Post-Show Drinks by Encore Radio

Post-Show Drinks by Encore Radio

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Post-Show Drinks - an Encore Radio podcast series - is a new musical theatre podcast that showcases actors from the West End and beyond.


Natalie McQueen on 9 to 5 The Musical, Wicked, Les Misérables & More
Aug 14 • 57 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with West End star Natalie McQueen. Natalie is currently playing the role of Doralee Rhodes in 9 to 5 The Musical at the Savoy Theatre. We speak about her musical theatre journey from singing at a young age…
Luke Johnson on Lord Of The Rings The Musical, The Light Princess, The Wizard of Oz & More
Aug 7 • 43 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with West End star Luke Johnson. Luke talks about training as a gymnast before entering the world of musical theatre, first at Newcastle College and then at Laine Theatre Arts. We speak about the many roles…
Maiya Quansah-Breed on SIX The Musical, Guildford School of Acting & more
Jul 31 • 43 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down Olivier Award-nominated, West End star Maiya Quansah-Breed. We speak about Maiya’s journey into musical theatre, from singing at an early age and then training at the Guildford School of Acting. We speak…
Oliver Savile on Wicked, Les Misérables, The Last Ship & More
Jul 24 • 47 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with West End star Oliver Savile. We speak about Oliver’s start in musical theatre and training at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts. Oliver also tells us more about his time in Wicked, making his west end…
Kate Graham on Mamma Mia!, Beauty and the Beast, Billy Elliott & More
Jul 17 • 46 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with West End star Kate Graham. We speak about Kate’s start in musical theatre, her history degree at Durham University and then training at the Royal Academy of Music. Kate also tells us more about her time…
Daniel Boys on BBC’s Any Dream Will Do, Avenue Q, RENT, Grease & more
Jul 10 • 45 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with West End star Daniel Boys. We speak about Daniel’s start in musical theatre to then training at Guildford School of Acting. Daniel also tells us more about his time in BBC’s Any Dream Will Do, as well as…
Sophie Isaacs on Heathers The Musical, Made In Dagenham & more
Jul 3 • 42 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with West End star Sophie Isaacs. We speak about Sophie’s time at Stagecoach Performing Arts and how that initial training gave her the best foot forward. We also speak about Sophie making her West End debut…
Chris McGuigan on Waitress, Titanic The Musical & MORE
Jun 26 • 42 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with West End star Chris McGuigan. Chris is currently making his West End debut in Waitress at the Adelphi Theatre. We learn more about where his passion began for musical theatre, from performing in a youth…
Rebecca Lock on Heathers, The Phantom of The Opera, Avenue Q & More
Jun 19 • 41 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with West End star Rebecca Lock. We speak about Rebecca’s time in the National Youth Music Theatre to her training at Central School of Speech and Drama. We speak about her variety of West End credits…
Joseph Connor on Wicked, Lord Of The Rings The Musical, Starlight Express & More
Jun 12 • 39 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with West End star Joseph Connor. Joseph joined the original London company of Wicked when it first opened at the Apollo Victoria Theatre when he was 17! We learn more about Joseph’s Wicked Story and what it…
Lorna Want on Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, Winning An Olivier & More
Jun 5 • 38 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with Olivier Award-winner Lorna Want. We speak to Lorna about growing up in the world of theatre and appearing in Les Misérables as a child. We also speak about her time in Beautiful - The Carole King Musical…
Rachel Tucker on Come From Away, Wicked, We Will Rock You, BBC’s I’d Do Anything & More
May 29 • 52 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with Broadway and West End Star Rachel Tucker. Rachel is currently playing Captain Beverly Bass, Annette and Others in the Oliver Award-winning musical Come From Away. We speak to Rachel about growing up in…
Jeremy Taylor on Phantom Of The Opera, Wicked, The Sound Of Music & More
May 22 • 41 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with Jeremy Taylor. Jeremy is currently playing Raoul, Vicomte de Chagny in Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre London. We speak to Jeremy about training at GSA - Guildford School of Acting and…
Chris Aukett on The Wind in the Willows at the London Palladium, Training at LIPA & More
May 15 • 35 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with Chris Aukett, he tells us about making his West End debut in The Wind in the Willows The Musical at the London Palladium. We speak about his career to date and discuss what makes a good company member…
David Thaxton On Phantom Of The Opera, Les Misérables, W1 Workshops & More
May 8 • 40 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with Olivier Award-winning, Phantom of the Opera star David Thaxton. David tells us about how he got into the industry from his early days in amateur dramatics with KLODS; King’s Lynn Operatic and Drama…
Rebecca Trehearn on Ghost The Musical, We Will Rock You, Winning An Olivier Award & More
May 1 • 31 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with Olivier Award-winning actress Rebecca Trehearn. Rebecca tells us how she got into musical theatre, about her time with Ghost The Musical and playing Molly on the first UK Tour. We also speak about her…
Laura Tyrer on Chicago, Cabaret, training at London Studio Centre & More
Apr 24 • 35 min
Post-Show Drinks, a musical theatre podcast showcasing actors from the West End and beyond. In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with Laura Tyrer, who recently played the role of Velma Kelly in Chicago at the Phoenix Theatre in London’s West…
Charlotte Page on Phantom Of The Opera, The Addams Family, Follies & More
Apr 17 • 45 min
Charlotte began her career by studying at the Royal Academy of Music, training as a classical singer and actress. Before entering the world of musical theatre Charlotte has starred in a variety of operas as the principle lead with the Welsh National…
Steph Parry on Mamma Mia!, 42nd Street, Billy Elliot & more
Apr 10 • 39 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with Steph Parry. Steph made national headlines as the actress who ran down the road from Drury Lane Theatre to the Novello Theatre to play the role of Donna, mid-show, in Mamma Mia! Steph takes us through…
Simon-Anthony Rhoden on playing Lola in Kinky Boots, training at LAMDA & more
Apr 3 • 36 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with Simon-Anthony Rhoden, during his last week of playing Lola in Kinky Boots at the Adelphi Theatre. Simon-Anthony talks about training in classical theatre at LAMDA - London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art…
Julie Stark on We Will Rock You, returning to the Dominion Theatre for Bat Out of Hell & More
Mar 27 • 35 min
In this episode, Connor and Catherine sit down with Julie Stark, who has recently appeared in Bat Out of Hell The Musical at the Dominion Theatre. Julie talks about her fascinating start in musical theatre from publishing to musical theatre. We speak…
Jordan Luke Gage on playing Strat in Bat Out Of Hell, High School Musical & more
Mar 13 • 34 min
Encore Radio sits down with Jordan Luke Gage, recently playing the role of Strat in Jim Steinman’s Bat Out Of Hell at London’s Dominion Theatre. We speak about how Jordan got into musical theatre, including a youth production of Disney’s High School…
Katie Birtill on The Royal Academy of Music, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, The Last Five Years & more
Mar 13 • 34 min
Encore Radio sits down with Katie Birtill, who has recently released her solo album Baby, Dream Your Dream, a celebration of Musical Theatre songs with her jazz quartet. We speak to Katie about leaving her medicine career with the Bristol University and…
Dean Chisnall on Les Misérables, Blood Brothers, Shrek The Musical & more
Mar 13 • 36 min
Encore Radio sits down with Dean Chisnall who is currently starring as Jean Valjean in Les Misérables at the Queens Theatre in London’s West End. We talk about his career since graduating from Arts Educational Schools London appearing in shows such as…
Post-Show Drinks Trailer
Mar 12 • 0 min
Post-Show Drinks is a new musical theatre podcast that showcases actors from the West End and beyond. This series will explore everything from pre-show rituals to funny bloopers and magical musical moments. Featuring stars including Dean Chisnall, Olivier…