SHERYL HOOVER - Arcola Cast
Laura trained at the Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts.
In 2016 she was nominated for a prestigious Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her performance as Millie in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers at London’s Open Air Theatre, Regent’s Park.
Theatre Credits include: Rose in AmDram The Musical (The Other Palace/Queen Mary 2); Charity in Sweet Charity (Pimlico Opera/HMP Bronzefield); Natasha/Pamela in Flowers For Mrs Harris (Chicester Festival Theatre); Melanie in The Gronholm Method (Menier Chocolate Factory); Charity Barnum in Barnum (Menier Chocolate Factory); Nell in Nell Gwynn (ETT & Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. UK Tour); Anna in Platinum (Hampstead Theatre); Violet in Side Show (Southwark Playhouse); Pamela/Natasha in Flowers for Mrs Harris (Sheffield Crucible); Nancy in Oliver! (Leicester Curve); Jean in The Smallest Show on Earth (UK Tour); Milly Bradon in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre – 2016 Olivier Nomination); Young Phyllis in Follies in Concert (Royal Albert Hall); Petra in A Little Night Music in Concert (Palace Theatre); Maria in The Sound of Music (Leicester Curve); Margaret in The Return of the Soldier (Jermyn Street Theatre); Woman in Marry Me A Little (St. James Theatre); Falconer in The Light Princess (National Theatre); Adele in A Man of No Importance (Salisbury Playhouse); Nicky in Shakers (Queens Theatre, Hornchurch); Mabel in Mack & Mabel (Southwark Playhouse); Charity in Sweet Charity (Belfast MAC); Snake in The Little Prince by Nick Lloyd Webber (Lyric Theatre, Belfast); Lucille in Parade (Southwark Playhouse); Sarah Brown in Guys & Dolls (Theatre Clwyd, Wolsey Theatre Ipswich & Salisbury); Lola in Copacabana (The Watermill Theatre); Lead in The World Goes Round (Wellingborough Castle); Jill in Jack & Jill (Oxford Playhouse); Kathy in Little Fish (Finborough Theatre); Betty Schaefer in Sunset Boulevard (The Comedy Theatre, West End & The Watermill Theatre); Susan in The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe (West Yorkshire Playhouse); Young Heidi/ Young Dee Dee in Follies (Royal and Derngate Theatre, Northampton); Woman 1 in Closer Than Ever (Edinburgh Festival); Queen Isabella in Edward II (Edinburgh Festival).
Television Credits include recently guest lead roles in Doctors and Father Brown (both for the BBC).
Workshop Credits: Snake in The Little Prince; Mabel Stark in Mabel Stark; Tiger Tamer (Royal & Derngate Theatre, Northampton).