Monique Young is a professional actress living in London. She is skilled in ballet, jazz and tap dancing, pas de deux and is a talented mezzo-soprano. She is also a qualified dance teacher. Monique is appearing as an ensemble in Mary Poppins.
Monique has trained extensively in acting and musical theatre. She attended Tring Park School For The Performing Arts, pursuing a course in Musical Theatre (2006 – 2011). She went to the Arts Educational Schools, London to earn a BA Honours degree in Musical Theatre (2011 – 2014) after which she was also in The Actors Class 2018.
Monique’s credits on stage include alternate Dale in the UK tour of Matthew White and Kenny Wax’s Top Hat; Penny Pingleton in Paul Kerryson’s Hairspray (Mark Goucher Ltd); Peggy Sawyer in Stephen Mear’s 42nd Street at The Theatre Du Chatelet; Bianca/Lois Lane in Matthew White’s Kiss Me Kate at the Kilworth House Theatre; Kathy Seldon in Robert Carsen’s Singin’ In The Rain at the Theatre Du Chatelet; Judy Haynes in Nikolai Foster’s White Christmas (Jamie Wilson Productions Ltd) at the Leicester Curve; ensemble, covert Winifred Banks and the title role in Richard Eyre’s Mary Poppins at the Cameron Mackintosh.
She was an ensemble in the workshop for Matthew White’s Candide at the Menier Chocolate Factory, and Cora Munro in Dan Jackson and Julian Ronnie’s The Last Of The Mohicans.