In The Frame: Theatre Interviews from West End Frame

S5 Ep7: Landi Oshinowo, Mrs Phelps in Matilda The Musical

September 10, 2021 West End Frame Season 5 Episode 7
In The Frame: Theatre Interviews from West End Frame
S5 Ep7: Landi Oshinowo, Mrs Phelps in Matilda The Musical
Show Notes

Landi Oshinowo is starring as Mrs Phelps in Matilda The Musical which resumes its record-breaking West End run at the Cambridge Theatre from Thursday 16th September 2021.

Landi was part of the original cast of Sister Act (London Palladium), understudying Deloris. She went on to star as Dragon/Ugly Duckling in the original West End production of Shrek The Musical (Theatre Royal Drury Lane). Most recently she played Jarene in The Color Purple (Leicester Curve/Birmingham Hippodrome).

Landi's other credits include: Nell in Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Mercury Colchester/Southwark Playhouse); Widow Zuma in A Little Princess (Royal Festival Hall); The Witch/Jenny Hill in Big Fish (The Other Palace); Hattie in Kiss Me Kate (Welsh National Opera); Joyce Heath in Barnum (UK tour); Miss Sherman in Fame (UK tour); understudy Sargent in The Light Princess (National Theatre); Poopsie in The Pajama Game (Chichester Festival Theatre) and Rafiki/Nala in The Legend of Lion King (Euro Disney). She also appeared on I’d Do Anything  (BBC).

Matilda The Musical runs at the Cambridge Theatre, visit www.uk.matildathemusical.com for info and tickets.

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