In The Frame: Theatre Interviews from West End Frame

S4 Ep1: Matt Croke, Aladdin in Aladdin & star of The Voice UK

January 26, 2021 West End Frame Season 4 Episode 1
In The Frame: Theatre Interviews from West End Frame
S4 Ep1: Matt Croke, Aladdin in Aladdin & star of The Voice UK
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In The Frame: Theatre Interviews from West End Frame
S4 Ep1: Matt Croke, Aladdin in Aladdin & star of The Voice UK
Jan 26, 2021 Season 4 Episode 1
West End Frame

We're kicking off Series 4 with Matt Croke, fresh from his blind audition on The Voice UK!

Matt famously played the title role in the West End production of Disney’s Aladdin for over two years at the Prince Edward Theatre and has since headlined concerts all over the world.

His other West End credits include understudy Eugene in Grease, understudy Amos Hart & Mary Sunshine in Chicago, understudy Don Lockwood in Singin’ in the Rain and understudy Fiyero in Wicked.

He also covered Tony in the UK tour of West Side Story and understudied Eddie in Funny Girl at the Menier Chocolate Factory alongside Sheridan Smith.  He made his leading man debut as Don Lockwood in Singin’ in the Rain at the Salisbury Playhouse.

In this episode, Matt discusses  competing on The Voice UK as part of Team Olly Murs and his incredible journey from young ensemble member to West End leading man.

Matt's album Only Dreaming is available now. For more information about his theatre academy visit www.RMCacademy.co.uk

Follow Matt on social media: @mattcroke 

Hosted by Andrew Tomlins.
@Andrew_Tomlins

Thanks for listening!

Visit westendframe.co.uk for more info about our podcasts. 

Show Notes

We're kicking off Series 4 with Matt Croke, fresh from his blind audition on The Voice UK!

Matt famously played the title role in the West End production of Disney’s Aladdin for over two years at the Prince Edward Theatre and has since headlined concerts all over the world.

His other West End credits include understudy Eugene in Grease, understudy Amos Hart & Mary Sunshine in Chicago, understudy Don Lockwood in Singin’ in the Rain and understudy Fiyero in Wicked.

He also covered Tony in the UK tour of West Side Story and understudied Eddie in Funny Girl at the Menier Chocolate Factory alongside Sheridan Smith.  He made his leading man debut as Don Lockwood in Singin’ in the Rain at the Salisbury Playhouse.

In this episode, Matt discusses  competing on The Voice UK as part of Team Olly Murs and his incredible journey from young ensemble member to West End leading man.

Matt's album Only Dreaming is available now. For more information about his theatre academy visit www.RMCacademy.co.uk

Follow Matt on social media: @mattcroke 

Hosted by Andrew Tomlins.
@Andrew_Tomlins

Thanks for listening!

Visit westendframe.co.uk for more info about our podcasts.