Damien Winchester

Damien Winchester is a professional actor hailing from Hertfordshire, UK. Born in St Albans on 11th June 1992, he moved to London for training and made his West End debut in Disney’s Aladdin in 2017. He is a skilled tenor, falsetto, and R&B singer.

 

Training:

He began his training in Musical Theatre at the London College of Music in 2016 but did not finish the degree to make his professional West End debut.

Theatre:

Damien’s work in theatre includes playing the role of Audrey II in Babette Smith’s Little Shop Of Horrors (2011) and Genie in Karina Bygate’s Aladdin (pantomime, 2014) at the Hemel Hempstead Theatre Co (2011). He played Lola La Leggs – Drag Queen Extraordinaire in Babette Smith’s A Night Of Burlesque (2015) and Tina Turner in Babette Smith’s Welcome To Vegas (2015), both by Emerald Kitty Productions. His credits in musicals also include appearing as Jennifer Hudson in Chris Young’s Forbidden Broadway (2015) and Seaweed in Hairspray (2015); Wiz in Amy Dunstall’s The Wiz (Vivo D’arte, 2016); swing/cover Genie and Babkak in Casey Nicholaw’s Aladdin The Musical (Disney Theatrical Productions, 2017-2018), and is currently playing Drifter in Marc Bruni’s Beautiful – The Carole King Musical (Mark Rubinstein Ltd, 2019).