Debbie O'Brien

Casting Director

West End and UK touring credits include: Thriller Live (UK tour); Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story on Stage (UK tour); Knights of the Rose (Arts); 20th Century Boy (UK tour); Close to You (Criterion); Priscilla Queen of the Desert (UK tour); American Idiot (Arts and UK tour); Sinatra – A Man and His Music (Palladium); Our House (UK tour); Starlight Express (UK tour); Mum’s the Word (Noël Coward and UK tour); Jackie – The Musical (UK tour); I Was a Rat! (Birmingham Repertory Theatre); Grease (Victoria Palace and UK tour); The Snowman (UK tour); Flashdance (UK tour); The King and I (Palladium and UK tour); Show Boat (Royal Albert Hall); Dancing in the Streets (UK tour); The Rat Pack - Live from Las Vegas (Savoy and UK tour); Daisy Pulls It Off (Lyric); The Harder They Come (Playhouse); Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Palladium and UK tour); Saturday Night Fever (Appollo and UK tour); Fame (Aldwych and UK tour); Peter Pan and The Pirates of Penzance (Savoy); Smokey Joe's Café (Prince of Wales and UK tour); The Rocky Horror Show (Queen’s, Piccadilly, Duke of York’s, Victoria Palace and UK tour); Doctor In the House; Mahabharata, Anything Goes, What a Feeling, A Chorus Line and A Tribute to the Blues Brothers (all UK tours).

Regional and international credits include: Starlight Express, Once, We’ll Live and Die in These Towns, Jersey Boys, Rock of Ages, Priscilla Queen of the Desert and The Choir of Man (all for Norwegian Cruise Lines); Room, Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin (Theatre Royal, Stratford East); Five Guys Named Moe (Udderbelly, Edinburgh); The BFG (Birmingham Rep); Midsummer Songs, It’s a Wonderful Life, Little Shop of Horrors, Blues in the Night (all New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich); Propaganda Swing (Belgrade Theatre, Coventry); Hairspray; Laurel and Hardy; South Pacific; My Fair Lady; Me and My Girl, Guys and Dolls, Crazy For You, Oklahoma! (all Kilworth House); Amadeus; Romeo and Juliet; The Comedy of Errors; Merry Wives of Windsor; Twelfth Night and Only You Can Save Mankind.

Children’s casting credits include: Kinky Boots (Adelphi); The Bodyguard (Adelphi and UK tour); Caroline or Change (Playhouse and Chichester Festival Theatre); Annie (Piccadilly and UK tour); Show Boat (Royal Albert Hall); The Sound of Music (Kilworth House) and Medea.