ENO1920 The Mikado: Anthony Van Laast

Anthony van Laast


Anthony van Laast trained at the London School of Contemporary Dance, later joining the company as both performer and choreographer.

Previous for ENO: The Mikado


Career Highlights

Theatre credits:  Mamma Mia! (Dora Mavor Moore Award, Helpman Award nomination); Sister Act; Side Show; Hair (Olivier Award nomination); Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Song and Dance (Green Room Award); Joseph and the Technicolour Dreamcoat (Olivier Award nomination, Dramalogue Award); Jesus Christ Superstar; Whistle Down the Wind, Bombay Dreams (Tony Award nomination); Into the Woods; A Little Night Music; Candide (Olivier Award).

Film work: Beauty and the Beast; Mamma Mia!; Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince; The Sex Pistols’ Great Rock and Roll Swindle; Never Say Never Again; Excalibur; Hope and Glory; Jesus Christ Superstar (Emmy Award); Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat.

Awards: In 1999 he was awarded the MBE for services to dance.

Last updated: 13th July 2023