Stuart Burt CDG

Casting Director

Current credits include: Sunset Boulevard (Savoy Theatre), Standing at the Sky’s Edge (Gillian Lynne Theatre) hite Christmas (Sheffield Crucible Theatre).

Previous credits include: Sylvia (Old Vic); Standing at the Sky’s Edge (National Theatre/Sheffield Crucible); Cabaret (Kit Kat Club/Playhouse Theatre); Romeo & Juliet (Shaftesbury Theatre); The Drifters Girl (Garrick Theatre); Sister Act (UK Tour/Eventim Apollo); Miss Saigon; Rock, Paper, Scissors; She Loves Me; Guys and Dolls (Sheffield Crucible); Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (London Palladium/Toronto/UK Tour); East is East (Birmingham Rep/National Theatre); Singin’ in the Rain (Sadlers Wells/International and UK Tours).

As Casting Director for The Jamie lloyd Company credits include: The Seagull (Harold Pinter Theatre); Cyrano de Bergerac (Playhouse Theatre/Harold Pinter Theatre/Theatre Royal Glasgow/BAM); Betrayal (Harold Pinter Theatre/Broadway); Season Casting Director for Pinter at the Pinter (Pinter Theatre); Doctor Faustus (Duke of York’s); The Maids; The Homecoming; The Hothouse; The Ruling Class; Richard III; Macbeth; East is East and The Pride (Trafalgar Studios).

Film credits include: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie (Ballroom Dancer Casting. Warp Pictures).

TV credits include: The Ashley Madison Affair (Hulu); Dance 100 (Netflix); Locked Up Abroad (National Geographic) and Dr Seuss’ The Grinch Musical! (NBC/Sky).

Stuart has been awarded three Casting Director’s Guild Awards, for Best Casting in Musical Theatre for Cabaret, Best in Regional Theatre for East is East and Best Casting in Theatre for Cyrano de Bergerac. In 2023 he was included in the Stage 100 list as one of the most influential people in British theatre.