Oliver Lidert is a professional musical theatre performer based in London. Originally from the US and coming from a multi-ethnic background, he has worked in Philadelphia and New York and is now working in London’s West End.
Oliver trained at the Ira Brind College of Performing Arts (University of the Arts, Philadelphia), receiving a BFA in Musical Theatre. He then went on to pursue an MA in Acting and Music Theatre at the Central School of Speech and Drama, UK, graduating in 2008.
His credits in theatre involve both the US and the UK, having appeared in shows like The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre, The Book Of Mormon at the Prince of Wales Theatre, Porgy & Bess at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical at Aldwych Theatre, Aladdin at Prince Edward Theatre, The Prince Of Egypt at the Dominion Theatre, The Songs I’ll Never Sing at the St James Studio, Mathilde at the Embassy Theatre, Einstein’s Dreams at the NYC Theatre Science Festival, Nerds: A Computer Software Satire with the Philadelphia Theatre Company; Kinks: A Rock And Roll Fantasy at the Arts Bank, The Madwoman of Chaillot, The Hot Mikado, Romeo And Juliet at the Opera de Bauge, Eugene Onegin, Walk In The Light at the National Theatre, Ferdinand The Bull, A Perfect Ganesh and Caroline Or Change at the Arden Theatre.