RACHEL TUCKER

Rachel Tucker

Rachel Tucker was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland and trained at the Royal Academy of Music.

Theatre includes: Mary in Tonight's The Night (national tour); Maureen Johnson in Rent (Olympia Theatre, Dublin), Sally Simpson in The Who's Tommy (national tour), Estelle Genovese in The Full Monty (national tour directed by Jack O'Brien), Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz (Lyric Theatre, Belfast), To Be Sure; Merry Christmas Betty Ford and Have A Nice Life (Lyric Theatre, Belfast).

Workshops include: Dusty Springfield in Dusty (Leicester Square Theatre) and Meg Giry in Love Never Dies directed by Jack O’Brien (Sydmonton Festival).

Rachel appeared on BBC's I'd Do Anything in 2008, where she reached the semi-final stages for the role of Nancy in Oliver! (the role was won by Jodie Prenger).

Rachel has recently finished playing Meat in We Will Rock You directed by Ben Elton at the DominionTheatre and has co-presented The Friday Show opposite Eamonn Holmes (BBC/Green Inc).

Rachel has just finished playing the green witch Elphaba in the musical Wicked! at the Apollo Victoria Theatre.