Ruthie Henshall’s multi-award winning career has seen her star in the most popular musicals of the past thirty years in the West End and on Broadway, from her iconic appearance as Fantine in Les Misérables (including the tenth anniversary concert) to Cats, Miss Saigon, Crazy For You, She Loves Me (Olivier Award), Marguerite, Oliver!, A Chorus Line, Putting It Together, Billy Elliot (including the worldwide cinema release) and her legendary appearance as both Roxie and Velma in Chicago in the West End and on Broadway. She has also enjoyed tremendous success in plays, in concert and on television. Her recordings include four solo albums and numerous cast recordings.
Ruthie’s Australian debut was in our production of Side By Side By Sondheim.
In June 2019, we presented Ruthie’s debut Australian tour – Live & Intimate – which played at Sydney Opera House, Queensland Performing Arts Centre and as part of the Adelaide Cabaret Festival to standing ovations and rave reviews.
A mega-watt talent shining in all its dazzling brilliance!BBC Radio 4
She has style in spades.Ben BrantleyNew York Times
A dazzling burst of star power.The Times
When Ruthie Henshall takes to the stage, you sit up and take notice.Glam Adelaide
Tender, relaxed and really enjoyable.Adelaide Advertiser
Henshall delighted ... however, the revelatory part of the show was [her] virtuosity in comedy.Limelight Magazine