The Red Shoes (2016/17 tour) - Ivan Boleslawsky
Liam began his dance training in his hometown of Kingston upon Hull at the Northern Academy of Performing Arts, later becoming a pupil at the age of 11 at White Lodge, the Royal Ballet School.
Shortly after, he landed the role of Billy in the original cast of Billy Elliot the Musical, also featuring on the original cast recording. During his 18-month run, he performed at The Royal Variety Performance, was invited by Anna Wintour to perform in New York City at Vogue’s Met Ball, can be seen in Elton John’s music video ‘Electricity’, and was awarded a Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical. In 2014, Liam returned to Billy Elliot for a one-off live performance screened to cinemas worldwide playing the role of Older Billy.
At the age of 19, Liam completed his training at the Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance with a first-class BA (hons).
For New Adventures: Nutcracker! (2011-12), Play Without Words (2012), original cast and USA tour of Sleeping Beauty in the role of Count Lilac (2012-13), The Prince in Swan Lake (2013-14), Edward in Edward Scissorhands (2014-15), Angelo in The Car Man (2015), and has recently been seen playing the roles of Count Lilac and Carabosse/Caradoc in Sleeping Beauty (2015-16) touring the UK and Asia.
Other credits include: Mikey Adams in Wire in the Blood (ITV), A Linha Curva by Itzik Galili, Rambert Dance Company (2010), Dancer of the Month in the Dancing Times (2012), Matthew Bourne’s Christmas (More4/Leopard Films), ‘Imagine’ – A Beauty Is Born: Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty (BBC2), Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty (BBC2 & DVD) British Style by Drew McOnie for the Queen’s Coronation Concert at Buckingham Palace (BBC), the Deloitte Ignite Festival at the Royal Opera House, dancing the Swan Duet with Royal Ballet’s Edward Watson, and Sunday Night at the Palladium (ITV)