Leah West

Leah West

Overview

Leah graduated from Arts Educational Schools, London in 2015. Whilst training she had the opportunity to perform with the BBC concert orchestra as a soloist on BBC Radio 2 'Friday Night Is Music Night' and was runner up in the Stephen Sondheim student performer of the year award. Her credits since graduating include; Disney's Film 'Beauty and the Beast.' She then appeared in 'Grand Hotel' at the Southwark Playhouse where she later returned to play Beulah and Mrs Lansdale in Rogers and Hammerstein's 'Allegro'. After doing a UK tour of a new musical 'The Smallest Show On Earth', Leah began working at the Theatre Du Ch√Ętelet in Paris and the Grand Theatre Luxembourg with a production of 'Kiss Me Kate' and appeared at the Sheffield Crucible in 'Annie Get Your Gun.'

She is also about to film with ITV as the role of Maya in the new 'Unforgotten' series.

Characteristics

  • Height: 5' 7 (170cm)
  • Playing Age: 21 - 30
  • Eye Colour: Blue-Green
  • Hair Colour: Mid Brown
  • Hair Length: Mid Length
  • Appearance: White

Film

Beauty and the Beast, Debutante, Walt Disney Pictures, (director: Bill Condon)

Television

Unforgotten (series 3), Maya, ITV/Mainstreet Productions, (director: Andy Wilson)

Theatre

Sweet Charity, Ursula, Nottingham Playhouse,(director: Bill Buckhurst)

Annie Get Your Gun, Ensemble, Sheffield Crucible, (director: Paul Foster)

Allegro, Beulah, Southwark Playhouse, (director: Thom Southerland)
Kiss Me, Kate, Ensemble, Theatre du Chatelet, Paris & Grand, Luxembourg, (director: Lee Blakeley)
The Smallest Show on Earth, Ensemble u/s Marlene & Jean, National Tour, (director: Thom Southerland)
Grand Hotel, Tootsie, Southwark Playhouse, (director: Thom Southerland)

Radio

Friday Night Is Music Night, Soloist, BBC, Anthony Cherry

Workshop

The Illusionist, Various, Michael Harrison Entertainment (director: Thom Southerland)

Boom!, Cecile, Philip Wilson
Swear Our Love, Laura, Luke Sheppard

Leah West
Leah West
Leah West