One of his most recent successes was being a finalist on BBC One’s ‘The Voice’ under the tuition of Will.I.Am and then Jessie J.
Matt has released a solo album and is now starring as the lead ‘Lola’ in Kinky Boots in the West End. Matt has also been nominated for a What’s On Stage Award for ‘Best Actor’ in his role in Kinky Boots.
Matts other credits include:
- Avenue Q – West End/Uk Tour – Gary Coleman
- The Lion, the Witch and the Wadrobe – Mr Beaver
- The Harder they Come – UK Tour – Ivan
- The Rat Pack Live from Las Vegas – West End – Sammy Davis Jr.
- The Frontline – Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre – Benny
- Hair – Germany – Hud
- Saturday Night Fever – West End – Chester/ Monty
- Miss Saigon – West End – John/Ensemble
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Soon after graduating from Urdang in 2007 Dean landed his first job as a dancer working on ‘The X Factor’ live shows for Brian Freedman, a job which he has returned to for many seasons after. He was then selected as one of 4 men for The X Factor arena tour.
Dean has most recently been choreographing ‘Kylie Minogue’s’ Kiss Me Once World Tour alongside Jerry Reeve and Ashley Wallen and choreographed ‘Cheryl Cole’ for a performance on The X Factor.
Dean’s other credits include:
- Kylie Minogue – Kiss Me Once Tour/Royal Albert Hall – Associate Choreographer
- Leona Lewis – Associate Choreographer & Dancer
- The X Factor – Choreographer & Dancer
- The Gossip – Creative Director & Dancer
- Versace – Fashion Show – Choreographer & Dancer
- JLS – 4th Dimension Tour – Associate Choreographer
- Beth Ditto – World Tour – Creative Director and Dancer
- Janet Jackson – The X Factor – Assistant Choreographer
- Here Come the Girls – UK Arena Tour – Assistant Choreographer
- Take That – UK Tour (The Circus) – Dancer
- Pussycat Dolls – Royal Variety Performance – Dancer
- Thriller Live! – West End – Dance Captain
Claudimar graduated from Urdang in 2011 and went on a world tour with ‘Beth Ditto’ as a dancer. After this he joined the cast of ‘Thriller Live!’ on a European Tour before making his West End debut with the show.
Claudimar has most recently been dance captain for ‘Little Mix’, the only group to have ever won the UK version of The X Factor, on their ‘Salute’ world tour as well as numerous music videos and TV appearances both in the UK and USA.
Claudimar’s other credits include:
- The X factor arena tour – dance captain
- 2015 Rugby World Cup – opening ceremony
- Celo Green – X Factor Live Shows
- Take That – Strictly Come Dancing Live Shows
- Rita Ora – Music Video – Dancer
- Girls Aloud – Strictly Come Dancing/ Children In Need – Dancer
- PUMA – Fashion Show – Dancer
- Ella Henderson – Live at the Palladium – Dancer
Aisha is currently starring in the Motown The Musical in London’s West End.
Aisha’s other credits include:
- Beautiful – The Carole King Musical – West End – Ensemble
- The Lion King – West End – Ensemble
- Soul Sister – West End/ UK Tour – Ikette
- Book of Mormon – West End – Ensemble
Since graduating she has graced the stage in several major West End productions as well television. The most recent of these being the revival of ‘Miss Saigon’ at The Prince Edward Theatre.
Saori’s other credits include:
- The Lion King – West End – Ensemble
- Wicked – West End – Ensemble
- Aladdin – Hackney Empire
- The King and I – Royal Albert Hall – Singer
- The Wizard of Oz – Southbank Centre – Ensemble
- The Phantom of the Opera – Japan – Ballerina
- The Brit Awards – Pet Shop Boys – Dancer
Nathan was one of the first graduates to leave Urdang with the Diploma in Professional Muscial Theatre awarded by Trinity College London. He has since gone on to find success in both stage, screen and in the music industry.
Nathan is due to star as Babkak/1st Cover Genie in Aladdin which is coming to the West End from Broadway in 2016.
Nathan’s other credits include:
- In The Heights – West End
- Catch Me If You Can – Cod – Workshop
- Dinner With Saddam – Jammal – West End
- Urinetown – Officer Barrell/2nd Cover Cladwell – West End
- Rock of Ages – West End – Mayor/ 1st Cover Lonny
- The Rocky Horror Show – UK Tour – Eddie/ Dr Scott
- Miss Saigon – UK Tour
- The Merry Wives of Windsor – The Globe Theatre – Peter Simple
- Hansel and Gretel – Theatre Royal Stratford – Wolf
- Elegies (Angels, Punks & Raging Queens) – The Globe Theatre – Tim/Paco Singer
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Upon graduating in 2001, Victoria was cast in the musical ‘Oh What a Night!’ playing the role of ‘Cat’ for the 2001 UK tour, continuing with the show in Hamburg, Germany from January to June 2002. She finished off the tour with a one month residency at The Sporting Club in Monte Carlo where she also understudied Sheila Ferguson in the role of ‘Roxy’.
Victoria is currently reprising her role of ‘Daniela’ in ‘In The Heights’ in London’s West End, following a sold out run of the show ealier in the year at the Southwark Playhouse. Vicotia has been nominated for ‘Best Supporting Actress’ for her role in the show at next years What’s On Stage Awards.
Victoria’s other credits include:
- In The Heights – West End and Southwark Playhouse – Daniela
- Gypsy – Leicester Curve Theatre – Louise/Gypsy Rose Lee
A Chorus Line – West End – Diana
- Flashdance – West End/ UK Tour – Alex
- Grease – West End – Rizzo
- Desperately Seeking Susan – West End – Maria/ Understudy Susan
- West Side Story – International – Anita
- Fame – West End – Carmen Diaz
- Saturday Night Fever – UK Tour/ International – Stephanie Mungano/ Connie
- Mamma Mia! – West End – Understudy Lisa