- On November 3, 2015
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GAMTA is proud to have a high number of former students working within the industry. This month, we are featuring GAMTA Grad student LISA MATHIESON. Lisa trained with us from a young age before heading to London to complete her studies (before our FT Course came into existence)
Lisa has enjoyed a very busy and varied career as Dancer and Singer which has seen her perform in some of the world’s most well known shows. She is currently appearing in the UK Tour of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels as Dance Captain. She was also in the Original West End Cast at the Savoy Theatre, London. In this production Lisa worked with legendary Broadway producer Jerry Mitchell [Pictured below] who also brought us Legally Blonde and the West End’s latest smash hit Kinky Boots.
Theatre Credits Include: Virtue/Dance Captain in Anything Goes (Kilworth House Theatre) [Pictured below], Santa Claus The Musical (Grand Theatre, Singapore), Ultimate Broadway (Culture Square Theatre, Shanghai), Love Never Dies (Adelphi Theatre, West End), Gotta Sing Gotta Dance (UK Tour) [Pictured below], Monty Python’s Spamalot (Musical Dome, Cologne), We Will Rock You (Musical Dome, Cologne), Dancing Queen (USA Tour), Hold Tight It’s 60’s Night (Holland Tour), Sally in Twist and Shout (UK Tour), Prince Charming in Cinderella (Palace Theatre, Kilmarnock), Aladdin in Aladdin (Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne).
Other Credits include: Bonnie in Bonnie and Clyde (Original Recording), Vocalist in Monty Pythons Spamalot (Original German Cast Recording), Vocalist in Just So (Original Cast Recording), Dancer in 42nd Street Gala (London Palladium), Dancer (The One Show, BBC)
Lisa is of course a familiar guest teacher at GAMTA and has choreographed on various occasions for us including our Bittersweet Glee Group on Comic Relief Does Glee Club (CBBC), various Cabaret sets and also our original musical Hansel & Gretel.