Simon Oskarsson

Simon Oskarsson

Overview

Simon is originally from Nybro, Sweden and will be graduating from The Arts Educational School London in 2018. 

Whilst in drama school his roles included; Emcee in ´Cabaret´and Ensemble in ´Top Hat´. He played ‘Bernardo’ in West Side Story at Växjö Teater , ‘Claude’ in HAIR - The Musical at Nöjesteatern in Malmö and was part of the production of Miss Saigon at Malmö Opera in Sweden before starting his training in London.
Simon is also a former member and soloist of The Royal Swedish Navy Cadet Band where he played the trumpet at arena shows and concerts in Sweden, UK, Germany, Switzerland, and America.

Simon recently made his professional debut in 'Return to the Forbidden Planet' playing Ariel for which he received an 'Offie' nomination for best MALE PERF IN SUPPORTING ROLE (MUSICAL). Simon has just finished shooting in 'So Awkward' for CBBC playing the role of Gustav.

Characteristics

  • Height: 5' 10 (178cm)
  • Playing Age: 18 - 24
  • Eye Colour: Hazel
  • Hair Colour: Dark Brown
  • Hair Length: Short

Television

So Awkward, Gustav, CBBC, (director: Vito Rocco)

Olivier Awards 2017, Ensemble, (director: Julian Bird)

Friday Night is Music Night: Disney's Broadway Hits, Ensemble,(director: Jeff Lee)

Theatre

Kiss Me Kate, Ensemble, Sheffield Crucible, (director: Paul Foster)

To Paint The Earth/From Page To Stage, Ephraim Chernowicz (Sentyk), Aria Entertainment, Southwark Playhouse, (director: Michael Howcroft)

RETURN TO THE FORBIDDEN PLANET, Ariel/Dance Captain, Ovation, Upstairs at the Gatehouse, John Plews

Top Hat(Musical), Ensemble, Arts Educational Schools London, (director: Richard Fitch)

Cabaret (Musical), Emcee, Arts Educational Schools London, (director: Lotte Wakeham)

Round And Round The Garden (Stage), Reg, Arts Educational Schools London, (director: Peter Forbes)

The Phantom of the Opera (Stage), Monsieur Andre, Arts Educational Schools London, (directors: Stephen Barlow/ Anthony Gabriele)

WEST SIDE STORY (Musical), Bernardo, Highlights Productions, (director: Hani Arabbi)

Hair - The Musical, Claude, Julius Production AB, LDMG, (director: Martin Palmqvist)

 

Workshop

Putte Hågen, Dåliga Mänskor (Bad Humans), Malmö Opera, Niklas Riesbeck