Stuart Burt CDG

Original Casting Director

Stuart is a freelance Casting Director, Artistic Associate of the Lyric Hammersmith and a member of the Casting Director’s Guild of Great Britain and Ireland.

Recent projects include: Cyrano de Bergerac (Playhouse Theatre); & Juliet (Shaftesbury Theatre/Manchester Opera House); Guys and Dolls, Standing at the Sky’s Edge (Sheffield Crucible); The Madness of King George III, Kindertransport, The Memory of Water, Skellig (Nottingham Playhouse); The Rocky Horror Show (UK tour); Little Shop of Horrors (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre); Hogarth’s Progress: The Art of Success & Taste of the Town (Rose Theatre, Kingston), The Christmasaurus (Hammersmith Eventim Apollo); Oklahoma! (Grange Park Opera); The Seagull, A Doll’s House (Lyric Hammersmith); Terror (Lyric Hammersmith & Brisbane International Festival); Big Fish (The Other Palace); Uncle Vanya (Clwyd/Sheffield Crucible); and The Rocky Horror Show (European tour).

As Casting Director for The Jamie Lloyd Company, West End productions include: Pinter at the Pinter (Harold Pinter Theatre); Doctor Faustus (Duke of York’s Theatre); The Maids, The Homecoming, East is East, The Ruling Class, Richard III, The Pride, The Hothouse and Macbeth (Trafalgar Studios).

As Head of Casting for The Ambassador Theatre Group (2012-1017), plays in the West End include: Buried Child; The Spoils; The End of Longing and Passion Play.

Touring plays include: Blue/Orange; Private Lives and Gaslight.

Musical credits include: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels; The Rocky Horror Show; Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown; Annie Get Your Gun; Tonight’s the Night; The Choir and Spamalot.