Enjoy Celebrity Radio Anna Jane Casey West End Exclusive Life Story Interview…
Anna Jane Casey is one of the most popular, loved and respected leading lady in the West End.
Born in Salford, Casey trained at Lupino Dance School in Bury. She made her West End debut at age 16 as Rumpleteazer in Cats at New London Theatre.
After two years with Cats she then went on to Children of Eden at the Prince Edward Theatre.
Casey is truly one of the most magnetic personalities in the history of London theatre. Her voice is so powerful, moving and hugely memorable.
AJ currently Stars in ‘Forbidden Broadway’ at the Vaudeville Theatre in the West End of London….
Enjoy an Exclusive life story interview with Anna and Alex Belfield recorded in the West End:
In 1993 Casey performed in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the London Palladium in the role of Reuben’s Wife.
She also played Barbara-Lou and Rizzo (replacement) in Grease at Dominion Theatre.
She spent two years in Starlight Express at the Apollo Victoria Theatre playing the roles of Buffy, Dinah and Pearl.
In 1998 Casey fulfilled a lifelong ambition by playing Anita in West Side Story, both at the Prince Edward Theatre and on the national tour.
It was during this tour she met her husband, Graham MacDuff. Casey made her first appearance in Chicago as Velma Kelly in 1998, a role she has reprised on numerous occasions.
Casey appeared in the Open Air Theatre, Regent’s Park production of The Comedy of Errors as the Courtesan, in the summer of 2010.
She appeared in the BBC Prom celebrating the music of Rodgers & Hammerstein.
The concert was broadcast on the BBC on Saturday 28 August 2010.
Casey appeared as ‘The Lady of the Lake’ in ‘Spamalot’, at the Playhouse Theatre in London.
From 13 May 2013 Casey is set to play Mrs Wilkinson in ‘Billy Elliot the Musical’ at the Victoria Palace Theatre in London.
Interview recorded by Alex Belfield at Celebrity Radio in London 26th October 2014.