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Nicola Blackman

Mrs Boyle

Training: Guildhall School of Music & Drama .

West End Theatre credits include: Showboat; Mutiny!; Little Shop of Horrors (Original UK Cast); Elegies (Original UK Cast); The Lion King; , Destry Rides Again (nominated for an Olivier Award as Best Supporting Actress in a Musical) ; Barnum; Animal Farm (National Theatre); The Pied Piper (National Theatre); Love on the Plastic.

Regional and International work includes:  The Comedy of Errors (English Shakespeare Company):  La Cage Aux Folles (Frankfurt); Twelfth Night; The Taming Of The Shrew; Fanny Kemble, The Count Of Monte Christo (Nuffield Theatre Southampton); The Wiz; Cabaret; Stepping Out ; Fame, The Rocky Horror Show, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Five Blue-haired Ladies Sitting On A Bench; Mamma Mia (International Tour).

Other Credits include: The Government Inspector (Compass Theatre Company);  Forbidden Games; The Hi Ho Singalong Show; When Blair Met Bush and Bunga (Edinburgh Fringe Festival)

Film and Television Credits include:  Trollied; EastEnders,; The Bill; Angels; Birds of a Feather; I Claudias; The Diary Of Bridget Hitler; Fathers and Families; The Savage; Killer Net; Us Girls; Madam Manhattan; Live and Let Die; Jack and the Beanstalk.

As a backing singer, Nicola had the pleasure of working with Ray Charles, Lulu, David Essex and Millicent Martin and was also part of the Oscar-winning team on the soundtrack of A Passage to India