S8 Ep59: Danny Bailey, star of A Strange Loop & Get Up Stand Up

In The Frame: Theatre Interviews from West End Frame

Nov 10 2023 • 1 hr 3 mins

Danny Bailey recently starred as Thought 5 in the London production of A Strange Loop at the Barbican Centre.

Some of Danny’s theatre credits include Hair, South Pacific, The Lion King, Motown, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Jesus Christ Superstar and Girl from the North Country. He played multiple roles to huge acclaim in the original West End cast of Get Up Stand Up.

Danny is also a writer, artist, journalist, speaker, activist, digital content producer, filmmaker and more. He founded The Palace Of The Dogs which started out as an online magazine and has evolved into a full out multi-disciplinary arts collective.

Danny's documentary Black Exodus was screened at the V&A, his play Pressure just had an unrehearsed reading at the Bush Theatre and he has many other projects underway.

In this episode Danny discusses his path into theatre, being an activist before it was 'cool', what fuels his creativity and lots more.

Follow Danny on Instagram: @itsdannybwoi and visit The Palace of The Dogs www.thepalaceofthedogs.co.uk

Hosted by Andrew Tomlins

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