Simon Thomas

Raoul, Vicomte de Chagny

Theatre includes: recently, Franklin Shepard in Merrily We Roll Along (Theatr Clwyd), Warner Huntingdon III in Legally Blonde (Savoy, Olivier Award for Best Musical 2011) and the title role in the Disney production of Tarzan (Neue Flora, Hamburg). West End: Keith in EX (Soho Theatre), Rapunzel’s Prince in Into the Woods (Regent’s Park Open Air, Olivier Award for Best Musical Revival 2011), Lucien in Marguerite (original cast, Theatre Royal, Haymarket) and Make Me Song (a revue of the music of William Finn, New Players). Also, Ralph Rackstraw in HMS Pinafore (Olivier Award nomination for Outstanding Musical Production 2006) and The Frenchman in Cymbelineand, Officer/Musician in Twelfth Night (Regent’s Park Open Air), Robert in The Merry Wives of Windsor directed by Gregory Doran (RSC), Tony in West Side Story (50th anniversary production), Stanley in Days of Hope (King’s Head), Cassim/Aladdin in Arabian Nights (Derby Playhouse), Kevin in Hardcore (Pleasance London/Edinburgh), Will in Only the Brave (New, Cardiff), The Prince in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical Cinderella (Bristol Old Vic) and understudy Ricard in Rattle of a Simple Man (Nuffield Theatre tour).

Recordings and concerts include: Mario in The Postman and the Poet, Charles Darnay in A Tale of Two Cities (international cast), Lucien in Marguerite, Robert in The Merry Wives of Windsor (RSC), Charles Marlow in The Kissing Dance, Will in Only the Brave, Bob Fry in The Dreaming and Balthazar in The Rock Nativity.

Film includes: Army Conscript in Bigga than Ben.

Television includes: Charles Darnay in Tale of Two Cities, Mr Danes in Doctor Who (2-part Christmas Special 2009) and How Music Works.

Radio includes: Bugsy in Bugsy Malone.