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Starlight Express Credits

London - 07/1986 - 03/1987- Swing

London - 03/1987 - 03/1988 - Gang

Japan Tour - 04/1990 - 07/1990 - Krupp 2 (cover Electra)

London - 10/1991 - 1993 - Krupp

London - 1998 - 1999 - Krupp

London - 1999 - 2000 - Rocky 1

London - 07/2000 - 2001 - Rocky 1

Biography (1998)

Trained: Omnibus Theatre School.

Theatre: Macduff in Macbeth (Tilt Theatre Company); Oswald in King Lear (West Yorkshire Playhouse, Hackney Empire); Tybalt/Benvolio in Romeo and Juliet Jimmy in All Change (Cheltenham Everyman); Bhima in The Snow Queen (West Yorkshire Playhouse); The Snowman (Birmingham Repertory Theatre); Krupp and Electra in Starlight Express (London and Japan); Robot and Cook in Alice (Leeds Playhouse); The Robot in No Future for Robots (Commercial Break Theatgre Company); title role in Othello (Production Village).

Television: Luba in Bugs III (Carnival Productions); The Bill (Thames); Policeman in Pineapple Chunks, Policeman in 999, Lloyd in Hard Feelings (BBC); Murderer in The Gentle Touch (LWT).

Film: Wayne in Dead Lucky; Knight in Knights and Emeralds (Goldcrest); Fighter in the 'James Bond' Octopussy.

Video: Promotional video for Dixons.

Biography (1986)

Michael Skyers trained at The Omnibus Theatre School and Pineapple Dance Studios. His first professional engagement was in Barcelona in a cabaret show called Muntaner 4. He has since appeared on Television in programmes such as The Gentle Touch, Bluebell, Give Us A Break and a Play for Today, Hard Feelings. His film credits include Octopussy, The Last Days of Pompeii and Knights and Emeralds, produced by David Puttnam. In the theatre he played the part of Robot in Alice, the musical, directed by Nick Hines and choreographed by Heather Seymour.