Benjamin Newsome – Resident Casting Director

Ben Newsome
Laine Theatre Arts
Theatre credits include: The Jewish Legends (Upstairs at the Gatehouse, The Jewish Museum and The Radlett Centre);TheMystery Of Edwin Drood and Only Our Own (Arts Theatre);She Loves Me, [Title Of Show], A Class Act, Damn Yankees andThe Clockmaker’s Daughter (Landor Theatre); The Secret Garden In Concert and Pop Factor (UK Tour); I Do! I Do! (Riverside Studios);Search For A Twitter Star,RAGS The Musical – In ConcertandSam Bailey Live In The West End(Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue); Bye Bye Birdie,Face The Music, Into The Woods, TheApple Tree, How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying andPhantom(Ye Olde Rose and Crown Theatre);It’s A Bird…It’s A Plane…It’s Superman (Ye Olde Rose and Crown Theatre and West End transfer to Leicester Square Theatre); ROOMS – A Rock Romance, Armstrong’s War and As Is (Finborough Theatre); Rent (Tabard Theatre), Passing By andOn Tidy Endings (Tristan Bates Theatre);Ushers: The Front Of House Musical (Charing Cross Theatre);Viva Voce, Walk Like A Man and Rock Titans (International Tours); Carousel (Arcola Theatre) and San Domino (Grimeborn Festival, Arcola Theatre);The Last Five Years (Greenwich Theatre);Dessa Rose (Trafalgar Studios), Unidentified Item In The Bagging Area and Asking Rembrandt (Old Red Lion Theatre);Telescope (TestBed1);TheGoodbye Girl (Upstairs At The Gatehouse);Lovesong Of The Electric Bear (Hope Theatre);RSO In Concert (St. James Theatre); You Won’t Succeed On Broadway Without Any Jews (St. James Theatre and Israel Tour);The Jungle Book (Dubai Tour) & Bridlington Spa Repertory Season. From Page To Stage Season 2013, 2014 & 2015 (Tristan Bates), Revolution The Musical (UK Tour) and Atlas Theatre Norfolk Repertory Season.
Television credits include: Assistant Casting Director for Aladdin and Jamillah(CBBC).
Awards include: Nomination at Top Casting Director Awards UK 2014.