Andy Barke is a London-based actor and dancer who has appeared in numerous theatre shows, as well as television programmes.
He attended The Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts.
Andy has played Prospero in The Tempest (The Complete Works Creative Co.); ensemble and understudy Prince and Buttons in Cinderella (Qdos Pantomimes/Russell Labey); ensemble in Robin Hood (Qdos Pantomimes/Jonathan Kiley); swing and understudy Engines, Greaseball and Hip Hopers in Starlight Express in Germany; ensemble and understudy Buttons, Prince and Ugly Sister in Cinderella (Qdos Pantomimes/Same Kane); Cookson in Peter Pan: The Musical at the Grand Canal Theatre, Dublin; Zebulin and Pharoah in Joseph (Guernsey); Cookson and understudy Starkey in Peter Pan (Southampton Mayflower, Michael Rose Ltd.); Turnov and understudy Greaseball in the UK tour of Starlight Express; Hip Hopper and understudy Greaseball in the Asia tour of Starlight Express; Soldier and understudy Simon in the UK tour of Jesus Christ Superstar; Simon in the German tour of Jesus Christ Superstar; featured ensemble in Exposure at St James Theatre; Mr Baskin in BIG: The Musical at the Theatre Royal, Plymouth; Dewey and Elle’s Dad in Legally Blonde at the Leicester Curve Theatre and Monaco; first cover Paul Maddens and Mr Poppy and Hollywood Producer in Nativity! The Musical’s UK tour original cast; Louis Perryman in An Officer And A Gentleman at the Leicester Curve Theatre; ensemble/understudy Mr Maddens/understudy Mr Poppy/Mr Parker in the UK tour of Nativity! The Musical; understudy Rooster/understudy Franklin Roosevelt/Drake in the UK tour of Annie.
His onscreen credits include Dancer in Comedy Shuffle Show for BBC Three; Dancer in VV Brown “Crying Blood” music video, and Bouncer in Press 81 commercial.
Workshop: He has also been part of the workshops for From Here To Eternity (Lee Menzies) as Clark, and Nativity! The Musical (Debbie Isitt) as Mr Poppy.