Post-Show Drinks, a musical theatre podcast showcasing actors from the West End and beyond.
In this episode, we sit down with West End star Trevor Dion Nicholas.
Trevor tells about his current role in Hamilton as well as reliving some of his favourite moments as Genie in Aladdin.
We had lots of fun together during the recording of this podcast; Trevor finds out what Disney character he should be using the Disney instagram filter, his biggest on-stage mishaps and why he loves living in London so much.
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0:00 – 5:07 – Trevor talks about the buzz when the curtain comes down and the post show team talks that follow with the Hamilton cast. Working in the West End has kept Trevor in London, and he tells us about his leisure activities including cooking and visiting the Royal Albert Hall.
5:11 – 11:30 – Trevor reveals why joining the cast of Hamilton was like going back to school, and how he didn’t get glowing reviews from friends. He puts together a fantasy TV show he’d like to see George Washington and Genie take part in.
11:40 – 19:00 – Being in Disney’s Aladdin changed Trevor’s gym routine. He tells us how preparing to sing Friend Like Me was a major task. Trevor tries to remember the names of all the actors who played Aladdin opposite him during his time as Genie.
19:11 – 22:25 – Trevor takes on the Disney Instagram filter. He reveals how he’d love to work on The Lion King and tells us which character he’d like to play.
22:35 – 23:38 – Trevor reveals one of his recent stage mishaps involving Alexander Hamilton and a quill.
23:40 – 31:50 – Trevor’s band Neighbourhood Goliath have new music out and he tells us about it. Also, he speaks about how he’s always wanting to achieve more, and has set New Year goals for himself.
31:55 – 35:11 – Trevor takes a position in Prompt Corner as he plays a game to remember as many musical theatre lyrics as he can.