film (Casual Films) Keith in Fly Trap (Big View Productions) Pure for Brummiewood 3.

Awards: Ian Fleming Musical Theatre Award 2006, The Henry Cotton Memorial Fund Bursary 2005/06

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