Project Description

RICHARD GAU

After graduating Cum Laude Musical Theatre from T.U.T. Richard began his career in musical theatre in South Africa earning the supporting role of Robbie Gould and cover Johnny Castle in Dirty Dancing the musical which toured internationally. Followed by local productions such as Janice Honeyman’s Aladdin the pantomime, Tony Award winning plays such as Vanya and Sonya and Masha and Spike (Spike) and The Vertical Hour (Phillip) as well as the original musical Calling Us Home at the Joburg Theatre (Mike, Alternate Rafael), and recent international tours of Singing In The Rain (Alternate Don Lockwood and Cosmo Brown, Ensemble), Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamboat (Alternate Joseph, Brother Dan) and Evita (Alternate Magaldi).

Richard recently played the role of Bayode in an upcoming local feature film soon to premiere in South Africa, Aya, directed by Khalid EL – Jelailati

MEASUREMENTS

Height: 1.79     Waist: 30/32      Shoe: 8      Hair: Light Brown      Eyes: Green