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Jon Robyns

Jean Valjean

Jon Robyns

Training: Mountview Academy of Performing Arts.

West End theatre credits include: Jean Valjean in Les Misérables (Sondheim Theatre); King George in Hamilton (Victoria Palace); Alternate Huey in Memphis (Original London Cast, Shaftesbury Theatre); Adam Nehemiah in Dessa Rose (Original London Cast, Trafalgar Studios); Galahad in Spamalot (Harold Pinter & Playhouse Theatres); Dickens Abridged (Original London Cast, Arts Theatre); Hollis in Road Show (Original European Cast, Menier Chocolate Factory); Marius in Les Misérables (Queen's Theatre); Princeton/Rod in Avenue Q (Original London Cast, Noel Coward & Gielgud Theatres). 

Other theatre credits include:  Robbie Hart in The Wedding Singer (UK Tour); Eddie Souther in Sister Act (UK Tour); Emmett Forrest in Legally Blonde (Curve Theatre, Leicester); Caractacus Potts in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (West Yorkshire Playhouse); Jamie in The Last Five Years (Greenwich Theatre); Galahad in Spamalot (UK Tour); Enjolras in Les Misérables (25th Anniversary International Tour); Dickens Unplugged (Yvonne Arnaud); Mark Cohen in Rent (English Theatre Frankfurt); Alternate Chris in Miss Saigon (UK tour); Cinderella (Southend - Qdos); Sleeping Beauty (Richmond - First Family); Cinderella (Brighton).

Film and television includes: Holby City (BBC); Nativity Rocks (Working Title); Les Misérables - The Staged Concert (Universal/Delfont Mackintosh); The World Reimagined (Colour Films).

Cast recordings: Memphis (Original London Cast Recording); Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Cast; Chess in Concert.

Solo albums: Open Book (Curtain Records); Musical Direction (Big Hand Records).

As well as acting, Jon tutors and directs at major drama schools in London and around the UK.

He is the proud patron of The South London Youth Theatre.

As a writer, Jon is currently developing a new musical “Then, Now & Next” in collaboration with Christopher J Orton, due for production in the near future.