Sunday Favourites: Jason Pennycooke - Following the huge success of the first season of Sunday Favourites at The Other Palace, Lambert Jackson are thrilled to return with another star-filled line-up of intimate West End concerts! Sunday Favourites is designed to bring musical theatre lovers closer to their favourite stars of the West End. With just over 300 seats, the main theatre of The Other Palace is a perfect, beautifully intimate concert space where every seat feels close to the stage and everyone has the perfect view to see West End superstars perform an acoustic show of their favourite songs. Meet and greet options are available.
Jason Pennycooke is a British multiple Olivier Award nominated and WhatsOnStage Award winning actor and choreographer and is one of the most decorated West End stars working today. Jason is currently playing the dual roles of ‘Marquis de Lafayette’ and ‘Thomas Jefferson’ in the West End production of the global sensation ‘Hamilton’, which began previews in December 2017, and for which he was nominated for the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical. Jason also played the role of ‘Jacob’ in the Menier Chocolate Factory production of ‘La Cage Au Folles’ which subsequently transferred to the West End at the Playhouse Theatre, and the role of ‘Bobby’ in the West End production of ‘Memphis’, both of which saw him nominated for the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role in a Musical.
As a choreographer, Jason choreographed and starred in ‘The Big Life’ at the Apollo Theatre for which he was nominated for best choreographer in a musical at the 2006 Whatsonstage Awards. He also choreographed ‘Porgy and Bess’ at the Savoy Theatre.