Jocasta Almgill

Jocasta Almgill is a professional British actress, singer and dancer who is currently appearing as Lady Capulet, 1st cover Angelique, 2nd cover Anne Hathaway, as well as the ensemble role of Nell in the latest production of & Juliet in the West End. Jocasta is also a teacher at the Lyn Wilson Dance Academy, Italia Conti Associate School and the PPA Performing Arts; an adept ballet, disco, Bollywood, jazz, tap and contemporary dancer. She can also sing and has experience in modelling.

 

Training:

Jocasta attended the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts, Graduating in 2009.

Theatre:

Throughout April and May 2019, she portrayed the role of Anita in West Side Story (Royal Exchange Theatre production) at the Royal Exchange Theatre.

Her other acting projects include The Asian tour of Ghost – The Musical; Our House for HMP Isis production of Pimlico Opera; Little Red Riding Hood at Everyman Theatre, Liverpool; Sister Act for HMP Bronzefield production for Pimlico Opera; Chicago at the Curve, Leicester; Dynamite in the UK tour of Hairspray; Beauty And The Beast at the Radlett Theatre; Dione in the European tour of Hair; the UK tour of The Blues Brothers; Titania in the international tour of A Midsummer Night's Dream; ensemble in In The Heights at the King's Cross (2015); ensemble in the 2016 West End Premier production of Dreamgirls at the Savoy; & Juliet at the Manchester Opera House and Shaftesbury Theatre; Yvonne in Sunshine.

Film:

Jocasta appeared in the movie Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.

Music:

She is a soul singer in the Jocasta Almgill function band and also a jazz singer.