In The Frame: Theatre Interviews from West End Frame

S8 Ep54: Oscar Conlon-Morrey, Robert Cecil in Treason

October 16, 2023 West End Frame Season 8 Episode 54
In The Frame: Theatre Interviews from West End Frame
S8 Ep54: Oscar Conlon-Morrey, Robert Cecil in Treason
Show Notes

Oscar Conlon-Morrey is playing Robert Cecil in the fully staged world premiere of Treason The Musical.

Treason is touring to Edinburgh and Sheffield ahead of a London run at the Alexandra Palace Theatre. It has just been revealed that Treason will finish its tour at the London Palladium for two performances!

Since the release of the original EP back in 2020, Treason’s songs have been streamed over 1 million times across 96 countries. Treason was previously produced as a streamed concert in 2021 ahead of a sold out live concert at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane last year.

Oscar most recently played Jack in Mother Goose alongside Sir Ian McKellen in the West End and on tour. His other theatre credits include: Only Fools and Horses (Theatre Royal Haymarket), The Toxic Avenger (The Arts Theatre), Nativity! The Musical (Hammersmith Apollo & UK Tour), Cinderella: A Socially Distanced Ball (Turbine Theatre), The Fall, Anthony Munday (Shakespeare’s Globe), The Downfall of Robert Earl of Huntington (Sam Wanamaker Playhouse) and Joseph and His Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat (Kilworth House). 

Oscar's screen credits include: Spirit Rangers (Netflix), My Friend Oscar (Rhode Trip Pictures), A Killer Party (Blue Mahoe Productions) and First Date (Lambert Jackson Productions). In the pandemic, Oscar become renowned for producing online sketch videos which took theatreland by storm.

In this episode, Oscar discusses all-things Treason and why it's such an important story as well as his journey with Only Fools and Horses, working with Sir Ian McKellen and how his childhood led him towards excelling at multi-roling. 

Treason The Musical begins its tour at the Edinburgh Festival Theatre on 25th October before visiting the Sheffield Lyceum Theatre. It plays the Alexandra Palace Theatre 8th - 18th November and the London Palladium 21st - 22nd November. Visit www.treasonthemusical.com for tickets.

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