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David Thaxton

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David was born in Neath, South Wales

Training: Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

Theatre: includes Giorgio in Passion (Donmar Warehouse – Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical), Maximilian in Candide (Menier Chocolate Factory), Enjolras in Les Misérables (Queen’s), Raoul in Love Never Dies (Adelphi), West End Men (Vaudeville), creating the role of the Wolf in the world premiere of John Doyle’s The Tailors Daughter (Welsh National Youth Opera), soloist at the opening gala for the Wales Millennium Centre, Foreman in Trial by Jury, and the subsequent Chandos recording (BBC National Orchestra of Wales, St David’s Hall), Nick Shadow in The Rake’s Progress (Wales Millennium Centre), Harasta in The Cunning Little Vixen (Cardiff Sherman), Sweeney Todd (Norwich Playhouse).

David is a founding member of the band Unborn Twin. Information and recordings can be found at www.unborntwin.com