THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE
Moe / Ensemble
Ben started dancing at the age of seven, in his home town of Milton Keynes and at the age of 10 he was competing throughout the UK, was training alongside some of the best performers around the world and by 16 years old had won and held numerous championship titles. He then wished to further his training in Dance, Singing and Acting, accepting a scholarship to study at Laine Theatre Arts and then the London Studio Centre before beginning his professional career, in 2006, at the age of 19, with Starlight Express. Ben has gained extensive experience in over 40 different styles of dance throughout his years and was being tutored by world champions; his repertoire includes Latin American, Ballet, Lyrical and Tap. Additionally, Ben is fully trained in Gymnastics/Acrobatics, Pas de deux and numerous styles of Hip Hop. He also trained for some time in Los Angeles, advancing his skills further in gymnastics and dance and was also coached in Toronto as an Aerialist where he has performed in London and New York City.
His achievements span over Musicals touring around the world as well as London’s West End including: Fosco in SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER; Kenickie in GREASE THE MUSICAL; Dance Captain in MEMPHIS; Stalker in THE BODYGUARD; THRILLER LIVE; Jack Frost in THE SNOWMAN; Dance Captain, Swing, Abe and C.C in FLASHDANCE THE MUSICAL; ANNIE THE MUSICAL; STARLIGHT EXPRESS UK & SCANDANAVIAN TOUR and FAME in Monte Carlo. His TV and Movie credits worldwide include: SPIDERMAN: AWAY FROM HOME; GHD. SKY MOBILE & WIMBLEDON COMMERCIALS; Theo James’ Body-Double in SANDITON (ITV); LIAR (SERIES 2) and MOTHERFATHERSON (BBC).